We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Hotel Arlette Beim Hauptbahnhof

Booking.comUS$160*
View Deal
#78 of 138 Hotels in Zurich
Certificate of Excellence
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$176*
US$160*
US$176*
US$159*
US$176*
US$160*
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Professional photos
Hotel Arlette Beim Hauptbahnhof
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

146 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Hotel Arlette Beim Hauptbahnhof
See the most recent reviews
Showing 109: English reviews
Dallas, TX
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Easy, short walk from central railway station. Older building but rooms are well maintained - and it was good to have an elevator/lift. Cramped lobby, but just around the back from the entry desk is the breakfast room which is fine for the morning continental servings. Staff was friendly and helpful. Overall, this was a great choice and gave good...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Chaltom
Northern VA
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Arlette is a modest hotel but with many fine qualities. Its location in the old city a few blocks from the Hauptbahnhof (HBH) is terrific. A quiet area yet within steps of a vibrant busy neighborhood. The staff of the hotel is really nice and very helpful. Our room was roomy enough, good comfortable large beds, A/C, free in-room WiFi,...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Polter
Seattle
Reviewed 4 July 2016

I stayed for 2 nights when first arriving in Zurich and Europe. It was an easy walk from the train station and they had my room available at 10am which was very nice (it was early in the summer tourist season). The room and bath were clean and the room did have air conditioning. The towels are somewhat thin, but...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Tazcatrophy
Reviewed 29 June 2016

What a delightful find. Friendly, helpful staff. A short walk from the railway station. Clean rooms and comfortable beds. Fresh warm rolls for breakfast and option to enjoy freshly prepared eggs if you wish (at very reasonable extra cost) Quiet location but so near the Old Town, trams and railway. Air con and wi-fi. in room. Lift to all floors....

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Bev G
Pakistan
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Location The location is fine as it was some meters away from the station. It was near the lake and the museum so we enjoyed both. Room The room was small but clean and again the aim was not comfort or luxury rather spending most of the time outside. Breakfast Not much variety but they served half fried eggs which...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank proudpakistani
Greece
Reviewed 12 June 2016

You can't beat the location; only a 5-10 minute walk to the central train station and right in the center close to the sights. Even with its central location, it's very quiet at night. I had a room facing the road and there were no issues with getting a good night's sleep. The staff is also very welcoming and friendly....

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank David A
Santa Monica, California
Reviewed 8 June 2016

We love the Arlette. Just across the Limmat near the Train Station, on a street that is filled with good restaurants, run by a family that looks out for you . . . what more could you ask for. The rooms are modest yet comfortable, beds and pillows are good, the street is relatively quiet. Breakfast consists of coffee or...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Joan W
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

If you are arriving or departing Zurich via train, this little hotel can't be beat. It is a very short walk and easy to find. Rooms were functional and quiet, nice bathroom and nice breakfast. Many restaurants and shops within a short walk. Loved the location of this hotel!

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank sunsetbeachgal
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 5 June 2016

As they advertise, this is a small hotel with petite rooms at a really good price. It has a great old-world charm. The room key is the type you turn in when you leave -- it's big and clunky. (I would have been disappointed otherwise.) I do want to point out that the bathroom, while small, has been modernized. And...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank RandiinChicago
Mumbai
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Good for short stay. Family run hotel with small and cozy rooms. Very close to Zurich HB train station and accessible from main attractions. They serve free basic continental breakfast. Scores very high on cleanliness. Wifi is free and good. Also very helpful and courteous people.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank yugamum

65 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (65)
Viewed
Room/Suite (11)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (6)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (41)
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Zurich hotels
Bristol Hotel Zurich
#44 of 138 in Zurich
940 reviews
Old Town
Limmathof
Limmathof
#87 of 138 in Zurich
283 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Leoneck Swiss Hotel
#47 of 138 in Zurich
534 reviews
Old Town
Hotel du Theatre by Fassbind
Walhalla Hotel
#32 of 138 in Zurich
636 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Hotel Arlette Beim Hauptbahnhof

Address: Stampfenbachstrasse 26, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich
Price Range: $174 - $364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 309
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotel.de, TripOnline SA, Priceline, HRS, Evoline ltd, Agoda and HostelWorld so you can book your Hotel Arlette Beim Hauptbahnhof reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Hotel Style:
#59 Romantic Hotel in Zurich
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Hotel Arlette Beim Hauptbahnhof staff and other travellers.
3 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Hotel Arlette Beim Hauptbahnhof staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“You can get a bit more of a breeze from upper floor rooms facing the street. A bit more noise, but good breeze.”
stekeo73, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had a room facing the main road and didn't really notice any noise.”
natalieNATALIEx, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If the room is at road side, it could be little noisy!”
NM-2gether4ever, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room away from the street side was very quiet.”
elizabethp462, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I had room 502 which faced the street and was located next to the elevator. No elevator noise, but did hear noise from the street.”
Tazcatrophy, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Booking.com
US$160* /night
View Deal
HOTEL.INFOUS$159
TripAdvisorUS$160
Hostelworld.comUS$176
View all 8 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates