Superb hotel built in 1854, the Swissôtel Metropole Geneva is only a walk away from the old city and overlooks the lake and its famous water jet. Ideally located in the heart of the financial and shopping district, the hotel is the best venue for both business and pleasure. Its 111 rooms and 16 suites are entirely refurbished, equipped with direct dial telephone with voice mail, high-speed wireless Internet connexion, DVD/CD players, Nespresso coffee machine, cable TV, Pay TV and mini-bar. The hotel offers one restaurant, Le Grand Quai (mediterranean cuisine), a bar Le Mirror Bar, and summer lounge-bar-resturant Le 5. The 7 conference rooms are also completely renovated with natural daylight and equipped with the latest technology. The main conference room can accommodate up to 80 people in classroom style, 220 for lunch or dinner and up to 350 for receptions. On the top floor, there are 2 private rooms with direct access to the panoramic terrace.