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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Novotel Suites Geneve Aeroport
Novotel Suites Geneve Aeroport
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8.4
Excellent
Avenue Louis Casaï 30, Geneva
from $145
Auberge de Confignon
Auberge de Confignon
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8.0
Excellent
Place de l'Eglise 6, Confignon, Geneva
from $121
Hotel Des Alpes
Hotel Des Alpes
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8.1
Excellent
14 Rue Des Alpes, Geneva
from $105
ibis Styles Geneve Gare
ibis Styles Geneve Gare
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8.6
Excellent
Place Cornavin 8, Geneva
from $140
Hotel Cristal
Hotel Cristal
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7.9
Good
4 Rue Pradier, Geneva
from $110
La Cour des Augustins
La Cour des Augustins
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8.6
Excellent
15 Rue Jean Violette, Geneva
from $171
Hotel Les Nations
Hotel Les Nations
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8.0
Excellent
Rue du Grand-Pré 62, Geneva
from $109
Hotel Montana
Hotel Montana
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7.7
Good
23 Rue Des Alpes, Geneva
from $105
Hotel Century
Hotel Century
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6.5
Good
Av./De Frontenex, 24, Geneva
from $134
Warwick Geneva
Warwick Geneva
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8.1
Excellent
14 Rue De Lausanne, 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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