Lake Zurich: Suggestions for Hotels and Restaurants on the Lakeshore

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Lago Zurique: Sugestões de Hotéis e Restaurantes nas Margens do Lago

Lake Zurich is the sixth largest Swiss lake by area and is located in the cantons of Zurich, St. Gallen and Schwyz.

On the shores of the lake there are areas for bathers, in addition to excellent options for hotels and restaurants.

Hotel Suggestions Near the Shores of Lake Zurich

1. La Réserve Eden au Lac Zurich

La Réserve Eden au Lac Zurich©La Réserve Eden au Lac Zurich

La Réserve Eden au Lac Zurich is a traditional hotel built in 1909 located on the shores of the lake in the city of Zurich.

The rooms are elegantly decorated and equipped with a TV, work desk, coffee maker and minibar.

The hotel has a restaurant and a bar.

Utoquai 45, 8008 Zurich, Switzerland

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2. AMERON Zürich Bellerive au Lac

AMERON Zürich Bellerive au Lac©AMERON Zürich Bellerive au Lac

The AMERON Zürich Bellerive au Lac is a hotel with modern and elegant facilities located close to the shores of the lake.

All rooms are equipped with a TV, work desk, coffee maker and minibar.

The hotel has a gym.

Utoquai 47, 8008 Zurich, Switzerland

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3. Romantik Seehotel Sonne

Romantik Seehotel Sonne©Romantik Seehotel Sonne

The Romantik Seehotel Sonne is located in Küsnacht, 20 minutes by public transport from the city center of Zurich, and offers excellent value for money.

The rooms have a TV, work desk, and minibar.

The hotel has a private beach with access to the lake.

Seestrasse 120, 8700 Küsnacht, Switzerland

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4. Hotel Alex Lake Zürich

Hotel Alex Lake Zürich©Hotel Alex Lake Zürich

The Hotel Alex Lake Zürich is a modern hotel located on the shores of the lake in Thalwil, 20 minutes by public transport from the center of Zurich.

The rooms are decorated in light tones and are equipped with a TV, work desk, coffee maker and minibar.

The hotel has a spa and gym.

Seestrasse 182, 8800 Thalwil, Switzerland

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5. Landgasthof Halbinsel Au

Landgasthof Halbinsel Au©Landgasthof Halbinsel Au

Landgasthof Halbinsel Au is a hotel surrounded by vineyards located close to the lake shores and 40 minutes by public transport from the city of Zurich.

The cozy rooms are equipped with a TV, work desk and kettle.

Austrasse 59, 8804 Au ZH, Switzerland

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6. Seedamm Plaza

Seedamm Plaza©Seedamm Plaza

The Seedamm Plaza is a hotel offering comfortable accommodation just a short distance from the lake shores and 50 minutes from the center of Zurich.

All rooms are equipped with a TV, work desk, and minibar.

The hotel has a spa.

Seedammstrasse 3, 8808 Pfäffikon, Switzerland

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7. Hotel•Restaurant•Bar Schiff

Hotel•Restaurant•Bar Schiff©Hotel•Restaurant•Bar Schiff

The Hotel•Restaurant•Bar Schiff is located in the Canton of Schwyz near the border with the Canton of Zurich and 48 km from the Zurich Airport.

The rooms have a TV and a work desk.

The hotel has a bar and a garden with outside tables overlooking the lake.

Unterdorfstrasse 21, 8808 Freienbach, Switzerland

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8. Marina Lachen

Marina Lachen©Marina Lachen

The Marina Lachen is located on the south of Lake Zurich in Lachen.

Rooms are equipped with a TV, work desk and coffee maker.

The hotel has a lounge bar on the shores of the lake.

Hafenstrasse 4, 8853 Lachen, Switzerland

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9. Strandhotel Schmerikon

Strandhotel Schmerikon©Strandhotel Schmerikon

Strandhotel Schmerikon is a hotel with charming accommodation located in the Canton of St. Gallen 50 km from Zurich Airport.

All rooms have TV and minibar. Some rooms have a terrace overlooking the lake.

Aabachstrasse 8, 8716 Schmerikon, Switzerland

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10. Hotel Hirschen am See

Hotel Hirschen am See©Hotel Hirschen am See

The Hotel Hirschen am See is a cheaper hotel option located close to the shores of the lake and 40 minutes by public transport from the center of Zurich.

The rooms are comfortable and have a flat-screen TV.

Seestrasse 856, 8706 Obermeilen, Switzerland

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Restaurant Suggestions Near the Shore of Lake Zurich

Pumpstation – restaurant serving Swiss cuisine overlooking the lake. Utoquai 10, 8008 Zürich, Switzerland. Site: www.pumpstation.ch. Price: $$.

Restaurant Kiosk – restaurant located 10 minutes from China Garden Zurich and serves a variety of dishes and drinks. Seefeldquai 51, 8008 Zürich, Switzerland. Site: www.restaurant-kiosk.ch. Price: $$.

Samigo Amusement – lakeside restaurant serving snacks, hamburgers, pizzas, salads and various drinks. Mythenquai 59, 8002 Zürich, Switzerland. Price: $$.

Fischerstube Zürihorn – charming restaurant serving fish and fondue on the shores of the lake. Bellerivestrasse 160, 8008 Zürich, Switzerland. Site: www.fischerstube-zuerich.ch. Price: $$.

Wöschi – modern and elegant restaurant on the shores of the lake that serves fish, meat, salads. Seestrasse 457, 8038 Zürich, Switzerland. Site: www.woeschi.ch. Price: $$$.

Mönchhof am See – restaurant serving salads, grills and Masskrug beer located in Kilchberg. Seestrasse 33, 8802 Kilchberg, Switzerland. Site: www.moenchhof-am-see.ch. Price: $$.

Chez Fritz – elegant restaurant located next to the Lindt Home of Chocolate museum serving Mediterranean and international cuisine. Seestrasse 195b, 8802 Kilchberg, Switzerland. Site: chezfritz.dinning.ch. Price: $$.

Portofino – restaurant serving Italian cuisine on the shores of the lake in Thalwil. Seestrasse 100, 8800 Thalwil, Switzerland. Site: www.portofino-am-see.ch. Price: $$.

Seerestaurant L’O Horgen – newly renovated naval-style restaurant with an outdoor terrace incorporating Lake Zürich on all sides, serving a choice of hot and cold starters, grills, beers and wines.. Bahnhofstrasse 29, 8810 Horgen, Switzerland. Site: www.lo-horgen.ch. Price: $$$.

Cities and Towns Located on the Shore of Lake Zurich

  • Zurich
  • Küsnacht
  • Zollikon
  • Kilchberg
  • Thalwil
  • Oberrieden
  • Richterswil
  • Freienbach
  • Altendorf
  • Au ZH
  • Lachen
  • Schmerikon
  • Bollingen
  • Wädenswil
  • Stäfa
  • Männedorf
  • Meilen
  • Obermeilen
  • Uetikon

Featured Photo by Henrique Ferreira

Lake Zurich Map

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