Hotel Adlon Kempinski

A perfect recreation of the 1907 Hotel Adlon, this landmark building attracts a range of clientele from celebrities to families to business travelers. The airy marble lobby is topped by a stained-glass dome, and a piano player on the mezzanine Belle Etage accompanies guests taking tea by the Art Nouveau fountain. Tuxedoed waiters glide trolleys of cakes between the rust and lavender-colored sofas.

Hotel Adlon Kempinski

Hotel Adlon Kempinski

Amenity highlights: The Adlon Spa is decorated throughout in classical Greek style – its indoor pool, jetted tubs, saunas, plunge pool, and showers are all tiled with mosaics and presided over by frescoes. A beauty salon treats guests with La Prarie products. The intimate Lorenz Adlon restaurant serves French cuisine in the room where the German President gives his New Year speech.

Insider tip: Before the Adlon was destroyed in World War II, its winter garden hosted some of Berlin high society’s finest balls. These days the faithfully recreated conservatory, with its checked black-and-white marble floor, statuary, wrought iron, and velvet furniture is one of the hotel’s quietest spots, a perfect place to have a peaceful drink and watch the clouds pass over the glass roof.

ADDRESS

Unter Den Linden 77
Berlin, 10117
Germany

Nearest major airport:
Berlin, Germany (TXL-Tegel)

DINING

Lorenz Adlon – Fine French dinners are served in this 28-seat restaurant, where every table is decorated with a bouquet of red roses. Cream brocade tablecloths and heavy gray-and-gold silk drapes add to the intimate, warm atmosphere provided by a corner fireplace. On long summer evenings, guests have a view of the floodlit Brandenburg Gate.
Adlon Stube – Traditional German dinners are served in a suitably rustic atmosphere.

Quarré – Breakfast, lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunches are served in this ground-level international restaurant overlooking Unter den Linden. Buffets are arranged around a giant marble urn in the green-marble-lined dining room under frescoed ceilings. Amid the columns, guests sit on green-and-red striped chairs or lounge on wicker by the windows.

Lobby Lounge & Bar – Drinks, snacks, and traditional afternoon teas are served from tea-trolleys wheeled by tuxedo-clad waiters. A full bar provides cocktails to the always-occupied sofas of the lobby and the quieter mezzanine Belle Etage.

LOCATION HIGHLIGHTS

In city center

NEARBY POINTS OF INTEREST

Brandenburg Gate – adjacent
Tiergarten park – one block
Reichstag Building – 2 blocks
Potsdamer Platz – 0.75 km (0.5 miles)
Berlin Philharmonic – 0.75 km (0.5 miles)
Checkpoint Charlie – 1 km (0.5 miles)
Museum Island – 1 km (0.5 miles)
Alexanderplatz, center of former East Berlin – 2 km (1 mile)
Kurfürstendamm shopping area – 3 km (2 miles)
Schloss Charlottenburg palace – 5 km (3 miles)
Berlin-Tegel Airport (TXL): Approximate driving time is 20 minutes and distance is 9 kilometers (6 miles).
Airport buses and taxi cabs are available for transfer from the airport to the center of Berlin.

The U-bahn and S-bahn train networks connect the hotel with the rest of central Berlin within 5 minutes. The U-bahn station closest to the hotel is Unter den Linden. There is also a wide choice of buses. The hotel can order cabs on request.

POLICIES

Dogs are allowed with a daily surcharge of 40 euros.
Tax of 16% is not included in the price but will be added at the time of payment.
Extra person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Rollaways and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.
Photo identification and credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests made via this Web site cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Pets accepted

Check-in time is 3 PM
Check-out time is Noon

PROPERTY AMENITIES

Mosaics, frescoes, and statuary give the Adlon Spa its classical Greek feel. The spa includes an indoor pool, jetted tubs, saunas, plunge pool, solarium, and fitness room with free weights, machines, and yoga mats. Swedish, aroma, reflexology, deep tissue and lymph drainage massages are all available. In winter, infra-red lights over poolside lounges keep guests warm. A beauty salon treats guests with La Prarie products.
Every floor of the hotel has its own lounge where guests can read newspapers or make fresh-brewed espresso. Deep armchairs surround fireplaces which burn in colder months.

See a list of property amenities

Swimming pool – indoor
Spa tub
Full-service health spa
Steam room
Technology helpdesk
Concierge services
Health club
Breakfast available (surcharge)
Bar/lounge
Parking (valet)
Limo or Town Car service available
Parking (secure)
Banquet facilities
Exhibit space
Event catering
Cell phone/mobile rental
Business services
Safe-deposit box – front desk
24-hour front desk
Express check-out
Security guard
Hair salon
Shopping on site
Babysitting or child care
Tour assistance
Laundry facilities
Coffee in lobby
Shoe shine
Umbrella
Wedding services
Poolside bar
Spa services on site
Massage – treatment room(s)
Sauna
Concierge desk
Complimentary newspapers in lobby
Room service (24 hours)
Coffee shop or café
Restaurant(s) in hotel
Parking (surcharge)
Parking garage
Meeting rooms (small groups)
Ballroom(s)
Conference room(s)
Audio-visual equipment
Secretarial services
Computer rental
Multilingual staff
Porter/bellhop
Doorman/doorwoman
Number of rooms: 336
ATM/banking
Translation services
Beauty services
Currency exchange
Dry cleaning service
Library
Air-conditioned public areas
Elevator/lift
Airport transportation (surcharge)

RECREATION

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
Swimming on site
Aerobics nearby
Running track/path nearby
Bicycle rentals nearby

ROOM AMENITIES

Internet access – high speed
Cable/satellite TV
Premium bedding
Complimentary newspaper
Air conditioning
Blackout drapes
Voice mail
Fax machine
Minibar
Wake-up calls
Turndown service
Bathrobes
Hair dryer
Handheld shower
Makeup mirror
Slippers
Bathroom scale
Welcome amenities
Trouser press
Clock radio
In-room safe (accommodates laptop)
Smoking rooms
Cribs (infant beds) available
Premium TV channel(s)
Pay movies
Hypo-allergenic bedding available
Climate control
Soundproofed rooms
Internet access – surcharge
Multi-line phone
Refrigerator
Remote lighting/drapery control
Housekeeping (daily)
Private bathroom
Complimentary toiletries
Extra towels/bedding in room
Bathroom telephone
Sewing kit
Separate bathtub and shower
Child care (in room, surcharge)
Iron/ironing board (on request)
Window opens
Desk
Television
Rollaway beds

ROOMS

This hotel has 336 guestrooms, all of which have views of Unter den Linden boulevard or a manicured inner courtyard – some have views of Brandenburg Gate. Wooden floors are paired with pale Art Deco-style carpets and richly brocaded bedding in gold, scarlet, or royal blue. Some rooms are specially fitted for guests who suffer allergies or have wheelchairs. Rooms feature CD players, laptop-compatible safes, cell phones, and high-speed Internet access.

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