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Hotel Alexander

Hotels.comUS$188*
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#39 of 138 Hotels in Zurich
Certificate of Excellence
02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Zurich
Reviewed 28 July 2014 via mobile

After been badly ripped off by ibis hotel near airport Zurich I got myself booked in this hotel and it was a wonderful experience staying there everything was just outside the hotel bars cafés shisha smoke u just name it and it's outside the hotel.Price they charged me was unbelievable it was the lowest of all hotel across for single...

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear Zainshsh Thank you very much for your stay at the hotel Alexander and your motivating review. It is a great pleasure for us to read that you liked your stay very much. We are very glad that you were satisfied with our service. This should be the kind of service we are aiming to give and it is great...

Reviewed 25 July 2014

This hotel is just right for a short stay in Zurich. Location is great, in the picturesque Old Town and within walking distance of a lot of sights, restaurants, and shops. Tram stop just a few steps away. Clean, newly renovated rooms with AC. Free wifi and good quality breakfast included in the rates. The lady at the reception desk...

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear travelmomABC We thank you very much for your feedback. We are very pleased to notice that you have enjoyed your stay with us. Your evaluations have an enormous motivating effect on our team, and they support us in our daily work. We always endeavor to give our customers a sincere, obliging and professional service which we keep trying hard...

Atlanta
Reviewed 24 July 2014 via mobile

We were staying in the dependance building. Small rooms but clean bed and clean shower. Breakfast in the main building, but its not even a 2 minute walk. Good breakfast. Friendly staff. Wifi code only lasts 24hrs so you need to get a new pass at the front desk. Location is perfect. Lots to see and so many restaurants in...

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear Niels R We are very pleased that you have chosen us to be your host. We are more than pleased to see that you have enjoyed your stay with us. In fact, customer satisfaction is our ultimate ambition. Concerning the parking: It is very unfortunate that you experienced it as confusing. As the space is very limited in the...

Lafayette, Louisiana
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Checkin was efficient and cordial - wifi worked great - for as many devices as you needed. We needed a corkscrew - so we were given one gratis. Location was superb - easy walk with luggage from the trian station. Lovely to stroll all the old cobbled streets, along the river, sit at a cafe. Got to watch some world...

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear krugman We are very pleased that you have chosen us to be your host. We are more than pleased to see that you have enjoyed your stay with us. In fact, customer satisfaction is our ultimate goal. We would be honored if you would spread those affirmative comments on the Hotel Alexander to your circle of friends. All the...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 14 July 2014

This hotel fills up fast in the summer months and is popular because of its superb location in the heart of Zurich near practically all the attractions, the main station and the shopping district of Bahnhof Strasse. The entrance is a small doorway along a row of shops on a cobbled street and quite nondescript. The reception is small, there...

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear Legal_itinerant, Thank you very much for your kindly words. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the Hotel Alexander. Thank you for your kind comments about our staff. I am pleased to share your positive feedback with all our team members and we are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. We...

Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 25 June 2014

I booked 3 rooms here for my siblings and I. Price for chf 190 for their business room. Email correspondence was speedy and efficient. Price was spot on for what we were getting. I have stayed in Zurich before so I know the Old Town area is nicer to stay at. Hotel Alexander's location was wonderful, smack dab in the...

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear Pigletthepug, Thank you very much for having had the privilege to be your host. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the Hotel Alexander. Thank you for your kind comments about our staff. I am pleased to share your positive feedback with all our team members and we are glad to hear that you enjoyed...

frederick, maryland
Reviewed 19 June 2014

This was very convenient for a meeting at the Federal Institute of Technology which is just up the street and then up a short walkway with 137 steps; in the other direction, across a scenic bridge it is only a few blocks to the main shopping street (Banhofstrasse); also not far from the Zurichsee and a short walk to the...

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear fred200099 Thank you very much for the time taken to write such a nice comment. We are open for any kind of feedback; but prefer, of course the positive comments we are getting from our guests. We wish you a nice day and hope to welcome you soon again. Kind regards The Hotel Alexander Team

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 19 June 2014

We had made reservations to stay at the Guesthouses and got upgraded to the regular hotel. Its an easy walk from the train station and they were able to let us check in at 10am. There were chocolates on the pillows, AC, Fridge, and one of the best wifi's during our stay in Switzerland. We did not take advantage of...

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear Ari2569, We are very pleased to notice that you have enjoyed your stay in our Hotel Alexander. Thank you very much. We are pleased to notice that you have been happy with the room. We are proud of it, since your evaluation is of considerable importance to us. We will be pleased if you tell your friends and acquaintances...

Baarn, The Netherlands
Reviewed 18 June 2014 via mobile

Small inexpensive hotel in the middle of Zürich. Small but modern room. Bathroom also small. Breakfast was good. Car parking close to hotel but needs to be reserved in advance. Price/quality for Zürich standards very good. Great hotel for one or two night stay when you just need a good bed in the center of town! Only minor point is...

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear Vrijbuiters, We are very pleased that you have chosen us to be your host. Do you like our refurbished rooms? Well, we're mighty glad to hear that. Our rooms have indeed been renovated in such a way as to be state-of-the-art. Will you be coming back? We'd be delighted if you do. Kind regards Your Hotel Alexander Team

Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 14 June 2014

Excellent location in the middle of all the shopping. Walking distance from the train station. Breakfast was good. The beds were not the best arrangement. We had my husband and I along with my 9 year old boy and they put 3 cots in the room it seemed. 2 pushed together and one against the wall.

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Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Hotel Alexander, responded to this review

Dear dmsmass, Thank you very much for your feedback. We are very pleased to read that you were be happy our service. Regarding our room reservation, we kindly like to inform you that all our family rooms are equipped with one double and one single bed. The interior of the room we are trying to make harmonious. Kind regards Your...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
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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: $247 - $401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Alexander 3*
Number of rooms: 41
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Also Known As:
Alexander Hotel zürich
Hotel Style:
#42 Romantic Hotel in Zurich
#47 Business Hotel in Zurich
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“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. ”
 of 5 bubbles lalisonphillips, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We were on the street and t most of the noise are blocked out.”
 of 5 bubbles Kobus16, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I would think that the rooms at the back would be quieter than those at the front.”
 of 5 bubbles Becca3189, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“DO NOT stay in the guest house”
  • smaller than single bed, 2 inch thick mattress
  • no air conditioning, this moved the air around a little
 of 5 bubbles BradLSF, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask fora room with air-conditioning”
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