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  • Our House

    Modern hotel culture and centuries old tradition of hospitality

  • Our House

    Modern hotel culture and centuries old tradition of hospitality

Our House

The Storchen Zürich is a traditional first class establishment with 66 stylishly elegant rooms and suites in the heart of the old city. Whether at the reception, at the Conciergerie, in the restaurant La Rôtisserie or on the Terrasse, in the Cigar Bar, in our trendy Barchetta or even in our elegant hotel lobby, our long tradition of hospitality, together with our warm and personal service, can be enjoyed throughout the hotel.

It is not known exactly how the hotel got its name «Zum Storchen». Legend has it that the name was adopted after a pair of rare black storks nested on its roof. In 1357 the «Hus zum Storchen» was mentioned in the tax records for the city of Zürich for the first time and just over 100 years later, it was specifically described as an inn.

Storchen Factsheet (PDF)