In 2008, Munich is celebrating its 850th birthday with a summer full of celebrations and events. The motto of the anniversary is ‘Building
Bridges’, a celebration of the cities movement from a monastery to the hub of culture and high-technology that it is today.
The celebrations to be held throughout the summer of 2008 include theatrical shows, concerts, exhibitions in addition to the special events
including the City foundation festival (June 14th-15th), an annual event that this year will be expanded to fully celebrate the birthday. The Old
Town Ring Road Festival (July 19th – 20th) which is a musical and theatrical journey in time on the Old Town Ring Road and the Isar Bridge
Festival (August 1st – 3rd), which incorporates the romantic elements of the city with a light installation on the bridge and music and
dancing on the riverbanks.
Four of WORLDHOTELS’ Munich hotels are offering special packages to celebrate the 850th anniversary, ranging from the Deluxe
Collection member Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten Starnberg to the First Class Collection members Fleming’s Hotel München-City, Fleming’s Hotel
München-Schwabing and the Eden Hotel Wolff.
Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten Starnberg is located close to Lake Starnberg, only a short trip away from Munich – the ideal location to
combine city feeling and country side atmosphere. The “Happy Birthday
Munich” weekend package includes two nights in a Superior single or double room,
including breakfast buffet, one day ticket per person for Munich’s public transportation (MVV), one welcome cocktail in the Hemingway
Bar and a city map. The package starts at € 131 per person for a double room and is valid upon availability for the whole year.
The first class superior
Hotel Eden Hotel Wolff is centrally located in Munich with access to all major public transportation systems. The
“King Ludwig” package includes two nights in a Deluxe Alp-style room, a welcome cocktail, breakfast buffet, a traditional Bavarian veal sausage meal, a
Bavarian delicatessen menu, free access to the wellness and fitness center, a “Grand Circle” city tour and a small surprise
in the room. The
package starts at € 188.50 per person for a double-room and is valid for the whole year (not during trade fairs and the Oktoberfest).
Fleming’s Hotel München-Schwabing is a first class design hotel in one of the most exciting locations of Munich, the popular
Schwabing district. The Fleming’s Hotel
München-City is a stylish first class superior hotel located in the heart of Munich, within walking
distance of many attractions and the main shopping district.
The two nights “Discover Munich”
package, offered by both hotels, includes accommodation in a comfort room, breakfast, a glas of
champagne at the hotel bar, a sight-seeing bus tour of Munich, as well as sauna, steambath and work out free of charge. For the Fleming’s
Hotel München-Schwabing the package starts at € 131 per person in a double room. For the Fleming’s Hotel München-City the package
starts at € 146 per person in a double room. The packages are subject to availability.
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