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Riessersee Hotel

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Aerial view
Indoor spa tub
Indoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM, pool loungers
Deluxe Duplex, 1 King Bed | Hypo-allergenic bedding, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Panoramic Room, 1 Bedroom, Balcony, Lake View (Seehaus) | Living area | 32-inch flat-screen TV with satellite channels, TV, table football

Overview of Riessersee Hotel

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Riessersee Hotel

4-star property
Mountain hotel in Garmisch-Partenkirchen with 2 restaurants and spa

8.2/10 Very good

416 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Gym
Riess 5, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, BY, 82467

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About this area

What's nearby

  • On the waterfront
  • Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Resort - 5 min drive
  • Zugspitze - 34 min drive

Getting around

  • Innsbruck (INN-Kranebitten) - 53 min drive
  • Franz Josef Strauss International Airport (MUC) - 92 min drive
  • Garmisch-Partenkirchen (ZEI-Garmisch-Partenkirchen Train Station) - 6 min drive
  • Untergrainau Station - 7 min drive
  • Garmisch-Partenkirchen Hausberg Station - 18 min walk


  • The Local Cure Bar - 5 min drive
  • Wolpertinger - 5 min drive
  • La Baita - 5 min drive
  • Mukkefuck - 5 min drive
  • Isi's Goldener Engel - 5 min drive

About this property

Riessersee Hotel

Located near a train station, Riessersee Hotel is a great choice for a stay in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Guests can visit the spa to be pampered with massages, facials or body treatments, and Seehaus, one of 2 restaurants, serves German cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. An indoor pool, a bar/lounge and a health club are other highlights at this upmarket hotel. Fellow travellers like the helpful staff and breakfast.


English, French, German, Italian, Russian

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 152 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time from 3 PM until anytime
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets allowed (dogs only)*
  • Restrictions apply*


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Electric vehicle charging point on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast 7:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–10:30 AM on weekends
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge

Travelling with children

  • Playground
  • Children's menu

What to do

  • Ski passes
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Pool table
  • Table football
  • Golfing nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Skiing lessons nearby
  • Segway hire/tours nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby

Working away

  • 10 meeting rooms


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • On-site car hire
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Bike hire
  • Pool loungers
  • Ski storage


  • 5 buildings/towers
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas
  • Health club
  • An indoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Hot tub
  • Sauna
  • Steam room


  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Russian

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Heating
  • Dressing gowns

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Blackout curtains
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa. Services include facials and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 3 years old are not allowed in the spa.


Seehaus – This restaurant specialises in German cuisine and serves lunch, dinner and light fare. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.
Sommergarten – This restaurant specialises in international cuisine and only serves dinner. Reservations are required. Open daily.
Riessersee-Bar – On-site bar. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city and collected at the property. Exemptions or reductions might apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.00 per person, per night for adults; EUR 1.00 per night for guests aged 6-15 years old. This tax does not apply to children under 6 years of age.

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for EUR 55.0 per night


  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 9.50 per pet, per night

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM
  • Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility or hot tub without adult supervision
  • Guests under 3 years old are not allowed in the spa, and guests under 12 years old are only allowed with adult supervision
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guest room doors are sealed after cleaning.

Personal protective equipment, including gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some on-site facilities.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast.


This property does not have lifts.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit on site.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Riessersee Hotel Resort Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Riessersee Hotel Resort
Riessersee Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Riessersee Hotel Sport & Spa Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Riessersee Hotel Sport And Spa Resort
Riessersee Hotel Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Riessersee Hotel Hotel
Riessersee Hotel Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Riessersee Hotel Hotel Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Frequently asked questions

Does Riessersee Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Riessersee Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Riessersee Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Riessersee Hotel?
Yes, there's an indoor pool. Guests have pool access from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
Are pets allowed at Riessersee Hotel?
Yes, dogs are welcome. There's a charge of EUR 9.50 per pet, per night.
Is parking offered on site at Riessersee Hotel?
Yes, there's free self parking. Electric car charging is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Riessersee Hotel?
You can check in from 3 PM - anytime. Check-out time is 11 AM. Contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
Is there an on-site casino at Riessersee Hotel?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Casino Garmisch-Partenkirchen (6-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at Riessersee Hotel and nearby?
Have fun with on-site activities such as mountain biking and hiking. Additional recreation nearby includes segway hire. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and soothe your senses in the hot tub. Riessersee Hotel also has an indoor pool and a sauna, as well as a steam room.
Are there restaurants at or near Riessersee Hotel?
Yes, there are 2 on-site restaurants, featuring al fresco dining and German cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Bollywood Tandoori (2.1 mi), Colosseo (2.1 mi) and La Toscana (2.1 mi).
What's the area around Riessersee Hotel like?
Riessersee Hotel is located on the waterfront, a short 18-minute walk from Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Resort and 13 minutes' walk from Garmisch-Classic. Travellers say that this hotel is in a good location.



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8/10 Very good

Good hotel, friendly staff. Could use some updating but good stay
Robert, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Beautiful hotel with very friendly staff!
Joshua, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Beautiful location, nice hotel. A good place to stay just outside of the main town in Garmisch. Great value for money!
Rosemary, 2-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Excellent location!! The room was very nice and incredibly clean. I opted for the dinner option which was a buffet. The food was wonderful. Breakfast was included and it was just as delicious. The staff were very polite and helpful. Will definitely stay here again
Heidemarie, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Very picturesque. The lake is awesome.
SCOTT, 3-night romance trip
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6/10 Good

Our first room had stairs to climb to the bedroom. We were given another room. A small room. A lower class room. We ask for the difference to be returned, they said no. I will never stay there again
Jack, 7-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Derek, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great location and great service .
Xiaoying, 1-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

first class hotel with matching prices! Excellent breakfasts and other meals. Somewhat crowded by tourists
Ralph, 1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Great stay and excellent staff and service!!!
Robert, 3-night trip
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