Extremely helpful, courteous and engaging staff in a delightful friendly environment. Looks functional from the outside but this changes instantly to warm and charming from the moment you walk in. Facilities are excellent (pool, sauna, ski equipment drying room) and never crowded. The location for walking into the nearby section of the town is very good. Rooms are a good size and equipped exactly as you would expect for a 4* venue. Could never tire of the mountain views from the window...
Breakfasts are quite superb in terms of choice and quality as was the Bavarian buffet enjoyed one evening. We liked the 5-6 minute drive to the ski slopes (wouldn't walk it anyway with equipment) but could easily find restaurants and coffee shops/bakeries within a couple of minutes walk once we were back and refreshed. Essentials such as parking and cleanliness are very good and we will definately be visiting again.
Ideally suited to families and those who want good facilities in a peaceful environment but who don't want to be too far from the action.
Hotel was located in old town. Convenient to restaurants and shopping. Staff was very helpful with hotel amenities and area tourists information. Breakfast buffet was very good with a large variety to select.
The Atlas Grand Hotel is the oldest and most traditional hotel in Garmisch-Partenkirchen , the ideal destination for people …More
We loved Andreas at the desk- very friendly, chatty and helpful. The rooms were comfortable and the wifi was right outside our rooms- our best signal during our trip. Breakfast was good and the sauna was a nice break. Easy 5 minute walk to the center. Don't miss the ride up to Zugspitze!
The hotel itself was great, the staff were friendly, the restaurant had delicious food and house beer, and it was close to everything. The view of the mountains were breath taking. Definitely recommend staying here, but maybe only during cooler months where you can leave the windows closed. The only real complaint I have about the hotel isn't really something they can do anything about. The hotel, like a lot of places in Europe, does not have Air Conditioning. This past weekend when we stayed it reached 33 degrees (91F), so without A/C, the only hope of staying somewhat cool was to keep the windows and balcony door open. But in doing so, the road right in front of the hotel was heavily traveled. We were kept up all night by loud cars racing down the road, and what sounded like 18 wheelers coming through. There was also loud music being played somewhere. When we closed the windows, it was dead quiet, but the heat became too much.
So if you are staying in cooler months, opt for the beautiful mountain view. If staying during warmer months, opt for the walled off garden view so you can be cool and have peace and quiet at night.
Bryan from Stuttgart, Germany
Right in the heart of Garmisch-Partenkirchen, the Zugspitze Hotel is a real gem offering luxury but authentic Alpine …More
I can't lavish enough praise on the hotel facilites and staff! The room we received exceeded our expectations. It was large, clean and had a terrific view of the town and Zugspitze mountain. The sun poured in through the windows and provided a wonderful setting for our stay.
For the holidays, trees were beautifully decorated in various meeting and dining rooms. Holiday music played softly in the background. A real wood burning fireplace near the dining rooms was a great feature.
The entire hotel staff fron the front desk to servers were courteous and attentive. The breakfast was well above the expected normal fare.
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