Rock out in Geneva at the much anticipated Metallica concert at Palexpo Arena
The infamous American heavy metal band Metallica are set to hit the stage at Palexpo Arena in Geneva on 11th April 2018.
Formed in 1981 in Los Angeles, Metallica are known as one of the ‘big four’ bands on thrash metal for their fast tempos, instruments and aggressive musicianship. They quickly became a hit with the underground music community for being edgy and for their unique sound.
Over the years, the band have realised ten studio albums, four live albums, five extended plays, 39 music videos and 37 singles. With eight Grammy awards and six albums consecutively debuting at number one on the Billboards 200 under their belt, they are one of the largest selling acts in American history.
Their 10th studio album, Hardwired... to Self-Destruct, was the third-biggest album of 2016 in the US just behind the infamous Drake and Beyoncé. Since being released on the 18th November 2016, the album has sold over three million copies worldwide and was well-received from both fans and critics.
As their 10th album was such a hit, the band are currently touring well over forty dates across North America, Asia and Europe. If you happen to be visiting Geneva on the 11th of April and are a true metal head, attending the Metallica concert at Palexpo Arena should be at the top of your list of things to do.
Many choose to stay at Fraser Suites Geneva as it is conveniently located near Palexpo Arena and offers guest comfortable yet luxurious living space in the heart of the old town.
Palexpo, Geneva's exhibition and convention centre is an international venue for sporting, economic and cultural shows and events, located in the heart of Europe. Alongside a range of musical concerts, the venue currently hosts a range of other events like the Geneva International Motor Show, Davis Cup tennis, the Concours hippique international de Genève (CHI) international show jumping event and the Supercross.
As Geneva is the gastronomic capital of Switzerland, Palexpo Arena offers a selection of delectable restaurants, boasting magnificent views of the lake and the Alps and Mont-Blanc. Enjoy a relaxing dining experience at one of the surrounding restaurants before an energetic evening at Metallica.
If you have some time to kill before the concert begins, take a stroll through the shopping arcade which is just a stone throws away from the venue. The arcade will cater to your every need from food hotspots to shops, banks and dry-cleaners.
When deciding how to get to the venue for a concert, you will not be short of travel options as Palexpo is just 10 minutes’ walk from Geneva’s airport and railway station, 15 minutes bus ride away from the city centre and just over 20 minutes taxi journey from Fraser Suites Geneva accommodation. Being centrally located means that Fraser Suites is one of the most desired serviced apartments near the much-anticipated upcoming Metallica concert in Geneva.
Best bars and pubs near Palexpo Arena
As Palexpo, Geneva’s exhibition and convention centre is conveniently situated, you will not find yourself short of places to go for a refreshing drink before attending the Metallica concert.
Whether you are looking for a relaxing cocktail in a stylish bar or a cool beer in a lively pub, there is something to suit everyone.
Many of the surrounding bars and pubs located near the Palexpo venue are open until the early hours of the morning. This is ideal for those looking to unwind with a cool refreshment after an animated concert.
Luxury Accommodation in Geneva
Fraser Suites, one of the most luxurious serviced apartments near Metallica Geneva, is located right in the city centre. Being centrally located in the middle of Geneva means that our deluxe serviced apartments are just over 20 minutes’ drive form Palexpo arena, ideal for those visiting for the Metallica concert.
When staying at Fraser Suites, guests can experience a relaxing yet sophisticated lifestyle while being within proximity of the thriving tourist attractions like Quays of Lac Geneva and Geneva Old Town.
With 67 fully furnished units on offer, Fraser Suites Geneva cater to both business and leisure travellers who are looking to experience a little bit of elegance when staying in the city.
Stylish living space suitable for business travellers
As one of the most stylish serviced apartments in Geneva, Fraser Suites is the perfect accommodation for those travelling for both business and leisure purposes. Our fully furnished studio apartments are extremely fitting as they offer spacious surroundings and work space for guests to work out of the office in the comfort of their own room.
With integrated living, dining and a well-equipped galley kitchen area, guests who are always on the go have the facilities needed to eat, sleep and relax in all under the one roof. Before you head out for a full day of meetings, start your morning with a light bite to eat and a tasty coffee from the Nespresso coffee machine available in your studio apartment.
With a desk area available and complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi access on hand, those stopping over for business-related matters have the space and tranquillity to respond to work emails or meet work deadlines from their own living area.
After a long day of client meetings in the city, cook up a lovely meal in your kitchen area and unwind by putting your feet up in front of the 2 x 42" Flat screen TV with HD international channels.
Enjoy fantastic facilities
If you require space and access to a computer to write up important work-related emails or print off your tickets before the Metallica concert, we offer a 24-hour Business Centre.
At Fraser Suites, one of the best-serviced apartments in Geneva, our business centre is open 24-hours of the day as we are aware that our guests working hours can vary throughout the day. With complimentary use of our iMacs, Wi-Fi and printer services, the business facility can cater to your every need.
Fraser Suites Geneva also offers desirable business and meeting space suitable for business gatherings in one of its many Suites. Our intimate space is strategically located near corporate headquarters and government offices, ideal for guests to conduct an informal meeting and small gatherings with potential or existing clients.
De-stress with a spot of exercise at the Fraser Suite’s own fully-equipped gym area. With top of the range weight-training, core stability machines, stretching mats and cardio equipment available 24 hours of the day, you will be able to keep on top of your fitness regime from any time of the day.
As Fraser World member, no matter where you are in the world, you can expect the same attention to detail and award-winning customer service in all our Fraser Suite serviced hotels.
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We look forward to welcoming you to Fraser Suites near Metallica Geneva.