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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Babysitting
Fitness center
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

Oh, Jakob, what a gentleman you're! Not only are you a handsome man with all those sexy room lighting, but you're indeed beautiful both inside and from afar, affording attractive views of the town's schloss and rathaus (choose the top-floor room 45 that comes with...More

Date of stay: April 2018
2  Thank PORhibido
Reviewed November 30, 2017

I spent here only one night. Room was quite big and bed was huge for a single person. Toilet was then quite small. I liked the scandinavic plain style there. Breakfast was excellent with all local delicacies. Service was kind. Hotel was recommended to us...More

Date of stay: October 2017
2  Thank pikkuanna
Reviewed September 22, 2017

Our room was up in the attic, with a shared bathroom with the room next door. It was quiet, clean, and the bed and pillows were great. There is a small lift, so no stairs to climb. The hotel is in the old town, a...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Pat K
Reviewed September 2, 2017

Wonderfully situated right in the center of the town. Beautiful rooms tastefully decorated, little nice touches such as bowls with apples on each landing. Spectacular breakfast with locally sourced products. The only drawback is a loudly chiming clock somewhere outside that will keep more sensitive...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Berlijnse
Reviewed July 19, 2017

In the center of the hauptplatz, in my favorite old town, Rapperswil, sits the very tasteful accommodations of Hotel Jakob. Everything about this place is conducive with the luck one feels when you travel and stumble upon those special 'secret places.' You want to tell...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank jruth
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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
$175 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Switzerland > Canton of St. Gallen > Rapperswil
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
$175 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Switzerland > Canton of St. Gallen > Rapperswil
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Room & Suite (2)
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"Room 45 has a shared bath but possibly the best views."
PORhibido
Apr 24, 2018
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"Hotel is in a traffic free location, and newly renovated, so any room really!"
260PatK
Sep 22, 2017
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"Front rooms, overlooking the main square"
jruth
Jul 19, 2017
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"Situated in a car-free part of the Old Town so is quiet and peaceful (but the N-E corner is susceptible to..."
TimBley
Apr 21, 2017
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