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The urban design & lifestyle hotel in Zurich

The Placid Hotel in Zurich: perfect for cosmopolites, business travellers and leisure seekers. A hub for countless threads that converge and separate again. Urban lifestyle, modern design, authentic encounters. Though deeply rooted in the Altstetten quarter, it is still open to the world.


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Buckhuser Bar Bistro Restaurant daily open


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Hotel near city centre

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We are your hosts

The staff of the Placid Hotel Design & Lifestyle Zurich with its restaurant Buckhuser are completely dedicated to hospitality. Open dialogue, genuine appreciation; every employee becomes a host out of pure conviction. Come and meet us!

Tailored to your business

What does a business and seminar hotel in Zurich need? The Placid Hotel offers even more: 100% Wifi cover, five multifunctional conference rooms, a lobby with coffee table, printer and scanner. Welcome to our new co-working space!


Your room at the Placid Hotel

Top-quality furnishings, urban chic. Large windows, a panoramic view right across the roofs of Zurich. A Samsung tablet as digital concierge. Time for a rain shower? Sure, but first a Nespresso. Your coffee machine is ready and waiting.

Real Buckhuser, truly authentic

The Buckhuser is a lively, friendly restaurant with heart and soul. Lounge, bar, bistro and restaurant unite in one popular meeting place in the heart of Zurich-Altstetten. On the table: newly interpreted classics featuring regional ingredients. Enjoy!

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Questions, wishes or feedback? Send us a message and we will reply as soon as we possibly can.

Placid Hotel Zurich
Buckhauserstrasse 36
8048 Zürich-Altstetten

+41 (0)58 204 90 90
[email protected]


Latest news

New menu with delicious summer meals

From the cucumber soup to surf and turf

Swisstainable Committed

Participation in the Switzerland Tourism sustainability programme

Placid E-Scooter

Explore the city with our electro scooters

Accessible housing

Barrier-free and wheelchair accessible

New playroom for children

Great toys for our young guests

Excellent reviews

87 of 100 points with TrustYou

Tripadvisor Traveller's Choice 2021

Top reviews for hotel and restaurant

Segway City Tours location at Placid

City tours are starting from here

Electric car charging point in our garage parking

Charge your electric vehicle and enjoy the charging time in the restaurant Buckhuser

Free entrance to Zoo Zurich

Up to 4 free tickets to the zoo Zurich are available daily! No reservation, - first come first serve!

Reduced entrance fee for Zurich Thermal Baths & Spa

Entry to the thermal bath for only CHF 33.00

Breakout Rooms & Private Offices

New rooms to rent for every hour!

Offers with half board

Offers with breakfast and dinner

Swiss Guest Award 2021

Top reviews for restaurant Buckhuser

Welcome back - 2 for 1

Happy Hour Thursday-Sunday 5-7 pm

Late riser breakfast - when night turns to day
01 January - 31 December 2022

Late riser breakfast on weekends and public holidays till 1.00 pm


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