Kneippianum in Bad Wörishofen

Germany's leading Kneipp & Health Resort in the Allgäu: then and now

Kneippianum was opened in 1896 as the third foundation established by Sebastian Kneipp and today it is Germany's leading Kneipp & Health Resort. Read all the information about Kneippianum in Bad Wörishofen.

It is almost 120 years old, the Kneippianum in Bad Wörishofen, adopted homeland of the famous

water doctor Sebastian Kneipp. The 4-star hotel is run as an institution of the Brothers Hospitallers order, Bavarian province KdöR - it was founded by Sebastian Kneipp.

Kneippianum's history: 1896 to 2015

Water jet therapy Kneippianum
Water jet therapy Kneippianum in Bad Wörishofen

1896, one year before his death, Kneippianum was founded as Sebstian Kneipp's third foundation in Germany. Before that he had opened Sebastianum and the Kneipp children's sanitarium. In the year of its foundation Kneippianum was already passed on to Mallersdorfer Sisters.

Kneippianum in the 21st century and its history

In 2002 all three Kneipp institutions by Sebastian Kneipp were taken over by the Bavarian province of the Brothers Hospitallers. The Kneipp and Health Resort underwent lots of modernisations over the years and is considered to be the leading 4-star Kneipp hotel of today: after all it is your wellbeing that is in the focus during your Kneipp holiday in Bad Wörishofen.

Modernisations at Kneippianum:

  • Renovation and modernisation of the east wing (2003)
  • Renovation and modernisation of the west wing (2007)
  • Kneipp Spa with indoor pool, Jacuzzi, outdoor pool, phonotheque, sauna landscape (2007)
  • New cosmetic and treatment premises (2007)
  • Bar (2006)
  • Entrance area reception (winter 2009)
  • Regeneration ISLANDS (summer 2011)
  • World first: horizontal shower SPA / Kneipp hammam (2013)
  • since 2014: new wine wine and herbal bower, 4-star Kneipp hotel

Kneippianum today

Today Kneippianum is a 4-star Kneipp & Health Resort. More than 70 employees take care of your wellbeing during your health and spa holiday in Bad Wörishofen.

Read more on the amenities and services at your Kneippianum.

Kneipp history: visit the Kneipp museum during your health holiday or spa cure stay at Kneippianum and learn more about the Kneipp teaching's origins and Kneippianum in Bad Wörishofen: send us a no obligation enquiry for your room at the 4-star Kneipp & Health Resort!

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