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    Hotel California

    Schifflaende 18, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good46%
    • Average13%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “old town” (28 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Shuttle Bus Service
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 116 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    We stayed in this hotel for two nights in the beginning of July. Hotel is in a nice location and located within a close proximity to a variety of restaurants for many taste pallets. The water is nearby, which gives it a nice vibe. The...More

    Thank jmc8683
    Response from Christian G, Geschäftsführer at Hotel CaliforniaResponded yesterday

    Dear jmc8683 Thank you for your Review. About the A/C, it is true it's not the newest so when all rooms want to cool down it is unfortunately not that efficiently. As for the beds stick, which rooms did you have, so we can check...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We booked this hotel because of the location and that it had air conditioning...my partner has asthma and A/C helps. The receptionist was pleasant until she wasn't which really came after asking how the air conditioner worked. She said "you must be American as that...More

    Thank Bill B
    Response from Christian G, Geschäftsführer at Hotel CaliforniaResponded yesterday

    Dear Bill B Thank you for your Review. We apologize for the answer or our staff. Since we have an older house over 20 years and the same is for the A/C, it doesn't work that good like a new one. Especially when all 18...More

    Reviewed 2 June 2017

    The receptionists were warm and welcoming; the decor was quirky and amusing, with a definite Californian theme; the room was clean and comfortable and provided everything I needed and the restaurant below was there from breakfast right through to late night meal. If you cannot...More

    Thank Yvonne D
    Response from Christian G, Geschäftsführer at Hotel CaliforniaResponded 12 June 2017

    Dear Yvonne D Thank you for your nice review on trip advisor. We hope you had a good stay at our hotel. Best regards Ms Jessica Suter Front Desk Manager

    Reviewed 24 March 2017

    The room was very small. Bathroom OK, but no way you could have a shower. water much too hot. I did not manage to get it cooler. AC does not work. Room was too warm. Staff very nice. (they knew about the problems mentioned above).More

    Thank jettesh
    Response from Christian G, Geschäftsführer at Hotel CaliforniaResponded 24 May 2017

    Dear Jettesh Thank you for yor Review on tripadvisor. In the meantime we fixed the problem with the old taps in the bathroom. Concerning the air conditioning, the law in Zurich says that it is not allowed to use the air conditioning when outside is...More

    Reviewed 23 February 2017

    For Eastern European visiting Zurych price is very important. Just the difference between prices in Switzerland and Poland are huge. This hotel offers you very good prices, but also friendly staff, incredibly delicious breakfast, beautiful room, unique climate and location in-the-middle-of-everything-in-walking-distance. I would definitely visit...More

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    Response from Christian G, Geschäftsführer at Hotel CaliforniaResponded 14 March 2017

    Dear 2264192 Thank you for your review of our Hotel California. We are pleased to hear, that you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for the nice words to our stuff, it motivates us. We are very pleased to welcome you once again...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$180 - US$265 (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 ,
    • Family 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)
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    jmc8683
    16 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
    25 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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