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Lakeside living in Zurich. Each of our modern, comfortable studios and penthouse suites offer a genuine Swiss lakeside living experience. Beautifully equipped and furnished for those needing to stay longer, than a weekend get-away.

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Business Class

An easy commute to either downtown Zurich or Zug, Alex has been designed to provide a contemporary residential atmosphere, relax and unwind in your own Studio or Penthouse suite, make your favourite meal or enjoy a classic cocktail in the bar.

 

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Holiday / Leisure

Feel at ease and enjoy a modern style studio with kitchenette, access to the spa & gym, watersports from the hotel pier and delicious delights in The Boat House restaurant when spending your holiday in Zurich or visiting relatives in Switzerland for few days or weeks.

 

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Relocation

Alex is your lakeside address in Zurich, for as long as you need to start your new chapter in this amazing city. All suites are well equipped for singles or families. Hotel facilities include a full service laundry, gym, spa, parking and many other services to make a transition as seamless as possible.

 

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ALEX is located in the municipality of Thalwil in the canton of Zurich and along the A3 motorway from Zurich to Chur.

Downtown Zurich is a 15 minute (View Directions) drive away and Zug is only 30 mins (View Directions)

Valet parking is available 24 hours, at CHF 25 per 24 hours. Prior parking reservation is recommended.
Power stations for electric vehicles are available.

Zurich International Airport (ZUR) is less than 40 minutes from ALEX.

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Public transportation provides a comfortable way to get to Thalwil station, which is in walking distance to ALEX.

Zurich Main Station can be reached within 10 minutes while Zug Station is 14 minutes away. Trains run every 10 minutes taking 8 minutes to Zurich main station and 30 minutes to the international airport.

10 min to Zurich main station

30 min to Zurich airport

14 min to Zug

Train Information

ALEX is in walking distance to Thalwil boat station. In the summer, trips to Zurich and Rapperswil are scheduled regularly.

Guests can also board the ALEX House Boat for complimentary boat trip to Zurich downtown. See timetable below, additional trips upon request and extra charge.

49 min to Zurich

Thalwil Boat Station Timetable

20 min to Zurich on the ALEX House Boat

Timetable
ALEX – Zurich: 10:00
ALEX – Zurich: 11:00
Zurich – ALEX: 11:30
Zurich – ALEX: 17:00
ALEX – Zurich: 18:30
Zurich – ALEX: 19:00

Reservation required!

complimentary for Hotel guests
CHF 20 for guests at The Boathouse Restaurant & Bar

Coming soon, worth waiting for

The Boat House is located at Seestrasse 182, 8702 Thalwil near the A3 motorway to Zurich and Chur.

Downtown Zurich is a 15 minute (View Directions) drive away and to Zug it only takes 30 mins (View Directions)

Limited parking spaces. Further public parking along the main road and in the local area.

Public transportation provides a comfortable way to get to Thalwil station, which is in walking distance to The Boat House.

Trains run every 10 minutes.
8-10 min from Zurich main station

14 min from train station Zug

Train Information

The Boat House is in walking distance to Thalwil boat station.
It takes 49 min from Zurich Bürkliplatz to Thalwil.

Thalwil Boat Station Timetable

Guests can also book the ALEX Shuttle Boat. See timetable below.
It takes 15-20 min from Storchen boat station in Zurich.

Timetable
ALEX – Zurich: 10:00
ALEX – Zurich: 11:00
Zurich – ALEX: 11:30
Zurich – ALEX: 17:00
ALEX – Zurich: 18:30
Zurich – ALEX: 19:00

CHF 20 for guests at The Boathouse Restaurant & Bar.
Please reserve your spot in advance by phone +41 (0)44 552 9999 or send an email to [email protected]