Lodging in Küsnacht:
Gasthof Ochsen lies in the heart of the village and is yet only a few minutes' walk to the lake. In winter, as you enjoy a hearty Swiss-German meal, you will be charmed by the warmth of the wooden appointments and the traditional tile heating oven. In summer, dining is also available in the delightful little garden outside.
The Sonne is one of the most charming places to stay on this side of Lake Zurich, the Gold Coast. Located directly on the lake, the Sonne has welcomed their guests for 350 years with elegance, tradition and personalized service.
Lodging in Zurich:
The Florhof has a long history, dating back to 1576. Situated on a very quiet street, it is directly adjacent to the historical Old Town of Zurich. The enchanted garden courtyard houses an ancient fig tree and an 18th century fountain, both beckoning the pilgrim to rest and reflection. A veritable oasis in the heart of Zurich.
In this charming and welcoming hotel/pension you will be just across the street from the historical district of Zurich. A short walk through the Old Town brings you to the beautiful promenade of Lake Zurich.
Lovely, historical place in the center of the Old Town.
Welcoming and modern accommodations, not in the middle of the Old Town but just across the street.
More modern accommodations, not in the middle of the Old Town but just across the street.
The Justinus-Haus in Zürich enjoys an exceptional location on the heights of the city and offers a wonderful view.
39 completely renovated, modern, easy going and urban rooms located on 6 floors with comfortable and compact bathrooms with showers.
Located in the centre of Zürich, Casa Heinrich Guesthouse enjoys a quiet location in one of the city's side streets. It offers modern rooms with kitchenette, flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi.
Restaurants in Küsnacht:
These are only a handful of the many delightful and quality restaurants you can enjoy, many of the smaller ones of course without websites.
Restaurants in Zurich:
Excellent restaurants of all kinds abound in Zurich. Here are only a very small handful of hidden jewels, including an all-organic, partially vegetarian restaurant.
Mere Catherine (Mediterranean cuisine)
very near Grossmünster Cathedral
Restaurant Schlauch (all organic - or nearly)
hidden and secluded, but right in the middle of the Old Town
Sites for local tourism offices (look in upper right corner of sites for possible English page or translation):
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