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Grand Hotel Zell am See

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Esplanade 4-6, Zell am See 5700, Austria
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Having always looked fondly on the Grand from previous visits to Zell am Zee due to it's iconic position on the lake, I wanted to take my wife to stop in this hotel. We stopped for three nights in Aug and what a disappointment. The hotel is very outdated, the room was dark and shabby and the breakfast was awful,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It has been a long time since October and November of 1945. I had a wonderful room with outstanding maid service. I probally had Army cooking. I remember Tennis lesions and our University football team. Even have a game football from a game in Salesburg Had a drive through visit in th 70,s and the tpwn reflected tourism. Keep up... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A lovely hotel in a fantastic spot - what more can you ask - Annexed again ! You are transported via an underground subway to a separate building which is not cost when you walk in your robe, through reception full of skiers in full kit, to the wellness area and Pool. Otherwise great hotel ! Let's start a campaign... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Spent six nights in July in one of the Wellness rooms overlooking lake Zell. Large room with fantastic shower (including stream jets). Room well proportioned with fantastic view onto lake from balcony. Bed very comfortable and room thoroughly cleaned every day. Breakfast somewhat limited with minimum variety over the six days. No problem getting an outside table. Half board dinner... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We selected Zell am See as a stop between Lindau and Salzburg. The hotel looks like its right out of the 1920s, but fully modern with amenities. Arrival with a bit chaotic with no parking, but the bellman took care of us and we got settled. Its a large hotel with a lot of people walking around. If you looking... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bugs everywhere !!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Never going back to this hotel, the only good this about this hotel is the view, but the rooms is outdated , dark and full of insects. I tried to take a shower so first I had to kill 4 spiders !!!! When we went to sleep 2 big flying bugs flying around us my wife didn't... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed for one week at the Strass Spa hotel, Mayerhofen for the previous three summers without a single complaint, but thought a move to the Grand hotel Zell am See would be a change.It cost double that of the Strass. Big mistake. We booked with Crystal and I emailed the hotel in advance requesting a high floor and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

My wife and I stayed 2 nights 30June/02 July on a driving holiday through Germany/Austria. Generally, when Hotels say they are located "overlooking the lake" it can mean anything. But the Grand really looks out over the lake in every sense of the word. The Austrian countryside is beautiful but Zell Am See is simply outstanding. The problem is you... More

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Solna
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Especially satisfied with the very nice and serviceminded staff And the location couldn´t be better, close to the city and a wonderful view from the rooms. The beds was just a little bit to small for our taste

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We just returned from two weeks driving around France and Germany. Our last stop was for two nights at this wonderful hotel to relax and decompress. The location is idyllic with gorgeous views of the lake and mountains. There was even a swan on the lake just outside our window. The staff is extremely helpful and the rooms are lovely.... More

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Address: Esplanade 4-6, Zell am See 5700, Austria
Location: Austria > Austrian Alps > Salzburg Region > Zell am See
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Grand Hotel Zell am See 4.5*
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Zell am See and winter sports are like the sun and sky, great friends! Together with the GRAND HOTEL ZELL AM SEE, they form an unbeatable trio for the perfect winter vacation.Treat yourself to casual 4-star comfort, homely old Austrian tradition of hospitality, comfort and a touch of luxury alpine directly on the winter white lake. ... more   less 
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