Dietmar Müller-Elmau, owner and managing director of his family residence Schloss Elmau, is Germany's Hotelier of the Year 2012. This industry award is conferred by the AHGZ trade magazine for hotels and restaurants. The grand stately home and 5-star superior hotel lies 100km south of Munich amidst a landscape of unspoilt natural beauty. Guests can look forward to elegant architecture, an outstanding spa concept, a superb cultural programme including private concerts, and fine food and drink in the hotel restaurants. Schloss Elmau is also great for children and families.