We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
1/28/2018 1/29/2018
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Alexander Guesthouse

    Zaehringerstrasse 16, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
    011 41 41 588 07 43
    Hotel website
    Lowest prices for your stay
    1/28/2018 1/29/2018
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    SAVE $13
    Traveler (4)
    Room & Suite (20)
    • Excellent33%
    • Very good38%
    • Average29%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travelers talk about
    “clean room” (2 reviews)
    “short stay” (2 reviews)
    “stayed here” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Alexander Guesthouse
    Special Offer: Package Deal
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Jan 28Jan 29
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 6 partner sites to see rooms from $122.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Zurich hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "c53f514c21af483c892f8c52ca39d855", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":291647,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":28,"month":1,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":29,"month":1,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"c53f514c21af483c892f8c52ca39d855","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":135,"lowestMetaPrice":122,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":135,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":135,"lowestMetaPrice":122,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":135,"hotelName":"Alexander Guesthouse","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImM1M2Y1MTRjMjFhZjQ4M2M4OTJmOGM1MmNhMzlkODU1IiwiQUlLIjoiMzBmNGJiMzBkNjU5NDk3ZGIwYmVhY2Y2NDk0NzFiOGQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "01/28/2018", "checkOut": "01/29/2018", "lowestPrice": "$122", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"79439948":"CheapTicketsEWS","32626834":"Expedia","78887511":"OrbitzEWS","76478392":"Hotwire","54291717":"TravelocityEWS","110809587":"HotelsCom2IB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (24)
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year

    1 - 5 of 14 reviews

    Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

    This is a good choice if your hotel only needs to offer a clean room and must be downtown Zurich. Not that the rooms are poor equipped, not at all. All is there for a good stay, just no fringes etc. I like it and...More

    Thank EMBE762
    Response from Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Alexander GuesthouseResponded November 20, 2017

    Dear EMBE762, Thank you very much for choosing the Alexander Guesthouse as a place to reside during your stay in Zurich. We highly appreciate that you took the time to give us such a positive feedback. This fosters our ambition to achieve ultimate customer satisfaction....More

    Innkeeper's Favorite Review
    Reviewed September 30, 2017

    We stayed at the Guesthouse for 2 nights in early September. Our room was a twin with plenty of room, comfy beds and an excellent bathroom. The guesthouse is in a quiet area conveniently close to all the tourist attractions. We did not have breakfast...More

    Thank desirefortravel
    Response from Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Alexander GuesthouseResponded 4 days ago

    Dear desirefortravel You enjoyed your stay in our Alexander Guesthouse? There is no greater compliment for us than, that we have remained positive in your memory. Guest satisfaction is our top priority and we are pleased that we have gained another satisfied guest with you....More

    Reviewed September 14, 2017

    We chose this hotel based on its location to the train station, as we were only spending our last night here. Customer service was very good and helpful. While it was located in a busy area, the room was quiet. The room style was very...More

    Thank BostonMomof3
    Response from Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Alexander GuesthouseResponded November 20, 2017

    Dear BostonMomof3, You enjoyed your stay with us? There is no greater compliment for us than that we have remained in your memory. Thank you for sharing your experiences with our past and future guests and for reporting to them about our central location, clean...More

    Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

    I have only positive emotions after staying at this place. Staff is really nice, our room was very neat and cozy. I personally loved our bed - it was perfect. The location is dope. 1 min and u reach the city centre. Though we never...More

    Thank Zina_Dzhumayeva
    Response from Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Alexander GuesthouseResponded August 22, 2017

    Dear Zina Dzhumayeva We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the Hotel Alexander. Thank you for your kind comments about our staff, the rooms and the location. We are thankfully aware of our privilege of being located in the beautiful historic...More

    Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

    2 day stopover in Zurich - needed a room in a good location, one we wouldn't be in much due to sightseeing as much as possible - found it here. Ridiculously expensive but cheaper than most !!! Clean small room and very helpful staff at...More

    Thank tapperst
    Response from Hotel_Alexander, Manager at Alexander GuesthouseResponded August 22, 2017

    Dear tappers t We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the Hotel Alexander. Thank you for your kind comments about our staff and the Location. We look forward to welcoming you back with us again for another stay with us. we...More

    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Laundry Service
    • Price range
    • $122 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Agoda, Priceline and TripOnline SA so you can book your Alexander Guesthouse reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Switzerland >
    • Canton of Zurich >
    • Zurich
    • Also Known As
    • Alexander Guesthouse Hotel
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (4)
    Room & Suite (20)
    Bathroom (7)
    Hotel & Grounds (5)
    Nearby HotelsSee all 138 hotels in Zurich
    Hotel Scheuble
    49 reviews
    .02 miles away
    Best Western Plus Hotel Zuercherhof
    328 reviews
    .02 miles away
    Hotel Alexander
    502 reviews
    .03 miles away
    Hotel Basilea
    245 reviews
    .04 miles away
    Nearby Restaurants
    Raclette Stube
    361 reviews
    .01 miles away
    Holy Cow! Gourmet Burger Company
    569 reviews
    .06 miles away
    Alexis Restaurant & Winebar
    233 reviews
    .04 miles away
    Walliser Keller SwissAlpeChuchi
    212 reviews
    .02 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    110 reviews
    .09 miles away
    46 reviews
    .04 miles away
    35 reviews
    .09 miles away
    Swiss Craft Center
    36 reviews
    .12 miles away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Alexander Guesthouse staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing