Located in the heart of Zürich’s lovely Old Town, this majestic hotel has been welcoming guests for 660 years to a city known for its wonderful quality of life. Stay right at the edge of the River Limmat, with views over the water to the church towers of the Old Town, and revel in the exquisite, personalized service. The friendly and efficient 24-hour concierge will take care of everything, from organizing a private chauffeur to booking your flights. Try a cocktail in the sophisticated Barchetta Bar Lounge & Piazza, let Chef Cyrille Anizan treat you to refined seasonal cuisine on Zürich’s most beautiful terrace, and take in the amazing views from your guestroom.
- Admire views of the River Limmat or Old Town from the 66 stylish guestrooms and suites
- Find vibrant Bahnhofstrasse just two-minutes’ walk away
- Begin your day with a vast breakfast buffet of Swiss regional cuisine featuring fresh produce straight from the hotel's own farm
- Dine on gourmet cuisine on a terrace overlooking Old Town at La Rôtisserie
- Choose a fine cigar from the hotel’s humidor and pair it with a high-quality whiskey or a glass of wine at the Cigar Bar
With its centuries-old tradition of outstanding hospitality, Storchen Zürich has service down to a fine art. You will find every detail is carefully thought through, from the selection of international newspapers to the 24-hour room service. You will be treated to arguably the best location in Zürich, with the river, the lake, and Old Town right on your doorstep.
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The 66 guestrooms and suites at Storchen Zurich offer unique views over the Limmat and picturesque Old Town. With contemporary decor and a soothing color palette, these sumptuous rooms are the perfect place to relax with numerous stylish details and technical equipment that play together. Request a room with a balcony and enjoy the views over the river to the mountains in the distance. Luxuriate in the plush bedding, robes and slippers, a comfortable seating area, desk space, and spacious walk-in showers. Suites offer a separate seating area and panoramic city views. Book the generous City Living Studio for maximum privacy, a fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and a washing machine, a queen-size bed, and a spacious living room with a sofa bed.
The hotel’s elite Clef d’Or-certified concierge team is at your disposal to provide an insider’s guide to the city’s sights, to book a table at the finest restaurants, to organize childcare, and to ensure every travel detail is attended to.
For early birds or night owls, a quick drink, or a long, leisurely lunch, Storchen Zurich’s on-site restaurants and bars offer a full range of gourmet experiences, all presented with passion, creativity, and flair. With an expert culinary team and carefully-curated menus, dining in the glorious setting of the hotel is a delight.
La Rôtisserie – One of Zürich’s most scenic locations is in the hotel’s acclaimed restaurant. Chef Cyrille Anizan will treat you to his exquisite seasonal creations. Enjoy the same menu when the weather is fine at the Terrace.
Cigar Bar– Silky rings of aromatic smoke float gently upwards towards the ceiling let you know you are in the Cigar Bar. Choose from 30 different cigars from various countries.
Barchetta Bar Lounge – This quaint café under the arcades and directly by the water is the perfect spot to pick up a snack or a beverage, including selected wines and champagnes.
Piazza – At this little oasis at the Weinplatz, dine on Italian-inspired dishes in the outdoor dining area, shaded by tall lime trees along the river.
The Storchen experience extends beyond the hotel's wall and fully embraces the spirit of Zürich, one of the cities consistently ranked as offering the best quality of life in the world.
Soak up the hotel’s rich history in its guestrooms and shared spaces. Relax on the terrace with a drink or a book at Piazza, or take a stroll along the River Limmat, on the hotel’s doorstep. Additionally, Storchen Zürich is a proud member of the exclusive Living Circle, signifying the hotel's close connection to nature. The Living Circle also offers you the chance to experience a typical Swiss farm.
Top Zürich attractions are just moments away, including the awe-inspiring Opera House, spectacular modern art exhibits at the Sculpture Pavilion and Kunsthaus Museum, and breathtaking stained-glass at Fraumuenster Cathedral. Or do as the locals do and spend an afternoon swimming or boating in the river and splashing about on the lake. Other nearby attractions include:
- Opera House
- Weinplatz Square
- Kunsthaus Zürich Museum
- Sechseläuten (street parade)
On the beautiful shores of River Limmat and right in the center of Zürich’s Old Town, Storchen Zurich puts you in a prime location for sight-seeing, shopping, and culture.
Zurich-Kloten International Airport is 9 mi / 15 km away, around a 20-minute drive.
Zürich Main Station is a 10-minute walk away.
TramRathaus tram station is a two-minute walk away.
Onsite parking is available for a supplementary fee.