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Zic Zac Rock Hotel

Marktgasse 17, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This was an awesome experience. In the heart of a quaint distract across the river in Zurich nestled amongst old brick buildings and small alleys is the adorable Zic Zac. For 72 Euro you can get a double bed in a rock themed, quiet, and dark room that will take you back to the 80s (we got the Pink Floyd... More 

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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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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

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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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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
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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