Cheap hotels in Around Zurich, Zurich
These hotels are located outside of the valley of Zurich's city center, but still should provide easy access to Zurich's extensive public transit system (you may have to pay for a second zone, though). Hotels outside the city center can be quite inexpensive, and you may even get some amazing views, to boot.
Address Freudenbergstrasse 146 (Around Zurich)
Housed in a stately mansion atop a hill, the Justinus-Haus Zurich is a student dormitory that offers a handful of guestrooms—and incredible views—about 10 minutes outside of Zurich's city center.
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Address Mutschellenstrasse 114 (Around Zurich)
Situated in a quiet suburb a 15-minute bus ride from central Zurich, the Jugendherberge Zurich is a reliable Hostelling International outpost with 290 beds spread across simple, clean dorms, privates and doubles.