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Schloss Elmau

A state-of-the-art hotel situated in the most charismatic sanctuary of the Bavarian Alps, close to Garmisch Partenkirchen, is the Schloss Elmau. The breathtaking facility offers its customers an exquisite place for living, fine dining, and a relaxing spa experience. The hotel hosted the G7 summit back in 2015.


Schloss Elmau is a total cultural hideaway that offers the most premium services. This makes it a dream holiday destination for people planning a much-awaited getaway. Moreover, it offers services and space for concert halls and interaction sessions with great artists. Besides, there are bookshops for people with diversified reading tastes. 

The luxury hotel provides you with a calm and soothing environment to get a whiff of the natural valleys and mountains. This makes it a place for all kinds of interests and tastes. Besides, the resort is the best place to get some privacy and your desired me-time. Additionally, it offers spacious executive lounges and 70 hotel rooms. There are also premium restaurants to keep you and your families secure and undisturbed. For the children´s Schloss Elmau also offers a kid´s club and soccer camps during the summer.

Schloss Elmau has five restaurants so that guests can enjoy a delicious variety of meals. What's more, guests can get the most comfortable and peaceful sleep in the luxury suites. These offer a relaxing and elegant view of the west and south peaks.

Extensive and Spacious Luxury Suites 

Established in 2015, the Michelin-starred hotel offers almost 50 large exquisite suites with Wetterstein mountain ranges' sensational views. Besides, the hotel rooms exude elegance and premium appeal, offering a delightful living experience. The rooms also offer luminous lighting and luxurious designs, giving the interiors a classy Italian touch. 

Schloss encompasses state-of-the-art facilities such as a soundproof mechanical cooling system, deluxe stone bathrooms, and soft mattresses from Schram. The minibar and home-theatre speak of the luxury and modern-day appeal of the rooms inside the hotel. Moreover, the Wetterstein Wing corridors are well-lit, connecting 32 junior suites, apartments, and traditional double rooms.

Every room provides the luxury of large and fully opening windows with a magnificent view of the Southern ranges. Oak Parquet, Lambert Home, and Kokon furniture are in all rooms, serving its customer the best in every aspect. 

The standard rooms feature an executive kitchen with cutting-edge cooking equipment and white tiled bathrooms. On the other hand, the hotel's deluxe rooms offer customers stoned bathrooms. There are also soft and oversized mattresses and beds made of Oakwood.

Restaurants for a Stunning Dining Experience

You will experience a genuinely hospitable and welcoming environment. You can sort your dine-in preferences between live cooking buffet and standard menu from France, Asia, or Japan. Moreover, guests are always the center of attention at gourmet restaurants. There, they can enjoy casual walk-in evening snacks and meals. These include cakes and tea in executive lounges with warm fireplaces. 

Chef Christoph Rainer (the hotel's best chef) is well-known for his French cuisine expertise. You can enjoy the time of your life at Luce D´Oro and have the best dining experience at restaurants ready to serve the esteemed guests at the Spa Retreat and Cultural Hideaway Schloss Elmau. 

The company owns the attractive and most gazed ''Elmauer Alm'', built-in 1942, having a height of almost 1200m. It gives off a magnificent view of the mountain ranges Karwendel and Wetterstein Mountain ranges.

Guests can even take a friendly 40-minute hike towards the alpine pasture using the Schloss Elmau. Moreover, they can take a 60-minute hike from Kranzbach, another excellent hiking track coupled with sensational and breathtaking views.

Why is Schloss Elmau Your Dream Destination?

Premium living, scrumptious dining, and a soothing spa offer a breathtaking holiday experience. The Spa and Sauna cater to the guests' expectations looking for a relaxing experience and peace of mind.

  • Shantigiri Adults and Lady Spa 

Both welcome customers of 16 and above coming to Schloss Elmau to spend quality time with family and friends. A spacious sauna, only for women, is provided in the sanctuary with a breathtaking view of mountainous ranges. The sauna area may include a Finnish Sauna, outstretching for around 36 square meters, a sheltered terrace, a brine steam bath, access to the infinity pool 35C, and a relaxation room. 

These Spa features state-of-the-art facilities and offers the natural scenery of the Frechenbach and Wetterstein mountains. The hotel's infrastructure and facilities also include tea lounges and small cozy fireplaces for warmth and light. Guests can use the Shantigiri Family Spa's facilities like treatment rooms, relaxation rooms, and lap pools with ''Shantigiri Family Spa''. 

  • Nature Spa Experience

Nature Spa is situated a hundred meters under the retreat and hideaway in a deep valley, over the crystal clear-looking French back Mountain. You can relish the most unique, exquisite, and newest form of spa culture, providing you with world-class services in the sanctuary of isolated and undisturbed Bavarian Alps. 

The lap pool is maintained at a temperature of 27 °C in summers, and after an hour in the sauna, the guests can go for a swim in the pool, having a temperature set at 13°C. The additional services include three tennis courts, an Adventure Playground, Water polo Soccer, Table tennis, Badminton, Volleyball, Frisbee, Grill & bar.

Trails to Ferchensee 

A 3km stunning trail, with fresh air breeze and natural scents, leads along the renowned crystal-clear Ferchenbach to the famous and magnificent Ferchensee, where you can enjoy your summer days swimming at temperatures around 22-25C. 

Ferchensee is 10 minutes away from the hotel if you travel by electric bike and 15 minutes by mountain bike. It would take approximately 25 minutes by jogging, 30 minutes if one walks fast, and 60 minutes while taking a pleasant leisurely walk. Yoga Facilities, your Ultimate Stress Reliever

At the world-class Jivamukti Yoga Center, courses are from 8.30 am- 10 am, and for experienced people, the session is from 4 pm- 5.30 pm. Advanced and Certified Jivamukti Yoga Teachers, expertly trained by New York professionals, are appointed as instructors at the Yoga Centre. In the Taiji Retreat, Yang style's yoga techniques, flexibility, and choreography are among the most frequently performed physical exercises under experts' supervision. Also, Qigong exercises are performed for gentle warm-ups, muscle strengthening, coordination, and flexibility.

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Rooms and Suites at Schloss Elmau

From 1,083 USD

Junior Suite Retreat ( 61m2 )

Suite with south-facing mountain view, 16m2 natural-stone bathroom with mountain view, separat WC, bedroom with Schramm® bed (200x210 cm), living area...

From 2,027 USD

Summit Suite Retreat ( 125m2 )

Suite with panorama view on the mountains, south-facing balcony, 24m2 bathroom with mountain view and separate WC, 2nd WC, bedroom with Schramm® bed (...

From 1,240 USD

Tower Suite Retreat ( 85m2 )

Suite with balcony, northwest or northeast- facing valley view, sunrise and evening sun, 20m2 bathroom with valley view, bedroom with Schramm® bed (20...

From 1,482 USD

Ferchenbach Suite Retreat ( 74m2 - 86m2 )

Suite with south-facing mountain view, 20 m2 natural-stone bathroom with mountain views, 2nd WC, bedroom with Schramm® bed (200x210 cm), sofa bed, cha...

From 1,261 USD

Junior Suite XL Retreat ( 71m2 )

Suite with south-facing mountain view, 16m2 natural-stone mountain view bathroom with separate WC, bedroom with Schramm® bed (200x210 cm), living area...

From 1,349 USD

Family Suite Retreat ( 78m2 )

Suite with north-facing valley view, sunrise and evening sun, 12m2 natural-stone bathroom with a valley view, separate WC, bedroom with Schramm® bed (...

From 728 USD

Deluxe Room ( 33m2 )

Room in the South Wing, natural-stone bathroom with shower/WC, oversized bed (200x210 cm).

From 849 USD

Junior Suite Deluxe ( 40m2 )

Suite in the South or West Wing, natural-stone bathroom with separate WC, oversized bed (200x210 cm), living room area with sofa bed.

From 908 USD

Large Room Retreat ( 49m2 - 55m2 )

Room with south-facing mountain view, 12m2 natural-stone bathroom with shower/WC, bedroom with Schramm® bed (200x210 cm), southfacing balcony, loggia...

Large Room Retreat ( 49m2 - 55m2 )

With south-facing mountain view, 12m2 natural-stone bathroom with shower/WC, bedroom with Schramm bed (200x210 cm), southfacing balcony, loggia or ter...

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