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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

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 testament to the high quality furniture originally used - perhaps from the 70/80s, yet very well kept. Bathroom functional, all clean. Reception is on the 1st floor... More 

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55 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016

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 when I was in..

Thank lisa k
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2015

On the plus side, this hotel is very conveniently and centrally located within one minute's walk of the rail station. The staff were very friendly and the rooms were clean. However, the railway side rooms are very noisy, albeit the hotel provides earplugs to help address this problem. Our room was located directly above the kitchen, and although it was... More 

Thank Vietnamfan
Flitwick, United Kingdom
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36 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 22 July 2015

I recently stayed at Hotel Engel as part of a business trip to Waedenswil. Our normal company hotel was fully booked and so we needed to find an alternative. Hotel Engel offers clean basic rooms in the centre of the town with many rooms overlooking Zurichsee. The main issue with this hotel is that the rooms overlooking the lake are... More 

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Oeiras, Portugal
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497 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2015

this is a nice friendly little hotel. If you're lucky and get a lake-side room, you will have a beautiful view over Zurich Lake. I wasn't lucky. The room I stayed in was quite large, with most of the storm and everything), it never really cooled. The breakfast room has a nice veiw over the lake, but is a bit... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Stayed here for 4 nights when the hubby was in Zurich for a business trip and I tagged along. The room we had were on the top floor with lake view which is gorgeous. The room we had was not a renovated one so everything looked kinda 'tired'. Except for the sheets which were what you would expect of a... More 

Thank silveryz80
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Reviewed 8 October 2013

I stayed at the Hotel Engel for three nights during my holiday in July 2013. I had booked one of the newly renovated double rooms for single use directly through the hotel, and my reservation was handled expertly. The room was bright and comfortable, but on a warm and muggy summer's day it could do with a fan. The bathroom... More 

Thank tingasiki
Padua, Italy
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303 reviews
66 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 22 February 2013

Located along the shore of Zurigo lake (but railway separates the hotel from the lake), the hotel is provided of wide, comfortable and clean rooms. The absence of a small refrigerator in the room is a lack for this level of hotel. Conversely WiFi free internet is a value. Breakfast is rich and sufficiently diversified, served on a terrace on... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2012

Together with my family we booked four rooms here for almost a week. The hotel is a decent, clean three star but be prepared to pay dearly. At this hotel level, anywhere outside of Switzerland you would spend half of what they charge here. I suspect the prices are this high also because the hotel probably caters to business travellers... More 

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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 September 2009

We stayed at Engel in August 2009. Our friends live in Richterswil which is one town over and arranged our stay. What a find. We had a large room which accommodated the 3 of us very well. We left for several days to explore other parts of Switzerland with just our backpacks. The staff stored our luggage. They even put... More 

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Address: Engelstrasse 2, Waedenswil 8820, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Waedenswil
Price Range: $173 - $264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“always ask for a quieter room.”
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 of 5 bubbles lisakR9958LE, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Although the railway side rooms have the best views, if it's a good night's sleep you're after, request a room away from the railway.”
 of 5 bubbles Vietnamfan, 20 Aug 2015 | Read review
“With the close proximity to the railway I doubt there is a good room.”
 of 5 bubbles ajssw19, 22 Jul 2015 | Read review
“ask for a room with view over the lake”
 of 5 bubbles pjm_pt, 9 Jul 2015 | Read review
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