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Join us

We are all just guests in this world – and hospitality without limitations is at the basis of individual mobility and freedom. Accordingly, we are always looking for passionate hosts who want to indulge our guests, with supreme appreciation for everything that is individual & creative, and who wish to pursue a career in the top-tier, international hotel & catering trade.

I look forward to receiving your application!

Wiebke Mowat
HR Director
phone: +49 (0) 8823-18-840

Apprenticeship Programm with instant Career Opportunity

Training at Schloss Elmau is an education for life, and opens doors for you worldwide -not just at first-class hotel chains, hotels, restaurants and spas, but also to excellent career opportunities across all "people" businesses and professions.

My commitment

Since only a good employer can also be a good host, we reward outstanding performance not only with salaries above the collectively agreed pay scale, but also with exceptional promotions.We also guarantee:  An excellent staff canteen, 5-day week with electronic time & attendance recording, Christmas bonus 50% of gross monthly salary, 25 days' leave from the first year of employment, 27 days of leave from the 2nd year of employment, 30 days leave from the 4th year of employment, Holiday allowance € 200 gross, and contribution to capital accumulation & company pension provisions from the 2nd year of employment.

A Team of Individualists

Schloss Elmau employs more than 300 people from over 30 nations, including approx. 80 apprentices, interns and management trainees. Our innovative young management team has many years of experience and first-class connections in the international high-end hotel industry. Dietmar Mueller-Elmau, Managing Partner & Owner of Schloss Elmau, is the founder of / founded the globally market-leading Fidelio & Opera hotel systems. Flat hierarchies, an open mind for new ideas, and an appreciation of non-conformist individuality and authenticity ensure a pleasant and exciting workplace.

Great location & possibilities

Schloss Elmau is located 100 km south of Munich, 40 km north of Innsbruck and 18 km south of Garmisch-Partenkirchen in a wide and sheltered valley of the Bavarian Alps, between the Zugspitze and the Karwendel mountain range. The region offers fantastic sports and recreational activities in all seasons, two golf courses, as well as numerous famous sights, castles and museums. Schloss Elmau is centrally located in Europe. From Munich - and between Garmisch and Mittenwald - there is a train every full hour that stops at Klais station. There is a free shuttle service for employees that runs between the hotel & Klais railway station, from the first to the last shift. From Mittenwald, you can also reach Schloss Elmau by e-mountain bike on a romantic 20-minute ride along mountain streams and two crystal-clear mountain lakes. Innsbruck can be reached in 40 minutes, Bolzano in 2 hours, Salzburg in 2 1/2 hours, Lake Garda in 3 1/2 hours, Zurich or Verona in 3 1/2 hours, and Venice or Milan in 4 1/2 hours.

Awards & Accolades

For 10 years now, Schloss Elmau has been regarded as one of the world's best 5-Star Superior wellness and holiday hotels, and a trendsetter in the industry. We are a member of the Leading Hotels of the World and Fine Hotels & Resorts of American Express networks, as well as of Andrew Harper Luxury Travel Experts, and Virtuoso, the world's largest network for luxury travel.