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Very relaxing!

Very nice place to relax for an evening. We stayed overnight and ate dinner and breakfast at the... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
via mobile
Great renovation of the tower

The tower has been adapted with a wooden staircase to get to the top for some wonderful views of... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Auckland Central, New Zealand
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The castle of the small village of Hornberg, located in the beautiful heart of the Black Forest.
Neckarzimmern, Hornberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7833 96550
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 11 June 2014

This morning we climbed to the top of the tower of Hornberg Castle -- a partially ruined castle located on a steep outcrop with sweeping views of the Neckar river valley below. The original castle was built in the 11th century and was the stronghold...More

5  Thank thunefeld
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 5 July 2015

There is not much remaining, just a single tower. Stunning views over the local landscape. If you are are pasting take a look, but don't go too far

1  Thank mark c
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Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Very nice place to relax for an evening. We stayed overnight and ate dinner and breakfast at the restaurant! Access was a little challenging with the drive on the small road and parking was first come first serve. We had to drag our luggage a...More

Thank DavidP14446
Reviewed 22 June 2018

I stayed at this hotel last year and liked it so much that I brought my family here for dinner. the hotel is really nice has an excellent view of Hornberg and the valley. the restaurant staff was wonderful, the best service we had on...More

Thank bbeerbower
Reviewed 29 May 2018

The tower has been adapted with a wooden staircase to get to the top for some wonderful views of the area. There is also a grotto, a chapel and other rooms which give one the feel of what it must have been like to live...More

Thank waiake1
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We visited Hornberg Castle in December, and were delighted to have the place almost completely to ourselves! The castle grounds are also home to a hotel and restaurant, with impressive views of the Neckar Valley. Both of these were in service, but it was a...More

2  Thank LibbyTeal
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

The castle is located right next to the hotel and it’s worth climbing the stairs to take in a panoramic view of Hornberg

1  Thank sabrewolf
Reviewed 20 July 2017

this castle was right next to our hotel, Schloss Hornberg and very accessible from our hotel. There is an interactive walk around castle & grounds as well as a playground for children. When we arrived there were school groups touring the castle which is free....More

2  Thank bbeerbower
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The Hornberg Castle is a restaurant and hotel. The history of the hotel is interesting in that it was used to store ammunition for the Germans during the war. There is a wedding chapel on the premises which is a romantic place to tie the...More

1  Thank plschilt
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Ace great history beautiful view just wonderful well worth the visit no matter the weather Quite a long walk when your at castle up to top not good for people with feer of heights glass floor but it really worth it no matter the weather

1  Thank ingridrambo
Reviewed 21 December 2016

While visiting Germany we decided to splurge and spend a night in a castle. We didn't know it would be such a dark, weird place. The room was adequate although way overpriced, and both my boyfriend and I had the spine-tingling feeling it may have...More

1  Thank Cetacyn
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We drove to the parking lot of the Schloss Hotel and parked for free. It was an easy stroll along well-maintained paths to the base of the tower. We did not climb to the top of the tower but did walk all the way around...More

Thank Kristina D
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