Steigenberger Bellerive Au Lac Hotel  4 stars

Utoquai 47, Zurich, Switzerland, 8008  show mapSave
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Verified Reviews:

  • Staff were friendly - Definitely recommended - Room is not inviting
  • Bad mastress - Public areas are very comfortable
  • Attractive lobby - Room was very quiet - Near the old town
  • Professional service - Spotless rooms - No parking
  • Breakfast was great - Location is convenient - View of the lake


Just moments from the city center and steps to Lake Zürich, the four-star Steigenberger Hotel Bellerive au La welcomes its guests within close proximity to the city's hustle and bustle, leisure and business destinations as well.
Featuring a boutique-style of 1920s, the hotel is sophisticated and elegant, offering guests to make use of its impeccable services and amenities, including complimentary wireless access, Spa massage and fitness center.
There are 51 rooms in the venue, all come with air conditioning, private bathrooms and satellite TVs.
The hotel includes two restaurants, and one bar, where guests can enjoy world cuisines, various drinks and beverages in a relaxing setting.
Main Railway Station is located within 1.8km from the property.

Year renovated   2011.  Number of rooms   47.

City Center Zurich - 2000 ft
Airports Zurich-Kloten (ZRH) - 7.0 mi, Altenrhein (ACH) - 48.2 mi
Train Stations Zürich Stadelhofen - 1700 ft, Main Railway Station Zurich - 1.2 mi
Bus stop - 700 ft
Restaurants Lido Utoquai - 100 ft, Eden au Lac (cuisine: Swiss) - 200 ft


Guest rooms are tastefully-appointed, featuring private bathrooms, soundproofed systems, individually controlled air conditioners, work desks, internet access, TVs with pay per view movies and mini bars.

Dining options

A full breakfast is served at the hotel every day at a reasonable price.
Restaurant du Lac with a wonderful view across the Lake Zurich serves fine dishes in a warm environment with 70 seats.
Cesar´s Bistro is open daily and serves breakfast, brunch from a selection of healthy dishes.
Bellerive Lounge is an on site bar, offering refined wines and drinks every evening.

You can start your day with a buffet breakfast, which costs CHF 35 per person per night. 


Six separate meeting rooms are aimed at providing convenient base for up to 60 guests.
Business corner with audio/visual technologies is available as well.
Free wireless connection provided throughout the property.


The fitness center “Spa World Comfort” includes a sauna, solarium, massage services and a relaxation room.

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  • Parking (fee required)
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • Multilingual staff
  • Concierge desk
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Trouser Press

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Public hotel parking is possible at a location nearby and the rate is CHF 40 per day.

  • Spa & wellness center
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Shops/commercial Services
  • Wedding Services
  • Limousine service
  • Valet parking
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Ticket service
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
  • Conference facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
  • Wheel chair access
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Sauna
  • Fitness center
  • Exercise gym
  • Jacuzzi
  • Solarium
  • Sun terrace
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Beauty treatment
Room view
  • City view
  • Lake view
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Cribs available
  • Mini bar
  • Turndown service
  • Terrace
  • Mirror
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Grab bars in bathroom
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Cable TV
  • Pay TV
  • In-room computer
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • Internet access
  • TV
  • Direct dial telephone
Room decor
  • Soundproofed windows



from  2 pm


until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets are allowed on request.

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Guest rooms are tastefully-appointed, featuring private bathrooms, soundproofed systems, individually controlled air conditioners, work desks, internet access, TVs with pay per view movies and mini bars.

Standard Single Room
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Bed type: Double Bed or Double Or Twin Beds or Two Single Beds
Size: 325 sq. feet

Enjoy your stay in our 20-30 sqm Standard rooms.
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    Standard Double Room
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    Bed type: Double Bed or Double Or Twin Beds or Two Single Beds
    Size: 325 sq. feet

    Enjoy your stay in our 20-30 sqm Standard rooms.
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      Deluxe Single Room
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      Bed type: Double Bed or One Single Bed

      A comfortable stay in our 25-30 sqm Deluxe rooms.
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        Deluxe Double Room
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        Bed type: Double Bed or One Single Bed

        A comfortable stay in our 25-30 sqm Deluxe rooms.
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          Deluxe Junior Suite
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          Enjoy the classy atmosphere of our 51-sqm Deluxe Junior Suites.
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          Deluxe Suite
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          Our 105-sqm Deluxe Suite makes your travel dreams come true. Enjoy the view of Lake Zurich from the roof terrace.
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          Deluxe Room Queen Bed
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          Bed type: Double Bed or One Single Bed

          One queen bed. 1920s-style textiles and design furnishings. Balcony.

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            Steigenberger Bellerive Au Lac Hotel LocationWhat's nearby

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            • Underground stations
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            • Parks
            • Tourist attractions
            • Museums
            • Convention centers
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            What's nearby

            What's nearby.

            City center with its attractions is situated only 900m from the property.
            Zurich Opera House, showing classic and modern plays, is only three minutes by foot away.
            Seefeld district is an elegant district, full with restaurants and shopping, is only a few minutes away.
            Grossmunster is a Romanesque-style church in Zürich, located 1km from the property.
            Kunsthaus Zuric, the museum of fine arts, disposing over 4000 paintings and sculptures, is 1km as well.

            Tourist attractions
            • Lago - Das nautische Zentrum
              400 ft
            • Tonhalle Zürich
              2700 ft
            • Kunsthaus Zurich
              2700 ft
            • Grossmünster
              3000 ft
            • Fraumünster
              3000 ft
            • Paradeplatz
              3300 ft
            • Kino Metropol
              1.1 mi
            • arena filmcity im sihlcity
              1.2 mi
            • Zoo Zurich
              1.9 mi
            • Zürich-West
              2.2 mi
            Popular areas
            • City Center
              1700 ft
            Places of interest
            • Schipfe
              4000 ft
            • Urania Observatory
              4600 ft
            Train stations
            • Zürich Stadelhofen
              1400 ft
            • Main Railway Station Zurich
              1.1 mi
            Sport related
            • Letzigrund-Stadion
              2.1 mi
            Shopping areas
            • Niederdorf
              4000 ft
            • Bahnhofstrasse
              4000 ft
            Monuments and Landmarks
            • Rathaus Zurich
              3700 ft
            • Saint Peter Zurich
              3700 ft
            • Le Corbusier House
              2300 ft
            • Swiss National Museum
              1.1 mi
            • Lindenhof
              4300 ft
            Universities, Institutes
            • University/FIT-Zürich
              4300 ft
            • ETH Zurich
              5000 ft
            • Zurich Opera house
              700 ft
            Business areas
            • Swiss Exchange
              5000 ft

            Local Attractions

            • Medizinhistorisches Museum
              5100 ft
              Raemistrasse 69, Zurich
            • Old Town (Altstadt)
              1.1 mi
            • Haus Konstruktiv
              1.0 mi
              Selnaustrasse 25, Zurich
            • Swiss National Museum
              1.2 mi
              Museumstrasse 2, Zurich
            • Tram-Museum Zurich
              1.2 mi
              Forchstrasse 260, Zurich

            Near the hotel

            • Seebad Utoquai
              200 ft
              Utoquai 48, Zurich
            • Opera House
              900 ft
              Falkenstrasse 1, Zurich
            • Church of Our Lady (Fraumunster)
              2800 ft
              Fraumunsterstrasse, Zurich
            • Seebad Enge
              2800 ft
              Mythenquai 9, Zurich
            • Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
              3100 ft
              Heimplatz 1, Zurich
            • Great Church (Grossmunster)
              3200 ft
              Zwingliplatz, Zurich
            • Helmhaus
              3000 ft
              Limmatquai 31, Zurich

            Restaurants Nearby

            • Lido Utoquai

              62% likes this, based on 17 reviews

              100 ft
              Utoquai 49

              Phone: +41(0)44 2513755

            • Eden au Lac

              73% likes this, based on 45 reviews
              Cuisine: Swiss
              Price Range: USD 54 - USD 81

              200 ft
              45 Uto-quai

              Phone: 01 266 25 25

            • Bistro, Spitz Vreni

              88% likes this, based on 11 reviews

              400 ft
              Dufourstrasse 35

              Phone: 044 261 06 00‎

            • Frascati

              Cuisine: Italian
              Price Range: USD 30 - USD 38

              500 ft
              Bellrivestrasse 2

              Phone: 043 443 0606

            • Latino

              60% likes this, based on 34 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian
              Price Range: USD 5 - USD 9

              500 ft
              Seegartenstrasse 14

              Phone: 044 388 37 77

            Getting there.

            Zurich-Kloten Airport is 11km from the venue.
            By the city train, you can easily reach the hotel. Exit at the “Stadelhofen” station and take a taxi or have a small five-minute walk to the hotel.

            Getting around.

            Zürich Main Station is situated 1.8km from the hotel.
            Zürich Stadelhofen Station is 400m away.
            Private parking is located 150m away and is offered at a small charge.

            Steigenberger Bellerive Au Lac Hotel Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Steigenberger Bellerive Au Lac Hotel

            Average guest rating

            out of 10
            Based on 122 reviews

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            Individual guest reviews

            • Single

              Excellent location and friendly staff

              Fairly costly for facilities offered but hotels are expensive in general in Zurich in busy periods

              • Average rating
            • Older travelers

              Great location, near the city center and the old town, in front of the lake. Very attentive and helpful staff - they do everything to make your stay comfortable. Wifi internet available (I payed 25 Euros for 3 days).

              Poor and expensive breakfast (from 25 to 35 Euros per person); rooms need renovation (they have an 80´s look); beds are not king size (not acceptable for such an expensive hotel). The quality of the hotel is not compatible with the price paid.

              • Average rating
            • Single

              The location overlooking the lake, as well as being central to the old town. Comfortable bed and well insulated, quiet room

              • Average rating
            • Older travelers

              The staff were probably the most courteous and helpful staff I have had the pleasure to meet in the last ten years of extensive travelling. Really nothing was too much trouble and they were full of useful advice as the weekend took place over a National holiday. The room was very nice and quiet and we had a lovely view over the Lake, which was so relaxing.

              • Average rating
            • Couple

              The staff were so very friendly and spoke perfect English and were always happy to explain certain customs so we would better understand how to get around the city. They gave great instructions for getting around the old town of Zurich and it is truly a beautiful historical city. We loved the churches (and the church bells) the lake front, the river cruise and Cafe Felix (best hot fudge sundae ever). The shops and restaurants in the old quarter were quaint and friendly too.

              Everything was perfect but we did forget to put our Do not disturb sign up one afternoon and the housekeeper walked in on us . . . sleeping (thank goodness :-)! No harm done and she was truly apologetic.

              • Average rating
            • Single

              Location, on the lake and close to the business area and old town

              This time I was unlucky to receive a room which could use a refit and which had a view over the courtyard i/o lake. Not worth the money and next time I will consider to stay here only if they give me a better room

              • Average rating
            • Group of friends

              Nice rooms arrangment and nice restaurant.

              Pay tv ?! all tv channels should be open

              • Average rating
            • Family with children

              friendly staff

              breakfast way to expensive, should be included. No hand soaps in the rooms even after asking for it.

              • Average rating
            • Single

              Spa is nice. View of the Lake in Zurich is excellent. The location is good - though off the main area - only a short walk. Though we did not have breakfast this time - the last time it was superb at the hotel.

              The room was much smaller than the last time we stayed there. In addition, the last time we had wonderful Viener Workshtadt style furniture. This time the furniture was not as nice and was more akin to older hotel furniture.

              • Average rating
            • Group of friends

              We stayed in lake view room - view was wonderful. The areas is very quite and beautiful. Straff is friendly.

              rooms are not very newly funished.

              • Average rating
            • Couple

              Amazing hotel, staff and location. We liked it

              The breakfast was poor and AC was not cold enough

              • Average rating
            • Single

              Location was great and especially the view on the lake

              Price could be more affordable

              • Average rating
            • Older travelers

              Excellent value for money and perfect location! The lake-facing room was very comfortable with a beautiful view and we liked the layout of the bathroom, separate wc and plenty of hanging/drawer space. Our room had minimalist glass-tiled furniture and wooden flooring. Double bed with 2 duvets in typical Swiss style. Reception staff were very helpful, in particular the Reservations Manager Alexander Gibb. Modern but very small reception/lobby area that was mostly deserted.The bar and the dining room looked very welcoming. Lovely sauna (heated on request) with small rest area. Steigenberger Hotels are of a consistently high standard. Would stay here again if room rate as attractive.

              A hotel of this calibre should offer free wifi.

              • Average rating
            • Group of friends

              intelligent room design; very practical. Enough possibilities fro your (elec) plugs, space enough... again very practical.

              old fashioned; lot of older people / directly to the road (noise)

              • Average rating
            • Single

              I found the staff to be very helpful. The hotel was ideal for a business trip

              The restaurant menu was a little over adventurous for the clientele. More standard fare would have been appropriate.

              • Average rating
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