Train in operation Ascent rides: 08.30 – 16.30 / Descent rides: 08.30 – 17.00
Train in operation Ascent rides: 08.30 – 16.30 / Descent rides: 08.30 – 17.00
Double room Junior Suite Saentis Säntis - the hotel

Säntis-the hotel

A place like no other, smack-dab in the middle of the great outdoors.

The three-star superior hotel «Säntis – the hotel» is located at the foot of the Säntis. It’s modern, inspiring and charming. Stay overnight on the Schwägalp pass and unwind in our spa oasis with a view of the stunning Alpine pastures.

double room standard Säntis - das Hotel

Inviting rooms

Our 68 comfortable and distinct rooms and junior suites are the perfect choice for a peaceful and relaxing stay.
When you wake up, you’ll be greeted with spectacular views of the steep rocky face of Säntis or the idyllic Alpine pastures.

Weidwaldwellness Sauna Saentis - das Hotel

Weidwald spa

The sound of chirping birds. Idyllic Alpine pastures. A place that touches the soul.

Our spa area features a Finnish sauna, bio sauna, steam bath, hot tub and sensory showers, and is the perfect place to feel refreshed and recharged. Unwind in the relaxation room with a view of the pristine natural surroundings, and enjoy the fresh Alpine air on the wellness path with Kneipp foot bath basins.

Restaurant Schwaegalp Schwaegalpstube


We offer our guests nothing short of top quality, because they deserve nothing less. Popular Appenzell and Toggenburg specialties and a sumptuous breakfast buffet are part of the comprehensive offering in our restaurants on the Schwägalp pass and the summit. We pride ourselves on serving regional, fresh, delicious, hearty food.


The area surrounding “Säntis – the hotel” offers an almost endless range of leisure activities throughout the year.


"Säntis - the hotel" is located on the Schwägalp and is the starting point of the Säntis cable car. Schwägalp is easily accessible all year round by public transport or by car.

Package deals

Saentis peak view summer


Schwaegalp NatureExperience Park Hiking Trail


Extend your weekend

Starry night

When the new moon is out, the starry sky over the Säntis is a spectacular sight to see