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City-Hotel Ochsen Zug

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Built in 1543, this hotel in the centre of Zug accommodated famous guests like Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, yet it offers modern amenities like free internet and air-conditioning. The City-Hotel Ochsen is situated in the middle of the beautiful historic centre, 200 m from the lake of Zug and a 10 minutes walk from the train station. All rooms are air-conditioned and have an en-suite bathroom, a cable TV and a water kettle. Fine Swiss and international cuisine is served in the Hotel Ochsen's restaurant "au premier" and in our bar you can enjoy aromatic coffee or a cool glass of beer.
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Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Room service
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Air conditioning
Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
Smoking rooms available
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Full view
91Great for walkers
Grade: 91 out of 100
40Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
7Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
283Reviews
160Photos
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45Room tips
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When I first booked this hotel I found it very pricey (280 swf) when looking at the pictures on the website. However after staying at their hotel for a night I must say it was very nice. The hotel is a 15 century building that’s been renovated and is a typical SWISS hotel with
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Clean and charming, the City-Hotel Ochsen in Zug old-town, is a great spot to stay to be close to good restaurants, as well as within only a mile walking distance from the train station. We were here for business - and I had a lovely 4th floor (not including ground floor) spot
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Response from Hegglin, Manager at City-Hotel Ochsen Zug
Responded Mar 11, 2019
Dear guest Thank you very much for your review and your time. Highly appreciated! I and my team are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you again sometimes in the near future and remain with best wishes and kind regards from Zug Matthias Hegglin, Managing owner
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We stayed at the Ochsen for several days. The staff is very helpful, friendly and professional, The breakfast is great and healthy. The room is clean and comfortable.The decoration is rustic and cozy... It's located in the old town near Zug lac with a 15 walking distance from
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Response from Hegglin, Manager at City-Hotel Ochsen Zug
Responded Feb 5, 2019
Dear guest Thank you very much for your review and your time! Highly appreciated! I am very glad that you were happy with your stay and hopefully we have the pleasure of seeing you again soon. Best wishes and kind regards from Zug Matthias Hegglin, managing owner
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I loved the few nights stay here, it’s super comfortable, staff were extremely friendly and warm. breakfast was excellent (selection of hams, bread, cereal, they only have boil and scramble egg though but gd enough) and i loved having a latte macchiato every morning - it was
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Response from Hegglin, Manager at City-Hotel Ochsen Zug
Responded Feb 5, 2019
Dear guest Thank you so much for your review and your time! I am very happy that you enjoyed so much staying with us and I highly appreciate your comments. Hopefully, we have the pleasure of welcoming you again soon. With best wishes and kind regards from Zug Matthias Hegglin, managing owner
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I stayed at Ochsen Hotel a couple of times for my business trips, very well located (close to Zug Postplatz Station), with nice and clean rooms and staff. The whole hotel is very quiet. Good breakfast is a plus.
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Response from Hegglin, Inhaber at City-Hotel Ochsen Zug
Responded Oct 9, 2018
Dear Francesco Thank you very much for your review and your time. I am very happy that you enjoy your stays with us and I hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you soon again. With best wishes and kind regards Matthias Hegglin, Managing owner
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Be advised that the beds tend to be on the small side--especially for 3 people.
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Thought I was emailing hotel. Sorry
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"Room 406 -- great view of the plaza"
"I was in room 301, a single with a view right over the village plaza.They have "nest" beds which are super comfortable."
"Make sure to indicate whether you are solo or traveling with more than 1 per room as the room sizes vary."
"Rooms that you see their window from the front of hotel have great view including Time tower and Zug lake."
"its better to find another hotel whether inside or outside zug ."
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PRICE RANGE
$244 - $350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
SwitzerlandCanton of ZugZug
NUMBER OF ROOMS
48
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