Winter 2023

Winter 2023 | 13 Located in Bohemia, the westernmost and largest historical region of Czechia, Chateau Herálec is a national cultural monument and one of the country’s most charming and romantic buildings. The mansion’s lucky guests can expect to experience the luxury of a five-star boutique hotel, with unique interior design and lavish, exclusive services. For the memorable experiences it delivers, Chateau Herálec has been named Best Luxury Historic Mansion in the Global Luxury Hotel & Spa Awards 2023. Chateau Herálec: History, Homeliness, and Harmony professionals who deliver a range of treatments using the unique and high-quality L'OCCITANE natural cosmetics products. Whilst beautiful rooms and extensive facilities are undoubtedly important at any luxury establishment, the staff at Chateau Herálec are what truly make the experience unique. They are committed to providing guests with the best possible experience in every aspect of their stay. On the mansion’s website, General Manager Stanislav Prokop is quoted as saying, “Chateau Herálec has always been and will always be about the people. I know that we have managed to assemble a great team of people who don’t just see service as a job, but as something they love. I firmly believe that their work impresses our guests every step of the way.” As a result of its unrivalled excellence, Chateau Herálec has received a number of positive reviews on TripAdvisor, earning it an impressive five-star rating. For example, one satisfied customer states, “Situated in a small typical Czech village, the majesty of Chateau Herálec catches your eye and overwhelms you immediately. From the preserved castle towers to the spacious grand suites to the attentive and welcoming staff, you truly feel like royalty from your first drive through the mighty gate. An experience everyone deserves, I highly recommend an escape from reality in this picturesque chateau.” Considering this glowing praise, it is no surprise that Chateau Herálec has been named Best Luxury Historic Mansion in the Global Luxury Hotel & Spa Awards 2023. We are delighted to congratulate Stanislav and his team on this exceptional achievement and wish them the best of luck in the years to come. Contact: Reception - +420 569 669 111 – [email protected] Company: Chateau Herálec Boutique Hotel & Spa by L’Occitane Web Address: ith a rich history spanning back to the 13th century, Chateau Herálec is a majestic property with plenty of nooks and crannies to explore. Its red battlemented towers have been standing for more than four centuries, and its walls have witnessed events that are more than 800 years old. However, thanks to a comprehensive monumental and architectural reconstruction, the building now fully meets the requirements of the modern 21st century guest, delivering luxury accommodation set within a magnificent historic mansion. With direct access to the D1 motorway, Chateau Herálec is conveniently located and easily accessible from the international airports in Prague, Brno, and Vienna. It is situated in the heart of the magical Czech Highlands, an area of almost untouched nature, with deep forests, adjacent fields, flowering meadows, vast valleys, and breathtaking natural scenery. The building itself is surrounded by the magnificent English Park, which features a Baroque statue of St. Agassiz from the first half of the 18th century and a Calvary from the 17th century. Set within the walls of Chateau Herálec are a number of spacious, luxurious, and creative hotel rooms and suites. Guests can choose to stay in the incredible suites that were occupied by the building’s former owners, or rooms named after paintings of old masters from the Vysočina Regional Gallery’s famous collection. There are multiple types of rooms and suites to choose from, including King Suites, Presidential Suites, Grande Luxury Suites, Luxury Double Rooms, and Standard Double Rooms. Each is designed to deliver the utmost comfort, luxury, and personal convenience, blending the old and the new in harmonious accord. Enabling guests to relax in body, mind, and spirit, Chateau Herálec also boasts a range of spa and wellness facilities, including a steam sauna, infrared sauna, Finnish sauna, herbal sauna, swimming pools, massage rooms, fitness centre, and more. The entire south wing of the chateau is dedicated to relaxation and healthcare and is equipped with trained W