On Easter Sunday our Stammtisch was a hive of activity. Some of our hotel guests spent the morning painting Easter eggs in many colours and many varieties (definitely our first time seeing a banana easter egg)!
Aaron Roche is a singer-songwriter with an ear for the avant-garde. He’s a contemporary composer who sings American folk music, and an instrumentalist who works as a recording engineer. He plays guitar in the touring bands of Sufjan Stevens, Anohni and Lower Dens, and he’s composed music for the American Ballet Theatre. He’s also played trumpet with his father’s brass ensemble! Last year he released his second album HaHa HuHu. At once wistful, sensitive (…)
Things tend to unfold in a fairly standard fashion when you go out for dinner: arrive, sit down, place order, talk about the day with your dining companion, eat, drink, stand up, go home. Through The Social Act, I’m a Kombo demonstrate what’s possible when these normal constrains are examined. “The Social Act is our way of challenging and interpreting the tradition of modern cooking. By looking at and collaborating with other creatives, it is (…)
Join us from 12:30pm on Sunday 1st April for a spectacularly indulgent brunch with our go-to sausage guy Simon. Alan has created a special menu featuring fantastic products from The Sausage Man Never Sleeps to coincide with their fourth birthday celebrations (so expect much merriment!). See the full menu below. Cocktails from the bar team and Adam (AKA our charming waiter with the beard and the tattoos) will be playing the tunes for getting (…)
On Sunday we made lunch together with Susann and Yannic, the clever people behind Krautkopf. It was everything a Sunday lunch should be – long, convivial and delicious! Thank you also to Susann and Yannic for the beautiful images.
We love Sunday lunches – especially the long and late types shared with friends. On Sunday 4th March we’ll be holding a special one in our restaurant together with Yannic Schon and Susann Probst, the lovely people behind Krautkopf. Susann and Yannic share two big passions – photography and cooking. Krautkopf is the way they beautifully combine the two. Over the years they’ve created and photographed some stunning vegetarian dishes, which they’ve shared on (…)
We enjoyed hosting the Whiskey Room Kino so much over Christmas time, we’ve decided to keep it going. We’re doing so together with Behind the Tree, a streaming platform available in Germany for independent and arthouse films. It’s a platform not only with great films but one that ensures the filmmakers are paid fairly too. Ask for directions to the Whiskey Room at reception, and pick yourself up a drink from the bar on (…)
We’re really pleased to now be offering three different yoga classes each week for our hotel guests in our serene studio up on the second floor. On Monday evenings at 6:30pm Jadi leads us through a class which is both a relaxing and powerful way to start the week. Jadi is a dancer, choreographer and yoga teacher and the integration between body, mind and spirit is integral to her practice. She studies (…)
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Through a friend we encountered Byron Katie. Katie has a tool box that enables everyone to nothing less then reaching WORLD PEACE. By starting with yourself. Thoughts, thought very often, became beliefs, and those in a bundle become belief systems. Starting to question your thoughts on things and people is the road to end any suffering and to connect with every moment as it would be your first. That of (…)