Surrounded by vineyards and the Odenwald Mountains, this peacefully located hotel is 1 km from Groß-Umstadt’s historic centre. A free spa centre, free Wi-Fi and modern rooms are featured. Bright, spacious rooms with a seating area and satellite TV are offered at Hotel Jakob. Each has a modern bathroom with bathrobes and hairdryer, and some rooms have a balcony or terrace. Seasonal Hessen cuisine is served at Restaurant Esprit, featuring warm colours and leather seats. German beer and wine can be enjoyed on the quiet terrace in the courtyard. Guests can use the fitness facilities at the Jakob Hotel’s spa centre, which also features a Finnish sauna. Directly outside the hotel lies the scenic Weinlehrpfad Hiking Trail, offering panoramic views. Darmstadt is a 30-minute drive from the Jakob, and parking is free at the hotel.