With regard to the large number of sights along the Castle Road, it is recommended to take a rest and enjoy the hospitalty of the hotels along the route. Here, you will find a number of accommodations extending a cordial welcome to you during your journey.
OUR hotel ... THE GUEST house at Schwetzingen Palace ...
An oasis in the middle of the city... idyllic and still located centrally, this is why our guests can combine their sometimes stressful working day with well-being & "Schwetzingen's joy of life".
Our guest-house has 42 comfortable rooms and is right across from the palace.
The high-quality furnishings underline our high standards to modernity and give us and especially our guests the feeling of being in "especially" good hands.
Let your mind relax at breakfast or over a coffee or a glass of wine in our garden lounge. For those who are looking for privacy and quietness, there is our lounge on the roof of the hotel.
The 3-star-superior hotel which is located in the heart of Heidelberg perfectly combines tradition with modernity. The proximity to the old town with the longest pedestrian zone of Europe makes it an ideal starting point for a discovery tour through the oldest university city of Germany with its world-famous palace. Built in 1856, today the Bayrische Hof offers 56 rooms with the newest standard as well as eight newly renovated luxury appartments. The rooms are equipped with all modern comforts and impress with a clear design. The guest enjoys the rich breakfast in the historic vaulted cellar of the hotel.
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The ART Hotel Neckar is located in the heart of Neckargemünd, surrounded by historical rows of houses. Due to its central location it can easily be reached by car or public transport. The 3-star-superior house provides 36 beds in 13 double rooms which can also be used as single rooms. The hotel boasts with its extravagant interior in Hemingway's colonial style. This unique charme makes the special recreational value for the guest and lets everything seem perfect. Contemporarily free Wifi, LED Smart TVs and cell phone chargers are available for the guests. In summer you can let yourself be pampered in the nearby bar Abona Beach with exotic drinks and barbecue.
The house and campground are located on the left bank of the Neckar, one of the most beautiful sections of the lower Neckar valley, directly on the "Burgenstraße" cycle path and with a view of Zwingenberg Castle.
The house can be occupied all year round. A well-equipped self-catering kitchen is available. Breakfast, half or full board are available on request. The rooms in the overnight house are furnished with natural wood furniture, but kept simple. There are several rooms with single and bunk beds and bunk bathrooms available. The large lounge (approx. 40 seats) and the self-catering kitchen with several refrigerators is located on the first floor. In our marquee there is the possibility for up to 70 people to celebrate or to eat outside.
On our campground you will always find a quiet place, a little bit aside under trees or directly at the bank of the Neckar. Sanitary facilities are available. The campground is suitable for youth camps or school trips. And of course for all adventurous people who like to camp and experience nature up close.
NaturFreundehaus und Zeltplatz Zwingenberger Hof
Im Hoffeld 7-8
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The stylish castle hotel high above the Neckar valley offers 26 double rooms, four single rooms and one junior suite. The rooms in the outer bailey above the stables, now the castle restaurant, offer a classic castle ambience and some have a view over the Neckar valley.
The main hotel building is located in the former sheepfold. Here, dark wood is combined with elegant fabrics in the rooms, which have a balcony with a view of the forest.
Further, brightly designed rooms are located in the former winegrowers' house. There, hotel or wedding guests can also use a playroom for their children, which is close to the rooms for celebrations.
Above the old town of Gundelsheim, with a view of the Neckar valley and the vineyards of the "Kingdom of Heaven", Horneck Castle is located, an ideal starting point for numerous activities. The former seat of the Teutonic Order is today owned by the Transylvanian Saxons. In 2020 the castle was completely renovated and converted into a cultural and meeting center with hotel, library and museum. Now it shines in new splendor and is looking forward to your visit. The modern facilities in historical surroundings invite you to spend the night in one of the 32 individual hotel rooms and start the day in a princely way. Enjoy the view of the beautiful vineyards in the historical ambience with a cup of coffee and a richly covered breakfast buffet.
Above the village, facing the Neckar River, stands the romantic castle, whose beginnings date back to the early Middle Ages and which was rebuilt in the 18th century in baroque style. It has always been the tradition of the house to cultivate hospitality and so today a part of the castle is still open for guests who are looking for seclusion and a cultivated atmosphere. There you will be welcomed in private surroundings.
You do not only arrive at the hotel "Neues Tor", with a fantastic view over the old town of Bad Wimpfen, you feel at home. Look forward to an attentive service with heart and to room and inspiration for your well-being. The rooms do not only stand out for their quality, but are also equipped with comfortable box-spring beds. Culinary, delicious and phenomenal: the restaurants of the "Staufers" with modern regional dishes, the "Schlotzerstube" with Swabian cuisine and the terrace represent culinary variety and offer the perfect frame for any occasion. The hotel is conveniently located in the heart of the metropolitan region of Stuttgart and Rhine-Neckar.
Historical overnight stays are available at the Welcome Hotel Schloss Lehen. The hotel offers 21 rooms designed in Renaissance style. From single and double rooms to junior suites, our guests can choose from six categories. Thanks to its idyllic location, our hotel is a real insider tip!
Enjoy the castle atmosphere in our hotel's own restaurant with a view of the countryside. Whether gourmet breakfast or dinner, we serve you exquisite, regional dishes based on Swabian cuisine. Relax on sunny days with a cool drink on our outdoor terrace with castle park atmosphere.
Our historic castle hotel creates optimal conditions for every event format: four daylight-flooded event rooms including a winter garden with access to our castle garden and comfortable rooms.
The Rappenhof is an institution in the valley of Weinsberg, which is able to keep balance between idyllic location amidst of vineyards and an almost direct connection to the motorway. Inside as well as outside you can enjoy the terrific view from the Rappenhof across the valley and of the little chief administered town of Weinsberg up to the Weibertreu castle ruins. The 3-star superior rural hotel has 18 double rooms and 21 single rooms, and is an ideal starting point for excursions and wine tastings in the "Swabian Tuscany". The bio-certified restaurant pampers the guest with the finest Swabian cuisine and selected wines.
Welcome to our Hotel & Restaurant Rose.
Surrounded by vineyards and river valleys our Brettachtal is an ideal starting point for your visit along the Castle Road. Enjoy a fresh, regional kitchen with premium ingredients and seasonal products. In the summer our terrace in the inner yard invites to dine and dwell. In the evening you can peacefully let the day fade away at the bar. Our hotel rooms offer you ease and comforts of home.
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The Ringhotel Hohenlohe presents itself with its 84 double rooms and 30 single rooms as an extensive hotel resort for short trips and cultural pleasures. The 4-star hotel boasts a unique location right by the Kocher river with a magnificent view of the old town of Schwäbisch Hall. The rooms and suites vary in position and size and are all bright and elegantly furnished. The culinary heart of the house is beating in the panorama restaurant, which is located amidst the rooftop-landscape of the hotel. There is a generous wellness oasis with a natural sole pool, sauna adventure world, salt grotto, beauty and wellness treatments to let the guest fully enjoy his stay.
The Castle Hotel Kirchberg is idyllically situated high above the river Jagst and welcomes its guests with modern rooms behind the 15th century castle walls. The spacious castle complex affords wonderful views of the Hohenlohe countryside. The various accommodation facilities are named "Eagle’s Nest", "Owl’s Nest" or "Dormouse" and cater for all tastes and demands. The spectrum ranges from low-priced castle accommodation to exquisite hotel suites. On request, the Castle Café offers a large breakfast with regional specialties. A cocktail bar, a small bakery shop and the moo Ice-Cream Factory complete the culinary offer.
With a few steps, you will reach the small historical old town, the picturesque paths along the river Jagst are ideal for nature lovers, hikers and cyclists. We will be happy to organize interesting guided tours, excursions and individual tastings in the hotel.
Equipped with halls, conference and group rooms in a unique historical ambience, Kirchberg Castle also offers the perfect setting for weddings and private celebrations as well as seminars, conferences, and corporate and cultural events. With concert seating, up to 200 people can be accommodated here.
In its natural surroundings, the Landhotel Kirchberg looks forward to pampering its guests. The 3-star-traditional hotel focuses on professional service. Travelers estimate the roomy comfort of the rooms, the rich breakfast buffet with house-made specialties and the excellent restaurant.
Baroque meets zeitgeist in this patrician house, in which structural details from previous centuries can be admired until today. The location of the 4-star hotel in the medieval main avenue of Rothenburg, is central and quiet at the same time. The stylish rooms offer modern comfort in historic walls. The 12 double rooms, one single room and the family appartement can be reached easily with the elevator and have air condition, HD-TV and a coffee tray. In the restaurant "Meistertrunk" and in the Rose Garden, on of Rothenburgs most beautiful terraces, regional Franconian and neighbourly Swabian dishes are served. Right by the hotel there is an enclosed hotel parking lot for guests.
The 4-star Hotel Gothisches Haus resides in a patrician house from the 13th century, which has been renovated with great care and a large effort, located in "the most glorious alley of Rothenburg", promises a very special stay. 700 years old framework and natural stone masonry characterise the eleven individually designed rooms, which can easily be reached by the glass elevator. The generous bathrooms feature most modern comforts like corner bathtubs (suitable for two persons), double washbasins and towel warmers. An imprressive library with a café where the guest also eats his breakfast, forms the entree to the historic hotel and is the ideal warmup for a visit of Rothenburg.
Our hotel with inn is located in the historic old town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber. We are centrally located next to the historic city wall in the most beautiful region of Franconia. You can drive directly to us and park in front of the front door or 100 meters away in front of the old town wall.
Enjoy regional variety in our cozy restaurant, on the terrace in front of the house or our Schrannengarten. For our home-style cooking with Bavarian and Franconian specialties, sausage and ham from our own production, we pay attention to regional products in the purchase. Depending on the season, you can choose from dishes with Franconian asparagus - freshly picked daily from one of the surrounding asparagus fields, chanterelles and porcini mushrooms from the region, venison from local hunts and other seasonal dishes for your physical well-being.
Spend a relaxing, if interested climate-neutral, stay with us, in a central yet quiet location away from the tourist routes.
The hotel Schwarzer Bock is an originally preserved tavern from the fifteenth century where each room tells its own story. The three-star superior hotel is located in the middle of the action between residence, former margravial chancellery and court church. The imaginatively designed rooms with the themes "Hawk Lure", "Court Garden" and "Margravine" - 11 double rooms and 6 single rooms - are furnished modernly and comfortable with LCD-TV, iPod docking station, WLAN and free minibar. The landlords and slow-food supporters serve regionally certified specialities of their homeland Franconia and the Pfalz (Palatine) in the historic restaurant.
The "Alte Vogtei", former official residence of the German Order of Knights, shines brightly in a new splendor. The listed building pleases its guests with lovingly and stylishly refurbished rooms. In ancient walls modern and elegant hotel rooms await the guests. The "Badstub'n" in the basement invites to relax with its sauna and generous recreation area.
The restaurant spoils its guests with the "World-Franconian" cuisine. For conferences and celebrations various historic rooms equipped with modern conference technology can be rented for 12 to 120 persons.
Abenberg Castle Hotel
Abenberg Castle is situated high above the picturesque small town Abenberg - a romantic location to celebrate and an ideal point of departure for golf fans with one of the biggest golf courses in Bavaria right in front of the hotel's door. A colourful flock of lords, among others the count of Abenberg and the Hohenzollern, have shaped the atmosphere of the castle. Until today, guests have been captivated by its magic spell. The four-star hotel houses 11 double rooms and 11 single rooms that are furnished in a modern way and shine with all comforts. The mighty "Schottenturm" serves as the heart of the hotel and also houses guest rooms. In the award-winning restaurant guests can enjoy an exquisite cuisine, cocktails and wines from all over the world. The wide world in Franconia.
The country hotel Seerose is located directly on the Burgenstrasse between Langenzenn and Nuremberg. In the 35 modern hotel rooms, travellers travelling along the Burgenstrasse are very welcome. The menu includes young Franconian cuisine as well as a lovingly designed breakfast buffet. Parking spaces are available directly at the hotel.
Hotel Victoria offers its guests an inspiring atmosphere with the special extra of personal service and individual friendliness. The 4-star boutique hotel is centrally but quietly located at the gate to the old town of Nuremberg. The location and the landmarked building make your stay a unique wellness experience. You can choose the motto of your room from seven exceptional categories according to your preferences. The 51 double rooms and 12 single rooms, eight of which are family rooms, vary not only in the design, but also in the view of Nurembergs landmarks. The fresh, rich and balanced breakfast is eaten in the breakfast room.
Look forward to a visit to the nature park "Franconian Switzerland" with its various castles and ruins. Our Hotel Garni Regina is located at the edge of Gößweinstein and offers a splendid view to Gößweinstein Castle and the basilica.
Friendly guest rooms with paintings, a generous breakfast room with sun terrace and a garden with sunbathing area await you.
Single rooms and double rooms with shower or bathroom/toilet/tv most of them having a balcony, three beds in a room possible, Wifi free of charge, non-smoking rooms available, "Kachelofenstüberl", maps of trails for rent, proposals for trips. For our guests there are parking lots available; free garages and carports for bicycles and motorbikes directly at the house.
Welcome to the Hotel Garni Regina!
In the ancient walls of the castle, high above the Ailsbach Valley and in the middle of the Franconian Switzerland, the breeze of history meets the comfort of modern times. On Rabenstein castle guests are immediately captured by the inspiration and comfort of the historical rooms.
17 double rooms and suites and five single rooms in individual castle style await the guest. In front of a crackling fire you can enjoy a good conversation and take a break from everyday life.
The nature paradise with falconry and beautiful stalactite cave invite to hike and relax. The castle restaurant offers fresh and regional products that spoil the guests culinarily.
Sleeping royally in the residence castle
Enjoy a restful night's sleep in one of 184 first-class rooms in 5 categories. Whether Economy, Superior or Deluxe rooms, Suite or Executive Suite - all offer the highest level of comfort and invite you to relax and unwind. The baroque ambience ensures that your stay will be a unique experience.
Table delights for discerning guests
Have an extensive breakfast, dine splendidly, sit comfortably with the wine - let yourself be spoiled in the restaurants "Orangerie" and "Erthal" with an excellent selection of national and international dishes. If the weather is fine, enjoy the view of the Michaelsberg from the fountain terrace or have a freshly tapped beer served at the hotel bar.
Make a reservation under the code word "Burgenstraße" and you will receive one welcome drink per person on arrival.
Hotel underground car park available
The historic inn ROTER OCHSE, the oldest inn of the city, stands for a pleasant and friendly atmosphere that has its roots in the long tradition of the house. The reception of our values are as important as our down-to-earth Franconian cuisine and the bottom-fermented house beer of Seßlach. Because special things become rare!
Looking forward to seeing you!
Our small individually managed house is located in the medieval old town of Sesslach between Bamberg and Coburg. Our town, framed by gentle hills, meadows, forests and fields with the completely preserved city wall, is also called the "Upper Franconian Rothenburg" and offers everything but big city. Here you will find peace and quiet in a well-preserved old town ensemble, which you can only really experience when you sleep within the old walls. Who loves nature, loves Sesslach and us.
Romantic Hotel Hohenstein Castle
The Romantic Hotel Hohenstein Castle is idyllically situated in the countryside outside the gates of the city of Coburg. The castle and the “Meierei” (dairy) guest house accommodate 17 hotel rooms of different categories; two rooms can only be reached via a historic tower.
On the piano nobile with antique furniture and baroque stucco, guests can expect stately comfort on 72 square metres. A touch of history can also be felt in the suites which include separate bedrooms. The appeal of the spacious living-sleeping area of the rooms in the Meierei lies in a successful combination of modern and historic furnishings.
The JUFA Hotel Kronach - Festung Rosenberg***S is your ticket to a world full of history, paintings and legends in Upper Franconia's Kronach at the foot of the Franconian Forest. You will experience a very special atmosphere in the hotel directly integrated into the fortress Rosenberg and enjoy its special flair. The family and tower rooms combine modern comfort with a historic ambience. Traditional knight meals, lantern rental and guided tours in the torchlight ensure fun and adventure - not only for the little guests.
Family Purucker welcomes you in their hotel. Located on the edge of town, it is the ideal base for discovering the historic town centre and castle, and for cycling tours along the Main River cycle route.
Features: En-suite rooms with TV, minibar, tea & coffee station, free Wi-Fi. Breakfast buffet, small indoor pool (May - Oct), sauna (add´l charges apply), lift, parking spaces, lockable garages for motorbikes & bicycles.