Baur au Lac Zurich: A luxurious peaceful haven right in the old town of Zurich

Features Baur au Lac Zurich

Already for 170 years and now in its sixth generation, the Baur au Lac has been family-owned. Situated directly on Lake Zurich and surrounded by its own park, it offers comfort at the highest level. For the stressed city tourists the hotel is considered an ideal retreat in the bustling old town of Zurich. The lobby of the Baur au Lac has written world history: Here, the Swedish Industrial Alfred Nobel was convinced of the importance of an international Nobel Peace Prize. The 120 rooms and suites of the hotel are technically up to date. The marble bathrooms have heated floors and offer daylight. In addition to a nightclub there are two top restaurants for a change in the Baur au Lac. In Pavilion chef Laurent Eperon interprets the classic haute cuisine in his own way, for which he was awarded a Michelin star and 17 awards out of 20 Gault Millau points. Who  prefers something casual, the other hand, is in the restaurant Rive Gauche in good hands. Massages and physiotherapy are also available at the hotel such as a visit to the on-site hair and beauty salons.

What makes the Baur au Lac Zurich so special?

The Baur au Lac in Zurich is one of the most traditional and best luxury hotels in the world. In addition to a fine, but at the same modern decor of large rooms there is quick and discreet service of the staff. From the hotel management emphasis was placed on the right mix of experienced, long-established and young, dynamic staff, so that the hotel has a familiar and harmonious atmosphere. . If necessary, the Zurich-visitors can even wash his car or repair it.

The location of the hotel in Zurich, Switzerland

The Baur au Lac is located, with views of the Alps, directly on Lake Zurich. The financial district at Paradeplatz and the famous Bahnhofstrasse shopping street can be reached in just a few minutes. By tram you reach easily and quickly to Zurich’s main railway station.


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Hotel name Baur au Lac Zürich
Country Schweiz
Category ItalienCH
Region Zürich
Adress Talstrasse 1, 1. Zurich Old Town–City Centre, 8001 Zürich –
1000h experience hotel 9
Booking rating 9,3
Booking reviews 264
Tripadvisor rating 93%
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Overall score hotel 9,1

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