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Coalburn, U.K
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Hotel is basic but very clean. No air conditioning but there was a fan in the room.Our room had an ensuite but not all rooms do. Reception staff are very helpful. Great location as there is a tram stop directly outside the hotel. Would definately recommend this accommodation.

Thank MicheleTannock
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Zurich is not a cheap city, in fact its said to be the most expensive city in the world. We were in Zurich for one night to go to a concert and booked the Hotel Xtra. It's well located close to the train station and on a tram route with a tram stop very close by. There are plenty of... More 

Thank James E
Zurich, Switzerland
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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed twice at the X-TRA Hotel and overall my experience has been pleasant. Please note that in the very expensive city of Zürich, X-TRA hotel is a very good budget choice if you don't mind sharing a bathroom. First of all, the bedrooms are good. Since I had been there twice and got two different bedrooms (both with shared... More 

1 Thank F_C_BR_IT
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff here were very friendly. This hotel is one street over to the train and very close to the rest of the city. We walked everywhere. There is free wifi, but for breakfast you have to pay. Great option for travel on a budget.

Thank Sara J
Lausanne, Switzerland
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very simple and in not updated. Rooms are noisy from the tram, poorly sound proofed. The TV is prehistoric and really small. Have not seen a tube TV for ages. However. It is clean and everything is working, room size is also OK There are better places for the price.

Thank Tobias A

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms are equipped with only bare necessities. Rooms more resembles like wooden cabins. Bath room and toilet are congested. Breakfast is arranged across the road in a small joint and not something great. The hotel is situated close to the starting point of city tour and to the rail station. There are a few Indian restaurants nearby.

1 Thank BPRAKASH55
Calgary, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The X-TRA hotel is a short walk from the main train station and is on the tram line if you have a lot of luggage. We have stayed there many times. The rooms are a good size and a clean and bright and the staff are helpful. Try to get a room on the opposite side from the church as... More 

1 Thank GenevieveCanada
Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

Not good. Only three advantages. 1 close to train station. 2. Clean. 3. A couple of the reception staff were very helpful. Suggest you only stay one night. Price is reasonable. There is noise from a nightclub in the building. There is no airconditioning. They have a system whereby you hand in your key each time you go out.

Thank jamnat2
New Delhi, India
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6 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

We were there for a day stay with my family of 4. We booked a triple room and they landed up charging 30 Swiss Franks extra without breakfast ( originally we were booked without breakfast) and any additional service for the 4th kid. Staff and services are not accustomed to handle family stays for sure. We asked for a refill... More 

1 Thank Familyoutings2015
xtra8005, Rooms Division Manager at X-TRA Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sirs We do not know about the rules in India - but in Switzerland/Europe it is the traveler's responsability to book and pay for an adequate accommodation BEFOREHAND = means: if you know, that your family consists of 4 members, you need to book a room for 4 people with 4 beds! Therefore it is definitely not the hotel's... More 

Ahmedabad, India
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Its very near to ZURICH HB. Catch line 17 from zurich HB it will take 5 minute to reach hotel. Rooms are quite spacious , Clean & New. However there is no restaurant inside & service staff is no there. But receptionist will really helpful.

Thank Deep4103
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Modern Hotel in the centre of Zürich, near Bahnhofstrasse/main train station and other interesting areas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about X-TRA Hotel

Address: Limmatstrasse 118, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich > Gewerbeschule
Price Range: $125 - $266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — X-TRA Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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