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Hotel Otter

Traveller (37)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (1)
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good39%
  • Average25%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“bar downstairs”(8 reviews)
“bed female dorm”(3 reviews)
“common room”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Fitness centre
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked a bunk in a room and prepaid the booking. When I arrived at the hostel at 22 30 at night, they refused to check me in by saying my bunk is in the female room, they're overbooked, they have no other options and refused...More

Thank Евгений К
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Zurich is an expensive city and this place was one of the more affordable hostels. It is 4 floors with an elevator, the ground floor is the bar, the reception is on the 1st floor and the common rooms are on the 2nd floor. I...More

Thank JixF
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Although it was a six bed room, it was relatively spacious and the beds were fine. The sink in the room was nice, but one WC and one shower for the whole floor was a problem sometimes. Some of the staff were a little cold,...More

Thank Steve O
Reviewed 30 April 2018

very closed to train station in old town. easy to visit nearby area and other cities. quiet environment. friendly and helpful staff. only complaint is kitchenette doesnt have cookerhood. was unable to boil eggs. fortunately helpful staff lent me an electrical egg boiler.

Thank platinumSingapore
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

I booked a female-only room. I came in after my day and a man was sitting on an unmade bed. I assumed it was another girl’s friend, as he got up and left and didn’t return for hours. I fell asleep and when I woke...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$45 - US$194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Otter Hotel zürich
Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich > Old Town
Traveller (37)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (1)
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"Keep away It's not a hotel. it;s a hostel if you are lucky enough, but generally - scams collecting money..."
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"Best not to have a room on the 2nd floor if you're sensitive to noise."
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"Ask for a bed away from the door as hallway light will shine right on you."
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"ask for a room overlooking the side street so you dont hear the noise from the bar downstairs"
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