Schloss Dürnstein Relais & Chateaux
General Outline
Established over half a century ago, Relais & Chteaux is an association of the worlds finest hoteliers, chefs and restaurateurs that has set the standard for excellence in hospitality. Relais & Chteaux has redefined luxury hospitality by emphasising holistic experiences that transport its guests, taking them on a sensual journey and introducing them to a deeper, truer understanding of the Art of Living.

The story of Relais & Chteaux begins in 1941 when two former music hall entertainers, Marcel and Nelly Tilloy purchased La Cardinale, an estate in the Rhne Valley. In 1952 the Tilloys began recruiting other hoteliers and restaurant owners that shared the same level of quality and excellence and passions for fine cuisine and Art de Vivre. Today, there are more than 520 members that are a part of Relais & Chateaux.

We are proud of being member since 1978.