The Baur au Lac (5*), set in its own park, the hotel enjoys a unique location overlooking the lake and the Alps – and yet is still but a few minutes walk from the Paradeplatz financial district and the Bahnhofstrasse, Zurich’s celebrated shopping high street. While offering the ultimate in comfort, luxury and privacy, the rooms and suites have been equipped with every, yet hardly noticeable technical refinement. The large, luxuriously appointed marble bathrooms with separate shower and toilet, heated floor and daylight match up to the highest demands of comfort, design and equipment.
Standard Rooms were designed with comfort in mind. The large, luxuriously appointed marble bathrooms with separate shower and toilet, heated floor and daylight match up to the highest demands of comfort, design, and equipment. These rooms feature either a city view or courtyard view, individually adjustable air-conditioning, spacious working-area equipped with multi-line speaker telephone, free WI-FI, DVD and CD player, in-room safe, and a complimentary minibar.
Deluxe Double Rooms offer comfort in every detail, from custom furnishings to individual reading lights. These rooms are equipped with a twin or king beds, views of the romantic river "Schanzengraben", of the City or facing the quiet inner courtyard, individually adjustable air-conditioning, spacious working-area equipped with multi-line speaker telephone, free WI-FI, DVD and CD player, complimentary minibar, and an in-room safe.
The excellent quality of the hotel's cuisine and the exemplary dedication of its over 250 staff have made waves even across the pond. The experts at New York-based Leading Hotels of the World recently singled out the Baur au Lac as the Best Hotel in Europe. The Rive Gauche Terrasse is the most exclusive place in Zurich to while away those hot summer days and lazy, hazy evenings. Refreshing cocktails and ice-cold Champagne are served as aperitifs in the decidedly chic lounges. Small snacks and light meals are served till midnight by a friendly, outgoing team. Soak up the distinctly cosmopolitan atmosphere of grandeur and extravagance.
Fitness Club: Whether you need to be in top form for a whole day of meetings, or simply want to be fit for fun, your efforts will be rewarded by a breath-taking view across Lake Zurich from rooftop level.