The Best Hotels in Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Here’s our manually curated guide to the best luxury, boutique, and most charming hotels in Rothenburg ob der Tauber. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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Mittermeiers Alter Ego

Rated 9.1 in 547 reviews

Mittermeiers Alter Ego is centrally but quietly set in Rothenburg ob der Tauber. This 4-star hotel offers chic, modern… See more

Mittermeiers Alter Ego is centrally but quietly set in Rothenburg ob der Tauber. This 4-star hotel offers chic, modern design as well as a honesty bar with tea, coffee and water.

All rooms at Mittermeiers Alter Ego feature a box-spring bed, full wooden parquet flooring and free high-speed WiFi. The rooms are also air-conditioned and come with a 43-inch or 55-inch HD Flatscreen TV and soundproof windows.

Other facilities at the property include a communal kitchen.

Nuremberg Airport is 66 km away. E-charging stations and free private parking are available.

Rooms from $129

Hotel Herrnschloesschen

Rated 9.3 in 570 reviews

This hotel offers a restaurant, a Baroque garden and free internet in all rooms. It is located in one of Rothenburg’s… See more

This hotel offers a restaurant, a Baroque garden and free internet in all rooms. It is located in one of Rothenburg’s oldest buildings and stands directly opposite the Franciscan Monastery.

Opening in June 2010, the Hotel Herrnschloesschen provides rooms and suites with large beds and French country-style décor.

All rooms at the Herrnschloesschen have a flat-screen TV, safe, bathrobes and a private bathroom. Rooms offer views of the garden or the romantic Herrngasse alley. Drinks from the minibar are included in the room price.

Guests can relax in the Hotel Herrnschloesschen’s sauna. This is located in the historic cellar.

The Herrnschloesschen offers rental bicycles for exploring the nearby Medieval attractions and the Tauber Valley. Private parking is available for guests arriving by car.

Rooms from $131

Historik Hotel Gotisches Haus garni

Rated 9.2 in 1044 reviews

This historic 4-star hotel, situated in the heart of the medieval town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber, right in the… See more

This historic 4-star hotel, situated in the heart of the medieval town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber, right in the Frankenhöhe Nature Park, offers enchanting accommodation in a Gothic style. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.

The Historik Hotel Gotisches Haus garni is a restored 13th-century building, with a romantic, historic atmosphere and charming rooms, full of character. All rooms feature antique marble bathrooms with corner bathtubs for 2 people, and views over the medieval town.

A delicious, complimentary breakfast buffet is provided in the mornings, while coffee and cake can be enjoyed in the cosy library throughout the day.

Situated close to the market place and a short stroll from the town hall with its high tower, the Gotisches Haus makes an ideal base for exploring the picturesque town of Rothenburg.

Rooms from $135

Hotel Reichs-Küchenmeister

Rated 8.8 in 3821 reviews

This historic 4-star hotel in Rothenburg offers modern and traditional rooms, spa facilties and on-site parking. It is… See more

This historic 4-star hotel in Rothenburg offers modern and traditional rooms, spa facilties and on-site parking. It is located in the heart of the medieval Old Town.

The rooms of the Hotel Reichs-Küchenmeister are located either in the main building or in the building opposite. They all come with a TV, radio and safe.

Wi-Fi internet is available in all areas of the Hotel Reichs-Küchenmeister.

A rich breakfast buffet is available each morning. The traditional restaurant features 2 smaller dining areas and a summer terrace.

Rothenburg ob der Tauber Train Station is a 15-minute walk away. On-site parking is available.

Rooms from $138

Hotel BurgGartenpalais

Rated 8.9 in 1302 reviews

This charming hotel lies in Rothenburg’s Old Town, between the marketplace and Castle Gardens. It features a rose… See more

This charming hotel lies in Rothenburg’s Old Town, between the marketplace and Castle Gardens. It features a rose garden, free Wi-Fi, and grand interiors with Renaissance details.

Rooms at the Hotel BurgGartenpalais feature a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with shower. All rooms are air-conditioned and can be reached by elevator.

A breakfast buffet is served in the Bezoldstube. Cakes, coffee and wines are available in the café. The impressive hall on the 2nd floor features original Renaissance doors and stucco ceilings.

Rothenburg Train Station is 900 metres away. The hotel offers private indoor and outdoor parking.

Rooms from $135

Hotel Altes Brauhaus garni

Rated 8.7 in 2176 reviews

This family-run bed and breakfast hotel in Rothenburg ob der Tauber is a 3-minute walk from the historic market square… See more

This family-run bed and breakfast hotel in Rothenburg ob der Tauber is a 3-minute walk from the historic market square. It offers quiet rooms and traditional charm.

The Hotel Altes Brauhaus garni was built in 1698. It has bright, spacious rooms and apartments with scenic views.

Some rooms have a balcony.

A rich breakfast is provided every morning.

Hotel facilities include a children's corner, lounge area, and private underground garage.

Free Wi-Fi via hotspot is available in the Altes Brauhaus's public areas.

Rooms from $166

Set within a traditional villa, this charming hotel is situated directly opposite the Würzburger Tor gate, or Galgentor… See more

Set within a traditional villa, this charming hotel is situated directly opposite the Würzburger Tor gate, or Galgentor, in the romantic Franconian town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

At arrival, guests receive a complimentary bottle of mineral water. The spacious rooms are each individually desgined at Mittermeier Restaurant und Hotel and include a desk, TV and telephone. A hairdryer is provided in the en suite bathrooms.

Look forward to free Wi-Fi in all areas, free parking spaces, and competent service in a unique, historic ambience.

Rooms from $118

Romantik Hotel Markusturm

Rated 9.0 in 1549 reviews

This historic hotel was built in 1264 and is located at the Markusturm tower in medieval Rothenburg. It features a… See more

This historic hotel was built in 1264 and is located at the Markusturm tower in medieval Rothenburg. It features a traditional restaurant and free Wi-Fi internet throughout the hotel.

All rooms at the Romantik Hotel Markusturm come with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, and a seating area. Many rooms have antique furniture.

A rich breakfast is provided each morning. The restaurant serves a range of regional and gourmet dishes. Specialities include wine soup and home-brewed beer.

Guests are welcome to dine or relax on the hotel's romantic, flower-filled courtyard terrace during the summer.

Rothenburg's pretty marketplace is a 2-minute walk from the Hotel Markusturm.

Rooms from $166

Burghotel

Rated 9.3 in 1761 reviews

Set in a 12th-Century building, this hotel offers spa facilities and elegant rooms overlooking gardens and the beautiful… See more

Set in a 12th-Century building, this hotel offers spa facilities and elegant rooms overlooking gardens and the beautiful Tauber Valley. It stands on the edge of Rothenburg’s Medieval town centre.

All of the spacious rooms at the 3-star-superior Burghotel have a seating area, minibar and cable TV. The apartment has 2 bedrooms and is located nearby. Free Wi-Fi is available in the entire hotel.

A rich breakfast buffet is provided each morning in the breakfast room. It offers views of the valley. Guests are invited to dine at the hotel's restaurant which includes a rose garden and terrace, across the way.

The modern spa area includes a sauna, spa showers and a relaxation area, all available for guests to use for an extra charge. Private 2-hour spa sessions can also be booked.

An archway leads from the Burghotel into the old Dominican monastery's gardens. Guests are welcome to relax here.

Rooms from $185

Tilman Riemenschneider

Rated 8.6 in 1810 reviews

This traditional, 16th-century hotel offers Franconian food, a fitness area and country-style rooms. It stands in the… See more

This traditional, 16th-century hotel offers Franconian food, a fitness area and country-style rooms. It stands in the centre of Rothenburg, a 2-minute walk from the St. Jakob church.

All rooms at Tilman Riemenschneider feature flat-screen TV and a bathroom with hairdryer. All guests receive a free bottle of mineral water on arrival.

Free Wi-Fi access is available in the public areas of the Tilman Riemenschneider.

The hotel’s restaurants feature traditional tiled stoves, valuable paintings and wooden carvings. A variety of local and international meals are served, together with regional wines.

Guests can use the Tilman Riemenschneider’s fitness area with sauna and fitness equipment.

Rooms from $161

Hotel Eisenhut

Rated 8.6 in 1483 reviews

Hotel Eisenhut is conveniently situated in the centre of Rothenburg ob der Tauber, and provides a garden, free WiFi and… See more

Hotel Eisenhut is conveniently situated in the centre of Rothenburg ob der Tauber, and provides a garden, free WiFi and a terrace. Private parking can be arranged at an extra charge.

At the hotel, each room is equipped with a desk, a TV, a private bathroom, bed linen and towels. Guest rooms will provide guests with a minibar.

At Hotel Eisenhut you will find a restaurant serving French, Pizza and German cuisine. Vegetarian, dairy-free and vegan options can also be requested.

Guests at the accommodation will be able to enjoy activities in and around Rothenburg ob der Tauber, like hiking.

The nearest airport is Nuremberg Airport, 78 km from Hotel Eisenhut.

Rooms from $86

Hotel Rappen Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Rated 8.3 in 4741 reviews

This 4-star hotel in Rothenburg features modern rooms with free Wi-Fi internet, a traditional restaurant, a beer garden… See more

This 4-star hotel in Rothenburg features modern rooms with free Wi-Fi internet, a traditional restaurant, a beer garden and an in-house sauna. Hotel Rappen is an 8-minute walk from the historic market square.

Built in 1603, all rooms at Hotel Rappen Rothenburg ob der Tauber have been completely renovated and include a flat-screen TV and private bathroom. Some rooms have a balcony.

A breakfast is available each morning. In the evening, the restaurant serves a range of Franconian dishes. It specialises in pancakes.

Guests are welcome to relax with meals and drinks in the Rappen's beer garden during the summer.

"A limited number of parking spaces are available upon availability, directly behind Hotel Rappen Rothenburg. Additional public parking spaces are available in a 5 minute walking distance, at a cost"

Rooms from $129

TOP Hotel Goldenes Fass

Rated 8.5 in 1429 reviews

This 3-star, bed and breakfast, family-run hotel in Rothenburg is ideally located on Franconia’s famous Romantic Road… See more

This 3-star, bed and breakfast, family-run hotel in Rothenburg is ideally located on Franconia’s famous Romantic Road, just steps away from the railway station, and the historic Old Town district. WiFi is included in the room rate.

The TOP Hotel Goldenes Fass offers tastefully furnished rooms and a rich breakfast buffet.

The hotel is a short stroll away from Rothenburg town centre, which features numerous historic attractions.

Rooms from $117

Boasting unique views of the Tauber river valley, this charming hotel in Rothenburg offers a peaceful break amid the… See more

Boasting unique views of the Tauber river valley, this charming hotel in Rothenburg offers a peaceful break amid the mediaeval architecture and scenic landscapes of the Middle Franconia region.

The Historik Hotel Goldener Hirsch Rothenburg sits in the town centre, close to the world-famous Plönlein bifurcation. From here, you can easily explore the historic towers, impressive town gates, and charming alleyways.

Guests can enjoy cosy, well-equipped rooms and a delicious American-style breakfast buffet on the Blaue Terrasse (blue terrace), which overlooks the beautiful Tauber valley.

The Historik Hotel Goldener Hirsch Rothenburg is just 1km from Rothenburg ob der Tauber’s railway station. Free lock-up storage for bicycles and motorbikes is also available.

Rooms from $151