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Hotel Villette

Kruggasse 4, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Hotel Villette
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Ranked #120 of 127 Hotels in Zurich
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Awful Hotel. Rude Staff. No record of booking but then managed to produce all paperwork related to booking. Not enough rooms for 3 people so offered a room to share for the 3 of us, 3 business on business trip. The hotel can probably to booked by the hour if that is what you are after. Tried to charge Credit... More 

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Ferrara, Italy
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If this hotel had costed like the other ones I have been hosted in I wouldn't have been so strict, but for what I paid I expected more: a better breakfast (one of the poorest), a shower on the same floor as I had booked (not on the floor upstairs), a better service in general...At the arrival you have to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We have been travelling as a couple a lot and have seen many types of hotels and we dont get disappointed fast but this hotel......first time I actually dont have nothing good to say..... First of all we had booked a room with a bathroom but when we arrived we were told that we have not..... so we got the... More 

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Paris, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

As a business purpose, I frequently come to Zürich and have stayed in more than 20 different hotels around the central city area and this Hotel Villette is by far and away the WORST and the most TERRIBLE hotel I've ever stayed in my last 10 years... I was already very worried about staying here prior to my arrival due... More 

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Joensuu, Finland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This hotel was a disaster. When I checked in, the clerk informed me that the room without bath I had reserved was not available ("booking.com must think we are robots, we can't update our records as quickly as they book us") and that we had to take a room with bath for 60 CHF more (total 510 for three nights).... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

I'm afraid that I have got to disagree with the majority of the reviews for Hotel Villette... We stayed here for 4 nights for the Ironman (140.6) Switzerland in July 2013 which I was competing in. Having read reviews from lots of differing sites we decided to go with Hotel Villette purely for location and we were not disappointed, it... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013 via mobile

This place is a dump albeit a rather expensive one. In our room, there was no hotel info or TV channel info. The electrical plugs are not European standard so you can't plug your electronics in and even if you could, there were only 2 outlets, both used for mismatched bed lights. There is no clock radio, no coffee maker... More 

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Maitland, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

We were conned by the pictures and with it being situated so close to the lake. This is a very overpriced budget backpacker type of hotel and I will definitely not recommend it in anyway shape or form. The first negative was the reception was on the second floor and you had to lug your bags to the first floor... More 

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London
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

Selected this hotel as it was 0.1 miles from the town. No mini bar and did not get water from the cooler renewed for last 3 days. No staff on duty at night. room not cleaned and beds not made, Noisy outside till 2.00am and too hot to close the window. When asked to change the room the women said... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

170CHF per night is not worth it. First, i thought that they offer room that overlooks the lake. None. You have to carry your luggages one floor up as the lift only starts there. The room didn't even have free bottled water. Breakfast was nothing to brag about. However, it's a few minutes away from the lake. Something positive.

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