Hotel meets sculpture - a modern classic in the heart of the city.
Warm-hearted, open-minded and cosmopolitan - the new luxury hotel in Hamburg.
The hotel’s eponym: On the shore of the Alster lake, John Fontenay fell head over heels in love.
A hotel as unique as its guests.
Rooms & Suites
Contemporary spaces flooded with daylight. Almost all with balcony.
Generously appointed, with separate bed and living room – all with balcony and unforgettable lake views on request.
Luxurious Two-Bedroom suite with balcony and Lake Alster at your fingertips.
Two balconies and a spectacular view across Lake Alster - a homage to the hotel's eponym.
The perfect view to find inner balance.
Beauty & Treatments
1,000 square metres of beauty.
Fitness & Cycling
Hamburg's most beautiful gym:
We care deeply about our visitors' health. Good to know that we have the facilities to do just that.
Restaurants & Bar
Smart and causal, inside and outside - a restaurant as multifaceted as its menu.
It's hard to decide what’s more enchanting: the view or the star menu?
The perfect place for conversation, with the finest coffee and tea straight from the Speicherstadt, the heritage warehouse complex in Hamburg's harbour.
An extraordinary view over the Alster and the city, in special company.
Conferences & Events
At the right time in the right place.
It's a good sign when a conference doesn’t feel like a conference.
Weddings & Events
Matters of the heart are a speciality of ours.
Contact & Enquiry
We are looking forward to your enquiry.
Art & Architecture Tour
On the footsteps of Zaha Hadid, Herzog & de Meuron and Hadi Teherani.
Family & Children
Our young guests are most welcome.
Pre/Post Cruise Package
Set out on your cruise adventure with a mini vacation before getting started.
Why not treat someone special to THE FONTENAY way of life?
In Hamburg almost everything happens on or near the water, whether it's trade, life or arts & culture.
Shopping & Experiences
If you have sophisticated tastes, Hamburg is the place for you.
It's the taking part that counts. We show you the highlights.
New must-visit destination
Named one of the places to go in 2017, Hamburg is the perfect European getaway.
Contact & Location
The hustle and bustle behind the scene.
Créateur of a contemporary, modern way of life.
Reserve today. After all, there is nothing sweeter than anticipation.
Location & Arrival
Are you arriving by car, or perhaps by Alster steamer?
Choose your picture.
Here you can read what others write about us.
Thank you for taking the time to get to know us.
THE FONTENAY - so young, yet already so much to tell.
Terms & Conditions
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