Our comfortable holiday flat Burggaillenreuth sleeps 2 to 6

We will welcome you in our very quiet Holiday Residence.

Our holiday flat is situated at the outer edge of Burggaillenreuth in a charmingly rural area. Dedicated walkers and hikers as well as devoted cyclists and motor bikers can start their tour right from their cottage all the way through the unique landscape of the Franconian Switzerland. The same applies for the cross country skiers in winter. In the village of Burggailenreuth you will find local restaurants/taverns.

A peaceful quiet charming beer garten (Biergarten) invites to a meal and a refreshing beer – right next to the castle Gaillenreuth (Burg Gaillenreuth) from where you have an exceptional view over the picturesque Wiesent-Dale. The nearest outdoor and indoor swimming pool are approximately 7km away.

Our Holiday Flat

Our precious holiday flat is of 95m². There is a separate entrance at ground level and in the entire flat there are no stairs or steps. It is therefore ideal for wheelchair-bound people.

The flat encompasses 3 double bedrooms, two of them with a washing facility, a big living room, a completely equipped EIK (eat-in kitchen) with corner seat (more on that, later), bathroom with a shower (shower tub is ground levelled), grab handles, WC, sinks. There is a separate second toilet.

You will find a lawn in south-ward direction at a gorgeous pond with a lounge, pavilion and deckchairs.

The amenities are as follows:

Apart from your own telephone line and satellite TV (flat screen tv), you will have access to the internet via wireless lan.

Pets are allowed in the holiday flat (1 Dog). Please ask or for it.

We also provide a Bathroom with shower cubicle, a stereo system, a clock radio, a hairdryer, an electric iron and ironing board. Additionally to crockery, cutlery, pots and pans the kitchen is equipped with toaster, coffee machine, espresso machine, egg boiler, kettle, bread cutter, cooking stove with 4 hotplates and oven, dishwasher and microwave.

Furthermore, you will find a vacuum cleaner, a washing machine and a tumble dryer. Cots and high chairs for children are available on request at no charge. You will also find different board games and a set of badminton. The playground/football ground is only a 3 minutes walk away. Bed linen, table cloths, bath and hand towels are available.

At your arrival you will find the beds already made. On your arrival you will receive a little welcoming present.

Our special services include among many other things supplying you with bread rolls and beverages, and do the shopping for you before your arrival.

We can also tell you where to buy fresh products from our local farmers. We are also more than happy recommending you the most beautiful beer gardens and beer cellars (a special kind of beer garden) with their solid Brotzeiten (a meal or snack consisting of bread, cold cuts, cheese, etc. taken usually between breakfast and lunch or in the evening) served with the unique Franconian beer brewed in the many small breweries.

“Barriere free” flat.

Arrival and departure days: else as agreed upon.

We also welcome cyclists and motor bikers. They and their two wheelers find shelter at our place. You will find a drying room as well as a washing machine and tumble dryer. Our service includes advising you on different tours as well as taking you and your bike to or picking you up from any destination. The romantic beer garden in the village, which is within walking distance, invites you to stay after one of your tours.

Landlord and son are both crazy about motor biking and would love to give you detailed information and help you with whichever problem. Articles on their own experiences in different kinds of Enduro races and self conducted motor bike tests can be read in renowned biker magazines.

For golf players there are two 18- holes- golf courses very close to our village. For interested parties there is a public course.

Places of interest:

Among many other attractions and a part from cities/ towns like Nuremberg (65 km), Erlangen (35 km), Bamberg (45 km), Bayreuth (45 km), Forchheim (23 km) there are also the Basilica of Gößweinstein, the monastery Vierzehnheiligen, various castles, forts, ruins, churches, monasteries, stalactite caves, and many more.

Don’t hesitate to ask us for information on further outdoor activities. We advice you individually and proficiently:
Guided cave inspections
Canoeing on the river Wiesent
climbing up to 10+
Abseiling from nearby rock walls
bike rental outlet and bringing the bikes to your accommodation
Hiking starting right from your accommodation
a “tour on remedial herbs” guided by a remedial teacher

Also worthwhile: Travelling on the romantic steam train through the Wiesent-valley (Wiesenttal), thus contributing to your relaxation and recreation. Sometimes cultural programmes are also on offer.

Additionally, the Franconian Switzerland lays emphasis on culture, therefore you can look forward to enjoying some of the many cultural events.

We are very much looking forward to your stay and would like to help you with words and deeds when planning and enjoying your holiday with us.

yours Christof Family