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Hotel Metropol

Bahnhofplatz 3, St. Gallen 9001, Switzerland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel has great location that feels you you're always ready for city. Rooms are capable for short accommodation max 3-4 day. They have high speed Internet connection. Free Tea service is ready in your floor. Choose your room from back side of hotel.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We stayed one night as part of a 4 countries/3 lakes cycle tour organised by Radweg & Reisen. The hotel is centrally located near the railway station and within easy walking distance of the main streets of this delightful Swiss town/city. The room had all the usual amenities, was clean and comfortable, the staff were friendly and helpful and the... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

The hotel is a small, family run 3 star property. The rooms are small, but well furnished and decorated with care. The hotel combines traditional with novel elements. There is a continental berakfast served in the first floor. While the hotel offers basic toiletries, you might want to take ear plugs with you, for its location is a loud neighborhood.

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Trondheim, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The hotel is located just across the street from the train station in St. Gallen. I arrived late at night, and had to go to an early meeting in the morning, so I was happy that I didn't have to spend a lot of time locating the hotel. The room was surprisingly large, and had a proper desk where I... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

This hotel is situated next to the bus station in a square which means that if you are a bad sleeper you will be constantly disturbed by the loud throbbing of the diesel buses constantly pulling up directly outside your window. This noise stops at about 12.45 am (this was on a Sunday night). Despite requesting a quiet room, as... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Although atmosphere and staff were very friendly and helpful, the hotel itself was a big disappointment. Tiny tiny room, very noisy (on a square with bus station in the middle of town), no extras (no gym, Wifi at a cost, no eggs at breakfast) and overpriced. Convenient location opposite railway station.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

Very nice service and good food at the restaurant O' Premier. I recently stayed at the Metropol during a conference at St. Gallen Business School. I choose Metropole because it was conveniently located and not expensive. Rooms are vert small but well equipped. The staff is very kind and tend to overserve you. You get more than you expected. The... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

My partner and I chose the Metropol for its location next to the train station in St Gallen. The location didn't disappoint, with heavy double glazing blocking out much of the sound from what is almost always a busy station outside. The room was clean and spacious and offered great people watching! Two free drinks vouchers were presented to us... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

I stayed here in business for 4 nights to attend a conference. It has a great location centrally and easy to get to the convention centre on the tram here. All staff are very friendly on reception and in the restaurant and will do their best to make your stay a pleasant one. As we stayed for so long we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

We visited St. Gallen over Easter 2013. The hotel is opposite the train and bus station so the room was very noisy if the window was open. There is no air conditioning so this could be a problem in hot weather. The hotel and room were spotless and comfortable. The restaurant was closed due to Easter and we hadn't been... More 

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