The ecologically oriented 3-star-superior Raphael Hotel Waelderhaus (opening September 2012) is situated on the Elbe island of Wilhelmsburg, directly at the International Garden Show 2013 entrance. The highest possible sustainability in combination with a high level of comfort and heartfelt service provide the guests with a healthy and personal atmosphere. The 82 comfortable, modern rooms are equipped with shower/WC, WIFI, flat screen TV, desk, telephone, safe and hairdryer. The “Waelderhaus” which houses the hotel is a primary project from the International Building Exhibition. In addition to the hotel you will find a restaurant, meeting rooms and a permanent exhibition on the subject forest in the building. The city centre of Hamburg and the main station are just nine minutes away with public transit. Guests arriving with a car will find very good connections to the motorways.