Baur Au Lac

baur famous hotelsIn 1844, Johannes Baur opened his second hotel in Zurich right beside the lake with an open view of the mountains.

One of the first select member hotels of THE MOST FAMOUS HOTELS IN THE WORLD, The Baur is a synonym for Zurich. Traditional Swiss hotelkeeping meets an international clientele. Recently renovated it is in exquisite shape.

Below a snapshot of the most famous chef in histroy, Auguste Escoffier, who visited the Baur au Lac in 1930.

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Our Select Member Hotel

Baur Au Lac
Country: Switzerland
City: Zurich
Opening date: 1844

Note from the Host

General Manager Michel Rey
Hotel Manager: Erich Nusser

The History

Famous Guests

The Present

83 Rooms
42 Suites
Body, Mind and Soul


Talstrasse 1
8022 Zurich, Switzerland

Tel: +41 1 220 50 20
Fax: +41 1 220 50 44

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