The Palais from A to Z

Adapter

The local electricity supply is 220/240 Volts at 50 Hertz. Plug adapters and transformers are available at the reception.

Address

The hotel’s full address is:

Hotel Palais am See

Karl-Marx-Damm 23

D-15526 Bad Saarow

 

Phone: +49 (0) 33 631 861 0

Fax: +49 (0) 33 631 861 86

Email: info@palais-am-see.de

Internet: www.palais-am-see.de

Alarm

In your room there is an alarm clock. If you would rather be woken up by our friendly good-morning voice, please tell our reception “wake-up call”.

Anti-Allergy Bed Linen

Please tell us upon your reservation if you need anti-allergy bed linen.

Arrival

Your room will be available to you at 3 p.m. If you arrive in advance, we can store your luggage until your room is available.

Baby Monitor

If you should require a baby monitor, please contact the reception.

Bank

The nearest bank is located in close proximity to the station.

Bathrobes

You will find a fluffy bathrobe in your bathroom. If you require a different size or a child bathrobe, please contact our reception.

Bed Linen

If you need extra eiderdown comforters, wool blankets, or anti-allergy covers, please contact the reception.

Bicycles

Would you like to explore Bad Saarow’s beautiful surroundings by bicycle? We lend bikes for men and women, and can also recommend suitable excursions.

Boats

We offer sailing, rowing and pedal boats to our esteemed guests. Please contact our reception.

Books

Many interesting books are waiting for you in our cosy reading corner by the fireplace.

Breakfast

Our sumptuous breakfast is served in the beautiful sunny dining room and includes an extensive buffet of cereals, mueslis, fresh fruit and juices, followed by a traditional German breakfast prepared to guests’ wishes. Meals are accompanied by coffee, a wide selection of teas, and local produce whenever possible. During the low season, our distinguished guests will have the possibility to order anything they wish for a perfect personal breakfast.

Breakfast is served from 8 to 10 a.m. on weekdays, and from 8 to 11 a.m. on weekends. Please note that bathing apparel is not permitted.

Credit Cards

The Hotel accepts the following cards: debit cards, MasterCard, Visa, and Maestro. Personal cheques will not be accepted.

Departure

Your room will remain available until 11 a.m. on the day of departure. Please contact the reception should you need to stay longer.

Dispatch

The receptionist will be happy to help you with shipping parcels and sending post cards and letters.

Do not disturb

If you do not want to be disturbed by housekeeping etc., please hang the red “Do not disturb” sign on the outside of your room’s door. If you also do not want to receive telephone calls, please contact the reception.

Doctor / Dentist / Pharmacy

If you need medical assistance, please contact the reception.

Electricity

The local electricity supply is 220/240 Volts at 50 Hertz. Plug adapters and transformers are available at the reception.

Fax

Should you need to send or receive a fax, please contact the reception. Our fax number is: +49 (0) 33 631 861 86.

Festivities

Do you or your company have something to celebrate during your stay, such as a wedding anniversary or birthday? Tell us about it, we will be happy to prepare a little surprise for you.

Fitness

There is a small fitness room with exercise machines and a modern sun lounger to complete the offer.

Flight Information, Reservations and Confirmations

We can make flight reservations, alterations to itinerary and confirmations for you. We will also gladly arrange a taxi or shuttle service for you.

Flowers

You can order flowers at the hotel reception.  Flower vases in various sizes are available at the reception or from our housekeeper.

Games

We have several board games for guest to borrow, which you will find in our reading corner by the fireplace.

Heating

You can regulate the temperature in all rooms and suites using the thermostat. Please contact Reception if you require further instructions or help.

Housekeeping

Our housekeeping staff ensures cleanliness and comfort in your room or suite daily from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. If there is anything we can improve, please inform the hotel reception.

Information

Feel free contact us for any information. We also display maps of the region and other information material in the reception hall.

Internet

Since all of Bad Saarow is not yet connected to a DSL network, we can provide a fast UMTS Internet access for your computer for € 7.50 per 24 hours.

Kitchen

We offer fresh coffee, cake, and snacks daily between 2 and 8 p.m.

Laundry

If you have clothing that needs laundering, there is a laundry bag and a laundry list in your wardrobe. Please note that unfortunately, dry cleaning is not possible.

Lost and Found

Did you find or forget something at the PALAIS? Any found objects of special value will be stored at the reception for 6 months. Call us if you are missing anything – we will gladly mail your lost item to you.

Minibar / Drinks

We protect the environment. Therefore, we installed a fridge on the second floor, where you can find a selection of alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks, and sweet or salty treats. If you still would like to reconnect the mini-bar in your room, please contact the reception.

We also serve drinks from our extensive list of beverages, which you can find in the dining room.

Pets

We love animals. However, only small dogs are welcome in the hotel, with the exception of the dining room. Please register your pets upon your reservation; a single charge will be calculated at time of departure.

Pillows

Should you require additional pillows, please contact the reception.

Postcards and stamps

In the writing set in your room you will find some free postcards of the PALAIS. Stamps are available at the reception. We will also be happy to mail your letters, post cards and parcels.

Reception

Our reception is open from 6.30 a.m. until approximately 11 p.m. In case of problems, we are always available by phone.

Reservation (Wellness)

To make your visit as carefree as possible and to allow greater choice and flexibility on the day of your visit, we strongly recommend that you book your treatment time allocation in advance of your visit.

Restaurants

Although dinner is not served, there are many fine restaurants within a few minutes walk of the hotel, and the resident proprietors are happy to recommend their personal favourites. We serve coffee, cake, and snacks from our small menu daily between 2 and 8 p.m.

Room key

If you return to the hotel after 9 p.m., please take your room key with you. It opens the front door and has a remote control which will open the gate. For your own safety, please make sure to lock the gate and the door.

Safe

A safe is built into the closet of your room. We advise you to store valuables and large amounts of money in the safe in your own interest. Please note that the PALAIS is not liable for any losses.

Shopping

Bad Saarow offers some small boutiques and supermarkets. For the shopping enthusiasts among our guests who do not fancy travelling to Berlin, the city of Fürstenwalde offers various options: a pleasant shopping street with plenty of cafes, the “Fürstengalerie” (Prince’s Arcade), or the “Rathauscenter” (Town Hall Centre), which leave (almost) nothing to be desired.

Shuttle Service

We offer a shuttle service to the airport or to your destinations in the surrounding area. Please contact the reception for further information.

Slippers

Please wear non-slip bathing shoes in the entire spa area for your own safety.

Smoking

Please note that, for the comfort of all our guests, the PALAIS is an entirely non-smoking hotel. Please understand that in case our guests disregard the ban on smoking, we will have to charge them an additional € 500 for renovation.

Sun loungers

Please take all your towels and personal belongings with you if you leave our sun loungers. To “reserve” sun loungers would not be fair to all our guests. That is why we will store any item left behind at the reception. Thank you for your understanding!

Swimming

In Lake Scharmützel: For your own safety, please do not jump into the water, but use our ladder – there is a low water depth in the entire area!

Taxi

We will gladly order a taxi for you. Please let us know 15-20 minutes in advance.

Technical Problems

Should you experience technical problems in your room, please contact our staff. We strive to fix all problems immediately.

Telephone

Every room is equipped with a telephone. A telephone unit costs € 0.15. Please dial 0 to obtain an outside line. Your room has a unique phone number, which you can find on your telephone. This allows external calls to be taken directly.

Television

A list of channels is located next to your television.

Toiletries

Did you forget anything at home? Please find a selection of hygiene products in your bathroom. If necessary, additional cosmetic articles can be obtained at the reception.

Towels

Towels for the spa area are available at the reception.

Train Station

The PALAIS is located only 800 metres from the train station of Bad Saarow, which is linked by the Regional Express to Berlin via Fürstenwalde. Please contact our reception for further information.

Umbrella

An umbrella, which can also be purchased, is in your room.

Wake-Up Call

Please contact the reception.

Wellness

Please find a fine selection of wines on our wine list in the dining room.

WLAN

See Internet.