Niederdorfstraße 13Zurich8001Switzerland
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About Hirschen

A traditional family-run hotel nestled within the heart of Zurich’s Altstadt, Hirschen features a wine cave with a draw well that dates back to the 14th century. The Swiss National Museum is 800 metres away.

Straightforward single, twin, and double rooms are available, each with an en-suite bathroom and hairdryer. Standard amenities include a work desk, LCD TV, and telephone. Guests can also expect tea and coffee making facilities.

There’s a roof terrace here for guests to use, plus a currency exchange service is available at the 24-hour reception. Pets can stay on request and for an additional charge. There’s free Wi-Fi provided throughout the premises.

A breakfast buffet is served here each morning, and for other meals guests can visit one of the nearby restaurants. Raclette Factory, serving traditional Swiss dishes, is just 130 metres away.

The University of Zurich is 750 metres from Hirschen, and Park Platzspitz is one kilometre away.


Niederdorfstraße 13, Zurich, 8001, Switzerland
Telephone: +41(43)2683333 | Fax: +41(43)2683334 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Car park
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parasols
  • PC with internet
  • Pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Fan
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Top location in the heart of Zurich

Happy travellers report that this hotel is situated right in the middle of Zurich’s Old Town, which makes it easy for guests to explore the many historic sights in the city on foot. Visitors also say there are a whole bunch of shops, bars, and restaurants to visit nearby.

Plenty of choice at the breakfast buffet

Pleased guests say the amount of food and drink on offer at the breakfast buffet is very impressive. They report that the varied spread includes a little of everything to cater for all tastes and dietary requirements.

Great customer service from the attentive staff

Everyone working at this hotel works hard to welcome new arrivals and take care of hotel residents, according to satisfied guests. Travellers also mention that the staff are professional and friendly when fixing problems within the premises.

Negative Reviews

The rooms here can feel a little cramped

Dissatisfied guests say that they find the rooms here to be a bit pokey and leave little space for lots of luggage. They say the en-suite bathrooms are particularly small.

There is no air conditioning at this hotel

Unhappy patrons reveal that the accommodation here is not equipped with air conditioning, and say that during the summer months the rooms can get very hot indeed.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index ® based on 488 reviews across the web
8.1 /10
  • ebookers.ie
    8.2 /10
  • Customer Alliance
    9.1 /10
  • Other Sources
    7.9 /10
8.1 out of 10 based on 488 reviews