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Hotel Banana City

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Jyvaskyla, Finland
Reviewed 5 July 2016

This hotel is located a short walk from the downtown shopping and transit centre. The neighbourhood is very beautiful and one can take a walk while admiring the old homes nearby, many of which feature gardens. The breakfast service is a bit awkward and one must deal with annoying capsule coffee machines. Maybe I am old fashioned. The front staff...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 6 January 2016

I stayed in this hotel for 2 nights during a business trip. Overall the hotel is reasonably acceptable with its pros and cons. Although this was the second visit to Winterthur and I stayed in another hotel last time; but, if I would travel to this town one more time, I believe this would be the best option in town....

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Thank Arash T
Nagpur, India
Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

The hotel is very good with promising service . The staff are also good . If you have a reservation please advice them well before to give you the rooms facing the road and not the train station. Though the glasses are sound proof but then too it disturbs your sleep. The room service is good and in the evening...

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Thank zafarkabeer
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

Friendly helpful staff. The bed was amazing! A really good night's sleep. Room service was good, the food was tasty and hot. Breakfast was not so good. Access to the fitness park was great. The salt water pool was great and the gym is very well equipped.

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Thank Thelastpasswordleft
Windsor, Canada
Reviewed 1 October 2015

I stay for business at this hotel all the time. Comfortable and reasonably prices (Swiss prices). It is always clean and well presented. The hotel reception are always friendly and go out of their way to ensure there are no issues or questions. Any issues are quickly fixed to the guest liking in my experience. The lobby bar is great...

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Bacau, Romania
Reviewed 30 September 2015

It was one of the most interesting experience I had on a business trip. - Nice room, wonderful decorations and details (the round phone) - Comfortable bad - Nice accessories for the room (vanity and etc) - quiet hotel - firendly receptionists - a lot of breakfast options - very clean hotel and rooms - fresh fruits on the reception...

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Thank Laurytta
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 September 2015

The hotel is very well located in Winterthur next to the railway station and the town as well as being next to a massive gym, pool and spa as well as fitness classes like body pump, spin, Zumba, Yoga etc.

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Thank SwissMissWinti
Italia
Reviewed 21 September 2015

The hotel keeps its four star promises: modern, large rooms, large bed, good toilet, and of course impeccably clean..... but....BUT... why save on towels? They are too small (I mean, if you take a shower). Of course no bathrobe. First mystery. Second mystery: why an hotel with an international standing has only Swiss plugs, which make it impossible to connect...

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Dubai
Reviewed 14 September 2015

This is an excellent hotel, right in the heart of Winterthur, a short walk from the train station. I had a room in the old building of the hotel and it was fabulous! Spacious, ample wardrobe space, separate sitting area, two desks to do your work, a separate dressing area, large new bathroom, and a nespresso coffee machine! I had...

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Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 7 August 2015

The hotel is close to city center and extremely close to the railways so it's always noisy if you keep the windows open. If you close them you won't hear a thing. Thank God it wasn't one of those hot days. Other than that, the staff was nice, wi-fi was great and the facilities were nice.

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  • Restaurant
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Winterthur's Friendly Business Hotel Hotel Banana City is a completely independent hotel under private ownership. It's part of SISKA Heuberger Holding AG's multifunctional services complex located in the centre of town, close to Winterthur's central train station. The building complex, more than 200m long, has such an intriguingly arched shape that locals have come to affectionately call it <>, hence the hotel's name. What used to be an industrial site has been successfully converted into one of Winterthur's most beautiful hallmark buildings thanks to its modern glass facade. Successful and Popular The hotel is very much focused on the specific needs of business patrons. With 10 conference halls and meeting rooms, the banqueting hall and 101 guest rooms, it has all it takes for efficient congress organisation in a single place. Hotel Banana City is becoming an increasingly popular venue for congresses and meetings. Each year, the hotel played host to more than 52,000 guests, amongst them many conference and meeting participants or persons attending cultural events or private parties. Hotel Banana City (including all guest rooms and conference facilities) has been consistently built to give full access to persons in wheelchairs. Health and Relaxation On our premises, you will find Winterthur's largest fitness and spa centre (exercise machines, saunas, relaxation pool) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Banana City

Address: Schaffhauserstrasse 8, Winterthur 8400, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Winterthur
Price Range: ₹ 10,836 - ₹ 17,816 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Banana City 4*
Number of rooms: 101
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Best Western Winterthur
Winterthur Best Western
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“Select a room which is on the opposite side of the railway tracks”
Vaibhav0801, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Away from the train tracks.”
595wencesl, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The back of the hotel was next to the train tracks. There were no trains during the night, so not an issue.”
MaryMargaretK_13, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room that doesn't back onto the railway lines - especially in summer as you need to close the windows to stop the sound.”
DStratton2013, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Do not take a room over the main entrance where the restaurant and bar are located beneath you. On the backside you have the railroad.”
SteveC262, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
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