22 May 2018
CELEBRATE KOCHERLBALL WITH ROCCO FORTE THE CHARLES HOTEL IN THE HEART OF MUNICH
Munich, May 2018. The Charles Hotel, a Rocco Forte Hotel is offering an authentic Kocherlball package to guests interested in experiencing one of Munich’s popular festivals. Learn how to dance, feast on a traditional Bavarian dinner at Sophia’s Restaurant & Bar and enjoy a leisurely picnic in the nearby English Garden.
Kocherlball, known as the “cook’s ball”, dates back to the 1800s when 5,000 of Munich’s household staff members would meet every Sunday at 5am during the summer months at the Chinesischer Turm in the English Garden to enjoy a few hours of joyous dancing before the start of their working day. Kocherlball has made a recent revival and the annual event now attracts close to 15,000 people. Guests of The Charles Hotel will get the chance to celebrate the festivals unique events like a true Munich local.
On Saturday, 14 July, the experience will begin with guests dressed in a traditional Kocherlball costume and a dancing class in the hotel’s ballroom. Later that evening, a traditional Bavarian dinner in Sophia’s Restaurant & Bar will be served to set the mood for the festival. Awake the next day at 4:30 am, and after enjoying a delicious breakfast, a limousine will provide transportation to the English garden with a picnic basket full of treats prepared by the chef of The Charles Hotel, candlesticks and blankets to enjoy the ultimate Kocherlball experience. Guests can choose to partake in the merry dancing or relax while enjoying the Bavarian delicacies.
The Kocherlball Experience is bookable from 14 July to 16 July starting at €1,990 for two and includes:
- 2 nights in a classic room including breakfast
- Traditional dress rental for the event
- Private dancing class at The Charles Hotel
- Bavarian dinner at Sophia's Restaurant & Bar
- Transfer to and from the event
- Picnic basket with Munich delicacies
For reservations and more information please call +49-89-544555 1430, email firstname.lastname@example.org or /promotions/promotion/kocherlball-package/the-charles-hotel/
The Charles Hotel, a Rocco Forte Hotel
The Charles Hotel, the „Münchner Kindl“ of the Rocco Forte Hotels, is the latest 5-star superior hotel in Munich with modern design. Located in a unique position between the Old Botanical Garden, the Karlsplatz as well as the Königsplatz, the hotel is the ideal starting point for business and private travellers. Built in 2007, the award-winning Hotel has 160 guestrooms and suites, which are amongst the largest in Munich with a minimum size of 40 square meters. Olga Polizzi, sister of Sir Rocco Forte, is responsible for the interior design.
Press Contact The Charles Hotel:
Public Relations Manager
Tel.: +49 89 544 555 1440
Rocco Forte Hotels
Established by Sir Rocco Forte and sister, Olga Polizzi in 1996, Rocco Forte Hotels is a family of 11 individual hotels and resorts. All of the hotels are landmarks, both old and new, occupying magnificent buildings in exceptional locations. Led by a family who has been in hospitality for four generations, the hotels are united by their distinctive approach to service, ensuring guests experience the best of the cities and surrounding areas.
Rocco Forte Hotels comprises: Hotel de Russie, Rome; Hotel Savoy, Florence; Verdura Resort, Sicily; The Balmoral, Edinburgh; Brown’s Hotel, London; The Charles Hotel, Munich; Villa Kennedy, Frankfurt; Hotel de Rome, Berlin; Hotel Amigo, Brussels; Hotel Astoria, St Petersburg; Assila Hotel, Jeddah.
Future opening: Shanghai in 2019, Rome 2019