DIEDRICH - Your SPA & Wellness Hotel Sauerland
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As early as 1898, the year of its foundation, our wellness hotel in the Sauerland was a place to recharge your batteries. In those days, as a postal station, we accommodated those travelling through. Today, more than 120 years later, our 4-star Superior Hotel Sauerland has become the destination of the journey - as a refuge with plenty of space to recharge, as a place to recharge your batteries, as a little oasis of well-being far away from everyday life.
Wellness hotel Sauerland: This is what relaxing feels like
Now in its fourth generation, the DIEDRICH Wellnesshotel & SPA in Hallenberg near Winterberg is a popular place to stay for a short holiday in the Sauerland. The country town of Hallenberg belongs to the district of Hochsauerland in North Rhine-Westphalia and lies directly on the border with Hesse. Surrounded by the picturesque Rothaargebirge mountains, not far from the Kellerwald-Edersee National Park, the lush green of the Nuhne floodplain and numerous lakes and forests, Hallenberg is the perfect starting point for boundless leisure fun in spring, summer, autumn and winter. Relax actively while hiking, cycling and winter sports in the middle of the picturesque Sauerland natural idyll, admire the historical monuments of the charming little town - where, by the way, Hallenberg beer has finally been available again after more than 100 years since 2018 - and let us pamper you from head to toe. In our Hotel Sauerland, you will find modern rooms and suites, a bright SPA area with two swimming pools, a spacious sauna area, various relaxation areas and a wide range of massages and wellness treatments. Yoga fans will find peace and quiet in the "Haus der Mitte" of the wellness hotel, fitness enthusiasts will love the cardio training on our modern fitness equipment.
Charming wellness hotel in a historic half-timbered town
Idyllically situated at the foothills of the Rothaar Mountains, the bubbling Nuhne stream flows through Hallenberg. With its 4,400 inhabitants, the historic half-timbered village is the smallest municipality in Westphalia. Not only historians will love Hallenberg's pretty monuments - the charming town is the perfect setting to stroll through narrow alleys and enjoy Hallenberg's special atmosphere. Our DIEDRICH Wellnesshotel & SPA itself is also a piece of contemporary history. The beautiful building with the traditional shingle roof was once a post office and accommodated travellers passing through more than 120 years ago. So our hotel in the Sauerland has been a house of hospitality and relaxation for a long time - even if it may not have been quite as comfortable in 1898 as it is today.
Accommodation where feeling good is easy
With 65 rooms - single rooms, double rooms and suites - our hotel in the Sauerland is still a nice size today - just not too big and not too small either. The design and furnishings are in natural colours and modern. The room size ranges from 17 sqm for the single room to 60 sqm for the suite. Whether for one night or several nights: relaxing is easy here. Flat-screen TVs, access to free Wi-Fi and a ready-packed wellness bag are part of the basic equipment of the accommodation, all suites are equipped with cosy sitting areas. Some rooms also have a balcony. From this you can watch the sun rising behind the hills of Hallenberg in the morning - or you can relax together on the balcony on a balmy summer evening. Whichever of the rooms you choose for your wellness holiday in the Sauerland, you will find one thing everywhere: A wonderful ambience to feel good in.
Wellness hotel with Sauerland delicacies
Your culinary well-being is also well catered for at our Wellnesshotel Sauerland. Our passionate chefs will spoil you with exquisite ingredients, regional Sauerland cuisine and culinary creativity. Convince yourself directly with a look into our kitchen and restaurant areas.
The breakfast buffet is offered to our guests in the spacious, bright and open Light Wing Restaurant. Here it's easy to settle in for an extensive breakfast. Regional products from the buffet - such as the fresh bread from Medelon, aromatic coffee from Medebach and jam from nearby Geismar - should definitely be tasted.
Dinner in the restaurant "Antons" with its hospitable cuisine is really stylish. Here, unpretentious hospitality is lived at a high level. In addition to the "Antons", the "Alte Post" restaurant and the "Poststube" are also available; equally stylish rooms, the same dinner offer and, of course, the same hospitality. Whether pure romance or a sociable get-together with one of your favourite people: Beautiful memories are always created here. The hotel bar "Gute Stube" offers refreshing drinks and also serves as a cosy living room during the day. Opposite is the atmospheric Kaminstube, a perfect location for romantic and convivial evenings. By the way, those who wish can also feast in their bathrobe: We offer delicious light snacks in the bathrobe bistro in the wellness area.
Wellness hotel Sauerland with SPA area, yoga sessions and gym
The spacious SPA area at the wellness hotel in the Sauerland offers moments of absolute deep relaxation during your wellness holiday. From the 29 degree warm swimming pool, surrounded by atmospherically illuminated columns, your gaze glides into the open nature. Let yourself be carried by the well-tempered water in the pool and enjoy the lightness of being. However, our indoor pool has got company. Recently, a large, year-round heated infinity outdoor pool also invites you to relax or swim laps. From the edge of the pool you can enjoy the view of the Hallenberg valley while the sun gently warms your face. Whether indoors or outdoors: with us you can experience unforgettable moments in the swimming pool.
Experience the sauna area at Hotel Sauerland
Discover our spacious sauna area with several saunas. Idyllic views await you in the panorama sauna and the Swiss stone pine sauna. Here you can gaze at snow-covered trees on cold winter days and at the same time comfortably loll in the heat. In addition to the steam bath and Finnish sauna, the Tecaldarium, a Roman sweat bath, is a special treat where warmth, play of colours, delicate sounds and soothing scents combine to beguile your senses. Not far away, you can cool off in a snowy winter landscape after the warming pleasure of the various saunas. In our snow grotto, icy temperatures prevail all year round - complete with snow. After your sauna sessions, you can relax in our ascetic relaxation room, which is integrated into the spacious sauna area. The "Timeless" relaxation area in our wellness area also offers space to relax. Since true silence is a rare commodity in normal everyday life, we have transformed our quiet area into a mobile phone-free oasis (no reception) of tranquillity.
"House of the Middle" at the Wellness Hotel Sauerland
A place of mindfulness and meditation lies in the garden of our DIEDRICH Wellnesshotel & SPA. There, in the "Haus der Mitte", open yoga classes take place and offer the ideal opportunity to centre body and mind. Or should you not miss out on sweaty sports during your holiday? Then our well-equipped fitness studio is the right place for you. In addition to modern fitness equipment, a special cardio training programme awaits you here that will make you sweat.
Massage or facial care? - Treatments that are good for body, mind and soul
With the wellness treatments at our Hotel Sauerland, you can enjoy touches that get under your skin and caress your soul. Our offers range from Ayurvedic massages to pamper your body and mind to nurturing wellness treatments. Be sure to leave the stresses and strains of everyday life behind you and fully relax in our romantic wellness hotel in the Sauerland.
Actively out and about in Hallenberg and the surrounding area
Especially if you have decided to spend several nights at the Wellnesshotel Sauerland, it is a good idea to explore the surrounding area. The Sauerland is popularly known as the "land of a thousand mountains". It comes as no surprise that our DIEDRICH Wellnesshotel & SPA is surrounded by picturesque peaks that are worth exploring. In Hallenberg, very close to our wellness hotel in the Sauerland, for example, the hike to the approximately 704-metre high Heidekopf at the Ziegenhelle begins. The purpose of the hike is to reach the Heidekopf tower at the top of the mountain, from where you can enjoy the magnificent view of the Rothaar Mountains and the Sauerland. Neighbouring Winterberg is the most famous winter sports resort north of the Alps. Its popular ski lift carousel is only 14 kilometres away from Hallenberg. In addition to the famous St. Georg ski jump, there are smaller ski jumping facilities as well as numerous slopes and cross-country ski trails.
In summer, the surrounding area has a lot to offer in terms of leisure activities. Mountain bike tours in the Bike Arena Sauerland attract beginners as well as professionals with bike trails and GPS races. You want even more action? Then be sure to visit the Winterberg-Niedersfeld go-kart track. But you should leave yourself more time for a trip to the Panorama Adventure Bridge. From up there you have a breathtaking view of Winterberg. And the special thing: There are different ways to move across the bridge. Either classically on foot or you climb, crawl or shimmy your way over or under the bridge to the other side, protected by safety nets. In summer, you can refresh yourself afterwards in the outdoor swimming pool in the forest or in the Hillebach reservoir or take a leisurely walk around the water. The towns of Schmallenberg and Willingen are also perfect for a day trip. Schmallenberg delights with its historical charm and is also an ideal starting point for hikes through the beautiful Sauerland countryside. If you are in the mood for entertainment, Willingen is the place to be. In Willingen, numerous pubs that invite you to eat and celebrate await you. Other surrounding towns such as Frankenberg with its half-timbered flair or Bad Berleburg are also ideal for a relaxed stroll through the town. No matter what time of year, young or old: the surroundings of our DIEDRICH Wellnesshotel & SPA offer countless opportunities to explore the nature of the Sauerland to your heart's content, to experience culture or to go on excursions.
"The Stars in Sauerland": A Cooperation for the Love of the Region
A few years ago, some hoteliers of family-run hotels founded the cooperation "The Stars in Sauerland". The reason for this was, among other things, the love for the region and the strengthening of family-run hotels in the Sauerland. The DIEDRICH Wellnesshotel & SPA is also a founding member and has been a proud member of the cooperation ever since.
Wellness holiday Sauerland: This is what your stay at the Wellnesshotel Sauerland can look like
Choosing one of our wellness packages is a good choice. Because in addition to the overnight stays, this usually includes, among other things, delicious half-board, one or more wellness treatments and the use of all hotel areas - perfect for those who want relaxation right from the time of booking. A classic time-out in a wellness hotel in the Sauerland begins with a (hopefully) relaxed arrival and a friendly welcome upon your arrival. From 3 pm you can then move into your room with us, where a bathrobe, slippers and a bottle of water are already waiting for you. Here you can arrive comfortably and in peace, pack your spa things and start your relaxing time-out in our wellness area. Here you can move back and forth between the varied sauna area, the pools with a view of nature and a tasty snack in our spacious SPA bistro - perfect for simply unwinding without a care in the world. In the evening, take a seat in one of our restaurant areas, where you can order a cool bottle of sparkling wine and enjoy your half-board dinner. After a day to remember, you can return to your room and fall into a soft bed. The next morning, the pampering programme continues. Because breakfast on your short break is offered as a rich breakfast buffet. The buffet invites you to feast - without having to prepare anything.
We look forward to your stay at the DIEDRICH Wellnesshotel & SPA
Depending on whether you have planned several overnight stays at Hotel Sauerland, the next thing on your agenda is excursions into nature or the region, time at the spa or a stroll through idyllic Hallenberg. No matter how you imagine your wellness holiday or wellness weekend at the hotel in Sauerland: We will be happy to help you with your planning and look forward to welcoming you to our Wellnesshotel Sauerland in 2022.