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Switzerland & Austria:
Hotels and Other Accommodations

Places to Stay - General

  • Where to Stay in Switzerland
    Tips on hotels, guesthouses, private rooms, apartments, villas, chalets, campgrounds, and youth hostels, with links.

  • Swiss Hotel Rooms
    Switzerland's beds and bedding aren't designed for hanky-panky, and the toilets can be tricky.

  • Schlaf im Stroh
    Who says Switzerland is an expensive country? With the "Sleep in Straw" program, you can hit the hay on 300+ Swiss farms for a few francs per night--including breakfast.

  • Swiss and Austrian Hostels
    On a budget? Stay at 160+ comfortable hostels that cater to individuals, families, and groups of all ages.

Hotel Reviews

  • Lac Léman Luxury Hotels
    Three vintage grand hotels in Lausanne-Ouchy, Montreux, and Vevey have been updated with spas and other amenities for 21st Century guests.

  • Hôtel Palafitte - Neuchâtel, Switzerland
    High tech, high style, and "sustainable architecture" converge in the only European hotel that's built over water.

  • Riffelalp Resort Zermatt
    More than 40 years after the legendary Riffelalp Grand Hotel was destroyed by fire, a new and more intimate resort hotel occupies its site on a mountain plateau overlooking the Matterhorn and Zermatt, Switzerland.

  • Affordable Zürich Hotels
    A guide to three Zürich hotels in the medium price range: the Franziskaner, the Du Théâtre, and the Limmathof.

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