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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Mandarin Oriental Geneva
Mandarin Oriental Geneva
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4.5
1, Quai Turrettini, Geneva
from $479
Calvy
Calvy
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3.4
5 Ruelle Du Midi, Geneva
from $161
ibis Geneve Centre Gare
ibis Geneve Centre Gare
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4.0
10 Rue Voltaire, Geneva
from $113
Hotel Eden Genève
Hotel Eden Genève
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4.3
135 Rue De Lausanne, Geneva
from $145
Hotel Excelsior
Hotel Excelsior
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3.8
Rue J.-J. Rousseau 34, Geneva
from $100
Best Western Hotel Strasbourg
Best Western Hotel Strasbourg
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3.8
10 Rue Pradier, Geneva
from $92
Hotel Longemalle
Hotel Longemalle
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4.1
Place De Longemalle 13, Geneva
from $144
Hotel Mon-Repos
Hotel Mon-Repos
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4.1
131 Rue De Lausanne, Geneva
from $96
Villa Esprit3
Villa Esprit3
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4.5
Chemin de la Blanchette 3, Geneva
from $252
Parc des Eaux-Vives
Parc des Eaux-Vives
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4.3
82 Quai Gustave Ador, Geneva
from $247
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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