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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Auberge de Confignon
Auberge de Confignon
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8.0
Excellent
Place de l'Eglise 6, Confignon, Geneva
from $121
Hotel Churchill
Hotel Churchill
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6.8
Good
Rue du Simplon 15, Geneva
from $86
Parc des Eaux-Vives
Parc des Eaux-Vives
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8.4
Excellent
82 Quai Gustave Ador, Geneva
from $242
Hotel Astoria
Hotel Astoria
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7.9
Good
6, Place de Cornavin, Geneva
from $103
Torhôtel Genève
Torhôtel Genève
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7.8
Good
Rue Ami-Levrier 3, Geneva
from $113
Hotel & Residence St-James
Hotel & Residence St-James
Rue François Versonnex 3, Geneva
from $79
The Ambassador
The Ambassador
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8.5
Excellent
21 Quai Des Bergues, Geneva
from $208
Hotel N'vY
Hotel N'vY
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8.4
Excellent
Rue de Richemont 18, Geneva
from $175
Aparthotel Adagio Geneve Mont Blanc
Aparthotel Adagio Geneve Mont Blanc
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7.8
Good
Rue Thalberg 4, Geneva
from $108
Domino Studio
Domino Studio
86c route de Florissant, Geneva
from $136
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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