Einstein St. Gallen  4 stars

Berneggstrasse 2, St. Gallen, Switzerland, 9000  show mapSave
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The 4-star Einstein St. Gallen boasts central location not far from Olma Messen St. Gallen, Ski Lift Thur - Fusselen and Säntis. This peaceful hotel dates from 1978 and was refurbished in 2012.

It will take you 5 minutes to get to St. Laurenzen - St. Leonard, Kellerbuhne St. Gallen and Convent of St Gall. Nestled in the old town district and 1km from the city center.

The hotel is placed next to restaurants and bars. You can make use of an indoor swimming pool, barbeque grills and a cocktail lounge on site as well.

Sankt Gallen AB-ab train station lies within a 5-minute walk. 20 minutes by car from Altenrhein airport.


The property comprises of large Junior Triple Room, Business Junior Suite and Comfort Triple Room appointed with a minibar, individual climate control, coffee/tea making facilities, a laptop-size safe and Wi-Fi. There are rooms with wonderful views of the city. Guestrooms offer luxurious interior and wooden floor.


The a la carte restaurant provides creative meals. The modern bar serves a selection of wines.

You can start your day with a buffet breakfast, which costs CHF 25 per person per night. 


For business guests Einstein St. Gallen offers internet access, a business center and a meeting room, while leisure travelers can enjoy a safe deposit box, a garage and a news stand.


Spa facilities at Einstein St. Gallen include a steam room, beauty treatments and a wellness center. The hotel offers yoga classes, fitness classes and a gym on the premises.


Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Private hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is CHF 28 per day.

Year renovated   2012.  Number of rooms   65.

City Center St. Gallen - 1700 ft
Airports Altenrhein (ACH) - 9.8 mi, Friedrichshafen (FDH) - 18.5 mi
Train Stations Sankt Gallen AB-ab - 1700 ft, Sankt Gallen - 1700 ft
Bus stop - 1000 ft
Restaurants Facincani - 300 ft, Stickerei (cuisine: Bistro, Bar) - 300 ft
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  • Parking (fee required)
  • Safe deposit box
  • Currency exchange
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • Concierge desk
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Trouser Press
  • Designated smoking area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Maid Service
  • Shops/commercial Services
  • Valet parking
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
  • Conference facilities
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Fitness center
  • Golf
  • Exercise gym
  • Solarium
  • Golf course
  • Sun terrace
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Hammam
  • Beauty treatment
Room view
  • City view
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Mini bar
  • Mirror
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Bathrobe
  • Cable TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • Internet access
  • TV
  • Direct dial telephone



from  3 pm


until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of CHF 100 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets are allowed on request.

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Comfort Room
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Einstein St. Gallen Comfort Room
Einstein St. Gallen Comfort Room
Einstein St. Gallen Comfort Room
Einstein St. Gallen Comfort Room
Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Queen or 1 Double Bed or One Single Bed
Size: 250 sq. feet

Comfort room, either twin or king bedded.

Room facilities
    Superior Room
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    Einstein St. Gallen Superior Room
    Einstein St. Gallen Superior Room
    Einstein St. Gallen Superior Room
    Einstein St. Gallen Superior Room
    Einstein St. Gallen Superior Room
    Bed type: Double Bed or One Single Bed or 1 Queen or 1 Double Bed
    Size: 295 sq. feet

    Superior room, either twin or king bedded.

    Room facilities
      Junior Suite
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      Einstein St. Gallen Junior Suite
      Einstein St. Gallen Junior Suite
      Einstein St. Gallen Junior Suite
      Einstein St. Gallen Junior Suite
      Einstein St. Gallen Junior Suite
      Bed type: Double Bed or Triple or One Single Bed
      Size: 485 sq. feet

      Junior Suite, either twin or king bedded. 40-50sqft

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        Einstein St. Gallen LocationWhat's nearby

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        What's nearby

        Popular areas
        • City Center
          1400 ft
        Places of interest
        • Gemeindeverwaltung
          2.2 mi
        Convention centers
        • Olma Messen St. Gallen
          1.0 mi
        • Abbey Library
          400 ft
        • Textile Museum
          700 ft
        • Beer Bottle Museum
          3300 ft

        Local Attractions

        • Wildpark Peter & Paul
          1.9 mi
          Kirchlistrasse 92, St. Gallen
        • Autobau
          9.4 mi
          Egnacherweg 7, Romanshorn

        Near the hotel

        • Abbey Library (Stiftsbibliothek)
          600 ft
          Klosterhof 6D, St. Gallen
        • Textile Museum
          900 ft
          Vadianstrasse 2, St. Gallen
        • Convent of St Gall
          1000 ft
          Klosterhof 6, St. Gallen

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Facincani

          71% likes this, based on 33 reviews

          300 ft
          Gallusstrasse 39

          Phone: 71 222 27 46

        • Stickerei

          85% likes this, based on 33 reviews
          Cuisine: Bistro, Bar
          Price Range: USD 21 - USD 28

          300 ft
          Oberer Graben 44

          Phone: +41712226232

        • Mamma Assunta

          74% likes this, based on 13 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian
          Price Range: USD 21 - USD 26

          500 ft
          Gartenstrasse 5

          Phone: +41712222231

        • Schwanen Pizzeria Risotteria Hotel

          57% likes this, based on 41 reviews

          500 ft
          23 Webergasse

          Phone: +41 71 2226562

        • Drahtseilbahn

          68% likes this, based on 32 reviews
          Cuisine: Swiss
          Price Range: USD 15 - USD 20

          600 ft
          Sankt Georgen-Strasse 3

          Phone: 071 222 42 17

        Einstein St. Gallen Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Einstein St. Gallen

        Average guest rating

        out of 10
        Based on 119 reviews

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        Individual guest reviews

        • Couple

          It was a real shame that the pool was not open and neither was the restaurant only the coffee shop. The hotel lobby was being renovated so all in all I was a little disappointed,

          • Average rating
        • Older travelers

          Very nice and elegant hotel close to the city center. Valet parking (charge) only. Spacious rooms, friendly staff.

          • Average rating
        • Single

          Certainly the nicest hotel in St Gallen.

          Unless you're traveling alone, don't get the economy room.

          • Average rating
        • Family with children

          The hotel is nicely located. The staff is very friendly.

          It was hot in the room. The music in the bar downstairs was very loud, even when we closed the windows it was difficult to sleep.

          • Average rating
        • Older travelers

          Fruit tray on each floor.

          However I wish management would provide free coffee in lobby in morning and /or coffee , tea brewer in room. I don't know why the hallway door giving access to elevators is locked at night.

          • Average rating
        • Group of friends

          The staff were very nice.

          However, we were not informed about the fact that breakfast was automatically booked for us. We haven't been given a map of the city either. Maybe there was some miscommunication due to the fact that we checked in early and we had to come back later and maybe the receptionist in the afternoon thought that the one in the morning had explained things to us. Very nice hotel otherwise.

          • Average rating
        • Single

          Mostly the location, just off the city center and close to the railway station.

          The furniture and services were very basic, a bit less than four stars. The room awfully needed some refurbishment. My windows overlooked an ugly backyard building. All in all, this hotels deserves no more than three stars, with the price of 220 CHF/night it's extremely overprized, not value for money.

          • Average rating
        • Family with children

          Excellent bedding quality

          Restricted hours of spa facilities over the weekend, starting only at 10am and closing early

          • Average rating
        • Couple

          a business hotel located in the center of st. gallen city. very nice bed and towels.

          • Average rating
        • Single

          Location in the city and close to train station; good size of room.

          • Average rating
        • Older travelers

          Location, bathrooms and towels, beds and quilts/bedlinen

          Breakfast in the next Building is a nuissance especially when it is raining or snowing.

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