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Hotel Vadian

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Gallusstrasse 36, St. Gallen 9000, Switzerland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tyresö
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I got a very warm welcome at arrival. My room located in annex was big and nice. The breakfast is fine, nothing special but very fresh and some different choices that most likely will satisfy the majority of the guests. Nice to offer tea or coffe in the room. The staff is serviceminded and friendly. The hotel is located in... More 

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

I stayed in march 2015 for 3 nights. Stay was fine. Arrived late (10.45 pm), but reception was very helpful. Breakfast was tasty. Close to historic buildings and sites. Quite. Strongly recommend .Real value for money.

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Lugano, Switzerland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
24 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We chose the Hotel Vadian mainly for its position: the Abbey Library and the Cathedral are just around the corner. The Vadian did not offer family rooms so we had to decide for two double rooms. The rooms are not very big but charming, clean and newly renovated. The hotel staff is extremely open, smiling and friendly. The atmosphere at... More 

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Portland, Maine
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80 reviews 80 reviews
18 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

True, the hotel is small and the rooms are a bit Spartan in the Swiss way. But it's newly renovated, scrupulously clean, well-run & perfectly located -- a five-minute walk from the main train station and literally on the edge of the pedestrian-only touristic center of St Gallen. All in all it's much better than the more expensive hotels closer... More 

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Munich, Germany
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

Excellent Location in the Centre, directly located at a square with Cafés, yet very quiet. Design of the Rooms as well as the bathroom very nice, new furniture, good mattresses, everything is as the Standard shall be Top clean. Service personell is very helpful and friendly and speaks good English. Free WiFi in the rooms. Breakfast good, not very much... More 

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Aquitaine, France
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306 reviews 306 reviews
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216 helpful votes 216 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013 via mobile

St. Gallen hotels were heavily booked for a conference but managed to get a room here. I was sceptical about being in a 2* but it was not too bad. The weird part was being in an annex about 200 metres from the hotel. The entrance was through a restaurant corridor leading to their toilets. Once in the room on... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Have visited some hotels in St Gallen. Vadian was inexpensive sowe had some doubts. However, it was just as good if not better than some of its more expensive competitors. Breakfast was abundant and location in the middle of the old town is very good. Train station is within walking distance. Recommend.

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Brazil
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013 via mobile

For a long stay, rent one of their flats, great location, large and well equipped flat. Clean, great staff. From the very first contact, they were always helpful. This flat has a full kitchen, up to 4-5 people can sleep, good value/price considering the great location. The only bad comment I could make is that there is a noisy neighbor... More 

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Alanta
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013 via mobile

I recently spent a couple of nights staying in The Vadian. Wonderful location right in the old town with all the sights within a few minutes stroll. The hotel is very clean and the staff could not be more helpful. My room was on the street side of the building and was a little noisy in the morning but there... More 

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Roma
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

We did not stay in the main building of the hotel, but rather in a dependance building located not far, in a small charming street, very close to the Convent and the famous library, a jewel not to be missed. Our room was rather big and lovely, with a very "swiss" characther: wood-covered walls, lots of small windows, nice curtains,... More 

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