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“Clean and Convenient” 4 of 5 stars
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Coronado Hotel
Ranked #25 of 133 Hotels in Zurich
Certificate of Excellence
Los Angeles, California
Level Contributor
4 reviews
“Clean and Convenient”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

Good location, tram station is across the street. Takes 15 minutes to train station and 22 minutes to airport. Clean, simple/modern hotel. Good shutters and curtains on windows in rooms. Complimentary safe and chocolate. Fresh and clean linens and towels. Complimentary tea and coffee in the lobby. Helpfully staff with recomendations. Room was ready before check in time. They provided umbrellas, when we asked.
Bathroom is small, shower is very powerful, bathtub curtains are annoying. 3 rd bed mattress is too firm.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars
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Thank Marine B
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welcomehotelsCH, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Coronado Hotel, responded to this review, July 8, 2013
Dear Guest,
Thank you so much for your detailed comment on TripAdvisor. We appreciate your point of view and I am sure our future guests as well, since your informations are very helpful.
See you back soon when you visit the Zurich area again.
Your Coronado Team
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Good location, not directly in center but excellent tram connections
Friendly staff
Excellent breakfast
Spotless cleanliness
Free car parking, which is a real plus in Zurich, where there is just no free public car parking.

Room Tip: Rooms on 5th floor are large and very nice.
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  • Stayed May 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars
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1 Thank rmillen
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welcomehotelsCH, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Coronado Hotel, responded to this review, June 6, 2013
Dear Guest,
Thank you for your lovely words and your rating. Nice to hear that you had a pleasant stay with us and enjoyed the time in Zurich. Thank you for the kudo!
We are looking forward to welcoming you again at Hotel Coronado just drop in, your are warmly welcome!.
Kind regards, your Coronado Team
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FLORIDA
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

As we had hoped, our room, 203, was clean, comfortable and quiet eventhough we faced the street. The tram, across the street, had us to the train station in 15 minutes. The staff were always helpful with advice and directions. Remo was especially helpful and had a great sense of humor. Breakfast was good, but not included in our plan. There were 14 in our party and not one complaint was heard. Coffee and tea are available in the lobby free . The bathtub was a bit treacherous to use: slippery and small. We put towel down so as not to slip. Be especially careful when using.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars
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Helpful?
Thank RONMIEL
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welcomehotelsCH, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Coronado Hotel, responded to this review, June 1, 2013
Dear guest

We would like to thank you for your kind words and your time you have taken to share your impressions with other travelers and thank you for your kind comments about our breakfast and specially about the staff (Remo!). I am please to share your positive feedback with all our team members and we are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us.
We look forward to welcoming you back soon!
Kind regards
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013 via mobile

We found the staff to be very helpful in helping us find places to eat and how to use the tram. The hotel is right outside the tram so it's convenient and a short 5-10 minutes from downtown. Wifi and parking is included which is rare in Zurich. Rooms are a little small but the hotel is very nice!

  • Stayed May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank Krischem
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welcomehotelsCH, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Coronado Hotel, responded to this review, June 1, 2013
Dear guest

We are very happy our team was able to make your stay an enjoyable one and we look forward to welcoming you back soon!
With kind regards from Zurich
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013 via mobile

Top marks all round. The Coronado is situated in the University district, a very pleasant suburb just 15 minutes by tram from the city centre and 20 mins to the airport. The Milchbuck tram stop opposite the hotel has a service to the city centre every couple of minutes and to the airport several times an hour. The hotel sells 24 hour tram passes - they gave us one free for booking online.
The Coronado appears to have been recently refurbished, is spotlessly clean and the staff are exceptionally friendly and helpful. Room are compact but well equipped with pleasant bathrooms, large flat screen TVs with literally hundreds of channels in all the major languages and a free to use safe in every in every room. Breakfast is excellent with a good choice and everything is fresh and top quality. Being out of the centre, although easily accessible, it is significantly less expensive than hotels within waking distance of the Altstadt or Bahnhofstrasse.
Note I don't use the word 'cheap'. Although a vibrant city, which has lots to offer for a short city break, Zurich is very expensive. A simple meal in a Pizzeria can be £40 per head. Wine is particularly expensive - an everyday Italian wine will cost around £30 per bottle in a restaurant so best stick to beer or water.
In conclusion, take plenty of Swiss francs with you but Zurich is well worth a short visit and you'll get a warm welcome at the Coronado.

Stayed May 2013
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welcomehotelsCH, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Coronado Hotel, responded to this review, June 1, 2013
Dear guest

We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the Hotel Coronado. Thank you for your kind comments about our staff. I am please to share your positive feedback with all our team members and we are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to welcoming you back with us again for another stay with us.
Kind regards
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013 via mobile

We liked this hotel the location is a quick tram trip to city centre the rooms are small but clean and comfortable I would stay here again the staff were Very polite and helpful and zurich is a lovely place to visit

  • Stayed April 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars
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2 Thank robo8
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welcomehotelsCH, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Coronado Hotel, responded to this review, June 1, 2013
Dear guest

Thank you for your honest opinion and your rating. We are glad you liked the location and facilities of the Hotel. We look forward to welcoming you back when you are next in Zurich.
Kind regards
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

Stayed here for 2 nights over a weekend, as it was our last stop before our trip back home. We reached Zurich from Lucerne and not being happy with our hotel there, were a little apprehensive about this hotel as well, but were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the place.
The location is not in the center, about 15 mins from the train station and 20 minutes to the lake front but the best part is that there is a tram stop right opposite the hotel which has direct connections to the train station, the lake front and even the airport...wonderful. There is even a coop store on the same street about 5 minutes walk away and a couple of restaurants next door.
The rooms are smallish, but are well stocked with everything that you might need and the bathroom had a bath tub which we were quite happy with after our long day. The bed was one of the most comfortable we had on our trip across Europe and there was air conditioning which we used on one day as there was a bit of street noise if the windows were kept open. The wi-fi is complimentary and was appropriate as this is considered to be a business kind of place. Breakfast was not included in our room, but we had breakfast on one morning (15chf per person) and it was basic and adequate.
The staff at the reception was a mixed bag, on the first day the receptionist seemed a little cold and didn't seem too enthusiastic; however on the next day we were more than compensated as the female on the desk seemed to go out of her way in helping us with everything and even printed out relevant details. We were really impressed with the service and this made us end our trip on a happy note. Will definitely stay here again if we come to Zurich.

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars
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Helpful?
2 Thank Praveen K
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welcomehotelsCH, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Coronado Hotel, responded to this review, May 10, 2013
Dear Guest,
Thank you for your detailed comment on T/A! What a nice comment with so many facts and inputs, better than a tourist guide, thank you! we appreciate it and our future guests become a proper viw, what they can expect.
We are looking forward to your next visit in Zurich, it would be our pleasure!
Kind Regards,
Your Coronado Team
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Property: Coronado Hotel
Address: Schaffhauserstrasse 137, Zurich 8057, Switzerland
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Location: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
#7 Best Value Hotel in Zurich
#34 Family Hotel in Zurich
#49 Business Hotel in Zurich
#50 Romantic Hotel in Zurich
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Coronado Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Hotel Coronado is situated centrally: 10 minutes from the airport and Zurich main station and near the University Zurich Irchel. The trams nr. 7, 9, 10 and 14 stop right in front of the house and enable you to enjoy your ride throughout the whole city. Shops, restaurants and the Irchelpark with a small romantic pond to relax are in walking distance. ... more   less 
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