Perched on a hilltop high above Zurich in Switzerland, this prominent landmark hotel offers breathtaking views of the city, lake and the Alps. The Dolder Grand is a fairy tale-like castle where historic charm combines with modern sophistication. One of the highlights at this luxury hotel is the magnificent collection of art, which features pieces by Andy Warhol, Henry Moore and Salvador Dali.
Offering impeccable service and superb facilities including a 4,000–square-metre, state-of-the-art spa housed in one of the new wings designed by Lord Norman Foster, this city resort will appeal to those seeking a relaxing and exclusive year-round escape.
The Dolder Grand features 173 luxurious rooms and suites, elegantly decorated with stylish furnishings, king-size beds and all modern amenities. Rooms in the main building offer an eclectic mix of traditional and contemporary style while modern rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows can be found in the new wings. Most come with balconies. For those looking to indulge, there are a series of Top Suites, including the magnificent and unconventional-looking Suite 100.
The hotel offers an array of unique culinary experiences including “The Restaurant” headed by innovative chef Heiko Nieder, which has two Michelin stars and serves up fresh gourmet cuisine in stylish surroundings. The Amuse-Bouche Menu is not to be missed.
The Dolder Grand is superbly located for explore Zurich and the surrounding region. In spring and summer, guests have complimentary use of the hotel’s Mercedes-Benz E-Class convertibles to go wherever they please. Activities include walking, mountain-biking, playing golf or simply lazing by the outdoor pool. For those wanting some pampering there is an impressive spa. In winter, there’s an open-air ice-skating rink to play on and the nearest ski resorts are only an hour’s drive away.
The Dolder Grand is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.
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Dolder Grand Zurich Information
- Location & Getting There
Perched on a hilltop high above Zurich in Switzerland, the hotel is a 20-minute drive from Zurich Airport.
The Dolder Grand features 173 luxurious rooms and suites. Single and Double rooms offer views of the courtyard, the lake or the Alps, with the Double Deluxe room comprising of a balcony as well. Junior suites are equipped with a spacious sitting area and a balcony from which guests can enjoy panoramic views across the city of Zurich. Suites Superior come with separate living rooms on top of the lake-view balconies. Top suites are available for guests looking for extravagance. These include the Suite 100, Masina, Carezza and Maestro, which feature exclusive amenities such as a library or pool table.
- Swimming pool
- Tennis courts
- Garden salon
- Boutique shop
- Dining: 2 restaurants, 1 bar
The hotel's superb location makes it easy for guests to explore Zurich and the surrounding region. In spring and summer, guests have complimentary use of the hotel’s Mercedes-Benz E-Class convertibles to go wherever they please. Activities include walking, mountain-biking, playing golf or simply lazing by the outdoor pool. In winter, there’s an open-air ice-skating rink and the nearest ski resorts are only an hour’s drive away.
Children must be at least 12 years of age.