The newly renovated and extended Bio Resort Ulrichshof is located in Rimbach in the middle of the idyllic Bavarian forest. The family hotel was upgraded and extended with a three-storey open hotelhall which includes a new reception, lobby and lounges; moreover a “Waldpassage”, Spa, Outdoor Pools and 41 new rooms and suites were realized. The volumes extends on the whole area and connects to the existing hotel and the barn.
A glazed cubus forms the centre of the complex, which hosts the lobby and the lounge of the hotel on 1.200 m2. The lobby functions a a connecting element within the ensemble. From the lobby you reach the 4-story high adjoining building where the 31 new standard rooms and 10 suites are placed. The Spa house is located in the east of the ensemble and offers 1.800m2 of wellness; it is always connected with the lobby building. The connector of the old and the new is also a glazed passage, the “Waldpassage”.
With a 10 year experience in international operating architecture offices from Milan to London, noa* started with the design of the Ulrichshof in the beginning of 2013. The annex of the hotel covers a volume of 35.000 m3.