My wife and I stayed at Hotel Burghof in late September, 2010. We visited the area to retrace the roots off my family who left there in 1865. Oberweissbach is located in the scenic forested low mountains near the Schwarzatal valley and the famous nearby Rennsteig hiking trail. The hotel is situated at the top of the steep Sonneberger Str.
Our stay at the hotel was very enjoyable because of the wonderful way we were treated by the staff and the innkeeper, Wolfram Keppel. Denise, Christian, Heike and Michel went out of their way to make us feel at home at the hotel.
The accomodations are modern and bright and the hotel offers great regional food in the restaurant and local beers in the bierstube. The breakfast buffet had a large array of hot and cold selections. They had some of the best bread and many types of sausages and cheeses, as well as home made yogurt and "grind your own" cereal additions. A breakfast here was enough for us until the evening meal. The evening... More