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Discover Germany | Special Theme | Great Spa & Wellness Destinations

look at the seal banks and mudflats is another popular activity. “We welcome many guests, and they often gather their whole family here, who are often spread across the globe for various reasons. They want to have a beautiful time together,”explains hotel owner Johannes J. Pabst. Rich in tradition, the family-operated business has kept its charm and homely ambience for four generations, with 56 cosy individual rooms and suites, all designed in fresh Frisian blue and maritime themes.

Hotel Pabst 130 years of exclusive family holidays A rare gem of unspoilt nature, the car-free East Frisian island of Juist is located amidst the UNESCO World Heritage site of the Wadden Sea National Park. Offering exclusive solitude, one of the most beautiful beaches in the world and a fourstar superior hotel, it is the ideal location for an escape from our busy everyday lives. TEXT: NANE STEINHOFF | PHOTOS: W. PFISTERER

Those who seek complete solitude will find their perfect location on Juist, where the only transport possibilities are horse-drawn carriages. Just a few steps away from the white sandy beach in the middle of Juist’s holiday life, lies Hotel Pabst. A modern country-style retreat nestled between the city centre and the dunes, it is not only a classified four-star superior hotel and member of the four-star classified Wellness Stars

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hotels, but also a classified Thalasso Hotel. With its diverse wellness offers, the hotel induces total relaxation whatever the season. Guests can expect to enjoy the sun glistening on the waves while taking long walks along the wide beach as they feel the fine sand beneath their toes.The area is great for running, strolling through the city centre, as well as participating in other sport and leisure opportunities. A closer

At Hotel Pabst unwinding and relaxing are top priorities and what better way is there to treat one’s body, mind and soul than by taking advantage of a great wellness package? Guests may choose from HotStone or Ayurveda massages, baths, or a wide range of cosmetic treatments. They can explore the healing power of the North Sea through regional treatments with salt, algae or North Sea mud. An extensive selection of saunas is combined with an indoor pool, granting a stunning view over the dunes. A whirlpool and dune garden are two more examples of the many intriguing features. With head chef Ruediger Wanke responsible for the culinary pleasures, an extensive breakfast buffet and seasonal, fresh dishes are sure to impress every taste bud. After tucking into the house specialty of turbot, guests can indulge in a Sea Buckthorn Fizz at the hotel bar. www.hotelpabst.de

Main image: Aerial photograph of Juist Top: The hotel in the dunes

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Discover Germany, Issue 26, May 2015  

Discover Germany promotes German, Swiss & Austrian Design, Tourism, Food, Culture and Business.

Discover Germany, Issue 26, May 2015  

Discover Germany promotes German, Swiss & Austrian Design, Tourism, Food, Culture and Business.