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Hotel Alexander

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#38 of 139 Hotels in Zurich
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

An old but renovated 3 star hotel. Rooms and bathroom facilities are adequate. Hanging space is somewhat limited with no wardrobe as such available in my single room. Over-riding any minor inconveniences is the hotel's superb location. Most tourist attractions on both sides of the river are within walking distance. I was particularly impressed by the very helpful multi-lingual reception...

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear osviv Thank you very much indeed for your evaluation about your hotel Alexander. It's good to know that we may just proceed the way we've done so far. A friendly smile is generally answered by another one’s friendly smile. It looks like we're on the right track as far as friendliness and politeness are concerned. Thank you very much...

Derby, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

Started European trip spent four nights hotel was clean and comfortable. Great location breakfast was very good every morning and the staff went out of their way to make you feel comfortable. ,..............

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear Thomas T Thank you for taking the time to send us such a nice and friendly feedback. It is really important for us, that our customers can enjoy a great time in Hotel Alexander. We would be pleased if you would reveal your experience in our hotel to your friends and family. It would be a pleasure to welcome...

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The location was great, easy to access the attractions and Zurich Main Station, room was well facilitated with everything needed such as amenities & kettle. Staff are friendly at the front desk, they acted very promptly when I requested to change the duvet cover which got a shoe mark on it.

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear Chun Lai Jenny L, Thank you for taking the time to send us such a nice and friendly feedback. It is really important for us, that our customers can enjoy a great time in Hotel Alexander. We would be pleased if you would reveal your experience in our hotel to your friends and family. It would be a pleasure...

Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed here for one night before heading back to the US. It was a great little place. The staff was welcoming and helpful and provided us with a room, even though we arrived early for check-in. The room was modern, clean and small, with chocolate bunnies on the pillows (it was Easter) typical for our Swiss...

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear Lizardo73, Thank you for staying with us and for your positiv and detailed feedback. We appreciate the time you have taken to provide us and future customers with such a kind report about your experience in Hotel Alexander. We kindly like to inform you, that most of our rooms are equipped with A/C. It is just that the A/C...

Kochi (Cochin), India
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I stayed for a night at Hotel Alexander. The room was super clean and the staffs were so friendly. The location of the hotel is great and you can enjoy the walk through the old town and streets. There are lot of bars and restaurants near by. The Zurich rail station, and central stop etc are at walking distance. If...

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear Alex K, Thank you for your valuation. We appreciate your kind words and it is great to see, that we could make your stay to an enjoyable one. We would be pleased if we could welcome you one day again. Until then we wish you all the best from Zurich. Your Team-Alexander

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Nice hotel if you need to be in the centre of Zurich: close to the Central Station and in the middle of the old town. Lots of restaurants, pubs, etc on walking distance. Good quality...not cheap, but Switzerland is rather expensive for tourists. Good breakfast.

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear Richard B We would like to thank you that you have chosen our Hotel Alexander for your Zürich trip and that you have taken the time to give us a feedback about your stay. It is a great pleasure for us to read that you liked your stay very much. We always try that our guests feel like at...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Hotel Alexander for the marathon this year because of the reviews we found on TripAdvisor. I have to say that we were not disappointed! The hotel is easy to find, just a short walk from the main train station even with luggage and a stroller it took approx 10 mins! Located on Niederdorf there are restaurants and...

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear Martin T, Thank you very much for your stay during the Marathon in Zürich. We are very well located not far from the run. Each year expecially for the Zürich Marathon we offer our breakfast from 5.00am. for all runners, their supporters, family and friends. We wish you happy Easter and hope you will stay with us also next...

Medicine Hat
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Hotel was in a fantastic location. Several blocks of shops, pubs, cafes and restaurants. The room was quiet and comfortable. The main shopping street is located just across the river and up a few blocks, right by the train station. A reasonable price for the location. Would stay again!

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear Pattn_08, Thank you most sincerely for your highly positive feedback on your hotel Alexander experience. We are deeply appreciate your comments and feel very proud that our hotel met your expectations. It is our ambition to provide exceptional service and your very kind words are encouraging and much appreciated by all of us. It is allways a big pleasure...

Leicester
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Perfect location for us, we like to be in the hub of everything, lots of restaurants and very good ones, lots of bars and we also found a nice little club to dance the night away. Everywhere in a few minutes walk, day and night. Lovely to walk along the lake in the sunshine. It was perfect for us. If...

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear Pauline, Thank you very much for your outstanding feedback.It was a pleasure for us to read all the kind words, you have found for Hotel Alexander. We are happy that you could enjoy your stay and that our location and cleanliness have left such a good impression. We appreciate that you stand up for Hotel Alexander. Guests like you...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The locals call the area where Hotel Alexander is situated' Doerfli' which means little village.t The hotel itself is situated right in the centre of the historic quarter and only ten minutes to the main rail station.Hotel Alexander is a family run hotel and is only a short walk to a number of well known Zurich historical sites . The...

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear scottie950, Reading your nice feedbacks really put a big smile upon our faces, because we have made it! With the attention to simple details we contributed, to make your Zürich trip a marvellous one, so you may feel like coming back soon. We will be pleased if you tell your friends and family about your affirmative experience during your...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our owner-managed hotel is ideally located in the middle of Zurich's Old Town - at just 5 minutes walking distance from the Central Railway Station.Virtually everything of interest is within short walking distance. Not just only Zurich's well-known landmarks but also the business quarters with the banks and shops, the high-end shopping district «Bahnhofstrasse», the university quarters, amongst them the ETH «Federal Institute of Technology», the car-free lake- and riverside promenades and many Cafés, bars and restaurants.The Hotel Alexander, renovated in February 2012, has more than 41 lavishly appointed and well tended non smoking rooms. Energy saving LED bulbs, a much enhanced panoramic view of the historic center thanks to its new windows, comfy beds and bright modern bathrooms turn your stay into a very enjoyable event. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Alexander

Address: Niederdorfstrasse 40 | 8001 Zurich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich
Price Range: $256 - $433 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Alexander 3*
Number of rooms: 41
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Hotel Style:
#42 Romantic Hotel in Zurich
#47 Business Hotel in Zurich
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“Some upper rooms have cantilevered ceilings next to the window. Tall people get used to this after a couple of head bumps.”
osviv, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“We have one child, and the "family room" with three beds was perfect. There would not be space for a family of four in one room, though. ”
lalisonphillips, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We were on the street and t most of the noise are blocked out.”
Kobus16, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I would think that the rooms at the back would be quieter than those at the front.”
Becca3189, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“DO NOT stay in the guest house”
  • no air conditioning, this moved the air around a little
  • smaller than single bed, 2 inch thick mattress
BradLSF, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
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