Vacation Home in Rheinau (Baden) - 1722 sqft, charming, spacious, clean (# 660)
From $152 / night
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Exclusive vacation home Schwarzwald Privat in Rheinau (Linx) in the district of Ortenau am Schwarzwald, close by Strasbourg. In the 200 year old half-timbered house in a cul-de-sac on the edge of town you’ll sleep in peace and quiet, while the great green view and the romantic creek flowing under the balcony let you forget about the everyday’s stresses. Its central location within the Rhine valley makes the vacation home an ideal starting point for trips to Strasbourg in the Alsace, Baden-Baden, Karlsruhe, Heidelberg, Rastatt and Freiburg. The Black Forest is close by and easily explored on comfortable, private day trips. On the Rheintalautobahn, ...Read more
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Exclusive vacation home Schwarzwald private in Rheinau (Linx) in the district of Ortenau am Schwarzwald, close by Strasbourg. In the 200 year old half-timbered house in a cul-de-sac on the edge of town you’ll sleep in peace and quiet, while the great green view and the romantic creek flowing under the balcony let you forget about the everyday’s stresses.
Its central location within the Rhine valley makes the vacation home an ideal starting point for trips to Strasbourg in the Alsace, Baden-Baden, Karlsruhe, Heidelberg, Rastatt and Freiburg. The Black Forest is close by and easily explored on comfortable, private day trips. On the Rheintalautobahn, you can get to the Europapark in an easy 30 minutes’ drive. A horses’ stable is close by.
The private, exclusive vacation home Schwarzwald ‘Im Birkenweg’ is situated in the Rhine valley between Vogesen and Black Forest. The living room affords views of the Hornisgrinde, which is 15 km away. The most beautiful destinations in the Black Forest can be reached quickly; at the same time, you can enjoy the comfort of bicycling in the flat area. If you are tempted to explore the other side of the Rhine, you can just as quickly get into the wild romantic Vogesen – the Rhine is just 4 km away. Strasbourg with its cathedral and historic old town, culture, shopping opportunities, and Alsatian-French cuisine can be reached in 10 minutes of driving.
Enjoy the proximity of Schwarzwald Ferienhaus to the European city Strasbourg. 10 minutes by car get you there, where you can see the cathedral, one of the most important in Germany and Europe, the remarkable astronomic clock there, or explore the romantic leatherworkers’ quarters of La Petite France. At the same time, a stay in the rural surroundings of Linx ensures relaxing calm in quality furnishings. Great for excursions, whether into the Alsace or the Black Forest.
How to Get Here:
From the South:
Leave autobahn A5 at the connection Appenweier. Take B28 towards Strasbourg, until shortly before Kehl. Leave B28 towards the right onto B36 towards Rheinau. After 10 km, you will reach Linx. Take a right onto the second road there, Birkenweg, about 200 m after the village’s entrance.
Coming from the North:
Leave autobahn A5 at the Achern connection. Turn right and continue for about 10 km towards France/Paris. Leave the roundabout at the third exit toward Rheinbischofsheim, onto B36. After about 6 km, you will arrive in Linx. About 200 m before the end of town, take a left onto the Birkenweg.
Take the train to Offenburg station. From here, depending on your connection, you can go on to either Kork or Kehl. The distance between Kork and Linx is 4 km; there is a taxi stand there. The distance from Kehl to Linx is some 10 km; from there, you can take either a taxi or a bus.
By public transport:
The bus stop “Linx Süd” is only 100 m from the house. You can find the proper connections at the online itinerary information for Baden-Württemberg (enter Linx as station, then choose ‘Linx Süd’) or at www.bahn.de (stop “Linx Süd”).
On request, we can pick you up from the railway station in Kehl or Kork. Price: EUR 5 per trip.
Whether you like it active and with sports, or relaxed and close to nature, you will get your money’s worth. Black Forest and Rhine valley offer lots of opportunities for making your stay here unforgettable. The following examples are just to give you an impression; our guests will find further information in the information in the house.
Stay at Ferienhaus am Schwarzwald and Experience a Covered Horse-Coach Ride.
Enjoy the calm of forests, meadows and fields, riding on a horse-drawn carriage or coach through the surroundings of Rheinau. Starting just 500 m from Ferienhaus Privat at the Black Forest. Quaint side roads and romantic places. An adventure, not just for children, to remember for a long time. The large covered coach with see-through windows makes these rides possible also when the weather is bad.
Planwagen- und Kutschfahrten Erich Nickel, Tullastraße 25, Rheinau-Linx, Telefon 07853/1535 Mobil 0177/4725515
Learn to play golf
Always wanted to, but never had a chance to learn to play golf? Golf course Birkenhof, a six-hole short course with driving range and practice area makes it easy, without membership, without handicap, in family-friendly surroundings: you can learn golf while your children are kept busy at the petting zoo or on the playground.
Golfgelände Birkenhof (6,3 km), Birkenhof 1, Kehl-Neumühl, 07851/77497, www.golfgelaende.de
Golfclub Urloffen e. V. (16 km), Golfplatz 1, Appenweier, 07843/993240, www.gc-urloffen.de
Mountainbike Paradise Offenburg, at the Foot of the Black Forest
Low-mountain terrain of vineyards, relaxing forest tracks, tough-enough ascents and rapid descents – find it all in the nature park Black Forest Mid/North (Naturpark Schwarzwald Mitte/Nord), the largest nature park in Germany with extraordinary mountain bike trails. Offenburg is some 20 km away from Schwarzwald Ferienhaus Privat. Between Renchtal and Kinzigtal valleys, there is an extensive network of trails, for every taste: 42 km Bike Challenge, Mooskopf Tour, Feierabend Tour, 27 km Bike Challenge. Try your time on the race trails of the Offenburg Worldclass MTB Challenge taking place in May of every year. Enjoy the fabulous landscape around Offenburg. A detailed mountainbike trail-map is available at the Tourist Information Offenburg.
Touristik Information Offenburg (21 km), Fischmarkt 2, 77652 Offenburg, 0781/82-2000, www.offenburg.de
further suggested tours at www.naturparkschwarzwald.de
Ayurvedic Massage – Relaxation and Wellness for Body and Mind
In India, massage is said to be as important for the body as food. The Ayurveda Oasis for women in Bodersweier offers an extraordinary selection of treatments to mix and match, with or without massages, from the whole body oil massage (Abhyanga) to the harmonizing Shiro-Dhara of oil flowing over your forehead.
Ayurveda Oase für Frauen - Astrid Lasch (3 km), Narzissenstr. 14, Kehl-Bodersweier, 07853/998399, www.ayurveda-massage-oase.de
There are lots of winter fun to be had here in Ortenau, with lots of different skiing areas in the Black Forest (e.g. at the Kniebis, Ruhestein or Untersmatt) and the Vogesen within easy reach:
* cross-country slopes
* alpine skiing
* sledge runs
In the Vogesen, you should visit the ski areas of Gerardmer or La Bresse (Hohneck).
More travel info about Rheinau (Baden): Rheinau (Baden) is a town in southwestern Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany and is part of the district of Ortenau.