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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 July 2010

The Rothaus sits in the seedier part of Zürich, but as others say it's by no means dangerous or unsafe. At the fastest possible walking pace it still took me 13mins from the Rail station, so bear in mind it's quite a walk from the City, River and Hauptbahnof. What you can't fail to ignore is the attitude and friendliness...

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London
Reviewed 15 June 2010

I booked this because of the other reviews and was not disappointed. We'd stay there again. We stayed here for 1 night on the way to Italy by train, and 1 night on the way back. Different rooms each time, both spacious, very modern (no carpets, one purple wall, others white), small but sufficient bathroom, lovely comfortable beds (I'd asked...

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Germany
Reviewed 1 April 2010

First of all, this hotel has a lot of spirit and atmosphere. located in old brickbuilding right in the middle of the red light district you have to walk through a bar tho get to the reception and the rooms. This is definitly cool, which hotel has his own trendy pub instead of normal hotelbars? Once you are in the...

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Reviewed 14 January 2010

This hotel used to be a brothel and it has small clean rooms in the red light district. It is walking distance to the train station once you know the way, is reasonably priced, $100 Canadian for a single room, and unless you plan to spend a lot of time in your room it's all you need in a hotel....

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New London, Connecticut
Reviewed 30 October 2009

The hotel itself is great, nice small room, modern and well kept. It is in the red light district so hookers and dealers are around a lot. BUT, it is safe and there are also famlies with small children all around also. I never felt unsafe, it is just different, all kinds of people all the time

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Chicago, IL
Reviewed 18 October 2009

I booked a corner room with a balcony. The room was spartan, to say the least, but I was comfortable and happy there. Very clean. The bed was comfortable and I very much enjoyed smoking on my balcony watching the passersby, bicyclists, drunk people, homeless, prostitutes, johns and drug dealers. Despite the "Red Light District" neighborhood, I never once felt...

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hamilton
Reviewed 16 October 2009

We stayed at the Rothaus in October location could be better but the hotel rooms are cleanand staff friendly smoking in restaurant is a problem. Walk to Banhof under tunnel and along street on the back of the station is very fast and safe

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 21 August 2009

If your goal is touring the city of Zurich and do not need to be in your hotel room for more than sleeping and showering, this is the best place in Zurich. If you are in need of full service and pampering, find another place to stay and prepare to pay double what the Rothaus charges. If you do a...

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gold coast
Reviewed 12 August 2009

This hotel is in the red light area, which in itself may have been ok - except for the drunks and idiots who roamed the streets below screaming yelling and fighting all night (both nights). Earplugs were suggested by staff when we asked for another room! Luckily we had some.

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Düsseldorf
Reviewed 6 July 2009

Great hotel for a fair price. Clean. Fantastic rooms. 2 different breakfirsts and great location.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Central location and personal serviceThis island in the lively Langstrasse district of town offers open and personal service, thus ensuring the comfort and wellbeing of guests.A warm welcomeCentrally located and easy to reach - this is the ideal place to socialize, make contacts and discover urban Zurich. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Rothaus

Address: Sihlhallenstr. 1, Zurich 8004, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich
Price Range: $163 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Rothaus 2*
Number of rooms: 43
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“Ask for the room not near the road side.”
 of 5 bubbles Cityangel25, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Try to get a room away from the roads”
 of 5 bubbles salmaann, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Great if you want to go out at night in this area.”
 of 5 bubbles , 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“book early to get a room not facing the langstrasse if you want to sleep (but you should go out and enjoy the neighborhood)”
 of 5 bubbles toastbrotch, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Don’t stay in rooms facing the streets if you want to get some sleep”
 of 5 bubbles 518mikkelg, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
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