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 Edelweiss
Hotel Edelweiss
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8.2
Excellent
2 Place De La Navigation, Geneva
from $115
Hostellerie de la Vendée
Hostellerie de la Vendée
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7.3
Good
Chemin De La Vendée 28, Lancy
from $118
Hotel Tiffany
Hotel Tiffany
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8.6
Excellent
20 Rue de L'Arquebuse, Geneva
from $158
Hotel Suisse
Hotel Suisse
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8.1
Excellent
10 Place Cornavin, Geneva
from $110
ibis Geneve Centre Nations
ibis Geneve Centre Nations
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8.1
Excellent
Rue De Grand Pre 33-35, Geneva
from $109
Calvy
Calvy
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6.7
Good
5 Ruelle Du Midi, Geneva
from $169
Hotel N'vY
Hotel N'vY
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8.5
Excellent
18 Rue de Richemont, Geneva
from $168
Swiss Luxury Apartments
Swiss Luxury Apartments
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9.1
Excellent
Rue Philippe-Plantamour 6, Geneva
from $422
Hotel Mon-Repos
Hotel Mon-Repos
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8.3
Excellent
131 Rue De Lausanne, Geneva
from $95
Hôtel Les Armures
Hôtel Les Armures
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9.1
Excellent
1, rue Puits-St-Pierre, Geneva
from $301
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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