Surrounded by beautiful wooded gardens, it offers a tranquil retreat, yet a 15-minute walk from Annecy centre, medieval old town, shops and restaurants. Opened in 1913, the hotel immediately attracted royal families and celebrities (amongst King George VI, Winston Churchill, Edith Piaf and Charlie Chaplin); entirely renovated, the 4-star hotel now comprises a Spa with indoor pool, sauna, steam bath, experiences shower (payable locally €20/room/stay), Spa treatments with the brands Carita & Cinq Mondes are charged extra (upon reservation). Free access to fitness equipment
There is also a Casino and Congress Centre, 3 restaurants and bars. “La Voile” offers a gastronomic table inspired by season flavours; in “La Brasserie”, the menu blends bistro specialities and local dishes. The hotel offers a buffet breakfast that you can appreciate in La Brasserie or during the summer season on the terrace facing the lake.
In Le Riva located in the casino rotunda with lake view, you will enjoy an Italian cuisine (in the casino, over18 only, not banned from gambling. ID card is compulsory).
The hotel offers a buffet breakfast that you can appreciate on the terrace facing the lake during the summer season.
All rooms have air-conditioning. They also have en suite bathroom with either bath or shower and separate WC, tea and coffee making facilities, minibar, safety deposit box, satellite TV, radio, telephone, free wireless internet access and a breathtaking view on the lake from most rooms (guaranteed lake view at a supplement with different type of lake view categories).
The Imperial Palace features 104 rooms and suites. Some rooms are interconnecting, ideal for families.
Prices per person including a midweek FlexiPlus Eurotunnel crossing on a B&B basis, in £'s
Local tourist tax €1.45/adult/night.
Price is unless specified, per person (for hotel), per week, in £s Sterling, including a midweek FlexiPlus Eurotunnel crossing for a standard car (check included board basis above). Based on 2 per car minimum. Weekend travel and other operators including P&O/Brittany Ferries are available at a supplement. Please view here for all ferry & tunnel details. Arrival day is usually Saturday. Please contact us for accommodation only and second week prices.