Hotel am Badersee - Bavarian Nature, Sport & Culture Hotel am Badersee - Bavarian Nature, Sport & Culture

Leisure Guide

The Loisach Valley offers countless leisure opportunities. Be it sightseeing, relaxing, mountaineering, biking or skiing - here you will find the right activity at any season.

Use our leisure guide below and feel free to contact the reception for assistance.



 We have put together a few suggestions from hiking experts on a variety of routes to choose from.


Hiking & Mountaineering

The Bavarian Alps in the Zugspitze area offer a large choice of activities - from easy and medium tours to demanding mountain treks and exciting climbing routes.



You can start biking in the Zugspitze region already in the spring months. In summer you can reach even higher altitudes with a mountain bike or e-bike.


Water Sports

Staying on or by the water on hot sunny days leaves nothing else to be desired. We will show you how to make a start as a "water rat" in Garmisch-Partenkirchen.


Paragliding, Ballooning & Canyoning

Experience the most beautiful spots in Loisach Valley from the unusual perspective available only to adventure sports enthusiasts: try paragliding, canyoning or make a balloon. trip.



Events in Zugspitze Area

Health and sports, traditions and culture, gastronomy and celebrations – our guests enjoy countless leisure opportunities during their stay at the foot of the Zugspitze.



Bring a couple of souvenirs or presents for the family and friends from your holiday.


Skiing & Snowboarding

Enjoy a ride in the Zugspitze ski area with its 87 skilifts and 213 kilometers of prepared slopes.

The 'Zugspitze' and 'Garmisch Classic' ski resorts can be easily reached from the Hotel am Badersee with the Zugspitzbahn cogwheel train.


Winter Sports Events

In winter Garmisch-Partenkirchen traditionally becomes the meeting point of the winter sport elite. Don't miss the chance and see the breathtaking race with your own eyes!


Winter Hiking & Touring

Discover the region around Mount Zugspitze on numerous cross-country and snowshoe tours - as well as on foot and with ski mountaineering.


Snow Fun Unlimited

Winter sports are multifaceted! From skating and ice climbing to winter paragliding from the Zugspitze summit, winter in Garmisch-Partenkirchen offers leisure opportunities for everyone.



Special Offers & Vouchers

The beautiful Loisach valley calls visitors to get out and enjoy all kinds of outdoor activities. Enjoy our special offers that are perfect for each and every season.

You can buy our packages as a voucher as a present for your beloved ones - do not hesitate to contact our reservations office about this.

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Rooms & Rates

Look forward to a restful night’s sleep. You will find peace and relaxation in one of our exquisite and comfortable guest rooms with a view of the surrounding mountains. No need to count sheep. We promise!



From local pharmacy to pillow selection or Zugspitze weather forecast: feel free to use the information we have collected for you in our online guest folder.






Wellness & Balance

Take a deep breath. Let the power of water and the energy of fire renew your vitality. Our sauna, spa and wellness area with a view of Germany’s highest mountain provide the perfect setting. A snow room with real snow helps you restore balance and cool down. 



Food & Drink

Treat yourself to delicacies that will indulge all of your senses. Visit our Werdenfels Restaurant during the day and enjoy the view of Germany’s highest mountain. External guests are welcome as well! Then let us welcome you to our Talstation Evenig Bar in the evening: The bar made of illuminated onyx stone, an open fireplace and comfortable lounge furniture provide the perfect setting for engaging in inspiring conversations and making new acquaintances.

For hygienic reasons pets are not allowed in our restaurants and bars. Thank you for your understanding.

Be inspired

Meetings & Creativity

Inspire yourself and the others – at conventions, conferences and meetings.

22 conference rooms with state-of-the-art equipment ensure that you always have the right hardware at your disposal. All our meeting spaces and guest rooms offer free WiFi access. Our light-filled atrium with designer sitting areas provides inspiration and the perfect atmosphere to relax or take a small snack between the meetings.

Check the Space Planning Tool to see where each space is located, or take a 360° tour of our conference atrium and our "Badersee" and "Pfaffenwinkel" meeting rooms in the Seehaus building:



Contact Form - Meetings & Events



The Badersee Blog

Discover the Zugspitze area on hikes, biking tours and versatile outdoor activities.

Dear reader,

We are happy to welcome you in our Badersee Blog. Here you would discover a large choice of activities and destinations for your holiday in the Zugspitze area, as well as the current trends related to travel and hotels. Enjoy your reading and feel free to share our blogs with the others. Our editors are out in the nature all year round, you can find their impressions here in the Badersee Blog and in our Leisure Guide as well.

MOVE: More Activities In Our Leisure Guide


Sustainability & Nature Protection

Sustainable practices are indispensable for the future of the travel industry. In our fantastic location, surrounded by the alpine meadows, vast forests and the high peaks of the German Alps, we have developed a special relationship with nature and the environment.

We live amidst this nature and we spend a lot of time in the mountains at any season. Therefore, it is crucial for us as a local enterprise to contribute to the preservation of our environment and resources. What is good for the environment is also good for our business! We do our best to take care of the environment and treat the resources at our disposal with care. We review our operations on a regular basis to identify and implement new opportunities that would drive our sustainability commitment.

Learn more about our progress and future goals on this page.


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About us & Jobs

A forest hideaway on the shore of the crystal clear Lake Badersee at the foot of Mount Zugspitze, the Hotel am Badersee is one of the best hotels in the Zugspitze region.


Our hotel has been renowned for its outstanding quality for decades. Therefore, it is extremely important to us that every guest – from holiday makers to conference participants, group travelers and event attendees – enjoys an unforgettable stay in the Alpine Village of Grainau and makes their best memories. It is our special honour that our guests here at the beautiful Badersee dream of eventful days, take a deep breath in our spa, let our MICE Team inspire them and indulge their senses at our restaurants.

Learn more about our history, philosophy, team and principles, and how to join our team.