Hospitality has always played an eminently important role for the Benedictines: according to the Rule of St. Benedict, a guest is warmly welcomed and honored on behalf of Christ.
The Mariastein Monastery offers people the unique opportunity to experience the special atmosphere of monastic life. According to the Rule of St. Benedict, with the guest also Christ is received.
Religious pilgrims and secular visitors, individuals and groups, enjoy throughout the year the heartfelt hospitality of the Benedictines. The cozy guesthouse with 20 rooms, the regular daily schedule with fixed meal times give the outsiders an incomparable insight and an unforgettable impression of the monastic life. In addition to the invitation to table and dialogue, guests are welcome to volunteer with the monks.
13 single rooms and 3 double rooms
2 single rooms and 1 double room
TVs in the rooms are deliberately omitted.
In addition to 3 meeting rooms and ample parking, the small garden, the lounge with the reference library, a piano and a harpsichord are at the guests' disposal. And the technical infrastructure leaves nothing to be desired:
- • Mobile projector
- • overhead projector
- • Flip chart, TV / Video with laptop connection
- • CD player
- • E-mails via PC in the common room available
The stay in the monastery Mariastein can be rounded off with the visit of an event - the program.
Individual guest: on request
Groups: Single rooms with full-board: CHF 85.–
Haus der Stille St. Gertrud
Guest area of the monastery with separate entrance.
Building of the 17./18. century, renovated 1986-1988.