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 Les Nations
Hotel Les Nations
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8.1
Excellent
Rue du Grand-Pré 62, Geneva
from $111
Quality Hotel Geneva City Centre
from $197
Hotel Eden Genève
Hotel Eden Genève
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8.5
Excellent
135 Rue De Lausanne, Geneva
from $158
Auberge de Confignon
Auberge de Confignon
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8.0
Excellent
Place de l'Eglise 6, Confignon, Geneva
from $121
Hostellerie de la Vendée
Hostellerie de la Vendée
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7.7
Good
Chemin De La Vendée 28, Lancy
from $85
Novotel Geneve Centre
Novotel Geneve Centre
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7.8
Good
19 Rue De Zurich, Geneva
from $166
Hotel Excelsior
Hotel Excelsior
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7.9
Good
Rue J.-J. Rousseau 34, Geneva
from $92
Chez Maman
Chez Maman
2 Rampe Quidort, Lancy
from $104
Hotel Des Alpes
Hotel Des Alpes
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8.4
Excellent
14 Rue Des Alpes, Geneva
from $110
Hotel Rousseau Geneva
Hotel Rousseau Geneva
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7.8
Good
rue Rousseau 13, Geneva
from $106
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.