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Riessersee Hotel Resort

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Riess 5, 82467 Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Heidelberg, Germany
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106 reviews 106 reviews
18 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have stayed a few times at this hotel and have always enjoyed our time here. It has been a few years since our previous stay and I can say that it only got better! Our two rooms were in Haus C which have been renovated since our last stay which was a nice surprise. Other floors had clearly not... More

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Riessersee, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Riessersee Hotel Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you so much vor this detailed and positive feedback to your holidays at lake Riessersee in Garmisch-Partenkirchen! We have read it attentive and got some ideas to change things and make it even better for the future, for example a breakfast menu to order all sorts of eggs. So your next stay -. hopefully soon - will... More

Dresden, Germany
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The pictures look great and make it look like you have a beautiful mountain view from your room. The reality is you look over a lake that looks like a summer camp for kids. The mountain view is only when you are at the summer camp lake. Add to that that they couldn't get the luggage to the right room... More

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Riessersee, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Riessersee Hotel Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, we are very sorry that we have caused you so much trouble. Be sure, the summer camp party is not our standard. Normally a holiday at the Riessersee means relaxation and calm, not party and loud music till midnight. All suites at the main building have an aircondition so we recommend this for your next stay. We don´t... More

Essen, Germany
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113 reviews 113 reviews
29 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i was staying there for two nights during the BMW Biker Days in Garmisch. the room is great, with the bed above (you have stairs to walk to bed). makes the room really, really unique. Only trouble is to have the bathroom downstairs when you enjoeyed the nice, local beer. Beer garden at the lake is great. So is the... More

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Riessersee, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Riessersee Hotel Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for taking the time for a feedback to your stay. We are very happy to hear that everything satisfied you! To make it perfect the next time we recommend our suites at the lake house ;) Have a great time till we meet again at the shores of lake Riessersee! Kind regards, Uschi Glas Assistant to... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four fantastic days . The hotel offers an excelent atmosphere . Good food , Good bed , Good peaple . We loved it . I recomend the SPA sauna and the swimming pool also . Very Nice terapy Victorio Fae ( S.Paulo - Brasil )

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Riessersee, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Riessersee Hotel Resort, responded to this review

Dear Victorio Fay, thank you so much for your warm and friendly words! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We hope you arrived home safe and we are looking forward to your next stay in Garmisch-Partenkirchen! Kind regards from lake Riessersee, Bavaria, More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We accidently found this hotel. We were treated very professionally and kindly upon our arrival. Our room was clean and lovely. The bathroom was very nice and also clean. The temperature outside was wonderful so we did not have to use the heat or AC. Our favorite part was breakfast every morning. So much wonderful and excellently prepared food to... More

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Riessersee, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Riessersee Hotel Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you very much for your positive feedback! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much and of course we will give your compliments to our staff, especially to our Italian barkeeper Piero. We really hope to welcome you again if you ever join the Garmisch area in the future. All best wishes... More

Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We booked a 3-night package at this aged hotel in the Bavarian Alps. Our decision to visit this hotel was based on the advertised wellness area. The area is beautiful - surrounded by mountains with a little lake right by the hotel, which made for nice morning walks after enjoying a good breakfast buffet (great fresh orange juice). Upon arrival,... More

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Riessersee, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Riessersee Hotel Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you very much for your statement - we are unhappy to hear that you were not fully satisfied with the Riessersee Hotel Resort. Due to some important repairs we had to close parts of the Spa area for four weeks. Everything is finished and new now. We are sorry that it is too late for you but... More

Helsinki, Finland
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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We spend two nights this Hotel. Rooms very good, clean and Linen was excellent. Specially the bed was King Size. View from the lake restaurant was amazing. Breakfast: + from fresh orange juice and the scrambled eggs. Desert selection was below the average. There should be more personal working on breakfast. Spa: Finnish sauna was good, Bio sauna rather cold... More

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Riessersee, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Riessersee Hotel Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you very much for your kind statement, we are glad to hear that you did enjoy your stay! We hope to welcome again at the shores of lake Riessersee and send all best wishes in the meantime! Kind regards, Uschi Glas Assistant to management More

Houston
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

Unfortunately we only stayed at this hotel for one night on a recent trip to Germany and hope that we might be able to return sometime! We stayed off season but right at the start of winter. The setting for this hotel is breathtaking up on a hill overlooking the Alps. It has a nice homey feel! The rooms were... More

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Uschi_Glas, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Riessersee Hotel Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you very much for your warm and friendly words. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at the Riessersee Hotel Resort and we are really looking forward to welcome you again in the future. Meanwhile we wish you a peaceful christmas and all the best for the new year 2014. Seasons greetings from the Riessersee in Bavaria! More

Oregon
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
30 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

I was striking out for hotels in GP. A kind concierge suggested this hotel, and wow what a difference it made. Up on a hill overlooking the valley, beautiful views from the flower filled balcony, it couldn't seem to get better. Then it did. We went to the pool and spa area and wow, how cool was this gem of... More

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Uschi_Glas, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Riessersee Hotel Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you so much for your warm and friendly words! This is what makes our daily work valuable and it is the reason why we love our job and the guests. Thank you so much for giving us this feedback. All best wishes and we hope to welcome you again some day here at the Riessersee. More

London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

I stayed here for 3 nights half-board with family. The hotel is traditional and theres alot to do in the local area. We had two suites which were very spacious across two floors each, one had two balconies and two bathrooms which was convenient. The food on the half board option changed, one night a la carte but another was... More

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Dear guest, thank you very much for your warm and friendly words. We are happy that you did enjoy your stay at the Riessersee Hotel Resort and we are looking forward to welcome you again sometimes in the future. Meanwhile, all best wishes your you and your family and thank you again for staying with us! More

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Address: Riess 5, 82467 Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
Location: Germany > Bavaria > Upper Bavaria > Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Riessersee Hotel Resort 4.5*
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Also Known As:
Riessersee Hotel Sport And Spa Resort
Riessersee Hotel Sport & Spa Garmisch-Partenkirchen

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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#2 Green Hotel in Garmisch-Partenkirchen #10 Luxury Hotel in Garmisch-Partenkirchen
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