Castle Hotel Auf Schönburg Oberwesel Auf Schönburg, Oberwesel, Germany

Castle overview

A romantic 4-star hotel in a historic castle in the Upper Middle Rhine Valley with a restaurant and tower museum.

Set on a wooded hillside in the historic medieval town of Oberwesel and in the heart of the UNESCO World Heritage Middle Rhine Valley, the Castle Hotel Auf Schönburg is considered one of the most romantic castle hotels in Germany. With its unique location, the hotel is surrounded by meadows, forests, vineyards, hiking paths, bicycle trails, and heritage sites.

With a history that dates as far back as the 10th century, the castle hotel blends well with the medieval character of the Oberwesel town. The castle and the valley are steeped in history, myths, and legends. The imposing castle features a rugged medieval design, featuring original ramparts and towers. The castle’s historic character is incorporated with modern comfort and amenities. It has 27 rooms and suites, a restaurant, a castle garden, a tower museum, and several rooms and outdoor spaces for events and meetings.

Castle Highlights




1 / Design

The castle retains its historic character, featuring a rugged medieval architecture, old towers, and ramparts. The old-world elegance and charm are incorporated with contemporary updates. The rooms and suites are individually and tastefully decorated, with great attention to detail.

2 / Dining

Enjoy award-winning dining at the castle’s full-service restaurant. Dine in the elegant rooms within the castle walls or at the terraces with stunning views of the valley. They serve unique culinary creations made of fresh and seasonal products, and fine selection of wines.

3 / Location

The castle hotel is set on a wooded hillside in the middle of the Upper Middle Rhine Valley, overlooking the medieval town of Oberwesel. Perfectly secluded in nature, the castle hotel is easily accessible and is just less than a kilometer from the town’s train station.



  • Award-Winning Dining
  • Meetings & Events

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Castle Hotel Auf Schönburg Oberwesel

Auf Schönburg, Oberwesel, Germany

services & amenities

Castle Restaurant

One of the reasons to visit the hotel is to experience its exquisite cuisine. The castle restaurant is recently listed in the Michelin Guide. Choose from three lovingly decorated and elegant dining rooms: the Knight’s Room, the Squires’ Room, and the Gobelin Room. You can also dine at the lovely terraces with stunning views of the Rhine. Enjoy a nice lunch and a gourmet dinner, paired with selected wines. Dinner is available from Tuesday until Sunday, from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm. Full lunch is only available on weekends, from 12:00 noon until 2:00 pm.

Events and Meetings

The romantic setting and unique location of the castle hotel makes it a popular choice for events and meetings. The romantic wood-paneled Gobelin Room, the stylish Knight’s Room, and the cosy Squires’ Room, as well as the inner castle yard and terrace, can cater to various celebrations like anniversaries and birthday parties. There are also well-equipped rooms for meetings and conferences.

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