Located on the impressive Bebelplatz square, the hotel is within walking distance of famous sights, culture, shopping and restaurants. I enjoyed a casual 20 minute stroll to the Postdamer Platz, and the hotel’s central location afforded me a walking tour that included the Holocaust Memorial and Tunnel Tiergarten. By cab, the main train station is just a 10 minute drive, 25 minutes to Tegel International Airport (TXL), and 45 minutes to Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF).
Rocco Forte’s director of design Olga Polizzi and Italian architect and interior designer Tommaso Ziffer have restored some of this unique structure’s original architectural features and, in other cases, used them fully to accent the warmth of the hotel while highlighting its previous life as a bank. In the