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Reviewed August 24, 2016

Stayed for one night and can say "it does the job". Rooms were clean and spacious, beds were comfortable. Perfect for a business traveler to just get into the room and relax after a day of traveling/meetings. From all of the hotel options in Zurich, this was the most affordable one and I encourage travelers on the budget to consider...

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Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

We arrived in the middle of the night together with another guest. His and our electronic code didn't work!!! We had to look for an hotel in the middle of the night. Somebody was sluppy in his work, for us a nightmare. These are unforgivable mistakes, NEVER AGAIN !

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Reviewed July 25, 2016 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,...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed July 18, 2016 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...

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Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed July 9, 2016 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...

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London, United Kingdom
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...

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Zurich, Switzerland
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.

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La Habra, California
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...

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Hanoi, Ha Noi, Vietnam
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...

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Verona, Virginia
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.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about California House

Address: Asylstrasse 125, Zurich 8032, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich
Price Range: $90 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — California House 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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“Except fro quality of sleep due to the bed, and the attitude of the reception woman, it is a good value for money. ”
 of 5 bubbles cathybI1562GF, Mar 11, 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles 818hs, Jan 25, 2016 | Read review
“If possible get a room on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Eireannach46, Feb 17, 2015 | Read review
“don't book a room.”
 of 5 bubbles N1bo, Nov 19, 2014 | Read review
“Pay in advance and specify your request. You'll avoid possible self check-in issues and unpleasant surprises. Oh and there's no lift - no problem for us, just for your information”
 of 5 bubbles AdamB457, Aug 28, 2014 | Read review
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