If you are a professional expat who needs a midterm setting in Zurich before renting your own apartment, The Swiss Villa may be the perfect solution for you. Our house is located on a quiet residential street in the prestigious Zurichberg neighborhood. The house was built in the Protected content , is newly remodeled and comes with several unique design features.
Altogether, 3 bedrooms--all come with their own private bathrooms--are being rented out. They all hold a large bed, offer a desk and chair, storage space, and an iPhone docking station. French windows lead to a huge terrace. You will be sleeping in soft sheets and find extra linen and towels to replace any time. The private bathrooms come with a rain shower and high-end fixtures.
The huge living and dining room Protected content is a great place to chat with the other guests, or read from our selection of newspapers and magazines. The large private backyard off the living room allows you to sit out and have a BBQ or enjoy a glass of wine. The yard also features a charming pavilion with a fireplace.
If you wish to cook yourself, there are two grocery stores (Migros and Spar) within a 2 minutes walking distance, and you are welcome to use our extensively equipped kitchen, which includes two steamer ovens, a regular oven, a microwave oven, and a teppanyaki griddle, and all utensils and appliances.
A cleaning lady takes care of the house 3 times a week. Once a week, your room and bathroom will be cleaned, bedsheets changed (incl. in the price). If requested, she can also iron your clothes (to be paid separately).
Despite its quiet location, the house is conveniently located just steps from tram station Toblerplatz (tram no. 6 and bus no. Protected content a 5 minutes walk away from tram station Kirche Fluntern (tram no. 5), so there is no need to buy or rent a car. Within a 10 minutes tram ride you‘ll be at Bellevue, Zurich main train station, and the Bahnhofstrasse. The zoo with its famous Masoala Rain Forest hall and many jogging trails are just three tram stops away. The campus of Zurich University is also just a 5 minutes tram ride away, therefore this place is great for faculty members as well.
The Swiss Villa with its mix of international tenants offers a great opportunity for everyone to meet other interesting professionals from around the world. We, the owners (a Swiss couple, well-traveled and easy-going) and our mellow Golden Retriever live in the house as well.
Rooms become available on an irregular base. If you are interested, please contact me so we can talk about your requested move-in date. Depending on the size of the rooms and their location within the house, room rates are CHF 1'650/1'750/1'850.- a month, all costs included. As mentioned on top, the next availability is July 1st, after that probably again in early September. Looking forward to hearing from you!