A great journey into the past combined with the comfort of our days, no more and no less promises our hotel network our Castle Road guests. You can take our word for it! Explore along the Castle Road from Mannheim to Bayreuth historic towns, medieval castles and grand palaces. And during your journey you are well accommodated in our hotels!
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.
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 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.
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.