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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

Hotel Otter has great character, kind and helpful staff, and a fantastic location, all at a very decent price given that it's at the historic center of one of Europe's most expensive cities. I wish they served breakfast earlier - 7:30 is not early enough for many travelers - but when I complained, Handa (sp?) went way out of her... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

I wish we would've booked our room for longer than for one night. We were lucky to have the African room that comes with a small balcony - with gorgeous views over the Zurich old town. It takes a certain kind of traveler to appreciate this place properly. If you enjoy discovering something new off the beaten track and like... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

Dining out costs a fortune in Zurich, but the room has a fridge and you can make do with sandwiches, cooked chicken, and packaged salads. The friendly staff will direct you to the nearest Coop to pick up groceries.In the morning they have the standard continental breakfast in addition to a selection of cold cuts, rolls, and hard boiled eggs.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Positive: --Excellent location, 3 minutes from Bellvueplatz, Zurich. -Plenty of eating options near by. A COOP store on Bellvue platz is an advantage. --I stayed in 4 bed mixed dorm. Room size and lockers are good. A wash basin in the room. -Beds are comfortable and clean. - A small refrigerator is provided in the room which is a great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

The location is perfect. Great environment. the stuff was very friendly specially the lady on the main desk, she helped me with something urgent even after the check out. I very much recomend this hotel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Great rooms, clean and colourful. The sharing of the toilet and bathroom was not a problem at all! There are only three rooms on each floor. When I was there for 2 nights I never even saw the other people. It was only at breakfast, downstairs in the cafe, that I saw the other people staying in the hotel. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Uncomplicated place to stay in the old town of Zurich. Absolutely great value for money and super friendly staff/team. It's not a lux place but a great place to stay for a night if in the need for accomodation in Zurich. Very quick check in and check out process, no fuss and straight forward. Great location, just minutes away from... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

As others have said it is tricky to find, but so worth it! We arrived a little early for check in, but the wonderful lady working there made me a great cup of coffee while I relaxed in the bar area, which is great right after getting off a plane and taking a taxi ride. The room was fantastic, the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

It's worth learning how to find the hotel. The hotel is located right in the middle of the pedestrians only old town shopping area. As a previous reviewer commented, they were charged a lot of money by a taxi driver who had difficulty. It is not too hard to find from the Stadlehofen train station and only takes a few... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

I stayed 1 night because I had a flight to catch the next morning and didn't want to spend a lot of money. The location is excellent. It's in the old town near the Stadelhofer train station, on a cobble-stone pedestrian-only lane. Tons of restaurants and bars nearby. Price was low for Zurich, though more than I normally pay for... More 

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Amenities

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Hotel Otter

Address: Oberdorfstrasse 7, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich > Old Town
Price Range: $110 - $187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Otter 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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