EXCELSIOR by Geisel
Mixing traditional Bavarian style with urban sophistication and gracious service, EXCELSIOR by Geisel is a prime destination for business and leisure travelers visiting Munich. It’s an oasis right in the heart of the bustling city center, so you can spend the day exploring the iconic sights nearby, such as the Gothic cathedral of Frauenkirche, and the central square of Marienplatz. Then head back to the comfort of your guestroom or suite for some traditional German hospitality, and a food pairing experience that is hard to beat.
- Select from one of 114 guestrooms, where traditional Bavarian décor is given a modern twist
- Sample exquisite European food paired with the finest vintages at smart wine bar Vinothek
- Learn to cook like a pro with professional chefs at the open kitchen
- Host up to 100 conference delegates in five modern meeting rooms, all bathed in natural light
- Get access to more restaurants, fitness centers, spa pools, saunas and extra facilities at sister hotels
Step outside of the hotel into the heart of Munich, where you can browse high-end boutiques, climb the cathedral’s south tower for stunning city views, and enjoy an evening of opera, before returning to the comfort of EXCELSIOR by Geisel for a nightcap at the bar.
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Traditional Bavarian style fuses with modern design in all of the 114 EXCELSIOR by Geisel guestrooms and suites, where you can choose between single, double, and alpine rooms, or opt for more space in the junior suites, with separate living and sleeping areas. Feel at home with bathtubs and bathrobes, antique furniture, ornate lamps, and a warm color palette, while modern splashes of light wood, granite and exposed brick bathrooms add contemporary flair.
Call on the hotel’s chauffeur-driven limousine to pick you up from the airport or show you around the charming streets of Munich, or ask the team of attentive concierges to book a spa treatment or recommend the best sightseeing spots. You can also enjoy fresh coffee and breakfast in bed with in-room dining, or come back from a day in the city to find your guestroom ready for the evening thanks to a daily turndown service.
Warm, relaxed, and with a remarkable range of wines, dining and drinking at EXCELSIOR by Geisel is always a pleasure, with a menu that fuses Bavarian classics with the very best of the Mediterranean.
Vinothek – Renowned for expertly pairing a selection of more than 700 fine wines with exquisite European food, you can expect a wonderful culinary experience at Vinothek. Ask the staff for their suggestions and take your pick from San Daniele prosciutto, Andalusian gazpacho, or freshly made ricotta ravioli. Arched ceilings are beautifully painted and wine bottles line the walls, creating a chic and rustic look.
Excelsior Bar – Sip a cocktail, Bavarian beer, or one of the hotel’s fine wines at the Excelsior Bar, while enjoying a light meal from their menu. Sit back and laugh with friends at one of the comfortable tables, or chat to the friendly staff at the bar.
EXCELSIOR by Geisel’s nearby sister hotels offer further fine dining in Munich. Enjoy Michelin-starred cuisine at Restaurant Königshof in Hotel Königshof, Asian-Mediterranean fusion at Anna Restaurant in Anna Hotel, and Michelin-starred Japanese bites at Geisel’s Werneckhof.
Renowned for fine dining at Vinothek, EXCELSIOR by Geisel shares its secrets with you in a range of cooking classes, where skilled chefs help you create delicious saffron risotto or chicken saltimbocca in your own "kitchen party." You can also enjoy amenities at nearby sister hotels, with additional restaurants, fitness centers, swimming pools, and saunas.
The surrounding area also has plenty to do, including visiting the Gothic cathedral of Frauenkirche, taking a wander around Hellabrunn Zoo, or walking to the lively central square of Marienplatz. Absorb the sounds and smells of German cooking at Viktualienmarkt Food Market, take a cultural trip to Haus der Kunst Art Museum, or enjoy a sophisticated evening at Bayerische Staatsoper Opera House.
EXCELSIOR by Geisel
EXCELSIOR by Geisel is just a five-minute walk from Munich’s central station, Hauptbahnhof, ideal for exploring the city and getting out to its surrounding areas. Make the most of the atmosphere in its fantastic central location, a short walk away from the famous squares of Karlsplatz Stachus and Marienplatz.
Munich International Airport is 24 mi / 39 km from the hotel.
Munich Hauptbahnhof, the main rail station, is less than five minutes’ walk, and serves the U-Bahn and S-Bahn for travel within the city or rail links to other European cities.
Karlsplatz S-Bahn station is also a five-minute walk, serving the S-Bahn and U-Bahn.