Also known as Zurich HB, Zurich train station is the largest in Switzerland and links not only the country but also other neighboring countries including Italy, Austria, France and Germany. The station has a quite a number of tracks and many trains from the major areas of Switzerland and international trains use them throughout the day. Passengers can also get to the station by use of tram and bus stations and can sample a number of things from the station’s shopping center named ShopVille. Visitors who would be using the train as their main transport facility would not need to worry as they can get quite a number of hotels near the train station. Here is the list of Zurich Hotels near train station:
Located opposite the train station, Schweizerhof Zürich is a 4-star hotel that offers all the guests sound proofed rooms that have beds that can be electrically adjusted, as well as Wi-Fi for free. While at the hotel, guests can sample a number of delicious seasonal food and specialties from Swiss at the hotel’s restaurant La Soupiere. They can also be treated to great appetizers salads and pastries among others at the Café Gourmet and sample different drinks from the Schweizerhof Bar. The hotel is a few minutes walk from Lake Zurich and about 12 minute train ride from the Zurich-Kloten Airport. Single rooms are available at a price range of US $233- US$291, double rooms at US$311.28 and US$573.93 inclusive of city tax, VAT and buffet breakfast.
Hotel St. Gotthard
As one of the hotels near train station, Hotel St. Gotthard is situated on the famous pedestrian area in central Zurich and close to shopping areas and the banking areas of the City. Guests will be treated to air conditioned rooms and a number of different meals at the hotel’s two restaurants. The guests can also take drinks from the Lobster bar as well as the lobby bar or have their meals at the summer terrace on the Bahnhofstrasse Street. Single rooms are charged at between US$181 and US$259, double rooms are available at between US$231 and US$272, while junior rooms are available at US$330 and US$425 inclusive of city tax and VAT.
This 4-star hotel is situated at the Central Square making it the most central hotel in the city. It is located in between the Main train station and the Old town and overlooks the Limmat River. Also close to it are the banks, museums as well as the shopping streets of the City. The hotel has 105 rooms that are not only of high standard but also of excellent design. The hotel also comes with large lounges, wonderful restaurant called King’s Cave that serves different kind of dishes and a piano bar where guests can relax or work out at the fitness facilities in the hotel. Single and double rooms are available at a price range of US$ 307.39 and US$326.85 inclusive of VAT and City tax.
Hotel Continental Zurich- MGallery Collection
As one of the hotels near the Train station, this 4-star Hotel is a few minutes from the station and the Bahnhostrasse and is a few minutes drive from the Airport. It features rooms that are elegantly furnished and business people have great access to the six meeting rooms and business center offered by the hotel. Guests can also enjoy different types of dishes in the Hotel’s gourmet restaurants. Rooms are charged at a range of US$242.22 to US$ 475.68.
Hotel Bristol Zurich
Situated a few meters away from the train station and the ETH Zurich University, Hotel Bristol Zurich is a 3-star hotel that offers great room that feature wired internet access at affordable rates. Single rooms cost US$ 175-US$194; twin rooms cost US$218-US$277 while triple rooms cost US$ 275-US$306.