Best of the Best 2018 - 453
FAIRMONT HOTEL VIER JAHRESZEITEN
HA MB U R G, GER MA N Y
N E I G H B O R H O O D City Center, Binnenalster Lake
Luxurious Fairmont Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten is the epitome of a traditional European grand
hotel. The hotel at Binnenalster Lake in the heart of Hamburg welcomes guests in charming
magnificence and timeless elegance. Close to exclusive shopping and major sites, the hotel
perfectly harmonizes tradition with contemporary and international lifestyles, as is reflected in
the décor of the renovated guestrooms - many of which offer views of the Inner Alster Lake.
An eclectic selection of restaurants is available, ranging from the two-Michelin-stars Haerlin
restaurant to the Nikkei Nine restaurant, which offers Japanese-Peruvian cuisine.
$100 value hotel credit per stay.
To savor a superb degustation menu and
enjoy a look behind the scenes, dine at
the Chef's Table of two-Michelin-stars and
19 Gault Millau points-awarded Haerlin
Distance from Hamburg Airport (HAM): 20 minutes
Size: 156 rooms Room Style: Contemporary Vibe: Sophisticated
THE FONTENAY HAMBURG
HA MB U R G, GER MA N Y
N E I G H B O R H O O D Lakeside Luxury at its Best
$100 value food and beverage credit
(excluding gourmet restaurant) per stay.
With the newly opened and architecturally
forward Elbphilharmonie concert hall, the
hotel is a prime home base for music lovers.
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Set on the beautiful shores of Lake Alster in the heart of the city, The Fontenay Hamburg,
scheduled to open mid-December 2017, will treat guests to gorgeous lake views and fresh air
each morning through opening windows and private balconies in each guestroom. All rooms
will feature fine parquet flooring, flat-screen televisions and walk-in wardrobes; suites with a
second bedroom and interconnecting rooms will also be available. A top-floor spa, a rooftop
indoor/outdoor pool that blends seamlessly with the lake and a gourmet restaurant together
with a bar offering 320° panoramic lake views round out the urban hideaway's appeal.
Distance from Hamburg Airport (HAM): 6 miles/9 km
Size: 131 rooms Room Style: Contemporary Vibe: Sophisticated
SCHLOSS ELMAU LUXURY SPA RETREAT AND
KR Ü N , GER MA N Y
N E I G H B O R H O O D Schloss Neuschwanstein
Sixty-two miles (100 km) south of Munich is Schloss Elmau, tucked deep in the calm of the
Bavarian Alps. It's a sanctuary framed by dramatic peaks and streams; a spa retreat, family
escape and romantic haven; a place to breathe deep and discover. Three adult spas offer outstanding treatments - and the largest hammam this side of Istanbul. Recharge in the empowering Alps as your children go free-range in three family spas, the kids' club or edutainment
workshops. The variety of restaurants cover everything from high-end Thai cuisine to fondue
feasts. Browse the bookshop and library, or enjoy a world-class recital in the concert hall.
EUR100 spa services credit per stay.
The hotel regularly welcomes renowned
artists and performers who give concerts and
talks. Admission is free for hotel guests.
Distance from Innsbruck Airport (INN): 15 miles/24 km
Size: 162 rooms Room Style: Contemporary Vibe: Casual