Room and Board
If you are booking with us room and board are all-inclusive. We ask for your understanding in that we are not able to refund for missed meals (meals not taken).
The rooms in Penzberg ZIST are simple and comfortable. Penzberg ZIST offers a variety of accomodations. Please choose the category desired, and an alternative, on the registration form.
|A5||Shared rooms||common showers and toilets||€ 55|
|A4||multi-bed apartment||private shower (bathroom)/toilet||€ 55|
|A3||Triple rooms||common showers and toilets||€ 55|
|A2||Twin rooms||common shower (bathroom)/toilets||€ 67|
|N2||Twin rooms||private shower/toilets and telephone||€ 80|
|N1||Single room||private shower (bathroom)/toilet &telephone||€ 98|
|H2||garden shed||double occupancy private shower bathroom/toilet||€ 86|
|H1||garden shed||single occupancy private shower bathroom/toilet||€ 110|
We ask for your understanding and consideration of other guests; we do not have the necessary facilities to accommodate pets. Please do not plan to bring pets.
The vegetarian meals served are prepared by staff on site. It is fresh and seasonal food, all high quality and the majority is certified organic. Dishes are savory, varied and each prepared with great care.
Our kitchen staff will accommodate your needs, when possible, if you have special dietary requirements for health reasons. Please let us know when you register.
Telephone and Internet
In rooms which are equipped with a telephone, an internet connection can be activated for a fee for three Euros per day.
A computer with internet access, and two connections for personal laptop internet use are available for free use in the alcove next to the meditation room (in a common area).
The café serves as a common room for breaks and evenings. During the day we provide fruit, coffee and a variety of teas at no cost. In addition, you may make requests of various non-alcoholic and alcoholic drinks, coffee specialties and snacks you might enjoy. Please enter your consumption on provided lists, including your name. Costs for these requested items are billed to you and payable on the day of departure when returning keys (when checking-out).
There is also a coin operated coffee maker. Our office will be happy to make change.
ZIST seminar store
The ZIST reception is also our seminar store. Seminar supplies are available, such as selected literature, audio and video cassettes, CDs, DVDs, picture cards, meditation articles, as well as small gifts. A local map for walking or cycling is also available for purchase.
The Retreat House and seminar facilities are secluded in forested grounds and near several lakes.
ZIST is an ideal starting point for walking, cycling and swimming in the spring and summer, and cross-country skiing and downhill skiing in the winter. We provide some basic bicycles for rental. For longer cycling tours we recommend bringing your own bicycle.
Every morning from 7.30 a.m. to 8.00 a.m., all interested may gather in the meditation room for the exercise of Silent Sitting.
A television and a DVD player is available in the conference room.
Sauna facilities, including towels, are available during lunch breaks or in the evening for a fee of eight Euros.
Additional and individual treatments by request
During your stay at ZIST you have the possibility to book additional individual treatments.
Please arrange appointments in advance by phone.
For Feldenkrais with Maja Büntig-Ludwig, phone: 08809-1065.
For massages with Anke Ramirez Schmidt, phone: 08851-6159713.
Children six to sixteen years of age, who share accomodation with their parents, are offered a rate reduced to twenty-five Euros for full board rate. Children under six years of age stay at no charge when sharing a room with their parents.
By prior arrangement, individual child care arrangements on site at ZIST are possible. Please contact the ZIST office if interested at least one week in advance.
Clothing you will need during your stay at ZIST will include loose, comfortable clothing, items to help protect you from sun, rain, and cold, indoor shoes and outdoor footwear according to your activities as well as slippers or socks for comfort in the guest rooms and in the group rooms.