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Hôtel des Patients

3.5-starHotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Switzerland. This property is rated 3 star Superior and is displayed on this page as 3.5 stars.
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
Avenue de la Sallaz 8, Lausanne, Vaud, 1005, Switzerland

3.5-star hotel in Lausanne with restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi
  • Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
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  • Rooms are clean and comfortable and the hotel is close to CHUV and city center. Personnel…Feb 4, 2020
  • We enjoyed the breakfast spread, it had plenty of variety. There are several spaces…Jan 8, 2020

Hôtel des Patients

from €88
  • Standard Room
  • Twin Room
  • Family Room
  • Family Room
  • Superior Room
  • Superior Room

What’s around Hôtel des Patients


  • Heart of Lausanne
  • University Hospital of Lausanne - 3 min walk
  • Lausanne Cathedral - 12 min walk
  • Lausanne Historical Museum - 12 min walk
  • Place of Riponne - 13 min walk
  • Sauvabelin Tower - 18 min walk
  • Palais de Beaulieu - 24 min walk
  • AQUATIS Aquarium-Vivarium - 31 min walk

Getting around

  • Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.) - 41 min drive
  • Lausanne Station - 23 min walk
  • Lausanne Ouchy Station - 23 min walk
  • Renens Station - 9 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 114 rooms


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-anytime
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Up to 2 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Self parking *

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchairs available on site
  • Grab bar - near toilet
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French

In the room

Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Mill'Feuilles - This restaurant specializes in French cuisine.

Hôtel des Patients’s small print

Also known as

  • Hôtel Patients Lausanne
  • Hôtel Patients
  • Patients Lausanne
  • Hôtel des Patients Hotel
  • Hôtel des Patients Lausanne
  • Hôtel des Patients Hotel Lausanne


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 3.10 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.

Optional extras

Self parking costs CHF 20.00 per day

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Hôtel des Patients

  • Are pets allowed at Hôtel des Patients?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • Is parking offered at Hôtel des Patients?
    Yes. Self parking costs CHF 20.00 per day.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Hôtel des Patients?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM to anytime. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Hôtel des Patients?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that serves French cuisine. Nearby restaurants include La Crêperie Bretonne (1-min walk), Restaurant des Falaises (3-min walk), and Caféteria (5-min walk).

Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 313 reviews

Good 6.0
الفندق جيد لكن اكتشفت انه لنقاهة المرضى لانه يجعلك تعيش كانك في مستشفى في المستقبلىلن اسكن به اشكر موظفين الاستقبال اندريان و تياقو على الاستقبال الممتاز
mohammed, ie6 night family trip
Poor 2.0
This is hospital
Feeling as being in hospital, not thank you.
ie1 night family trip
Very Good 8.0
Great family location
Great location, and free public transport offered for the length of stay. Easy to access downtown and very clean, the bed was a little hard and the pillows worn down to almost flat, but overall very good value for money.
Andrew S, ie1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Very clean
We had very good stay. Hotel location was very close to train station which was great. Staff was very helpful. Breakfast was very good. Lots of choices.
Ramesh, ie3 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Best Holidays in Hospital with Great Hospitality.
It was great experience to stay. It was surprising by name Des patient, but when we just went in find it's a hospital.!!! But it has very good ambience and very nice spacious airy room. We got a room with huge balcony from where we could able to see Lake Geneva. Breakfast was good. Will like to stay again.
Sandip, in2 night family trip
Very Good 8.0
Very pleasant stay.
Very clean and pleasant hotel. Lovely breakfast buffet included with croissants, cereals, yoghurts, fresh fruit and cold meats and a good coffee machine. Very tranquil.
Catherine, au2 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
It was our second stay and it was really lovely. We requested a room change for one with a view of the lake and the staff were helpful. The wifi however needs some improvement, but overall we enjoyed our stay.
Charlene, za2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great hotel for young children
Excellent experience They accommodated our requests (beds, room location) Perfect stay for those with your children. Restaurant menu is short but the 3 course meal is excellent value. (You forget the odd patient (oncology and maternity) after your first meal in the restaurant.)
Neil, gb2 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
3 days in Lausanne
Only realised post checking in that this hotel was shared with the local hospitals as a recuperation centre which is a first for us, which I think is a great idea, the only thing I would say is that should be stated on hotels.Com website so it's more obvious, The room was lovely clean and spacious, penthouse room overlooking lake geneva, great location for the metro to the rest of the town which is free during your stay, great position to get to Geneva and Montreux, parking available on site with a charge, staff were friendly and very helpful, breakfast included which had a great continental choice, would stay again in a heartbeat.
Neil, gb3 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Brilliant room with lovely modern bathroom. Great buffet breakfast. Nearby metro station was very handy.
gb3 night trip

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