Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Holiday Apartments with the Rhine View
The fully refurbished house is located on top of the hills above Bacharach, within the Unesco World Heritage Middle Rhine Valley. The house is surrounded by a parklike 1000m² land. It has 2 apartments with 85m² respectively 100m² which are equiped with modern high level interieur. From the apartment you have a breathtaking view over the Rhine Valley with the majestic river and the surrounding mountains.
The tiny ancient villages left and right side of the Rhine awaiting to be discoverd by you. Bacharach, St.Goar with the imposing legendary Loreley-Rock, Oberwesel, Ruedesheim, Assmannshausen and Lorch are just a few kilometers away. The area is also perfect for extended walks or hiking. The famouse Rheinburgen hiking trail is just passing by the house.
Winyards all over. Taste the well known Rhine Wine in one of the cozy wine-bars or directly at one of the many producers wine taverns.
'Schau Rhein', the name of our house is a play on words. Translated word by word it says 'view the rhine'. The very similar sounding words 'schau rein' translate to 'come in and have a look'. Both expression are perfectly related to our house.
Checkout flights with Ryanair or WizzAir. Frankurt / Hahn Airport is just 30 minutes away. Frankfurt International Airport with flights of all major international airlines is about 1 hour by car.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Frankfurt-Hahn 50 km, Nearest railway: Bacharach 2 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Toaster, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
The Rhineland/Rhine Valley region
The world heritage Middle Rhine Valley is a unique landscape in Europe. The narrow Rhine Valley with this huge River, the ancient tiny villages have impressed travellers since ever. The well known rhine wine is growing on the steep slopes of the valley and can be tastet in taverns directly at the producers. A fleet of cruising ships is available for unforgetable boat trips through this breathtaking landscape. More than 50 castles or remains can be seen along the rhine between Bingen and Koblenz. The legendary Loreley rock is rising high above the valley at St.Goar and it still requires highest attention from the boatsmen. Famouse hiking trails on both sides of rhine valley providing impressive views.
The climate is mild with warm summers and not to much snow during winter. The rhine valleys average temperature is laying 1-2 degrees above the country average of Germany. The best season for hikking is during spring and autum. Summer is the best season for Rhine cruises and sightseeing. Even swimming is possible in the Rhine river at a number of public and guarded beaches.
Overall a unique location for an unforgetable Germany vacation.
The village Medenscheid is a picturesque small suburb of Bacharach, situated on top of the hills overlooking the Rhine Valley. The village is known for its Roses. It has a draw-well and an old bread oven house in the middle of the village, some stud work houses and a small chappel. The Rheinburgen hikking trail is leading straight through the village and allows some of the most spectacular views on the romantic Rhine Valley.
Bacharach has a long and turbolent history and reaches back to roman times 2000 years ago. The village became important during the middle ages as an important trading center for wine and also for wood from the near 'Hunsrueck' mountains. The city became considerable wealth and was the receiving of town charter in 1356. Many loveley renovated old houses from the middle ages and a old town wall with a number of watch towers still dominating the face of the city. Castle Stahleck is towering high above the city. Raised in the 13th century the castle is a very popular youth hostel these days.