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Uppsala, Sweden
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Easily accessible. Enjoy a ten minutes´ walk from the main train station, along the canal, while taking in the beautiful surroundings and you are there! The first thing I noticed when I stepped into my spacious single room was the excellent lighting, bright but yet soft, obviously the work of a pro. Usually I wake up with a backache when...

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Grüezi JohannaStahlberg Thank you for having been guest to our historical yet modern Hotel Helmhaus where we aim at delivering quality, not quantity. It is especially nice to read that not only loved the fragrance of our new high quality toiletries of the Dutch line RITUAL but that you also valued the quality of our Swiss mattresses which made you...

Monza, Italy
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Booked 2 nights for a really perfect stay. Just in the center but in a quiet corner of the main central area of city, best WIFI connection speed, nice breakfast. Impressive kindness and service for the right price.

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Grüezi AndreoG We are delighted to read that you especially appreciate the quality of our rich Swiss breakfast buffet and of our Wifi internet, and that those features contributed to a “really perfect” stay of yours. Your compliments regarding the kindness and service provided by our team members has been duly shared. It would be nice to welcoming you again...

Reviewed 4 August 2014

i have stayed just one night for a business travel in Zurich in this hotel. Must say i've been impressed by the staff, really kind and caring for my needs. Being me italian, what better than a nice cold glass of white wine while i was waiting for my registration? Room was clean, internet connection excellent, and a good breakfast...

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Grüezi Eabidi Thank you for having been guest to our Hotel Helmhaus and for sharing your positive opinion with other travelers and us. Although your stay was short it is a pleasure to know that you have enjoyed not only the carefully selected Riesling-Sylvaner of the Zurich region as a seasonal welcome drink but also the comfort and quality of...

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 31 July 2014

Superb location for walking or jogging at the river. Clean, spotless, and lots of space. Greeted with a drink. Fabulous help and conversation from the front manager. Great breakfast. Highly recommend.

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Grüezi William D We are delighted to know that you enjoyed not only our location and the quality of our facilities but also a warm welcome and good conversations with our team members. Thank you for recommending us, and it would be nice to welcoming you as well again to our nearly 700 years old historical yet modern Hotel Helmhaus....

St. Albert, Canada
Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

Me and my two sons stayed here for three nights. The rooms are spacious by European standard, even after a rollaway bed was added. Bathroom is good size. The location is excellent, with the tram stop very close. Access to Bahnhofstrasse was just across the river. The Coop grocery store (open from 6 am to 10 pm) was just two...

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Grüezi Bees1212 Thank you and your family for having been guests to our Hotel Helmhaus. Not only does our location invite our guests to explore Zurich and the Oldtown around our hotel very easily. But also our rooms offer comfort and relaxation with their individually adjustable air conditions, sound-proof windows, high quality Swiss mattresses, recently renovated bathrooms in warm colours...

Tehran
Reviewed 25 July 2014

We(me,my wife and my daughter ) stayed for two night at the helmhaus hotel and it completely met our expectations. Room: 42 - 4th floor Pros: -very friendly,nice and helpful staff -spacious ,clean and comfortable room -ideal location(4 min walking Bellevue sq, easy access to tram / helmhaus tram stop a few steps)

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Grüezi siavash a We are delighted to know that could meet your expectations in regards to your and your family’s stay completely. We know that travelling with family and children means extra challenges. Therefore our team members do their best that also family travelers can rest as best as possible within our newly renovated and constantly updated environment. That means...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 July 2014

I stayed at the Helmhaus with a colleague during February 2014. The hotel was just what we were looking for amazing service, convenient location and quaint, impeccable rooms. Before arriving in town the hotel provided us with several options for transportation from the airport to the hotel. I opted to use Public transportation which was detailed and easy to follow....

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Grüezi GirlTravelAdventures Thank you and your colleague for your recent stay at our Hotel Helmhaus and for taking the time to share your positive thoughts with other travelers and us. Even before arrival our team members are happy to assist with any requests our guests might have to not only make they actual stay as comfortable as possible but also...

washington, va
Reviewed 22 July 2014

The three things that made our two nights at the Helmhaus most pleasant were the friendly reception, the intimate scale, and the ideal location. The room was quiet, the bed comfortable, the bathroom clean, and the buffet breakfast adequate---but we were surprised to find the room and bathroom quite basic for a “Superior Double” and the breakfast somewhat minimal for...

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Grüezi TrimardWashington_Va Thank you for having been guests to our historical yet modern Hotel Helmhaus. It is a pleasure to read that you especially valued the friendliness of our team members and the comfortable athmosphere. Our rooms have been renovated between 2007 and 2012, and instead of providing too many unnecessary things in them they feature comfort and quality products....

Linden, New Jersey
Reviewed 19 July 2014 via mobile

This is one clean and classy boutique hotel. Perfect location downtown near the beautiful lake. It is close to fine restaurants, shopping areas and great sights. I was so impressed with the top notch service from check in, management, breakfast staff and cleaning staff. It wasn't cheap but you get what you pay for and more. Love it!!!!!!!!

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Grüezi sedwd We are delighted to read that we could convince you with the service provided by our team members as well as with the quality of our rooms and our hotel’s location. We know that money matters to most travellers, and therefore we want to provide quality instead of quantity to make our guest’s stay as enjoyable as possible....

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 July 2014

Very pleasant small hotel, nice location, attentive service. Room was large and clean with very comfortable beds. Tea/coffee facilities are not standard in the room, but on request they will provide this. The breakfast is excellent, plenty of choice.

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Grüezi Aslun It is a pleasure to know that you had such a comfortable stay at our Hotel Helmhaus. With continual improvements of services and facility, i.e. new Swiss mattresses, carefully selected products for our Swiss breakfast buffet etc. we aim at making our guests‘ stays as enjoyable as possible. Thank you for having been staying with us and we...

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  • Free Breakfast
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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: €206 - €347 (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
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Zurich
#7 Business Hotel in Zurich
#9 Romantic Hotel in Zurich
#9 Luxury Hotel in Zurich
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“Rooms on the fifth floor are very quiet”
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“My top floor room was quiet and very comfortable.”
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“Watch a step set in front of the hotel room door.”
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“Rooms far from the elevator, view of lake is a big plus!”
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“Top floor is great.”
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