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Hotel Helmhaus

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Pasadena, California
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Mario, the front desk agent, was thrilled when we accepted his offer of a glass of local white wine upon check-in. "Most people say it's too early," he advised, but at 3:30 p.m, eh, close enough. Zurich, which rivals Tokyo and San Francisco as among the priciest cities in the world, requires adjusting your expectations when weighing cost and value....

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Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I loved this hotel. It was cute, charming, very comfortable, and they had a great attention for detail. The bed was firm but very comfortable. Often firm beds bother me, but not this one, I actually loved the bed! They had fresh flowers throughout the hotel every day which I thought was pleasant and showed their attention to detail. They...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I only a short trip but this was an excellent hotel for my purpose. Great central location with plenty of shops, restaurants and bars nearby. The staff were very friendly and welcoming and made the check-in and out hassle free. Great breakfast.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 week ago

Low-key, discreet and immensely helpful, and a solution to finding a Zurich hotel which is not extreme -- either a room like a cell or else prodigiously expensive or pretentious or both. In the right part of town, five minutes from opera, the Kunsthaus and close to the water (but if you're arriving by train, get off at Stadelhofen not...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having arrived in Zurich and our hotel of choice was close we stumbled across the Hotel Helmhaus, located in the Helmhaus area of Zurich on the banks of the Limmat in the Old Town and only a 2 minute walk to the Grossmunster. The hotel is nestled between boutique little stores in a quiet little cobblestone alley and is the...

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel has excellent location in the heart of old town. Pretty much all worth a visit places are by walking distance like plenty of restaurants as well. Service was very friendly, especially by front desk staff. Breakfast was tasty even though a bit limited by variety. Tram stop to main station is less than 100 m from the hotel...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My second visit to the Helmhaus was outstanding. This boutique hotel is perfectly located within walking distance of the main train station and in the old town. I had a very nice double room on the third floor which was immaculately clean and spacious. The bed was very comfortable and the bathroom had a tub with integrated shower. "Super Mario"...

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our room, #409, is the best! We have 3 windows and it faces the square. The breakfast was very good! We had coffee, juices, eggs, yogurt, rolls, cereal, and cheeses. The welcome drink was a nice touch!

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Tel Aviv District, Israel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You should try it Very good breakfest, room, location and service 2 min walk from the tramp station. Near the river and the lake as well Its in the old town part which is very nice Good restaurants nearby the hotel

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Ashkelon, Israel
Reviewed 14 February 2017

stayed there 3 nights last week with my husband just before flying back home. The hotel itself is just lovely- renovated in a modern style, very clean, we had the "superior" type room which was larger than expected and designed and furnished very well. The staff were friendly and helpful, breakfast was very nice. The location was perfect- short walking...

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Grüezi ShirleyZH Thank you for having been guest to the Hotel Helmhaus and for sharing your positive opinion with other travelers and us. It is nice to read that you so positively remember the boutique style of our facility as well as the delicious Swiss breakfast buffet. For our Swiss breakfast we offer to our guests mostly Swiss and regional...

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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
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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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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  • Breakfast included
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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: $326 - $537 (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
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#1 Family Hotel in Zurich
#7 Business Hotel in Zurich
#9 Romantic Hotel in Zurich
#10 Luxury Hotel in Zurich
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“Only rooms on the southwest corner appear to have a view.”
 of 5 bubbles johndE1446RF, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms 22, 32, 42, etc. do not have much of a view but they are nice and quiet away from the street and quite roomy.”
 of 5 bubbles michaelh153, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“2 min walk from the tramp station”
 of 5 bubbles GSAME, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“room 32 ("superior" type) was very spacious for a couple”
 of 5 bubbles ShirleyZH, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a drink with Schnapps as you enter...keeps you warm!”
 of 5 bubbles janetinabudhabi, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
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