Widder Zurich Hotel
Whether visiting Zurich on business or pleasure, there is a range of accommodation to choose from, and in Hotel Widder Zurich has a unique, deluxe place to stay. Combining an inventive design with the total professionalism for which the Swiss hotel industry is famous for, the Widder Hotel makes an excellent choice when visiting Zurich.
The Widder Hotel fuses together historical architecture with modern design, making it one of the most intriguing buildings in Zurich.
In fact, the hotel actually consists of nine traditional townhouses which have been merged together, a process which took four years under the supervision of the Swiss architect Tilla Theus.
If this was not a big enough project in itself, the interior was given even greater attention to detail, to the extent that each of the 42 guest rooms, 7 suites, banqueting room, meeting rooms, bar and restaurant is individually furnished and decorated.
Due to the fact that each room is different, guests at Hotel Widder, Zurich, will always feel that they have been given the best one! From ornately carved woodwork to metal catwalks, and glass lifts to baroque designs, this magnificent hotel appeals to anyone that prefers tasteful art and design over sterile chain hotels.
It is also said, that most of the major modern furniture designers are represented in one form or another throughout the hotel.
As one might expect with a hotel of this quality, the restaurant is also something special, and it has been awarded 15 Gault Milau points for its cuisine, which has an emphasis on taste and elegance.
The specialities menu features both original dishes as well as popular internationally influenced foods, and the lunch menu features three dishes that change daily. Vegetarians are also well catered for, and the restaurant serves some of the best vegetarian fare in the city. There is an extensive wine cellar that fully compliments the menu, which features wines from both the region, and from around the world.
One of the most interesting features of the Widder, Zurich, is the Widder Bar which features jazz music in Zurich's coolest setting.
Zurich has long had an association with jazz, and musicians from all over the world frequented the bar before it was part of the hotel. Now, refurbished, it still features live acts, and is a popular place to meet for both locals and visitors to the city alike.
The Widder Hotel also features other facilities and amenities that help to keep it a cut above the rest. Its high speed internet access will please business users and casual surfers alike, and each room has a state of the art music system. Some of the rooms, such as the Penthouse Suite also have a private rooftop terrace which affords amazing views out over the city.
Other facilities include a state of the art mini-gym, a library, and perhaps quite intriguingly, a small butchers museum!
Offering unparalleled service with professional, friendly staff, and the most stylish surroundings in the area, Hotel Widder Zurich, will provide a memorable stay in Switzerlands biggest city.
Widder Zurich Hotel