Hotel Sonne Küsnacht Zürich

Excursion destinations in the Zurich Region

Activities in and around the hotel

Stylish Wellness & Fitness Oasis

Stylish Wellness & Fitness Oasis

You'll find our stylish Wellness and Fitness Oasis in the lake house. Small but beautiful and - best of all - completely private, it's the perfect place to get yourself going in the morning or relax and unwind.

Sunbathing lawn on the shores of Lake Zurich

Sunbathing lawn on the shores of Lake Zurich

The unique private sunbathing lawn right by the lake is reserved for our guests. Bordered by rosebushes and lavender, it's the perfect place to soak up the sun or take a dip in the cool water.

Water temperature Zurich


 
City bikes on Lake Zurich

City bikes

Two city bikes are available for free use by our hotel guests: an ideal way to explore a little more of the area and perhaps follow the leisurely cycle route around Lake Zurich.

Bike route

Jogging and walking on Lake Zurich

Jogging and walking

As one of the very few lakeside towns, Küsnacht has a beautiful promenade by Lake Zurich that takes around 20 minutes to walk. Joggers can choose between two completely different jogging routes when they stay with us.

Jogging routes

Sport and recreation around Lake Zurich

Küsnacht Gorge

Küsnacht Gorge

In Küsnacht Gorge you will find erratic boulders as well as rare animal and plant species. After a short climb, the gorge offers an excellent walking and hiking path in the shade of a beautiful deciduous forest.

Lake Zurich Circular Tour

Lake Zurich Circular Tour

Hike around Lake Zurich in 10 stages: the Lake Zurich Circular Tour begins at Küsnacht Gorge.

Lake Zurich Circular Tour


 
Cycle tours around Lake Zurich

Cycle tours

The undulating landscape around Lake Zurich is ideal for easy mountain bike tours, either alone, as a couple or with the family.

Map

Golf in Zurich

Golf

Zurich may not be known as a golfing city, but the nine-hole course at the Dolder Grand Hotel is one of Switzerland's oldest. The nearest golf courses are:

Dolder Golf
Golf- and Countryclub Zumikon

Excursions for the whole family

Atzmännig Rope Park

Atzmännig Rope Park

The Atzmännig Rope Park offers fun and thrills at a dizzy height.

Atzmännig Rope Park

Zurich Zoo

Zurich Zoo

Gorillas, elephants, penguins – the place to meet animals from all over the world.

Zurich Zoo


 
Sihlwald Wilderness Park

Sihlwald Wilderness Park

A natural experience for the whole family with plenty of room for sport and recreation.

Sihlwald Wilderness Park

Pedalling about on Lake Zurich

Pedalo hire

Pedalling about on Lake Zurich is great fun for all the family.

Stäfa Pedal Boat Rentals

 

Hoch-Ybrig Flying Fox

Hoch-Ybrig Flying Fox

Adventurous visitors can whizz through the sky above the hiking paradise of Hoch-Ybrig on this steel zip line.

Hoch-Ybrig Flying Fox

Cruise on Lake Zurich

Cruise on Lake Zurich

Enjoy magic moments on a Lake Zurich boat cruise.

Looking for connection


 
Children's playground & bathing beach

Children's playground & bathing beach

Our young guests (2 – 6 years old) can have fun in the mini playground inside the beer garden. There is a larger playground at the Küsnachter Horn about 200 m from the hotel, where older children can also enjoy themselves. In summer, the bathing lawn with a sandy beach is the perfect place for a swim and a splash.

Bathing beach Küsnacht

Skating

Skating

In winter, the sun terrace in front of our hotel is turned into a romantic lakeside skating rink.

Live on Ice Küsnacht

For rainy days

Kindercity, Volketswil

Kindercity, Volketswil

A 6,000 m2 site where kids learn about science as they play.

Kindercity Volketswil

North America Native Museum, Zurich

NONAM – North America Native Museum, Zurich

An atmospheric exhibition dedicated to the native people of North America in Zurich’s Seefeld district.

Nonam Zurich


 
Milandia Greifensee

Milandia Greifensee

Indoor sport and recreation for the whole family.

Milandia Greifensee

Indoor water park

Alpamare

In Europe's largest indoor water park, 11 adrenalin-pumping water slides totalling 1,800 metres in length provide plenty of thrills.

Alpamare

Art and culture in Zurich

Tonhalle Zurich

Tonhalle

The Tonhalle is renowned worldwide as a concert hall with excellent acoustics.

Tonhalle

Miller’s Studio Zurich

Miller’s Studio

Miller’s Studio is a renowned cabaret venue housed in the historic Tiefenbrunnen Mill.

Miller’s Studio


 
Cabaret Voltaire Zurich

Cabaret Voltaire

The heart of Zurich's old town was the birthplace of Dada, a movement best described as a mixture of art and the absurd.

Cabaret Voltaire

Kunsthaus Zurich

Kunsthaus Zurich

The Kunsthaus museum with the most important modern art collection in Zurich is a must for all art enthusiasts.

Kunsthaus Zurich

 

National Museum Zurich

National Museum

Located in the heart of Zurich, the National Museum houses the largest collection of cultural and historic objects in Switzerland.

National Museum Zurich

Küsnacht Village Museum

Küsnacht Village Museum

With its young curator, Elisabeth Abgottspon, the Küsnacht Village Museum always inspires visitors with great exhibits.

Küsnacht Village Museum


 
Chagall's stained glass windows

Chagall's stained glass windows

Chagall created five windows for the Fraumünster church in Zurich, which are now world-famous.

Chagall's stained glass windows

Opera House Zurich

Opera House

The Zurich Opera House is the smallest of the world's great opera houses with approximately 1,100 seats.

Zurich Opera House

 

Schauspielhaus Zurich

Schauspielhaus Pfauen

Traditional, classic or modern – the “Pfauen” playhouse presents performances of all styles.

Schauspielhaus Pfauen

Haus Kontruktiv Museum in Zurich

Haus Kontruktiv Museum

The Haus Konstruktiv is located in one of the most distinctive icons of Zurich's industrial architecture, providing a space for concrete art.

Haus Kontruktiv Museum


 
Käpfnach Mine

Käpfnach Mine

The tunnel train rattles its way through the disused Käpfnach Mine, offering visitors an insight into the arduous mining work.

Käpfnach Mine

original painting

Romantik Seehotel Sonne

The love of art is just one of our living traditions. Here at the hotel you will find 80 original paintings by world-famous artists.

Art in House

In the heart of Zurich

Zurich-West

Zurich-West

The district in the west of Zurich is full of contrasts and has an unmistakable charm.

Zurich-West

Chinese Garden Zurich

Chinese Garden

The Chinese Garden is a temple garden and considered one of the highest-ranking gardens outside of China.

Chinese Garden


 
Grossmünster Zurich

Grossmünster

The Grossmünster church is a landmark of Zurich, built on the graves of the city's patron saints.

Grossmünster

Bahnhofstrasse Zurich

Bahnhofstrasse Zurich

A classic among the world's most famous shopping streets...

Bahnhofstrasse Zurich

 

Schipfe Quarter Zurich

Schipfe Quarter

Traditional trades are still cultivated today in Zurich's oldest district: an idyllic place to linger.

Schipfe Quarter

Limmatquai Zurich

Limmatquai

The Limmatquai leads through the middle of Zurich's old town, passing many interesting sights and fashionable shops.

Limmatquai


 
Zurich Events Calendar

Zurich Events Calendar

There's always something going on in the city. Enjoy exhibitions, concerts, theatre performances, parties and much more...

Zurich Events Calendar

ZürichCARD

ZürichCARD

With the ZürichCARD, you can take advantage of over 90 free or discounted special offers throughout the city of Zurich and surrounding region.

ZürichCARD