2012-12-13 — / — The Steigenberger Hotel Group and the cruise operator A-ROSA Flussschiff GmbH are launching a new “Meet & Cruise” concept for meetings and incentive trips. The programme makes it possible to book cruises on the Rhine, Main and Danube in combination with events at selected Steigenberger Hotels and Resorts and InterCityHotels. Since December 2012, conference groups of various sizes have enjoyed the convenience of being transported to meetings and congresses at Steigenberger Group Hotels on board one of A-ROSA’s premium ships. Excursions such as Segway tours in Amsterdam, river rafting and much more besides all add to the varied programme on offer. Conference guests are taken directly from the cruise ship jetties to the Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof, the Steigenberger Parkhotel in Düsseldorf, the Steigenberger Hotel Herrenhof in Wien, the Steigenberger Hotel and Spa in Krems, the Steigenberger Hotel Linz, the Steigenberger Grandhotel Petersberg in Königswinter, the InterCityHotel Mainz and to the Steigenberger Airport Hotel Amsterdam, where the meetings are held in the conference facilities which have been booked. Guests are then transported back to their ship, where modern facilities, a generously proportioned spa and gym area, a varied buffet concept featuring live cooking stations and an interesting programme of excursions are all available.

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Press contact:
Steigenberger Hotel Group * Corporate Communications
Angelika Heyer * Lyoner Straße 40 * D-60528 Frankfurt/Main
Phone: +49 69/ 66564-422 * Fax: +49 69 66564-424

A-ROSA Flussschiff GmbH * Christine Cubasch *Press Spokesperson
Loggerweg 5 *D-18055 Rostock
Phone: +49381 440 40 226 501 * E-Mail:

Steigenberger Hotels AG Steigenberger Hotels AG is one of Europe’s leading hotel groups. The company’s Head Office is located in Frankfurt am Main, and it operates 80 hotels in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, the Netherlands and Egypt. The umbrella brand Steigenberger Hotel Group includes the two brands Steigenberger Hotels and Resorts (47 individual First Class and Deluxe Hotels) and InterCityHotel (33 hotels in the upper mid-range category located in the direct vicinity of transport hubs such as railway stations and airports).

A-ROSA As of 2012, the Rostock-based cruise company A-ROSA Flussschiff GmbH operates ten premium ships on the Danube, Rhône/Saône and Rhine/Main/Mosel and offers a broad range of culture, golf and pleasure themed cruises. It has an innovative concept in place which delivers a casual yet stylish feel-good experience in luxurious surroundings accompanied by a varied leisure programme.

The Steigenberger Grandhotel Petersberg in Königswinter is one of the hotels where guests can meet.

The Steigenberger Grandhotel Petersberg in Königswinter is one of the hotels where guests can meet.