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La Réserve expands European collection to Zurich

La Réserve has expanded its collection with the recent opening of La Réserve Eden au Lac Zurich, Switzerland’s newest five-star hotel. A sister property to La Réserve’s existing hotels in Paris, Ramatuelle and Geneva, the former Eden au Lac hotel originally opened in 1909, but has now been completely revitalised.

Located on Zurich’s waterfront, the property features 40 rooms and suites, two bars and restaurants that provide spectacular views of the city and the lake. The hotel’s fabled facade, its blue and white striped blinds protecting elaborate balconies, lion heads and other historical sculptures, have been preserved as a reminder of an intelligent and elegant leisure spirit that began in the early 20th century.

In an almost archaeological approach, the bricks of the walls, marble of the basements, solid-wood floors and concrete details have been exhumed from beneath successive layers of plaster, tapestries or wallpaper. These newly revealed elements and natural materials infuse the place with a spirit of timeless modernity.

Offering eight categories, ranging from 22 to 79 square metres, all rooms and suites are located on the upper floors and overlooking the lake. Created by Philippe Starck, each designed to resemble onshore sailor cabins, with a natural colour palette and small details such as nautical charts of the lake.

Dining options include the Eden Kitchen and Bar, headed by Italian chef Marco Ortolani and located on the ground floor with large bay windows opening onto the outside surrounds, and La Muna, overlooking the city from a tree-lined roof terrace and housed in a former attic beneath the hotel’s spectacular dome.

Special offer

  • Guaranteed double upgrade at time of booking, subject to availability
  • American breakfast
  • Welcome cocktails and tapas at the Eden Kitchen & Bar
  • Guaranteed early check-in and 2pm late check-out, subject to availability at time of booking
  • VIP welcome amenities
  • Complimentary one-way airport / train transfer

Offer valid until 30 March 2020.

Email Léa Seguier at to enquire about rates and availability.

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