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Hotel Bad Schachen

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Bad Schachen 1, 88131 Lindau, Bavaria, Germany
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Ranked #17 of 33 hotels in Lindau
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Romanshorn, Switzerland
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106 reviews 106 reviews
19 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Located in Bodensee, Germany, it's 1.5 hours drive from Zurich, Switzerland. The best thing about this wellness hotel is just the location in Bodensee (Charming, Inviting and Relaxing) that's it! The Hotel's Lift was an eye catcher because its very, very old. The whole property needs a major renovation especially the facade. It reminds me of an old movie taken... More

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Austin, Texas
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42 reviews 42 reviews
12 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

This hotel is a time capsule from a different era. My great grand father stayed here in 1936 so I wanted to stay here. The room we had was huge with windows onto a balcony over looking the Bodensee. The ceilings must be 4 meters high. Our bed was very comfortable. The bath was wonderful with a deep soaking tub.... More

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69 reviews 69 reviews
29 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

We had a fantastic time at this hotel and were lucky with the weather- warm and sunny enough to enjoy a lake swim. Public areas are beautiful, majestic with high ceilings, large windows, wonderful lake front terrace for dining. Wonderful new indoor pool and renovated spa area- lounge in bathrobes outside the spa/pool area on recliners set out on the... More

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Keighley, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Hotels like this do not come cheap, but they are worth every penny. Views over Bodensee are spectacular, even including a flying Zeppilin! Service is outstanding, with full attention to detail. Food was excellent, we even managed one evening meal on the outside terrace, ( under a canopy as it later started to rain) and one breakfast, in the glorious... More

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Munich, Germany
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61 reviews 61 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

The hotel looks like an old grand hotel from the 1880's (which it is). Service was excellent, the waiter gave us a great wine recommentation. Food was very good, BBQ for dinner and a great offer for breakfast. Next to the hotel is a "Seebad" where you can jump right into Lake Constance and enjoy the clear water.

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Calgary, Canada
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12 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013 via mobile

I wouldn't have believed it if I had not experienced it myself but "it is like travelling to the past." Why would they have someone playing piano from late afternoon until 11pm every night, without stop? Why would you have high tea in the afternoon? Why would service and the quality of food and linens be beyond reproach? Why do... More

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

Don't know why it has recently gotten two (though it is clearly the same story) bad reviews..... I love this hotel Beautiful hotel directly located at the lake. Great service and beautifully decorated. Very elegant.....if you are lucky you'll see Royals, celebrities and Nobel Laureates. Stay for a couple of days longer to enjoy the Lake Constance! Make sure you... More

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5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

Two friends and I visited this place and first impressions where poor; painful service that only grew to excruciating by the time we got "dumped" in our cells / ("rooms"). For €170+ per night the only good thing was the view, but the cost is in terms of terrible rooms that are not part of the main building. These are... More

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Rye, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

I struggle to find anything good to say about my stay here. On the positive side, the communal areas of the hotel were lovely. Negative, well, where do I start! I was staying one night with friends on a driving holiday. We have large sports cars and specifically requested parking that would be spacious enough. The garage at the hotel... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

This time I stop longer! And I did right as the hotel Bad Schachen is one of these glorious old lady full of charm, right on the lake Constance's embankment which gives you the safe feeling that time has taken an halt in a luxuriant vegetation mid of a splendid parc.The service gives you a thoughtful attention and care to... More

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Also Known As:
Bad Schachen Hotel
Address: Bad Schachen 1, 88131 Lindau, Bavaria, Germany
Location: Germany > Bavaria > Swabia > Lindau
Amenities:
Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Lindau
#5 Luxury Hotel in Lindau
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel Bad Schachen 4.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Founded in 1752 and still owned and managed by the same family, the beautiful Hotel Bad Schachen was painstakingly rebuilt in 1906, faithfully embracing the Belle Epoque style. The hotel is idyllically situated in its own park, which leads directly to the shores of Lake Constance. Stunning views across the lake to the medieval island town of Lindau are afforded. An attractive outdoor pool on the lakefront and the new spa are the perfect places for recreation and wellbeeing. Indeed, the entire region's exceptional beauty and supreme tranquility make this a uniquely charming Bavarian summer retreat.125 guestrooms including 4 suites, in elegant and comfortable surroundings, mostly with balconies, thoughtful touches throughout, and every modern convenience. Most rooms face the lake, with glorious views across the water to the Swiss and Austrian Alps beyond.Spa and wellness center with beauty treatments, massage, fitness gym, saunas and steambath. 1920s-style outdoor pool, 2 clay tennis courts, a host of water sports on the lake (boat rentals, sailing and windsurfing), 2 beautiful nearby golf courses. ... more   less 
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