After the complimentary breakfast, guests can check their e-mails or plan a sightseeing itinerary via public Internet access (surcharge). Light snacks, salads and sandwiches are served on the garden terrace, and staff at the front desk can recommend local restaurants. In the evenings, guests can unwind with cocktails in the informal bar, which features retro orange chairs and shimmering gold lamps. Practical amenities include a hair salon, currency exchange and dry-cleaning services. Those arriving by car will find garage-parking facilities on site (surcharge). Guests can enjoy close encounters with bears, gorillas and peccaries at the Berlin Zoologischer Garten, one of Germany's oldest zoos, 200 metres from the hotel. The infamous Checkpoint Charlie, marking the former border between East and West Germany, now features a museum devoted to the history of the Berlin Wall and can be found eight kilometres away. Berlin Tegel Airport is 11 kilometres away, with an approximate driving time of 20 minutes.
Standard Single: One double bed or two twin beds. 1970s-style furniture and colour scheme. Satellite television, direct-dial telephone, wireless Internet connection, and complimentary newspaper. Bathroom with shower/tub combination and hair dryer.
Standard Double: One double bed or two twin beds. 1970s-style furniture and colour scheme. Satellite television, direct-dial telephone, wireless Internet connection, and complimentary newspaper. Bathroom with shower/tub combination and hair dryer.
Comfort Room: One double bed or two twin beds. Bright rooms with modern furnishings. Satellite television. Direct-dial telephone. Wireless Internet access. Complimentary newspaper. Coffee/tea maker. Bathroom with shower/tub combination, hair dryer, bathrobes, and complimentary toiletries. Fan.
Economy Room: One double bed or two twin beds. Desk. Wireless Internet connection. TV with premium cable channels and pay movies. Clock radio. Hair dryer. Iron/ironing board on request.
Taxis are readily available outside the terminal, a typical taxi fare from the airport to the hotel is €15. Bus services are also available. Take the X0 to the Zoologischer Garten, then bus number 100 to Kurfustenstrasse. Berlin's integrated public transport system (the BVG) is the best way to get about. One ticket allows travel on all trains, trams, buses and ferries.
Driving directions: From the airport, take the A100 in the direction of Charlottenburg. Then take exit 1 Kurfurstendamm, heading towards the city centre. Head down Kurfurstendamm boulevard until the Ungerground Wittenbergplatz. Pass the underground and turn left, to Bayreuther Strasse; the hotel is on the right-hand side.
- Sauna Full Kitchen
- Bar/lounge Restaurant(s)
- Meeting room (small groups) Dry cleaning service
- Hair salon Room service (limited hours)
- Safe-deposit box Internet public area - surcharge
- Comp newspapers in lobby Conference room(s)
- Banquet facilities Currency exchange
- Parking (surcharge) Elevator/lift
- Complimentary breakfast Parking garage
- Airport transportation (fees apply)
Room Amenities: , , • Cable/satellite TV • Direct-dial phone • Extra towels/bedding • Hypo-allergenic bedding availa • Window opens • Pay movies • Smoking rooms • Iron/ironing board (on request • Rollaway beds • Cribs (infant beds) available • Premium TV channel(s) • Blackout drapes/curtains • Bathtub only
- Zoologischer Garten (zoo) - 200 metres | - KaDeWe department store - 200 metres | - Brandenburger Tor - 4.5 kilometres (3 miles)| - Checkpoint Charlie - 8 kilometres (5 miles) | - East Side Gallery - 10 kilometres (6 miles)|
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