The hotel has a rich and exciting history, dating back to 1783. Today the hotel offers a total of 138 accommodation units and is the perfect setting for a relaxing stop-off. The family-friendly hotel is peaceful, comfortable and relaxing. As soon as guests enter the lobby, they will find themselves welcomed by a synthesis of the traditional and the modern, which is continued throughout the hotel. The lobby also offers guests a 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-out service, as well as a hotel safe, currency exchange facilities and lift access to the upper floors. Other features include a newspaper stand and a TV lounge. Guests can relax in the café, bar and pub, or dine in the hotel restaurant. Conference facilities are available, as is WLAN Internet access. Room and laundry services are offered, and a garage is provided.
This hotel is located in the north of the Stuttgart district of Vaihingen, approximately 5 minutes' drive from the centre. The hotel is quietly situated at the edge of a forest, with a local recreation area with 3 lakes located within walking distance, the closest lake being about 1 km away. Solitude Castle is also nearby. The bus stop is around 200 m from the hotel and the train station is about 3 km. The Black Forest ski region is roughly 35 km away. The centre of Stuttgart is around 8 km away, and musical venues and a shopping centre can each be found around 5 km away. The baroque Ludwigsburg Palace can be reached in approximately 25 minutes by car. Stuttgart Echterdingen Airport is roughly 18 km away from the hotel.
All of the rooms, including the 12 suites, have been individually designed with an eye for pleasing details. No two rooms are alike, but all rooms naturally offer en suite facilities, with a bath or shower/WC, as well as a double or king-size bed, satellite/cable TV and WLAN Internet access. The rooms also come equipped with standard features including a hairdryer, direct dial telephone, radio, hifi, safe and a minibar. Additional features include tea and coffee making facilities, central heating and a balcony or terrace. The hotel also offers its guests non-smoking rooms upon request.
Because of the emphasis placed on relaxation, the hotel also provides its guests with a modern and comfortable spa area, a sauna and a steam room. Dark wood and a lot of glass, together with earth tones and colours which reflect the nuances of water, combine to create a marvellous ambience. Spa and massage treatments are available. Guests can also choose to relax on the sun terrace, where sun loungers are provided. Activities and fitness facilities offered by the hotel include a gym and biking. Golfclub Neckartal golf course can be found approximately 15 km away.
Guests can enjoy an honoured tradition of exquisite dining in a setting which has previously hosted princes. Excellent cuisine and fine wines are always on the menu, regardless of which restaurant guests choose. Guests can also enjoy a nightcap in the Solitude Bar, surrounded by mementoes of the glory days of racing. The hotel serves a breakfast buffet. Lunch and dinner are offered as a buffet, from a set menu, or à la carte.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA, as well as some debit cards, are accepted at this hotel.
From the A8 or A81 motorway, exit at the Leonberg junction, travelling in the direction of Leonberg. At the traffic lights, turn right towards Stuttgart and stay on the main road for 5.5 km until a sign appears for a right turn leading to the hotel.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
HiFi stereo system
King size bed