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Hotel Vadian

Gallusstrasse 36, St. Gallen 9000, Switzerland
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Ranked #9 of 15 hotels in St. Gallen
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tabanac, Aquitaine, France
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248 reviews 248 reviews
67 hotel reviews
169 helpful votes 169 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
17 reviews 17 reviews
13 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
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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Le Bouveret, Switzerland
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

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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14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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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7 hotel reviews
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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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106 reviews 106 reviews
28 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012 via mobile

Very central hotel in the middle of the old town. Simple spotlessly clean with Swiss efficiency at the desk. Quite small rooms where you can't entertain too much. Bed, desk, flat screen and an armchair. That's it. No social areas at the hotel but plenty of restaurants in the neighborhood. You always get what you pay for and this place... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2011

Comfortable hotel yet nothing remarkable. Great location for exploring St Gallen's old town and visiting the abbey library. Staff were friendly.

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2010

My husband and I stayed here in early January. It is a very tidy, clean, efficient hotel with wonderful staff. The breakfast was better than some three star hotels we stayed in. All of the staff were extremely helpful and friendly, and went out of their way to help us coordinate our late luggage delivery. It is also right around... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2009

We expected a clean neat hotel in the city-center - and were very disappointed. As I booked by phone they were friendly. But they didn't inform me that I had to pay in advance, that one side of the hotel was under construction and that the bath-room was separated from the beds only by a curtain! All these inconveniencies made... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2005

My mother is from St. Gallen and I spent many summers there as a child. This summer I decided it was time to take my daughters (ages 11 & 8) to Switzerland, but needed an affordable place to call home, as my relatives are getting on in years and I didn't want to impose. I booked us into the Hotel... More

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Address: Gallusstrasse 36, St. Gallen 9000, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of St. Gallen > St. Gallen
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For those who like to be in the centre of things, yet seek a quiet night's sleep: the charming Hotel Vadian and its annex Pförtnerhof are the right choice. The charming and low-cost hotel lies in the heart of the cloister district, just a few steps away from the world famous abbey library. Nearby cafés and restaurants lure the hungry and thirst, while quaint city shop invite you for a shopping stroll. Those who prefer a walk in nature reach St.Gallen's green lung within a few minutes with the unique Mühleggbähnli. The hotel offers you comfortable single and double rooms, as well as family rooms. Each room in the hotel is decorated individually in a modern and convenient way, yet with a touch of nostagia. All rooms offer ensuite bathrooms with shower/WC television and free internet. The hotel is open all year. ... more   less 
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