This castle-hotel stands high above the Ailsbachtal Valley. The hotel's private, spacious grounds offer a limestone cave, falconry, a beer garden and traditional Franconian cuisine in 2 restaurants. Burg Rabenstein provides unique rooms and suites with castle-themed décor. Each room has a spacious bathroom with bathtub, hairdryer and toiletries. All rooms can be reached by elevator. A breakfast buffet is provided. Guests can dine in the elegant Burgrestaurant or in the rustic Gutsschenke restaurant. Falcons, owls and birds of prey are kept at the Rabenstein’s falconry. Shows take place regularly. Guests can visit the beautiful dripstones in the on-site Sophienhöhle Caves. Burg Rabenstein is located on the Castle Road, a great base for exploring the Franconian Switzerland region.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
Number of guests
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
1 king bed
1 sofa bed
1 king bed
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Guest reviews


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  • Lars
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Unique location in a beautiful castle. The room was large and the breakfast delicious. The beer garden just outside is also fun. Very kind and helpful staff
  • Matt
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    This was the highlight of our trip. It was fabulous!!
  • Christopher
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Great location, wonderful staff Dinner was excellent Atmosphere was very good

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Hotel area info

2 Restaurants On Site

  • Burgrestaurant
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
    • Ambience
  • Gutsschenke
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
      Lunch • High tea
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Traditional

Amenities of Burg Rabenstein
Great facilities! Review score, 8.3

Most popular amenities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 2 restaurants
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • View
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Telephone
Food & Drink
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Wake-up service
    • Fax/Photocopying
      Additional charge
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    Safety & security
    • Safe
    • Smoke-free property
    • Mosquito net
    • Heating
    • Chapel/Shrine
    • Carpeted
    • Elevator
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Languages Spoken
    • German
    • English

    Sustainability initiatives

    This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

    House rules

    Burg Rabenstein takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM


    From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    Children 4 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    0 - 2 years
    Crib upon request
    3 years old
    Crib upon request
    Extra bed upon request
    € 30 per child, per night
    4 years old
    Extra bed upon request
    € 30 per child, per night
    5 - 11 years
    Extra bed upon request
    € 36 per child, per night
    12+ years
    Extra bed upon request
    € 42 per person, per night

    Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

    The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

    All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

    Maestro Mastercard Visa EC-Card American Express Cash Burg Rabenstein accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries on dates where such guidelines exist.

    FAQs about Burg Rabenstein

    • Burg Rabenstein has 2 restaurants:

      • Gutsschenke
      • Burgrestaurant

    • Burg Rabenstein is 1.5 miles from the center of Kirchahorn. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Check-in at Burg Rabenstein is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • The prices at Burg Rabenstein may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Burg Rabenstein offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Cycling
      • Hiking

    • Room options at Burg Rabenstein include:

      • Double
      • Single
      • Suite

    • Yes, Burg Rabenstein is popular with guests booking family stays.