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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NH Rex
NH Rex
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3.7
Avenue Wendt 42 - 44, Geneva
from $104
Hotel Les Nations
Hotel Les Nations
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4.1
Rue du Grand-Pré 62, Geneva
from $115
Hotel De La Paix, A Ritz-Carlton Partner Hotel
Hotel De La Paix, A Ritz-Carlton Partner Hotel
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4.3
11, Quai du Mont-Blanc, Geneva
from $402
ibis Styles Geneve Mont Blanc
ibis Styles Geneve Mont Blanc
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4.3
15 Rue De Berne, Geneva
from $161
La Cour des Augustins
La Cour des Augustins
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4.4
15 Rue Jean Violette, Geneva
from $170
Hotel Suisse
Hotel Suisse
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4.1
10 Place Cornavin, Geneva
from $117
Hotel Comédie
Hotel Comédie
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3.5
12, Rue de Carouge, Geneva
from $174
Hotel Tor
Hotel Tor
3, Rue Ami-Levrier, Geneva
from $117
Auberge de Confignon
Auberge de Confignon
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4.1
Place de l'Eglise 6, Confignon, Geneva
from $110
Hotel Savoy
Hotel Savoy
8 Place Cornavin, Geneva
from $195
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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