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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed in California House by mistake. We thought that we made the reservation for Hotel California and we realized our mistake at the airport and were disappointed with our mistake as we wanted to be closer to the city. However, the hotel is only about 30 min. on foot from downtown Zürich and there are 3 tram lines (3,... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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318 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is good for people who need to stay in Zurich longer than normal holidays. It is so close to the tram station which normally takes you about 15 minutes to the city centre and the main train station. The little kitchen is probably something nice to have for an expensive place like Zurich. One gentle reminder, there are... More 

Thank Alice Man Kwan C
Budapest, Hungary
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's not that far from the center, the tram stop is only 3 minutes walk away. The studio we stayed in was big enough, and had a great view. The floor was very squeacky, but it's an old building so we could understand that. The only thing I missed was the air conditioning because the room with open windows is... More 

Thank Eszter S
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

WE stayed here for a long weekend while visiting daughter and family. Their electronic check in system didn't have our reservation in this electronic system and it took over 30 minutes to get someone on the phone to actually explain what to do. when they said they woudl call back, they didn't so we had to call several times. the... More 

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Thank Cathy B
Zurich, Switzerland
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

If you are looking for your own Studio with kitchen, parking and central location in Zurich, California House is your place. I have been staying at the California House during all my trips to Zurich during the last 12 months.

Thank H S
La Habra, California
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61 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2015

If you can get passed the loud street noise ( cars, trucks and trams ), then this is the hotel for you ! The best asset of this hotel is also it's worst liability: LOCATION. Only half an hour walk to all major attractions, tram stops and supermarket about 50 meters away. We have to leave the windows open at... More 

Thank Albert O
Hanoi, Ha Noi, Vietnam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

Small hotel like business hotel in Japan but clean and convenient. There is small kitchen in the room. Coop mart is near to this hotel. It is good point because Zurich is very expensive. Tram station is near too However, please pay attention the code to check in by machine. In case of failure, you will get into trouble because... More 

Thank NgocPhamVan
Verona, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

Price for rooms were a bit expensive. The rooms appeared cleaned but were very dated and dark could use some updating. The bathrooms could use some hooks to hang towel, etc on. Breakfast was good and hot. Friendly staff but they were short on housekeeping staff.

Thank twking1
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights in August. Room was very clean and we appreciated the cooking facilities as Zurich is possibly the most expensive place i have ever been. Self service check in was difficult as our name was spelt wrong, however when the male owner arrived he was helpful. My husband made the mistake of leaving the key at... More 

Thank Kerry M
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

I stayed a couple of days for business. It was a good choice. A very good, well served location, staff was friendly and the room is comfortable. The kitchenette is well equipped. Good automated system for the keys

Thank Enrica P
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Additional Information about California House

Address: Asylstrasse 125, Zurich 8032, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich
Price Range: $94 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — California House 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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