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    Hotel California

    Schifflaende 18, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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    Overview
    • Excellent33%
    • Very good45%
    • Average15%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “old town” (29 reviews)
    “tourist visit” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 122 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The room was clean and comfortable. There is a nightclub nearby that was still rocking at 2.30am on Sunday morning. Bring some ear plugs! The breakfast looked great but the fruit platter tasted of onions and garlic...i recommend separate chopping boards.

    Thank MsLysandra
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Great location in the old town, walking distance to all attractions. Please note that the check in is at 15.00!!!!! But you can leave your luggage until then. Overall good hotel at reasonable price, would go back.

    Thank Kalliopi C
    Reviewed 8 October 2017

    Hotel California is a bit quirky but the price and location are hard to beat. Very reasonable price for Zurich with a comfortable bed, strong shower and nice bath. The location is outstanding -- easy walking distance to the lake, Fraumunster and other sites. Our...More

    Thank Reen75
    Reviewed 4 September 2017

    The hotel location is superb: the very centre of the old city, at 5–10 minutes' walks to most of the landmarks, to the Zurich Lake and to the Limmat river quay, and to the shops in the Bahnhofstrasse. 5 minutes' walk from the S-Bahh Stadelhofen...More

    Thank Andrei S
    Reviewed 3 August 2017

    Strangely, we really don't have much memories of the place... the receptionists were quite unwelcoming.. not even a smile, and they didn't even look like they cared for the guests. They gave basic explanations of how the hotel works after 7 pm (you need to...More

    Thank Whan W
    Response from Christian G, Geschäftsführer at Hotel CaliforniaResponded 24 August 2017

    Dear Whan W Thank you for your review. I apologize for my staff that there was no smiling when you arrive. Normaly we give the standard procedures to our guest, but If you have any further questions we always glad to give information about Zurich...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$174 - US$254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #29 Family Hotel in Zurich
    • #48 Business Hotel in Zurich
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Location
    • Switzerland >
    • Canton of Zurich >
    • Zurich >
    • Old Town
    • Also Known As
    • California Hotel zürich
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    Traveller (64)
    Room & Suite (21)
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    jmc8683
    15 March 2017|
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    Response from Christian G | Property representative |
    Hello jmc8683 Thank you for your request! In our Hotel "California" we are serving a continental breakfast buffet from 7 am until 10.00 am from Monday to Friday and on weekends from 7 am until 11 am (on Sunday it starts at... More
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    Krissyed83
    31 May 2016|
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    Response from Christian G | Property representative |
    Hello Yes, both are correct. Best regards Ms Jessica Suter, Front Desk Manager
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    ReglMad
    24 July 2015|
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    Response from Christian G | Property representative |
    Hello VicPlano, thanks for your question. Yes we have A/C in the Hotel, but not individually controlled. See you in May! Greatings vom Zurich Christian Gamma Manager
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    "Over a busy restaurant that spills out onto the pavement so, the rooms at the side and rear are probably the..."
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    "There are no quiet rooms!"
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    "Our room was on the third floor facing the street which was fine."
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