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Hotel Helmhaus

Schifflaende 30, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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  • Old Town (Altstadt)
    0.3 km
  • 4 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 6 days ago
Wonderful boutique hotel
My husband and I stayed here only one night, which is my only... more
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New York, NY
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

My husband and I stayed here only one night, which is my only regret. We came in for business for a quick stay and didn't get enough time to truly appreciate this very nice boutique hotel. It's well located near the river and walking to restaurants and shops. The staff were very pleasant and accommodating. We stayed in a Deluxe...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great little hotel in old town in Zurich. The staff are exceptionally welcoming and the family room we stayed in was newly refurbished, spacious, clean and very comfortable. Very tasty breakfast as well.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff were very helpful, nice drinks upon arrival and to warm up from the outside as you came in. Recommended tours and sold us all the tickets ...walking distance to the Hofbahnof and easy to get around from here. Nice walking district along the river. Enjoyed many nearby restaurants. Breakfast at the hotel was great and staff here also very...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous stay in Zurich, Hotel Helmhaus is perfectly situated for the Christmas markets. We booked directly with the hotel and communication was easy and prompt. The airport transfer was very easy to find and we didn't wait long at all, the driver was very pleasant. Our hotel room was spacious and comfortable in accommodating 2 adults and a child of...

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Helmhaus, Leiter Front Office at Hotel Helmhaus, responded to this review

Grüezi BVABubbles Thank you for taking the time to share your opinion about your stay with other travellers and us. It is a pleasure to know that with our hotel and its facilities we have contributed to a nice stay of yours. The location of our hotel is indeed so good that most of the major sights in the city...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I had a great room, it was quiet, it was very close to the Bellevue Christmas market and Opera house, wonderful breakfast and the staff was very friendly. They even kept my bag for an extra day as I was travelling to the mountains to a friend's house.

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Helmhaus, Leiter Front Office at Hotel Helmhaus, responded to this review

Grüezi Chicag0Chica It is a pleasure to know that you had such a comfortable stay at our Hotel Helmhaus. With continued improvements of services and facilities, i.e. new Swiss mattresses, new HD-televisions, carefully selected products for our Swiss breakfast buffet, etc. we aim at making our guests‘ stays as enjoyable as possible. And our team is happy to go the...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 December 2016

We received very warm welcome. Our room was in fifth (top) floor. It was very quiet and big enough for a couple. Excellent refurbished. Very clean, good choices of amenities and in excellent quality. Breakfast variety was good and the lady at breakfast room was great! Reception was very helpful specially the lady "Irene". Definitely would stay here again!

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Helmhaus, Leiter Front Office at Hotel Helmhaus, responded to this review

Grüezi darvishiali Thank you for your stay at the smallest and most centrally located Four-Star hotel in Zurich. It is nice to know that especially with the quality of our renovated rooms but also with the friendliness of our team members we have made your stay at our hotel and in Zurich more enjoyable. Your special compliments about our colleague...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This hotel met all of my requirements: 1)Sleeping; Comfortable bed, quite room, nice linens; 2) Working; excellent wifi, walkable or short drive to the banking and insurance leaders in Zurich 3) Eating, walking distance to many restaurants and great in house breakfast.

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Helmhaus, Leiter Front Office at Hotel Helmhaus, responded to this review

Grüezi RJMerlot Thank you for having been our guest and for taking the time to share your positive thoughts with other travelers and us. We are delighted to know that you had such a comfortable stay at our little historical, yet modern hotel, located within nearly 700-years-old walls, and that you appreciated everything our hotel and team members offer in...

Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Perfect location, can walk to many nice restaurants and bars in the area. Also, can take tram #4 just steps away to other locations. The Zurich Main train station is only 10 minutes walking or 4 minutes via tram. Staff was very helpful in directing us and making restaurant reservations. The language was not a barrier, everyone was very friendly...

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Helmhaus, Leiter Front Office at Hotel Helmhaus, responded to this review

Grüezi Ivan O It is a pleasure to know that you had such a comfortable stay at our Hotel Helmhaus. With continued improvements of services and facilities, i.e. new HD-televisions, carefully selected products for our Swiss breakfast buffet, etc. we aim at making our guests‘ stays as enjoyable as possible. And should you find yourselves in Zurich again it would...

Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We were given a very warm and friendly welcome to Helmhaus including a glass of homemade hot apple punch! The position of the hotel close to the lake is perfect and only a short walk or even closer tram ride from the mainline station. Staff were friendly and professional. Decor in public areas and bedrooms was excellent and the standard...

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Helmhaus, Leiter Front Office at Hotel Helmhaus, responded to this review

Grüezi JenniferandTonyClark Thank you for having chosen our Hotel Helmhaus for your stay and for taking the time to share your opinion with other travellers and us. After years of several renovation and investment periods we are proud now to be able to provide in our 700-years old historical building many different high quality amenities for our guests. Paintings by...

Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

The location of this hotel is great. 15 minutes walk from Zurich HB station, 10 minutes from Central station and 5 minutes from the old town and lake. The breakfast is nice and the rooms are spotless. Mario, on the front desk, was a wonderful source of knowledge; printing of lists of places to visit and onward travel itineraries. We...

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Helmhaus, Leiter Front Office at Hotel Helmhaus, responded to this review

Grüezi Adam A Thank you and your friend for having been guests to our Hotel Helmhaus. We are delighted to know that you especially valued the comfort of the room as well as the location in the heart of Oldtown. Your special compliments about our colleague Mario have been duly passed on to him. It would be nice to welcoming...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Look forward to Zurich’s smallest and most centrally located hotel. Each of our 24 rooms has just recently been completely renovated. A high quality design interior, comfortable bathrooms in warm colours, an individually adjustable air condition system for the summer time and new sound-proof windows promise a relaxing sleep.At the Hotel Helmhaus history and modern comfort connect in a remarkable way. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Helmhaus

Address: Schifflaende 30, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich > Old Town
Price Range: $316 - $484 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Helmhaus 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Helmhaus Swiss Quality zürich
Hotel Helmhaus Swiss Quality
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Zurich
#7 Business Hotel in Zurich
#9 Luxury Hotel in Zurich
#9 Romantic Hotel in Zurich
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“Ask for a drink with Schnapps as you enter...keeps you warm!”
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“My top floor room was quiet and very comfortable.”
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