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This hotel is Germany’s oldest guesthouse and is located right in the Old Town of Freiburg in the beautiful area between the Schwabentor (Swabian gate) and the cathedral.

From the hotel you only have to walk a short distance to get to the heart of the action in this lively and bustling university town. Here you can get to know people, attend the colourful cathedral market or an unforgettable performance in the Freiburg concert hall.

This is our guests' favourite part of Freiburg im Breisgau, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Zum Roten Bären has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 6 Jan 2009.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Freiburg im Breisgau, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended

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Continental


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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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Located in the historic old town

This lovely medieval old town has a unique feature — dozens of tiny canals called "Bächle" crisscross its streets.

What's nearby
  • Schwabentor
    0.1 miles
  • Munster
    0.1 miles
  • Freiburg Cathedral
    0.1 miles
  • Freiburg City Centre & Bertoldsbrunnen
    0.2 miles
  • Schlossberg
    0.2 miles
  • Martinstor
    0.3 miles
  • Paulussaal
    0.3 miles
  • Wallgraben Theatre
    0.3 miles
  • University of Freiburg
    0.3 miles
  • City Park Freiburg
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Cinemaxx Freiburg
    0.5 miles
  • Freiburg (Breisgau) Central Station
    0.6 miles
Closest airports
  • Basel Airport
    31 miles
  • EuroAirport Basel–Mulhouse–Freiburg
    31 miles
  • Strasbourg International Airport
    39.5 miles
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1 restaurant on site

    Zum Roten Bären

    Cuisine: German, Local

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, High tea

Facilities of Zum Roten Bären
Outdoors
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
Food & Drink
  • Kid meals Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Services
  • Luggage storage
  • Packed lunches
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
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House rules Zum Roten Bären takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

15:00 - 18:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

08:00 - 11:00

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 17 years and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
€ 15 per stay
3 - 17 years
Extra bed upon request
€ 30 per child, per night

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the room you choose. Please check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa EC-Card JCB Zum Roten Bären accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Zum Roten Bären

  • Guests staying at Zum Roten Bären can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • À la carte

  • Check-in at Zum Roten Bären is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Zum Roten Bären is 500 yards from the centre of Freiburg im Breisgau.

  • Room options at Zum Roten Bären include:

    • Single
    • Double
    • Suite

  • The prices at Zum Roten Bären may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Zum Roten Bären offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Zum Roten Bären by:

    • Bus 45min

  • Zum Roten Bären has 1 restaurant:

    • Zum Roten Bären