MICE Venue of the Month: Grandhotel Hessischer Hof

Our MICE Venue of the Month this January brings to you: Frankfurt’s Grandhotel Hessischer Hof.

Your guide to hosting at Grandhotel Hessischer Hof

The Grandhotel Hessischer Hof is a boutique-style hotel located in the centre of Frankfurt, directly opposite the fairground. Close to the main railway station, it’s within easy reach of the Rhein-Main airport.

Selected works of art from the House of Hesse make each of the 121 rooms and 11 event rooms unique. Recently renovated, the hotel’s 121 rooms and suites range from the classic room to the Presidential Suite.

A few quick points about the Grandhotel Hessischer Hof:

  • Former city residence of prince Wolfgang von Hessen
  • 121 Rooms and Suites
  • 11 meeting rooms
  • 4 outside terraces
  • Restaurant
  • Wintergarden and Lobby Bar
  • Legendary bar
  • Member of Leading Hotels of the World


How to make the most of your event at The Grandhotel Hessischer Hof

Choose a meeting room best suited to your event needs

Whether you are looking for a location to host an annual global conference or a festive gala venue, the former city residence of prince Wolfgang von Hessen, the Grandhotel Hessischer Hof, offers 11 event venues in the city centre of Frankfurt. The space can host groups from 6 to 120 participants. For cocktail events, it is possible to host up to 350 guests.

Festsaal, Mittelsalon & Ecksalon

The Festaal ballroom is ideal for an elegant event and can hold 30 – 200 guests. It’s also possible to join this room with the Mittelsalon and Ecksalon rooms.

Grandhotel Hessischer Hof Festaal

Festaal’s amenities & capabilities


What amenities and capabilities does it possess?

Due to the shape of the building, the hotel offers a great level of discretion suitable for law firm arbitrations, financial roadshows, and HR workshops. The flexible venue set up enables you to combine several meeting rooms and change locations in line with the event agenda.


Give your guests a reason to be excited

The Grandhotel is privately owned by the former royal family, the House of Hesse which gives it a unique draw for guests. Antiques and paintings from the family decorate the hotel.

High ceilings, daylight-flooded meeting rooms, precious wallpapers and a total of 5 venues that are connected to a terrace characterise the meeting space.

Also owned by the family is the winery Prinz von Hessen. Located in the Rheingau region, famous for the German Riesling, the agricultural estate Gut Panker, Trakehner stud, the Hotel Ole Liese and their annual open-air garden shows taking place at the castles Schloss Wolfsgarten and Schloss Fasanerie.

The museum, Schloss Fasanerie, displays art and antiques from the House of Hesse.

The great variety of cultural estates and their selection of unique meeting & event venues offer numerous opportunities for your memorable events. Historical ballrooms, discrete meeting space, exclusivity for buy-outs and outdoor venues are only a few highlights to mention.


Prinz v. Hessen


What sort of location works for your guests?

The Grandhotel Hessischer is located in the heart of Frankfurt am Main which is within easy reach of autobahn highways, the airport and the main railway station. The hotel is also within walking distance of the historic old city, the cathedral and the shopping meccas on Zeil and Goethestraße.

Also owned by the House of Hesse is the Schlosshotel Kronberg, the former palace of Empress Friedrich. Situated just outside of Frankfurt, it’s a great location for a more historic atmosphere. Perched above the little town of Kronberg im Taunus, set amidst ample castle gardens and featuring an 18-hole golf course, this hotel has been welcoming guests from all over the world since 1954. Valuable antiques and historic salons confer an elegant atmosphere on the 61 rooms and suites as well as the 7 spacious function rooms.

Grandhotel Hessischer Hof

For more information on this venue’s MICE capacities check out their Cvent Supplier Network page here. 

Written by Olivia Cal

Olivia started her writing career as a music, film and theatre critic before moving into B2B. She has had 2+ years of experience writing for martech companies, covering digital marketing, retail and hospitality. When she isn't writing, she can be found with a good book or PC gaming.