Discover Germany, Issue 44, November 2016

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Discover Germany | Wine & Dine | Conference Hotel of the Month, Germany

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Meetings with foresight in the Bavarian Alps One can enjoy a marvellous view onto the ‘Blue Land’ and the ‘Pfaffenwinkel’ in this unique panoramic position 900 metres above sea level in the Ammergau Alps. The four-star nature resort and conference hotel Schillingshof is situated directly at the local ‘Hörnle’ mountain’s chairlift – only a one-hour drive away from Munich and half an hour from Garmisch-Partenkirchen. TEXT: HOTEL SCHILLINGSHOF GMBH, TRANSLATION: NANE STEINHOFF I PHOTOS: HOTEL SCHILLINGSHOF GMBH

The idyllically situated hotel in Upper Bavaria is the perfect location for seminars and conferences. Thus, in the category ‘event’, the Schillingshof is part of the top 20 of ‘Top250 Germany’s best conference hotels’. Here, the guests live in one of the 131 modern, alpine-style rooms in which a pleasant ambiance is brought about through the use of loden, natural wood and warm colours. The spatial design of the ten light-flooded meeting rooms and nine group rooms cater for a relaxing working ambiance - WLAN, modern presentation devices, balconies and terraces with views onto the magnificent surroundings included. Up to 160 people can profit from flexible combination possibilities during large events. A special feature is the top modern rhetoric studio in HD quality, which 44 | Issue 44 | November 2016

perfectly supports the recording and analysation of meetings, talks and selling situations. Even vocal and acting training can be carried out in this room with good illumination and a mobile mixing console. A bowling alley with a billiard table and table football is available for fun times for the entire team. In the 10,000-squaremetre-large garden, framework activities such as archery, biathlon or snowshoe hiking are very popular. Even open air conferences with team tasks, pauses and barbeques can be planned in the hotel park. After an action-filled seminar day, one can relax in the panorama pool, in the herbal or light sauna, on the infrared loungers, during a massage or in the large fitness room. Cosy evenings in the fireplace bar, the beer lounge or in the separate, Mediterranean wine lounge where one

can enjoy wine delicacies and Italian, Spanish and Bavarian tapas round off an exciting day. A culinary highlight is the ‘Ammergauer Landhaus breakfast’ with a large selection of regional products. During coffee breaks, a varied selection of sweet, as well as savoury snacks are available. Seasonal, regional and international dishes are served for lunch and dinner. All in all, holding meetings in the Schillingshof is an exceptional experience – not only because of the excellent and friendly conference support on site. Swimming pool.