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Central Plaza Hotel

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Reviewed 17 February 2017

Location is superb - right off the river bank, close to railway station, shops and restaurants. The room size was adequate and bathroom recently redecorated. WIFI was lightning fast, which made evening work a breeze. There is little that can be said about the downsides of this place, maybe aside from the fact that cleaners race to clean the rooms...

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CentralPlazaHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Central Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for staying with us and for having taken the time to share your experiences. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed the central location, the fast WIFI and the renovated bath rooms. We regret that you were disturbed by our housekeeping team. Your feedback is helping us and has been forwarded already. Once again,...

Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Very cosy and quiet downtown hotel located in a very best place of Zurich. Located 100 metres out of the Central Rail Station, next to the all public transprt stops. You may enjoy a very nice view from the rooms located on higher floors. Very tastefull breakfasts. Good music in the evenings.

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CentralPlazaHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Central Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your visit and for having taken the time to share your experiences. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed the central location, the live music in our Central Bar, the nice view and the delicious buffet breakfast. Your positive and motivating feedback has been forwarded to our team. Once again, we thank you...

North Carolina
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Really convenient to hauptbahnof central tram stop and city center. Lovely warm lobby friendly staff and compact but well appointed rooms. Easy access to airport on day of departure. Coop grocery store beside it too and lovely pod coffee in room (inexpensive breakfast possible therefore!). All in all a great city center location for a short stay.

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CentralPlazaHotel, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Central Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you very much for your review and for staying with us. We are delighted to read that you could take advantage of the perfect location. Yes, the supermarket is next to the hotel. By the way, our buffet breakfast is 22.00 CHF per person if you preorder it during check in. For Zurich this price is quiet...

Milan, Italy
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

The only reason that I am ranking 2 this hotel is because of the nice location and the fact that the costs is not high. That being said, is so petty to waste potential in such way. The hotel is so old style, the rooms must have been renovated in the '60 and I am not sure when it was...

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CentralPlazaHotel, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Central Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your visit and for sharing your opinion. We regret to hear that it was not smelling pleasent in the room, there are some smoking rooms in the third floor. Please accept our sincere apologies. Thank you for your helpful feedback regarding the door of the room. Our technician already checked the door, it is working...

Hamilton Island
Reviewed 4 January 2017

So good for the price! What a pleasant surprise! We arrived by train and the hotel is just opposite the train station - so easy! The room was a good size and very clean. Love the location - just a short walk into the old town as well as the main shopping area. The bar is the biggest surprise! Fantastic...

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CentralPlazaHotel, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Central Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Happy new year 2017! It is a pleasure to read that you spent a pleasant time in our Hotel Central Plaza. Your positive words regarding the central location nearby the old town and Bahnhofstrasse, the cleanliness of the rooms and our nice piano bar are highly appreciated. We wish you all the best and are looking forward to...

Reviewed 2 January 2017

we loved this hotel. It is a very short walk to the train station and "old zurich" is also right down the street. It is a beautiful area for tourists who want to shop, see the Limmat river, and also eat at great restaurants. You must stay here!

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CentralPlazaHotel, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Central Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for staying with us and for your wonderful rating. It is a pleasure to read your positive comment. We are glad that you enjoyed the central location and our Central Bar / Restaurant King's Cave. Once again, we thank you for recommending our Hotel Central Plaza and wish you a happy new year 2017. Winter regards...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 28 December 2016

The location was ideal as it was close to the main train station with many good dining options nearby. The room was very small and the pillows were quite flat despite having additional pillows available. Also the bed sheets had a suspicious stain however they were changed the following day. Room was otherwise can and tidy. Staff were professional.

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CentralPlazaHotel, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Central Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your visit and for having taken the time to write your review. We are delighted to read that you could take adventure of the perfect location. Each room is provided with a pillow list (in the table drawer), our guests may chose between 5 types of pillows. Please accept our apologies regarding the bed sheet....

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Stayed at this hotel in February 2016, so a bit of a late review but nevertheless. Great room, comprehensive buffet breakfast, excellent Zurich view and convenient central location. Excellent hotel to stay at in Zurich.

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CentralPlazaHotel, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Central Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you very much for your visit in February and for sharing your experiences and recommending our hotel. We are delighted to read your positive feedback and are glad that you enjoyed the delicious buffet breakfast, the central location and the great Zurich view. We are looking forward to welcoming you soon again. Christmas greetings Franziska Kläy Guest...

Florence, Italy
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Right across the bridge over the Limat river 100 meters from the central station and a stone throw from the old city. Old but tastefully refurbished stylish hotel with excellent rooms and bathrooms. Friendly staff. Underground garage (against payment). The hotel is clean as you can expect in Switzerland.

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CentralPlazaHotel, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Central Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest We are delighted to read that you had a wonderful stay with us could take advantage of the location a stone throw from the old town. At the moment we are renovating the bath rooms in the 6th floor. In some of our other rooms the bath rooms are already renovated. Thank you for your motivating words regarding...

Goring, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed as a couple for one night. We loved the location - so close to everything and the main station. Pretty sure we got upgraded as we had booked a standard double and ended up with what appeared to be a suite (dual aspect too). Hotel was clean, staff professional, and there's a great piano bar downstairs. Much of the...

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CentralPlazaHotel, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Central Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you very much for your comment on Tripadvisor and for your recent stay with us. We are pleased to read that you had a fantastic stay at the Hotel Central Plaza, that you enjoyed the central location and that you enjoyed the spacious room. If your room consisted of 2 rooms you stayed in a Junior Suite...

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A warm welcome to the heart of ZurichThis is as close to the heart of Zurich as it gets. The four-star Central Plaza Hotel is located directly on the River Limmat, only a few minutes' walk from the railway station. Bahnhofstrasse the most famous shopping street in Switzerland, the shores of Lake Zurich and the charming old town with its boutiques, restaurants, and bars, all are in easy walking distance. And to delve into culture, all you have to do is step right outside – a wide variety of cultural events awaits you, at the Opera House, at the Schauspielhaus (Zurich Playhouse), and more.We are looking forward to showering you with comfort and hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Central Plaza Hotel

Address: Central 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich
Price Range: $269 - $507 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Central Plaza Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 101
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Also Known As:
Hotel Central Plaza
Central Plaza zürich
Hotel Style:
#32 Luxury Hotel in Zurich
#67 Business Hotel in Zurich
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“Rooms on the back side (away from the river) are probably quieter if the windows are open”
Munseyflora, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get a room on the back side - much quiter at night. Summer months request a fan for your room.”
Patrk7194, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are quiet, with no street noise. If you want to have a better view; ask for rooms loctaed in upper (3-5th) floor.”
MedardL, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“great location and price”
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“Suite for 3 adults”
W9589BKshirleym, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
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