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Hotel St. Josef

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#19 of 139 Hotels in Zurich
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Virginia USA
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is very comfortable and modern. Most parts now appear to be new or at least very recent. The room had a comfortable bed and a nice shower and a very usable desk for work. Breakfast was well above average for European fare. The staff was extremely helpful and was aware when I arrived that I had stayed there...

1Thank LWT T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brilliant place to stay . I was lucky to have my room ready as the previous guest left early . The room was nice ,quiet and very clean . Equipped with tea and coffee facilities. Comfortable bed was a big plus .The bathroom was spotless . Staff is extremely helpful welcoming and friendly. Breakfast was wonderful . They are making...

1Thank Violeta S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Hotel St. Josef in Zurich is a real find! Located a 5 - to 10 -minute walk from virtually everything in Center City, including the university and the main train station as well as shopping and restaurants, it is clean, quiet, friendly and super-efficient in the classic Swiss manner. Our 2nd floor room in the annex next door was...

1Thank Wordguy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights and would recommend staying here when in Zurich. The room is clean, small and quiet and the bed was large and comfortable. We stayed in winter and the heating made the room warm and cosy. The location was perfect and within walking distance to the main sites in Zurich as well...

1Thank Rachel K
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The hotel is nice, very close to the historic centre. You can reach everything within a walk of 5-10'. The breakfast is really good with a nice variety. The stuff is really friendly, very helpful and polite. The hotel is clean and the rooms very spacious! We couldn't find anything negative while staying in hotel St. Josef in Zürich; we...

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Reviewed 28 December 2016

My husband and I stayed here for two nights and would definitely recommend it. The beds are comfortable, rooms are clean, and location is hard to beat. We thought the breakfast was delicious - breads, cheese, juice, cereal - and a major savings deal since eating out in Zurich is so pricey. The coffee was great too. We would stay...

1Thank Lisa G
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

This hotel is a short walk from Zurich train station and is an easy walk to the old town. Rooms are fairly utilitarian and pretty small, but ok for a short stay. We found the beds very hard and uncomfortable. Breakfast was included in the room rate, a limited but fresh continental buffet was provided. No big complaints but we...

1Thank Joanne R
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We picked this hotel based on the reviews on trip advisor, costs and location. We were glad we did. We got a little lost when we got off the train in Zurich station but we managed to find our way, once we realised the correct route we realised just how close it is to the old town. The reception staff...

1Thank mppalmer
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 December 2016

I spent a night here on a whistlestop tour of Zurich. This hotel was a great find. A 10 min walk frm Zurich HB, (follow the instructions on the hotel website) and across the road from the Old Town. My room was clean, light, with tv, good (free) wifi and had a tablet beside the bed, handy for those who...

1Thank JaneHH
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

It is not a luxury hotel, but definetely is value for money. It is centrally located. Free wifi with good signal Extra clean Gentle staff Renovated good rooms, not big not tiny. Breakfast adequate. Missing kinf of things, like omeletes or scrumbled eggs, water with gas etc but with fresh espresso. Paid 170€/night , it was an offer. Only problem...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In our charming hotel you will find everything you wish for your holiday or business stay. Our house is located close to the main station of Zurich , only a few steps from the Old Town and the famous Bahnhofstrasse. Theater, cinema, opera house, museums , ETH and University are within easy walking distance . A short walk takes you to the beautiful lake promenade of Zurich . ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel St. Josef

Address: Hirschengraben 64-68, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich > Hochschulen
Price Range: $219 - $349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel St. Josef 3*
Number of rooms: 46
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#23 Family Hotel in Zurich
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#30 Business Hotel in Zurich
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