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Zic Zac Rock Hotel

1.0 of 5 Marktgasse 17, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
#113 of 123 hotels in Zurich
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

As I said the location is great. It is in the cente of the city you can reach everywhere by walking quickly so that is good and the street is cool. There are bars and cafes around whıch are enjoyable to sit and have a drink. Also rooms and beds were clean when we were there. Yes it may be... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

The room is considered the cheapest for Zurich living standard. Everywhere is near by, get yourself a bicycle and you can roam around the city for 3 days! Be careful of the flooring though, it's squeaky. The walls are pretty thin and pubs downstairs can be pretty noisy at night, esp weekend.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

I've been staying in youth hostels for over a week now. I booked Zic-Zac so that I could have a break and stay in a private room for a couple of nights before returning to the multiple beds in one room format. You share a bathroom, but its clean and not far away. The bed is comfortable, room has towels,... More

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Montpellier, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

First of all Zic Zac Rock Hotel looked more like a Hostel. My room was ridiculously small, under the room ( all the neighbourg could see the inside !), and very very very old. The sink was just next to my bed and all the furniture looked dusty and really cheap ( and not very well conserved). The room basically... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

.... and you have to treat it as such, go with the flow, laugh at how bad some of it is and generally stay cool and remember that Switzerland is an expensive country in which to live and to visit and for the ZZRs excellent location in central Zurich (Old Town) it is convenient and cheap! I have stayed here... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

well having stayed at hostels before, i believe, with the price that i paid, n considering the fact that it was Switzerland n Zurich on top, where things are expensive, i guess its pretty decent , i hve no complaints as such...!! its my second stay here in 2 years things are pretty much the same ...!!! the location is... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

Stayed here with 2 female friends as we were on a very tight budget while on a trip to switzerland for work. well, there's a reason it's cheap! the floors slope so badly that you're leaning all the time and the beds moved. the room was a fair size but was dirty and smelly. not to mention the constant noise... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012 via mobile

When going to Zurich during my long eurotrip I carefully studied all the reviews about this hotel (mostly negative) but anyway decided to book it, it simply was the cheapest offer in such an expensive city. "Maybe it's not that bad", I thought. But yeah, it was THAT bad and even worse. Single room was awfully small and completely ran... More

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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

The worst hotel I've stayed at ever without question. Paint was peeling from the walls, the rugs were threadbare, the room didn't seem clean, no lamps or other amenities in the room. Our room was nothing like the pictures in the ads. The staff was aggressively unpleasant and unhelpful. I was concerned about the safety of my children. I have... More

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Address: Marktgasse 17, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich > Old Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:1 star — Zic Zac Rock Hotel 1*
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1st Rock hotel in Switzerland, unpretentious, young & personal atmosphere-unique rooms with Rock Stars themes. Ideal for young people with a small budget who like to stay in the heart of Zurich where you can find loads of bars, restaurants and clubs at your doorstep. ... more   less 
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