Hotel Franziskaner - Zurich

Niederdorfstrasse 1 , Zurich, Switzerland, 8001  show map
 3 stars
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Hotel Franziskaner - Zurich

Wi-Fi
Parking
Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Restaurant buffet

Elevator
No pets allowed
No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Verified Reviews:

  • Rooms comfortable - Internet in the room not wireless
  • No parking - Internet is free - Very nice bathroom
  • Comfortable hotel - Staff were pleasant - Hotel is overpriced
  • Bathtub is really nice - Noisy location - Mini bar is stocked
  • Room was nicely decorated - Old looking elevator - Would recommend

Overview

The unique Hotel Franziskaner is a 3-star property set next to Zurich Zoo, Parkanlage Zuerihorn and Kunsthalle Zurich. Founded in 1350, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2009.

The city center is about 10 minutes on foot. There are a cinema and restaurants in the area.

The hotel offers perfect location close to a river and parks.

This hotel is located within a 5-minute walk of Paradeplatz tram stop. A 15-minute drive will take you to Zurich-Kloten airport.

Rooms

The hotel provides comfortable rooms including rooftop suite, comfort room and double room. They are equipped with a sofa, coffee/tea makers, a mini bar, a work area and cable television. The rooms have a panoramic view of the terrace. Bathrooms are appointed with a shower, a bathtub and a dryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests can eat at Spagetti Factory and Dieci 10', situated within a 5-minute walk of the venue.

Services

The on-site comforts include a lift and a safe deposit box.

Internet

High-speed internet access is available in the entire hotel for free.

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   23.

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Facilities

General

  • Wi-Fi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Elevator

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area

Policies

Check-in

  • from 14:00-23:00 

Check-out

  • until 07:00-11:00 

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of CHF 40 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Niederdorfstrasse 1 , Zurich, Switzerland, 8001

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City Center
  • Zurich
    2700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Main Railway Station Zurich
    2300 ft
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Swiss Chuchi (cuisine: Swiss)
    200 ft
  • Santa Lucia (cuisine: Italian)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from 14:00-23:00 
  • Check-out:
    until 07:00-11:00 
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    23

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Rooms and availability

Hotel Franziskaner photos Room Single
Single
Bed type: Queen-size bed
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Shower
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Comfortable room individually decorated in modern style offers a Queen size bed, cozy seating area, work area, mini-bar and private bathroom with all amenities.

Room facilities
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    Double Standard
    Bed type: Queen-size bed
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
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    Comfortable room individually decorated in modern style offers a Queen size bed, cozy seating area, work area, mini-bar and private bathroom with all amenities.

    Room facilities
      Hotel Franziskaner photos Room Double Standard
      Double Superior
      Bed type: Queen-size bed or Twin beds
      Size: 270 sq. feet
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      • Private bathroom
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      Comfortable room individually decorated in modern style offers a Queen size bed or Twin beds, cozy seating area with a couch, work area, mini-bar and private bathroom with all amenities.

      Room facilities
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        Double Roof Top
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        Comfortable suite individually decorated in modern style offers a King size bed, cozy seating area, work area, mini-bar, terrace and private bathroom with all amenities.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Hotel Franziskaner - Zurich Zurich location
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        Hotel Address:

        Niederdorfstrasse 1 , Zurich, Switzerland, 8001

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Zurich
          2700 ft
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Main Railway Station Zurich
          2300 ft
        • Bus stop
          1000 ft
        Restaurants
        • Swiss Chuchi (cuisine: Swiss)
          200 ft
        • Santa Lucia (cuisine: Italian)
          200 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from 14:00-23:00 
        • Check-out:
          until 07:00-11:00 
        • Year renovated:
          2009
        • Number of rooms:
          23

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        Hotel Franziskaner Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Grossmünster - 700 ft
        • Fraumünster - 1000 ft
        • Tonhalle Zürich - 2700 ft
        • Zurich Opera house - 3000 ft

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 2300 ft

        Places of interest

        • Rathaus Zurich - 400 ft
        • Schipfe - 400 ft
        • St. Peter Zurich - 700 ft
        • Urania Observatory - 1000 ft
        • University Hospital Zurich - 1700 ft

        Train stations

        Convention centers

        • Niederdorf - 400 ft

        Shopping areas

        • Kunsthaus Zurich - 1400 ft
        • Swiss National Museum - 2000 ft

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Rathaus Zurich - 400 ft
        • Saint Peter Zurich - 700 ft
        • Paradeplatz - 1400 ft
        • Bellevueplatz - 2000 ft
        • Bürkliplatz - 2300 ft

        Stadiums

        • Swiss Exchange - 3000 ft

        Museums

        • Lindenhof - 700 ft

        Universities, Institutes

        • University/FIT-Zürich - 1400 ft
        • ETH Zurich - 1700 ft

        Business areas

        • Bahnhofstrasse - 1400 ft

        Golf courses and Country clubs

        • Urania Observatory - 1000 ft

        Public parking

        • Zentralbibliothek Zürich - 400 ft
        • University/FIT-Zürich - 1400 ft
        • ETH Zurich - 1700 ft

        Local attractions

        • Flussbad Oberer Letten - 5100 ft
          Lettensteg 10, Zurich
        • Belvoir Park - 1.2 mi
          ZurichSwitzerland
        • Botanical Garden - 1.3 mi
          Universitat Zollikerstrasse 107, Zurich
        • Rietberg Museum - 1.1 mi
          Gablerstrasse 15, Zurich
        • Parkanlage Zuerihorn - 1.3 mi
          Zurihorn, Zurich

        Near the hotel

        • Town Hall - 600 ft
          Limmatquai 55, Zurich
        • Great Church - 900 ft
          Zwingliplatz, Zurich
        • St. Peter Church - 900 ft
          St. Peterhofstatt 1, Zurich
        • Water Church - 1100 ft
          Limmatquai 31, Zurich
        • Zentralbibliothek - 600 ft
          Zahringerplatz 6, Zurich
        • Swiss Craft Center - 700 ft
          Rudolf-Brun Brucke, Zurich
        • Zurich Toy Museum - 1000 ft
          Fortunagasse 15, Zurich

        Restaurants nearby

        • Swiss Chuchi - 200 ft

          Address: Rosengasse 10
          Phone: +41 (0)44 266 96 96

          61% likes this, based on 298 reviews
          Cuisine: Swiss
          Price Range: USD 21 - USD 26

        • Brasserie Louis - 100 ft

          Address: Niederdorfstrasse 10
          Phone: 044 250 7680

          61% likes this, based on 95 reviews
          Cuisine: French
          Price Range: USD 23 - USD 62

        • Heinrici - 100 ft

          Address: Niederdorfstrasse 1
          Phone: 442515454

          75% likes this, based on 34 reviews

        • Santa Lucia - 200 ft

          Address: Marktgasse 21
          Phone: 01 262 36 26

          59% likes this, based on 228 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian

        • Spagetti Factory - 100 ft

          Address: Niederdorfstrasse 5

          Cuisine: Italian

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from 14:00-23:00 
        • Check-out:
          until 07:00-11:00 
        • Year renovated:
          2009
        • Number of rooms:
          23

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        Hotel Franziskaner Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Franziskaner

        Average guest rating

        6.6out of 10
        Good
        Based on 34 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Location
        8.4
        Rooms
        7.8
        Service
        7.3
        Value
        7.0
        Dining
        7.0

        Guest reviews

        • Single
          8.8

          Very good location! Just few steps and you are in the old city. Close to many restaurants and bars.

        • Couple
          6.6

          I liked the location of it.

          I didnt like that there was no A/C and it was extremely hot.If we opened a window we couldnt sleep because of the noise.

        • Couple
          7.8

          Location and room is very good.

        • Single
          6.2

          The location of this hotel was very central in the middle of "old town" Zurich. The rooms were very clean and updated.

          It was summer during my visit and quite hot and the hotel did not have a/c also the location is great because it's very central but also in a busy nightlife area so can be louad at night if you have you windows open due to the heat. However with the windows closed the noise is not noticeable at all.

        • Single
          9.2

          Friendly staff and good locationNoisy room until approx 1 am

          Noisy room until approx 1 am as it overlooks a popular street/square

        • Couple
          9.6

        • Couple
          6.0

        • Single
          7.6

        • Couple
          8.0

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Hotel Franziskaner - Zurich Zurich location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Niederdorfstrasse 1 , Zurich, Switzerland, 8001

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Zurich
          2700 ft
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Main Railway Station Zurich
          2300 ft
        • Bus stop
          1000 ft
        Restaurants
        • Swiss Chuchi (cuisine: Swiss)
          200 ft
        • Santa Lucia (cuisine: Italian)
          200 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from 14:00-23:00 
        • Check-out:
          until 07:00-11:00 
        • Year renovated:
          2009
        • Number of rooms:
          23

        Hotel Awards

        SwissHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedZurichHotel Franziskaner

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best 3 Star Hotels in Switzerland

        Use Badge