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Rating System Explained

Our GAYOT's star rating system rates each hotel property on its décor, service, amenities and ambience. The scale ranges from one star (the basics) to five stars (pure luxury).

See an explanation of GAYOT's stars here.


InterContinental Berlin

Grand Hotel Esplanade Berlin
Grand Hyatt Berlin
Hotel Sofitel Munich Bayerpost
InterContinental Berchtesgaden Resort
Mandarin Oriental, Munich
Maritim Hotel Dresden

Radisson Blu Hotel Berlin
Steigenberger Hotel Treudelberg
The Westin Leipzig

Arte Luise Kunsthotel
Brenner's Park Hotel & Spa
Hamburg Marriott Hotel
Honigmond Restaurant & Garden Hotel
Innside Dresden
Pullman Dresden Newa

Admiral Hotel

From turrets and moats to spas and golf courses, GAYOT's Top 10 Castle Hotels blend the best of past and present.
Whether you are in the mood for zingy Creole or fresh Hawaiian, you will find the perfect place to settle in for Sunday morning hedonism.