A mere stone's throw from the Paradeplatz, Zurich's bustling financial district, the Baur au Lac serenely commands a privileged position in its own landscaped park, between the lake and the Schanzengraben. The Baur au Lac Story of 175 Years of Tradition - The Baur au Lac, internationally renowned as one of the world's top luxury hotels, an establishment steeped in 175 years of tradition, has been owned by the same family for six generations. Being one of the world's oldest luxury hotels still in the ownership of its founding family, the Baur au Lac represents modernity and progressivity at the same time. Over the last decades, some 160 million Swiss francs have been invested in new facilities and renovations at the Baur au Lac.
Personal service - For many generations, the Baur au Lac has been regarded as the leading address Switzerland’s biggest city for the world’s most discerning clientele. The elegance and comfort of its rooms and suites, as well as its exceptional service, have shaped its renown.
Suites & Rooms - The hotel offers 119 rooms, including 27 junior suites and 18 suites. Great emphasis was placed on spaciousness, top-quality materials, and superior craftsmanship. The rooms are individually decorated in different styles, such as Art Deco, French Louis XVI, and English Regency, combined with contemporary features and the most exclusive French, Italian and English fabrics. All furniture and lighting features are custom-made in France, Belgium, England, and Germany. Each item was hand-selected with an unfailing sense of style. While offering the ultimate in comfort, luxury, and privacy, the rooms and suites have been equipped with every yet hardly noticeable technical refinement. The large, luxuriously appointed marble bathrooms with separate shower and toilet, heated floor, and daylight match up to the highest demands of comfort, design, and equipment.
Suites Exclusive Elegance - The new luxury suites are quite simply spectacular. Inspired lighting perfectly sets off the choice materials and exquisite furnishings. Utter comfort is provided on every side - thanks in no small measure to exceptionally luxurious en suite bathrooms. Moving around any of the spacious suites, one's gaze is drawn to the billowing white sails out on the lake and to the swans gracefully gliding along the romantic Schanzengraben canal.
Dining - As a first-class hotel in Zurich, the Baur au Lac incorporates exclusive dining options with exceptional creations. "Restaurant Pavillon" Fine dining - Head Chef Laurent Eperon creates fresh, dynamic, and contemporary cuisine. His style is a 21st-century interpretation of classic haute cuisine. Both the Pavillon restaurant and Laurent Eperon have been awarded "GaultMillau Aufsteiger des Jahres 2017," two Michelin-stars and 18 Gault & Millau points. "Baur au Lac Terrasse" - Soak up the distinctly cosmopolitan atmosphere of the Baur au Lac Terrasse with light summer snacks, refreshing drinks, and home-made sundaes. The exclusive hideaway in the city center. "Le Hall" - Lean back and have a cup of tea. Enjoy the historical atmosphere and the culinary delights in the Le Hall. "Baur's" - It's time to be excited! With joyful anticipation, a restaurant will be present with a new look and feel in late summer. Dare to be excited.
Sights - Zurich offers so many sights to see. A relaxed stroll through the city reveals something amazing at every corner: architectural highlights, historical squares, streets and districts, churches, works of art, and much more.