Hotel Wittelsbach in Berchtesgaden - 3 HOTEL INFO stars

This is what awaits you:

  • WLAN in room

Hotel description Wittelsbach


The hotel offers a free newspaper. Reception hours: On business days: from 6:30 AM to 10:00 PMOn the weekend: from 6:30 AM to 10:00 PM

Hotel data

Hotel built in 1896, Last complete renovation 1989, Last partial renovation 2002, Number of floors 3, Total number of rooms 30, Number of single rooms 6, Number of double rooms 24, of which have 2 separate beds 6, of which have a double bed 18, of which are suitable as three-bed rooms 8, of which are suitable as four-bed rooms 4, Rooms with connecting door 3, Number of suites (separate rooms) 1, Number of apartments 3, Hotel open all year round, Reception manned at weekends from 06:30, to 22:00, Reception manned from 06:30, to 22:00, Earliest check-in 15:00, Latest check-out 10:30, English-speaking staff available during the day, Number of luxury rooms 22, Number of business rooms 8, Bed-and-breakfast hotel, City hotel, Business hotel, Country hotel, Holiday hotel, family-run hotel, Cycling/biker hotel, Hiking hotel, Winter sports hotel, No-smoking hotel, Certified Ski Alpine Hotel, Certified Ski Nordic Hotel, No-smoking room 22, Hypoallergenic rooms 10, Family rooms available 4, Children's beds/cots 4

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Maximilianstr. 16, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Germany


  • Station (Salzburg - Hauptbahnhof) 20.84 km
  • City centre (Berchtesgaden) 0.38 km
  • Airport (Salzburg Airport (SZG)) 18.29 km
  • Highway (A8 - Bad Reichenhall) 16.92 km

Service times

Reception open:

6:30 AM to 10:00 PM

Reception manned at weekends:

6:30 AM to 10:00 PM

Earliest check-in:

3:00 PM

Latest check-out:

10:30 AM

    Accepted payment methods

  • Diners Club
  • Visa
  • Eurocard/MasterCard
  • American Express
  • Japan Credit Bureau (JCB Intl.)
  • Electronic cash
  • Billing to corporate account possible

Hotel facilities

  • Reception (lobby)
  • Elevator
  • Hotel-owned car park Fee per 24 hours 5,00 EUR
  • Car park is directly by hotel
  • Garage in the hotel Fee per 24 hours 5,00 EUR
  • Garage is a 1-minute walk away
  • Secure parking for bicycles/motorbikes
  • Coach parking space at hotel
  • Restaurant(s) 1 open from 07:30.00 until 10:30.00
  • Open-air restaurant/beer garden, etc.
  • Fire alarm
  • Smoke detectors
  • WLAN with Internet access in lobby Fee per day 0 EUR
  • Mobile phone reception
  • WLAN operator Telekom
  • Breakfast from 07:30 o'clock to 10:00 o'clock

Room facilities

  • WLAN with Internet access in rooms Hourly rate 0 EUR
  • Wheelchair-friendly rooms in accordance with DIN 18024, 18025 Number 4
  • Cable TV
  • Radio
  • Desk
  • Separate luggage store
  • Telephone on the desk
  • Centrally controlled ventilation
  • Windows for opening
  • Make-up mirror
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Bathroom with window
  • Emergency information
  • Plan of emergency exits
  • TV with international news channel

In-house services

  • Pets permitted Fee per day 6,00 EUR
  • Hotel safe
  • Vending machine for beverages
  • Washing machine for guests
  • Express check-out
  • Secretarial services
  • Car rental
  • Laundry service
  • Shoe-polishing machine
  • WLAN in room
  • Towels changed every 2 day(s)
  • Beddings changed every 4 day(s)
  • Storeroom for skiing equipment
  • Hairdresser/barber

Hotel location

Maximilianstr. 16, 83471 Berchtesgaden - Zentrum

Evaluations of Wittelsbach

Overall 62 ratings, including comments: 33 ratings
6.5 / 10
Average rating of all hotel guests
5.8 / 10
October 2015

big room

old decoration, and not so clean

Couple over fourty under fifty
8.2 / 10
July 2012

The staff alone is the reason to overnight at this hotel! One staff member in particular--Franz--was a gem. He was very outgoing, unfailingly courteous, and provided any and all assistance possible. For example, our initial booking was for two nights only. However, after the second night, my partner needed medical attention, and we needed to book for another two nights. Not only did Franz help us find a doctor, but he went out of his way to make sure that our additional nights were in the same room. That level of kind service really impressed us. The general manager, too, was very helpful--and funny. He took time out of his workday to figure out problems with our Internet connectivity--problems of our own making, not the hotel's. His humor while helping us still makes us smile. The room was very clean, comfortable and nicely furnished. The mattresses were firm but not rock hard. Having a balcony with a view of the mountains made it a bit grand as well. Better yet, there was plenty of closet and drawer space. The hotel's central location, too, made everything convenient, and across the street, there is the marvelous Cafe Grassl, which provided for three very nice afternoons of coffee and cake. Also, the laundromat next door came in very handy. The breakfast room on the third floor was spacious and provided a good start to the day. There is no doubt in our minds that any return to Berchtesgaden will be enjoyed with more nights at the Hotel Wittelsbach.

The only thing about the room which might prove unwelcome to some is that it overlooks a main street from which the traffic noise is easily heard when the window is open. Also, the hotel is only about two or three buildings away from a bar/club, and any rowdiness there can also be heard through an open window. Light sleepers may prefer rooms on the back side of the hotel.

Family with children
9.2 / 10
August 2011

Hotel was very nice and staff were very friendly.

The following points in the hotel description are either wrong or misleading: 1) there is no minibar 2) there is no restaurant and no bistro. Only breakfast is available 3) The distance to train station may be 0.5km as the crow flies, but this is very misleading. People don't fly. By taxi it takes about 7 - 10 minutes to the station. If on foot, one were to walk downhill from the hotel, it would take a person 10 minutes. The way back is an uphill trek of about 15-20 minutes, and we were forced to use it with our baby buggy :-(

Couple over thirty under fourty
10 / 10
October 2010

What a great hotel! We have stayed in many across Germany in the last 10 years and truly enjoyed our stay here. Located right in the heart of town and an easy walk to dining and shopping! I would reccomend this hotel to anyone looking for a clean, quiet place to stay.

Couple under thirty
10 / 10
July 2010

nice clean room, perfect view on the mountains from the balcony. Friendly staff, close to the centre and a good variety of food for breakfast.

Couple over fourty under fifty
4.8 / 10
June 2010

Large room with balcony & mountain view. Manager not effusive but helpful when approached and promptly replaced blown light bulbs. Central location with great views from the 3rd floor breakfast room.

Very dated decor in need of attention. On main road with poor sound insulation (lots of traffic and one could hear other people through the wall)Breakfast selection was small and bland and of mediocre quality. The fridge in our room was not plugged in and we had to move furniture & tv cables around ourselves in order to get it plugged in, despite the manager and cleaner being in our room! Needless to say the ´´minibar´´ wasn't stocked. No hotel information provided - so was surprised to learn after our stay that there was a solarium and a bar/restaurant - where??! It cost 5 euros per night to park - which was not previously advertised and an unwelcome surprise, especially since the ´´car park´´ was only 5 spaces up a narrow alley! Internet access was not free and accessed via a card which had to be paid for........

Couple over thirty under fourty
7.8 / 10
April 2010

Very nice and friendly.

The hotel is a little bit old.

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