Villa Rothschild Kempinski, Königstein
|Im Rothschildpark 1, 61462, Königstein, Hessen, GERMANY.|
Description: Villa Rothschild KempinskiOnce known as the "Cradle of the Federal Republic", The Villa Rothschild Kempinski is a place of great historic importance. Built between 1888 and 1894 for the banker Wilhelm Carl von Rothschild, this fabulous property is now a five-star boutique hotel, offering exclusive accommodation, award winning cuisine and fabulous spa facilities in a spectacular heritage setting.
Ideally placed for both business and pleasure in the Frankfurt Rhine-Main region, the hotel's fabulous, tranquil location belies its proximity to the metropolis and all the attractions of the Taunus spa region. Königstein im Taunus itself is a charming little town with a number of fascinating sights, including the ruined castle, the Old Town with the historic town hall, or the Luxemburgisches Schloss and Villa Andreae.
A Paradise for connoisseurs, creative haute cuisine with regional accents awaits the gourmet at the Villa Rothschild Restaurant, the proud holder of two Michelin stars and seventeen Gault-Millau points. Tizian's Bar & Brasserie excels with French country cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere with exceptional panoramic views, while the wine cellar is devoted to the great Rothschild wines. To wind down and recharge after a busy day in the city, Ascara Spa and Wellness centre in the neighbouring Falkenstein Castle offers state-of-the-art fitness, beauty and health facilities.
Type of rooms: Villa Rothschild KempinskiStandard Room:
Standard rooms at the Villa Rothschild Kempinski offer the charm and timeless elegance of the former summer residence of the Rothschild family, and feature classic décor with countryside views. They also come with a laptop-size safe, a flat-screen TV and a a desk. One double bed. Room size 18 to 20 sq m.
These larger rooms feature elegant historic décor and furnishings, and individual and hand-picked fabrics from premium French manufacturers. They offer delightful countryside views, a laptop-size safe, a flat-screen TV, an entertainment centre and a a desk. One large double bed.
Room size 25 to 30 sq m.
Elegant, tasteful and with sublime views over the extensive lawns and the 10 hectares of private parkland, the Deluxe Rooms offer even more space and luxury. Some rooms feature finely crafted historic gas-fuelled fireplaces, and all rooms come with a laptop-size safe, a flat-screen TV, an entertainment centre and a a desk. One large double bed. Room size 35 to 40 sq m.
The Rothschild suites attract attention for their extravagantly worked heritage wood elements, size and breathtaking views. They offer unobstructed views of the historic castle Kronberg and the spacious green of the hotel's 10-hectare private park. They feature all the standard amenities of the other rooms, along with a spacious lounge area. One large double bed.
Suite size approximately 60 sq m.
The Family Suites offer exclusive luxury for the whole family. In addition to the top-class comfort and a set up individually tailored to family needs, a second bedroom suite creates optimal conditions for a perfect stay in the height of style. These magnificent rooms feature a private terrace with spectacular countryside views. Suite size approximately 60 sq m.
Additional information: Villa Rothschild Kempinski
Pets are allowed on prior request.
The Ascara Spa is located at the hotel's sister property Falkenstein Grand Kempinski. A one minute shuttle transfer from Villa Rothschild to Ascara is available free of charge.
Number of rooms: 22
Official category: 5 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1894.
Languages spoken: German, English.Smoking policy: Non-smoking rooms.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, EC-Card.
How to get here: From Kassel or Basel on the A5 autobahn, leave the autobahn at the junction Bad Homburger Kreuz and take the A661 towards Bad Homburg/Oberursel.
Here the road changes into B455. Leave this road at the second set of traffic lights signposted Falkenstein and Villa Rothschild Kempinski.
From Cologne along the A3 autobahn, exit the autobahn at the junction Wiesbadener Kreuz and take the A66 towards Frankfurt.
At theFrankfurt-Höchst/ Königstein junction, take the B8 main road towards Königstein.
At the roundabout in Königstein follow the signs for Villa Rothschild.
GPS Coordinates: 50° 11' 1.17'' N 8° 28' 26.13'' E
Nearest airport: Frankfurt Airport - 26,5km.