Dolce Munich Unterschleissheim
by Elizabeth Willoughby
A 20-minute drive from the center of Munich and 15 from the airport, this modern 255-room hotel makes a handy Bavarian base. It predominantly caters to business travelers, but it's chicer than your average conference crash pad, with a soaring glass atrium, a Cinq Mondes spa and a bright and breezy bar that serves German wine and Bavarian snacks. And if such traditional touches as cowbells, dirndls, wooden benches and cowhide chairs don't evoke a sense of place, the hotel's beer garden and glühwein huts put the spotlight on its Bavarian address. Read more at JETSETTER.