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Top Zürich Historic Hotels

Helmhaus Swiss Quality Hotel
4 out of 5
Schifflaende 30, Zürich, ZH
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The price is $239 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (492 reviews)

"The staff was very friendly, professional and knowledgeable. The breakfast was excellent. I did not need to eat breakfast at any other establishment. They had breads, eggs,bacon, charcuterie, cereal coffee cappuccino.Several different jams, jellies and cheese spreads. It was wonderful. Eugene was ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2020

Helmhaus Swiss Quality Hotel
Marktgasse Hotel
4 out of 5
Marktgasse 17, Zürich
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The price is $188 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (270 reviews)
Nice spot

"Great location; nice decor; fun common spaces; friendly service. Room would have been too small for anything more than a weekend (and I’m from NYC so used to small spaces). Would definitely recommend."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Marktgasse Hotel
Hotel Adler Zürich
3 out of 5
Rosengasse 10, Zürich
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The price is $175 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (802 reviews)

"Great location. Friendly staff. Good breakfast selection."…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Hotel Adler Zürich
Hotel Scheuble
3 out of 5
Muehlegasse 17, Zürich, ZH
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The price is $173 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (392 reviews)

"We love this hotel very much. Great location, close to everything. Breakfast is also great, fresh squeezed apple+ginger juice to boost your immunity, Egg station, cold cut meat, cheese and smoked salmon! Variety of fresh baked bread and croissants. Definitely stay in this hotel again next time in ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Hotel Scheuble
Hotel Alexander
3 out of 5
Niederdorfstrasse 40, Zürich, ZH
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The price is $198 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (327 reviews)

"This property was clean and the breakfast each morning was wonderful. Also they offer guests a wi-Fi hotspot which was truly a lifesaver when exploring the city."…"

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

Hotel Alexander
Sorell Hotel Zürichberg
4 out of 5
Orellistrasse 21, Zürich, ZH
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The price is $223 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (424 reviews)

"15-20 min away, by train, from the center, but excellent place."…"

Reviewed on Dec 28, 2019

Sorell Hotel Zürichberg
Hotel Rössli
3 out of 5
Rossligasse 7, Zürich, ZH
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The price is $137 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (539 reviews)

"Rooms are small but manageable, mattress could be a bit firmer, pillows could be a bit thicker, overall a decent place to stay"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Hotel Rössli
Sorell Hotel Rütli
3.5 out of 5
Zaehringerstrasse 43, Zürich, ZH
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The price is $193 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (992 reviews)

"Great breakfast. Great location. Clean. Great value."…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

Sorell Hotel Rütli
Central Plaza Hotel
4 out of 5
Central 1, Zürich, ZH
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The price is $240 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (995 reviews)
Wonderful hotel near Zurich main train station

"Two night stay prior to ski vacation in St. Moritz. Regular room is very small (I visited a fellow travelers room). We had a suite which was spacious and convenient. It was an easy walk from the train station and convenient to restaurants. Breakfast was well appointed and tasty."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Central Plaza Hotel
Boutique Hotel Wellenberg
4 out of 5
Niederdorf Strasse 10, Zürich, ZH
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The price is $178 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (999 reviews)

"Location and staff were superb. The housekeeping was spotty and there were issues with the room that were not resolved"…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Boutique Hotel Wellenberg
Bristol Hotel
3 out of 5
Stampfenbachstrasse 34, Zürich, ZH
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The price is $116 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (994 reviews)

"Our room was wonderful. It was very small but adequate. A nice bonus was the balcony with a lovely view."…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Bristol Hotel
Hotel du Theatre by Fassbind
3 out of 5
Seilergraben 69, Zürich, ZH
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The price is $127 per night
4/5Very Good! (843 reviews)

"Good location (close to where i worked), quiet room despite being at heavily trafficked major road, friendly personnel and nice breakfast. Very good price-quality ratio. Not the first time I've stayed there"…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

Hotel du Theatre by Fassbind
Hotel Old Town
3 out of 5
Niederdorferstrasse 19, Zürich
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The price is $171 per night
4/5Very Good! (136 reviews)

"Great location. Nice rooms. Check in/out is weird because you do it at the restaurant downstairs--there is no traditional lobby or front desk."…"

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2019

Hotel Old Town
Statthotel
1 out of 5
Schneggengasse 8, Zürich, ZH
The price is $112 per night
3.9/5Good! (148 reviews)
Clean and comfortable

"Nice bed and shower. A little tight like all the other rooms we have stayed in Europe."…"

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2019

Statthotel
Hotel Limmathof
2 out of 5
Limmatquai 142, Zürich
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The price is $122 per night
3.9/5Good! (379 reviews)

"Nice view, friendly staff, clean room with comfy bed and pillows."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

Hotel Limmathof
Hotel PLATZHIRSCH
3 out of 5
Spitalgasse 3, Zürich, ZH
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The price is $199 per night
3.8/5Good! (227 reviews)

"Check in arrangements a little odd, otherwise very good both for location and comfort"…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2020

Hotel PLATZHIRSCH
Alexander Guesthouse
2 out of 5
Zähringerstrasse 16, Zürich, ZH
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The price is $132 per night
3.8/5Good! (244 reviews)
Very basic accommodations but clean and convenient

"This place is an excellent location. Lots of shopping, restaurants, bars within walking distance. Rooms are simple and clean."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Alexander Guesthouse
Hotel Felix
3 out of 5
Zaehringerstrasse 25, Zürich, ZH
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2.3/5 (3 reviews)
Great location. Average property.

"Great location. 7 min walk from the Zurich HB. Right in old Town near attractions and restaurants. Staff very helpful! Just a couple of cons. Bathroom needs work. Carpet covered in moisture wear and damage. Drain clogged. While our room did not smell of tobacco smoke, I don't think they have non ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2019

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About Zürich Historic Hotels

When you go on a Zürich getaway, it's easy to choose a modern hotel, or a chain you are familiar with. You know that your rooms will have all the much-needed amenities. But sometimes choosing to stay in a more distinguished location can elevate your stay. A stay in a Zürich historic hotel allows you to still have a fully-furnished room and one with tons of personality. Additionally, it provides you the chance to immerse yourself in Zürich's history.

Something Old, Something New

A stay in one of these Zürich traditional hotels can transport you to a past era right from the start. With Victorian-style architecture and addresses in the center of Zürich, you'll soon understand what makes Zürich renowned. Thankfully, you aren't required to live like the hotel's past guest. Although these accommodations may be vintage, they have most modern comforts to help you relax during your holiday. You will find rooms outfitted with a comfy bed and just about everything you might need for a wonderful getaway.

After you've explored the hotel's grounds, you can explore the renowned landmarks and art galleries to absorb more of the region's culture. Of course, all this time traveling is going to work up an appetite. Speak with your hotel's front desk to show you the local places to enjoy a cold one or dinner in Zürich are. You can also scan through the comments and review the recommendations other guests to Zürich think is merit going to.

Your Zürich Accommodation Is Waiting

If you are looking to get the most from your Zürich visit, a stay in a vintage hotel will elevate your time spent in this historically-rich region. Having 368 of these one-of-a-kind accommodations to choose from. Rates on these Zürich historic hotels range from $112 to . You're certain to find at a great rate. However, like the past civilizations, these rates won't last forever. Book soon to get a place in one of these unique properties.

Frequently asked questions

What should I expect on my historical trip to Zürich?
Visitors love the significant historical sites they discover in Zürich. And while you’re here, you can check out the renowned opera and scenic lakeside. You can also take time at the popular shops in this culturally rich area.
What's the best accommodation in Zürich to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Central Plaza Hotel is a top 4-star hotel for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers a restaurant and satellite TV. Lindenhof is a short walk away. A couple of other options near historic sites include Hotel Alexander and Hotel Scheuble.
How many historical hotels will I find in Zürich?
Zürich has 368 hotels and other accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 133 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the top historical places and other sights in Zürich?
Zürich is notable for landmarks like Zürich Opera House, Lindenhof, and Predigerkirche. Known for its opera, cultural venues include Hallenstadion, Kunsthaus Zurich, and Swiss National Museum. Other popular sights include Bahnhofstrasse and ETH Zurich.
What is a historic hotel like in Zürich?
By choosing a historic hotel, you can stay someplace that has an officially recognized national historic designation. A castle, a palace or even a pub or an old police station can be identified as a historic hotel provided that it’s of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features can be admired within the guestrooms or public spaces of historic hotels in Zürich, giving a real sense of character.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
You’ll often hear the term “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe, wheareas the term “historic hotel” is more commonly used in the U.S. though overall the terms are quite similar. The architecture and actual building of historic hotels are generally the most important aspect. For a heritage hotel, mainly, it’s cultural value as well as how it shaped the community.
Do historic hotels in Zürich have modern facilities?
Hotels have the safety features and modern conveniences you’ve come to expect, but every effort is made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities, and the normal amenities found at a contemporary hotel will also be available in a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Zürich, you won’t find a place that’s uncomfortable or rundown.

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