In 1822 V. Priessnitz founded there the first hydrotherapeutic institute in the world. The healing resort is situated in the favourable climate and enable treatment of the guests in any season. The stay in the local landscape combinated with the modern science returns people physical but also psychical health.
Hotel Imperial ****
The refined Imperial Villa - a jewel amidst the greenery with a new balneo centre, a swimming pool, luxury accommodation for demanding clients with a genuine family atmosphere. Let yourself be pampered!
The refined villa stands isolated in the middle of Jitřní Park, offering comfortable services of the new balneocentre and has its own parking.
Comfortable accommodation, food and therapeutic procedures under one roof, that is the Imperial Hotel of the comfortable 21st century, still one of the most beautiful hotels in Františkovy Lázně. No wonder it has made its mark on the history of the world as it was right here in this New-Renaissance style villa where Zita von Bourbon and the Archduke Karel František Josef, the future Emperor Karel I., were introduced to each other. The stories of celebrity guests are a part of local folklore.
The hotel offers 49 single and double rooms, of which 4 are top of the range apartments. Luxury rooms have been newly and comfortable furnished with satellite TV, minibar and phone. All rooms have spacious bathrooms. There are two lifts available in the hotel together with two special rooms for the handicaped guests.
Primarily in the highest season concerts are organised on the terrace or in the lobby bar. There is an exchange office in the reception. Credit cards are accepted. It is also possible to purchase daily newspapers and small gifts at reception. There is also a pool for free swimming at disposable. Further sporting facilities: minigolf, Fit Adler Studio, bike rental and tennis courts. There is also a secure car park in front of the main entrance for a small fee.