Zurich is a modern city known for its excellent architecture and attention to detail. In attempting to narrow down our selection of hotels for this list, we actually had trouble figuring out who to eliminate! Most travelers these days prefer modern or updated architecture and furnishings, and Zurich hotels have these qualities in spades.
While Zurich’s high cost of living tends to scare away budget-conscious travelers, we took this into account when ranking our hotels. And if you use a discount booking service, well, then you save that much more.
1. Atlantis by GiardinoThis hotel is in the foot of the Uetliberg Mountain. And the location of the hotel is specially chosen to make sure that dwellers may experience the soothing fusion between the urbanization and luxury city amongst nature and greenery. Pets are allowed in the hotel. There is a pool, a bar lounge, a restaurant, a spa, a hot tub and gym.
The hotel is located at the Canton of Zurich region. There are 95 rooms in the hotel, and it is voted the best luxury and five star hotels in Zurich in 2017, great for personal holidaying, business trip etc.
2. Widder Hotel
The Widder hotel Zurich is also one of the best five star accommodations in the city, and voted the second best hotel in Zurich. Pets are allowed. You get a fitness centre, a bar lounge and restaurant in it. The boutique hotel is built in a building that dates back to the twelfth century. With great renovations the building is a hotel containing 49 rooms offering great luxury, contemporary design and rich classy decor. There are 8 rooms for corporate events.
3. The Dolder GrandTime for the third best hotel in Zurich; The Dolder grand offers a lot of rooms. 175 room offering peak of luxury and relaxation are there. The restaurant food is world class, and it offers a spacious 4000 sq meters spa. There is a banquet for seminars and events too. There is also an art collection in the hotel. You would love the location of the hotel. It’s such that you would get great views of the city life, the Alps, and the lake of Zurich, and lots of greenery. Pets are allowed, and you get wheelchair assistance if needed. Other facilities include gym, lounge, bar, spa, restaurant, hot tub, the pool and a golf course.
4. Baur au Lac
The hotel has been selected in the top ten five star luxury hotels list of 2017 for all the right reasons. It’s actually their great services, which has helped them maintain their position as a luxury hotel for the last 170 years in the industry. If you stay here, you would be getting a fantastic view of the lake and the Alps Mountains from all the rooms. You may reach the Paradeplatz financial district and the Bahnhofstrasse in Zurich for great shopping experiences which are just a few minute walk from the hotel. Every room offers great technical features and additions, and the heated floor marble bathrooms with plenty of daylight are some of the best enjoyable things in the hotel. Pets are allowed in it.
5. Storchen Zurich
This hotel is situated in the old Zurich. The hotel has 67 great rooms which offer style and decor. One of the best selling points about the hotel is it’s warmth and service, and you would get that everywhere right from the reception to the room, and outside at the terrace and bar and everywhere. It’s voted one of the best hotels for luxury stay, family stay, business stay and romantic stay.
6. Hotel Schweizerhof Zurich
This hotel is a part of the Worldhotels. This is a four star hotel, however you would get a five star feel from the services. It’s in one of the best central spot of Zurich. The railway station is just opposite to the hotel, and the hotel is situated at the earlier parts of Bahnhofstrasse zone. The touring spots of Zurich, like the lake, the old town, the financial district and the Shoppingstreet are all walking distances of few minutes from the hotel. The railway station in front offers connectivity to the International Airport of Zurich in every ten minutes. It’s one of the best romantic hotels, and great for family vacationing, and business tours. A lounge bar, restaurant and gym are the amenities.
7. B2 Boutique Hotel + Spa
You would be enjoying a very interesting stay in this hotel. And if you are a book lover and love spas, then you are going to cherish your stay in this hotel forever. There are 60 rooms in the hotels, and every room has its own Nespresso coffee machine, parquet floor, and free Wi-Fi. There are two boards also with eighteen seats in each. The best part of the hotel lies in it’s library cafeteria. The library come cafeteria is to offer you serve of wine and SWaPPa’s breakfast and the read of 33000 books. The other great attraction is its thermal spa and bath which you may enjoy on some conditions.
8. Park Hyatt Zurich
The Park Hyatt Zurich hotel is in the prime location of Zurich and all the city’s attractions like the financial district, the Bahnhofstrasse and the shopping street, the lake and the city centre, are just a few minutes walk from the hotel. You would get luxury, great decor and ambience, contemporary furnishings and highly spacious rooms in the hotel. There are 138 rooms and suites in it and all of them provide great combination of communication and technology.
9. Kameha Grand Zurich, Autograph Collection
One of the largest hotels in Zurich, the Kameha grand features 245 rooms. The theme that you would find across the entire hotel, and in it’s every room is chocolates and financial investments. Switzerland is famous for these two things, and hence they are brought in through the theme in the hotel in a very contemporary fun way. Great use of style and luxury, technology and communications has made the hotel rank the fifteenth best hotel in 2017 in Zurich for all purposes.
10. Small Luxury Hotel Ambassador a l’Opera
The location of the hotel would make you fall in love with it. It’s on the lake of Zurich. Get every tourist spot of interest within it’s vicinity when you stay here. The hotel earlier was a part of the Uto Castle, and is now a very classily designed boutique hotel with 45 rooms. Enjoy the view of the Alps and the lake and Zurich from the roof terrace of the hotel.
All of these hotels are pretty amazing. Be sure to check out our picks for the best restaurants in the Zurich area.