Schloss Elmau Luxury Spa Retreat & Cultural Hideaway

Schloss Elmau Luxury Spa Retreat & Cultural Hideaway

Bavarian Alps, Germany

Schloss Elmau is located 100 km south of Munich at 1000 m above sea level in probably the most beautiful sanctuary of the Bavarian Alps. Traveling aesthetes enjoy its liberating sense of space and casual luxury as well as its unique cultural tradition with some of the greatest artists and authors of our time.

hotel Guide


  • 70 Deluxe Rooms and Suites feature Natural Stone Bathrooms and Schramm Mattresses. 35 Suites and Junior Suites in the West Wing with giant windows that open up to breathtaking views of the Mountains

Our Favourite

  • Schloss Elmau is celebrating classical music, jazz and food for thought with some of the greatest artists and authors of our time in more than 200 events each year

Wellness & Spa

  • The Badehaus Spa (32,000ft²) is probably the most beautiful spa in the world and features several relaxation areas and terraces, Spa Restaurant, Yoga Room, Spa Treatment Lounge and 15 treatment rooms, all with spectacular mountains views 80ft Infinity Rooftop Pool, Salt Water Pool and Cold Plunge Pool. Finnish Sauna and Salt Steam Room

Wine & Dine

  • 7 award winning Restaurants - 'Luce d´Oro' with 16 Gaullt Millau Points & 1 Michelin Star and 'Fidello' with 15 Gaullt Millau Points
  • A mountain Hut with panoramic views of the surrounding alps
  • The 'Kaminstüberl' is your place for fondues & more
  • 'Al camino' lounge & bar for live jazz piano
  • 'Salettl lounge':tv & movies, billards & foosball


  • There is no Dresscode at Schloss Elmau


  • Rooms from € 486 / day including half board, local city tax and Vat

Local Guide

Good to know

  • There is plenty to discover, make a trip to the fascination castle of Neuschwanstein or King Ludwig mountain refuge with the BMW I3 Cars free of charge

Winter activities

  • The ski concierge will take care of your equipment, planning of ski safaris, skiing classes for adults and children and cross-country courses (over 30 km of the best groomed routes) directly out front snow-shoe hikes, ice skating and toboggan rentals, horse-drawn carriage rides and much, much more

Summer activities

  • Guided mountain tours. More than 70 tours with experienced mountain guides are waiting for you mountain or trekking bikes
  • Tennis and volleyball
  • Several attractive golf courses nearby
  • The hotel is happy to organize rowing and wind surfing on Lakes, whitewater kayaking, whitewater rafting on the Inn and Isar rivers, climbing, or horseback riding

Don't miss

  • Schloss Elmau features probably the biggest and best bookstore in any hotel around the world
  • Three libraries (mostly english, german and french)

How to get there

  • By plane: Nearest airports are Innsbruck (45min drive) and Munich which is a 1 1/2h drive Taxis charge approx. € 100 to Innsbruck and € 200 to Munich. Transfers can be arranged
  • Train station is Klais (10 min drive)

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October 2020

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