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Great experience with a wunderbar view of the Rhine and Mausterm

Wonderful place with friendly staff. Great location and a few interactive activities for the kids... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
lesliepJ1724AN
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Ramstein-Miesenbach, Germany
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Hotel with nice location

Schloss Scoenburg, the old castle on top of the hill, has been renovated into luxury hotel... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
YTCHENG
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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wonderful place with friendly staff. Great location and a few interactive activities for the kids. Even my 15 year old daughter liked it

Thank lesliepJ1724AN
Reviewed 4 days ago

Schloss Scoenburg, the old castle on top of the hill, has been renovated into luxury hotel accommodation. It has a prime location overlooking River Rhine and Oberwesel. We passed by the area during our river cruise trip there.

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 1 week ago

Most certainly worth a visit; easily reachable by car with good, free parking nearby. The views are amazing and the main keep has been turned into a little museum with a viewing platform which is even suitable for people with acrophobia thanks to its special...More

1  Thank Wilf K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a super place to stay to experience an authentic 12th century castle. Decor feels has touches of the same period. Best kept secret of the place are the surrounding gardens with all sorts of hidden gems. They are only accessible (by key) for...More

Thank 523grega
Reviewed 1 October 2018

The hotel is like a fairy tale. Everything was perfect! The staff, the service, our room, the food was amazing. Attention to all details. Great views of Oberwesel and the Rhein river.

Thank RitsaDem
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

We returned to the Castle Schoenberg for our tenth Anniversary. We stayed in the same room and the same time of year . The castle has undergone a lot of upgrades and modernization to their rooms . We loved our room (23) at the top...More

Thank Brenda W
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

A beautiful castle overlooking the A Rhine. Built in 1149 . Was changed and building took place throughout history. Today hosts a beautiful hotel and a small museum illustrating the issue of castles on Rhine.

Thank Gidons51
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Just submitted this under Castle Schönberg. See that review please. Since I am required to say more, this review will be credited. It is expensive, but worth it. We only spent one night here. The room was beautiful with a canopy bed, separate sitting area,...More

Thank cissi15905
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Unique accommodations in an authentic castle. Food was delicious,views were wonderful, a little hard to access up a steep hill and many steps.

Thank Quentin M
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Schönburg castle was erected in the first half of the twelfth century and destroyed by the French army in 1689. Partially reconstructed by the American Oakley Rhinelander between 1885 and 1901, at present the former stronghold houses a luxury hotel and restaurant. The fortress sits...More

1  Thank Iweinvanaalst
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In winter there is a chance of snow in the area, as in the whole of Western Europe. However, only very rarely does this really impede traffic. You only drive slower. Further more, as winter tires are compulsory in Germany no... More
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8 April 2017|
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The castle sits high atop a cliff overlooking Oberwesel, so its over a mile (2-3 km) with the last half all narrow mountain switch-backs. I suggest contacting the castle staff via the email provided on website, as they... More
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