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Ashkelon, Israel
Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Helmhaus, Leiter Front Office at Hotel Helmhaus, responded to this review

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...

Tehran, Iran
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very kind and pleasant reception Very quiet and clean room in the middle of old town , This the first night of our three night stay in Zurich and already fill at home in this hotel It is freezing cold outside and they give a delicious hot apple cider when you enter the hotel ,

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Helmhaus, Leiter Front Office at Hotel Helmhaus, responded to this review

Grüezi JalalAhmadzadeh Thank you for your recent stay and for taking the time to share your thoughts with other travelers and us. We are delighted to learn that you had such a comfortable start of your stay and felt “home away from home”. The apple cider is our special receipe which delights most of our guests during the colder season....

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel Helmhaus has a wonderfully central location, has extremely comfortable and clean rooms, offers a lovely breakfast, and has a very helpful friendly staff. We were also big fans of the apfel punch offered at reception -- yum!

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Grüezi Jarasa K It is a pleasure to know that you had such a comfortable stay at our Hotel Helmhaus. With continued improvements of services and facilities, i.e. new HD-televisions, individual air conditioning in each room, carefully selected products for our Swiss breakfast buffet, etc. we aim at making our guests‘ stays as enjoyable as possible. Since very often the...

New York, NY
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here only one night, which is my only regret. We came in for business for a quick stay and didn't get enough time to truly appreciate this very nice boutique hotel. It's well located near the river and walking to restaurants and shops. The staff were very pleasant and accommodating. We stayed in a Deluxe...

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Helmhaus, Leiter Front Office at Hotel Helmhaus, responded to this review

Grüezi valarieh Thank you for your stay at the smallest and most centrally located Four-Star hotel in Zurich. Your regret of not having been able to stay with us longer is still a compliment for us since it is nice to know that especially with the quality of our Swiss breakfast buffet but also with the friendliness of our team...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A great little hotel in old town in Zurich. The staff are exceptionally welcoming and the family room we stayed in was newly refurbished, spacious, clean and very comfortable. Very tasty breakfast as well.

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Helmhaus, Leiter Front Office at Hotel Helmhaus, responded to this review

Grüezi Lily_Susan Thank you and your family for having been our guests. Just last year we have added to each room larger HD tv screens with 160 national and international radio and tv channels and easy-to-use touchpads with free-of-charge internet access, international and national newspapers and magazines as well as kids games. And our tasty Swiss breakfast buffet comes with...

abu dhabi
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Staff were very helpful, nice drinks upon arrival and to warm up from the outside as you came in. Recommended tours and sold us all the tickets ...walking distance to the Hofbahnof and easy to get around from here. Nice walking district along the river. Enjoyed many nearby restaurants. Breakfast at the hotel was great and staff here also very...

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Helmhaus, Leiter Front Office at Hotel Helmhaus, responded to this review

Grüezi janetinabudhabi Thank you for having been our guests and for taking the time to share your positive thoughts with other travelers and us. It is a pleasure to know that you had such a comfortable stay at our little historical, yet modern hotel, located within nearly 700-years-old walls, and that you appreciated everything our hotel and team members had...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Fabulous stay in Zurich, Hotel Helmhaus is perfectly situated for the Christmas markets. We booked directly with the hotel and communication was easy and prompt. The airport transfer was very easy to find and we didn't wait long at all, the driver was very pleasant. Our hotel room was spacious and comfortable in accommodating 2 adults and a child of...

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Grüezi BVABubbles Thank you for taking the time to share your opinion about your stay with other travellers and us. It is a pleasure to know that with our hotel and its facilities we have contributed to a nice stay of yours. The location of our hotel is indeed so good that most of the major sights in the city...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I had a great room, it was quiet, it was very close to the Bellevue Christmas market and Opera house, wonderful breakfast and the staff was very friendly. They even kept my bag for an extra day as I was travelling to the mountains to a friend's house.

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Grüezi Chicag0Chica It is a pleasure to know that you had such a comfortable stay at our Hotel Helmhaus. With continued improvements of services and facilities, i.e. new Swiss mattresses, new HD-televisions, carefully selected products for our Swiss breakfast buffet, etc. we aim at making our guests‘ stays as enjoyable as possible. And our team is happy to go the...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We received very warm welcome. Our room was in fifth (top) floor. It was very quiet and big enough for a couple. Excellent refurbished. Very clean, good choices of amenities and in excellent quality. Breakfast variety was good and the lady at breakfast room was great! Reception was very helpful specially the lady "Irene". Definitely would stay here again!

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Grüezi darvishiali Thank you for your stay at the smallest and most centrally located Four-Star hotel in Zurich. It is nice to know that especially with the quality of our renovated rooms but also with the friendliness of our team members we have made your stay at our hotel and in Zurich more enjoyable. Your special compliments about our colleague...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 December 2016

This hotel met all of my requirements: 1)Sleeping; Comfortable bed, quite room, nice linens; 2) Working; excellent wifi, walkable or short drive to the banking and insurance leaders in Zurich 3) Eating, walking distance to many restaurants and great in house breakfast.

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Grüezi RJMerlot Thank you for having been our guest and for taking the time to share your positive thoughts with other travelers and us. We are delighted to know that you had such a comfortable stay at our little historical, yet modern hotel, located within nearly 700-years-old walls, and that you appreciated everything our hotel and team members offer in...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
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: $308 - $482 (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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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“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
“Rooms on the fifth floor are very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles darvishiali, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“My top floor room was quiet and very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles Becky4444_11, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Watch a step set in front of the hotel room door.”
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