The infrastructure of the PSI Guest House

The PSI Guest House offers our international users and visitors a pleasant and comfortable stay at PSI. The guesthouse is situated on the tranquil ground at the north end of PSI's west site. The research facilities are reachable within walking distance.


The Guest House offers a variety of rooms: 24 single rooms equipped with toilet and shower, 34 single rooms with wash basin (toilet and shower on the hallway), 8 double rooms with wash basin (toilet and shower on the hallway) and 3 double rooms equipped with toilet and shower. All our guest rooms are equipped with the following amenities: refrigerator, safe, radio controlled alarm clock, TV, phone for internal calls and free WiFi (WLAN) internet access. They are functionally equipped and regularly cleaned by our cleaning team. Linen and towels are at your disposal and are changed regularly. Please find our room rates on the link rates.


Guests are welcome to use our common kitchen with cooking facilities, dishwashers, toaster, electric kettle, pots and pans. Dishes are at our guests' disposal stored in a personal dish compartment. Furthermore there are vending machines for snacks and beverages.


On the groundfloor there is a big recreation room equipped with sofas, books and a big-screen television. Another lounge for leisure activities is located in the basement.

Leisure activities

Different leisure activities (Darts, tabletop soccer, board games) are at your disposal in the lounges.

PSI Sportclub, gym access

The PSI Sportclub offers several sports activities. In particular gym access is offered for the residents of the PSI Guest House. In case you are interested please fill in the web application form and follow the instructions given there.

Bike rental service

During opening hours, bikes and helmets can be rented at the User Office, the deposit is CHF 50,- / Euro 50,-

Catering at PSI

At PSI the personnel restaurant OASE and three cafeterias are at your disposal. Please take note of the opening hours.
Evening catering
From Monday to Friday dinner is served at the restaurant OASE from 5 pm to 8 pm. A light menu, salad and different specialities are offered, accompanied by a good glass of wine.
Night and weekend catering
The vending machines at Cafeteria West "Time-Out" are freshly stocked every evening and offer a wide choice of warm plate menus, cold plates and snacks as well as coffee and beverages. Payment is effected cashless with the badge; a credit loading station is near by. Additionally, further catering is available from Friday night over the weekend close to the Guest House and next to the SLS main entrance. Please visit this page for more information.It is located on the PSI West parking close to Guest House.