Hotel Rene Capt

  • Switzerland, Montreux

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The magisterial Hotel René Capt sits on the romantic Lake Geneva promenade, surrounded by bustling palm trees and tropical gardens. Central Montreux and the boat landing stage are a 10 minute stroll or there is a bus stop outside.

Enjoy a coffee, refreshing cocktail, or regional wine in the classy bar and lounge. The energetic sun terrace offers enchanting views of the vast lake, snow-capped Valais Alps and Château de Chillon castle. Amble around the peaceful grounds with lounging areas, a herbal garden and many picture opportunities.

The hotel serves Mediterranean cuisine enriched with regional and Swiss specialities.  

Bedrooms are bright and comfortable.

Transfer Approx. 3hrs by rail from Zurich airport - your journey involves 2 changes of train. Or 1hr 15mins by rail from Geneva airport - your journey may involve a change of train.

Added value

Free lake cruise excursion (stays of 7 or more nights from 1 Jul onwards)

Free daily one-course lunch at hotel between 12-1pm (stays of 7 or more nights)

Free daily afternoon tea and biscuits from 4.30 - 5pm

  • No. of rooms: 75
  • No. of buildings: 2
  • No. of floors: 3
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 24


2 interconnecting wings

  • Official rating: 4


  • All have bath or shower, satellite TV, safe, hairdryer, phone, tea/coffee making facilities and minibar
  • Twin rooms have side lake view, full lake view with balcony or garden view on ground level
  • Single rooms with side lake view also available
  • Rooms may be in either of 2 interconnecting wings

Bedroom facilities

  • Cable or satellite programmes
  • Hairdryer
  • Wireless internet
  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: No

Lake Geneva is an immense lake enjoying an unusually mild climate, and surrounded by gentle hillsides covered in vineyards & gardens. Montreux has a beautiful lakeside promenade lined with palm trees and flowers. and is a wonderful base from which to explore the region, either by boat, train, bus or on foot. Our hotels in Montreux offer a great choice of accommodation. There is plenty to see and do, all ready to be explored at your own pace. A visit to the charming ‘Château de Chillon’ is a must, whilst visitors can spend many relaxing days visiting other places of interest along the shores of the lake, such as the city of Geneva, or Evian-Les-Bains on the French side of the lake. Be sure to take the mountain train up to Rochers de Naye, one of Switzerland’s favourite viewpoints. Various festivals and events take place throughout the summer, including the famous Montreux Jazz Festival approx. 3-18 July.

In Montreux you'll have a telephone service - if you want to know more about the area or have any queries give us a call.



‘Splendeur des Alpes’ lake cruise

From £14, daily
A 2 hour cruise on the picturesque ‘Haut-Lac’ where the most beautiful scenery and impressive backdrops of the upper part of Lake Geneva can be enjoyed.

Great Value Travel Passes

Purchase a travel pass and only pay one inclusive price for your trips!
Prices shown include Travel Card discount.

Montreux Regional Pass

Lake Geneva Regional Pass best for unlimited travel on trains, boats and mountain railways in the Lake Geneva region including Vevey, Evian, Geneva and Rochers de Naye from £84 (any 3 days within 7, 2nd class)

Chocolate train & Gruyères Cheese Dairy*

From £55, daily (Jul & Aug) / Mon, Wed, Thu (May, Jun & Sep) ,
Journey on the famous ‘Chocolate’ train to Gruyères and onto Broc withvisits to the castle, cheese dairy and chocolate factory included

More options bookable locally

Prices shown include Travel Card discount.

Please note that we act at all times as selling agent for the suppliers of activities & excursions.

Prices and supplements are correct at time of publishing but may vary up or down; correct prices will be advised at the time of booking.

  • Spacious lounge with large terrace overlooking the lake
  • Bar
  • Dining room, also facing the lake
  • In-house gourmet restaurant 
  • Lovely garden leading to promenade
  • Limited parking
  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Lift
  • Garden terrace
  • Garden
  • WiFi
  • Lounge area
  • Bar
Family Facilities
  • Cots & linen
  • Buffet breakfast
  • Daily one course lunch (12:00 - 13:00) for guests staying minimum 7 nights. (Reserve before 10am every day.)
  • Set 4 course evening meal
  • Distance to nearest restaurant serving dinner outside of property:

    In hotel

  • Dress code for restaurants:

    Smart casual

  • Breakfast service:


  • Lunch service:


  • Dinner service:


Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Diabetics - Insulin can be stored
  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians
Location in resort
  • Longitude: 6.910506
  • Latitude: 46.431695

Reviews of Hotel Rene Capt

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Total price from
per person from £659
Hotel Rene Capt
Montreux, Half Board
18/06/2021 - 3 nights
2 adults
From Edinburgh
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