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Vogue Reviews: FIVE Zurich

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Nestled atop Zurich’s breathtaking Uetliberg plateau.

The Lowdown

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Dubbed the hottest dining and nightlife destination in Switzerland, FIVE Zurich is a luxurious lifestyle hotel that marries the beauty of Zurich’s glittering skyline city views with the tranquility of lush forest views. With 62 rooms now welcoming guests in, this hotel is nothing short of an opulent escape. Its diverse offerings include multiple international award-winning restaurants, a rooftop nightclub, and a buzzing outdoor social pool.

Stylish Eats

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Within the elegant confines of FIVE Zurich, you’ll discover a culinary journey like no other. Helmed by legendary chef Antonio Satta, of Michelin-starred Armani Ristorante fame, Cinque celebrates Italian cuisine through its inimitable seafood menu. The Balfegó tuna, Skye scallops, and Sicilian Prawns from Mazara dell Vallo are star dishes that complement the restaurant’s Swiss counterparts like beef carpaccio, Castelmagno cheese-filled bottoni pasta and wild mushroom risotto. Known for its cozy ambience with a terrace offering panoramic views of the city – Cinque makes for the perfect spot for a pre-dinner aperitivo or date night.

Suite Talk

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For those who desire the pinnacle of luxury, FIVE Zurich offers five lavish suites and 42 suite-sized lifestyle rooms. The Luxe XL Suite provides a backdrop of either Zurich’s glittering city skyline or the serene Uetliberg mountain views, adorned with contemporary art created by students of the Zurich School of Art. The FIVE Suite offers a spacious living area, guest bathroom, luxurious bedroom with an adjoining bathroom featuring a bathtub and rainfall shower, and a private balcony with views of the mountains, the bustling Social pool, or the city. The Come Play Suite, a stylish haven with retro design elements and bold colors, is a unique escape, perfect for modern cosmopolitans. Finally, the Epic Suite, designed for socializing and hosting, includes a fully fitted kitchen, generous living and dining rooms, a guest bathroom, and eight balconies with panoramic mountain and city views.

Vogue Verdict

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FIVE Zurich not only excels in luxury but also sustainability, boasting a five star rating and design specialization recognition from Hotellerie Suisse, as well as Platinum Certification for BD+C and ID+C rating systems under LEED v4, setting a global standard for eco-friendliness. Whether you’re a connoisseur of fine cuisine, a seeker of relaxation and rejuvenation, or simply in search of a remarkable getaway, FIVE Zurich offers an all-encompassing experience that redefines what it means to indulge in the heart of Zurich. It’s not just a place to stay; it’s a destination in itself.

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