Hotel Angleterre and Residence
The perfect blend of splendid tradition and refined modernity, Hotel Angleterre and Residence dates back to the 18th century and delivers four-star luxury. Set around a lovely courtyard garden, there are four main residential buildings, each unique in style — the oldest of which played host to Lord Byron while writing The Prisoner of Chillon in 1816. Explore the beautiful, historic town of Lausanne, or stroll the shores of Lake Geneva before unwinding beside the hotel’s secluded pool and luxuriating with top-notch service. In the evening, take in your glorious surroundings with an aperitif on the terrace of L’Accademia restaurant.
- Enjoy a stunning view of nature or the city in one of the 75 guestrooms and suites
- Take out a bicycle or an electric boat from the hotel and explore Lake Geneva
- Organize a conference or reception in the Platane building, or set up a pool party
- Make good use of The Château d’Ouchy spa and relax in its sauna or hammam
- Dive into the hotel’s picturesque pool, surrounded by an English-style garden
Discreet with a calming atmosphere, Hotel Angleterre and Residence has the charming allure of a private lakeside home. Make the most of its proximity to the fascinating city of Lausanne, with its winning combination of medieval beauty and magnificent natural setting.
Note: The Hotel Angleterre and Residence is only open during the summer.
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At Hotel Angleterre and Residence, choose a style that suits you, with accommodations spread across four buildings, each with its own identity weaving respectively through the total 75 guestrooms and suites. Accommodations in the Florissant building are traditional and cozy, while the Angleterre and Lutetia buildings contrast their historic façades with interiors that are as elegant as they are contemporary. In the more modern Longchamp building, you come upon luxuriously large bedrooms, many with terraces overlooking the garden or the lake.
The hotel’s friendly, professional staff makes itself available for all your needs, and as a guest of the hotel, you have complimentary use of the beautiful spa at The Château d’Ouchy.
Highly regarded L’Accademia serves you well, whether you are looking for an Italian fine dining experience or simply a laid-back bistro in which to take in a breezy afternoon or evening. The eatery’s terrace, known as La Terrasse, also makes for a sublime, enchanting spot to enjoy a meal or a drink.
L’Accademia – Bright and contemporary in style, with dark woods, ochre tones, and Murano glass lights, the restaurant makes for an inviting setting come breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Choose from modern Italian favorites, such as beef tagliata with herbs or black cod with shellfish. Desserts are colorful wonders to behold, and the sommelier can advise you on the top-notch wine list. Breakfasts are particularly good here, especially if you try the lavish Byron Buffet.
La Terrasse – Revel in the good life on the terrace of L’Accademia, offering unparalleled, awe-inspiring vistas of Lake Geneva. Sink into a comfy armchair beneath white parasols, sipping Prosecco and enjoying sensational pasta with picturesque views before you.
Work out at the hotel’s gym, featuring state-of-the-art equipment, vaulted ceilings, and a unique atmosphere, and then dive into the hotel’s heated outdoor pool, surrounded by an elegant garden setting and typically open from May to September. At The Château d’Ouchy, a wellness center free for guests of the hotel, revitalize your body and soul in sauna or hammam.
Explore your greater surroundings and take in culture at the Elysée Museum, the Olympic Museum, or the Roman Museum. Take a steamship across Lake Geneva and marvel at the breathtaking views while filling up your camera roll. Make your way to the terraced vineyards of Lavaux, an UNESCO World Heritage Site. Experience an artsy day at the Fondation Pierre Gianadda. If vacationing in the winter, head to the nearby ski slopes, less than an hour from the hotel. In the summer, take out one of the hotel’s bicycles and tour the picturesque area.
Hotel Angleterre and Residence
On Ouchy’s dreamy lakefront, Hotel Angleterre and Residence is a breezy stroll to the picturesque port it overlooks. Wander the port and find ferries leaving for destinations across Lake Geneva, or explore the greater Lausanne area, with its superb range of shops and eateries as well as the headquarters for the International Olympic Committee.
Geneva Airport is 37 mi / 60 km from the hotel.
Zürich Airport is 140 mi / 226 km away.
Lausanne railway station is a five-minute taxi ride from the hotel.
The Ouchy-Olympique metro stop is a short walk away.
A chauffeured limousine service is available for transfer to and from airport. There is also a private car park at the hotel.