A chronology of the Familotel Ebbinghof
1518: The Gerwen-Hof is mentioned for the first time in Ebbinghof.
1692: The Gerwen-Hof is rebuilt where the village chapel now stands.
1881: The Gerwen / Tigges-Hof moves to its current location.
1958: With two family rooms the Pension Tigges becomes 10.50 DM as an additional bread to agriculture.
1964: After renovation, new heating and windows, three family rooms are offered for a price of 12.50 DM.
1971: Most of the agriculture is leased, the attic of the main house is expanded, and a dining room, sauna and fitness room are built on the ground floor. There are 10 family rooms available VP 18 - 21 DM and name change to Pension "Zum Leissetal".
1975: Four holiday apartments are created from part of the farm buildings. VP 24 - 27 DM apartment. Daily rent 30 - 50 DM plus additional costs.
1980: Two more holiday apartments are built from the former chicken and bull shed. VP 34 - 42 DM, apartment rental costs 32 - 62 DM, farm café "Landgasthof Leissetal" opens.
1987: Expansion of the former pigsty into three holiday apartments. Only half board or full board is offered. The apartments are renamed to apartments, new kitchen and warehouse are added, VP 39 - 48 DM
1989: Expansion of a tennis and football field, addition of a horse stable and a new kitchen. VP 47 - 54 DM
1995: Fundamental renovation of all rooms and apartments as well as extension of the reception. Only half board is offered now. Adults 54 - 66 DM Children 26 - 56 DM New construction of a barn
1996-98: Expansion of a kindergarten and establishment of the "Schmallenberger Kinderland" - today's market leader for baby and king-friendly farm holidays in the Sauerland.
2000/01: Extension of four apartments, wellness area and dining room, new construction of a riding arena and horse stable, HB 68 - 75 DM, children 48 - 63 DM
2002: Construction of a new horse stable and riding arena, new playground with go-kart track and sand lake
2004: With the specialization "Holidays for the whole family", the Tiggeshof becomes the "First Children's Hotel in North Rhine-Westphalia"!
2004/05: Joining Familotel, marketing cooperation, adults half board 38 - 76 €, children all in 10 - 24 € 2004 sales before taxes 430,000 €
2007: New construction of a workshop and garages as well as the Happyclub extension, Babylonge extension
Foundation of our family hotel Ebbinghof
2008: Transfer of business to daughter Daniela, name change from Familotel Leissetal to Familotel Ebbinghof. Establishment of a toddler's play area and extension of two apartments, extension of old-age divider and cosmetic area, new construction of a riding hall and power barn, conversion to all-in for everyone, adults 70 - 104 €, children: 14 - 31 €. The offer includes 17 apartments and 5 family rooms, 74 beds, daily guest operations, approx. 30 employees.
2010-12: Renovation of various rooms and apartments
2012: Construction of the bypass road and parking lot. Excavation and start of shell construction for extension and swimming pool
2013: 7 new apartments go into operation and the swimming pool opens in summer
2014: 6 more apartments, new kitchen and buffet, wellness and sports room are ready, 33/35 rooms and apartments, 120 beds, around 55 employees
2015: Remaining work of the construction measure, fire protection measures, installing extinguishing water tanks, setting up additional parking spaces, new cosmetic and massage rooms, power barn and renewing the riding arena
2018/2019: Demolition of an outbuilding with apartments that were built in the old "granary" in the 1970s. New building with a complete, barrier-free connection to the main building. 14 light-flooded, modern apartments, yoga studio, fitness gallery, small guest office, family lounge, junior club, happy club and baby lounge and complete redesign of the courtyard with a new natural playground and new sun terrace.