In the picturesque heart of Luxembourg’s “Little Switzerland”, surrounded by woodland and perfectly located for the Mullerthal hiking trail, Le Bon Repos is the ideal base for visitors wanting to make the most of all that this beautiful region has to offer.
Newly renovated, modern, bright and practical, Le Bon Repos is also reputed for its warm hospitality: nothing is too much trouble for the friendly, multi-lingual staff and children and larger groups are welcomed with open arms.
A well-equipped cycling centre on site offers expert advice and rents out mountain and road bikes to anyone tempted to discover the region’s bike trails: for beginners, mountain bike taster courses can also be arranged. Whether guests are looking for outdoors activities, expert local recommendations, delicious, hearty food or peaceful relaxation time in the sauna and hammam, Le Bon Repos has something for everyone.
Immaculate and newly renovated, all Le Bon Repos’ generously sized rooms are decorated in bright contemporary style with pale wood and peaceful, neutral colours. They are all air-conditioned and very quiet. All guests enjoy free parking and Wi-Fi.
The Grill Restaurant, in a bright, welcoming room with an open kitchen, specialises in hearty, generous grilled meat and fish dishes: ideal after a day in the great outdoors. The menu includes superb steaks of Angus beef, spare ribs, lamb chops and hamburgers, all grilled to perfection, as well as Portuguese specialities, such as octopus with olive oil or a trilogy of salt cod. There are also plenty of lighter options, including grilled prawns with herbs, generous salads and pasta dishes. Vegetarian options are also available. A pretty, shaded terrace is available for sunny days.
A generous hot and cold buffet breakfast is served daily.
For the ultimate in relaxation, Le Bon Repos offers guests an impeccable sauna and hammam to enjoy. The Bike Centre is another real asset to the hotel; offering perfectly maintained mountain and road bikes for hire, along with expert advice. Beginners can even book an introductory mountain biking course before they hit the local trails.
Thanks to its location at the heart of the beautiful 112km Mullerthal long distance hiking trail, Le Bon Repos is perfectly placed for a number of walking routes and hikes, directly accessible from the hotel: reception staff can assist with further information.
A children’s playground is also provided, with a climbing frame, swing and slide.
In the immediate area around the hotel, of Mullerthal’s forests, waterfalls and rock formations are just waiting to be discovered, on foot, by bike or by car. Le Bon Repos is situated very close to historic Echternach, home to the remains of the largest Roman villa in Europe and to the beautiful lake, where visitors can fish, walk or take a pedalo trip. A twenty-minute drive away, history lovers will enjoy the well-preserved Beaufort Castle, which dates back to the 11th century. For keen golfers, the verdant 18-hole course at Christnach is also nearby.
Beyond the idyllic delights of Mullerthal, the castles and spectacular landscapes of the Luxembourg Ardennes and the vineyards and rolling hillsides that line the banks of the Moselle river are both only a short drive away.
For those seeking a touch of urban sophistication, Luxembourg City, home to the UNESCO world heritage fortified old town, is only a half-hour drive, whilst the historic German city of Trier is 40 minutes away.