Win! A trip to Bad Homburg, Germany's elegant spa town


International hotel chain Maritim and British airline bmi regional have teamed up to offer one lucky AOL Travel reader and a companion a three-night trip to Germany's spa capital, Bad Homburg.

The winner will enjoy a three-night stay for two at the Maritim Hotel Bad Homburg with breakfast and return flights from Bristol to Frankfurt with bmi regional.

Having recently completed its comprehensive 18-month renovation, the first class deluxe Maritim Hotel Bad Homburg is centrally located and features 148 stylish rooms, including 10 large studios.

Ideally situated between the city's elegant shopping mile and the Kurpark, one of Germany's largest parks, the hotel provides a swimming pool with jet stream and sauna for guests to relax. In the Park restaurant with a sun terrace, you can enjoy Maritim's signature lavish breakfast, with a host of hot and cold options including complimentary sparkling wine. For lunch and dinner, the hotel's renowned Bürgerstuben Restaurant offers regional and international specialities, complete with a panoramic garden view.

Maritim Bad Homburg

After a day of exploring the city, guests can enjoy a night cap at the hotel bar, which offers international cocktails, exquisite wines and refreshing beers.

Access to the hotel is also simple as it is conveniently located near Frankfurt Airport. bmi regional's Frankfurt route is one of the airline's most established, flying up to three times daily between Bristol and Frankfurt, with one way fares starting from £94.

The airline offers its unique brand of quality, style and performance from check-in to arrival, with its inclusive fares which feature complimentary in-flight drinks and snacks, allocated seating, 23kg of hold luggage and speedy 30-minute check-ins as standard.

The winner and a friend will fly from Bristol with bmi regional at a date and time to suit. With a spacious 2:1 seat configuration, passengers will be guaranteed total comfort on-board and without the need to worry about sitting in the dreaded middle seat. After checking in your luggage at one of bmi's dedicated manned desks at Bristol Airport, you can sit back and relax on the short flight to Frankfurt with a drink and snacks which include sandwiches and crisps.

bmi regional plane

Regularly competing for the coveted title of wealthiest town in Germany and regarded for its 'champagne air', Bad Homburg is famed as Europe's largest spa resort. The region hosts international visitors seeking regenerative treatments unique to the area. The historic town has numerous spas, including the Taunus Therme which offers bespoke restorative applications, while the exclusive Kur Royal day spa has welcomed European royals for over a hundred years.

In addition to health and wellness facilities, the town's Kurpassage shopping arcade offers unparalleled opportunities for a spot of retail therapy. For petrol heads, the Horex motorcycles Museum Bad Homburg vor der Höhe is home to decades of automotive history, including the legendary Regina, and for evening entertainment, the historic Casino Bad Homburg features a large selection of games for those looking to court Lady Luck.

Festivals take place throughout the year and between 23 June and 15 July, the Bad Homburg Summer delivers a packed programme of 60 art and culture events. The only free event of its kind in Germany, attractions include Irish folk music, classical music, jazz, rock and pop, comic theatre and stage performances.

Visit for more information about the hotel and for further details about bmi regional.

For your chance to win this fabulous prize, submit your details in the form below before 24 March 2017.

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