Grand Hôtel du Lac          


 Rue d'Italie 1 1800 Vevey − Switzerland

A tradition of hospitality, individualized service and refined cuisine which excell today. Entirely renovated by Pierre-Yves Rochon the hotel shines like a jewel on the shores of Lake Geneva. Let yourself be seduced by our restaurant awarded with a Michelin Star. The hotel offers 50 rooms with an exceptional view over the harbor of Vevey, lake Geneva, Swiss and French Alps.
Our Dr. Burgerner Switzerland Care & Spa is the ideal location to relax and get a rejuvenating massage, workout in our fitness room or simply laze and be pampered at our outdoor pool. Come and enjoy our afternoon tea service. Discover a restaurant where an exciting choice of regional dishes and skillfully selected wine from the Lavaux region, a UNESCO World heritage site, are on offer to you. The entire team at the Grand Hotel du Lac awaits to welcome you.

Grand Hôtel du Lac

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Services

The hotel services include: 24-hour reception and concierge desk, in-room dinning, restaurant, bar/lounges, multilingual staff, laundry and dry cleaning services, porter service, babysitting on request, daily international newspapers, complimentary overnight shoe cleaning service, business desk, complimentary internet access in all hotel rooms, wireless LAN available in the entire hotel, baby beds are available upon request, complimentary use of public transportation.
Two floors of the hotel are non-smoking. Two rooms are designed for physically disabled persons. 12 parking spaces are available at the hotel.

VIP Limousine service

The hotel is pleased to offer the fleet of Mercedes-Benz limousines for your comfort and convenience.

ROOMS & SUITE

LÉMAN SUITE

120 m2 · MAXIMUM 4 PEOPLE · SEPARATE RECEPTION ROOM · VIEW OF LAKE GENEVA AND THE ALPS

The quintessence of elegance! Upon entering the suite it is instantly revealed to be an exceptional gem.

Unique. Inspiring. Light-filled. The Léman Suite combines sublime décor with refined accessories and rich colours. Here, red and black reign. Come in! Breathtaking view of Lake Geneva and the Alps. Luxury, splendour and harmony combine for moments of rare intensity.

SERVICES & FEATURES

  • View of Lake Geneva and the French Alps
  • Private balcony with outdoor table and chairs
  • Decorated in red and black
  • Separate bedroom and lounge
  • Luxurious indoor lounge
  • Separate marble bathroom with Italian style rain-effect shower
  • GUERLAIN bath products
  • Separate w.c. and washbasin for guests
  • Open kitchen
  • Minibar & unlimited use of Nespresso Coffee Machine
  • Office – 2 direct telephone lines – Electronic safe
  • B&O multimedia system – 46 inch plasma TV
  • iPad / iPod dock – Free Wi-Fi
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Choice of pillow on request
  • Additional bed and/or cot available upon request – extra charges apply
  • Maximum 4 people in the Suite

JUNIOR SUITE

38 TO 45 m· MAXIMUM 3 PEOPLE · VUE OF LAKE GENEVA & THE ALPS

Between fascination and sensation, the feeling of being at home and the sensual promise of an exquisite stay.

A light-filled and spacious suite awaits you! Soothing colours – yellow or blue tones – elegant and radiant charm. The lounge area and the sumptuous bed offer delightful relaxation. And the entrancing view of Lake Geneva and the majestic French Alps for magnificent starry nights.

SERVICES & FEATURES

  • View of Lake Geneva and the French Alps.
  • Private balcony with outdoor table and chairs
  • Decorated in pastel shades of blue and beige
  • Lounge area within the room
  • Bathroom with bathtub and shower or bathtub only
  • GUERLAIN bath products
  • Office – direct telephone lines – Electronic safe
  • 43” LED TV with satellite TV – DVD player on request
  • Minibar & Nespresso Machine
  • iPad / iPod dock – Free Wi-Fi
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Choice of pillow on request
  • Additional bed and/or cot available on request – extra charges apply
  • Maximum 3 people in the Suite

DELUXE ROOM

25 TO 32 m2 · MAXIMUM 3 PEOPLE · VIEW OF LAKE GENEVA & THE ALPS

Airy, light, blissful, and all with a magnificent view.

South-facing windows. Just below, our verdant garden and its terrace. In front, Lake Geneva and the French Alps. To read or to daydream? Whether sitting on the balcony or relaxing in the comfort of the blue or golden tones of your room, take full advantage of a moment suspended in time!

SERVICES & FEATURES

  • View of Lake Geneva and the French Alps.
  • Private balcony with outdoor table and chairs
  • Decorated in pastel shades
  • Corner with armchair
  • Bathroom with bathtub and/or shower
  • GUERLAIN bath products
  • 43” LED TV with satellite TV – DVD player on request
  • Office – direct telephone lines – Electronic safe
  • Minibar & Nespresso Machine
  • iPad / iPod dock – Free Wi-Fi
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Choice of pillow on request
  • Additional bed and/or cot available on request – extra charges apply
  • Maximum 3 people in the Room

SUPERIOR ROOM

20 TO 26 m2 · MAXIMUM 3 PEOPLE · TOWN VIEW

Relaxation and elegance.

Enjoy a welcoming stay in a room bathed in daylight. What could be more attractive? Delicate décor, fine materials and light-giving yellow tones. Sumptuous style for well-being and comfort!

SERVICES & FEATURES

  • View of the courtyard and the town
  • Décor in yellow and pastel tones
  • Bathroom with bathtub or shower
  • GUERLAIN bath products
  • 43” LED TV with satellite TV – DVD player on request
  • Office – direct telephone lines – Electronic safe
  • Minibar & Nespresso Machine
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Choice of pillow on request
  • Additional bed and/or cot available on request – extra charges apply
  • Maximum 3 people in the Room

Wellness & Relaxation

CARE & TREATMENTS 

DR BURGENER - SWITZERLAND

“My passion is for creating cosmetic products that combine the finest natural ingredients with the latest anti-ageing technologies. An expert in beauty and rejuvenation for the last 20 years, I select, design and compose my products – all with the quality and excellence of the Swiss label – in a laboratory in Switzerland.

These unique products are available in luxury SPAs around the world, offering my best cosmetic discoveries to an exacting international clientèle for their health, beauty and wellness. The Grand Hôtel du Lac, in all its splendour, is the fount of Haute Couture, a unique and revolutionary concept among my personalised beauty treatments.

I have the immense pleasure of designing the rituals, treatments and care regimes offered at this exceptional SPA. My team and I are delighted to welcome you to our haven of relaxation and wellness.”

Haute Couture or Customized Beauty

The Haute Couture concept, developed by Dr. Pauline Burgener, PhD in biology, is a unique and revolutionary complete skin care program combining analyses, treatments and customized cosmetic products with the most advanced technologies.

This program is based on a detailed understanding of your skin. In a dedicated space equipped with the most sophisticated analysis and treatment machines, a series of in-depth analyses enable us to profile your skin and create its identity card.

Following the initial analysis, a treatment program and a complete range of custom-made products will be composed. Dr. Burgener, the Haute Couture specialist, will monitor your skin’s evolution with analyses, treatments and fully adapted products throughout the year.


SPA

SAUNA - STEAM BATH- FITNESS - RELAXATION ROOM

Soft lighting, elegant décor and an intimate ambience invite you to take a break, relax and experience wellness.

At the beginning or end of an intense day, unwind in the steam room or relax in the warmth of the sauna and the tranquillity of our relaxation rooms. Or boost your energy in our fitness room to energize your day!

Then, settle down comfortably on our magnificent sofas, take advantage of the warmth of our teas and savour this beneficial moment of calm!


SWIMMING POOL

RELAX!

Under a golden rain tree and under the summer sunshine, there is a small haven of peace here.

Spending a day beside our outdoor swimming pool feels like a day trip in the magnificent setting of the Grand Hôtel du Lac, with its elegant and discreet charm! Here, take full advantage of this particular space, lying on our comfortable deckchairs or swimming. Choose to relax or tone up, or both!

Sunbathing and swimming against the backdrop of Lake Geneva, what could be more tempting? Allow yourself to be carried away by the scent of the holidays. Experience a moment of pure relaxation. Enjoy our home-made iced tea while leafing through a selection of magazines and take advantage of our eyeglass cleaning service!

Sunny or shaded, our swimming pool space welcomes you and we do too!

OPENING HOURS

Open every day from May to September from 9am to 6pm.

Hotel guests have free access to the swimming pool.
External guests have an entrance at an extra cost of CHF 85.-. This rate includes a credit of CHF 30.- for dishes and drinks of your choice, valuable during the same day at the swimming pool and at the La Marina selling point.

Meetings & Events

BANQUET & COCKTAIL

A SPECIAL EVENT?
WE LOOK FORWARD TO RECEIVING YOUR!

Style, elegance and comfort for every meeting.

Celebrations, birthdays, anniversaries, ceremonies, dinners, end of year celebrations: every event held at the Grand Hôtel du Lac is hosted with the greatest of care, guaranteeing that yours is a unique experience. Enjoy mellow or festive moments in our rooms with their superb, elegant décor designed to bring you peace or provide inspiration.

Our staff are at your service and are on hand to respond to your every need. Our Chef’s delicate and inventive Michelin-starred cuisine will accompany you throughout your event.


WEDDING

CELEBRATION, MAGIC, FANTASY, BEAUTY, LOVE!

Let time stand still!

Yes! Step into a moment out of time, experience a once-in-a-lifetime moment and create unforgettable memories! Celebrate your special event in a stunning setting with a joyous, enchanting ambiance. Experience moments of unbridled delight in the company of your loved ones. Your home from home at the Grand Hôtel du Lac!

Every couple is unique. Your wedding celebration will be too!

We offer a personalized service with a menu created especially for you by our star Chef in accordance with your desires. We take our inspiration from the character of the couple and work with them and their family traditions to offer a unique day filled with emotion, love and celebration. For this, we accompany you during every step of your wedding preparations, so that your dream day becomes a dazzling reality!


SEMINARS & WORK MEETING

A PLEASANT WORKING ENVIRONMENT!

An inspiring atmosphere, a serene setting, comfort and service all combine to create the optimal conditions for your working sessions.

Several spacious and elegant meeting rooms are available and can be configured to meet your needs. Aiming to exceed our customers’ expectations, we provide a personalised welcome and offer a follow-up service throughout your working sessions.

Our various rooms bring a plus to your meetings with natural light and décor conducive to reflection!

Activities

FAVORITES

FULL OF SURPRISES AND DISCOVERIES...

“On the opposite shore, she could make out lights. Lights that seemed almost welcoming now, the lights of the Hôtel du Lac.”

Anita Brookner, Hôtel du Lac”, 1984

A FEW OF OUR FAVOURITES...

  • The vineyards of Lavaux, UNESCO World Heritage site
  • Chillon Castle
  • Cruises on the lake with the Boat company CGN
  • Walks in the mountains via the MOB railway line
  • Chaplin’s World, Museum created in homage to Charlie Chaplin and his work – Corsier-sur-Vevey
  • Nest – the Henri Nestlé Museum – Vevey
  • Montreux Jazz Festival
  • Cully Jazz Festival
  • The Festival Images of Vevey
  • The 2019 Vevey Winegrowers Festival

MUSEUMS & CULTURE

A SOURCE OF INSPIRATION

“Art does not reproduce the visible, it makes it visible”
Paul Klee

A LARGE CHOICE IS AVAILABLE

  • Chaplin’s World – Corsier-sur-Vevey
  • Nest – the museum Henri Nestlé – Vevey
  • Alimentarium – Food museum – Vevey
  • Musée Jenisch – Art Museum – Vevey
  • The Swiss Camera Museum– Vevey
  • Vevey Historical Museum
  • Museum of the Brotherhood of Winemakers – Vevey
  • Le Reflet Theatre – Vevey
  • Oriental Theatre – Vevey
  • Festival Images of Vevey
  • The 2019 Vevey Winegrowers Festival
  • Villa « Le Lac » Le Corbusier – Corseaux
  • The Swiss Museum of Games – La Tour-de-Peilz
  • Montreux Museum
  • Montreux Jazz Festival
  • Blonay-Chamby Museum– Chaulin
  • Chillon Castle -Veytaux
  • Cully Jazz Festival
  • The Olympic Museum – Lausanne
  • Museum the Fondation de l’Hermitage – Lausanne
  • The Elysée Museum – Lausanne
  • Museum the Fondation Gianadda – Martigny

NATURE & EXCURSIONS

VEVEY LAKESIDE AND MOUNTAIN AREA

In search of rejunevation, adventure or a shared moment with friends or family? The natural environment surrounding us is a trove of innate treasures!

From dawn to dusk, the breathtaking beauty of our region is yours to enjoy. Emotion at sunrise over the Rochers de Naye and the Dent-de-Jaman; inspiration at sunset behind the Jura mountain chain. To the south, looking across the Dents du Midi mountains, the Grammont ridge and the Cornettes de Bise peaks, the fabulous landscape is to be admired. To the north, the roundness of the Vaudoise Alps forms a soothing harmony. From the top of these peaks or from the magnificent vineyards of Lavaux, a plunging view over the stunning immensity of the lake. The whites, pinks, blues and purples of the sky. The lake, green, grey, azure. In more nuanced weather, the magic of Lake Geneva and the mountains remains! A source of inspiration for many painters and artists, our region will also reveal its splendour to you during your stay.

Let yourself be carried away by the beauty of our natural surroundings!


CHILDREN

STARS IN THEIR EYES!

Children are more than welcome at the Grand Hôtel du Lac!

Spend a moment in a magical place: fascinating! We will do our utmost to ensure not only the well-being of your children but also to make theirs an unforgettable stay which is pleasant for all the family.

Special children’s menus for our little guests, enjoy spending time at our brunch, stroll along the quays, admire the incredible views, play, go on a family excursion… Enjoy!

Fascinating and carefree childhood moments for memorable expériences!

A few suggestions:

  • Alimentarium – Food museum – Vevey
  • Accrobranche – Aigle
  • Aquaparc – Le Bouveret
  • Chaplin’s World – Corsier-sur-Vevey
  • The Chillon Castle – Veytaux
  • International street artists Festival – Vevey
  • The Chocolate train – belle époque train linking Montreux to the Cailler de Broc chocolate factory
  • The Swiss Museum of Games– La Tour-de-Peilz
  • Nest, the museum Henri Nestlé – Vevey
  • Marmot Paradies – Les Rochers de Naye
  • Swiss Vapeur Parc – Le Bouveret
  • Servion Zoo

THE HENRYK’S BAR

A SPACE TO TAKE TIME OUT FOR YOURSELF

Unwind, enjoy, and savour magical moments in an inspiring universe!
Make yourself at home at the very heart of the hotel. Bathed in daylight, the sublime décor and the breathtaking floral creations welcome you each day. The subdued evening lighting is conducive to finding a comfy spot in one of our lounges, relaxing, chatting, reading, or enjoying an original cocktail created by our mixologists.
A multi-hued voyage into the Chinese-influence bar, the classic-contemporary lounge and the Oriental lounge decorated in the sumptuous colours of a thousand and one nights.

WINE CELLAR

TASTING AND DISCOVERY!

A passion to be shared!
Discover our Head sommelier Sébastien Chanson’s wine selections in a casual and congenial atmosphere. He will introduce you to wines from different regions, different grape varieties and the grands crus. A tasting of Swiss wines and especially the wines of Lavaux, our local wine-growing region, and also wines from around the world.
Savoured with our aperitif suggestions around a convivial table at the heart of our cellar!

THE CHEF’S TABLE

AT THE HEAERT OF OUR SIGNATURE CUISINE LIE FLAVOURS, AROMAS AND DELICACIES!

Taste, temptation, revelation, emotion!
In an exclusive and intimate atmosphere, for foodies seeking for a personalised experience, we have created a customised table d’hôte space within our kitchens, offering you an exclusive encounter with our star chef Thomas Neeser and his team.

LES SAISONS RESTAURANT *

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EXQUISITE AND CREATIVE CUISINE

Chef Thomas Neeser
1* in the Michelin Guide since 2011
16/20 in the Gault & Millau Guide since 2011
Member of the Grandes Tables de Suisse

Signature cuisine and enchanting universe. With your senses awakened, allow yourself to be carried away by a symphony of colours, flavours and aromas.
A rarefied and distinguished atmosphere. In an intimate setting imbued with serenity, our Michelin-starred restaurant sublimates the beauty of its surroundings. Exceptional produce from the region and around the world, glorified each season by our innovative star chef Thomas Neeser. The wine list gives pride of place to the finest wines of Lavaux, the table is exquisite, while discreet and attentive service ensures an unforgettable experience.

BRASSERIE LA VÉRANDA

OPEN EVERY DAY MORNING, LUNCHTIME AND EVENING TERRACE IN SUMMER TASTE! ENJOY!

Tradition, combined with our Chef’s personal touch!
In harmony with the seasons, enjoy a selection of local produce, selected and divinely prepared by our star chef Thomas Neeser and his kitchen team. Our chic brasserie will entrance you with its vibrant and elegant atmosphere! Light-filled and airy with a veranda overlooking the garden, terrace, lake and the Alps, it is an invitation to relax and savour our culinary delights.

At lunchtime, the menu of the week is available in 1, 2 or 3 courses!

La Véranda at lunchtime
A la carte and lunch temptation
Every week our chef Thomas Neeser proposes a set menu of 3 dishes for CHF 59 -, mineral water and tea or coffee included.
Monday to Friday excluding holidays.
La Véranda at dinnertime
A la carte or 3- or 4-course menu from CHF 85.-
Every evening, Saturday lunchtime and holidays.

LA MARINA

EPHEMERAL MOMENTS, PRECIOUS MOMENTS!

Unwind and relax for the length of a summer!
Pleasantly seated on sofas by the lakeside or within the garden, you will be able to enjoy the terrace and the outdoor bar and restaurant. Chill out, indulge yourself and admire the fabulous surroundings of Lake Geneva, the little harbour and the mountains.
A menu of drinks, cocktails and a selection of seasonal dishes are available throughout the day. Every summer a new world cuisine is in the spotlight. Discover and enjoy! A new menu every summer!

LIME POOL CLUB

SWIMMING COOL SPIRIT

An intoxicating freshness in the sun.
The spirit of summer, the spirit of holidays. The swimming pool, the deckchairs, the sunbrellas, the lapping of the water, the rustling of the trees, the sweetness of the wind, the scents of summer… everything invites you to relax!
And what about ice cubes?
Looking for a refreshing drink, a snack, a salad or a sweet treat? We offer you an original menu based on healthy and fresh products throughout the day in this unique area in Vevey.
Swimming pool access :
For our Hotel residents: free and unlimited access
For our non-residents: Day access at CHF 85 per person (including a CHF 30 credit at the pool bar)

SUNDAY BRUNCH

PLEASURE AND SHARING WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS!

A bouquet of aromas and flavours greets you!
It is a pleasure to welcome you to our famous Sunday brunch! A moment of sharing and celebration par excellence, for taking time to savour the present time with family and friends! A choice of quality dishes, a warm and musical atmosphere, fascinating and original décor all combine to provide divine moments of sharing.

Musical entertainment with Elisa at the piano and singing.
Pastry workshop and supervision for children.

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Nestled in the heart of Montreux Riviera and the Lavaux wine region (a UNESCO World heritage site), Vevey is the birth place of milk chocolate and was home to Charlie Chaplin. The Grand Hotel du Lac has participated in the development of this world famous destination.

By car
Motorway A 1 exit “Vevey”, towards Vevey centre. Take Simplon road, towards Montreux, turn right in the roundabout.

Airport
Genève (Intl) 85 km

Train station
Vevey 0,9 km

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