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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Reception = very unfriendly, rooms are really badly maintained. The club is also a catastrophe , they've lost a lot of expensive jackets wool rich,Canada goose when there was a concert ( ear drummers). I tried to ask, got punched and thrown out . Even if you tell them you are a diplomat , they throw you out with force...

Thank Massimiliano D
Tehran, Iran
Reviewed 10 November 2016

we be there in Sep,It was budget hotel ,the location is perfect near public transportation ,the room was clean ,staff was good ,it is normal standard hotel. we bought tour from hotel reception with the same price ,there is club down stair so ask for quit room you want to have more relax environment.

Thank amicoo
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Not sure how often they have live band in the club at the ground level of the hotel. I was here a Wednesday and the music was so loud that it was impossible to sleep. Things in my room vibrated to the heavy tunes. I simply don't understand how the hotel accept that - and even without informing guests. Never...

Thank Carpediemasia2014
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Our travel agent suggested X-Tra Hotel when I went into meltdown at the sight of Zurich hotel prices, and we were very grateful for his advice. The hotel is within walking distance of the station, and very close to a tram stop. I wasn't overly keen on having to share a bathroom but that turned out to be no problem,...

Thank Lindsey F
Lillehammer, Oppland, Norway
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

My stay was OK. The rooms were modern and clean. I had shared bathroom/shower but a sink in the room. The breakfast was ok, they weren't helpful with me being vegan, so I bought some groceries and brought to the breakfast place. Overall too expensive in my opinion for a single room with shared bathroom/shower. The best part was the...

Thank CatrineStorhaug
Plano, Texas
Reviewed 24 September 2016

I wanted to visit Zurich and was intimidated by seeing so many hotels in the $300 to $500 per night range. I don't have Swiss Bank account money so I was trilled to find this hotel. It is in a good area close to the main train station and walking distance to most of the town. I paid $110 per...

Thank DCButtercup
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Stayed here for a week in September. The hotel itself is staffed by nice people. The property is a cleanly run hotel, with rooms that have basic (if not Spartan) furnishings. Our group stayed in a triple, as rooms are very expensive in Zurich. The furniture was basic, but clean. The rooms lack electrical outlets, if you bring a lot...

Thank forwarddeployed
Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 10 September 2016

It's been several times, that I stayed here. The reason is that it is close to my office. Did not expect much from the hotel, so basically it was OK. Last time I got a room on the top floor, that room was very small, and did not look that nice. (before I was on the 2nd floor, those rooms...

Thank adelfarkas
Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 6 September 2016

It is not easy to evaluate this hotel, since it has many important pros but also a few important cons. Pros: It is very well-located (a ten minutes walk to Zurich's Main Station), the staff members are very nice and attentive and the rooms are clean and comfortable (plus the free Wi-Fi). Cons: The hotel is located near a church...

Thank Pablo M
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Reception staff gave very little information about the hotel & it's restaurants & facilities, no menu in the room for the food, 1.5 kilometers from any restaurants except for a fast food across the street, the area was far from clean. to expensive for the sevice & emplacement.

Thank Brent E

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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Modern Hotel in the centre of Zürich, near Bahnhofstrasse/main train station and other interesting areas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about X-TRA Hotel

Address: Limmatstrasse 118, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich > Gewerbeschule
Price Range: £106 - £152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — X-TRA Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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“If bells are likely to disturb your sleep, I'd suggest asking for a room where you are less likely to notice them.”
 of 5 bubbles lindseyf685, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Not sure about the rear facing rooms, but the street facing rooms get a lot of street noise at odd hours...”
 of 5 bubbles forwarddeployed, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Choose backyard facing rooms. Avoid Limmatstrasse facing rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles F_C_BR_IT, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Get a room on the opposite side from the church”
 of 5 bubbles GenevieveCanada, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Choose another hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Seanicus_J, 19 Mar 2016 | Read review
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