Alex Lake Zürich: Luxury and Wellness right on Lake Zurich

ALEX, Lake Zurich, is located on the Western shore of this iconic Swiss lake, it has a unique position sitting on the water’s edge; making it one of the most stylish and elegant Zurich hotels.

Set across five floors and featuring a state-of-the-art stone and glass architectural design, Alex celebrated its opening last year, 2019. The property has 42 modern studio suites and 2 penthouses, all with glorious lake views, lounge and dining space and kitchens, making it perfect for both short or extended stays. Hotel facilities also feature health & wellbeing space, restaurant, terrace & cocktail bar, onsite parking and valet parking service.

Alex is situated in an excellent location, making it ideal for both business and leisure with a wealth of international companies in the surrounding area.

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We are the newest member of “The Living Circle”

It is our great pleasure to inform you that we are the newest addition to the luxury hotel group “The Living Circle”.Together with the Storchen Zurich and the Widder Hotel in Zurich’s Old Town, we are now creating a unique guest experience – a City & Lake Resort. The group also includes the Schlattgut on the opposite side of the lake, the Buech in Herrliberg, the Castello del Sole Resort in Ticino, and the Terreni alla Maggia. In this way we are not only opening up to the city, but also becoming part of the philosophy “luxury hotels fed by nature” – products from our own farms are served and newly prepared by Widder Executive chef Tino Staub. #thelivingcircle

Studios & Penthouses

44 contemporary studios and penthouses located at the water’s front


During the winter months from the terrace at ALEX we’re looking at the snow capped mountains.

Restaurant & Bar

Elegant and sophisticated dining experience, attentive service with hospitality at its core.


Our Health Club and Spa is a sanctuary at the heart of Hotel Alex Lake Zurich.

Destination Guide

We have curated our favourite things to do and places to see in Zurich.

Serviced Appartments

Lakeside living in Zurich. Each of our modern, comfortable studios and penthouse suites offer a genuine Swiss lakeside living experience.

Special Offers

Spoil yourself and your loved ones to a retreat at Alex Lake Zurich.

Fine Dining with Unmatched Views

At the heart of the Hotel is a dynamic and vibrant all-day dining Restaurant and Bar. The contemporary and sophisticated interiors are complemented by a unique and impressive waterfront terrace with spectacular views across the lake.

Grilled Meats and fish are combined with the freshest salads and vegetables to create a light, healthy and beautiful food offering. The focus lies on the finest quality, locally sourced, seasonal produce.

The wine cellar combines both known appellations and contemporary producers from across the globe, whilst also maintaining the emphasis on local sourcing by championing the wines of Switzerland. The cocktail programme excites and entices you to come back again and again.

Exploring Lake Zurich

At ALEX, you just can’t get away from the lake and why should you? A real popular draw for sports enthusiasts, explorers and families. There is plenty to do on or around the lake all year round. Sailing, rowing, jogging, paddle boarding and cycling are all very popular and can be organised for our active guests, as well as scenic boat cruses, pic-nics on a secluded island or walks through the forest, for a more leisurely experience.

"The ALEX – all glass, stone and clean lines – is the only hotel with proper lake frontage"

– The Times, Julia Brookes

"Sophisticated design with the touches of high-level international hospitality"

– Resorts Magazine, Paolo Gerbaldo

"The food at The Boat House is exceptional. Staffed by friendly down to earth locals"

The Standard, Laura Millar