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Birkeneck 3 Luxury Apartments Apartment

1bedroom
3sleeps
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Apartment / 1 bedroom / 1 bathroom / sleeps 3

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Families

  • Suitable for children over 5
  • No pets allowed

Description from owner

Description

The perfectly luxurious place to both relax and actively discover nature as well as famous castles, culture and history.

BIRKENECK 3 - ideal for 2-4 (two further apartments available - ask for availability)

Sunny bedroom with double bed (wellness mattresses), massage chair allowing you to relax your muscles after a full day out. Alchove off the hallway with double sleeping sofa (curtains can close this area off as second bedroom). Luxury bathroom with open shower, stylish square sink and natural light. Hair dryer is provided.

Dream kitchen with 4 spot cooker in a separate cooking island, oven, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, microwave, coffee machine, kettle, toaster. Sunny dining area with full wood furniture and panorama windows on two sides leading on past an old English fire place into the cosy living area with 2 leather sofas, flat-screen TV, CD player with USB connection, iphone docking station and access to the 90sqm/970sft sun-deck.

There is free WiFi

The perfectly luxurious place to both relax and actively discover nature as well as famous castles, culture and history.

BIRKENECK 3 - ideal for 2-4 (two further apartments available - ask for availability)

Sunny bedroom with double bed (wellness mattresses), massage chair allowing you to relax your muscles after a full day out. Alchove off the hallway with double sleeping sofa (curtains can close this area off as second bedroom). Luxury bathroom with open shower, stylish square sink and natural light. Hair dryer is provided.

Dream kitchen with 4 spot cooker in a separate cooking island, oven, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, microwave, coffee machine, kettle, toaster. Sunny dining area with full wood furniture and panorama windows on two sides leading on past an old English fire place into the cosy living area with 2 leather sofas, flat-screen TV, CD player with USB connection, iphone docking station and access to the 90sqm/970sft sun-deck.

There is free WiFi internet connection throughout the apartment.

We also have two further luxury apartments with stunning views one of which with 2 bedrooms/2bathrooms.

It's peaceful and sunny location is perfect for hiking, biking, skiing, swimming, relaxing and wellness as well as discovering Roman and medieval history. In fact, we are right on the Via Claudia Augusta and the cycling path around the lake Forggen.

Birkeneck is within walking distance to the village centre and Fuessen historic town centre.

Further details indoors

Interiors have been finished to high standards and you will find all amenities typical for a luxury holiday apartment including free WiFi internet connection and iphone docking station.

Further details outdoors

In the garden you have private use of a 40sqm decking area again with views to the castle and the mountains.

Your own parking parking space with extra space for your bikes comes with the apartment.

Location description from owner

The Bavaria region

The Bavarian Alps at the border of Germany to Austria are a very popular holiday destination for people from all over the world. Most British think of Austria or Switzerland when they see photos of our area.

Get the "The Sound of Music"-feeling and see the setting of Chitty-Chitty Bang Bang.

Schwangau

The Schwangau area provides all the leisure opportunities you could wish for: golf, tennis, hiking, horse riding, paragliding, cycling, mountain biking, rock climbing, sailing, swimming, canoeing and winter activities such as skiing, snowboarding, ski touring and snow shoeing. You can take the horse carriage/sledge to the castles or the deer feeding areas, join the local festivals and admire the Bavarian dress: Lederhosen and Dirndl; and enjoy a variety of beers and culinary highlights.

On the cultural side, this area boasts of history and culture. The famous castle Neuschwanstein which inspired Disney to come up with Cinderella Castle, the parent castle Hohenschwangau and Füssens medieval castle are on the must-see list. 2 medieval ruins can be the destination of one of your walks and Roman remains abound around us: a Roman bath/villa, roman pillars and the old Roman trading route Via Claudia Augusta passes by our house (it's now part of the cycling route around lake Forggensee). Even the celts had their settlements here.

Come for Christmas and New Year Celebrations and enjoy romantic the Christmas markets and fireworks.

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Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Double Bed, 1 Sofa Bed
  • 1 family bathroom

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private garden
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

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Payment
This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.
Smoking
No smoking at this property

About the owner

Silke R
Response rate:
95%
Calendar updated:
13 May 2016
Years listed:
4
Based in:
Germany

Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish, German

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“Excellence is Birkeneck”

Reviewed 3 Jun 2013

Staying at Birkeneck was a real pleasure. The accommodation was comfortable with a mixture of contemporary and traditional style furniture. The kitchen was of very high quality. The area is renowned for its spectacular scenery, historic castles and walking opportunities. The village of Schwangau is within walking distance and has a good supermarket, bakery/teashop and a very splendid Brewery / restaurant (well worth a visit). The reception and local knowledge provided by Cornelia when you arrive are very useful and were much appreciated.

“exceptional”

Reviewed 17 Jan 2012

We rented the entire Birkeneck house, which has spectacular views over castle Neuschwanstein, the mountains and meadows. All 3 apartments were modern equipped , with all the comforts of home, extremely well maintained and in a wonderful location. We even brought our longhaired Dachshund with us from Dallas, Texas, and he had a blast! This place is a true gem and the owners are professional and very accomodating. We can't wait to go back. HIGHLY recommend this place. HP, Dallas, Texas

“Magical in the snow!”

Reviewed 12 Jan 2012

Being Australians, living in London for 2 years, we wanted to experience a "White Christmas." So, we looked up holiday homes in Germany and discovered Birkeneck with "castle views." When we arrived, we couldn't believe how lucky we were to be spending our Christmas there! (we loved it so much the first time, we went back for Christmas the following year!) The apartment looks directly at Neuschwanstein Castle and Hohenschwangau Castle, from the large windows opening out onto the balcony. The apartment is new and fresh and extremely modern. We enjoy staying there because of the modern kitchen facilities, the huge bathroom and the state of the art entertainment system. The loft apartment has a beautiful, cosy feeling, with the slanted wooden roof and windows looking up into the sky. Birkeneck has been an amazing place to stay at, for the past two Christmases. We LOVE the snow that covers the fields around the apartment and as far as the eye can see. Birkeneck is a great, warm place to stay in Winter, and truly magical with the castles lit up at night time.

“An excellent experience in the Allgau”

Reviewed 8 Jan 2012

From first to last, every contact with the owner was immediate and friendly, and every request from us was followed up completely. The property itself is spotless, warm and has wonderful views to the castles and the mountains beyond. Internet access is easily available. The towns of Schwangau and Fussen are very close by car or on foot. The only downside to the experience was departing!

“Birkeneck 3 Luxury Apartment in Schwangau”

Reviewed 18 Aug 2011

The apartment is comfortable and fully furnished. It is clean and has a beautiful view on the castle of Neuschwanstein. All around you can admire green fields and a beautiful lake. A great place adapt for all ages, for a best holiday!

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