Continental Zurich Hotel

ex. Sofitel Zurich

Stampfenbachstrasse 60, Zurich, Switzerland, 8006  show map
 4 stars
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Continental Zurich Hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

CHF 30 per day

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Shuttle

Paid city shuttle

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Verified Reviews:

  • Bathroom was lovely - Slow service - Would stay again
  • Car parking was spacious - Flat screen tv - A/c did not cool
  • Excellent beds - Close to the center - Rooms are just excellent
  • Close to main train station - No pool - Lighting was good
  • Staff is nice - Free wireless internet - Breakfast is overpriced

Overview

Continental Zurich Hotel is a 4-star venue positioned about 1.8 km from Schiffbau, Tonhalle Gesellschaft and MMH Maag MusicHall AG. Residing in a 6-story building, the hotel was opened in 1968 and renovated in 2009.

The hotel is right in the heart of Zurich. The property is located within a 20-minute walk to the center of Zurich.

A museum, a church and an art gallery are set within walking distance.

Within a 5-minute walk guests will find Main Railway Zurich train station. There is Zurich-Kloten airport at a 10 km distance.

Rooms

Continental Zurich Hotel features rooms with a standard interior that come with high-speed internet, heating, a dressing area, an in-room safe and a work area for a pleasant stay in Zurich. This modern guestrooms have marble floor and luxury furniture.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is offered in the lobby every morning. Guests can enjoy fresh flavors of regional meals at the garden restaurant. Restaurant And bar is available on site. A variety of dishes are served in San Domenico and Didi's Frieden, which are only 5 minutes’ walk away.

Services

A safe deposit box, a baggage storage and allergy friendly rooms along with a meeting room, a business center and a photocopier are also at guests' disposal.

Relax

Guests with children can use babysitting and cribs available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at CHF 30 per day.

The hotel staff speaks English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Arabic.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   138.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Eco friendly
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed for a fee
  • Lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Doctor on call
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Library

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Mirror

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Fluffy down duvets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Stampfenbachstrasse 60, Zurich, Switzerland, 8006

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City Center
  • Zurich
    1.1 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Main Railway Station Zurich
    1700 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Luo Restaurant (cuisine: Chinese)
    100 ft
  • Casa Ferlin (cuisine: Italian)
    400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    138

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Rooms and availability

Continental Zurich photos Room Urban Swiss Standard Queen
Urban Swiss Standard Queen
Bed type: King-size bed or 1 Single bed
Size: 270 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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The Swiss Chalet Style inspired decor evokes warmth and coziness in this accommodation. This room offers offers a cozy seating area, work area, mini-bar and private bathroom with all amenities.

Room facilities
    Continental Zurich photos Room Urban Swiss Standard Queen
    Urban Swiss Standard Single
    Bed type: King-size bed or 1 Single bed
    Size: 270 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    The Swiss Chalet Style inspired decor evokes warmth and coziness in this accommodation. This room offers offers a cozy seating area, work area, mini-bar and private bathroom with all amenities.

    Room facilities
      Continental Zurich photos Room Urban Swiss Standard Single
      Urban Swiss Standard King
      Bed type: King-size bed or 1 Single bed
      Size: 270 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      The Swiss Chalet Style inspired decor evokes warmth and coziness in this accommodation. This room offers offers a cozy seating area, work area, mini-bar and private bathroom with all amenities.

      Room facilities
        Continental Zurich photos Room Urban Swiss Standard King
        Urban Swiss Superior King
        Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds
        Size: 345 sq. feet
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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        The Swiss Chalet Style inspired decor evokes warmth and coziness in this accommodation. This room offers offers a spacious seating area, work area, mini-bar, Nespresso coffee machine and private bathroom with all amenities.

        Room facilities
          Continental Zurich photos Room Urban Swiss Superior King
          Urban Swiss One-Bedroom Suite
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          The Swiss Chalet Style inspired decor evokes warmth and coziness in this accommodation. This spacious suite offers a bedroom with a king size bed, living room with a sofa, work area, mini-bar, Nespresso coffee machine and private bathroom with all amenities.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Continental Zurich Hotel Zurich location
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          Hotel Address:

          Stampfenbachstrasse 60, Zurich, Switzerland, 8006

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Zurich
            1.1 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Main Railway Station Zurich
            1700 ft
          • Bus stop
            400 ft
          Restaurants
          • Luo Restaurant (cuisine: Chinese)
            100 ft
          • Casa Ferlin (cuisine: Italian)
            400 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2009
          • Number of floors:
            6
          • Number of rooms:
            138

          Hotel Awards

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          Best Luxury Hotels in Switzerland

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          Continental Zurich Location

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Kino Metropol - 4000 ft
          • Fraumünster - 4000 ft
          • Grossmünster - 4000 ft

          Places of interest

          • Platzspitz Park - 700 ft
          • Ottikerstrasse - 1400 ft
          • Urania Observatory - 2300 ft
          • University Hospital Zurich - 2300 ft
          • Europaallee - 2300 ft
          • Schipfe - 3000 ft
          • St. Peter Zurich - 3300 ft
          • Rathaus Zurich - 3300 ft
          • Bethanien Private Hospital - 3700 ft

          Train stations

          Convention centers

          • Niederdorf - 2300 ft

          Shopping areas

          • Swiss National Museum - 1000 ft
          • Kunsthaus Zurich - 4300 ft

          Monuments and Landmarks

          • Saint Peter Zurich - 3300 ft
          • Rathaus Zurich - 3300 ft
          • Paradeplatz - 4000 ft

          Stadiums

          • Swiss Exchange - 4300 ft

          Museums

          • Lindenhof - 3000 ft

          Universities, Institutes

          • ETH Zurich - 2000 ft
          • University/FIT-Zürich - 3000 ft

          Business areas

          • Bahnhofstrasse - 3700 ft

          Golf courses and Country clubs

          • Urania Observatory - 2300 ft

          Public parking

          • ETH Zurich - 2000 ft
          • Zentralbibliothek Zürich - 2700 ft
          • University/FIT-Zürich - 3000 ft

          Local attractions

          • Kunsthalle Zurich - 1.0 mi
            Limmatstrasse 270, Zurich
          • Seebad Enge - 1.4 mi
            Mythenquai 9, Zurich
          • Zurich Zoo - 1.5 mi
            Zurichbergstrasse 221, Zurich
          • Opera House - 1.2 mi
            Falkenstrasse 1, Zurich
          • Seebad Utoquai - 1.4 mi
            Utoquai 48, Zurich

          Near the hotel

          • Swiss National Museum - 1100 ft
            Museumstrasse 2, Zurich
          • Museum of Design - 1900 ft
            Ausstellungsstrasse 60, Zurich
          • Flussbad Oberer Letten - 2400 ft
            Lettensteg 10, Zurich
          • Urania Observatory - 2600 ft
            Uraniastrasse 9, Zurich
          • Old Town - 1700 ft
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          • Medizinhistorisches Museum - 2000 ft
            Raemistrasse 69, Zurich
          • Zoological Museum - 2500 ft
            Karl Schmid-Str. 4, Zurich

          Restaurants nearby

          • Luo Restaurant - 100 ft

            Address: Stampfenbachstr. 60
            Phone: 043 810 00 65

            63% likes this, based on 27 reviews
            Cuisine: Chinese

          • San Domenico - 400 ft

            Address: Stampfenbachstrasse 40
            Phone: +41.44.362 5506

            72% likes this, based on 28 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

          • ECHO - 800 ft

            Address: Neumuehlequai 42
            Phone: +41 (0)44 360 70 00

            83% likes this, based on 118 reviews
            Cuisine: Swiss
            Price Range: USD 24 - USD 55

          • Casa Ferlin - 400 ft

            Address: Stampfenbachstrasse 38
            Phone: 044 362 35 09

            66% likes this, based on 85 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian
            Price Range: USD 25 - USD 100

          • Schuler's Weinwirtschaft \ - 400 ft

            Address: Walchestrasse 11
            Phone: +41 44 364 93 93

            79% likes this, based on 38 reviews
            Cuisine: Mediterranean
            Price Range: USD 11 - USD 46

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2009
          • Number of floors:
            6
          • Number of rooms:
            138

          Hotel Awards

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          Best Luxury Hotels in Switzerland

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          Continental Zurich Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Continental Zurich

          Average guest rating

          8.0out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 492 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          10.0
          Rooms
          10.0
          Service
          10.0
          Value
          10.0
          Dining
          10.0

          Guest reviews

          • 1.6

            Near the Station.

            No spa or pool.

          • Couple
            10.0

            The staff stood out at the Continental. They were excellent, especially during check-in.

            Only that the elevators are old and smaller.

          • Family with children
            10.0

            Very friendly staff. Excellent hotel conditions, very comfortable,very modren. Good price for service.

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            Quiet area in business district, no traffic noise, pleasant rooms. Excellent breakfast. Easy walk to Hauptbahnhof and tour bus terminal. Longer walk to lake, or catch boat from Landesmuseum (4Fr or free with Zurichcard). Free minibar with superior room.

            No bathtub (but large shower). Slightly sleazy area (stripclub between hotel and station) with street deserted at 9pm, except for groups of drunks.

          • Family with children
            10.0

            Excellent hotel in an extremely convenient location. Very quiet, very modern. Spacious rooms with beautiful marble bathrooms. Updated Swiss accent pieces in keeping with a tradional Swiss ambience eventhough totally new. Highly recommend for your stay in Zurich.

          • Group of friends
            9.2

            Beautiful rooms and bathrooms.

            The bar and restaurant prices seemed very high.

          • Single
            7.8

            Good location and clean rooms and good breakfast

          • Older travelers
            7.0

            Decor Ok but not great. Television service was second rate for a premium hotel. All in all a bit overpriced. Staff was pretty good though.

          • Single
            9.6

            The staff were excellent and very helpful within the hotel but also regarding outside activities within the region. My room was upgraded from single room. a very pleasant stay and would return.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Excellent Hotel room , facilities and staff

            Breakfast cost at SF30 / person is unreasonably expensive . We chose to eat breakfast at a cafe very close ---- toast cheeese, ham and eggs for SF9

          • Group of friends
            9.2

            The Hotel staff, especially the one who was on duty when we checked in on May 11, 2010 was extremely helpful. We were given advice and tips on what to do in Zurich and which tour to take. The room was comfortable although a bit too small but the kettle and sachets of tea and coffee available in the room made up for it! After being in hotel rooms in Amsterdam, Madrid and Milan without kettle, coffee and tea in the rooms, it felt great to have them at the Continental.

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            Convient to shopping.

            Floor 6 is a difficult location

          • Single
            9.6

            excellent location, upgrade at check-in

          • Group of friends
            9.6

            Courteous staff, very clean property. I appreciated the free WIFI, too.

          • Family with children
            7.8

            close location to train station and apple juice in lobby

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Continental Zurich Hotel Zurich location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Stampfenbachstrasse 60, Zurich, Switzerland, 8006

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Zurich
            1.1 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Main Railway Station Zurich
            1700 ft
          • Bus stop
            400 ft
          Restaurants
          • Luo Restaurant (cuisine: Chinese)
            100 ft
          • Casa Ferlin (cuisine: Italian)
            400 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2009
          • Number of floors:
            6
          • Number of rooms:
            138

          Hotel Awards

          SwissHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedZurichContinental Zurich

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Luxury Hotels in Switzerland

          Use Badge