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Dolder Waldhaus Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kurhausstrasse 20, Zurich 8032, Switzerland
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Kitzbuhel, Austria
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My research before booking was obviously bad. Upon arriving at this 70`s architecture built house I was shocked. The rooms are equipped with everything you expect in a 4 star hotel, however the atmosphere is completely sterile. The sleeping quality average, the price far too high. The Dolder should be ashamed to use their name for this place. The shuttle... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just spent three nights at the Dalder Waldhaus in Zurich on business. Upon arrival I was greeted by friendly, professional staff who upgraded my room without issue. I could not recommend this hotel higher - Value for money 5*, room size and house keeping 5*, privacy and evening noise 5*, view from balcony 5* and food services 5*. It is... More

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

Dear Madam Dear Sir Thank you very much for your recent stay at the Dolder Waldhaus and your kind message. We really appreciate that you took the time to express your experience. At the Dolder Waldhaus we continuously strive to meet and exceed our guests’ expectations and we are delighted to forward your positive comments to our entire staff. It... More

High Wycombe
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We stayed in lovely family apartment. We really enjoyed swimming and the breakfast outside looking down towards Lake Zurich was beautiful. Nice spot on a hilly suburb called Dolder which is near to the zoo.

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

Dear Sir We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed and appreciated our product and services. Please rest assured that I will forward your encouraging words to my employees, since they are a great motivation and help us to continue in the same direction and to perform our daily services with enthusiasm, joy and with enthusiasm. We are delighted to... More

Sydney, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We stayed two nights at the Dolder Waldhaus and we enjoyed the stay tremendously. The building is quite unspectacular, a testimony to the 70's architecture. We were told that the building will be replaced in 2016. But once inside, the reception is extremely friendly, genuine and professional. We were upgraded to a suite from a luxury room and the space... More

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

Dear Madam Dear Sir Thank you very much for your recent stay at the Dolder Waldhaus and for sharing your positive feedback with us. We are delighted to hear that we were able to meet your expectations regarding our service at the reception and in our restaurant. We are sorry to hear, that our «Zurich Geschnetzeltes» was not up to... More

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
19 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Stayed at this hotel for one night on a business trip. Check in and welcome excellent, room adequate, view to die for. Only ate breakfast at hotel which was good and had a drink on terrace Sun was shining. I stayed in room 1446 fine for one person. I was unable to find the hairdryer which is in hidden cupboard... More

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

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on Trip Advisor and to describe our beautiful view so well. It is great that you were able to enjoy your stay in Zurich next to your time on business. Apart from our complimentary tea station in the room we also offer room service via our restaurant. It... More

Amman, Jordan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

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

Dear Guest Your detailed feedback is much appreciated and we thank you for this positive review. It is great to hear that we were able to make your stay as comfortable for you and your family. It might be also interesting for you to hear, that we offer apartments, which are even bigger and equipped very practical for a longer... More

Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

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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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

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
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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Address: Kurhausstrasse 20, Zurich 8032, Switzerland
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Location: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Dolder Waldhaus Hotel 4*
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