Alexander Guesthouse - Zurich

Zahringerstr 16, Zurich, Switzerland, 8001  show map
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Alexander Guesthouse - Zurich

Wi-Fi
Parking

CHF 30 per day

Kitchen facilities
Air conditioning
Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator
Laundry

Verified Reviews:

  • Pillows are awful - Good sized bathroom - Would stay there again
  • Bathroom was clean - Elevator was really tiny - Room was very quiet
  • Good value - Wifi signal is poor - Nice garden view
  • Phone in the room - Excellent service - Clean accommodation
  • Close to the train station - Free wifi - Good breakfast

Overview

Alexander Guesthouse apartment is a central property only 100 meters from Grossmünster, Bahnhofstrasse and Niederdorf. Founded in 1985, the building was renovated in 1998. Comforts like a luggage storage, a restaurant and a lift are provided on site.

The city center is 1 km away. A railway station is also located nearby. Offering a variety of dishes, Raclette Stube and Tre Cucine are just about 50 meters away.

10 minutes by car from Zurich-Kloten airport.

Rooms

The apartment offers rooms with heating, flat-screen TV, complimentary Wi-Fi, a writing desk and a separate toilet for a comfortable stay in Zurich. Beds with foam pillows and down pillows are available. Guests can use a private bathroom with a hairdryer, guest toiletries and towels.

Eat & Drink

Kitchen facilities feature a dishwasher and coffee/tea makers.

You can start your day with a buffet breakfast, which costs CHF 17 per person per night. 

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire apartment for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation might be needed) at CHF 30 per day.

Number of rooms:   20.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant

Meeting facilities

  • Computer rental

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dressing area
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach apartment

apartment Alexander Guesthouse - Zurich Zurich location
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Apartment Address:

Zahringerstr 16, Zurich, Switzerland, 8001

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City Center
  • Zurich
    1.0 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Main Railway Station Zurich
    600 m
  • Bus stop
    300 m
Restaurants
  • Raclette Stube (cuisine: Swiss)
    10 m
  • Walliserkeller
    40 m
Apartment details
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    20

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Rooms and availability

Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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Alexander Guesthouse Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Urania Observatory300 m
  • Grossmünster400 m
  • Fraumünster500 m

Popular areas

  • Niederdorf100 m
  • City Center900 m

Places of interest

  • Urania Observatory300 m
  • University Hospital Zurich300 m
  • Schipfe300 m
  • Platzspitz Park700 m
  • Europaallee900 m

Train stations

Shopping areas

  • Bahnhofstrasse500 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Rathaus Zurich300 m
  • Rathaus Zurich300 m
  • St. Peter Zurich400 m
  • Saint Peter Zurich400 m
  • Paradeplatz700 m
  • Bellevueplatz800 m
  • Bürkliplatz900 m

Museums

  • Swiss National Museum500 m
  • Kunsthaus Zurich600 m

Parks

  • Lindenhof300 m

Universities, Institutes

  • ETH Zurich300 m
  • University/FIT-Zürich300 m

Business areas

  • Swiss Exchange1.0 km

Public parking

  • Zentralbibliothek Zürich100 m
  • ETH Zurich300 m
  • University/FIT-Zürich300 m

Local attractions

  • Seebad Enge1.5 km
    Mythenquai 9, Zurich
  • Belvoir Park2.1 km
    ZurichSwitzerland
  • Kunsthalle Zurich2.2 km
    Limmatstrasse 270, Zurich
  • Rietberg Museum2.0 km
    Gablerstrasse 15, Zurich
  • Botanical Garden 2.2 km
    Universitat Zollikerstrasse 107, Zurich

Near the apartment

  • Zentralbibliothek70 m
    Zahringerplatz 6, Zurich
  • Swiss Craft Center190 m
    Rudolf-Brun Brucke, Zurich
  • Town Hall 390 m
    Limmatquai 55, Zurich
  • Great Church 470 m
    Zwingliplatz, Zurich
  • Medizinhistorisches Museum150 m
    Raemistrasse 69, Zurich
  • Old Town 470 m
    ZurichSwitzerland
  • Urania Observatory400 m
    Uraniastrasse 9, Zurich

Restaurants nearby

  • Raclette Stube10 m

    Address: Zahringerstrasse 16
    Phone: +4144 251 4130

    61% likes this, based on 80 reviews
    Cuisine: Swiss
    Price Range: GBP 19 - GBP 39

  • Tre Cucine70 m

    Address: Niederdorfstrasse 33
    Phone: 0041(0)44 252 08 70

    53% likes this, based on 56 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: GBP 28 - GBP 106

  • Holy Cow! Gourmet Burger Company Zurich80 m

    Address: Zahringerstrasse 28
    Phone: 21 323 11 66

    86% likes this, based on 54 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • Walliserkeller40 m

    Address: Zahringerstr. 21
    Phone: 044 269 44 44

    61% likes this, based on 57 reviews
    Price Range: GBP 16 - GBP 63

  • Swiss Chuchi200 m

    Address: Rosengasse 10
    Phone: +41 (0)44 266 96 96

    62% likes this, based on 309 reviews
    Cuisine: Swiss
    Price Range: GBP 14 - GBP 18

Apartment details
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    20

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Alexander Guesthouse Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Alexander Guesthouse

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 446 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    9.2

    We were delighted to be able to walk 10 minutes from the train station, dragging bags, into the lively Altstadt, and be immediately enjoy being in the 'center of things' , on our first trip to Zürich. We want to come back to this lovely city, and would want to stay here again.

    There was nothing about the hotel we foind unlikable

  • Single
    9.6

    Excellent hotel for a short business or tourist stay.

  • Family with children
    8.8

    The location is central and is walking distance to where we wanted to go.

  • Group of friends
    5.8

    It served the purpose for the one night. Make sure you have an inside room because it is one a Busy Street with many bars and restaurants and it was noisy.

  • Couple
    5.0

    The hotel is located on the same streets as many late night bars. We were woken up many times due to late night party people on the streets. Breakfast not included.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    good location, clean rooms, very comfy beds

    Found it a bit pricey, but I think switzerland as a whole is expensive.

  • Family with children
    7.4

    very clean

    very noisy, a lot people shout and talk very very loud that you can not possibely sleep at nite. if you stay on Sun nite, then you will be fine since all the club and bar close on sun nite, the rest of the week, it's very very noisy.

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    Actually, although we booked a room in the guesthouse, we were offered a room in the hotel (which is just opposite) with the same price + including breakfast. Central location, fair price, polite staff, clean room are the main advantages.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    ฺBooked a double room for 2 nights at the guesthouse, but a room with the same rate at the hotel was provided instead due to no vacancies at the guesthouse. Don't know if that was a better deal or not but was quite relieved after seeing the location of the guesthouse which was in the middle of Zurich Old Town back street. Hotel room was comfortable and perfectly located for city breaks.

  • Single
    6.6

    The cleanliness of the room, the parking very secure, the staff is well prepared and gentle.

    the area where is located in the evening becomes like "red light district"

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    a bar in the opposite side of the hotel

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    The room is spacious and clean. Good location. Only a short walk from Zurich Main Station.

  • Single
    6.2

    Nice bathroom. Good location.

    The internet site did not tell me the keys had to be picked up from a different address (at the Alexander Hotel), so that led to some frustration. Then the staff wanted to charge me CHF125 instead of the CHF110 agreed on the internet. Also, there was a pair of used socks lying on the floor of my bedroom - no doubt from the last guest.

  • Family with children
    8.8

    Good situation in the town, good staff.Clean and vell organisied. I would go back.

    Its simple, but it's normal. with this price.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Convenient for station, very clean band comfortable

How to reach apartment

apartment Alexander Guesthouse - Zurich Zurich location
Show big map »

Apartment Address:

Zahringerstr 16, Zurich, Switzerland, 8001

Get directions
City Center
  • Zurich
    1.0 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Main Railway Station Zurich
    600 m
  • Bus stop
    300 m
Restaurants
  • Raclette Stube (cuisine: Swiss)
    10 m
  • Walliserkeller
    40 m
Apartment details
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    20

Hotel Awards

SwissHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedZurichAlexander Guesthouse

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Hotels Recommended by Guests in Switzerland

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