• City view
  • Pet friendly
  • Free WiFi
  • Bathtub
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Key card access
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe

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The completely renovated Sorell Hotel Rütli is located in the heart of Zurich's old town, next to the funiculars and the ETH Zurich university. All rooms are equipped with an air cooling system and feature a flat-screen TV. Via the TVs in every room you can also surf the web, watch the newest films and listen to the radio. A wide selection of drinks can be enjoyed in the Sorell Hotel Rütli's stylish bar. Lots of restaurants can be found in the surroundings of this B&B hotel. The Sorell Hotel Rütli has excellent public transport connections and there are also 2 multi-story car parks nearby. Several tram lines go directly to the main railway station. Many of the city's sights and attractions are within walking distance, including Lake Zurich and its promenade, the opera house, theaters and museums.

This is our guests' favorite part of Zurich, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Sorell Hotel Rütli has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 8, 2010
Hotel chain/brand:
Sorell Hotels

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Zurich, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.4

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, American

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Room Type
1 twin bed
2 twin beds
1 king bed
2 twin beds
1 sofa bed
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Guests must meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination, a recent valid negative coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of coronavirus recovery.
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Guest reviews


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  • Jose
    Location was close to restaurants and train station. Breakfast was healthy and had plenty of choices. Staff was very helpful.
  • L
    -Walkability Just few minutes from HB Zurich. Trams stop is practically at the Hotel street. Public transport to go everywhere is just on the corner. The iconic Polybahn entrance is also around the corner next to Starbucks -Rooms Spacious enough...
  • Jennifer
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Location is great. Room has spare umbrellas and backpacks for your use, which came in very handy with all the rain. The breakfast was outstanding. One room had a nice shower, the other room had a very high tub, my mum could not get in to take a...
  • Gulsah
    Hotel is located in the heart of the old city. You don’t need to use public transportation, everywhere is accessible by walking. Breakfast is also fine; you can prefer to add breakfast or not, it is up to you.
  • Steven
    The staff were highly professional and helpful, the location was walking distance from the main railway station, and the breakfast was very nıce. A recommendable hotel in Zurich.
  • Xinshen
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The hotel has a few rooms with two twin beds separated. It will be better in the future for the hotel to have more separate twin-bed rooms, as many of my friends prefer to have two separate beds even for a couple, as for old people, separate beds...
  • Janet
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Near by the train station only 5 minutes walk. Room is spacious as described on their website. Breakfast is adequate has cheese and eggs but not as grand like others having salad, bacons and cold cuts.
  • Kiri
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Great location, generally comfortable and quiet room, well appointed. The provision of a yoga mat was a welcome bonus after several days hiking in the mountains.
  • Sandy
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Location was great, everything was immaculate, very welcoming and helpful staff.
  • Sunil
    Located close to the railway station. The front desk staff and housekeeping staff were very helpful. Rooms were clean and hygienic. The breakfast layout was good.

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  • Hi there. Is there any chance of an earlier check in time?

    Thank you for your kind message. We are very pleased that you have chosen the Sorell Hotel Rütli for your stay in Zurich. We've noted that you will ..
    Answered on 22 January 2020
  • Hi. do u provide crib for infants less than 2 years old? cost?

    Yes we provide baby cots for free on request.
    Answered on 21 October 2021
  • Do you have kettle in the room

    Yes we have nespresso coffee machines and also kettles in the room.
    Answered on 21 November 2021
  • How far is the nearest train station ? How far from the airport ? Walkable local attractions ? Old town

    Zurich HB (main train station) is approx. 500m from the hotel, walking distance 7 minutes. The hotel is just a few minutes from Zurich's primary shopp..
    Answered on 30 August 2022
  • Hi, I'm planning to book 13 days do you provide a buffet breakfast? do you provide free hot and cold drinks? what type of free activities do you have?

    Certainly our buffet breakfast include free drinks like different jus, milk or different coffee types
    Answered on 2 May 2022
  • Hi. Does your Standard Twin room and Superior King room comes with a twin bed & sofa bed? Can accommodate 2 adults + 2 kids?

    Yes some rooms have sofa bed for 2 kids. Of course just on request or if you book it as family room.
    Answered on 18 September 2022
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Amenities of Sorell Hotel Rütli
Great facilities! Review score, 8.2

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Elevator
  • Heating
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Extra long beds (> 6.5 ft)
  • City view
  • View
  • Terrace
  • High chair
  • Coffee machine
  • Cleaning products
  • Electric kettle
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Bicycle rental
  • Bike tours
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Public transit tickets
    Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Pet bowls
  • Grocery deliveries
    Additional charge
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Wake-up service
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Croatian
  • Italian
  • Serbian
  • Filipino

House rules

Sorell Hotel Rütli takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM


Until 12:00 PM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request
3 - 11 years
Extra bed upon request
CHF 50 per child, per night
12 - 16 years
Extra bed upon request
CHF 70 per child, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.


When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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The fine print

When booking 5 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Guests must meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination, a recent valid negative coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of coronavirus recovery.

FAQs about Sorell Hotel Rütli

  • Guests staying at Sorell Hotel Rütli can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • American

  • Check-in at Sorell Hotel Rütli is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Sorell Hotel Rütli offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Walking tours
    • Bicycle rental
    • Bike tours

  • Room options at Sorell Hotel Rütli include:

    • Single
    • Double
    • Twin
    • Family

  • The prices at Sorell Hotel Rütli may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Sorell Hotel Rütli is 0.7 miles from the center of Zurich. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.