Bathing and golfing in the “Lower Bavarian Toscana”“…
In the south of Germany right in the middle of the border triangle of Bavaria, Bohemia and Upper Austria, there is a delightful landscape with gently rolling hills, meadows and fields, bordered by old trees. Associations with the picturesque destination of Italy coined the term “Lower Bavarian Toscana”. What makes it special is: Innumerable springs with warm medicinal water make this area of the Rottal the largest thermal centre of Europe. The Wellness Hotel Sonnengut can be found in these beautiful surroundings, on the sunny side of a mountain.
Whether relaxing in the 70° warm medicinal water that bubbles out of the springs into the spa, sweating in the saunas, which are furnished according to the Feng-Shui principle or having preventative, medical treatment in the hotel’s own medical wellness centre – Hotel Sonnengut provides many possibilities for a regenerating holiday. The hotel’s own golf course “Bellavista” that is located close-by can be accessed by means of the hotel’s golf car. The golf Mecca Bad Griesbach is also only a few minutes away from Sonnengut. That is where golfers meet at six 18-hole and 3 9-hole golf courses. Beginners are introduced to golf at Europe’s largest golf academy whilst “pros” take part in tournaments regularly organized by the hotel. After the relaxing or sports activities, the kitchen of the Sonnengut awaits the hungry guests with light regional meals that have a slight Mediterranean touch. Well, we are in the “Lower Bavarian Toscana”….
2,500 m² with an exclusive bathing area with both warm water (16x16m) and fresh water (6x11m) basins, the glass roof and walls of which can be opened, whirlpool and salt water bath. Also on offer:
- sauna area with Finnish Kelo outdoor sauna, colour and light eco-sauna, aroma steam bath and salt grotto with open air court and large lawn
- Nordic Walking and Qi Gong, Pilates, fitness room with six cardio training machines and eleven high tech fitness training machines
- natural fango treatments, Turkish hamam and double treatment rooms, Asian luxury cabin, Caracalla Starlight tub
- wellness shop
- medical wellness centre
- Pantai-Luar massage, Ayurveda, hot chocolate treatment, LaStone therapy, singing bowl massage
- "Gutsherrenbad" spa with differently themed rooms for treatments on the waterbed, Oriental rhassoul bath, imperial Kaiserbad for baths for two and salt bath with Liquid Sound System.
The beauty farm offers care producs by Sisley, Jean d‘Arcel, Maria Galland, Ligne St Barth, Thalgo and !QMS. Classic and special treatments as well as ultrasound treatment. ?According to the guests' wishes, special feel-good treatments are assembled for pure relaxation – including exotic luxury treatments with high quality products by Ligne St. Barth, treatments to "boost your energy" in the Ayurveda department or treatments for couples to enjoy.
Wellness & Care
Medical wellness centre with experienced therapists, a naturopath and a physiotherapist.
Passau; Regensburg; Salzburg; Bavarian Forest Natural Park; Baroque town of Schärding; medieval town of Altötting; birds reserve ‘Unterer Inn’; Europe’s largest golf resort.
The kitchen staff takes care to use quality products from the surrounding countryside: The meat comes from local farms; fresh organic corn, vegetables and fruit compliment the dishes. Chef de cuisine Christian Gsödl prepares light and healthy menus based on Bavarian and Austrian kitchens with a touch of the Mediterranean. Guests enjoy selected wines mainly from Austria, Italy, and Germany.
‘Schmankerl‘ - that is how Bavarians call their typical specialties snacks. When the weather is nice, guests may enjoy their ‘Schmankerl’ on the terrace. The menu features ‘Bavarian sausages and pretzel’, ‘fresh zander’, and ‘venison specialties from regional game reserves’, and local beer on tap.
ARTHUR`S 1994 Bar
“There are 365 reasons to celebrate all the year round” – that is the motto of the ‘Sonnengut’. And the hotel offers many possibilities to enjoy and relax: Guests are invited to sip their favourite cocktail, or have a dance in the Bar.