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Oldtown Hostel Otter
2 stars

Oldtown Hostel Otter

Oberdorfstrasse 7, 8001 Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
+41 44 251 22 07
C$ 184

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based on 1,051 reviews

Oldtown Hostel Otter
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About Oldtown Hostel Otter

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
The Oldtown Hostel Otter and its old-established Wüste Bar is a stylish place for the young-at-heart in Zürich's Old Town, about 300 metres from the Zürich-Stadelhofen train station and the lake. The hostel offers beds in dormitory rooms, as well as individually furbished private rooms with access to a shared lounge with a kitchenette and luggage storage. Surrounded by a wide choice of restaurants, bars, boutiques and international galleries, the Otter Hostel is also a very convenient place to stay. Wireless internet hotspots are available in the entire Oldtown Hostel Otter free of charge. The Kunsthaus art museum and the opera are a 5-minute walk away and the famous Café Odeon is just around the corner. The nearest airport is Zurich Airport, 9 km from Oldtown Hostel Otter.

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Prices are based on 1 night including GST, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Oldtown Hostel Otter

  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • No smoking


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Body soap
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Trash cans
  • Adapter


  • Landmark view
  • Family rooms
  • Lockers
  • Seating area
  • City view
  • Sofa
  • Storage available


  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom


  • Bar/Lounge
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared kitchen
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Microwave


  • Reading light
  • Clothes rack
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Elevator

Services and conveniences

  • Earplugs
  • Key card access

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Balcony


  • Laundry facilities

Things to do

  • Board games/puzzles

Health and safety

  • Safe

Reviews of Oldtown Hostel Otter

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Pros:Location, cleanliness


Oberdorfstrasse 7, 8001 Zurich, Zurich

What's nearby

  • Bellevueplatz152 m
  • Grossmünster204 m
  • Kunsthaus Zürich264 m
  • Fraumünster341 m
  • Rathaus397 m
  • Opernhaus Zürich0.4 km
  • Bürkliterrasse0.4 km
  • St. Peterskirche0.5 km
  • Paradeplatz0.5 km
  • Bahnhofstrasse0.6 km
  • Lindenhof0.6 km
  • Museum Bärengasse0.7 km



Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Oldtown Hostel Otter

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Average price (weeknight)

C$ 216

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 84
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Top tips for your stay at Oldtown Hostel Otter

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Oldtown Hostel Otter, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in July and October.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Oldtown Hostel Otter, plan to stay on a Friday or Monday. The most expensive day is usually Wednesday.
  • How long should you stay at Oldtown Hostel Otter? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 3 days.

FAQs when booking at Oldtown Hostel Otter

  • Where is Oldtown Hostel Otter located?

    Oldtown Hostel Otter is located at Oberdorfstrasse 7 in Altstadt, 0.6 km from the centre of Zurich. Bellevueplatz is the closest landmark to Oldtown Hostel Otter.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Oldtown Hostel Otter?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 10:00 AM at Oldtown Hostel Otter.

  • Does Oldtown Hostel Otter offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Oldtown Hostel Otter offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Oldtown Hostel Otter from the airport?

    Oldtown Hostel Otter is 9.4 km from Zurich.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Oldtown Hostel Otter hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Oldtown Hostel Otter in Zurich and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Oldtown Hostel Otter and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Oldtown Hostel Otter.

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Value for money


Distance to downtown

0.6 km

Nearest Airport


Distance to airport

10.0 km