They also installed energy-saving fixtures, such as LED lights to reduce consumption.
‘The Black Forest is world-renown for its natural beauty. What better place to reconnect to nature than to stay in the very heart of it. The hotel is inspired by the enchanting landscape’
Gift: A Black Forest surprise.
From $96 USD per night
Feel rejuvenated in the pool & Spa
Enjoy the zero-waste organic breakfast
Explore the legendary Black Forest
Perfectly located for hiking trails
Offering guests a carbon-neutral stay
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‘Rent e-bikes at the nearby shop to explore the enchanting Black Forest’
There is a variety of yoga, meditation & mindfulness classes to strengthen your body and mind
You’ll be spoilt for choice with horseback riding, mountain biking, hiking, paragliding and tree-top walk excursions
With the hotel located so close to the centre, the walking tours of the monastery and historical old city are not to be missed
Whether your room faces the mountains or the valley, you’ll enjoy natural surroundings from every view point. There are 88 rooms, with 8 ‘living world’ rooms all inspired by the Black Forest. With WiFi access, TVs, and the usual comfort mod-cons, as well as generous balconies.
The balcony or sunbathing terrace
Plush bathrobe and slippers
Full use of the Spa facilities
Need to Know
Pets are welcome here, but there is an additional charge and it’s always best to let the hotel know before you arrive
On the hotel terrace you’ll find a snack garden for guests, employees, and even animals, so that energy breaks can be enjoyed with fresh superfoods. Berry street boasts 25 different berry varieties!
You can choose to make your stay climate neutral. The CO₂ emissions generated during your stay will be reported and offset through the support of the hotel’s climate protection projects. Working alongside Climatepartner.com
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Schwarzwald Panorama is in the town of Bad Herrenalb, situated in the north of the Black Forest in Germany. The Black Forest is known worldwide for its mysterious stories and tales, as well as its beautiful alpine valleys and rivers.
How to get there
The international airport is Frankfurt (FRA) or Stuttgart (STR). The regional airport is Karlsruhe Baden-Baden (FKB).
If travelling by train, from Karlsruhe with the city train S1, you can go directly to Bad Herrenalb. This is a good means of travel with the RIT Schwarzwald Ticket, the hotel will gladly pick you up at any time from Bad Herrenalb station.
As part of what we do here at Kiwano we advise hotels that don’t meet the criteria on how they can reach the renowned Kiwano seal of approval, sharing knowledge; working tirelessly to get more hotels inspired to join the green movement.
EnergyThe hotel uses an electric car to get around and offers car charging points for any guests to combat air pollution. The hotel does not use air conditioning to avoid consuming more energy.
WaterThe hotel encourages guests during their stay to consider their water use, a precious resource. The aim is to encourage guests to take this consideration back home with them.
WasteAll waste at the hotel is carefully separated into recycling streams. Guests are provided with refillable water bottles in order to avoid the use of plastic bottles. The hotel is proud to offer a 'zero...Read More >>
waste' breakfast, which doesn’t include single-use packaging, everything is served in reusable glass jars
ConservationSchwarzwald Panorama is currently working on this criteria, watch this space.
FoodSchwarzwald Panorama has its own garden to grow vegetables & ingredients used in the kitchen to be more self-reliant. The kitchen uses as much regional and seasonal produce as possible, with at least 90% of...Read More >>
their food being organic, including the wine. They work with Bioland, an organic agriculture association. A high-quality balanced diet, certified organic quality and slow food are the core values here. When choosing ingredients they follow strict Bioland guidelines and work with suppliers who are recycling orientated, who do not work with synthetic fertilizers.
Engage GuestsSchwarzwald Panorama is currently working on this criteria, watch this space.
ArchitectureSchwarzwald Panorama is currently working on this criteria, watch this space.
HousekeepingThe hotel only uses environmentally friendly cleaning products. The hotel does not clean the room daily in order to conserve energy & water, upon request guest rooms are cleaned.
Kiwano BonusThe hotel records and analyses each year the overall CO2 emissions of their operations and guests in order to be able to work to reduce it. Working with ClimatePartner they...Read More >>
work to improve the efficiency of eco operations at the hotel and offset their carbon.
You can't go wrong staying at the Schwarzwald Panorama especially if you like hiking the Black Forest and surrendering afterwards with a swim, sauna and hot tub. We stayed for 2 nights and would definitely return. We stayed in a deluxe room, valley view. Very clean. Very friendly.
40CountriesTraveler, TripAdvisor, September 2019
The service is perfect, beds are so comfortable, everything is clean and all staff members were very friendly and helpful.
Oumayma Koubaa, Google Reviews, May 2019
"Loads of things to do."
Excellent half term trip with our family. The hotel was superb - great pool, room was very clean / comfortable / spacious, and the staff were extremely helpful and friendly.
Andy A, TripAdvisor, June 2019
The room was spacious and spotless and my bed was very comfy. The spa was great and both dinner and breakfast were excellent, with fast and friendly service.
Norbertengel, Booking.com, September 2018
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