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 Comédie
Hotel Comédie
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3.4
12, Rue de Carouge, Geneva
from $165
Hotel Residence Cityzen
Hotel Residence Cityzen
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3.9
10, Rue Sismondl, Paquis, Geneva
from $103
Best Western Hotel Strasbourg
Best Western Hotel Strasbourg
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3.8
10 Rue Pradier, Geneva
from $89
Hotel Astoria
Hotel Astoria
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3.9
6, Place de Cornavin, Geneva
from $103
ibis Styles Geneve Gare
ibis Styles Geneve Gare
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4.3
Place Cornavin 8, Geneva
from $132
Torhôtel Genève
Torhôtel Genève
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3.9
Rue Ami-Levrier 3, Geneva
from $93
Hotel Rousseau
Hotel Rousseau
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4.0
Rue Rousseau, 13, Geneva
from $119
Swiss Luxury Apartments
Swiss Luxury Apartments
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4.5
Rue Philippe-Plantamour 6, Geneva
from $421
Hotel Cristal
Hotel Cristal
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4.0
4 Rue Pradier, Geneva
from $105
Home Swiss Hotel
Home Swiss Hotel
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4.2
Av. de Sainte-Clotilde 7, Geneva
from $118
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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