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X-TRA Hotel

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A couple of stops on the tram would be the best way to get to this hotel from the train station. We walked it the first time we went which took us around 25 minutes with heavy bags. Our room was very spacious and had great facilities. It was definitely one of the better hotels we stayed in on our...

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Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Very unfriendly staff.. you feel like you are not welcome in Hotel The rooms are very cold. Wenn you ar sleeping you can listen all the noise from street, there isnt even botte of water in the room!.There are much more better hotels in Zurich for almost same price...

Thank Borisbern
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This hotel does not provide breakfast alongwith your stay. forget the breakfast they don't even provide tea or coffee alongwith your stay. Rooms are too small. Pathetic. I had convince a lot to even get one empty plate and bowl to feed my baby. would not advice any family to stay here. The person at the reception is too rude....

Thank ketkif
xtra8005, Manager at X-TRA Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sirs We were a little shocked when reading your comment - because it is unfair and incorrect! We certainly provide breakfast - if you book it inclusively. And even if your rate was excluding breakfast, you had the chance to take it at surcharge. Since we don't know your name, we unfortunately cannot follow up details of your booking...

Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Reception = very unfriendly, rooms are really badly maintained. The club is also a catastrophe , they've lost a lot of expensive jackets wool rich,Canada goose when there was a concert ( ear drummers). I tried to ask, got punched and thrown out . Even if you tell them you are a diplomat , they throw you out with force...

Thank Massimiliano D
Tehran, Iran
Reviewed 10 November 2016

we be there in Sep,It was budget hotel ,the location is perfect near public transportation ,the room was clean ,staff was good ,it is normal standard hotel. we bought tour from hotel reception with the same price ,there is club down stair so ask for quit room you want to have more relax environment.

Thank amicoo
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Not sure how often they have live band in the club at the ground level of the hotel. I was here a Wednesday and the music was so loud that it was impossible to sleep. Things in my room vibrated to the heavy tunes. I simply don't understand how the hotel accept that - and even without informing guests. Never...

Thank Carpediemasia2014
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Our travel agent suggested X-Tra Hotel when I went into meltdown at the sight of Zurich hotel prices, and we were very grateful for his advice. The hotel is within walking distance of the station, and very close to a tram stop. I wasn't overly keen on having to share a bathroom but that turned out to be no problem,...

Thank Lindsey F
Lillehammer, Oppland, Norway
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

My stay was OK. The rooms were modern and clean. I had shared bathroom/shower but a sink in the room. The breakfast was ok, they weren't helpful with me being vegan, so I bought some groceries and brought to the breakfast place. Overall too expensive in my opinion for a single room with shared bathroom/shower. The best part was the...

Thank CatrineStorhaug
Plano, Texas
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I wanted to visit Zurich and was intimidated by seeing so many hotels in the $300 to $500 per night range. I don't have Swiss Bank account money so I was trilled to find this hotel. It is in a good area close to the main train station and walking distance to most of the town. I paid $110 per...

Thank DCButtercup
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Stayed here for a week in September. The hotel itself is staffed by nice people. The property is a cleanly run hotel, with rooms that have basic (if not Spartan) furnishings. Our group stayed in a triple, as rooms are very expensive in Zurich. The furniture was basic, but clean. The rooms lack electrical outlets, if you bring a lot...

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Modern Hotel in the centre of Zürich, near Bahnhofstrasse/main train station and other interesting areas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about X-TRA Hotel

Address: Limmatstrasse 118, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich > Gewerbeschule
Price Range: RM559 - RM872 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — X-TRA Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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“If bells are likely to disturb your sleep, I'd suggest asking for a room where you are less likely to notice them.”
lindseyf685, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Not sure about the rear facing rooms, but the street facing rooms get a lot of street noise at odd hours...”
forwarddeployed, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Choose backyard facing rooms. Avoid Limmatstrasse facing rooms.”
F_C_BR_IT, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Get a room on the opposite side from the church”
GenevieveCanada, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Choose another hotel.”
Seanicus_J, 19 Mar 2016 | Read review
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