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Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten Kempinski

Munich, Germany

The Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten Kempinski is arguably Munich's most famous and best established luxury hotel. Built in 1858, the hotel occupies one of the grandest buildings on Munich's grandest street, Maximillianstrasse.

At a Glance

  • Historic 'Grande Dame' hotel dating back to the 19th century

  • Superb location on Maximillianstrasse

  • Indoor pool and well appointed spa on site

  • Roof terrace with views over the city

  • Home to an excellent restaurant and top class lounge bar


Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten Kempinski or take a look at our itineraries to Munich and Bavaria


Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten Kempinski has hosted VIPs and dignitaries from all over the world for decades. Famous past guests range from Placido Domingo to P Diddy, and from Winston Churchill to Elton John.

The hotel's location is perfect for exploring the city: close to the designer stores of Maximillianstrasse (Hermes and Chanel are just across the road) and a short walk from the Hofgarten, Munich's most central city park. Munich's main Square, Marienplatz, is about 6 minutes' walk from the hotel, and the Bavarian State Opera House is just a couple of hundred meters away.

Despite being housed in a historic palace, the style of the rooms and public areas at the hotel is modern and stylish. As you would expect from a member of the prestigious Kempinski Hotel group, service is of the highest order.

The Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten Kempinski has a magnificent rooftop terrace from which guests can enjoy panoramic views of the sights of downtown Munich.


The rooms at Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten Kempinski come with flat-screen TVs and wi-fi as standard, and are classically styled with warm, contemporary furnishings and small luxurious details. Upper room categories feature add plush furnishings and murals.


The Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten’s lobby bar is one of the most popular spots in Munich for an English afternoon tea, or an aperitif beneath its superb art nouveau glass ceiling before an evening out. The stylish, wood-panelled Jahreszeiten Bar is well known for its innovative cocktails while and the Schwarzreiter Tagesbar & Restaurant offer fine dining modern twists on the Bavarian classics.


The hotel's Spa on the sixth floor features a well-equipped gym and a sauna, as well as a indoor pool. Massages and beauty treatments are available.

Location & Directions

Munich, Germany

The hotel is located in the city center, within walking distance to many of the city's most coveted attractions and sites.

When to go

Munich is a year-round destination. The Christmas markets are particularly fun and great for getting into the festive spirit. The city looks particularly beautiful in spring and summer, and some of the best weather for sight-seeing can be had in autumn, when days are generally mild and clear.

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Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten Kempinski or take a look at our itineraries to Munich and Bavaria

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