Popular Lettings in Zurich
Highlights in Zurich
- Lake Zurich
- Grossmünster Cathedral
- "Kunsthaus" Fine Arts Museum
Most popular in Zurich
Prices and availability
Holiday rentals and lettings in Zurich
An old city with a resolutely modern character, Zurich has a lot to offer: swimming in the lake, mountain escapades, a leading art museum, shopping, etc. It is a popular destination for a growing number of tourists, just over an hour from Paris! Unique holiday rentals are available in the centre of the old town but also on the shores of the lake: when do you leave?Luxury rentals in an exceptional city
On the shores of Lake Zurich or in the old town, luxury rentals are available for an unforgettable stay. Whether in modern design or traditional old stone, Zurich offers an interesting number of holiday rentals with all the comforts of a large international city: neat interior, stylish furniture, fully equipped kitchen, large screen TV, etc. Without a doubt, Zurich is a top-of-the-range destination.
Holidays in Zurich
Location and orientation
Located on Lake Zurich (Zurichsee, in German), Zurich has always been a favourite holiday destination for the local bourgeoisie, not least because of its beautiful panorama, historic centre and exceptionally mild climate. With a small city centre, Zurich is easy to visit on foot. It is recommended to take your time to visit Lindenhof, a charming district that takes its name from a square surrounded by lime trees. Then, let's go to the medieval streets of Schipfe and their old houses with their characteristic facades! The largely pedestrian district of Niederdorf offers many shops, bars and restaurants, lively day and night. It is also home to Grossmünster Cathedral, a major site of the Protestant reformZurich, a city at the gateway to nature
The lake is bordered by superb walks, especially in summer, from Quaibrücke. You can also swim there, especially in the baths of the Utoquai, with their distinctive style. For those who prefer rivers, several swimming pools are available along the Limmat River, right in the city centre! Want to climb up? All you have to do is take the train to Uetliberg, from the main station via line 10. This mountain, which rises to almost 1000 metres, and which can be reached in about thirty minutes, overlooks the city and the lake. Beautiful views guaranteed, and the possibility of hiking to the summits!
Travellers and Activities
With its rich sporting and cultural activities, abundant shopping, Zurich is a destination of choice for couples! The mythical Banhofstrasse and its international luxury boutiques will satisfy lovers of the big brands! Lindenhof is famous for its antique dealers while Niederdorf is home to the city's most fashionable shops. It is also a good idea to take a leisurely stroll along the shores of Lake Zurich or relax in the Thermalbad thermal baths, located in a former brewery. The view of the city is exceptional in the evening, from the swimming pool! An unforgettable experience for two!Zurich for the trendy
To discover Zurich on the move, you have to go to the west side of the city, to Aussersihl, a popular, international and booming suburb. It is home to most of the young hopes of local fashion and design who are well established. Zurich is also one of the leading European techno cities. Parties are scheduled all year round, and it is essential to go at least once to one of these discos, true temples of the Zurich night: the Oxale, the Kanzlei, the X-Tra.
Zurich is one of the most expensive cities in the world, but it is also consistently ranked among the top 10 cities in the world for quality of life!
Top 5 things to do in Zurich
It is a district of the old medieval town, located on the eastern bank of the Limmat River. Do not hesitate to go into the unknown narrow streets and get lost in them, it is delightful! And it's also a good place to go out at night!2. Eat a good Swiss fondue
Half Gruyère, half Vacherin, the best local fondues are served with Dezaley or Zunfthaus zur Zimmerleuten. For this last restaurant, a small peculiarity exists: we eat the fondue outside, summer and winter!3. A boat trip on Lake Zurich
The boats leave from Bürkliplatz, at the end of Bahnhofstrasse. The most spectacular sunsets on the lake can be seen in the Obersee region!4. The Museum of Fine Arts
Known in German as the "Kunsthaus", it houses one of the most important collections in Switzerland and gives a prominent place to modern painting, particularly French painting5. Zurich Street Parade
Every summer, Zurich is overwhelmed by thousands of visitors who come to celebrate this great techno festival, which has nothing to envy to other events of the same kind in Europe. A hundred artists perform in different parts of the city, to the delight of partygoers!
FAQ: Frequently asked questions about holiday rentals in Zurich
Zurich is one of the most expensive cities in Switzerland. An overnight stay here costs on average £213.96 per night.Which month allows you to save the most on holiday rentals?
According to our most recent historical data, the months that hurt your pocket the least in Zurich are March, January, and December, with average prices from £200.45, £204.3 and £208.66, respectively.In which months is it more expensive to rent a holiday letting in Zurich?
When it comes to looking for a holiday rental in Zurich, the months when it is most expensive are, in descending order, October, May and July with average prices per night of £224.63, £222.86, and £218.32, respectively.Should I plan a trip to Zurich well in advance?
It's worthwhile if you book your stay in plenty of time when visiting Zurich, as only 27% of our accommodations are usually available throughout the year.When are more holiday lettings available?
February, January, and October are, in order of highest to lowest, the months offering the largest number of accommodations available, with respective average availability figures of 36%, 33.25% and 31.25%.When are fewer lettings available?
The months with the lowest propereties available in Zurich are, in order, May, December and April, with respective average availability figures of 19.5%, 21.25%, and 21.75%, based on data collected in 2019.How many holiday lettings are there in Zurich?
Holidu offers around 370 holiday lettings in Zurich from 12 different partners, so you will find the perfect type of accommodation you are looking for. We have everything you need!