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Burg Stahleck

Burg Stahleck 1, 55422 Bacharach, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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“youth hostel” (31 reviews)
“great view” (10 reviews)
Burg Stahleck 1, 55422 Bacharach, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There's not a lot to this castle to see in the interior as it is a Hotel, but the exterior and the view from the castle are excellent. Hike up any number of paths from Bacharach below to get there (approx. 10 minutes) There is...More

Thank Andy G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The views are well worth the effort of the walk. It is open from 7am to 10pm for drinks and food although it is really a youth hostel so do not be surprised if the peace is shattered by a group of children coming or...More

Thank JagerPlymouth
Reviewed 12 July 2017

on the terras of this burg you have a wonderfull view over the village Bacharach and the Rhein river

Thank frankmertens
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

A better view and a cooler place to stay is hard to find. A beautiful castle with excellent breakfast despite being a hostel. Something you and the children will remember.

Thank Nina G
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We hiked up here when we were doing a town walk around Bacharach and we were pleasantly surprised! It currently functions as a hostel but it's central courtyard is quite picturesque and the views from up here are amazing!! The hike up isn't too long...More

Thank ChitchatCanada
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

The walk up here is nice. The view from the top is even better. I highly recommend getting up there.

Thank Barry F
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This castle sits on the top of the hill of the town of Bacharach. For most people this is an easy hike uphill. We are a senior couple and chose to take it easy. It took us a good 3 hours round trip but it...More

Thank Winston S
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This is a great place to go and have a cold beer or coffee and just admire the magnificent views of the Rhine.

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Reviewed 4 May 2017

Cool Burg towering over the town of Bacharach. It's quite the steep switchback hike up. It is also an active youth hostel, so there were many middle-school aged kids running around when we visited.

Thank yvonnea679
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Beside the beautiful view of the city, The castle has inside a very cosy and friendly hostel where my friends and I slept during the weekend , breakfast is included. Very nice terrace just outside with a stunning view.

Thank Nikenza V
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Elena R
4 May 2017|
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Response from Thomas M | Reviewed this property |
No, there is no way to the top by car, approximately half of distance is possible by car
Jen K
31 December 2014|
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Response from Carl V | Reviewed this property |
You will find the owner/proprietor, Dirk Scherschlicht on face book. We really enjoyed our stay I Bacharach v

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