If you are planning a stay in Switzerland, a trip to Zurich is a must. This multifaceted city in Switzerland is not only located in the heart of Europe and is an important economic, cultural and social centre of Switzerland, but also has a lot to offer. Discover the numerous sights of the city during your family holiday or business trip to the financial centre of Switzerland. And look forward to an unforgettable stay in one of the fantastic hotels in the centre of Zurich.
Your holiday in Switzerland
Would you like to get to know the canton of Zurich for a week or just a few days? Whether staying with family, friends or as a couple, our teams at B&B HOTELS will be happy to provide you with tips and information information to help you discover this fascinating area as you please during your trip to Zurich.
Spending 2 or 3 days in Zurich
Enjoy the charming old town with its many sights, the stunning Kunsthaus and the breathtaking opera house. Explore the trendy shopping mile "Bahnhofstrasse" not far from Altstetten station. Shop for exclusive goods in the most expensive boutiques in Switzerland. Or relax by the beautiful Lake Zurich.
Opera performances, ballet, theatre premieres, shows, musicals, art exhibitions in over 50 museums and 100 galleries offer highlights and entertainment. As the Bahnhofstrasse, the Limmatquai invite you to shop. And the more than 1700 restaurants in Zurich and the many worthwhile bars will not only serve dishes from Zurich and Swiss cuisine. Exotic specialities also make dining dreams come true. It's a culinary adventure awaiting you in the Swiss metropolis. In addition, you will be spoilt for choices in the evenings. Whether outdoors or indoors, everything is possible in Zurich's nightlife.
Visit to Zurich old Town
More than the world financial centre, Zurich is also a beautiful place to visit for weekends. Our B&B HOTELS offers rooms at the lowest rates compared to the average, to enjoy a leisure trip.
To get a better sense of this historic Swiss city, take a stroll through the old part of the city and its many buildings featuring a unique architecture. To get you started, discover a haven of peace in the heart of the city at the Grossmünster church, or also visit the Fraumünster church. The elegant 1st district includes the Altstadt, with traditional restaurants and lounge bars along its cobbled streets.
On the west side, you can also visit the Fraumünster church, an emblematic with its stained-glass windows signed Chagall and Giacometti. The small streets of the old town are lined with houses and buildings representing an architectural period that marked the city of Zurich. Lindenhof Park offers a popular promenade over the Limmat.
An evening at the Zurich Opera House
If you would like to enjoy a musical evening during your stay in Switzerland, the Zurich Opera House is a particularly good tip. Opened in 1891, the Zurich Opera House is the smallest of the large international opera houses with 1100 seats, but it is still worth a visit. After all, not only popular plays, children's operas and ballets are performed here, but also famous singers and regular world premieres characterise the varied programme.
The museums of Zurich
Are you in Zurich on a business trip or do you have some time during a stopover with Swiss Airlines at Zurich Airport? Then take the opportunity to explore the romantic Swiss city in person! The city offers numerous, easily and accessible sights.
For example, use your stopover to visit the numerous museums: The Swiss National Museum presents the history and culture of the country. Also discover the Kunsthaus Zürich with its art collections from the 15th century to the present day or the Museum Rietberg with its art exhibitions. For hard-core art fans, the Museum of Design and Creation Zurich, the Musée Visionnaire or the Museum Haus Konstruktiv are highly recommended.