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 d'Allèves
Hotel d'Allèves
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9.0
Excellent
Rue du Cendrier 16, Geneva
from $202
Hotel Les Nations
Hotel Les Nations
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8.2
Excellent
Rue du Grand-Pré 62, Geneva
from $107
Hotel Longemalle-worldhotel
Hotel Longemalle-worldhotel
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8.2
Excellent
Place De Longemalle 13, Geneva
from $149
Drake Longchamp Swiss Quality Hotel
Drake Longchamp Swiss Quality Hotel
32 Rue Rothschild, Geneva
from $148
Home Swiss Hotel
Home Swiss Hotel
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8.4
Excellent
Av. de Sainte-Clotilde 7, Geneva
from $119
Hotel Edelweiss
Hotel Edelweiss
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8.2
Excellent
Place de la Navigation 2, Geneva
from $149
NH Geneva City
NH Geneva City
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7.6
Good
Avenue Wendt 42 - 44, Geneva
from $120
Hotel Montana
Hotel Montana
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7.8
Good
23 Rue Des Alpes, Geneva
from $123
InterContinental Geneve
InterContinental Geneve
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8.6
Excellent
7-9 Chemin Du Petit Saconnex, Geneva
from $283
Metropole Geneve
Metropole Geneve
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8.7
Excellent
34 Quai General Guisan, Geneva
from $340
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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