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Just a disclaimer: I am partial to German gasthofs and German food :-)
Anyway On a relaxing tour through the blackforest, my wife and I stayed in zur Birke and that was a great succes, the hotel hast that typical German atmosphere that I like....More
We did not sleep in this hotel, but only ate in the restaurant. The food was wonderful. Try the borscht. The service was attentive and the staff was very patient in explaining everything on the menu as we only spoke English.
Our wonderful welcome by the owner set the tone for our all too brief one night stay. She explained to us that renovation work was still ongoing and hoped it would not dampen our stay, it didn't. We were given the choice of two spacious...More
My wife and I stayed here for one night while traveling around Germany, we arrived in the early evening so we checked in (since I already had a reservation) and we went to the restaurant to eat. Since we both like pork schnitzel that was...More
This place is fabulous! The location is wonderful. The mountains around the property are beautiful. The rooms were clean and comfortable. The breakfast was excellent. The WIFI was good. This was one of the most memorable places we stayed on our trip to Europe.
I can not answer that 100% since I paid in Euros. Do not always depend on a credit card during your travels over there, you will run into problems without having Euros on hand. I have extensive travel experience in Germany... More
I can not answer that 100% since I paid in Euros. Do not always depend on a credit card during your travels over there, you will run into problems without having Euros on hand. I have extensive travel experience in Germany and you don't want it to be a hindrance to enjoying your trip.
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"I preferred a room at the back, away from the road, eventhough the road was rather quiet"