Elldus Resort Hotel information
The waiting is finally over. Your bags are packed, the children are excited and you are full of anticipation. The journey can start and the destination is clear: the Elldus Family Hotel Resort in the Erzgebirge mountains in the spa town of Oberwiesenthal. This family friendly resort offers you endless possibilities from every perspective. Whether you are looking to relax, for adventure, or you simply want to enjoy great food – the choice is yours. One challenge you will face is deciding the activities that you and your children can actually fit in – as the offering at the Elldus Resort is so extensive and excellent.
This is the motto: it's what you can fit in, not about what you have to fit in. Get away from the stress of everyday life, enjoy the family-friendly apartment complex and experience how the best time of the year can be an unforgettable holiday.
The Ellinger family is looking forward to meeting you – and to seeing you again!
On your arrival at the holiday resort you will quickly realise that Oberwiesenthal isn't just a place for a holiday – it is also a place for spa holidays! Situated at an altitude of 914 metres, the spa town of Oberwiesenthal isn't just the highest town in Germany, it is also the perfect place for those who want to enjoy winter sports, an active holiday, the great outdoors, and those simply want to relax. Here in the Erzgebirge (Ore Mountains) district of Saxony in the foothills of the Fichtelberg, visitors will find a charming natural setting, a healthy mountain climate and any number of leisure offerings which guarantee rest and relaxation in both the summer and the winter.
The hotel is also ideally located for family day trips. Whether it is hiking with your children, a bicycle tour, or a nice day trip in the car. Everything is appealing and the choice is huge. On the summit of the Fichtelberg mountain you can enjoy superb views over the whole of the Erzgebirge region. Or take a trip on a steam train on the Fichtelbergbahn railway, where trains having been travelling between Cranzahl and the spa town of Oberwiesenthal for over 100 years. You can be certain of becoming a fan of train travel. The railway wends its way over 5 bridges and a viaduct and climbs 238 metres.
How about an excursion into the great outdoors? On an exciting family tour along the Fichtelchenpfad or Christkindweg trails, numerous activity points await the children. Attractions such as the summer toboggan, the model railway land, the miniature world, the zoo park and the land of toys are particularly popular with children.
In the winter you can look forward to superb skiing enjoyment in the biggest skiing area of the Erzgebirge region. Here in the Fichtelberg/Klinovec Interski Region, you can find 33 kilometres of pistes, 105 km of cross country trails and ski trails, toboggans, a skating rink and much, much more. It is good to know that the staff at the Elldus Resort – Erzgebirge Family Hotel will always be pleased to help you with your plans, so that your family holiday in Saxony is a complete success.
Our child-friendly hotel has everything to help ensure that your children have fun on their holiday. The special family programmes provide entertainment and put a smile on children's faces. In this respect, every week an individually designed leisure programme is put together for the holiday guests.
In the summer: for example, the programme includes a tour of discovery through Oberwiesenthal, a mini-golf tournament at the Fips Spielebogen adventure playground, a visit to the Traumweide animal park, a family walk for young adventurers, a walk along the Fichtelchen trail, a trip through the Fichtelberg area in a horse-drawn carriage and the Elldus football tournament.
In the winter: the guests will find themselves welcomed to the winter fruit orchard, can take part in a torch-lit walk, a family bowling tournament, a children's party, candle-making workshops, or wintertime fun outside, from tobogganing, to making snowmen, to the Eskimo Olympics.
Fips Kinderwelt (children's world) makes every day exciting. Fips, by the way, is the dragon that the little ones who visit our child-friendly hotel just love. At the Kinderwelt, the children get to enjoy excitement and attractions over a 150 sq. m. area. Any number of group games, tables for painting and craft as well as numerous opportunities for developing their creativity and motor skills are on offer.
Having so much to see also means having time to relax – recharging your batteries for new activities, doing something positive for your body and your spirits, or simply unwinding. And the ideal place is at the extensive wellness area in the resort, which is home to the brand new 2,000 sqm. Elldus spa with a sauna, beauty and massage treatments and much more. The wide-ranging and innovative offering of massages, cosmetic treatments, peeling treatments, packs and rituals leaves nothing to be desired. In the panoramic quiet room, you can enjoy great views of the peaks of the Erzgebirge mountains during your wellness holiday, while the open fireplace crackles away.
Those who feel like getting active before relaxing can opt for the fully-equipped Milon fitness studio and partake in an individual training unit or a varied training course. The Spa Suite is also about your personal pampering. The professional physiotherapists, masseurs and cosmetics specialists will take you away to the realm of the five elements. Especially highly recommended are the children's massages which enable your little ones to relax.
The element of water awaits you in Oceania. Enjoy peace and quiet in the 30°C indoor pool. At the Villa Carmen you will be whisked away to the world of a Roman bath. Take to the Laconium to experience a traditional 65°C Roman steam bath. Follow up with a trip to the contrast baths in the warm pool, a steam bath and the cool Frigidarium, which will serve to strengthen your immune system. The Roman bath is good for your heart and circulation. The steam vapours also act to improve your airways.
At the Steigerstube (90°C) in Miriquidi you will find a variety of aromatic, herb and special sauna infusions. The hot salty air is antibacterial and helps to improve your skin. And in the exclusive Radeberger Hutzenstube sauna, the infusion is especially refreshing.
For the younger guests: the Fips Spa has a special children's wellness area where they your little ones can play, bathe and enjoy themselves. And the little dragon Fips also has some surprises up his sleeve, such as the Water Cave and the Dragon Sauna.
It's great when you go on holiday with your family but nonetheless feel absolutely at home. This is a feeling you will enjoy at our family hotel right from the start. And it should be no surprise that our large suites, studios, apartments and holiday flats are designed in exact accordance with the needs of families.
Good to know: In this child-friendly hotel, you don't need to worry about amenities for your baby or young children. The Elldus Resort can provide them, and at no cost. Whether it is a children's travel bed or bed rail, a high stool, a foot stool, a bin for nappies, a potty, a baby bath or a changing mat. Just one request: please tell us the things you need with your reservation.
If your food tastes good, your holiday does too. And you can be certain of it tasting good at the Elldus Resort in Oberwiesenthal. What is the food so good? That is thanks to our superb chefs and the tasty dishes that they prepare for you every day at our own restaurant, the "Don Alfredo". Look forward to enjoying regional, international and Italian specialities. Almost all of the dishes are prepared with regional and above all else, healthy products.
Those wanting to pack a lot into a day also need lots of energy. And that is what they will get each morning at the Vital breakfast buffet. Guests can look forward to a selection of milk products and tasty fruit juice fresh from Saxony. Start your action-packed day feeling fortified. In the evening you aren't just able to enjoy one of the themed buffets, you can also admire the superb Erzgebirge mountain range, which makes every meal twice as enjoyable. The choice of food available at the buffet ranges from the regional and seasonal to the international. The themed dinners include food from Bohemia, Italy and Saxony. It goes without saying that the kitchen team always make sure that the food is freshly prepared and presented with loving attention to detail. And that naturally includes a special buffet for the little ones with children's food.
In addition, it is up to you whether you want to go self-catering in your apartment or eat in our restaurant during your holiday - the choice is yours. The Kids AI package is inclusive with half-board bookings. Also, every guest gets a 10% discount on all meals and drinks at the Kiwis coffee bar in Oberwiesenthal town centre. Enjoy great coffee and the best cocktails in the town and the friendly New Zealand style atmosphere.
Is everything to your taste? Then let's go to the Elldus Resort – and the Erzgebirge Family Hotel. The Ellinger family is looking forward to welcoming you!