Spa & sauna complex at the 4* Superior Hotel Ludinmühle

Hotel & Spa in the Black Forest with 5 Wellness stars

Draw strength from rest and relaxation and treat yourself to some me time. An oasis of peace and wellbeing awaits you amidst the clear air and unspoilt natural environment of Brettental at our Hotel & Spa in the Black Forest.

The tradition and modernity work in harmony in the architecture of our spa and sauna complex, creating an atmosphere of wellbeing that is wonderfully relaxing. From the indoor & outdoor pools and sauna complex to the relaxation rooms through to the hotel garden and the Ludintherme swimsuit area, the Ludinmühle Hotel & Spa will soothe you, body, mind and soul.


Spacious and peaceful oases of relaxation.

Our relaxation rooms provide comfort and relaxation in peaceful surroundings. Subtle lighting and stylish décor create a warm, cosy atmosphere and allow you to leave behind your everyday stress in an instant.

A generous number of loungers, water beds, hay beds and quiet areas provide you with all the relaxation you could wish for.

Take in the Black Forest with all your senses

Our log cabin has fragrant hay beds filled with organic hay from the Black Forest, which will inspire you to lie back, relax and let your thoughts run free while you enjoy the view of the hotel grounds.

From the garden you can enjoy the views of the lush green meadows of Brettental, while the sun caresses your skin.

Vitamins to keep you going

The Vitaltheke (vitality bar) in the Spa Lounge has a relaxed atmosphere and provides fresh fruit, teas and water throughout the day.

Sauna complex

in the Black Forest Hotel & Spa

We have something to suit everyone, whatever their needs, and not only treatments and massages. Our sauna area has just the right relaxation for you. So alongside our comprehensive range of no‑swimsuit areas, our family‑friendly hotel in the Black Forest also provides a family swimsuit area where you can enjoy a sauna with your whole family.

Sauna Paradise and quiet areas (16 years and above)

Feel the gentle warmth on your skin. Our Sauna Paradise has various different saunas where you can relax and sweat without the need for your swimsuit.

  • Ladies only sauna (60° C | 85° C)
    Sauna reserved for ladies
    Soft sauna (60° C) from 12 am to 4 pm
    Finnish sauna (85° C) from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Salt sauna (64° C)
    a mild sauna at low temperatures with low humidity that has an extraordinarily beneficial effect on the respiratory tract and the musculoskeletal system
    (gentle on the circulation – very good for wellbeing)
    from 12 am to 7 pm
    (salt nebulisation from 4.30 pm to 6.30 pm)
  • Flower blossom sauna (45oC)
    steam sauna with a special ambience combined with fragrant mountain flowers – has a cleansing and refreshing effect and nurtures the appearance of the skin
    from 12 am to 7 pm
  • Herbal sauna (85° C)
    Douglas fir sauna with the scent of beneficial mountain herbs – and panoramic views – particularly restful; good for relaxing and unwinding.
    from 12 am to 8 pm
  • Log cabin white fir sauna (85oC)
    regular infusions in our “Black Forest sauna” in the log cabin, with spectacular panoramic views
    from 12 am to 8 pm
  • Infrared seats (45oC)
    deep and healing warmth ensures wellbeing and strengthens the immune system

The Ludintherme – family swimsuit sauna area

The Ludintherme, the Ludinmühle Hotel & Spa’s swimsuit sauna area, provides a sauna experience for all ages. It has a variety of saunas where you can wear your swimsuit as you sweat and relax with the whole family. This spa area is completed by the different pools (indoor, outdoor and whirlpool).

  • Tecaldarium (35° C – 40° C)
    gentle Roman sweat bath
    from 7 am to 7 pm
  • Steam bath (45° C)
    As long ago as the ancient Greeks and Romans, people knew the value of a steam bath and understood the beneficial effects of high humidity on the skin and the respiratory tract.
    from 2 pm to 7 pm
  • Organic sauna (62° C)
    gentle sauna for the whole family, from grandchildren to grandparents
    from 1 pm to 7 pm
  • Finnish sauna (85° C)
    Take a sauna like the Finns do – again in your swimsuit, at 85° C
    from 1:30 pm to 7 pm

Useful information about the sauna areas

  • The saunas in the Ludintherme family swimsuit areas are open to our younger guests, therefore we request that you wear your swimsuit when you use these saunas.
  • The Sauna Paradise saunas are available to guests of 16 years and above, and may be enjoyed without swimsuits.
  • For reasons of hygiene we request that you place a sauna towel under your body in all saunas. These are available in the relevant areas.
  • Swim bag in your room to use during your stay, including fluffy bathrobe and slippers
  • Vitality lounge with tea bar in sauna paradise
  • Quiet rooms are open for use between 11 am and 8 pm.
  • Quiet rooms in the sauna paradise are available to all guests aged 16 years and over.
  • Your choice of relaxation – with hay beds,  sunny garden loungers and much more
  • Changing rooms and lockers are available on the lower level of the Haupthaus (main building).
  • The indoorpool and whirlpool are open from 7 am to 8 pm and the outdoorpool are open from 8 am to 8pm.
  • Towels are available by the indoor pool.
  • Day guests can take advantage of our Day Spa package from Monday to Friday subject to availability (early booking is recommended due to limited capacity)

“Treat your body well so that your soul will want to live in it.”
Theresa of Ávila