Honeymooning in Berlin is filled with rich history, culture and style. Known for its art galleries, amazing culinary scene and world-class sites, Berlin makes the best destination for a romantic break. Here are the best honeymoon hotels in the city, including the top places to stay for Michelin-starred restaurants, relaxing spas, cool cocktail lounges and luxurious rooms.
Housed in a 1930s building, which originally served as Berlin’s Royal Danish Embassy, Das Stue is located in Berlin’s sleek West neighbourhood, Charlottenburg. With a Michelin star restaurant, spa and amazing rooms, it’s the perfect escape for lovers. The hotel’s name pays homage to its unique heritage, meaning ‘living room,’ in Danish. Patricia Urquiola, the acclaimed Spanish architect and designer, brings her signature touch to the hotel’s interiors, creating a sophisticated urban retreat.
25hours Hotel Bikini Berlin
Offering urban retreats by the zoo, 25 Hours Bikini Berlin bears the tagline ‘Wild as the jungle, diverse as the big city.’ With a range of suites, all lovingly thought out by designer Werner Aisslinger, the hotel has developed a holistic concept straddling nature and culture, under the ideology of an ‘Urban Jungle.’ The 149 room hotel offers up a range of suites including an Urban medium, twin, large and extra large and a Jungle medium and large, each named after their size and the view they give. The attention to detail that 25 Hours Hotels are famous for is clear throughout the hotel and within its rooms, each with a local skincare brand and bag for guests to enjoy during their stay. Exceptionally planned and designed, staying in this Charlottenburg retreat will leave guests restored and excited to explore Berlin as they enjoy their honeymoon in a mecca of culture.
Hotel Oderberger is a historic, boutique hotel located in the sleek neighbourhood of Prenzlauer Berg. The hotel is housed in a 1898 former Stadtbad or swimming pool, that was originally designed by architect Ludwig Hoffmann. After the pool was forced to close in 1989, it remained so until 2012 when extensive renovation began, and in 2016, the space found new life with the boutique hotel. The rooms are lovingly decorated, lending all the comforts of home, with a stylish, romantic flair, perfect for a romantic escape. The historic swimming pool remains in use today, and the stylish hotel also offers guests a world-class restaurant and bar, as well as a range of trendy decor from local artists.
The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin
The Ritz-Carlton Berlin has over 303 guest rooms and suites and is located in the heart of Berlin at Potsdamer Platz. The sumptuous five-star hotel offers plush, modern designed rooms, as well as a fantastic French-theme brasserie, and two elegant cocktail bars. With high ceilings, avant-garde timeless design and exceptional service, it is the perfect escape for lovers looking to experience the finer things in life while in the German capital.
Originally opening in 1991, Hotel Zoo, was the official VIP spot to the Berlin International Film Festival, Berlinale. Located on bustling Kurfürstendamm, the lavishly designed hotel puts its guests in the heart of one of Berlin’s chicest neighbourhoods. After two years of restoration, the hotel re-opened its legendary doors in November 2014. The high ceilings, stately rooms and impressive 144-room hotel holds a reference to its lavish past, with a new polish. Housing a sleek rooftop bar, perfect in the summer and the cosmopolitan chic Grace restaurant and bar, adorned with lacquered wood and an impressive menu, it’s a glamorous escape with all the creature comforts to ensure a luxurious stay.
ABOIN Villa Berlin
ABION Villa is a private retreat from the hustle and bustle, in Berlin’s Moabit neighbourhood, offering a romantic escape in the city. Well connected to the city centre and its sites, the hotel takes guests away from the busy streets while ensuring they’re able to experience the city. This boutique hotel has a range of rooms available, decked out with modern comfort and stunning riverside views, making it the perfect city escape for a cosy weekend away.
Monbijou Hotel is located in Mitte, in the heart of Berlin. Directly on the bustling shopping district of Hackescher Markt, this 101 room hotel offers a cosy, romantic atmosphere for its guests, close to the city’s main attractions and sights. Whether guests are relaxing by the open fireplace in the cosy lounge with a library, sipping cocktails in the high-end bar, or enjoying city views on the impressive roof terrace, they will feel well-cared-for by the friendly staff and luxury ambience.