In the romantic Old Town of Northeastern Switzerland metropolis Zurich one can find the excellent five-star Widder Hotel.
Introduction Widder Hotel, Zurich
At the Widder Hotel guests have plenty of space! The 49 guest rooms and suites are very spacious and equipped with comfortable chairs, cozy sitting areas, desks. Wooden ceilings and thick rugs create a warm atmosphere. The bathrooms are designed generously. Breakfast is a delicious buffet breakfast to guests (unless they opt to be served the breakfast in the room!). For lunch and dinner, the restaurants provide the Widder Hotel for culinary delights: The gourmet restaurant „Aries“ (awarded 15 Gault Millau points) offers Swiss and international dishes. Friends of the original Swiss cuisine come in the restaurant „Zur Schtund“ on their costs. Many guests will also like to retreat into „Turmstueble“ – where smoking allowed Snacks, coffee and cakes can be best enjoyed in the „Al Fresco“. In the evening the bar is iedal to sit together with jazz music.
What makes the Widder Hotel so special?
Tradition and classic modernity meet at Widder Hotel Zurich at the highest level! The hotel building is highly original: This is actually about nine four- to five-storey houses, which are all built together and interconnected. They are having funny names like „house for Aries guild“, „House of the Erzberg“, „House of the Augustinian“. In earlier centuries those were the houses of Zurich’s butchers‘ guild. In the hotel there is a small museum of the butchers‘ guild, where for example, old scales and tools are exhibited. To the extent that tradition. And classical modernity? It is visible everywhere in the Widder Hotel – Art lovers will be especially pleased about it: All guest rooms and suites and the restaurants are decorated with valuable works of art (sculptures and paintings, such as Andy Warhol). The furniture is designed by famous Bauhaus artists such as drafts Mies van der Rohe and Le Corbusier!
The location of the hotel in Zurich, Switzerland
The Bahnhofstrasse, the popular promenade and shopping mile of Zurich, is just a few steps to go from the Widder Hotel. Exclusive perfume, fashion, candy and jewelry shops invite you in the Bahnhofstrasse for souvenir purchase! Anyone interested in nostalgic toys, should go the Zurich Toy Museum – also just a few meters from the Widder Hotel . There historical dolls, steam engines, railways are, for example, issued. The church was built in the 13th century in Romanesque style. It is famous because its huge twin towers dominate the skyline of Zurich and because of its importance for the Reformation in Switzerland: The Reformer Zwingli preached here. And how about a trip to Lake Zurich (and possibly with a boat trip)? A short 10 minute stroll takes guests to the lake shore of the Widder Hotel!
|Hotel name||Widder Hotel, Zürich|
|Adress||Rennweg 7, 1. Zurich Old Town–City Centre, 8001 Zürich|
|1000h experience hotel||9|
|Overall score hotel||9,3|
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