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Our Studios & Penthouses

Luxury Studios & Penthouses at Alex Lake Zürich

Zürich’s new luxury waterfront boutique hotel.

With its 44 contemporary studios and penthouses located at the water’s front in close proximity of Zürich and Zug, providing attentive service for short and extended stays, Alex is the perfect destination for leisure and business stays.

Its elegant and modern style incorporates harmonious coloured, bespoke furniture with natural materials and textures, connecting guests with the unspoilt scenery, clean air and waterside location.

Residential in feel, each studio offers a custom-made design kitchenette, dining and sitting area, master bedroom and en-suite bathroom. Each individual studio provides direct lake view from private balconies, gorgeous terraces or French windows.

Facilities & Services

Alex Lake Zürich offers following amenities and services to complement your stay.

Studio Amenities

All our studios include:

  • En-Suite bathroom with rain shower
  • Fitted kitchenette equipped with minibar, coffee machine, kettle, microwave, cutlery, china, dish washer
  • Flat screen TV & Bluetooth radio & Telephone
  • Dining & work table
  • Sofa with lounge & coffee tables
  • Vanity desk with lights
  • Safe
  • Hardwood floors
  • Underfloor heating
  • Air-conditioning
  • Electric window blinds & curtains
  • Organic toiletries

In-Room Services

  • Free high speed wifi and internet access
  • Daily cleaning service
  • 24-hours room service
  • Iron & ironing board (upon request)
  • Family rooms available upon request. Two adjacent studios with privacy locking doors in the hallway.
  • All rooms are non smoking. A smoking lounge is located on ground floor near the bar fireplace.
  • Pet friendly, with custom pet amenities

Hotel Facilities & Services

  • Guest service
  • Porter service
  • Parking spaces & Valet parking
  • All-day dining restaurant, bar & terrace
  • Accessible lift
  • Accessible rooms available
  • Guest lounge
  • Smoking lounge
  • Business center (upon request and availability)
  • 24 hours air-conditioned gym
  • Hammam style Spa with steamroom, sauna, vitality pool, relaxing chairs, treatment room, showers & direct access to the lake


ALEX Studio

Our unique ALEX Studios are located right at the waterfront offering quick access to the gym, the spa and a direct access to the lake. Large living & working space with a fully equipped kitchenette.
  • King size bed
  • From 39 sqm
  • Fully equipped kitchenette, dining & sitting area

Superior Studio

Bright studio with French windows overlooking the lakeside with a king size bed, a comfortable living & working area and a fully equipped kitchenette.
  • King size bed
  • From 28 sqm
  • Fully equipped kitchenette, dining & sitting area

Executive Studio

The Executive studios offer stunning lake views from the private balcony. King size or twin bed with generous living and working area with fully equipped kitchenette.
  • King size or twin bed
  • From 32 sqm
  • Fully equipped kitchenette, dining & sitting area
  • Private balcony facing the lake

Deluxe Corner Studio

Double aspect windows in our Deluxe Corner create spectacular views onto the skyline of Zürich and the Swiss Alps. King size bed with comfortable living & working area and a fully equipped kitchenette.
  • King size bed
  • From 32 sqm
  • Fully equipped kitchenette, dining & sitting area
  • Two connecting studios available for families and small groups.


Located on the top floor, these modern designed penthouse suites offer 180 degree lake views and a large terrace with lounge area. Comfortable living & working space and a fully equipped kitchenette.
  • King size bed
  • From 45 sqm
  • Bathroom with shower and bathtub
  • Fully equipped kitchenette, dining & sitting area
  • Spacious terrace with sunbeds and lounge area

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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. Prior parking reservation is recommended.

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

View Directions

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. Additional trips upon request and extra charge.

49 min to Zurich

Thalwil Boat Station Timetable

20 min to Zurich on the ALEX House Boat
(starting from August 2019)

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