The most common guest were government officials and wealthy businessmen. Rumors go of secret parties held at the night club under the hotel. After the reunification of Germany in 1990 the high class guests disappear so the hotel was rebuild in a travel hotel until 1995 when it was closed for good.
Years past and the hotel started to decay slowly until in 2007 an anonymous bidder paid € 43,000 for the hotel. Until today (2012) the 114 years old hotel is still there waiting to be reconverted.