- Zurich - Capital: Zurich - Population: 1421895 - Area (km²): 1729 - Official language: German - As a metropolis on the waterfront, with the snow-capped Alps in the background, Zurich offers a unique combination of over 50 museums and over 100 galleries, international and local brands in the urban range, night life the most colorful and lively Switzerland, public baths on the lake and river in the heart of the city or a trip on the Uetliberg, nothing is missing.
Originally a farmhouse from 1772, Turbenthal Valley’s Guesthouse Hohmatt features beautifully restored rooms with original elements integrated into the decor. The Turbenthal Train Station is a 10 minute walk away.
All modern-style rooms at Guesthouse Hohmatt overlook the garden and contain down duvets and hard-wood floors. There is an iPod docking station, CD player and radio in each room. Private bathrooms come with a shower, hairdryer and free toiletries. During winter, rooms are heated by the wood-fired tiled stove.
A substantial buffet breakfast is served in the lounge. A selection of home-made bread, local cheeses and meats and fresh fruit and juice is provided. In good weather, breakfast is served under the old lime tree in front of the building. Coffee, a small selection of beverages and fresh fruit are available around the clock from the kitchen.
Guests have access to free private parking in front of the building and Wi-Fi available in the hotel rooms at a once-off fee. Bicycles can be securely parked in the entrance to the building.
A variety of restaurants are available within a 10-minute drive. Zurich Airport and Rapperswil are a 40-minute drive away.
Bed and breakfast: 2 rooms