Munich may evoke visions of breweries, pretzels and Dirndls, particularly around the Oktoberfest, but the city goes far beyond its Bavarian tropes, especially when it comes to the hotel scene.there are many classic hotels embracing the luxury and tradition that suit the Bavarian capital, but there are also a number of surprisingly modern hotels, ranging from a minimalist range to one from the mid-century.
Here are our favourite hotels in Munich for your next trip, whether you are celebrating the Oktoberfest, shopping at the Christmas markets or just visiting the city.
Top 10 Luxury Hotels in Munich
1.Mandarin Oriental, Munich ⭐ ⭐ ⭐
Hidden in a quiet side street, Mandarin Oriental, Munich offers an attractive combination of luxury, comfort and style.Surrounded by some of the city’s most famous sites, our hotel radiates a sense of elegant charm with refined décor, a beautiful rooftop pool, excellent restaurants and impeccable service.
This 5-star hotel is located in the heart of Munich’s old town and offers luxury rooms and Munich’s famous Matsuhisa restaurant. It is located in a quiet side street, a 5-minute walk from Marienplatz, around the corner from Maximilianstraße shopping street and a few steps from the main attractions.
Mandarin Oriental, Munich has elegantly decorated rooms and suites that combine oriental style and German charm.the rooms are spacious and equipped with Samsung entertainment systems and free minibar.the marble bathrooms include high quality toiletries.
Matsuhisa, Munich, features the renowned Japanese-Peruvian cuisine created by the famous chef Nobu Matsuhisa.The Lounge invites guests to relax with a delicious afternoon tea, cake specialties and all day meals offering international cuisine.
Guests can use the terrace with its 360 degree view of the city and its delicious summer snacks and drinks.hotel guests can also take a break in the Turkish steam bath or the Finnish sauna, as well as work out in the fully equipped gym.Mandarin Oriental, Munich also has a small exercise room with modern equipment.
The famous Hofbrauhaus brewery and the Marienplatz underground and subway stations are a 5 minute walk from the hotel.
2.BEYOND by Geisel ⭐ ⭐⭐⭐⭐
BEYOND by Geisel is a residence opposite the Munich city hall.Guests can enjoy the hotel bar.
It has luxuriously furnished rooms and suites with panoramic views of the city hall or the Rindermarkt square, adjustable air conditioning, 55-inch flat screen TV, WiFi and Bluetooth speakers.The bathroom includes a rain shower.
Guests will find an open living room that extends over two floors and a common kitchen with a dining area.breakfast and meals can be prepared by guests or ordered from the cook.complimentary breakfast and beverages throughout the stay are included in the room price.
A welcoming host and concierge are available 24 hours a day.
BEYOND by Geisel is ideally located as the nearest metro station is just a few steps away.The metro offers direct connections to Munich Airport, which can be reached in 36 minutes, or to the Munich International Convention Centre, which is 24 minutes away.
3.Rocco Forte The Charles Hotel ⭐⭐⭐⭐
The Charles Hotel opened in October 2007 and is part of the Rocco Forte hotels.The hotel is located near the old botanical garden, close to exclusive shopping areas such as Theatinerstrasse and Maximilianstrasse. 5 minutes walk from the public train station and 40 minutes from Munich airport. Enjoy original Italian delicacies in the restaurant with terrace, as well as exquisite coffee specialties in the lobby bar.
Overlooking the old botanical garden, this 5-star design hotel in Munich offers an exclusive spa with indoor pool, soundproofed rooms with free wireless internet access and an elegant Neo Bistro with terrace and bar.
The rooms and suites at the Rocco Forte The Charles Hotel are equipped with air conditioning, flat screen TV, limestone bathroom with bathtub and separate floor-level shower.Most rooms have views of the city or the old botanical garden.
The Charles Hotel’s spacious spa area includes a swimming pool, sauna, steam room and a modern fitness center where you can book a variety of beauty treatments.
Sophia’s restaurant and bar serves refined specialties with regional and seasonal products.Guests can enjoy a cocktail at Sophia’s elegant bar or relax in The Library lobby lounge while enjoying afternoon tea.
The Charles Rocco Forte has a private garage.Munich’s central station is only 500 metres away.
4.Bayerischer Hof ⭐⭐⭐⭐
This historic 5-star hotel offers 5 gourmet restaurants, 6 bars and an exclusive spa with a rooftop pool.
Bayerischer Hof’s luxury rooms and suites are uniquely designed, ranging from cosmopolitan to colonial, and all offer high-speed wireless internet access and air conditioning.
Bayerischer Hof’s exclusive Blue Spa offers a spacious sauna area, a fitness centre with a panoramic view of the city and a beauty salon.The exclusive Cinema Lounge is ideal for company presentations or private celebrations.
Bayerischer Hof’s gastronomic facilities include the Polynesian-style Trader Vic restaurant and the 3-star Michelin-starred Atelier restaurant.
The hotel is only a 5 minute walk from places of interest such as the Bavarian State Opera and the Hofbräuhaus brewery.private parking spaces available.
5.Vier Jahreszeiten Kempinski München ⭐ ⭐ ⭐
This 5-star hotel houses an elegant spa with a swimming pool and panoramic views of the city and is centrally located in Munich, just 5 minutes walk from Marienplatz.
The four-year old Kempinski Munich hotel offers elegant rooms with modern décor, air-conditioning, TV, mini-bar and a bright bathroom with bathrobes, slippers and toiletries free of charge. Guests will find a complimentary bottle of water in the room every day. An electric kettle can be provided on request (subject to availability).
A delicious breakfast buffet is offered every day and guests can relax in the Schwarzreiter Tagesbar while sipping cocktails.
Kempinski’s The Spa on the sixth floor has a large pool area, well equipped gym and sauna.The underground and S-Bahn trains can be found at Marienplatz.
6.Sofitel Munich Bayerpost ⭐⭐⭐
Sofitel Bayerpost is a 5-star hotel in the historic centre of Munich, the capital of Bavaria. We invite you to enjoy the luxurious atmosphere and the best service and first-class cuisine in our hotel.
Widely renovated in 2017, this 5-star hotel is a historic building offering modern interior design and free wireless internet access, just 100 metres from Munich’s main station. The Sofitel Munich’s spa facilities include an indoor swimming pool, sauna and a modern 24-hour fitness centre.
The Sofitel Munich Bayerpost features a Wilhelmine façade and is located on the site of the former Royal Bavarian Post Office. All rooms are air-conditioned and include an extra large European bed, flat screen TV and an exclusive Nespresso coffee machine © and Hermes toiletries ©.
Guests can enjoy modern French specialities in the elegant Délice La Brasserie, as well as a rich breakfast buffet with the best French specialities from Viennoiserie, freshly carved Tyrolean bacon, typical Bavarian white sausages or your favourite egg dishes (on request) in the Schwarz & Weiz restaurant.
The Sofitel is a 10 minute walk from the pedestrian/cultural/gastronomic area of Karlsplatz/Stachus and Theresienwiese, the venue for the Oktoberfest Beer Festival in Munich.The Marienplatz town hall square is only a 20 minute walk, or 2 train stops from Hauptbahnhof (main station).
Parking is available at the Sofitel München.There are direct underground trains to Munich’s Neue Messe exhibition centre and S-Bahn (suburban trains) direct to Munich airport.
7.CORTIINA Hotel ⭐⭐⭐
This elegant hotel in the centre of Munich offers rooms with specially designed furniture and flat screen TVs and a stylish wine bar.the famous Marienplatz is a 5 minute walk away.
The rooms and suites of the CORTIINA hotel have free Sky TV channels, DVD players and 2 telephone lines with mailbox function.free wifi is available.
Continental breakfasts and large breakfast buffets can be booked at CORTIINA and a wide range of cocktails, wines and snacks are served at the Grapes wine bar.
Attractions close to the CORTIINA hotel include the Viktualienmarkt, which is only a 5 minute walk away.
The city’s underground and railroad trains run from nearby Marienplatz to Munich Airport in about 40 minutes.
8.Hotel Torbräu ⭐ ⭐ ⭐
This historic 4-star hotel in the centre of Munich offers rooms with free WiFi and a delicious breakfast buffet every day. Marienplatz is only 5 minutes walk away.
All the classic-style rooms at the family-run Hotel Torbräu have satellite TV and a modern bathroom with hairdryer.All rooms are non-smoking
The Schapeau restaurant offers excellent cuisine made from regional products and guests can also relax in the bar here
The Isartor S-Bahn train station is only 100 metres from the Hotel Torbräu.The trains offer fast connections to the Messe Exhibition Center and Munich Airport.
Parking spaces are available at the Torbräu.
9.Roomers Munich, Autograph Collection ⭐⭐⭐
Roomers Munich, Autograph Collection, located in Munich, 16 minutes walk from the Oktoberfest – Theresienwiese, Autograph Collection, offers free WiFi connection.The hotel has a 24-hour reception and terrace, and local attractions such as Karlsplatz (Stachus) and Sendlinger Tor are located 2.1 km away.
All hotel rooms are equipped with air conditioning, flat screen TV and private bathroom with hair dryer, and some rooms have a balcony, living area, whirlpool bath or wardrobe.
A daily breakfast buffet is served on site and guests can eat at the hotel restaurant, which specializes in Asian cuisine and also offers vegetarian and vegan options.
Roomers Munich also offers massages, beauty treatments and specials such as HydraFacial at the Spa Suites and a gym.
Pinakothek der Moderne is located 2.3 km from the accommodation, the nearest airport is Munich, 30 km from Roomers Munich, Autograph Collection.
10.Hotel Excelsior ⭐⭐⭐
The Hotel Excelsior offers world-class accommodation and the possibility to explore Munich on foot.
The rooms at the Hotel Excelsior are elegantly designed with Bavarian antique touches and are all equipped with free Wi-Fi connection, Sky TV channels and a private bathroom with selected toiletries.
In the house, Geisel Vinotek serves a combination of local and Italian specialties with a modern twist.The restaurant has a vaulted ceiling, similar to those found in the famous Munich breweries.
Available 24 hours, the Excelsior Hotel staff will be happy to provide recommendations and assistance with reservations.the valet service is available and a shuttle service to Munich airport can be provided upon request.