Aschaffenburg is a township that’s worth a visit anytime of the year. Head over there in spring, and you get to see freshly bloomed magnolias. Book a flight into the place during winter, and explore the greatness in the works of Kirchner, Cranach, and Schad.
Aschaffenburg is a place that is compressed with things to do, so much so that all you need to use to explore the land are your eyes, feet, and heart. If you’re someone who digs food, the town has a couple of really good restaurants and bars, ranging from Pier 18 meals that are served by the river, to Scampi, which has only received glowing reviews from the locals. Dine and wine the night away, and explore the city over the rest of the day.
Where do you stay though, while you’re in the vicinity? Here are our top picks on where you can fall into bed in Aschaffenburg.
Hotel Wilder Mann is a pet-friendly hotel that has a restaurant on-site, free Wi-Fi, and non-smoking rooms. Food in the restaurant follow a seasonal cuisine, so you really do get the best pick of the day. All room bookings also come with complimentary access to the buffet breakfast. In your room, you’ll find an alarm clock, an attached bathroom, cable TV, a desk, and free toiletries too. The coffee here is apparently pretty darned good!
Hotel Wilder Mann
Address: Löherstrasse 51, 63739 Aschaffenburg, Germany (see map)
Price: from 105 USD (88.45 EUR)
A cozy apartment that is good for four adults, with two bedrooms and a bathroom. There is a quaint backyard with a swing to enjoy the evening sun. The kitchen is well-equipped with an oven, dishwasher, a stove top, and a kettle too.
Price: from 70 USD (58.97 EUR)
Number of Guests: 4
Reviews have been all good about this modest yet stunningly fresh apartment. The apartment comes with an adjoining bathroom and kitchen, as well as a generous balcony. The kitchen comes equipped with a coffee maker, toaster, and an electric kettle. The city bath as well as Frankenstolzarena are a couple of minutes away on foot.
Modern one-room apartment
Price: from 43 USD (36.22 EUR)
Number of Guests: 2
Novum Hotel is home to O-19, a bistro that serves some pretty amazing international and regional meals. The hotel rooms are contemporary, and come with a minibar, international satellite TV access as well as an en suite bathroom. Other services available to guests include luggage storage, laundry services, a bar, and even conference facilities. The Frankfurt Airport is 42 km (26.09 miles) away.
Novum Hotel Post Aschaffenburg
Address: Goldbacher Straße 19-21, 63739 Aschaffenburg, Germany (see map)
Price: from 140 USD (117.94 EUR)
This place is furnished with antiquities and wooden pieces, giving its guests a truly unique experience. The huge yoga room must be entered without shoes, but this should not be a problem as guests are provided with felt slippers to walk around the place. Breakfast is served based on an arranged timing between the host and guests, and is usually within 8 am to 10 am (vegetarian meal).
B&B at the castle - Yoga Room
Price: from 60 USD (50.55 EUR)
Number of Guests: 4
Bright rooms, heated flooring, great Wi-Fi, and even a decently sized TV – that’s what Olive Inn offers to its guests, and more. All rooms and dormitories are non-smoking. Guests are invited to dive into their German breakfast in the mornings before they head out to explore the town. It is, after all, possible to hike or cycle around Spessart Hills!
Hotel Olive Inn
Address: Würzburgerstraße 99, 63743 Aschaffenburg, Germany
Price: from 62 USD (52.23 EUR)
As it is aptly named, this sunny apartment is part of a main house and is located on ground level. The place can fit up to 5 individuals at a time, and comes with a great TV room complete with satellite TV. Smoking is allowed. It’s also centrally located with access to ATM machines, banks, grocery stores, and even medical centers nearby.
Price: from 93 USD (78.35 EUR)
Number of Guests: 5
Hotel Classico is a 3-star hotel that’s got impeccable service and a delicious buffet spread. Hotel Classico can be found just 5 minutes off of the A3 motorway, and in the Nilkheim district. Its rooms are bright with large windows to boot, and comes with cable TV that offers Sky channels. Some rooms even feature a balcony.
If you intend to move around Aschaffenburg with public transport, this hotel is ideal as it’s also a short distance away from the central location of the place, where it’s pretty easy to get around after. The square just opposite the hotel will also give you access to some fantastic shops and restaurants.
Free Wi-Fi is available in this pet-friendly hotel, but do note that the rooms are non-smoking.
Address: Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 10, 63741 Aschaffenburg, Germany (see map)
Price: from 109 USD (91.82 EUR)
A vacation never fails to cheer a person up
Yes, a vacation always helps you stop and stare back at life. As you visit a new place, you’ll soak in new experiences and understand what a different side of life can be. Aschaffenburg is definitely deserving of the attention it garners, and is turning into a melting pot of tourists.
Drop by and see the sights of the city for yourself, and may your stay in your hotel be a beautiful one too!
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