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California House

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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good40%
  • Average33%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“no lift”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

It's not that far from the center, the tram stop is only 3 minutes walk away. The studio we stayed in was big enough, and had a great view. The floor was very squeacky, but it's an old building so we could understand that. The...More

Thank Eszter S
Reviewed 11 March 2016

WE stayed here for a long weekend while visiting daughter and family. Their electronic check in system didn't have our reservation in this electronic system and it took over 30 minutes to get someone on the phone to actually explain what to do. when they...More

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Thank Cathy B
Reviewed 26 January 2016

If you are looking for your own Studio with kitchen, parking and central location in Zurich, California House is your place. I have been staying at the California House during all my trips to Zurich during the last 12 months.

Thank H S
Reviewed 5 December 2015

If you can get passed the loud street noise ( cars, trucks and trams ), then this is the hotel for you ! The best asset of this hotel is also it's worst liability: LOCATION. Only half an hour walk to all major attractions, tram...More

Thank Albert O
Reviewed 24 November 2015

Small hotel like business hotel in Japan but clean and convenient. There is small kitchen in the room. Coop mart is near to this hotel. It is good point because Zurich is very expensive. Tram station is near too However, please pay attention the code...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Refrigerator in room
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US$ 109 - US$ 181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$ 109 - US$ 181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Ricardo S
21 October 2014|
Response from Adam B | Reviewed this property |
Actually, there's a self-checkin machine, so basically whenever you wish so. And it's pretty easy to use. It took me like twenty seconds to get the key and the machine itself tells you where to go and there are signs... More
Anvita A
13 September 2014|
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Response from Elly-Cardiff | Reviewed this property |
Hi there- the easiest way to get from the main train station is by tram and you need either the number 3 or number 8. It takes about 10 minutes. We did walk back one evening after the trams had stopped running but it took... More
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"Prefer rooms with balcony"
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"Try to check - in before the reception closes as you may have to struggle with the auto check in machine..."
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"on first floor room facing street regular trams pass by but nice room"
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"Except fro quality of sleep due to the bed, and the attitude of the reception woman, it is a good value for..."
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