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Hotel California

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“old town”(31 reviews)
“great location”(16 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsold towngreat locationthe ground floorzurich laketwo night stayrestaurant downstairsfirst floorhotel is centrally locatedrestaurants and shopsquiet roomclose proximitytrain stationshort stayopera housefree wifishort walkbuffet breakfast
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Zürich is a very expensive destination, but if you want to see the city, Hotel California provides good accommodations for a reasonable price in the heart of Zürich. Parking a car in the city cost 45 CHF/day if you drive.More

Thank Greg J. S
Response from CGGastrag, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Hotel CaliforniaResponded 4 days ago

Dear Greg J. S Thank you very much for your positive feedback on TripAdvisor - your comments are strongly appreciated! We are happy that you spent a good time with us. Our Hotel California is indeed a great spot to discover the old town and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent for a three-star hotel; far surpassed our expectations; staff could not have been nicer or more accommodating; location is tops for Old Town touring; nostalgic American atmosphere; comfortable room with firm beds and extra pillows upon request; very clean. Breakfast was adequate. Room was...More

Thank judela2018
Response from CGGastrag, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Hotel CaliforniaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear judela2018 A big thank you for your informative 5***** review on TripAdvisor - your comments are very much appreciated! We do indeed strive hard to provide an unforgettable stay to our guests. As you have summed up our hotel very well, we do not...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Just across the river from Old Town area, on a colorful street full of cafes, this hotel was a good choice. We were on the fourth floor in a room for three people (a bed folds out from the wall). The bathroom had a tub...More

Thank Adrian M
Response from CGGastrag, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Hotel CaliforniaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Adrian M Thank you very much for your positive and detailed review on TripAdvisor. We are pleased that you had a great time at our hotel and also enjoyed breakfast in our fancy American restaurant Papa Joe's! Our motivated team does indeed strive hard...More

Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

The room was clean and comfortable, and a perfect size. The staff were freindly and very helpful. I love the theme of the hotel, and it's in a great location. Would definitely stay again! I hugely recommend this hotel.More

Thank milliemx
Response from CGGastrag, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Hotel CaliforniaResponded 18 April 2018

Dear milliemx Thank you very much for your positive feedback on TripAdvisor - your recommendation is strongly appreciated! We are happy that you had a great time at our Hotel California. Our highly motivated team does indeed strive hard to provide an amazing stay to...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018

One of the Best Hotels i ever stayed, its not a 5 * but the hotel is fabulous lively .The interior is excellent and makes u fresh with all photos and varieties which recall the memories of past Movies,Dramas.Step away with busy business and restaurants...More

Thank VaidyaVikrant
Response from CGGastrag, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Hotel CaliforniaResponded 9 April 2018

Dear VaidyaVikrant A huge thank you for your excellent and informative review on TripAdvisor - your comments are strongly appreciated! You have summed up our hotel very well so we do not need to add anything except we look very much forward to welcoming you...More

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US$179 - US$254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#48 Business Hotel in Zurich
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#48 Business Hotel in Zurich
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jmc8683
16 March 2017|
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Response from Christian G | Property representative |
Hello jmc8683 Thank you for your request! In our Hotel "California" we are serving a continental breakfast buffet from 7 am until 10.00 am from Monday to Friday and on weekends from 7 am until 11 am (on Sunday it starts at... More
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Krissyed83
31 May 2016|
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Hello Yes, both are correct. Best regards Ms Jessica Suter, Front Desk Manager
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ReglMad
25 July 2015|
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Hello VicPlano, thanks for your question. Yes we have A/C in the Hotel, but not individually controlled. See you in May! Greatings vom Zurich Christian Gamma Manager
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"Rooms facing the lake are good but Hotel is so u stay and step down u r in a lively place of..."
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"Room 36 was quiet, cosy, no view"
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"Try and get a room on the first floor as lift access is limited."
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"Try the A/C first and then choose a room"
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