Althoff Grandhotel

Schloss Bensberg

Grandhotel Schloss Bensberg - a five-star hotel and member of the Leading Hotels of the World - is situated in Bergisch Gladbach, a small city just a few kilometers away from Cologne. Discerning guests will enjoy culinary compositions in exceptional atmosphere by Joachim Wissler, one of the best chefs in Germany, and excellent, personal service. The special ambience of the Grandhotel Schloss Bensberg can be traced back to its long history. Even today, the historical ambience can be felt by the hotel guests which is conveyed with details such as domed frescoes and cherubs with arm cartouches. Additionally, the Grandhotel is stunningly located high above the bay of Cologne.

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Rooms & Suites

84 rooms and 36 suites - some with view to Cologne Cathedral - are tenderly decorated and combine highest comfort with modern communication technology.

The traditional and elegant furnishing style builds a contrast to the historic architecture of the hotel. Bright colors, precious woods and high ceilings provide a pleasant atmosphere.


In the gourmet restaurant Vendôme , which is situated outside the main building in a manor house , guests are spoiled by our three-star awarded chef Joachim Wissler. Once again, the gourmet restaurant Vendôme was honored with three Michelin stars, five Feinschmecker "F" and 19.5 points in the Gault Millau since 2013.

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Beauty & Spa

With a size of 1,000 square meters the Leading Beauty & Spa of Grandhotel Schloss Bensberg offers plenty of space to relax. Spa treatments are undertaken in eight treatment rooms. Explore the sauna and fitness area with swimming pool and let us pamper your mind and soul in an unique atmosphere.

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Conferences & Festivities

The hotel is excellently suited for weddings or special events and conferences. Whether meetings, seminars, workshops, incentives or other events - the 9 conference rooms and the magnificient ballroom offer a unique setting for any occasion and will turn your event into a success story.

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