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Vieux-Carouge

Carouge, Switzerland
+41 22 301 22 20
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Once its own independent town, this neighborhood still serves as a refuge from the bustle of city life and is often fondly referred to as the "Greenwich Village of Geneva."
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Carouge, Switzerland
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+41 22 301 22 20
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"bars and restaurants"
in 2 reviews
"central place"
in 2 reviews
"an ice cream"
in 2 reviews
"market"
in 5 reviews
"village"
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"stroll"
in 6 reviews
"morning"
in 4 reviews
"saturday"
in 6 reviews
"geneva"
in 16 reviews
"clothes"
in 2 reviews
"weekends"
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"flowers"
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"church"
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"terrace"
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"shopping"
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

I went on a Saturday afternoon,,, Not as may restaurant as I had imagined,,, I was there at around 5:30 pm so most shops were closed.. The place was strangely daunting... There was a food festival there, and the food was expensive and not that...More

Thank Jennifer A
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Took the bus from old Geneva to Carouge on Sunday. Only a few cafés open in the main square near church. Went inside Wolfisberg café around 4:30, we sat down and were handed menus. We decided what to order, then waitress came back and told...More

1  Thank Christine Z
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Went for lunch and shopping ,,, different flavor than Geneva;;; not sure I would go back... shops were just ok . My daughter did end up buying a second hand couture coat there so trip was worth it

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Charming place for a stroll weekdays or weekends. Many small shops and artisans. And a lot of good restaurants and places for a drink. Best on a sunny days to sit on the terraces

Thank Roberto G
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

I could not find something really very interesting in this village. The ice cream in the gelateria in the main square is really very good.

1  Thank Alexandru L
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

This ancient Sardinian little village has become over time one of the most famous and must-go places in Geneva! If you haven't strolled along the Place du Marché in the center of Old Carouge, enjoying an ice-cream, you haven't finished your Geneva experience! The colourfull...More

1  Thank Olivia M
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Escape the hustle of central Geneva and eat out after a stroll around the quiet village square of Carouge. There is a wide choice of bars and restaurants, small clothes and craft shops.

Thank Lesley M
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

This is at the other side of Geneva. But, it is very easy to rach by public transportation. Only about ten minutes. Very nice small cafes, small shops of hand crafts, souvenirs, clothes etc.

Thank yasemin_tu
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

Low rise buildings, history and character, just wander around it and explore. Some interesting shops, restaurants and cake shops.

Thank Jicnivad
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

A wonderful place to spend a day! The city was designed with beautiful buildings on the street front and hidden courtyards which offer some very interesting secret places. Visit the Mairie and checkout the website for Carouge for possible tours offered in a number of...More

1  Thank pent125
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