Baur au Lac is Zurich's prestigious landmark of unequalled hospitality, elegance, and impeccable service. The hotel has been owned by the same family for over 160 years. Only recently, every room was thoroughly renovated, each one lovingly and uniquely crafted to combine superlative creature comforts with classical elegance and every conceivable technical convenience. The unusually large and light bathrooms, an attractive blend of marble and mirrors, combine practicality with sheer luxury. The enchanting atmosphere of the elegant winter restaurant Francais awaits the connoisseur with a superb selection of haute cuisine whose themes vary through the year. The delightful summer restaurant Le Pavillon is one of the most popular places in town with a unique atmosphere and a menu that enhances the Mediterranean ambiance. From the terrace and the adjoining park there is an enchanting view of Lake Zurich and the Alps. The Rive Gauche, a sparkling blend of chic restaurant and bar, offers Mediterranean grill room specialities for "fine casual dining." The Baur au Lac features an exclusive fitness centre on the top of the hotel with magnificent views over Lake Zurich and the Alps. A personal trainer or physiotherapy may be arranged. The beauty salon and hair-dresser Vanity offers a wide range of luxury cosmetic treatments.
Hotel Address:Location SummaryA mere stone's throw from the Paradeplatz, Zurich's bustling financial district, the Baur au Lac serenely commands a privileged position in its own landscaped park, between the lake and the small river Schanzengraben. Located just next to the world-famous Bahnhofstrasse and on the shores of Lake Zurich, the Baur au Lac is the ideal starting point for shopping in the various designer shops and jewelers or for a private boat trip on a yacht along Lake Zurichâs "gold coast."
- Baur au Lac
- Talstrasse 1
- Zurich , 8001
Rates include fruits upon arrival, free minibar and w-lan, entrance to business centre, fitness centre and exclusive night club Diagonal.
Banquets & Meetings
6 elegant banquet salons with daylight.
Fine Dining on Site
Restaurant Le Pavillon and Restaurant Rive Gauche are both on-site.
A splendid view across Lake Zurich rewards anyone who visits the new Baur au Lac fitness club and gets in shape for the next day's meeting or simply lives according to the motto "fit for fun." Personal Training is the latest service offered at the Baur au Lac. The cooperation between Exklusiv Training and the Baur au Lac only started recently but already become a success. Besides indoor training at the Fitness Club on the roof of the hotel, the staff of Exklusiv Training promotes outdoor training such as jogging through the old town of Zurich, biking on the hills, inline-skating, skiing or powerwalking at the lakeside.
High Speed Internet
Wireless high speed Internet access (for laptops and PDAs) is provided in every room.
Pets are allowed for an additional fee.
Available through the Concierge.
A golf course is approximately 5 km from the hotel.
Jogging & Running
Guests can jog along the shores of Lake Zurich.
Excellent shopping possibilities available next to the hotel.
- - Banquets & Meetings
- - Business Center
- - Meeting Space
- - Disabled Access
- - Executive Retreat
- - Fine Dining on Site
- - Fitness Center
- - High Speed Internet
- - Pets Allowed
- - Biking, Mountain
- - Golfing
- - Hiking
- - Horseback Riding
- - Ice Skating
- - Jogging & Running
- - Sailing
- - Shopping
- - Theatre & Museums
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