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Reviewed 28 May 2014

This hotel was perfectly situated for a one night stop over as we were in transit from Venice to London. Our room was very spacious and we had a corner location with mini balcony (top floor) The breakfast was very good....although I was surprised not to find any proper authentic Swiss muesli! The hotel us son easy walk from the...

1Thank Patricia H
Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 1 December 2013 via mobile

We stayed here on 23-26Nov and Im satisfied with my stay- central location, affordable, friendly staff with breakfast and wifi. You could say that these are luxuries in Zurich hotels. Last time we've stayed on a 'branded' hotel in Zurich and for the price that we've paid in hotel otter, we couldn't be much happier. Downside though, toilet is shared....

2Thank royaltradition
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 25 October 2013 via mobile

If you are looking for an affordable place to stay in the center of Zurich than this is it. The only downside is the size of rooms. Well maybe it's not so bad for European standards but I think it is too small. Maybe for one person a double room would be ok.

1Thank Robert9900
Innsbruck, Austria
Reviewed 10 September 2013

We stayed two nights and was a nice experience. The Hotel was super clean, extremely nice location. The tasteful and complete breakfast was included in the price. Bathroom and toilet are both shared but are so clean and close to the rooms that we even did not feel detrimental to our travel. We did not face any problems with leaving...

Thank MarceloRod
Innsbruck, Austria
Reviewed 9 September 2013

We felt very comfortable at this super nice hotel directly in the heart of zuerich. The room was very clean and all rooms of this cosy little hotel are made with love and everyone has something special. the bathroom and the toilet were in our case outside of the room but they were both extremely clean and so close that...

1Thank Verena J
Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 3 September 2013

We stayed for four nights with my famalie. This is a good hotel, especially for this money.The hotel located very central. Breakfast was included in the price and it was served downstairs in the bar 'Wüstenbar". Our room was apartment - two dubble beds, kitchen with frige, microwave oven, crockery and cutlery. A bathroom in room but WC per floor....

Thank Harrycoin
Waipara, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 August 2013

We stayed just one night in that lovely hotel during a very busy period in Zürich. As we left booking a hotel to the last minute we just went for the cheapest we could find not expecting too much. And we were taken by surprise. The place is way better than we had expected for that price. With one of...

1Thank Tanja H
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 24 July 2013

This is a quaint hotel, that mainly consists of a staircase with rooms coming off of it. The staff was very accommodating. our room was quite spacious with a comfortable bed and nice decorations. Absolutely no complaints! I especially liked the cafe downstairs.

Thank ammille
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 6 June 2013

Hotel Otter was exactly what I wanted. The price was reasonable (all of Zurich is extremely expensive), the rooms were bright and well kept and a tasty breakfast was provided each morning. We were lucky to travel during the off season, so having a bathroom per floor was not a problem. Even with a crowd, the small floors only have...

Thank Nevergo33
Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 10 September 2012

This small hotel disappointed me. Pre-payment. Toilet and bathroom on the floor. Very used mattresses and thus old. The room Japan was on the street and thus we were able to sleep, it was warm far too much and could not open the window of to the noise of people who were on the terrace below. The breakfast was without...

1Thank Pattes1212

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Hotel Otter

Address: Oberdorfstrasse 7, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich > Old Town
Price Range: RM186 - RM631 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Otter 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Otter Hotel zürich
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Zurich
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“My room was above the bar and outdoor seating area but the noise did not bother me at all.”
 of 5 bubbles Limlle, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The women's dorm in the left corner on the third floor is great.”
 of 5 bubbles N5838FGtracyb, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Not much choice in room.”
 of 5 bubbles VinVin2014, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The higher the room the less noise, I presume”
 of 5 bubbles blommetje, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Location and views are fantastic”
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 of 5 bubbles dustinpardue, 1 Apr 2016 | Read review
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