An interesting trend in design, hotel owners are transforming buildings that are hundreds of years old with monastic backgrounds into luxury hotels. Take a peek at these properties where modern design is blended with historic architecture.
You'll feel like you're in The Sound of Music at this 500-year-old monastery turned five-star luxury hotel. It's located in the town of Seefeld, one of Austria's most popular resort destinations. Drawing on its historic monastic background, the resort's Spiritual Spa is a wellness haven where guests can seek healing through specialty treatments like massage therapy. Hotel Klosterbräu features 97 individual suites decorated in traditional Alpine style, five restaurants, a cozy piano bar and cigar lounge, a private wedding chapel and a lushly landscaped garden.
By Kara Franker
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