Lake Starnberg

Lake Starnberg

With its picturesque alpine panoramic background Lake Starnberg is the largest and deepest of the lakes in the „Five-Lake Landscape“. It was created some 20,000 years ago during the last glacial period.

For the inhabitant of Munich the favorite area in which to live

No other area in Bavaria possesses so many old villas and small castles as the region around Lake Starnberg. In addition to relaxing hours in the lidos of Possenhofen, Bernried or Percha, a stroll along the beach promenade of Starnberg or a trip on a steamer, a trip to Possenhofen Castle, the childhood home of Sissi is also very worthwhile.

Held in high esteem by the bathers is, in particular, the high quality of the water in the lake which is achieved among other things by the fact that waste water is diverted away from the lake by means of ring canals. (

Explore the Allgäu from Bad Wörishofen and send an enquiry to the Steigenberger Hotel Der Sonnenhof!