Bavarian Alps - Upper Bavaria - Oberbayern
area of Garmisch - Oberammergau - Royal Castles
Guest House Hotel offering Bed & Breakfast for holidays and recreation in Upper Bavaria
open all year round
Neuschwanstein Castle - The Knight's Fortress
created by the fairy-tale prince to his dreams of the noble Middle Ages
Here it was that King Ludwig II was arrested and brought to Castle Berg at Starnberg Lake,
where he died in mysterious circumstances at the age of 41
Bavarian Alps, "Werdenfels" county, valley of the river "Ammer".
A region famous for its unspoilt beauty with alpine mountain-ranges like Wetterstein,
Karwendel and Ammergebirge, clear lakes, valley meadows, moorlands and wide forests.
The region is also well-known for its numerous sightseeing highlights and objects of interest.
Bad Kohlgrub, ( "Bad" is German for bath, spa ) is an attractive holiday location and the highest situated health resort with mud-baths in Germany ( alt. 900 - 1550 m /
2800 - 5085 ft ).
It is conveniently located "right in the middle of everywhere" in the heart of Upper Bavaria (Oberbayern), District of Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.
Situated quite close to the crossing of the Romantic Road and the German Alpine Route the village is an ideal base to visit all well-known attractions of Upper Bavaria.
Within easy reach:
(In parentheses the distances from here)
Garmisch-Partenkirchen (30 km) with Mount Zugspitze ( 10000 ft alt.), famous for winter sports and the Winter Olympics in 1936, Oberammergau (12 km), scene of Passion plays held every decade since 1634, next in 2010,
brilliantly painted Mittenwald (50 km), the castles of King Ludwig II: Neuschwanstein, Hohenschwangau (both 34 km), Linderhof (17 km),
the Ettal Monastery (14 km), a great many famous churches, abbeys, cloisters and sites. The south Bavarian lakes
Starnberger See -Starnberg Lake- (35 km), Ammersee Lake (40 km), Staffelsee Lake (10 km). Munich (85 km) and Innsbruck, Tyrol (83 km).
The Southern part of the Romantic Road between Augsburg (90 km), Fuessen and Schwangau in the Allgaeu (34 km). With the picturesque Schongau (25 km), Steingaden (18 km, famous " Welfenmuenster "),
the world-famous Bavarian rococo church " Wies " (18 km), from the UNESCO accepted into the World List of Cultural Heritage and of course the Royal Castles.
For those interested, here is an extremely informative and interesting site telling of King Ludwig II and his castles.
By car you can easily reach Rothenburg/Tauber or Salzburg within 2 and a half hours.
Your experience, recreation facilities:
Bavarian lifestyle in an outstanding holiday-region. Mountain-climbing, footpaths, hiking, gentle walking areas, idyllic green lanes, watersports, a lot of cycling lanes among them Lake Constance-Lake Koenigsee bike track,
visiting numerous nature-preserves like Ammergebirge and
"Murnau" - moorland, excursions to well-known art-treasures and
picturesque villages with "Lueftl"-painted houses, the open-air museum
"Glentleiten" displaying old farmhouses, downhill and cross-country skiing,
Bavarian curling, ice-skating etc.
Charming holiday-apartments, 1 or 2 rooms
for 2-3 persons or for 2 adults and 2 children up to 7 years, TV, telephone,
Comfortable single- and double-bedded en suite rooms
shower/wc or bathroom, TV
Bicycles for our guests
and of course kind English speaking service and a pleasant
Each of our guestrooms has been individually decorated
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The tastefully decorated Guest House is set
in a lightly wooded garden, attractively terraced over the public park "Kurpark" with
delightful panoramic views of the village, valleys and the Bavarian pre-Alps.
It is idyllic peaceful and relaxing, without disturbing traffic. Situated close to the
centre of the village with a variety of good restaurants and shops ( baker, grocer, Internet-Café,
post-office etc. ), the Doctors and the railway-station.
For lunch and dinner, we shall be more than happy to recommend good outdoor restaurants that will fully meet your expectations.
Your convenience: en suite rooms, no smoking rooms, own parking area, wide-ranged garden for recreation, and
Medical and bath-treatments nearby.
view from the house to the Northeast
More pictures :
summer (120 KB) winter (63 KB)
The Rates 2006:
(not included: the local tourist tax; May to Oct regular EUR 1.60 a day an adult, Nov is free, other months EUR 1.00)
Bed & Breakfast en suite accommodation
from EUR 32.00 to EUR 37.00 a night/person
for three nights from EUR 75.00 to EUR 105.00 a person
holiday arrangement B&B from EUR 150.00 to EUR 225.00
holiday apartment, 1 or 2 rooms
from EUR 294.00 to EUR 427.00 a week for 2 persons
usually offered from weekend to weekend
- We do recommend that travel insurance
be arranged to cover any risks -
your route to Bad Kohlgrub
how to find the house in Bad Kohlgrub
If you require any further help or information perhaps with routes, timetables, length of journey etc.,
please do not hesitate to phone or fax
To book or for more information please ring
or mail to:
Mrs. Barbara Brandes
Landhaus Sonnhuegel, Trillerweg 12, D-82433 Bad Kohlgrub
international: ++49 8845 408
75119 international: ++49 8845 75119
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Last update: June 5th, 2006; 08:00 a.m. CEST
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