Top 10 Vacation Rentals In Zurich, Switzerland - Updated 2024

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Zurich, Switzerland is the economic and education center of Switzerland. It is also one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world. However, Zurich manages to combine city life with the benefits of nature. It is usually ranked among the world’s top cities for its quality of life. There are many things to do around the city, both during the day and at night. The city provides many options for private vacation rentals. These options may vary depending on your situation. Visiting with a family would be different from visiting with a travel companion. The following listed places provide different accommodations suitable for solo travelers, families or business trips. However, they are all great options no matter where you choose to stay. Each of them will make you feel special and rejuvenated. Find out more about the vacation rentals in Zurich, Switzerland.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 04, 2024.

1. Cozy and private studio in a great location (from USD 105)

This nice one-bathroom studio is right in the heart of the city. It can accommodate up to two people. There is floor heating throughout the entire apartment. The rental has a dresser, WiFi, TV, a Nespresso machine and a sofa bed. It is within walking distance from various restaurants, grocery stores, and bars. Transportation is also convenient as a train station is close by. It is located on the first floor of a building and is accessible by elevator.

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5 reviews   Wifi Available
Apartment 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 21
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Additionally he asked to show the apartment to a possible future renter during the latter part of our stay in the apartment
For the month of May not having air conditioning was acceptable since a fan was provided
The email communication - when he finally responded - was similarly unpleasant in tone
It is compact but has everything you need for a comfortable stay for one or two people
The calls at the beginning of the stay were very unpleasant with the landlord interrupting and shouting over me
Host:
and he was prompt and helpful
Florian was my host contact
However despite repeated inquiries beginning several days before the flight I had not received the address of the apartment or instructions for meeting the landlord for the keys After waiting an ...
The request while understandable was inconvenient and not something we had experienced before Zurich was lovely
and he promised to refund the fee paid for early check-in but never followed through with that
Location:
we were very disappointed to not be located in the old town/ walking area of Zurich that we had planned on Communication
the train station and everything else in central Zurich
It is right in the heart of the Neiderdorf on a shady street that is mainly a wide pedestrian walkway with cozy neighborhood restaurants just across from the apartment
The apartment itself is in a convenient location and was well-equipped for visitors
It is an easy stroll to the river restaurants shopping the trams
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2. Beautiful apartment ideal for a family (from USD 240)

This beautiful apartment can be found in Zurich’s Oerlikon neighborhood. It is in between the heart of the city and the airport, making it very convenient for travelers. Despite having modern amenities, the apartment’s decor has an old feel to it. Amenities include WiFi, air conditioning, heating, a TV, and a fireplace. The apartment has four bedrooms and two bathrooms. It can comfortably accommodate up to eight people. The rental is pet-friendly, so you can bring your furry friend along as well. These perks and amenities that make it a great place to stay if you have a large family.

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Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
Apartment 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
We had two couples that shared the flat plenty of room
We enjoyed the well equipped kitchen and the wonderful balcony
No charge for off-street parking Apartment is located on an upper floor
so there are stairs to climb
We were a total of 7 people and found the flat allowed plenty of room for everyone to have their own space to read or nap
Cleanliness:
Alles aanwezig behalve de Nederlandse stekker en theelepeltjes
Flat was well equipped and clean
Heel prettig verblijf dichtbij ov en winkels en snel bereikbaar vanaf vliegveld en binnenstad goede prijs/kwaliteit
The bus and tram stops are very conveniently located and public transportation is impressive in Zurich and in the rest of the country
Host:
Host wad wonderful about calling to check on us for any questions
Julie met us upon arrival and welcomed us
Our host was very nice and helpful during our stay
the city and the airport
They had thought of every convenience for us and were available by phone or email as we needed them
Location:
The building is located in a beautiful and quiet neighborhood with lots families around
stop market and restaurants
There is a Coop grocery store within a few minutes of walk for all basic needs and a larger shopping area with many restaurants close by all walking distance
The location was great in between downtown Zurich and the airport
The location was a perfect home base for exploring Zurich
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3. Farm house in Zurich's wine region (from USD 87)

Located in Zurich’s wine region, stay amidst nature in this apartment. This vacation rental is located on a farm. The ground-floor apartment has one bedroom containing three beds and one bathroom. However, the spacious rental is able to accommodate up to six people. There is a kitchen which is fully equipped. Amenities include internet, parking, and a coffee machine. The apartment features a ping pong table in the game room. If you want to experience living on a farm, this apartment definitely provides that opportunity.

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7 reviews  
Apartment 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment well equipped spacious and comfortable We loved the place and the village Perfect place for a family
Cleanliness:
The owners are very nice
Location:
Owners are very friendly and welcoming bus stop is just 5 mins walk and good connection to the main cities such as Wintherthur and Zurich
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4. Enjoy living in the countryside (from USD 84)

This apartment’s location in Dinhard, which is part of Greater Zurich, provides a beautiful, scenic view of the Swiss countryside. It is only a three-minute walk from the local train station, making its location convenient for travelers. The apartment is newly renovated, consists of one bedroom, and can accommodate up to five people. This place is great for a family with young children, as there is an adjacent garden where children can play. Small animals can be found grazing in the nearby fields and this accentuates the feeling that you are actually living on a farm.

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5 reviews  
Apartment 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy :

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<p>Learned to read at the age of five. Loved fairy tales.</p><p>For 11 years I studied the cello at the school that Oistrakh graduated from ( I am from Ukraine).</p><p>My favorite lesson at school is history, it is my only passion.</p><p>I dreamed to became an archaeologist, but I graduated from the acting faculty and worked as an actress in the theater.</p><p>In 2008 I moved to Venice. Experience since 2011 in travel companies hosting tourists throughout Italy, as well as France and Switzerland. Thats why even before I moved in Lucerne, I knew Switzerland very well!</p><p>In 2015, in Venice, I received a guide license.</p><p>In 2020 I moved again, this time and Switzerland and now is my home: here I have my family and I continue to work as a guide.</p><p>I promise not to torment you too much with dates and names.</p><p>See you!</p>

5. Spacious one-bedroom service apartment (from USD 204)

This one-bedroom and one-bathroom unit can accommodate up to four guests. It features a king size bed and a sleeping sofa that is located in the living room. The bedroom also features a desk. The kitchen is fully equipped and has a dining area. The bathroom comes with essential toiletries such as shampoo, soap, towels, and toothbrushes. There is also a washing machine in the basement. In addition, there is a beautiful garden behind the house that you can check out. Other amenities include WiFi and TV. The place is also a short walking distance from the train station, allowing you access to the rest of the city.

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Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
366 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
couch was also very comfortable
however we were allowed to rest at the balcony which was very comfortable
the bed and couch were both very comfortable
immaculate unit slippers provided free wifi multi channel cable tv the list goes on
apartment is true to photos listed
Cleanliness:
we found the apartment very clean and comfortable
it was sparkling clean as well
the apartment was spotlessly clean and very comfortable
clean and cozy place to stay in zurich
the bathroom and kithen look a bit dated but everything is clean clean clean
Host:
host was friendly and communicative
the host was wonderful and responsive to any requests we had
the host was very responsive and accommodating
host’s mom was extremely nice and polite as well
the host added nice touches to make us feel welcome
Location:
really good location too
train station is easy to navigate
the location is great for accessing trams grocery stores and restaurants
this place is superb appropriate proximity to the downtown while it is located in a quiet neighborhood
convenient location and easy to find the place
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6. One-bedroom residence conveniently located in Wiedikon (from USD 168)

Located in Zurich’s Wiedikon neighborhood, this unit is a great place to begin your adventures in the city. Public transportation is only a three-minute walk away, making this place accessible to the rest of the city. The city center is a 10-minute tram ride from the apartment. The rental features two balconies, which are great for relaxing in the evening. The place can accommodate up to four people. In addition to the full-size bed, there is a sofa bed. Amenities include a kitchen and a washing machine. If you are visiting Zurich with a loved one or a few friends, consider staying here.

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Zürich, Switzerland
226 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great clean apartment with 2 balconies that offer street view and courtyard views
it has a huge tv wifi and a really hi-tech fan to keep you cool on hot nights
nice size kitchen with cute balcony
great locationgreat hosts that were very responsive not the most comfortable bed or couch but space was great
there was a lovely detail in the kitchen - sign "welcome home ljupco"
Cleanliness:
very clean and tidy
very clean comfortable and convenient
extremely clean and well appointed spacious apartment
marina's place is very clean and spacious
the apartment was spotlessly clean
Host:
marina was a superb host
marina was a great host
marina was a great host
host was excellent and extremely helpful
she is a wonderful and responsive host
Location:
the location was great (close enough to zurich central) and 5mins walk from the nearest tramline
great little apartment close to a tram stop
lovely location welcoming bright kitchen close to public transit and grocery store
a perfect place to stay in zurich close to everything is a lovely neighborhood
great location very cosy „room“
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7. Flat located in the heart of Zurich (from USD 89)

Located in the heart of Zurich, this one-bedroom and one-bathroom flat is near to many interesting places around the city. It can accommodate one guest, making it the ideal rental if you are traveling solo. The apartment is only a 15-minute walk from the train station and is only two stops away from the city center. The place has a balcony and a kitchenette that includes a cooker and a microwave. Since it is clean and quiet, you can lodge in peace here.

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Zürich, Switzerland
90 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great bathroom and a super little balcony
the apartment got lots of light and i enjoyed watching the snow fall on the balcony
anna's place is very nice with a cute balcony and great bathroom
the apartment was small but very nice with all you could imagine
the bed was comfortable and the kitchen was great to have as well
Cleanliness:
clean comfortable and very convenient
the space was really clean and stylish
we had clean big towels and a really comfortable bed
it is clean and comfortable to live in
really good place -- very clean and quiet
Host:
anna was a fantastic host
anna was an amazing host
very helpful host
she’s a wonderful host
anna has been an amazing host
Location:
perfect location - 10 minutes walking distance to the city center
most beautiful location in a calm street on a hill but still close to the city center
close to public transport but also easy to walk into the centre
awesome spot walking distance to all the major sites in zurich
her place is at a beautiful location only 15 minutes walk from the city
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8. Vacation home available in the center of Zurich

Located in the center of Zurich, this studio apartment can accommodate up to four guests. It is only a short walk from the Zurich-Wiedikon train and tram stations. There are also direct connections to Zurich airport and Zurich HB, which is the main train station. The studio contains a queen size bed, a bathroom, a kitchen, WiFi, printer access, and a TV. This location of the rental is ideal if visiting for fun or business.

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Zürich, Switzerland
396 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it’s very spacious and fits four people extremely comfortable
we were a family of 4 and had just enough space for all of us to be comfortable
nice space and nice to have beds in separate rooms
excellent smart uhd tv with netflix etc
nice place compact rooms (kitchen and bathroom are small) with everything you need
Cleanliness:
very clean and convenient
it is neat clean and spacious
very clean and fresh and roomy
very nice stylish clean and tidy room
the apartment was clean spacious and comfortable
Host:
the host is responsive
fast response & helpful host
claudia was a great host
host is very responsive
claudia was an excellent host
Location:
great location 10 mins walk to the central station
cool neighborhood very close to the city centre and railway station
the apartment is conveniently located only few minutes walk from a metro station which is great
great location and great stay
very convenient location nice and cozy
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9. Cozy lodge with a rooftop terrace

This small and cozy studio apartment is within walking distance to many of the attractions of the city. It can accommodate up to two people comfortably. There is a rooftop terrace that is only accessible to you and your travel companion. There is a ladder that you can climb up to enjoy a beautiful view of the city. The kitchen comes complete with a dishwasher, a microwave, a coffee maker, a water boiler, and a toaster. It is located on the fourth floor and is only accessible by stairs. You will be welcomed by the host when you arrive and she will show you around the apartment. She can also provide tips on how best to explore the city. The building also features a bar downstairs, which can provide an opportunity for you and your travel companion to get an occasional drink.

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Zürich, Switzerland
260 reviews  
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment has a rooftop patio that has a cool view of the city
apartment was perfectly clean very comfortable and with all necessary items and amenities and the view - wow
great apartment with an amazing rooftop terrace to enjoy the views
it is small and quaint but comfy and cozy with a beautiful rooftop view
clean adorable studio apartment with all the amenities that are needed for a comfortable and enjoyable stay
Cleanliness:
clean stylish and newly fitted bedsit apartment
the airbnb was very clean and nicely decorated
the unit was very clean
the bathroom is big clean and has a hairdryer
it was extremely clean and perfect for my three nights
Host:
hosts are friendly and helpful
samantha is a great host
the hosts are super nice and answered any questions we had
great host would recommend
hosts were very communicative and welcoming
Location:
this lovely location is located in central zurich
very close to the train station for easy access to the airport
this apartment is perfectly located close to the zurich main train station
fantastic location right by the old town and handy to the station
in a great location near the train station
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10. Self-contained unit conveniently located in the middle of Zurich

This studio is located in the center of the city and is within walking distance to the train and tram stations. This makes it accessible to the airport and the main train station. Located in a trendy area, it is close to many shops and restaurants. The apartment can accommodate up to two guests. The place has one queen size bed, one bathroom, and a kitchenette. Amenities include the internet, a printer, a TV, a coffee maker, microwave, oven, and a water cooler. The bathroom has a bathtub and shower combo and includes a hairdryer. There is even an iron and an ironing board. Fresh linen and towels are provided. This studio apartment is a great place to stay if you intend upon checking out the local nightlife of Zurich.

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Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
165 reviews  
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was comfortable and there was a coffee machine and a boiler
nice studio with fully equipped kitchen
their was a small fan and it was the only reason we were able to sleep
nice little studio/ 1 room apartment with everything you need (fridge microwave coffee maker)
high recommend this place big space nice shower powerful hair dryer comfortable bed
Cleanliness:
spotlessly clean apt in modern building
very clean and efficient space
clean and very comfortable
the room was big clean and comfortable
the flat was great—very clean and comfortable
Host:
claudia was a great host
fantastic host - really quick and helpful responses
claudia was an excellent host
claudia was an outstanding host
friendly and responsive hosts
Location:
great location with easy access to downtown
the location is wonderful and very close to public transportation
great location-just one quick stop from main station
nice location- not that far from zürich main station
great place close to everything
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Great opportunities for different experiences

Whether you choose a farmhouse or an apartment, there are many different lodging opportunities when you visit Zurich. If you want to experience the countryside, choose a farmhouse. If you want to experience the city, choose an apartment. No matter which vacation rental you choose, there is an opportunity for a great vacation. Please consider one of them during your stay in Zurich. It will provide you with an experience you cannot replicate in a hotel.

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