Luxury Spa Retreat & Cultural Hideaway

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Dear Guests,

we will reopen December 1st. You can make your reservation for the holiday season in full confidence that we are adapting to all Covid-19 health and safety protocols and that you will be able to fully enjoy the abundance of space and privacy in Schloss Elmau and the energy of pristine nature with wintersports in the empowering Alps.

We are looking forward to welcoming you!

Dietmar Mueller-Elmau

Schloss Elmau Experience

Nature. Well-Being. Highculture.

Experience the soothing sounds of silence and rushing streams in a magical sanctuary of the Bavarian Alps just 60 miles south of Munich and a short drive from Garmisch-Partenkirchen. A feeling of peace and belonging in spacious rooms and suites offering breathtaking views. A liberating sense of calm and serenity in six spas and pools for adults and families. Taijiquan and Yoga retreats with exceptional teachers. Sports in pristine nature. Inspiring programs for kids and teens. Outstanding food & service in restaurants for cosmopolitans. A phenomenal bookstore. Jazz & Classical Music Concerts by the great artists of our time.

Sports Unlimited in Winter

Alpin Skiing on the Zugspitz Glacier
Mindful Skiing
Alpin Skiing in Garmisch
Alpin Skiing & Snowboarding in Seefeld /Austria
Skiouring & Freeriding
Ice Skating & Hockey
Snowshoe Hiking
Walking to our
Mountain Restaurant
E-Mountainbiking in Winter with spikes
Sun Bathing
Husky Dog Sledding

The Destination

in the heart of the Bavarian Alps

Discover one of the most beautiful regions of the Alps. Find us tucked between the Zugspitz Glacier and the Karwendel Mountain Range. Just 60 miles from Munich and 25 miles from Innsbruck. A short drive from Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

Casual Luxury

in two unique Leading Hotels

A Cultural Hideaway rebuilt in 2007. A Luxury Spa Retreat built for the G7 Summit in 2015. 200 yards apart, with breathtaking views and amenities open to all. Throughout, a liberating sense of space and privacy. Expansive rooms and suites. The ultimate in state-of-the-art comfort and design. Timeless Italian elegance blended with subtle oriental influences. Warm lighting and precious natural materials from around the world.


in six spas for adults & families

Relax with soothing and healing treatments. Three spas with four outdoor pools heated year round. An authentic Oriental Hamam. Just for adults. Or quality time with your kids in three large Family Spas and Pools.

Yoga Retreats

in the ultimate Yoga Pavillon

Improve relaxation and attention skills in a Jivamukti Yoga Center. Or in Yoga Retreats and the Annual Yoga Summit led by outstanding teachers of most popular yoga disciplines.


in a legendary concert hall

Experience the healing and liberating power of Classical Music and Jazz. Unforgettable moments in concerts and festivals with the great artists in tune with the uniqueness of our era.

Casual Dining

in restaurants for cosmopolitans

Feast on outstanding cuisine. Casual yet superlative service in restaurants for adults or families. Locally sourced produce and Bavarian, Italian, French and Japanese specialties. Dine at our 2-Star Michelin restaurant. Chill out in lounges offering snacks in front of open fireplaces.

Food for Thought

in a bookstore for four generations

Discover a unique and inspiring bookstore. And three richly stocked libraries. Hear and discuss the resounding questions of our time with visiting authors and great minds from six continents. 


in Seefeld and Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Ideal Alpine Skiing on the slopes of the Zugspitz Glacier, Garmisch or Seefeld in Austria.Direct access from the hotel to cross-country skiing, walks and hikes on magnificent trails.

Summer Sports

in the empowering Alps

Reenergize. Swim in crystal clear mountain lakes. Jog along rushing streams. Hike or climb one of seventy nearby peaks. E-mountain-bike or road bike. Tennis, golf, archery. Or kite surfing on the Walchensee.

King Ludwig II.

at 1800 m above sea level

Discover the Schachenhaus of King Ludwig II. Accessible only from Schloss Elmau. A 3-hour hike or 1-hour e-mountainbike ride in the Wetterstein Mountains. The Schachenhaus boasts the most exquisite architecture in the Alps. Here, in a world of beauty, complexity and contradictions, Ludwig II. felt liberated. And it was here he always celebrated his birthdays.

Family Vacations

in a paradise for relaxed parents & kids

Let your kids roam fee and participate in inspiring edutainment workshops, sports programs and soccer camps with professional trainers from the German Bundesliga.


Fashion & Lifestyle

Discover the latest fashion from young designers and buy some of the unique accessories, furniture items, lights, fabrics and colored bathrobes from Schloss Elmau.

Exclusive Events

in unique locations

Schloss Elmau is the perfect place not only for a G7 Summit, but also for exclusive meetings and events. Either one or both hotels can be booked exclusively for events with up to 300 persons.


Experience the authentic beat of berlin at the Oranienplatz in Kreuzberg. The ultimate in state-of-the-art comfort and design within an Art Nouveau landmark. An oasis of calm and serenity in a Retreat for global nomands. An outstanding restaurant for locals & cosmopolitans. A unique salon for meetings overlooking the capital. A trendy bar and lounge featuring open fire places & concerts exclusively with artists living in Berlin.

designed & managed
by Schloss Elmau