This season, swap built-up ski resorts for a winter stay among the chocolate-box villages of the German Alps. For £129 per person, spend two nights in a traditional Bavarian lakeside town, with this deal from the 4-star AlpenClub Schliersee that saves 38% on the usual price and comes packed with extras. Here's what you'll get:
Valid for stays any day of the week, from 5 January-15 March, 2013.
Not available on 9-15 February.
Please note: a city tax of 2€ per person, per night is not included.
Situated 50km south of Munich, the hotel is close to scenic Schliersee lake, nearby ski resorts (offering alpine and cross-country skiing) and winter hiking trails. It has traditional, Bavarian style rooms and a range of leisure and wellness facilities. There's a swimming pool, a Jacuzzi, a sauna and a steam bath, while the Asian-inspired Karma Spa offers organic treatments and massages.
The Karmasee restaurant and Wolpertinger bar serve gourmet Bavarian, international and Asian cuisine and a selection of wines and cocktails. The AlpenClub was the winner of a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, 2012. Click here for more information about the property.
Getting there: The hotel is approximately one hour's drive or taxi ride from Munich airport. Trains run frequently from Munich's main station to Schliersee, taking around 55 minutes and costing around £10, each way. We found return flights to Munich from the UK with Monarch and easyJet from £70. Click here to search for cheap flights using Fly.com.