Category: Germany

World Cup 2006 - Group E: Czech Republic team hotel

World Cup 2006 - Group E: Czech Republic team hotel

The Czech Republic have chosen a hotel that caters specifically for active holidays. The Lindner Hotel Wiesensee, Westerburg, has its own golf course and sports and incentive programmes on the doorstep of the Westur forest. Outdoor team-building facilities include things such as high-rope courses. Perhaps more likely to be used will be the fitness studio
World Cup 2006 - Group E: USA team hotel

World Cup 2006 - Group E: USA team hotel

The USA national soccer squad have made a great choice in the form of the  Hotel Park Hyatt, Hamburg. Situated on Hamburg’s famous Mönckebergstraße, this beautiful hotel combines maritime tradition with 21st Century design. The hotel’s impressive health club, Club Olympus Spa & Fitness, has all the latest equipment to ensure the players will be
World Cup 2006 - Group E: Ghana team hotel

World Cup 2006 - Group E: Ghana team hotel

Directly situated on the banks of the River Main, the Hotel Maritim, Würzburg, will be host to the Ghana national football team for the 2006 Fifa World Cup. The players will enjoy superb views of Marienberg, the local fortress, from the rooms of this 4-star hotel. Fitness facilities within the hotel are a little limited
World Cup 2006 - Group E: Italy team hotel

World Cup 2006 - Group E: Italy team hotel

Italy will be one of eight teams lodging in the North Rhine Westphalia. They are going to be staying at Landhaus Milser  in Duisburg. (Druisburg, incidentally, was host to the World Games 2005, the world’s biggest multi-sport event for non-Olympic disciplines.) Leisure facilities at the hotel include whirlpool, tennis courts and gymnasium. Rooms are well
World Cup 2006 - Group D: Portugal team hotel

World Cup 2006 - Group D: Portugal team hotel

Sporthotel Klosterpforte, Marienfeld will be the home of the Euro 2004 finalists Portugal for the 2006 Fifa World Cup. Owned by the same family for over 50 years, this traditional hotel has developed an excellent reputation.   The 4-star accommodation is set in the Klosterpforte estate, a large area of some 80,000 square metres.  
World Cup 2006 - Group D: Angola team hotel

World Cup 2006 - Group D: Angola team hotel

The Angolan 2006 World Cup squad will be staying at the  Ring-Hotel Celle  in the romantic town of  Celle. The 5-star hotel has 73 rooms and can sleep up to 130 guests. High quality practice grounds are within jogging distance of the hotel. And, within the hotel, the players will find an exercise room, two
Marriott and Emirates partner in World Cup promotions

Marriott and Emirates partner in World Cup promotions

Marriott will partner with Emirates Airline on a number of promotions in conjunction with the 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany next month.   As an Official Partner of the 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany, Emirates has made 200 match tickets available to support the various promotions being planned by Marriott and the airline. Emirates also
World Cup 2006 - Group D: Iran team hotel

World Cup 2006 - Group D: Iran team hotel

The Iranian national football squad will decend on the family-run Hotel Schnetzenhausen, Friedrichshafen in Germany next month. The hotel has good sporting facilities including indoor and outdoor swimming pools, bikes for rent, finess centre and indoor and outdoor tennis courts. There are 99 double rooms and  32 singles, as well as conference facilities to run
World Cup 2006 - Group D: Mexico team hotel

World Cup 2006 - Group D: Mexico team hotel

The Hotel Freizeit Inn  website currently displays the message “Bienvenido México” in  advance of the squad’s  visit for this year’s World Cup. This  Göttingen hotel is privately run and regarded as one of the best conference hotels in Germany with 211 rooms over 5 floors. Of particular interest to the impending  guests will be the
World Cup 2006 - Group C: The Netherlands team hotel

World Cup 2006 - Group C: The Netherlands team hotel

With the World Cup only a month away now, the Netherlands will soon be staying at the Parkhotel Adler to begin their challenge for the ultimate football glory. And the accommodation should not disappoint. This five-star hotel is situated in the beautiful village of Hinterzarten in the Black Forest and set in a large area
World Cup 2006 - Group C: Serbia & Montenegro team hotel

World Cup 2006 - Group C: Serbia & Montenegro team hotel

Serbia & Montenegro will soon be staying at the  Hotel Weißenburg, Billerbeck, in preparation for the 2006 Fifa World Cup. The hotel has 90 rooms and  its own  restaurant. To take their minds off football, the players will find the hotel has its own bowling area, swimming pool, sauna, solarium and  spacious sun terrace. The
World Cup 2006 - Group C: Ivory Coast team hotel

World Cup 2006 - Group C: Ivory Coast team hotel

Klostermannshof Hotel, Niederkassel, is no stranger to hosting national and international football teams and will this June host Didier Drogba (pictured)  and the rest of the  Ivory Coast national side for the 2006 Fifa World Cup in Germany. This 4-star hotel is a listed building with 66 bedrooms, 2 restaurants and an 18-hole golf course
World Cup 2006 - Group C: Argentina team hotel

World Cup 2006 - Group C: Argentina team hotel

The highly rated Argentina team, thought to have a real chance of World Cup success, will be staying at the Herzogspark-Hotel, Herzogenaurac, 25 kilometres from Nürnberg. The hotel has almost 100 spacious rooms (38 sq m) with elegant bathrooms, CD player, high-speed internet access and other conveniences. The ‘Mondial’ restaurant specialises in Franconian dishes. The
World Cup 2006 - Group B: Sweden team hotel

World Cup 2006 - Group B: Sweden team hotel

The Swedish national team have chosen the Park Hotel, Bremen  as their base for the 2006 World Cup in Germany. This superior 5-star hotel is within minutes of Bremen International Airport. The restaurant typically serves French-German style cooking and their  wine list has over 400 wines; I  imagine the latter will be strictly off limits
World Cup 2006 - Group B: Trinidad & Tobago team hotel

World Cup 2006 - Group B: Trinidad & Tobago team hotel

The five star Hotel Landhaus Wachtelhof in Rotenburg will serve as the home of the Trinidad & Tobago team for the 2006 World Cup. This beautiful  property  is built in a residence style and has 36 double rooms and 2 suites. Leisure facilities include whirlpool, massage service, steam bath, sauna, solarium and indoor pool. The
World Cup 2006 - Group B: Paraguay team hotel

World Cup 2006 - Group B: Paraguay team hotel

The 2006  Paraguay World Cup  team  will be staying  at Sportschule Oberhaching, 12 kilometres south of Munich. Established in 1994, this Bavarian  academy has excellent provision for a number of sports.   In addition to football facilities, there’s a running track, swimming pool, table tennis, sauna, solarium, etc.  Paraguay won’t expect to remain in the