Summer at Königssee promises a varied and relaxed vacation experience for young and old in the middle of the Bavarian Alps. The region offers numerous activities for outdoor enthusiasts as well as peace and relaxation for wellness fans. A stay at the Hotel EDELWEISS Berchtesgaden makes the trip perfect. Not only because of its excellent location in the middle of the historic town center, but also because of the wellness and gastronomic offerings, the 129-room, four-star superior domicile is one of the best addresses in Berchtesgaden.
Lake Königssee, the picturesque mountain lake in the Berchtesgaden National Park, is a paradise for nature lovers and hikers. Numerous hiking trails and via ferratas lead to impressive vantage points and offer spectacular views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. Those who prefer a more leisurely pace can take a boat across Lake Königssee and enjoy the scenery from the water. For adrenaline junkies, there are also opportunities for rafting, canyoning or paragliding in the area.
“We recommend that our guests not only discover the lake from the shore or the pilgrimage church of St. Bartholomä, but also see it from a bird’s eye view either on a tour of the Jenner or leisurely on the mountain railroad. The sight of the emerald lake encircled by the mountain range takes my breath away every time,” enthuses Martina Hettegger, hostess of the four-star superior hotel EDELWEISS Berchtesgaden.
After an active day in nature, visitors appreciate the amenities of the hotel. The wide range of wellness facilities includes various saunas, steam bath and an indoor pool, as well as rooms for massages and beauty treatments. The rooms and suites are tastefully furnished and open a dreamlike view over the roofs of the city as well as the alpine panorama. Guests can best enjoy the sunset with a drink on the terrace of the PANORAMA restaurant.
No matter whether couples or families with children, who would like to enjoy the common Auszeit at the king lake, has in the hotel EDELWEISS Berchtesgaden the best opportunities in addition, dream weather inclusive. The “Time for us” package, for example, includes a rich breakfast buffet, free use of the 2,400-square-meter spa area and a daily five-course dinner. Vacationers arriving by public transport can take advantage of the free transfer to and from Berchtesgaden train station with advance notice. Those who want to spontaneously explore the Berchtesgaden mountains can borrow Nordic walking or hiking poles as well as backpacks from the hotel on request and subject to availability. E-bikes are also available on request. The day ticket for the Jennerbahn is available at the reception. So nothing stands in the way of a summer vacation in Berchtesgaden!