First-class wellness, beauty & spa facilities can be found in the Black Forest: the ideal holiday region for those seeking relaxation, comfort & exclusivity. In the glamorous spa town of Baden-Baden you will find international jet-sets, luxurious star hotels and the world-famous casino where Marlene Dietrich stayed. Exclusive 5-star hotels in the Black Forest are not only to be found in the glamorous spa town, but also in the idyllic area around Lake Titisee or in the gourmet paradise of Baiersbronn. The best cultural events and sports including a distinctive shopping tour in the medieval old town can be found in the green city of Freiburg im Breisgau.
Accommodation in 5 star hotels in the Black Forest: Most important regions & places at a glance
Baden-Baden: Glamour & noble spa
Glamour, jet-set and star cuisine can be found in the glamorous spa town of Baden-Baden. The centre of attention is the Lichtentaler Allee park with the world-famous casino, where Marlene Dietrich spent her time, the famous Frieder Burda Museum with works of art from the classical modern age and the elegant Festspielhaus, where you can visit operas and concerts by international stars. The glamorous lifestyle is completed by the most exclusive wellness and leisure offers such as beauty treatments in thermal baths, horse racing or golf events, plus stylish shopping in designer boutiques & overnight stays in noble 5-star hotels.
Freiburg im Breisgau: Grapevines & cultural programme
Due to its many inner-city vineyards and forests, Freiburg is considered a very green city, which is completely geared towards enjoyment with its numerous wine festivals & tastings. The old town with the famous Freiburg cathedral is crisscrossed by numerous streams, the pedestrian zone is lined with exclusive boutiques and noble star hotels, art & culture can be found in the Augustinian Museum and at the classical or innovative film and theatre screenings. Freiburg is also considered a sports city with good opportunities for golf and tennis.
Baiersbronn & Northern Black Forest: Gourmet temple & Wellness
Wellness, Beauty & Spas can be found along the Black Forest Spa Route, which leads to the most exclusive health resorts between dense forests and fertile green valleys, such as the Albtal, Murgtal or Nagoldtal. As a sophisticated bathing resort of the aristocracy, Bad Wildbad is still popular among those seeking relaxation. There is a naturally beautiful spa park, elegant hotels, chic cafés and the Palais Thermal. A paradise for gourmets is Baiersbronn, the climatic health resort with the distinction ""Premium Class"", where top restaurants of famous star chefs are located.
Titisee & Black Forest: Winter sports & Mondäner bathing holiday
The regions in the Upper Black Forest are home to some exclusive star hotels: the Feldberg, for example, is considered the largest German ski area outside the Alps with wellness, après-ski and action-packed ski slopes, while the Adlerschanze (Eagle’s Ski Jump) is located in the high-altitude health resort of Hinterzarten, which is a destination for jet-setters and celebrities in winter. At the Titisee there are luxurious boutiques and jewellers, at the Schluchsee water sports and bathing are very special.
Black Forest: Good to know
Active holiday: The Black Forest is crisscrossed by a well-marked network of paths, the hiking routes are of varying difficulty. There are also many special cycle paths and mountain bike tours. A highlight is the summer toboggan runs near Todtnau and Gutach, geocaching is also very common in the whole region. In winter, the whole Black Forest region becomes a well-developed winter sports area.