Please find our choice of the best hotels in the Lake Zurich area below. We recommend them for their beautiful or convenient location, their friendly pricing or the good traveler reviews.
There are plenty of hotels in Zurich if you like to stay at walking distance from the museums and shops. If you prefer a smaller village within easy reach of the city, then you can look into Horgen and Thalwil, just to name a few. Rapperswil is pretty village along the lake as well.
Boutique Hotel Schwan is a charming hotel in Horgen on Lake Zurich, within walking distance of the rail station. You'll reach Zurich in an 18-minute train ride. You can enjoy Mediterranean cuisine in the on-site restaurant with its garden terrace.
Leonardo is a popular, comfortable and modern hotel in the immediate vicinity of Zurich Airport. It has an in-house restaurant and bar.
This excellent hotel is next to the railway station of Thalwil, at a 10-minute train ride from Zurich. It offers well-equipped rooms with balcony or terrace, a restaurant and terrace overlooking Lake Zurich and an indoor golf simulator. Guests can use the spa facilities and bowling alley in the Belvoir partner hotel in nearby Rüschlikon.
This hotel is situated on a pretty square in the pedestrian zone of Niederdorf, the eastern part of the center of Zurich. It's close to the Limmat river and at walking distance from all attractions. You can enjoy Swiss specialties in the restaurant.
One of the very best hotels in Zurich with high-quality restaurants and beautifully decorated rooms, some with lake view. It's situated in the heart of town, only 50 m from the famous Bahnhofstrasse.
This hostel is located in the heart of Zurich with a trendy bar where you meet locals as well as other travellers. The legendary Hotel Otter changed 2016 into a hostel right in the old town of Zurich. The hostel is above the Wueste Bar, a trendy bar.
Luxurious lakeside hotel next to the Zurich Opera House.
Unique hotel with several restaurants and an idyllic garden, established within 9 former houses in the old town in the heart of Zurich. The rail station, the Bahnhofstrasse and all attractions are closeby.
Very comfortable 4-star hotel within close proximity of the airport.
Convenient location in the village of Kloten, next to the rail station, so with easy access to downtown Zurich.
Convenient location in the village of Kloten, close to the rail station, so you can easily travel to downtown Zurich. There's an in-house steakroom.
High-quality business hotel with several restaurants in the small town of Regensdorf.
Convenient hotel with an Italian restaurant offering a view of the airport.
The very best location for air travelers: this hotel is situated at the airport. You can walk from the terminal to the hotel!
Very comfortable lakeside hotel close to the Zurich Opera House.
Basic hotel close to the university and the Art Museum. The old town of Zurich is within walking distance.
Tip for travelers who prefer a place to stay outside of the Old Town and still minutes away from the central station and Sihlquai bus terminal. From the station, you can easily travel anywhere you like, or walk to all the local attractions.
Friendly priced, popular hotel just outside the city center, but still at walking distance from the old town and the rail station.
Popular hotel with a restaurant near the central rail station. The old town is within walking distance.
There's no better view of Zurich and the lake than from this hotel, at 400 m over the town center. The hotel is located on the top of the Uetliberg, a beautiful car-free area surrounded by forests. The hotel can be reached by train from the Zurich main station. Altitude: 870 m.
Popular hotel near the central rail station. The old town is within walking distance.
The Marriott is a perfect choice if you prefer a centrally located luxurious hotel with views of the city, the river Limmat, Lake Zurich and the mountains.
MEININGER Hotel Zurich Greencity is a great base to explore this city surrounded by nature. The hotel itself is in a modern sustainable building with 174 rooms and 582 beds. The rooms are spread across 6 floors and accessible by 3 lifts.
The luxurious Renaissance Zurich Tower Hotel offers very comfortable rooms in the modern district of Zurich West. Most rooms offer a wide view across the city, with either the lake or mountains in the distance.