25hours Hotel Bikini Berlin - Germany
With its free bike rental program, jungle-inspired interiors, and vibrant rooftop terrace, 25hours Hotel Bikini Berlin is one of the city’s hottest new hotels. Inside, two types of rooms invite visitors to discover the German capital’s dual identity as an urban jungle and green paradise. Furnished in natural tones and textures, with soothing hammocks and rain showers, half of them overlook the Tiergarten and the lush Berlin Zoo, while the others have a distinctly metropolitan feel and striking cityscape views. The hotel boasts a selection of creative facilities, including a bright and airy international restaurant, a casual bar, and a couple of artfully designed function rooms.
Top 10 Cool Berlin Stays
From a fabulous music-themed hotel to a quirky designer treehouse, here are 10 uber cool places to spend the night when visiting Berlin - one of Europe’s most daring and avant-garde capitals.
The Urban Treehouse - Berlin, Germany
Set in a 650 sqm garden at the edge of Grunewald Forest, yet close enough to the hectic urban life of Berlin, lies The Urban Treehouse, a very special place consisting of two tree-shaped houses perched 4 meters off the ground level. Designed by Andreas Wenning from Baumraum - a leading architecture firm specialized in treehouses, the two innovative accommodation modules come with clean, cutting-edge design and bright, contemporary interiors appointed with all modern luxuries, from fully-equipped bathrooms and kitchenettes to plasma TVs and fresh, versatile furnishings.
The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin - Germany
An award-winning luxury hotel in the heart of a funky, cosmopolitan city, The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin is the first of its kind in Europe to offer the perfect blend of supreme luxury and sustainability. Moreover, the property’s Art Deco heritage is beautifully complemented by grand classically inspired interiors and state-of-the-art facilities. All rooms and suites come with exquisite furnishings, sumptuous marble baths, cutting-edge technology and works of art by Professor Markus Lupertz. Afternoon tea is served daily in the elegant Tea Lounge, while wonderful French cuisine can be enjoyed in the hotel’s Brasserie Desbrosses designed by Peter Silling.
Soho House Berlin - Germany
A private members’ club in the heart of the historic Mitte district, Soho House Berlin is as unique as it is exclusive. Housed in a somber Bauhaus-inspired building where the Communist Party used to keep their archives, the hotel - now a popular hangout for the international stylish set - mixes industrial design with a distinctive 1930’s theme to create bold interiors that delight even the most discerning guest. There are 65 bedrooms, 20 apartments and 4 lofts, all creatively decorated in different styles, from Art Deco glam to contemporary cool. Moreover, cutting-edge technology, innovative artwork and quirky designer fixtures stand side-by-side with vintage record players, select vinyls and sumptuous velvets. Facilities are equally high-class, featuring a luxurious spa, a decadent rooftop pool, and a dazzling Club Floor where creative mixologists are serving up fabulous cocktails in a dashy-looking environment.
Linnen - Berlin, Germany
Aiming to provide guests with a playful, relaxed and comfortable environment, Linnen offers 6 uniquely decorated rooms, a trendy café bar and a spacious, creatively designed apartment - all situated in the same building in the heart of Berlin. Each of the beautiful rooms has its own character and frisky décor with one-off design pieces and unique aesthetic features. In addition to this ingenious boutique-style inn, the brand operates three more apartments in Mitte.
Ackselhaus - Berlin, Germany
A heaven of tranquility in the heart of Berlin, not far from the hustle and bustle of Mitte, the Ackselhaus Hotel offers comfort, lovely outdoor spaces and stylish theme-designed guestrooms. Housed in a beautifully restored 19th century Victorian building, this intimate boutique hotel boasts a wonderful collection of individually designed rooms, with decors that range from Picasso’s cubism to Hollywood glamour, inviting guests to experience a new world each time. All accommodation units have been tastefully appointed with art and antiques in order to provide a unique and creative ambience.