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Schloss Elmau Luxury Spa & Cultural Hideaway

5.0 of 5 Resort   |   In Elmau 2, 82493 Elmau, Bavaria, Germany
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Moscow, Russia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just returned from Schloss Elmau where we stayed 10 days with our 1.5 year old son. It was his first international trip and in principle his first big journey outside going to our summer house in Sochi. The hotel is wonderful. Even though we studied only a part of what it can offer, we were quite impressed by its children... More

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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43 reviews 43 reviews
14 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Verynice pocation, rooms typical of the region, professional personel. You will need car to movearound, or you have to choose to stay in and just relaxing. Very good food and exceptional choises in breakfast.Nice place to stay..

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Nikolai_Bloyd, General Manager at Schloss Elmau Luxury Spa & Cultural Hideaway, responded to this review

Dear CAMEX, Thank you for the visit and for the kind review. We take breakfast very seriously as it is considered the most important meal of the day! We are glad you appreciated our efforts! All the best, Nikolai General Manager Schloss Elmau nikolai@schloss-elmau.de More

Birmingham, Michigan
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are some architecturally and design-impressive hotels. There are great spas and scenery. There are wonderfully competent staffs. But few hotels provide all three in the equally sensational measure as does Schloss Elmau. The management shows it cares about you having a great experience by being visible and welcoming. Every detail is meticulously thought out, such as the background music... More

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Nikolai_Bloyd, General Manager at Schloss Elmau Luxury Spa & Cultural Hideaway, responded to this review

Dear Tom K, That is very high Praise!! Thank you so much for the comments and for the stunning review. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed all facets of our property. I look forward to your next visit and hope that you contact me personally before. All the best, Nikolai General Manager Schloss Elmau nikolai@schloss-elmau.de More

Carmel, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 4 days here in mid June during a 3 week trip to Turkey and Europe and had wonderful experience. The resort is located in a spectacular setting at the base of the mountains in a large national park. The scenery is beautiful. The room was modern, well appointed and quite comfortable with outstanding views. The spa is world... More

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Nikolai_Bloyd, General Manager at Schloss Elmau Luxury Spa & Cultural Hideaway, responded to this review

Dear jjp10, Thank you for the comments and the praise. I hope that during your next visit you stay longer, and can enjoy ever more of the property. Since you are from Carmel, and I am from San Francisco, please let me know if you need anything at all before planning your next trip to Germany or to Schloss Elmau.... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simply one of the best Hotels I have ever stayed in, everything is perfect there: Spa, Service, Surroundings, concerts, Room Size can vary, but every room is decorated with an eye for detail. Breakfast is absolutely outstanding, if you want it a bit more quiet, go to the bathhouse, selection of foods is slightly smaller than in the big restaurant,... More

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Nikolai_Bloyd, General Manager at Schloss Elmau Luxury Spa & Cultural Hideaway, responded to this review

Dear Nils M, thank you!!! See you soon and please do not hesitate to contact me if I can help in anyway prior to your next visit. All the best, Nikolai General Manager Schloss Elmau nikolai@schloss-elmau.de More

Berlin, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything is first class and the cultural program an outstanding aspect! The Spa is super and everyone was friendly and helpful. No complaints. The views are great; the food varied and well prepared, and most importantly, the care taken to insure one's comfort outstanding!

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Nikolai_Bloyd, General Manager at Schloss Elmau Luxury Spa & Cultural Hideaway, responded to this review

Dear Peter_SG9455AJ, Thank you for the kind review and we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed our Cultural Program as well as the Spa and Restaurants. We look forward to your next visit and hope that you will contact me personally if I can be of any assistance. All the best, Nikolai General Manager Schloss Elmau nikolai@schloss-elmau.de More

Munich, Germany
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A luxury hotel located in heaven. The spa and the four pools are wonderful and the healthy spa restaurant serves deep fried battered prawns over wok fried fresh vegetables with deep fried samosas. Now that is a hotel that understands healthy eating! The Italian restaurant is the one to go to,the food is excellent and the wine choices are just... More

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Nikolai_Bloyd, General Manager at Schloss Elmau Luxury Spa & Cultural Hideaway, responded to this review

Dear Susan2395, "How good can it get?", that was your question, well we try to make it better each and every day! As soon as we stop doing that, we will lose that special spark that makes Elmau, Elmau. Thank you for the kind words and for the praise on the restaurant Fidelio. In our Spa Restaurant Ananda our menu... More

Napa, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Schloss Elmau is absolutely amazing!!! Our family recently spent 5 days there this past June. The setting is breathtakingly beautiful: the Bavarian alps, lush pines and greenery with rolling hills are its backdrop. The hotel is both a wellness hotel and family resort. There are 4 pools throughout the property to choose from and relax in. The spa is full... More

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Nikolai_Bloyd, General Manager at Schloss Elmau Luxury Spa & Cultural Hideaway, responded to this review

Dear Terri R, I can only thank you for your kind words. We are so happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay and the surrounding areas. We look forward to welcoming you again during your next European Trip! All the best, Nikolai General Manager Schloss Elmau nikolai@schloss-elmau.de More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When finally driving around the bend and seeing Elmau lying ahead in its beautiful setting - I already feel stress falling off my shoulders. The Yoga retreats in recent years have been wonderful! Having breakfast at the Ananda afterwards without the kids and dinner in the evening in a true family atmosphere - I love this combination. The staff takes... More

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Nikolai_Bloyd, General Manager at Schloss Elmau Luxury Spa & Cultural Hideaway, responded to this review

Dear Swanni U, It is always a pleasure for us to welcome back guests. The fact that you enjoy Ananda so much and that you see all the hard work that Johannes Mikenda and his spa team have invested into our Yoga program (with over 20 retreats a year) makes us very happy. Please let me know how we can... More

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Based on other reviews and the website, I knew I was in for a treat, but my expectations were exceeded at the Scloss Elmau. I stayed three nights with my parents and it was just an incredible experience from start to finish. We arrived by train from Munich and the hotel picked us up from the station. On arrival we... More

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Address: In Elmau 2, 82493 Elmau, Bavaria, Germany
Location: Germany > Bavaria > Upper Bavaria > Elmau
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Schloss Elmau Luxury Spa & Cultural Hideaway 5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Suspending time for body and mind. Get away from it all in an Alpine sanctuary of magical beauty. Feel the spirit of the mountains. Listen to the sound of tranquillity. Be enchanted by some of the greatest artists performing classical music and jazz or meet fascinating authors. Rejuvenate in four spas, offering perfect calm for adults and quality time for families. Chill out in restaurants and lounges enhanced by a passion for service and care. ... more   less 
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