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If you are on the north bank of Lake Zurich in the area between Meilen and Rapperswil and need a place to stay, the Gasthof zur Metzg in Stäfa is a good choice. The hotel is located on the hillside... more
Reviewed 5 April 2015
Situated above the town of starts, Very welcoming and polite staff. Good selection on the menu, shame not translated for English visitors. Meal was excellent, warm , tasty and nicely presented... more
We have been visiting Switzerland for over 50 years. We have often stayed with my friend (classmate from graduate school) and his wife and occasionally stayed at hotels (Hotel Sonnenburg and the... more
Reviewed 21 August 2016
Great little hotel on lake Zurich in Stafa
I stayed at Gasthof zur Sonne for 5 nights while on buisness in Stafa. It is a very cosy and quite hotel right on lake Zurich with one of the best restaurants in the village. I would highly... more
We spent a weekend break in this hotel / family with 4-years old son. Really great location with fantastic opportunities for walking, jogging and biking. Although it is only a 3. star hotel we felt... more
Reviewed 15 May 2017
Nice hotel with friendly staff
Clean hotel with nice views. I had a short stay for business but would come back if ever there on vacation. Not really a business hotel but ok for the short visit I had. The shuttle bus was very... more
Gorgeous location, fabulous food, comfortable room on the top floor room #32!
Note: I'm tall 5'10" and this shower was difficult to be comfortable for more than 5 minutes.
It's clean and organized... more
The hotel is situated on the lake. I wanted a quiet room with a lakeside view as I needed peace and quiet to read. The room was situated on the third floor. Thankfully, I didn’t have much luggage as... more
Very nice visit and will be back often for summer.
The location and views alone make this a place you have to visit. This trip was just drinks on the terrace but so good. Very busy but the friendly staff found us a table on the terrace. Menu looked... more
Reviewed 27 April 2017
excellent location and stay
The hotel is located on a small peninsula with a remarkable view on the Zurich see. It has been recently renovated, the rooms are clean and comfortable. The place is silent and relaxing. The... more
Scenic view with a well maintained Meeting infrastructure. Even if some renovation / investments of the rooms would be appreciated. The food and its preparations are, in my perspective, not really... more
Reviewed 18 October 2017
Swiss hospitality at its best
Stayed here for a night on a business trip - best part of the hotel is the view, both in front and over the Lake, the staff is awesome , food selection ok- I am a vegetarian so a bit biased as not... more
Excellent reception on arrival.It's a very good hotel.Excellent room, very clean, unfortunately served very limited choice of buffet breakfast.Location a bit pug of Zurich but works well if you are... more
Reviewed 30 November 2017
Hidden location, fun amenities
The hotel's location is a bit hard to access. Use a gps unless youbare familiar with the area. The rooms are nice with a large window front, comfy beds and quite some space. On the first floor you... more
Located in a very accessible place, this small hotel is budget, but great for a business traveller. It is clean and comfortable, but tends to get warm at night. If one cracks open the window, highway... more
Reviewed 27 May 2017
It's super homey self-service hotel
The location is strategic, it's about 15 minutes walk from the Zurich train station. All the road from train station to hotel are luggage-friendly, so you don't need to worry to break the wheels... more
We stayed one night in this hotel as part of our tour package with EuHolidays Singapore. Its a rather small hotel that is directly opposite the train and bus station. We were given a room that is... more
Reviewed 26 October 2017
A small hotel with a good view
On the shores of Zurich lake and right at the door steps of Horgen station, we had a nice two night stay expeience here.
The room was clean and tidy. Room size was okay and bathroom was good as... more
We had a designer room balcony facing the marina. Very friendly and helpfull staff. Pizza from Ostaria was delivered to our room and was still hot. Staff in the steakhouse went out of their way when... more
Reviewed 28 May 2017
Favourably surprised by quality and llocation
Having booked this hotel very quickly and without much time, we were very impressed with the artistic and functional design of this hotel, high quality interior, the beautiful location and helpful... more
We celebrated a family reunion in the restaurant, thus just stayed in the restaurant, not in the hotel rooms. The service was very good and friendly. The personnel was very helpful. We would like to... more
Reviewed 16 November 2017
Switzerland at is best feeling in the mountains only 10 minutes away from Zuerich. Between 2 lakes and several little towns around greifensee and zurisee always something to discover. The helpful... more
I stayed in this hotel twice, the first time they gave me a room in the same building, the rooms are ok but there is no elevators so it was hard to get my luggage up and it's expensive for nothing... more
Reviewed 9 September 2016
It' s a nice place to stay but unfortunely not so quite. A church is very near by and the bell is knock at every 15 min.
The breakfast is good. Not so much meat but a long of healty things.
we spent two days at the tilia. since we are not expert at IT technology we needed help in checking in. and were greeted in a most friendly manner by the staff, who took adequate time for... more
Reviewed 11 October 2017
Stayed here for 2 nights and what a place, the hotel was immaculate complimentary breakfast had everything, croissants, coffee, yogurts fresh orange juice and bowl of fruit
No limit to what you can... more
The hotel was in that time a work in progress, the reception and the restaurant were finished and good looking.
The rooms where also good, for a good price per quality.
Very friendly service. A place... more
Reviewed 23 June 2017
No Air Conditioning!?!
The Illuster is not a bad hotel, but I had the misfortune to visit this week when most of Europe was experiencing a heat wave and sadly my room had no air conditioning and was swelteringly hot.
We were here for the Ironman 70.3 in Rapperswiel, so the location was good, next to the station so great for getting about, a bit noisy if you don't like the sound of passing trains. This isn't the... more
Reviewed 1 December 2014
Clean, spare, perhaps designed by Martin Luther himself, pizzas pleasant
A visit to Richterswil is not on everyone's agenda. I was there to see family and it was central for our needs, as well as being the weekend of the "largest turnip festival in the world". 25 tons of... more
Value hotel centrally located, ca 100 m from the lake shore with a great view for rooms in that direction, overlooking the train station and adjacent to the bus station.
Simple, functional rooms... more
Reviewed 21 February 2016
Located very close to rail station
A very nice hotel, though it is located very close to rail station. You will feel a bit shaking when a train passes through..
A strange thing happened when the hotel staff accidentally open my room... more
We were here with some colleagues. The rooms are no fringe, but very clean and functional. Breakfast is a small but satisfying buffet. Free Good Wifi and Parking. The owners , mr & mrs Böni are very... more
Reviewed 6 February 2013
If looking for cheap hotel then a good choice
Single rooms are pretty small and includes only basic furniture.. They serve only breakfast and only during the week days. Which is actually awful, because there isnt any restaurants around... As... more
Stayed overnight for work. Pleasant and efficient stay. Located near the lake which made for great running. Will definitely return. The gym although small, was functional. Enjoyed a nice round of... more
Reviewed 28 October 2017
Very nice and comfortable hotel. The room was a nice size and the internet connection was fast, unlike some hotels. The restaurant was excellent and the service excellent.
Conveniently located close... more
Nice view by the lake, rooms come with a small balcony for you to enjoy the view. Do ask for a room at the high floor too.
5-10mins walk from Hurden train station. Serves nice breakfast. Rooms are... more
Reviewed 5 January 2017
Most stunning view and location!!
We went there for a quick drink but ended up staying 2 hours due to the good service and amazing view of the lake! Hurden is a little semi-island between Rapperswil and Pfaeffikon and definitely... more
I spent here only one night. Room was quite big and bed was huge for a single person. Toilet was then quite small. I liked the scandinavic plain style there. Breakfast was excellent with all local... more
Reviewed 23 September 2017
Our room was up in the attic, with a shared bathroom with the room next door. It was quiet, clean, and the bed and pillows were great. There is a small lift, so no stairs to climb. The hotel is in... more
Charming boutique hotel located close to the lake and train station, adjoining Rapperswil’s market square, with its old town and castle behind. Helpful staff. Reasonably-sized room and bathroom and... more
Reviewed 26 September 2017
Overpriced average hotel
We stayed there for just one night (thank god). We have stayed in many old and charming hotels, but this is just old. The breakfast was below average. The bathroom and the room weren't clean. If i... more
The hotel is right across the street from the train station. It was very easy to get to for us (arriving from a 4+ hour train ride). We were on the 4th floor and enjoyed taking the stairs though... more
Reviewed 26 September 2017
I am staying there when in town for business. Good, honest hotel. Excellent breakfast, good (expensive) sushi and Asian restaurant. Difficult to book a room in summer time. Fairly small TVs. Former... more
I've got what I really expect from such small, familly owned hotels in Switzerland. Old, charming building (one or the oldest in Horgen), nice interiors, very friendly staff, especially when I needed... more
Reviewed 5 August 2017
Happy with hotel
Stayed here for four nights whilst on business. Hotel is spotlessly clean and the rooms are very well maintained. Breakfast is continental with plenty of choice.
All of the staff are very attentive... more
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Zugerstrasse 9 | Am Schwanenplatz, Horgen 8810, Switzerland
Zugerstrasse 9 | Am Schwanenplatz, Horgen 8810, Switzerland
This Hotel is just perfect for a weekend, or a long stay! It has sleek, simple clean lines in decoration, big modern bathroom and bedroom. Very sincere and friendly staff, always ready to go that... more
We visited the Linde with another couple and had a very enjoyable meal. The food is Swiss and European. Not meant to be fine dinning but rather good quality classics like Schnitzel and Stroganoff. We... more
Reviewed 14 May 2017
Delicious food in cozy atmosphere
I loved the restaurant, which has a cozy countryside feel and a very good menu. I was especially happy because they had a very good, local vegetarian option instead of only having pizza or pasta for... more
All worked fine, would stay again, however not that special, decor could do with an overhaul.
Bed and room just fine.
Wifi faster than home which I liked.
View of Abbey from the breakfast room was... more
Reviewed 18 June 2016
We stayed while visiting the Christmas market. The location is fabulous, overlooking the gorgeous cathedral. Everything is within walking distance. The rooms, however, are pretty dated and small... more
Stayed for 5 days starting June 28th.
St. Georg is a nice hotel in the middle of Einsiedeln, Switzerland. It's a nice small town with an old monastery that's worth the trip there to visit. Lots of... more
Reviewed 26 April 2017
A very good place to stay..
The price for this small Hotel is very reasonable, everything is expensive in Switzerland! It has a great Location in the small town of Einsiedeln.The rooms are modern and clean, a bit small for two... more
In Switzerland everything is very expensive and hotels are not exception.
This hotel can be considered quite affordable having in mind the average prices. It’s not a luxurious hotel but you find... more
Reviewed 16 March 2016
Good for slpeep but no service availlable
It is a kind of Guesthouse , where you can enter and exit whenever you want, but there is no wifi , no service , no furniture on the bathroom ( execpt for towel ) and at least you have a Tv . But for... more
The hotel staff is very courteous, professional and friendly. They are welcoming and attend to requests quickly. Customer service is great. They make every effort to accommodate early check ins... more
Reviewed 3 January 2018
Short stay near Zűrich
We stayed in this hotel for two nights around new year's Eve. The hotel is quite modern and very well located. It is just in front of the railway station and it takes only a few minutes to reach... more