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Castle Hotel Auf Schoenburg

4.0 of 5 Auf Schonburg, 55430 Oberwesel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Lynn, Massachusetts
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was an incredible place to stay. The castle is in great shape and you really get to feel what it would have been like to live in a castle. We had wonderful quick responses to our emails and all our questions were promptly answered. We loved our room and every detail was special and we felt royal. We only... More 

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Decatur, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I spent 2 weeks traveling in the United Kingdom, Austria, Switzerland and Germany in September 2014. Upon our return home it was unanimous that Schönburg Castle was our favorite overnight stay and also one of the most memorable places we visited. My reservations were made through several e-mail conversations. I was very pleased with the Hüttl families'... More 

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Mooloolaba, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the first castle I have ever stayed in and I loved it. It wasn't too done up so it still had the look and feel of an old medieval castle. And there are plenty of plces to explore. We ventured up onto the wall at night and had a beautiful view of the valley, even nicer during the... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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107 reviews 107 reviews
19 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful stay in Oberwesel at Castle Schoenburg. It's exactly like you would dream of, only better! The grounds are beautiful and the staff warm and welcoming. Our room was 3 flights up and no elevator. It's a castle after all - kind of steep but we made it! Lovely room with a small balcony overlooking the Rhine... More 

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New York, NY
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Imagine every wonderful adjective that could describe a hotel stay. That is what we experienced at Schoenburg. If you must pick only one castle to stay in whilst in Germany, this must be your pick. We arrived, and walked through the grounds into the hotel courtyard. This beautiful, 1100+ year old castle has been restored and lovingly cared for by... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I reckon everyone wants to experience staying in a castle once in their life. Well, I've done it now and I can strongly recommend this delightfully romantic hotel as the place to do it. Perched high over the river Rhine, and overlooking row upon row of local vineyards, this really is the stuff of fairytales. The whole place is a... More 

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Starcross, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This is the kind of hotel that comes to mind when life gets stressful: close enough to the town of Oberwesel (with access to the train station; taxis are easily available but it is walkable provided there is not too much luggage) Schloss Schoenburg feels wonderfully detached, overlooking the river Rhine in a most sensational setting. We have visited several... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

This hotel is the most romantic place, perhaps in the world. The room prices seem high until you see that the price includes a breakfast buffet (great buffet by the way) and a fantastic dinner with wine. The service is above fantastic, the rooms are so beautiful and well appointed. The beds are so comfortable and nothing beats these views.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

A wonderful place to stay and although we had high expectations before we arrived, we were definitely not disappointed. The staff were all very friendly, the food was superb, the room and view were magnificent. We arrived by train so the walk up the hill with our rolling luggage was a challenge, but added to the adventure. The hotel will... More 

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Excelsior, Minnesota
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21 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

A castle on the Rhine...not a bad way to begin our week long driving tour. It was a little tricky driving up to the castle and then figuring out where to park but once that was accomplished we were absolutely blown away by the authentic feel and breathtaking views. It is quite a steep hike to the castle itself from... More 

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Address: Auf Schonburg, 55430 Oberwesel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Location: Germany > Rhineland-Palatinate > Oberwesel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Castle Hotel Auf Schoenburg 4*
Number of rooms: 22
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Castle Hotel Oberwesel
Castle Hotel Auf Schoenburg Germany/Oberwesel

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