Renowned 4-star hotel in the heart of Zurich

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The 4-star Hotel Krone in Zurich Unterstrass is a modern city and business hotel with tradition. Top quality, sustainability, outstanding service and hospitality are our core values. Our city hotel was founded in 1720 and has been one of Zurich’s most renowned places to stay ever since. Fully renovated and equipped with the very latest services, the hotel offers all the amenities that the discerning guest who wants only the best would require.

Ideally located in a fashionable part of the city, our hotel is just a few minutes away from Zurich’s main railway station, the conference centre, the Hallenstadion multi-purpose facility, the Zurich exhibition grounds, the university and the ETH Swiss Federal Institute of Technology. The ‘Kronenstrasse’ tram stop is just in front of our door. The journey to and from Zurich Airport takes just 20 minutes. Zurich’s sights, such as the historic town centre, the Grossmünster (Great Minister), the Bahnhofstrasse main street and Lake Zurich, are just a comfortable five or ten minutes away.

Our rooms range from the cosy and comfortable through to the top-quality and luxurious. The excellent restaurant, meeting facilities and banquet rooms make the Hotel Krone the ideal place for your next visit to the city. It is the perfect place for an overnight stay after a visit to the Zurich trade fair or for your business event.


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The Chinese Garden

Garden near Hotel Krone Unterstrass

The Chinese Garden is located right beside the lake at the Zürichhorn and was a gift from Kunming, Zurich’s twinned town in China. At the centre is a pond with a small island, pavilions and even a small palace on the banks. It is classed as a temple garden and is one of the highest-ranking gardens outside of China.      

Theater 11

Theater 11 near Hotel Krone Unterstrass

Theater 11 thrills its audiences with a wide-ranging programme covering musicals, comedy and dance. Many renowned Swiss and international productions stop off here on their tours.                                       

The Hallenstadion

Hallenstadion near Hotel Krone Unterstrass

Suitable for large events as well as for small meetings and seminars. The Forum part of the arena has capacity for between 600 and 3,000 people. Naturally, the entire hall, covering an area of 3,900 m2, can be used for large-scale events. The Hallenstadion Conference Centre has function rooms ranging in size from 50 m2 to 700 m2 and can therefore cater for events of all kinds.                              

Miller’s Studio

Miller´s Studio near Hotel Krone Unterstrass

Miller’s Studio, a renowned cabaret theatre housed in the historic Tiefenbrunnen Mill in Zurich, offers a varied programme of satire, literary artistry and music.                             

Cabaret Voltaire

Cabaret Voltaire near Hotel Krone Unterstrass

Dadaism - a movement best described as a mixture of art and the absurd - was founded in the midst of the old town. Cabaret Voltaire lies at the heart of it all.                            

FIFA Museum

FIFA museum near Hotel Krone Unterstrass

The brand new FIFA World Football Museum is an interactive experience for people of all ages and is guaranteed to set the pulse of all football fans racing.

Museum für Gestaltung - Design Museum

Museum near Hotel Krone Unterstrass

Design, visual communication and architecture: these are the principal themes of this leading design museum. Temporary exhibitions raise awareness of the presence of design in our everyday lives. The museum also organises workshops, concerts and exhibition lectures.  


Hotel Krone Unterstrass

Regular exhibitions take place in the charming columned galleries of the Stadthaus. The focus is on socio-political issues, often with links to Zurich and the region. Issues of relevance to inhabitants of the region and country are highlighted in particular.

The Niederdorf Quarter

The Niederdorf Quarter near Hotel Krone Unterstrass Zurich

The Niederdorf Quarter is part of Zurich’s old historic centre. Locals affectionately refer to it as ‘Dörfli’, or little village, and often mean the entire district of Niederdorf and Oberdorf extending to Bellevue. Like the Limmatquai road that runs parallel to it, the Niederdorf is closed to vehicles. During the day, the many shops tucked away in the alleyways of this pedestrian zone are a temptation inviting you to come shopping. Come the evening, Niederdorf is transformed into an entertainment district whose bars and pubs are filled with a colourful mix of visitors of all kinds. At the end of August there is the popular ‘Dörflifäscht’, or village festival, featuring DJs, market stalls, tasty treats to eat, shows and attractions.


Bahnhofstrasse near Hotel Krone Unterstrass Zurich

The world-renowned shopping boulevard was created after the construction of Zurich’s main railway station. At the point where city moats once were 150 years ago, nowadays it connects Lake Zurich with the main railway station, extending for a distance of 1.4 km. You will find numerous boutiques, department stores and watchmakers here and also the Paradeplatz – the Swiss banking centre. Bahnhofstrasse is popular with locals and visitors alike and is well worth a visit. You can take a relaxing stroll along the lake front in the summer or, come winter-time, enjoy the mulled wine or hot chocolate on offer at practically every street corner. From the Bahnhofstrasse, the Rennweg and the Augustinergasse will lead you to the picturesque historic centre of the city.

Grossmünster (Great Minster)

Grossmünster (Great Minster) near Hotel Krone Unterstrass Zurich

The Grossmünster is an iconic Zurich landmark. Legend has it that the church was built over the graves of the city's patron saints, Felix and Regula.


Kunsthaus near Hotel Krone Unterstrass Zurich

The Kunsthaus Zurich is an art museum and a visit to it is a must for all art lovers. It has one of the most important collections of modern art in Zurich and also stages various temporary exhibitions.

Lake Zurich cruises

Lake Zurich cruises near Hotel Krone Unterstrass Zurich

No visit to Zurich would be complete without a relaxing boat cruise on Lake Zurich. Here you have the chance to see the city and its surroundings from a different perspective.                                                     

West Zurich: from industrial district to trendy quarter

West Zurich near Hotel Krone Unterstrass Zurich

West Zurich is a district full of contrasts boasting an unpolished charm. This was once an industrial district specialising in mechanical engineering and shipbuilding. Today, art, design, food, culture, shopping and architecture are the centre of attention. The factories have gone, leaving vast expanses of space now ready for creative minds to get to work.

Zurich Opera House

Zurich Opera House near Hotel Krone Unterstrass Zurich

The Zurich Opera House is one of the best in the world. In 2014 it received the Opera Company of the Year award at the International Opera Awards. Two hundred and fifty performances take place here every year. The international stars appearing here include Cecilia Bartoli, Diana Damrau, Joyce DiDonato, Anna Netrebko, Emily Magee, Nina Stemme, Stephen Gould, René Pape, Matti Salminen and Klaus Florian Vogt, as well as leading conductors such as Marco Armiliato, Fabio Luisi, Carlo Rizzi and many others.                     


Uetliberg near Hotel Krone Unterstrass Zurich

Uetliberg is Zurich's mountain. From Uetliberg you can enjoy beautiful views of the city and the lake and catch a glimpse of the Alps.


Lindenhof near Hotel Krone Unterstrass Zurich

Lindenhof hill has witnessed many historic and historical events. In the 4th century a Roman fort stood on Lindenhof. In the 9th century the grandson of Charlemagne built a royal palace as a place of residence on the very same site. This area continued to be a gathering place for Zurich’s inhabitants right up to the beginning of the modern era. For example, the oath sealing the Helvetic Constitution was taken on Lindenhof in 1798.


Zurich Zoo near Hotel Krone Unterstrass Zurich

At Zurich Zoo you can see snow leopards in a rocky Himalayan environment, spectacled bears climbing in their mountainous cloud forest and primeval giant tortoises looking for food in the Masoala rain forest. It is a fragrant tropical oasis, a piece of Madagascar covering 11,000 square metres with a tree-top walk where you can discover flying foxes and butterflies.                                                    

Swiss National Museum

Swiss National Museum near Hotel Krone Unterstrass Zurich

More than one hundred years old, the museum building resembles a fairy-tale castle. Behind its imposing walls the past comes to life. How did previous generations live, think and feel? The material heritage they left behind – handicrafts and mundane everyday objects – provides us with the answers, from prehistoric times to the present.

Museum Rietberg

Museum Rietberg near Hotel Krone Unterstrass Zurich

The Museum Rietberg takes visitors on a journey around the world. The treasures waiting to be discovered here range from the enchanting sculptures of Africa to Buddhist art from Asia and cult objects from the South Seas and America.

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Hotel Krone Unterstrass

Hotel Krone Unterstrass

Hotel Krone Unterstrass facade

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CH-8006 Zürich

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