Arrival & Location

How to get to Samedan

Hotel Donatz is located in the centre of Samedan in the Engadine. The best way to reach us is by car or the Rhaetian Railway.

By public transport

The approach via the Albula and Bernina line with the Rhaetian Railway (RhB) is particularly recommended. On the way from Chur to the Engadine you will pass winding tunnels and viaducts and enjoy the view of the picturesque landscape.

Check the online timetable and look forward to a unique journey to Samedan.

By car

You can reach the Engadin by car from anywhere in Switzerland, Italy, Germany and Austria. You can park directly at the Hotel Donatz - free of charge in the outdoor car parks or in the underground car park for CHF 15 per night.

  • Zurich - Samedan: 200 km, 3 hours
  • Milan - Samedan: 175 km, 3 hours
  • Munich - Samedan: 300 km, 4 hours
  • Basel - Samedan: 250 km, 4 hours

Inform yourself about the current road conditions before your arrival in the Engadine. If there is a lot of snow, a crossing over the passes is only permitted with tracks or 4x4 vehicles. Alternatively, we recommend using the Vereina car transport from Klosters to the Lower Engadine.

Important information about the route

To get to Hotel Donatz, we recommend the following route: From Samedan railway station, follow Via Retica. At the end of the road, turn left onto Via Plazzet and follow the road to Hotel Donatz.


Location Hotel Donatz Samedan

What our guests say

Cross-country skiing holidays

Relax and unwind with excellent cuisine - this is what Hotel Donatz is all about. The included admission to the mineral bath is a further plus after a strenuous day of cross-country skiing. The staff is extremely helpful and courteous.

Cross-country skiing holidays

Reviewed in February 2019