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Zurich Hotels

There is a wide range of hotels in Zurich to choose from, ranging from cheap hotels to upmarket properties offering world-class standards.

The Zurich hotels below have been grouped into three different pricing categories.
Luxury (over SFr400)
Moderate (SFr200 to SFr400)
Cheap (up to SFr200)
These Zurich hotel prices are the starting prices for a standard double room per night and include taxes and breakfast unless specified.

Luxury

Baur au Lac

Arguably one of Zurich's best hotels, Baur au Lac is situated in its own private park on the shores of Lake Zurich, at the head of the fashionable Bahnhofstrasse. The same family has owned the hotel since 1844. All 125 rooms and suites are different, while a rooftop gym offers great views of the lake and the Alps. During summer, meals (including breakfast) are served al fresco in the garden or in the glass pavilion beside the canal. The restaurant Pavillon boasts a Michelin star.

Address: , Talstrasse 1, Zurich, 8001
Telephone: +41 44 220 5020.
Website: http://www.bauraulac.ch

The Dolder Grand

The location of this luxury residence couldn't be any better: The Dolder Grand offers its guests great panoramic views over the Lake Zürich, the city and over the mountains. It features all amenities you might expect from such an award-winning 5-star-hotel with a long history: rooms and suites with selectable butler service, spas, a pool called Aqua Zone, saunas, a fitness centre, state-of-the-art business facilities, meeting rooms, several lounges, two restaurants (one of which has earned two Michelin stars), a bar and a lobby, a ballroom and a car park.

Address: , Kurhausstrasse 65, Zurich, 8032
Telephone: +41 44 456 60 00.
Website: http://www.thedoldergrand.com

Widder Hotel

Composed of eight adjoining medieval houses, the Widder Hotel is named after a 13th-century Augustinian monastery that used to exist here. The 35 individually decorated rooms and 14 suites (four with private roof terraces) all combine the old and new, with features including 17th-century frescoes and old wooden floors. The Widder Bar has long been an important jazz venue - its 'Library of Spirits' offers several hundred single-malt whiskies.

Address: , Rennweg 7, Zurich, 8001
Telephone: +41 44 224 2526.
Website: http://www.widderhotel.com

Moderate

B2 Boutique Hotel + Spa

The B2 Boutique Hotel + Spa which is housed in the former power house of a brewery boasts with 51 individually designed rooms in a unique setting. It features a thermal bath and a spa, meeting rooms for up to 18 people, a fitness centre, a rooftop pool and a wine library, in which guests are served regional wines and Swiss specialities while being surrounded by 33,000 books.

Address: , Brandschenkestrasse 152, Zurich, 8002
Telephone: +41 44 567 67 67.
Website: http://www.b2boutiquehotels.com/de/hotel

Bar Hôtel Seehof

Located close to both the opera and the lake, this hotel in Zurich occupies a 1930s townhouse but offers a modernised interior. It's good value for money, although in some cases the bathrooms are rather small. Artwork and photographs by local artists decorate the walls and a bar with an excellent selection of wines adds to the atmosphere.

Address: , Seehofstrasse 11, Zurich, 8008
Telephone: +41 44 254 57 57.
Website: http://www.seehof.ch

Central Plaza Hotel

Built in 1883 with an impressive period facade, the Central Plaza has 105 air-conditioned rooms and suites, all fully soundproofed against traffic noise; many have views of the River Limmat and all have modem points. Highlights include a piano bar-cafe and the King's Cave restaurant. A terrace garden with illuminated waterfalls is open in summer. It's also said that the piano bar of this Zurich hotel was a favourite meeting place for Cold War spies.

Address: , Central 1, Zurich, 8001
Telephone: +41 44 256 5656.
Website: http://central.ch

Cheap

Hotel Rothaus

The Rothaus is located in the lively Langstrasse district of town and aims for a straightforward take on style - the decor is distinctive without being overly showy. All rooms are en suite with flat-screen TVs, and the hotel hires bikes out for a small daily fee. The bar hosts occasional music events, giving good opportunity to toss back a plum brandy or two. Room rate does not include breakfast.

Address: , Sihlhallenstrasse 1, Zurich, 8004
Telephone: +41 43 322 1050.
Website: http://www.hotelrothaus.ch

Lady's First

Conceived in 1994 when eight women decided to create a female-exclusive hotel in what was formerly a finishing school for country girls, Lady's First is a boutique design hotel housed in an elegant 19th-century building. This Zurich hotel is no longer, however, exclusively for women - men are welcome too. A good-natured atmosphere characterises this establishment, which also offers its guests free Wi-Fi, a wellness centre and a roof terrace. There are 28 rooms.

Address: , Mainaustrasse 24, Zurich, 8008
Telephone: +41 44 380 8010.
Website: http://www.ladysfirst.ch

Walhalla Hotel

The Walhalla Hotel is located directly at Zürich's main railway station. All its 48 modern and comfortable rooms are equipped with a tablet and have complimentary WiFi access. The hotel features six conference rooms which can accomodate up to 50 people, business facilities in its Business Corner and a breakfast buffet.

Address: , Limmatstrasse 5, Zurich, 8005
Telephone: +41 44 446 54 00
Website: http://www.walhalla-hotel.ch