Hotels near Broken Chair
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Geneva’s Broken Chair is a symbolic reminder of what landmines do during times of war. It’s a chair standing 39 feet high, made of 5.5 tons of wood, with three legs. The broken fourth leg figuratively represents the victims who lost a limb due to bombs and landmines.

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Hotel Rousseau
Hotel Rousseau
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7.9
Good
Rue Rousseau, 13, Geneva
from $98
Hotel Windsor
Hotel Windsor
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6.8
Good
31 Rue De Berne, Geneva
from $87
Hotel Auteuil
Hotel Auteuil
|
8.4
Excellent
33 Rue De Lausanne, Geneva
from $124
Ramada Encore Geneva
Ramada Encore Geneva
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8.3
Excellent
10-12, Route des Jeunes, Lancy
from $105
Drake Longchamp Swiss Quality Hotel
Drake Longchamp Swiss Quality Hotel
32 Rue Rothschild, Geneva
from $142
Aparthotel Adagio Geneve Mont Blanc
Aparthotel Adagio Geneve Mont Blanc
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7.8
Good
Rue Thalberg 4, Geneva
from $131
Le Montbrillant Hôtel Residence
Le Montbrillant Hôtel Residence
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7.9
Good
2 rue Montbrillant, Geneva
from $84
ibis Geneve Centre Lac
ibis Geneve Centre Lac
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5.8
Fair
26 Rue de Berne, Geneva
from $106
Hotel Suisse
Hotel Suisse
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8.2
Excellent
10 Place Cornavin, Geneva
from $110
Chez Maman
Chez Maman
2 Ramp Quidort, Lancy
from $108
More About Hotels near Broken Chair...

What’s Broken Chair?

Broken Chair is a monumental 21st century masterpiece created by Swiss artist Daniel Berset. Carpenter Louis Geneve meticulously built the chair. Now it stands on the grounds of the Palace of Nations. Some say it’s meant to represent a broken world while others say a shattered spirit.

Which Hotels Are Closest to Broken Chair?

Les Nations Hotel is affordable and close to the Broken Chair. It’s beautifully renovated and close to the railway. NH Rex, boasting a roof top terrace, has a café and accepts pets while the inexpensive ibis Geneve Centre Nations is five-minutes from the airport and offers Wi-Fi. A new hotel, the Lido costs a bit more, has Wi-Fi, with a surcharge, and accepts pets. Lastly, the Nash Airport Hotel has a business and fitness center along with a spa/sauna.

What Are the Benefits or Drawbacks from Staying at a Hotel Near Broken Chair?

Surrounding Broken Chair and the Palace of Nations are places like the Glass Museum, beautiful Ariana Park, and Jardin Botanique. Being near the Aisle of Flags is spectacular, however it is busy at times.

What Do I Need to Know About Broken Chair?

There is no entrance fee to view Broken Chair. Made for the NGO Handicap International in 1997, today it is a symbol of peace.

 

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