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Quaint, residential, postcard views

I took an unplanned walk up to the old town area and am thrilled that I did. In the early morning... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
Anna911
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Washington DC
Quiet - nice views - loved it

I always prefer the areas where the locals are instead of the tourists. This is unlike most old... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2017
RandRCalifornia
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California
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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

A trip to Montreux is always a delight. Strolling along the lac Geneva is a must. You’ll soak up the atmosphere of this beautiful city and admire the view of the mountains.

Thank Valerie H
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Leisurely, charming, beautiful views, wonderful ambience - you have it all in Vevey. Lovely place for a stroll.

1  Thank DipuKV
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This city has a unique charm and beauty in it. Its a french and swiss crossover city so its the country feel with the romantic charm.

Thank martina_s_dawoud
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Vieille - ville de montreux is the old town of montreux . It offers great views of the city as well as of the lake .

Thank SuvirB3
Reviewed 9 January 2018

I took an unplanned walk up to the old town area and am thrilled that I did. In the early morning light it is just a picture postcard, classic old Europe feel and look. I was surprised at how residential it was in comparison to...More

Thank Anna911
Reviewed 17 December 2017

I always prefer the areas where the locals are instead of the tourists. This is unlike most old towns in Europe that are dominated by a square with shops and restaurants. It's where people live and that's basically it. There is a small church with...More

1  Thank RandRCalifornia
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Always a nice walk and happy to get out and about to be with the locals. Not amazing by European standards but a nice walk

1  Thank steveco2015
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Cute and clean, Montreux offers a range of classic French village architecture. A n harmonious pallet of Bright blues, pure whites, lemon, sage, forrest green, rust, and red colors soothe and excite the eye. A French lake side paradise window into the past.

3  Thank Mark H
Reviewed 17 June 2017

The old town of Montreux requires a walk uphill of about 25 minutes. It is a very quiet part of Montreux with narrow cobblestone streets lined with historic houses. A typical Swiss village. There is not much to see here, but go for the atmosphere....More

6  Thank Mianel
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Except a nice view of Montreux and the lake, there is not much to see in the old town. There a no restaurants, no attractions and no shops. Even the buildings are not that great. It is worth the detour for the view, but only...More

3  Thank Joé S
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nineducks
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Response from odile-vintage | Property representative |
Hi Nineducks, it depends of what you are looking for ... if you like old and very quiet places, Montreux old town is nice end perfect ! the view is great, some little shops and a sympathetic hotel (the Tralala Hotel). But if... More
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