||Sophienstrasse 28, 80333 München
||+49 (0) 89 544 555 0
||+49 (0) 89 544 555 2000
||Sir Rocco Forte
||The Charles Hotel’s unique location in the heart of the city gives our guests everything they desire upon arrival, however, at the same time the Old Botanical Garden creates an unforgettable atmosphere of tranquillity and serenity. Famous shopping areas such as the Theatinerstrasse, Maximilianstrasse and famous historical monuments can be reached within walking distance. Munich offers a wide variety of museums, a vibrant art scene and its renowned “Englischer Garten” is the largest municipal park in Europe. Munich is also the hometown of the famous Oktoberfest and beer gardens. The public train station is in 5 minutes walking distance and the Munich Airport can easily be reached in a 35 minutes drive.
||The Charles Hotel, centrally located next to Munich’s peaceful Old Botanical Garden opened its doors in October 2007. Named after Sir Rocco Forte’s father, Lord Charles Forte it is the latest addition to Rocco Forte Hotels.
||Olga Polizzi, Rocco Forte’s Director of Design
||Christoph Sattler of Hilmer & Sattler architects
||A variety of soft colour schemes combined with dark woods and Bavarian limestone reflect the traditional Bavarian location, yet giving it a modern touch by using contemporary accessories.
||160 guestrooms and suites, including 27 suites and one Presidential Suite (Monforte Suite)
The restaurant DAVVERO offers offer space for 130 guests and can be extended into a large terrace with a beautiful view over the Old Botanical Garden. The guest savour traditional Italian cuisine, created by our Italian Chef Giovanni Russo. Furthermore, The Charles Hotel comprises two bars out of which one belongs to the restaurant area. A separate dining room assures a more intimate atmosphere.
||The Bar – a refuge for hotel guests and locals alike. A mixture between modern elements and happenings such as After Work and DJ music and traditional and well-knows customs such as English High Tea and Chess.
||For business purposes we offer seven conference rooms, fitting up to 60 people, which are equipped with state-of-the-art technology, mostly providing natural daylight. For weddings and other social occasions the hotel has a ballroom that can cater up to 250 people.
||All rooms are bright and very spacious, with views over the picturesque Old Botanical Garden, overlooking the breathtaking Bavarian Alps as well as significant historic monuments of the city. All rooms have sound proof doors and windows, high speed internet access, large bathrooms with limestone vanity tops, original Nymphenburger porcelain together with a separate shower unit. The Monforte Suite (Presidential suite) can be connected with three suites in order to give guests free control over an entire floor – providing a total privacy of 455 square metres.
Multi-channel TV (digital flat-screen LCD televisions)
Interactive video on demand
High-speed Internet access
Two line telephones
Individually controlled air-conditioning
iPod docking stations in Suites
100% pure and natural bathroom products, which are not tested on animals (Rocco Forte own brand)
||All of the above plus:
Dining area for private in-room dining
TV in the bath
iPod docking station
Pillow & mattress menu
Complimentary pressing of two garments
||Complimentary packing and unpacking service in suites
Full concierge service
Transfer to/from airport/station, if required
24-hour business centre
Wi-Fi available in public areas
24-hour in-room dining
Twice daily servicing of your room
Same-day laundry service
Daily Telegraph newspaper
A wide range of health & beauty treatments in The Spa
24-hour state-of-the-art gymnasium
All major credit cards accepted
|HEALTH & FITNESS:
||Holistic concepts and treatments define the main characteristics of The Charles Spa. With its 15 metres the indoor swimming pool is the largest pool in Munich. Also our fitness area with a wide range of state of the art equipments offers a large selection to exercise. Furthermore, The Charles Spa holds six treatment rooms, including sauna, steam bath as well as a relaxing area - plenty of space for our guests to indulge themselves and simply unwind.
Gym – open from 6.30 until 10 pm - fully-equipped gymnasium with Technogym equipment
Spa - six treatment rooms, including one luxury room for two.
The Spa offers a wide range of treatments using: Aromatherapy Associates, Eminence and The organic Pharmacy.
Open daily from 6.30am to 10 pm
||Represented worldwide by The Leading Hotels of the World.
T: +49 (0) 1805 123 380 / F: +49 (0) 69 7171 22430 or visit www.roccofortehotels.com
|PRESS & PR:
Marketing & Communications Manager
The Charles Hotel
Tel. +49 89 544 555 1440
Fax +49 89 544 555 2410