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. In the evenings our bar invites to enjoy small delicous specialties. For those who are looking for privacy and quietness, there is our lounge on the roof of the hotel.
Electoral dining and sleeping directly by the palace garden.
The ACHAT Comfort Heidelberg/Schwetzingen is located across the palace garden of Schwetzingen. It has 69 guest rooms as well as a small sauna.
The Restaurant N˚6 Steaks & More - in the ACHAT Comfort Heidelberg/ Schwetzingen spoils you with juicy steaks and a seasonal and regional cuisine in a rustic atmosphere. For a drink you can enjoy the lobby bar after an eventful day.
Villa Benz Hotel garni*** - lovingly furnished comfort rooms
Each of our comfortable non-smoking rooms was lovingly furnished. Thereby especially bright rooms and warm colours were minded in the arrangement of the rooms. Therefore we guarantee you a pleasant atmosphere of the highest quality. Aditionally each of our rooms has an own toilet and a shower. Also each room has been equipped with a towel warmer and a hairdryer. For the appropriate entertainment is provided by a high-quality flat screen with an available cable TV. Of course each room is also equipped with a quick wireless network, a reliable safe and a telephone, as well as an air-condition. Beyond that you receive a small gift, that will complement your residence in our romms. Some of our rooms have an especially nice position. In these premises you have an excellent view directly to the garden side of the hotel. Also the breathtaking view of the palace garden on the opposite side is highly recommended. When you make your reservation, you can straightly choose one of our rooms with garden situation. Our single rooms have been designed along the same lines and allow you a comfortable stay at Villa Benz. Also these beds have a pleasant width of at least 100 cm and have been prepared especially comfortable. In the lovingly furnished comfort rooms of our hotel you will also enjoy your nights during your stay in Schwetzingen.
Our hotel is located in the heart of Heidelberg's historic Old Town overlooking the Old Bridge and the Neckar River. All major Heidelberg sights can be reached afoot within a few minutes. Our rooms are equipped with either shower or bathtub, toilet, cable-TV, hairdryer, phone, free Wifi access and mini-bar. Some also have air-condition. A varied buffet awaits you for breakfast.
The house offers:
25 double rooms from 143.- to 206.- Euro
14 single rooms from 102,50 to 147,50 Euro
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.
Our hotel is a listed building in the heart of the old town in Eberbach. Despite the pedestrian zone, our guests have access at all times. The hotel-restaurant "Zum Karpfen" succesfully combines tradition and progess. Accurate in every detail, we simultaneously preserved historical arrangements and created rooms, which fullfill desires for modern comforts.
High above the Neckar Valley, surrounded by vineyards, Hornberg Castle rises as a proud knight's castle from the 11th century, which once had been owned by Götz von Berlichingen, known as the knight with the iron hand.
The castle has been in the possession of the Gemmingen-Hornberg family for more than 400 years. Today they present themselves as hosts in their hotel with heart and soul. The four-star-hotel offers the comfort of exclusive hotel rooms in the security of the old castle walls to guests, who want to enjoy the singularity of Hornberg Castle more extensively.
There are 26 double rooms, four single rooms and a junior suite. The rooms in the main residence offer a partial view over the Neckar Valley, in the former sheep pen they have a balcony with forest view. Different function rooms build the atmospheric frame for a successful festivity.
Due to the successfull combination of quality and tradition, the hotel-restaurant is the ideal address for conferences, family celebrations, anniversaries, corporate parties, receptions and weddings. In close proximity to the castle, there is a romantic chapel in the forest.
Wedding ceremony options at Hornberg Castle:
- civil marriages in the palace in Neckarzimmern
- wedding ceremony in the forest chapel
- reception in the castle courtyard under the old chestnut tree and dinner in the Götzen room (up to 60 persons)
- reception on the terrace with view over the Neckar Valley and dinner in the Götzen hall (up to 130 persons)
- wedding packages
The 4-star HOTEL SINSHEIM is located in the heart of the Kraichgau region, near the A6 Mannheim-Nuremberg motorway, in the immediate vicinity of the Technik Museum Sinsheim, the thermal baths Sinsheim and the Prezero Arena, home of the German Bundesliga soccer team TSG 1899 Hoffenheim. Here, guests find a modern atmosphere, a culinary experience of light Mediterranean cuisine and a relaxation oasis with sauna, steam bath and fitness room.
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.
The hotel is quietly situated next to the "Kurpark" and the indoor salt water pool; close to the historical old town; 60 comfortable rooms (4*) and 61 rooms (2-3*); Wifi, elevator, sauna, solarium (charged extra), steam bath, bar, restaurant, skittle-alley (charged extra); underground car park (charged extra), 10 conference rooms, groups are welcome; attractive programmes for recreation, sport and business trips.
The hotel is located directly on the "Neckar Mile" in the heart of the Käthchen and wine town of Heilbronn. The city centre and all important sights can be reached from here in a few minutes. In the hotel's own bar, wines from the region are offered, among other things, and in the restaurant "La Girafe" international cuisine invites you on a culinary trip around the world.
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.
We are looking forward to your visit - your family Carle
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.
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, 1 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.
Located in the heart of Rothenburg, far away from the touristic walking routes
Environmental Label "Qualitätssiegel Silber Bayerische Küche, Umweltsiegel Gold für Gastronomie, Qualitätsgastgeber Wanderbares Deutschland, Fahrrad- und Motorradfreundlicher Hotel- und Gaststättenbetrieb."
The restaurant offers a traditional German cuisine with Franconian specialties and sausage products of in-house production. Recommendation: dishes of game
Welcome to the family-run Hotel Rappen Rothenburg which is located close to the Old Town. In 104 individually furnished rooms modern comfort and outstanding service await you. In our restaurant and in the cosy beer garden we serve typical Franconian dishes and pancake specialties. Air-conditioned conference rooms, a traditional hotel bar and a large parking place free of charge complete the offered services.
Let your soul drift! Our 78 rooms are furnished indivudually with period furniture and offer the perfect mixture of the past and modern times with modern amenities. From various rooms you have a splendid view over the Tauber valley. Enjoy a culinary experience in our restaurant, on our panomaric terrace, in our winter garden or in our beer garden. We provide the perfect ambiance, historic and modern, for conferences and celebrations. Hotel Eisenhut, located in the romantic old town of Rothenburg, is always worth a trip.
In a former village mill estate 18 double rooms, 1 single room and 3 suites are furnished. All have a noble and at the same time rustic furnishing. The hotel is perfect as a starting point for day trips to the cities of Ansbach and Nuremberg. There is also enough space for events such as weddings, small trade fairs and product presentations.
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 cosy 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.
Colmberg Castle impresses already from a distance with its massive walls, which provide for a film scenery. The furnishing of the 31 rooms varies from hand-carved historical beds to four-poster beds and modern interiors. What they all have in common is the incomparable view of the Franconian countryside or the idyllic castle courtyard. The light-flooded winter garden, the restaurant "Zur Remise" or the cosy fireplace hall invite you to enjoy the down-to-earth castle kitchen. Game dishes such as roe deer shovel, game salami or venison pâté occupy a special place on the menu. The strong dark beer "Schwarzer Ritter" is served exclusively at the castle. Wine lovers can enjoy the castle lord's drink in white or red. A "Tin Lizzy" built in 1917 makes the hearts of vintage car fans beat faster and shows that the senior boss shares their passion.
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!
Comfortable familiy-run country inn.
26 rooms with shower/toilet, colour-tv, telephone and Wifi; lift accessible for wheelchairs, three dining areas, regional Franconian and Bavarian specialities.
Bowling alleys, lawn and children's playground, a generous spa area, use of the sauna free of charge for our guests.
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
Enjoy pure relaxation in one of the 171 modern rooms in 4 categories. Whether standard or executive rooms, suite or business category - all rooms in the Kongresshotel Bamberg offer clear design, plenty of light, maximum comfort and an inviting feel-good ambience. Here you can rest your feet and relax after an eventful day.
Enjoy your Franconian appetite
Start the day in the hotel's own restaurant "Regnitz" with large panorama windows directly on the river and an incomparable view of the Michaelsberg, and end the day in the restaurant "Plückers". When the weather is fine, the large beer garden is a temptation.
Make a reservation with the code word "Burgenstraße" and you will receive one welcome drink per person on arrival.
Underground car park available
The baroque hotel, that captivates with its proximity to the impressive 1000 year-old cathedral, is a quietly located house in unique setting. A rich and fresh breakfast is served in the historical arched rooms from the 14th century. The hotel houses 14 double rooms and five single rooms with a bright and friendly appearance and that can be reached with an elevator. The hotel is equipped with lovingly preserved treasures from the baroque period that get you in the mood for the lively town of Bamberg, which is a popular city of culture surrounded by seven hills.
Welcome to the Landhotel "Zur Alten Kaserne".
The lovingly renovated building of the former "Balthasar-Neumann-Kaserne" is centrally located in the heart of Franconia, directly at the Castle Road.
Where once soldiers had their rooms, we now offer modernly furnished and bright rooms with shower and toilet. Our "Stadl" with a large beer garden invites to stay and enjoy a beer or a good wine in the evening after an eventful day.
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!
In the midst of Upper Franconian nature lies the spa hotel Bad Rodach, traditionally run for more than 35 years.
The quiet and idyllic spa town of Bad Rodach is only 20 minutes by car from the famous ducal town of Coburg and only 15 minutes from the half-timbered town of Heldburg. Thus it opens in ideal way the possibility the Veste Coburg on the one hand and the Veste Heldburg with the German castle museum on the other hand to visit.
Bad Rodach is known far beyond its borders for the healing effect of its thermal water spring. In the ThermeNatur, which is directly adjacent to the spa hotel, guests will find an optimal balance to their everyday life. Here you can relax in the midst of nature, while culinary delicacies and warm hospitality pamper your palate and soul.
Enjoy modern hotel comfort and experiene a unique mixture of quality materials and luxurious furnishings with mini bar, telephone, cable TV and Wifi. All rooms are generously furnished. Make yourself fit for the day with the rich breakfast buffet or enjoy the culinary specialties of our restaurant, bistro and bar.
The Bayrischer Hof Bayreuth is a privately owned hotel, centrally located in the heart of the Old Town. It offers three junior suites, 24 double rooms and 15 single rooms, which have been individually decorated and which are equipped with every comfort. A newly designed gym and spa area with saunas, a small garden and bistro restaurant "Gendarmerie" with original French furniture provide the framework for a pleasant stay. The four-star-hotel offers car and bike spaces and is a certified "bed and bike" company.