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Make A Holiday Rental Villa in Geneva, Switzerland, Your Home Away From Home

Set in an idyllic location, on the shores of the lake of the same name and surrounded by the Alps mountain range, Geneva is a popular tourist destination. Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Geneva will discover that this scenic Swiss city offers tourists a wide choice of self catering rental accommodation. There are apartments and townhouses available for rent within the city. For visitors looking to stay in accommodation affording more space, there are villas and traditional Swiss chalets of timber construction to find in the suburbs and in the surrounding valleys and mountainsides, enjoying spectacular lake, city or mountain views.

Things to Do on Holiday in Geneva, Switzerland

Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Geneva will discover that there are plenty of tourist attractions and amenities to be found within the city and its immediate surroundings. For visitors with cultural interests, the city boasts a number of museums and galleries, including the International Red Cross Museum and the Museum of Contemporary and Modern Art.

There are a number of architecturally interesting buildings and sites to be found within the city. These include the Maison Tavel, St Peters Cathedral and the whole of the 18th century Italian styled suburb of Carouge. The city is also a retail therapy paradise, with its numerous High Street and Designer shops and boutiques lining its smart streets and boulevards.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Geneva, Switzerland

Probably the most prominent attraction of Geneva is the Lake. Surrounded by snow-capped mountains, pretty mountain villages and castles, the lake and its surrounds provide wonderfully panoramic vistas, especially popular amongst artists and photographers. The lake itself boasts the spectacular 460 foot Jet d’eau, the tallest fountain in the world. The lake is also popular amongst bathers and water sports enthusiasts. The Jardin Anglais, on the shores of the lake, has been a popular place for tourists and visitors to relax and enjoy a picnic for years.

Weather in Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva enjoys a temperate climate. Winters tend to be reasonably mild, with temperatures averaging around 3 degrees Celsius, although frequently dropping below freezing in midwinter. Summers tend to be warm and bright, with temperatures often reaching the early 20s degrees Celsius. Geneva receives an average annual rainfall of around 22 inches.

Travel to Geneva, Switzerland

Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Geneva will fly to Geneva International Airport (GVA). There are a number of airlines operating regular flights to this airport from the UK, including British Airways, easyJet, Flybe and BMI Baby. These flights depart from several regional UK airports, including London Gatwick (LGW), Edinburgh (EDI), East Midlands (EMA), Birmingham (BHX) and Bristol (BRS).

HomeAway has a wide selection of short term rentals in Geneva, available to rent for two and three month extended visits.

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                                                                                                      Geneva Holiday Apartments & Homes (57)

                                                                                                       

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                                                                                                      Excellent stay

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                                                                                                      This was an excellent stay. Perfect appartement, very clean, with everything you need in it, in a very good location. Thank you 😊
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017

                                                                                                      5 star place with very helpful owner.

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                                                                                                      The place is very clean,very modern and fully equipped.Do not judge from the photos.Location is excellent.Just 5 minutes from the main train station In Geneva.10 minutes to airport from the station. Jonas, the owner is a gentlement with full support.Very welcoming person with grate attitude.I would recommend this appartment to anyone who wants to stay in Geneva.If one day,if I ever go back Geneva, I will definately stay in this appartment. Thanks for all Jonas.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 06, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017