Hotel Splendid

Address: 52 Grand-Rue, Montreux, Vaud, 1820, Switzerland | Hotel
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.


This hotel, located on 52 Grand-Rue, Montreux, is near Freddie Mercury Memorial, Lakeside Promenade Fleuri, Casino Montreux, and Montreux Old town.
Map this hotel



    TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Splendid Montreux

    Reviewed by ranlo

    Perfect view of Lake Geneva

    Reviewed Sep 8, 2013
    by (18 reviews) , United States Flag of United States

    Having a room with a balcony overlooking Lake Geneva is definitely a must. The location is perfect; very convenient to have the boat dock and info center right across the street. The Yvan and Gregorie, the two brothers who own this generational family-owned hotel, are so very hospitable; they make you feel like you are a visitor in their home. Yvan loves the US and talking with his guests; he even brought us glasses of a local rose wine and chips. We so enjoyed talking with him and hearing about history of this area. This is a charming, old building right on Grand Rue--what more could you ask for at this reasonable price. No air conditioning; there is a fan and nights were cool enough that we didn't need to have the windows open. Nice big shower with led-color lights--sure didn't expect this! Continental breakfast buffet; they cook whatever eggs, etc. you would like. Gregorie is the head chef, and we enjoyed talking with him the evening we had a delicious lake perch dinner. When we arrived, Dave was at the desk and was so helpful with maps, half-price passes, etc.
    (TIP: Directions from train station to hotel: As you exit the train station, cross the street, turn left, go about one block (50 meters) to escalator going down to Grand Rue, the street along the lake; turn left, go half block to the hotel.)

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Splendid Montreux

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

    Travel Blogs from Montreux

    Glacier d'Argentiere

    A travel blog entry by eyork on Aug 10, 2015

    5 photos

    ... hours we had a baguette, then walked 1hr down the mountain back to camp. In the afternoon we went to Chamonix and booked a guided tour for some hiking and mixed climbing up at Aiguille du Midi tomorrow morning. So excited!! We hired our gear, bought the most delicious pastry, met our guide, then took the bus back to camp. An awesome ...

    Long rainy lunch

    A travel blog entry by eyork on Aug 09, 2015

    4 photos

    ... Perfect for a wintery summers day :) Since we were close we decided to walk to Switzerland! It was a 30min trail through the woods. We bought some Swiss chocolate, then jumped on the train back to Argentiere. It was still raining!! The weather cleared about 7pm so we did a quick walk through the mountains, then a quick dinner and bed. Rain rain go ...

    Elliots grand entrance

    A travel blog entry by gregsbigshimmy on Mar 16, 2011

    1 comment, 41 photos

    ... can adapt to a super small kid. I think its a great part of the bonding experience is seeing such a small and helpless creature. It certainly makes me wonder how on the plains of Africa such a baby would survive, especially if they are light and cant get milk for the first few days. Its impressive to see the Swiss system at work and whilst not cheap and probably a bit over the top, it certainly is high quality care.
    We go home tomorrow, time for the next fun adventures!

    Montreux & Vevey

    A travel blog entry by kiama_on_tour on Oct 07, 2009

    ... on the edge of Lake Geneva and was a strategic location to control movement between north and south of Europe. There were three important periods in the time of the castle:

    The Savoy era (12th century to 1536)

    The Bernese era (1536-1798)

    The Vaudois era (1798 until today)

    The castle was first mentioned in 1150 and was a fortress, arsenal and a prison. Restoration on the castle began at the end of the 19th century and continues ...

    Goodbye swimsuit

    A travel blog entry by globetrippin on Feb 15, 2006

    24 photos

    ... weather is still cold and snowy, which apparently is kind of exceptional for March. Unfortunately it's not always easy to be cheerful in grey weather. And now the big news: I might have already found a job. I had been in contact with this geologist since October 2004 and I went to see him last Friday. I wasn't expecting to get a job offer, just some tips and references, but he said that they have too much work and that they would like me to start on a part-time basis that ...