Baden Baden

Join us for a short visit to the delightful spa town of Baden-Baden located twenty miles from the French border on the German side of the Rhine.

Beautiful parks and gardens surround the town whilst its restaurants and shops rate among Europe’s best.

In addition, the casino of Baden-Baden is the oldest in Germany and one of the largest and most magnificent in the world.

Price

3 Nights £895.00 Per Person

Itinerary

Friday 4 September
Depart: London Stansted, Flight FR9772 14.00 hrs
Arrive: Karlsruhe-Baden 16.34 hrs

On arrival you will be met by our representative and transferred to the 5* Dorint Hotel Maison Messmer. The remainder of the day is at leisure to enjoy Baden-Baden.

Saturday 05 September
Midday departure for racing at Iffezheim where the main race of the day is the Group III T von Zastrow Stutenpreis.

Sunday 06 September
Midday departure for racing at Iffezheim where the feature race of the afternoon is the Group I Longines Grosser Preis von Baden, run over 1½ miles. In 2012 the race was added to the Breeders’ Cup Challenge series and the winner earns an automatic invitation to complete in the same year’s Breeders’ Cup Turf. In 2014 the race was won by Ivanhowe who came home three lengths ahead of Sea The Moon with Nightwish in third.

Monday 07 September
Morning free until your departure to the airport for your return flight to London Stansted.

Depart: Karlsruhe-Baden, Flight FR9773 13.05 hrs
Arrive: London Stansted 13.35 hrs

Accommodation

Dorint Hotel Maison Messmer


The 5-star Dorint Hotel Maison Messmer is located in the heart of Baden-Baden close to the famous Kurhaus, the Spa gardens and the elegant Casino.  The hotel offers extensive spa facilities with an indoor pool, beauty salon, and modern gym. Gourmet cuisine is available in the hotel's restaurants and the cosy Kaminbar "Fireside Bar" is an excellent place to relax.  All 152 elegant rooms are comfortably furnished and fully equipped.

Tour Highlights

- Enjoy a short break in the Spa town of Baden-Baden
- Two days racing to include the Group I Longines Grosser Preis Von Baden

Additional Info

Baden-Baden Racecourse:
The racecourse nestles between the Rhine and the Black Forest in the village of Iffezheim, 8 miles north-west of the spa town. The two main racing festivals attract runners from all over Europe. On both Saturday and Sunday afternoons we have reserved seats at reserved tables in the Schwarzwald Terrasse, where lunch can be obtained; there are also unreserved seats outside in the grandstand. Alternatively, upgrade to the Champions Club Restaurant (see details below).

Price Includes

- Scheduled Ryanair flights from London Stansted to Karlsruhe-Baden (a baggage allowance of 20k per person plus reserved seat number is included)
- 3 nights’ bed & breakfast accommodation in the Dorint Hotel Maison Messmer based on twin/double occupancy
- Admission to Baden-Baden Racecourse
- Reserved seat in the Schwarzwald Terrasse where lunch can be obtained
- Escorted transfers
- Assistance of our representative throughout the weekend.

Upgrade to:  CHAMPIONS CLUB RESTAURANT

Our special relationship with the racecourse allows us to offer you the opportunity to enjoy the exclusive comfort and luxury of Champions Club Restaurant, situated on the third floor overlooking the course.  This facility offers a place in the restaurant (instead of your reserved Schwarzwald Terrasse seat) and includes a hot buffet luncheon with four courses, unlimited local wines and champagnes.

Cost for Saturday 05 September               £160.00 per person

Cost for Sunday 06 September                  £180.00 per person

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