Exploration #5. This hotel was built in 1868 and was inaugurated in 1874. It was a luxurious hotel and one of the most prestigious Grand Hotel in Germany with a casino inside. During the years, the hotel did not manage to upgrade, less tourists came and in 1988 it became a residential home for elderly people. Abandoned since 2010 and burnt down in 2013 and 2014, this big hotel is now (autumn 2017) being demolished.