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4.8 of 5 guest rating
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City Suite
Room with view
646 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
Suite (River)
700 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Deluxe Suite, View
753 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Deluxe Suite (River)
1184 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Deluxe Corner Suite
969 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Single Room
269 square feet
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Deluxe Double Room
Room with view
377 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Junior Suite, View
538 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Junior Suite, Lakeside
646 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Luxury Zürich hotel in Old Town, walk to Bahnhofstrasse

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
24-hour business center
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
24-hour front desk

Location

Located in Old Town, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Buerkliplatz, Bahnhofstrasse, and Fraumuenster. Kunsthaus Zurich and Zurich Town Hall are also within 15 minutes. Borsenstrasse Tram Stop is only a 2-minute walk and Burkliplatz Tram Stop is 2 minutes.

Hotel Features

This hotel features 2 restaurants, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a 24-hour business center, valet parking, and 24-hour room service.

Room Amenities

All 119 rooms feature thoughtful touches like free minibar items and bathrobes, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find 24-hour room service, DVD players, and separate bathtubs and showers.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A 24-hour business center is on site at this 5-star property.

Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This luxury hotel also offers a fitness center, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Baur au Lac has designated areas for smoking.

  • Bar/lounge
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms
  • Year Built 1844
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • 24-hour business center
  • Concierge services
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Total number of rooms - 119
  • Number of floors - 5
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Garden
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
  • Russian

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Baur au Lac offers 119 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and free minibar items. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. This Zürich hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include safes and complimentary bottled water. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Free newspaper
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Premium TV channels
  • Air conditioning
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • DVD player
  • Phone
  • Free bottled water
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Pay movies
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Minibar (stocked, free items)
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Room service (24 hours)

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Pavillon - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in international cuisine. 1-star Michelin rating.

Rive Gauche - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

Spa Services

  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CHF 120.00 per day.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of CHF 45.00 per pet, per night
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

24-hour check-in

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 2.5 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: CHF 49 for adults and CHF 23 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: CHF 45.00 per day
  • Pet fee: CHF 45.00 per pet, per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: CHF 120.00 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Baur au Lac Hotel Zurich
  • Baur au Lac Hotel
  • Baur au Lac Zurich
  • Baur Au Lac zürich
  • Baur au Lac Hotel Zürich

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

Awards & Affiliations

  • Baur au Lac is listed in the 2015 Condé Nast Traveler Top 100 List.
  • The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.

National Rating

Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Switzerland. This property is rated 5 stars and is displayed on this page as 5.0 stars.

Promotions

Special Offer

Book a stay in any room or rate category and receive free fruit on arrival and free daily refill of in-room minibar.


Full details provided at check-in.

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