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Makati, Philippines
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

To me, any hotel that gives its guests Complimentary Coffee or Complimentary Wine goes the extra mile in my book. Hotel Helmhaus gives me both, so you can imagine how much I (and I assume, most guests) love this hotel. But that's just a little perk. Deceivingly small, the hotel is slightly-hidden just off old town but very well-located (just... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A nice, small, clean and convenient hotel with an accommodating staff. The hotel is not air conditioned, and we were there on an unusually hot day/night. Opening all the windows brought in all the noise of the night life surrounding the property. However, this distraction subsided around midnight. Everything interesting in Zurich and its old town is within easy walking... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 732 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel is located in a quite location the hotel is fairly simple but the staff are very good and very helpful. The breakfast is above average and it is close to the old town. I have visited a number of times and it is a great choice.

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Palo Alto, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The Hotel Helmhaus is located on a quiet cobblestone street with great access to the lake and to old town restaurants. Our room was perfectly clean with two top quality twin beds. On our first night, after a long airplane ride from SFO, the friendly hotel manager helped direct my 20 year old daughter and me to a wonderful Swiss... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is by far our favorite little hotel in Zurich. The service is amazing, the breakfast is better than 5 stars hotels, the room is great but small. We also love the location, close to everything but tucked away if that makes sense. We will be back for sure.

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location with all the major attractions of Zurich within walking distance. Good size rooms, though lift to get to them struggle to take two people with luggage. Breakfast was excellent, the Nespressso machine in the reception foyer a very nice touch!

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Wyckoff, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is centrally-located with an extremely helpful staff, pleasant air conditioned rooms and a very good breakfast. Numerous cafes, restaurants and shopping are nearby. Should we find ourselves in Zurich again, we will definitely stay there.

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Helmhaus, Geschäftsführer at Hotel Helmhaus, responded to this review

Grüezi Caroleg49 It is a pleasure to know that you had such a comfortable stay at our Hotel Helmhaus. With continued improvements of services and facilities, i.e. new Swiss mattresses, new HD-televisions, carefully selected products for our Swiss breakfast buffet, etc. we aim at making our guests‘ stays as enjoyable as possible. And should you find yourselves in Zurich again... More 

San Francisco, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Helmhaus is the rare hotel in Zurich that has friendly service, a central and relativrly quiet location, very nice remodeled rooms, air conditioning, and rooms that can fit a family. The breakfast was delicious and they offer gluten free options. We would definitely stay there again. Highly recommended!

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Helmhaus, Geschäftsführer at Hotel Helmhaus, responded to this review

Grüezi Wanderweger Thank you for having made your choice for our Hotel Helmhaus, the most centrally located Four-Star hotel of Zurich. With extensive renovations (between 2007 & 2015) and further investements made well into 2016 we are proud to provide an up-to-date facility to all our guests, whether leisure travellers or business guests. Air conditioning and sound-proof windows are big... More 

Hong Kong
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the second hotel we stayed at in Zurich, and compares unfavourably with the first. Our room was small, sparsely furnished and done in an austere modernist style, with no cupboards. It was clean and the location was good for exploring the Altstadt. If you stay here then it must be for the location rather than the value for... More 

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Helmhaus, Geschäftsführer at Hotel Helmhaus, responded to this review

Grüezi FirstMagistrand Thank you for having chosen our little historical yet modern Hotel Helmhaus for your stay and for taking the time to share your thoughts with other travelers and us. We regret to learn that we could not convince you with our concept of a modern yet traditional boutique-style hotel. Surely tastes differ. Our Design Rooms on the 5th... More 

Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had a two night stay at the Helmhaus the end of July 2016 during our first visit to Zurich. We simply loved the hotel. Although a small historic site, we found an amazing staff, updated accommodations,a breakfast buffet, and we were right in the middle of where we wanted to be "touristy". A tram stop was... More 

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Helmhaus, Geschäftsführer at Hotel Helmhaus, responded to this review

Grüezi 702greenwood Thank you and your wife for having been our guests and for taking the time to share your positive thoughts with other travelers and us. It is a pleasure to know that you had such a comfortable stay at our little historical, yet modern hotel, located within nearly 700-years-old walls, and that you appreciated everything our hotel and... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Look forward to Zurich’s smallest and most centrally located hotel. Each of our 24 rooms has just recently been completely renovated. A high quality design interior, comfortable bathrooms in warm colours, an individually adjustable air condition system for the summer time and new sound-proof windows promise a relaxing sleep.At the Hotel Helmhaus history and modern comfort connect in a remarkable way. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Helmhaus

Address: Schifflaende 30, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich > Old Town
Price Range: $248 - $443 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Helmhaus 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Helmhaus Swiss Quality zürich
Hotel Helmhaus Swiss Quality
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Zurich
#7 Business Hotel in Zurich
#8 Luxury Hotel in Zurich
#9 Romantic Hotel in Zurich
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