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Dolder Waldhaus Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kurhausstrasse 20, Zurich 8032, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Amman, Jordan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have been staying in hotels for over 10 days with our 3 year old son and this was refreshing. We took advice of another reviewer to take the Corner Superior Dulux room and I'm glad we did. The view is priceless... the size of the room is comfortable, considering we r staying 5 nights... we need all the space... More

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Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel location is perfect for those who want to be away from the city noise. City center can be reached in 20 minutes using the cable car and trams, the station is few steps from the hotel. The hotel staff were friendly and provided us useful information. Room size and amenities as described and clean. Hotel car parking is an... More

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Thomas S, Manager at Dolder Waldhaus Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Many thanks for your positive and encouraging words. We are especially happy to hear that you appreciated the friendlyness of our staff. It is our biggest goal to make our guests feel comfortable and to exceed their expectations. The Dolder train is indeed a very good way to reach the city. Please also note, that we have a... More

Chicago Heights, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Dolder Waldhaus is the poorer cousin of the Dolder Grand but shares its great location on a small mountain overlooking Zurich and the lake. Lake view rooms are a must. The staff have a fantastic service ethos and the food is good too. The best way to reach the hotel is by tram and then rack railway up the... More

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Thomas S, Manager at Dolder Waldhaus Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you very much for your positive feedback and the explanations about how to reach the Dolder Waldhaus. We are delighted to hear that we were able to meet your expectations with our service and product. Please arrest assured, that we will hand over your kind words to our employees. The Dolder Grand is certainly a beautiful building... More

Moscow Oblast, Russia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 via mobile

Good value for money. Room was very comfortable, smart organized and big. Nice City view from the balcony. Location is good for who wants to stay away from city voices having the birds serenades every morning

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Thomas S, Manager at Dolder Waldhaus Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you so much for your lovely comment. We appreciate that you shared your positiv thoughts on Trip Advisor. It is great to hear that you were satisfied with your room. We agree that the view from up here is spectacular. Our biggest goal is to have our guests happy and confident. It seems that our provided service... More

Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

I stayed one night in this hotel. Honestly, it does not look nice from the outside. However, the personal was very helpful. The room was clean and convenient for a short stay and the view on ZH and the lake is a plus. The breakfast was ok but could be better for a 4 stars hotel... What I really did... More

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Thomas S, Manager at Dolder Waldhaus Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your feedback on Trip Advisor. Especially your comments about our staff is very motivating to us. We will definitely hand them over to our employees. We understand that our product is in some respects outdated. Due to this fact, we are happy to tell you that we are planning a complete renovation in about two... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

This hotel is bit far from main Zurich city but it takes hardly 30 mins to reach the main hub by tram. We loved the location and the view from balcony was really awesome but if possible try to stay during clear weather as foggy weather will block awesome view of the lake as it happened to us. If you... More

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Thomas S, Manager at Dolder Waldhaus Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Madame Thank you very much for your positive feedback and the detailed explanations about how to reach the Dolder Waldhaus from the city and airport. We are pleased that we were able to convince you of our product and services. Please do not hesitate to inform us upon your next visit, that you prefer a king size bed and... More

London, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

This hotel positions itself as the sister hotel to the Dolder Grand. I stayed for one night in November and the hotel was fairly quiet. This might have something to do with its location. If you are after easy access into the city centre and old town then this probably isn't the hotel for you. However this hotel does provide... More

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Thomas S, Manager at Dolder Waldhaus Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest We would like to thank you for the time you took to share your valuable feedback and thoughts on Trip Advisor. It is nice to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We especially appreciate the encouraging words about our staff of the Restaurant as well as of the Front Office. Please rest assured that we will forward those... More

Zurich, Switzerland
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47 reviews 47 reviews
25 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Beware inflated reviews. One below here says "a little older design…" The place is *dreadful*. For the price there's simply no excuse. It's awful, dirty, old concrete towers thankfully perched high above the city. The furniture is as outdated as the building, walls paper thin. I can't imagine what other reviewers are thinking, even though Switzerland is expensive and you... More

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Thomas S, Manager at Dolder Waldhaus Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you very much for your recent stay at the Dolder Waldhaus and sharing with us your detailed feedback. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience and disappointment that you encountered during your stay. We are sorry that we fell short of your expectations regarding the furniture and design of our rooms. We wish to mention that although... More

London, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
13 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Stayed at the dolder Waldhaus for one night on a business trip. From outside the hotel doesn't look great however it is really quiet and there is a little balcony in the room with really nice views of Zurich and the Alps. The receptionist was not particularly helpful - a bit weird - and the staff doesn't speak good English.... More

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Thomas S, Manager at Dolder Waldhaus Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you very much for your comments and the time you took, to share your feedback about the Dolder Waldhaus. We appreciate your positive overall opinion of your stay with us and your helpful suggestions. We also think, that the magnificant view from our balconies is one of our highlights up here. On the other hand I regret... More

Losser, The Netherlands
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

The hotel is a little older design hotel, with exceptional friendly staff and an atmosphere of its own. Very nice room, big and comfortable, in an hotel located on a hill near the Zürich Lake with beautifull views on the lake.

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Thomas S, Manager at Dolder Waldhaus Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir Thank you very much for your wonderful review of your recent stay at the Dolder Waldhaus. We are delighted to read that you had an enjoyable time during your stay and that our staff was able to make a difference. Please rest assured, that I will forward your encouraging words to my employees, since they are a great... More

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Additional Information about Dolder Waldhaus Hotel

Also Known As:
Hotel Dolder Waldhaus
Dolder Waldhaus zürich
Address: Kurhausstrasse 20, Zurich 8032, Switzerland
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Location: Switzerland > Zurich
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#28 Luxury Hotel in Zurich
#31 Business Hotel in Zurich
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Dolder Waldhaus Hotel 4*
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