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Free Wi-Fi
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Air conditioning
Carbon neutral
Carbon neutral
Free public transport
Free public transport
Access for Wheelchair
Access for Wheelchair
Pets welcome
Pets welcome

Swiss Chocolate by Fassbind *** (Lausanne)

Overnight stay in the chocolate hotspot in Lausanne

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

A sweet hotel dedicate to Swiss chocolate. Close to the métro and the cathedral. Ideal to discover Lausanne and for shopping.

The Swiss Chocolate Hotel in Lausanne presents a unique design inspired by the fantastic story of the Swiss Chocolate Industry. A Chocolate Fountain welcomes you at the entrance and Chocolate beans decor tells you good night in your room. In a new building built in 2023, you will find 63 affordable rooms of the following types, single, double, triple and one quadruple rooms.

The rooms are equipped with a TV and a safe, some offer superb views on the lake or on the cathedral. All rooms are non-smoking. Hi speed Wi-Fi access is free of charge throughout the building. Particular care has been taken to ensure a great night’s sleep by means of efficient soundproofing, high-quality bedding and healthy building materials. Our fitness is free of charge.

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

How to reach us

  • +41 21 601 80 00
  • Rue Marterey 15, 1005 Lausanne

Around your hotel


Hotel Swiss Swiss Chocolate by Fassbind
Rue Marterey 15
1005 Lausanne

Public transfer

Public transport
The Hotel Swiss Chocolate by Fassbind *** is located 150 metres from the metro stop “Ours”.

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: Marterey 15, Lausanne.

Included services

  • Free cancellation until 00:01 am on day of arrival
  • Reception 24/7
  • Bar in the hotel
  • Fitness free of charge
  • Carbon neutral
  • Pets are welcome, free of charge


64 elegant rooms featuring the universe of the Swiss Chocolate. Would you like to discover the city centre of Lausanne, but at the same time enjoy a few relaxing days? Despite the central location, we offer the peace and quiet you crave. In some of our superior rooms, you can enjoy a beautiful view on the Lake Geneva or the cathedral.

  • Free WiFi / WLAN
  • Large LCD TV with over 120 international channels
  • 230V sockets, compatible with Europe, the US, and England
  • Individually adjustable air conditioning & heating
  • Fresh air supply in the room even with closed windows to ensure a quite sleep
  • On request room with kitchenette / kitchen corner


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 shower
  • 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
  • Standard rooms are located on the street side
  • Superior rooms are on the interior side and quite
  • 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 white control panel, located near the bed.

For a room with a kitchenette, a supplement that can vary depending of the season.

  • 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

Fitness 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 5.50 per person per night.

Usual cancellation/no show policy for individuals bookings.

Unless differently mentioned 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 from 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 3 pm

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.

Parking space available at the nearby “Parking Mon-Repos”. The parking offers a special rate for the client of the hotel at CHF 15.- per night. After having parked your car at the parking and when you do your check-in at the hotel, our receptionnist will give you a ticket that confirm that you are client of our hotel. Show this ticket when you take your car to receive the special condition. This offer is made by the parking management and is subject to change according to the parking management decision. The hotel is not liable for this offer.

The hotel does not have parking spaces for bicycles.

However, there are free parking spaces for bicycles in nearby public spaces, such as: Rue Marterey.

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: Crédit Suisse – Rue du Lion d’Or 5-7 – 1003 Lausanne IBAN : CH30 0483 5017 3302 9100 3 / Swift : CRESCHZZ80A

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

Sabre: YX 323512 Amadeus: YX QLSLGB Galileo/Apollo: YX E8837 Worldspan: YX GVALG Pegasus : GL; 5139

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.