The Retreat has been opened in 2015 and is located on a sunny hilltop 150 m west of Schloss Elmau offering breathtaking views of the lofty the Wetterstein Mountain & rushing Ferchenbach creek. The Retreat has been the residence for the heads of state & government during the G7 Summit 2015. The Retreat features 47 spacious rooms & suites connecting ultimate comfort with subtle oriental influences & precious natural materials with warm lights. The Retreat has three restaurants, two of which are reserved for adults, two separate spas & infinity pools for adults & families, a fitness gym and a spectacular Yoga Pavillon. Guests staying at the Retreat may also use all the great offers in the Hideaway.