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Down Town and Close International Organizations with Lake View

Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

1 nicely furnished bedroom with own bathroom in a luxury penthouse with views

In lavishly furnished penthouse (flat with a total of six rooms/160 m2) on the 8th floor with lake and park view bedroom for rent with queen size bed and adjacent own bathroom. The apartment will be shared with owner.

The flat is ideally located and very close to Geneva’s main railway station Cornavin (8 mins by walk, 2 stops), international organizations (12 mins, 2 stops) and just opposite the Perle du Lac Park, the Geneva Lake shores and the Botanical Gardens. There is also easy public transportation taking you everywhere in the city. Geneva International Airport is located less than 20 mins away.

For short or mid term stays as of 2 nights.


- Bedroom of 15m2 with adjacent, own 3.50 m2 bathroom and toilet

- Comfortable queen sized bed

- Nicely furnished with a writing cabinet, cupboard with

hidden television, chairs and carpet on wooden floor

- Two built-in wardrobes offering plenty of space for

coats, suits and other personal belongings


- Wi-Fi

- Owen balcony of 6 m2 giving onto a park

- Access to laundry room for washing and drying

- Possibility to use the fully equipped kitchen

- Bed sheets and towels included in the rent


Rates are depending on the length of the stay (the longer the lower), and vary between single and double occupancy as well as the season of the year (low, normal, special events/high).

A local tax of CHF 50.00 per booking applies in any case.

I gladly provide an individual price quote.

Payment options:

- by bank wire transfer

- by PayPal using Credit Card or PayPal account-

to-account transfer

- or cash payment at arrival

- by bank cheque

A deposit of 50% of the rent is due at booking.

I am looking forward to welcoming you in Geneva!

More Details

Mark Schumacher
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
17 May, 2018

About Mark Schumacher

THE Management & Marketing TOOLBOX

- Independent Consultant in Luxury Goods and High-end watches

- Active in turn-around and start-up coaching

- Professor @ several Universities and Business Schools

What makes this apartment unique

Château Banquet is renowned for being one of the nicest and best located apartment houses in Geneva whose afluent owners enjoy a central location close to the banking quarters and shopping main streets, safety in a high quality building, and unique view over the Lake of Geneva and the French and Swiss alps.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Le Prieuré in Pâquis-Nations

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 8
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom inside guestroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Own bathroom adjacent to the room
  • Own bathroom and toilet
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Double Bedroom for Rent - 1 Large Double Bed , It's not a studio but a guestroom in my appartment
  • 25m2 with one queen sized bed
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
For rent: Double bedroom in penthouse with lake and mountain view as well as the Geneva harbour and water fountain. Calm, nicely furnished, spacious and relaxing.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(38 traveller reviews)

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Down Town and Close International Organizations with Lake View
average rating of 4.7894735 based on 38 reviews
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Very good hosting and convenient place to stay. Excellent choice!!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed at Mark's place for three weeks whilst in Geneva for work at the Palais des Nations (UNOG). Mark's place is very elegant, clean and spacious, with a breath taking view of the Mont Blanc, Lake Geneva and other interesting views of Geneva city. Access to public transportation (bus/tram) is just a minute walk away. The convenience of getting to and from work made Mark's place even more of the perfect choice for me.

As far as the room is concern, there is private access to the en-suite room and laundry service was readily available a few stairs above Marc's penthouse apartment. TV, DVD/CD player, high speed wireless internet, closet space and tranquility, comes with the room. Mark respect for privacy was well appreciated and his recommendations on places to go and things to do made my getting-around rather simple.

Thank you Mark for your very warm and friendly hospitality and hope others make your place their first choice when on business or pleasure in Geneva, especially those who needs easy access to one of the many Int'l organizations nearby.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Feb-2014
  • Date of Stay: April 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Joseph, Thank you very much for your so kind review. I hope all is Ok for you and hope you will be my guest again during your next stay in Geneva. Take care, Mark
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Amazing City & Even More Amazing Host

  • 5 of 5

I was fortunate that Mark accepted my reservation! His home is immaculately appointed yet comfortable. The location is perfectly situated next to the train making travel across the entire Country easy. Also, Mark is quite charming, accomodating and knowledgeable about several things. My solo trip couldnt have been better. I would definitely recommend staying with him!!!

  • Review Submitted: 18-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A magnificent apartment

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in many rental properties among which Mark's elegant and luxurious apartment is unique. It is quiet and beside the lake with view of Mount Blanc. Mark is enormously flexible and very helpful. The apartment is a 10 minute walk down Rue de Lausanne from the central rail station at Cornavin. There are two good restaurants (Le Perle du Lac and the Hotel Royale) within 5-10 min walk.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location Great view Helpful host

  • 5 of 5

Mark was extremely helpful Views of lake and Mont Blanc were amazing Bill the cocker spaniel was very welcoming Loved our stay

  • Review Submitted: 17-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Awesome. Great location and great host.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Exceptional top-floor flat with amazing view of Lake Geneva and distant mountains

  • 5 of 5

Mark's flat is a meticulously decorated and well-maintained oasis in the city. Private, quiet retreat with an incredible view of the area. Mark is a very accommodating host - with excellent communication skills. Great location makes getting around easy - close to Cornavin and public transportation. I wouldn't hesitate to return to Mark's place when I'm in Geneva.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Geneva Intertional Airport
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Divonne Golf Club
Nearest Train
1 Miles
City Mainstation CORNAVIN
Car: not necessary

Lively neighborhood with lots of shops, bars, restaurants for any type of foods.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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