The 4-star Superior Hotel Riessersee (9 June departures) is set by Lake Riessersee in the hills above Garmisch, with fantastic mountain panoramas. The hotel boasts three restaurants, a bar, lounge and a games room. There is also a spa area with an indoor swimming pool, saunas, whirlpool, Roman bath and fitness equipment. A range of therapies and beauty treatments are available (there is a local charge for entry to the spa and for treatments). Rooms are furnished in a country house style and are well equipped for a relaxing stay in the mountains with a telephone, television and a minibar. Some rooms have a balcony or a terrace.