Berlin is an electric city, filled with a rich history, culinary delights, cultural sights and amazing galleries. It’s the perfect weekend escape, offering a haven for lovers looking for a mini-break. With a plethora of accommodation on offer, we’ve searched the city for the cosiest spots. Here are the most romantic boutique hotels in Berlin.
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 starred 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.
Pension Funk is bringing the roaring 20s back to Berlin. The stylish hotel was once home to the silent movie star Asta Nielsen, and many of its original features can still be seen in the decorative interior today. The 14-room hotel offers the opulence and charm of another era, in a unique, but never kitschy setting. Located in upscale Charlottenburg, near Kurfürstendamm, this quirky hotel embodies Art Nouveau.
25hours Hotel Bikini Berlin
Offering urban retreats by the zoo, 25Hours Bikini Berlin bears the tagline ‘wild as the jungle, diverse as the big city’. With a range of suites, all lovingly designed by a headed by designer Werner Aisslinger, they have developed a holistic concept straddling nature and culture, under the ideology of and ‘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 25hours 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.
ABOIN Villa Berlin
ABION Villa is a private retreat from the hustle and bustle, in Berlin’s Moabit neighbourhood. Well connected to the city centre and its sights, the hotel takes you away from the busy streets but keep guests well connected. The modern and stylish hotel offers suites and rooms with a hint of romance. 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.
Hotel Oderberger is a historic, boutique hotel located in the sleek neighbourhood of Prenzlauer Berg. The hotel is housed in 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 as this boutique hotel. The rooms are lovingly decorated, lending all the comforts of home with a stylish flair, with room types that range from comfort, premium, maisonette, junior suite, to apartment. 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 art from local artists.
Monbijou Hotel is located in the heart of Berlin, in Mitte. 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 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.
Henri Hotel is the self-proclaimed home-away-from-home that’s familiar and surprisingly different. Situated in former West Berlin, next to fashionable Kurfürstendamm, the magnificent building that houses the hotel was constructed in the late 1800s. It carries this historic charm into its interior, with a quirky blend of old-school chic and modern comforts. With high ceilings, wooden floors and English wallpaper, the rooms are lovingly decorated to give guests a touch of romance. This charming hotel is the perfect escape from the busy city, acting as an intimate retreat for its visitors.