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Lake Geneva and surroundings

Holiday on Lake Geneva...enjoy the fairytale surroundings, beautiful nature and cosy villages. The lake is located on the border between Switzerland and France. With an area of almost 600 km², the area offers a varied holiday destination. Not only is it wonderful to stay here in summer, but there are plenty of winter sports opportunities in the Swiss Alps in winter too. Geneva is known as a small metropolis, situated in the heart of beautiful, unspoiled nature, and a breathtaking setting. But the capital Lausanne is also worth a visit. Experience an unforgettable holiday from our holiday homes on Lake Geneva.

Holiday homes on Lake Geneva, from cosy chalets to spacious holiday homes

Rent a holiday home on Lake Geneva, also known as Lac Léman. An ideal way to discover this special area. The lake is bordered on the Swiss side by the regions of Geneva, Vaud and Wallis. Thanks to the large surface area of the area, you will find many nice places, all definitely worth a visit. The cities of Geneva and Versoix are located at the south-western tip. Geneva is known as a small metropolis, situated in the heart of beautiful, unspoiled nature, and a breathtaking setting. On the north-east side, you will find the capital Lausanne. From here, you have a beautiful view of the high Alps. The area has a lot to offer with its unaffected mountain world, flowery meadows, chalet villages and glaciers. Visit the many villages and towns along the lake from a holiday home on Lake Geneva.

Holidays on Lake Geneva, for lovers of beautiful nature

A holiday on Lake Geneva is a must for nature lovers. A fairytale-like environment comes true here. The vast cornfields and villages in the countryside, interspersed with medieval towns with powerful castles. In the north, the peaks of the Jura rise above the landscape, where you can enjoy a magnificent view of the area. Many famous people visit Lake Geneva to admire the beautiful surroundings, and that is not surprising. The merging of the Alpine panorama and the southern vegetation covered with vines, create a unique harmony on the Riviera of Lake Geneva. The area is ideal for a walking holiday or a day of cycling along the lake shores. Taste the versatility of the region, and book a holiday home on Lake Geneva.

Holiday homes in Geneva, also in winter!

Even in winter, there is plenty to do from our holiday homes in Geneva. Skiing is possible in the Alpes Vaudoises, but you can also go cross-country skiing or winter hiking on the Jura plateaus. From the Geneva region, you can easily make a trip to Vallée de Joux, St-Cergue or Ste-Croix/Les Rasses. In the hospitable mountain villages, you will find a wide range of winter sports with 500 kilometres of slopes, which can be accessed by 150 lifts. Winter sports is certainly one of the many possibilities from a flat, chalet or villa in Geneva.

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Holiday at Lake Geneva - FAQs
What are the most important places to visit at Lake Geneva?
Some of the best places to visit at Lake Geneva are Lausanne, Geneva, Vaud, and Wallis, Jura plateaus, and Swiss Alps.
Any activities that I must include during my stay at Lake Geneva?

Some of the must-try activities at Lake Geneva are-

  • Winter sports (in the season)
  • Exploring the cities, towns, and villages around the lake
  • Admiring the unspoiled nature
  • Walking and cycling along the lake shores
When is the ideal time to visit the Lake Geneva area?
June to August are the best months to visit the Lake Geneva area, especially for lake activities. December to April are the best months to enjoy winter sports and skiing.
What are the recommended dishes at Lake Geneva?
Cheese fondue, Älplermagronen, Rösti, and Birchermüesli are some of the dishes travellers should try.