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Free Wi-Fi
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Air conditioning
Meeting rooms
Meeting rooms
Free public transport
Free public transport
Access for Wheelchair
Access for Wheelchair
Pets welcome
Pets welcome

Alpha by Fassbind ****

The oasis of calm in the center of Lausanne

  • 5% discount if you book here
  • Free cancellation until 01:00 am on day of arrival

Great location in the center of Lausanne, partly with view on the Lake Geneva. 5 minutes walking from the train station. An elegant lifestyle hotel with an Italian casual restaurant “La Mamma” and the famous Thai fine dining garden restaurant.

The place to be in the center of Lausanne. Some rooms have a nice view on the Lake Geneva. Right in the center of Lausanne, you can stay and enjoy a relaxing stay.

The Hotel Alpha combines modern architecture, soothing greenery of our gardens, a relaxing wellness area, and culinary diversity. The Hotel Alpha Palmiers is also suitable for congresses and seminars: 20 halls with daylight for up to 650 people are at your disposal.

Thanks to its location in the heart of the city, you can reach the station (trains and Métros) in just two minutes: a fabulous starting point for discovering the city.

As a hotel guest you will receive a transport card for free use of public transport in the greater Lausanne area. Have fun exploring!

How to reach us

  • +41 21 555 59 99
  • Rue du Petit-Chêne 34, 1003 Lausanne

Around your hotel


Hotel Alpha by Fassbind
Rue du Petit-Chêne 34
1003 Lausanne

Public transfer

The Hotel is only a few minutes’ walk (approx. 300 metres) from Lausanne railway station.

For more information on your public transport connection, please visit

Arriving by car

You can plan the exact route online. Enter our address in your GPS: Rue du petit-chêne 34, Lausanne

Hotel services

  • Free cancellation until 00:01 am on day of arrival
  • Reception 24/7
  • Parking in the hotel
  • Restaurants and bar
  • Fitness free of charge
  • Pets are welcome, free of charge


100 spacious (20-29 m2) and bright rooms, located on the Petit-Chêne, some with view on the Lake Geneva. Some are facing a tiny courtyard.

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Fresh air supply in the room even with closed windows to ensure a quite sleep
  • Free Wifi / WLAN
  • Individually adjustable air conditioning & heating
  • 230V US, GB, Asian and European Electricity socket
  • Large LCD TV with over 120 international channels


5% discount if you book directly with us, by phone, email or by using the booking tool on this Website. Our Room rate include VAT Wifi Fitness Free travel on all trains, buses and metro of the public transportation system in the greater Lausanne area. At your check-in ask for your free transportation card at the Front Desk.

We offer free public transport in Lausanne. Please ask you travel pass called “Lausanne Transportation Card” at the reception if you need this service.

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Spacious bath/shower and dressing with daylight
  • Soundproof windows (triple-glazed)
  • Soundproof doors
  • Individually adjustable air conditioning & heating
  • Large windows that you can open
  • Fresh air supply in the room even with closed windows to ensure a quite sleep
  • Non smoking hotel
  • On request room with kitchenette / kitchen corner
  • 230V US, GB, Asian and European Electricity socket
  • Free Wifi / WLAN
  • Large LCD TV with over 120 international channels
  • Hair dryer
  • Kettle with Tea and Coffee
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Room telephone with answering machine
  • Wake-up call

There are no minibars in the rooms. The fridge in your room is empty and not switched on. At the reception you can buy drinks and snacks.

You can simply switch it on when you arrive if you need to store something in it.

Air conditioner :
In summer, between June and September, the air conditioning works.

However, the law “on the energy saving of the city of Lausanne”, prohibits us from starting the air conditioning, if the temperature of the outside air is lower than 25°C.

The air conditioning is only allowed to cool 5°C, less than the outside temperature.

Heating :
In winter, between November and April, simply adjust the temperature with the radiator valve, located near the desk or window.

For a room with a kitchenette, a supplement of CHF 28.- per day is required and the minimal stay is 7 nights.

  • Modern Fire alarm with smoke & fire detector in each room
  • Door viewer
  • In-Room Safe free of charge
  • Security lock with chip card
  • Security chain at the door
  • Staff present 24h

  • Reception staffed 24/7
  • Pets are welcome, free of charge
  • 24h laundry (not on public holidays)

Wellness area with fitness and sauna free of charge available in the hotel

Breakfast 6:30 – 10:30 am
Unless specified in your booking, breakfast is not included and may be charged separately at the hotel. You have the choice between:

  • No Breakfast (no cost)
  • A coffee and croissant for CHF 6.00
  • A la carte, pay what you eat
  • Pre-ordered Full Buffet Breakfast CHF 20.- (breakfast has to be ordered and confirmed latest at the moment of the Check-in, once ordered it is not cancellable and the cost will apply even if not consumed)
  • Full Buffet Breakfast for CHF 22.-
  • In-Room Breakfast for CHF 25.- (use the door knob ordering form in your room or call reception)

The compulsary City tax will be charged separately on top of the room rate. The price is CHF 6.- per person per night.

Usual cancellation/no show policy for individuals bookingsUnless differently mentionned and agreed at the time of booking, our cancellation and no-shows fees are as follow:

  • Cancellation is free of charge if cancelled until 00:59 am (00h59) the day of arrival (Swiss time). If cancelled after 01:00 am (01h00) on day of arrival, the first night will be charged.
  • No-show: The first night will be charged in case of no-show and the reservation will be cancelled.
  • Early check-out (less nights than reserved): If you decide to shorten your stay before noon, you will receive a refund for the unused days minus 35% administration costs. These costs cover the price difference (longer stays generally get better rates than shorter stays), loss of sales (it is not obvious to find a new customer for your room at short notice), as well as various costs such as credit card commissions and other commissions…

Check-in time is 3pm

If you like to check in earlier and if we have the availability you can book
a special early check in service, instead of a day use room.

Before noon      60 CHF (instead of 140 CHF)

12:01 – 13:00   45 CHF

13:01 – 14:00   30 CHF

14:01 – 15:00   15 CHF

This prices are only valid if you have a valid overnight booking with us.

(not for client booking on or directly by email to the hotel)

Please excuse if there is a delay in the check in time which can appear if
guests do not leave the rooms in time and the hotel was fully booked.

Check-out time is 12:00 p.m.

Late check-out is available until 3:00 p.m. at the latest.
The supplement is:
– 12:01 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. = CHF 30.-
– 1:01 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. = CHF 60.-
– 2:01 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. = CHF 90.-
– from 3:01 p.m. = Price of the normal next night with 5% discount.

Late check-out must be agreed with reception before 12 p.m. at the latest on the day of departure.

If the reception has not been informed about a late departure, the hotel has the right to pack up all items from the room and store them at the reception with no warranty/liability for the hotel.

  • 10% discount, if you book more than 75 nights per year.
  • 15% discount, if you book more than 300 nights per year.

Please contact our reception if you are interested in these special rates.

Please contact Eric Fassbind if you have a cultural project or sport project to arrange a sponsorship price

Children are free until the age of 6 as long as they share their parent’s bed. If a bed is required the normal price applies.

Contact the reception to know our prices for longer stays.

There is a public underground car park at the Hotel Alpha Palmiers. Spaces can not be reserved. The parking garage is large and there are always enough spaces. Prices of the parking are: Each started period of 15 minutes = CHF 1.- with exception from Monday to Friday from 10:30 pm to 7:30 am and Saturday and Sunday from 6:00 pm to 10:30 pm where the price is CHF 0.50 per started period of 15 minutes. Maximum price of CHF 35.- per 24 hours as long as the car remains in the Parking.

11kw Electric Vehicule charging dock available for CHF 17.- per charge

The hotel has a limited number of places.
It is possible to park a few bicycles at reception, in the hall or in the hotel car park.

In the event of damage or theft, the hotel declines all responsibility. Please make sure your bike is securely attached. If no space is available at the hotel, please note that there are free parking spaces for bicycles in nearby public areas.

We offer numerous meeting and congress facilities. Visit the “Meeting” section of our website above.

Labelized Swisstainable: Discover all our commitments by clicking on “Environment” hereunder.

Bank account: Banque Cantonale Vaudoise (BCV) – Place de la gare – 1003 Lausanne IBAN: CH19 0076 7000 E061 4901 0 / SWIFT : BCVLCH2L

Name of the Company: Fassbind SA VAT Nr : CHE-105.977.084

Sabre: YX 13791 / Amadeus: YX QLSALP Galileo/Apollo: YX 58368 Worldspan: YX 21467 Pegasus: GL; 18178

Although we have put everything in place to ensure maximum sound insulation, you may be disturbed by noise, particularly from the street side.

To remedy this, you can book a superior garden side room.

If you wish, we give free earplugs at reception, to ensure the best sleeping conditions.

Please contact us below to discuss a discount based on your volume or for any specific group, event or seminar.


We are glad to answer your questions. Please fill the form below to the sales department.