Last week I’m A Kombo returned to the hotel to present The Social Act – their extraordinary dining experience. Over four hours, 16 guests were treated to delicious food and delectable wines. However The Social Act is about much more than eating and imbibing. The participants were invited to interact with their food and with each other, to complete dishes from the ingredients before them, and were taken to different spaces within the hotel (…)
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 (…)
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 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 a yoga class each Monday evening for our hotel guests in our serene studio up on the second floor. 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 Nada and Mudra yoga and (…)
Current cocktails and favoured corners…
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 (…)
Here’s a look at what’s on the current dinner menu. Full card after the photos…
Every evening at 6pm between the 22 and 31 December we’re turning our Whiskey Room into a movie theatre. We’ve created a program together with Behind the Tree of all the films we like to watch at this time of the year. For hotel guests and visitors alike. Free entry and popcorn for everyone. Program – Each film shown once at 6pm together with one short film from Behind the Tree. Friday 22/12 (…)