About us

The FIne Dining Destinations

The Althoff Hotel Collection includes the Grandhotel Schloss Bensberg near Cologne, the Hotel Fürstenhof in Celle, the Hotel am Schlossgarten in Stuttgart city centre and the Seehotel Bavaria at Lake Tegernsee.

Furthermore, the Althoff St. James's Hotel and Club is located in London's city centre and Villa Belrose is situated on a hill near Saint Tropez. In all hotels the entrepreneur Thomas H. Althoff focuses on the highest level of quality, individuality and service.

The Althoff corporate values dictate the way of exceeding the highest expectations. These are embodied by our staff, who is representing luxury hospitality and establish in every hotel a culture, which totally focuses on guest satisfaction.

History & Brands

Where we come from

Thomas H. Althoff has been instrumental in shaping the German hotel industry for more than 20 years, an industry that he first entered when he was little more than 20 years of age.

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Where we see our future

Our services aim to continually recognise the needs and exceed the expectations of our partners and thus enter into, and maintain, long-term partnerships.

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Who will acompany us

Our ambitious goals and the outstanding quality of service can only be achieved by sustainable long-term partnerships.

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Thomas H. Althoff

Business Owner & Hotelier

P: +49 2234-3790 11

E: servicelounge@althoffhotels.com

Elke Diefenbach-Althoff

Business Owner & Managing Director

P: +49 2234-3790 11

E: servicelounge@althoffhotels.com

Felicitas Neufang


P: +49 2234-3790 11

E: neufang@althoffhotels.com

Andreas Schmitt

Managing Director & Vice President Operations Althoff Hotels

P: +49 2234-3790 0

E: schmitt@althoffhotels.com

Nicole Dembour

Vice President Sales & Marketing

P: +49 2234-379026

E: dembour@althoffhotels.com

Katja Fauth

Director of Quality & HR

P: +49 2234-3790 45

E: fauth@althoffhotels.com

Thomas Lanfer

Development & Finance

 P: +49 2234-3790 40

E: lanfer@althoffhotels.com