Thanks to its historical flair and numerous historical monuments and buildings like the beautiful town hall, churches, fountains and chapels, Rastatt is a popular baroque town. The most famous building in the small town is Favorite Palace with its large English Garden. Make sure to visit the beautiful baroque palace in the city centre on your trip through Baden-Württemberg and discover its museum treasures. Rastatt is also the venue for the largest international street theatre festival in Germany. Every 2 years, the plazas and streets in the town centre turn into stages for artists of different nationalities during the Festival “tête-à-tête”.
Be it a weekend trip, a city tour or an escape into nature – there are no limits to the available leisure activities around Rastatt. Because of its location in central Baden, the Best Western Hotel Rastatt is the ideal starting point for excursions to the nearby cities of Karlsruhe, Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Baden and Strasbourg in France. Nature-lovers will quickly reach the beautiful Black Forest from our hotel in Rastatt. It is an ideal starting point to go mountain biking, hiking or even skiing in winter. If you feel adventurous, take the chance to explore the Black Forst from above with a paraglider. Great for families with children: The Europa-Park in Rust is only 85 km away from the Best Western Hotel Rastatt and holds countless attractions for young and old.
The “Silver Star" and "blue fire Megacoaster powered by Nord Stream 2” are only 2 of the highlights of the Europa-Park in Rust. Pure adrenaline is guaranteed! If you prefer something more relaxed, you will surely find your favourite among the park's 120 attractions. The Best Western Hotel is only 85 km away from the theme park.
The spa town Baden-Baden is only 18 km away from the Best Western Hotel Rastatt. Discover delightful cafés, restaurants and wine bars in the town centre or relax in the healing waters at Caracalla Spa in Baden-Baden. A great entertainment programme at top venues like the casino and the festival hall is on offer in the evenings.
Discover the historic old town of Freiburg im Breisgau, about an hour away from Rastatt. Stroll through the small alleys surrounded by beautiful half-timbered buildings, leading alongside Freiburg’s “Bächle” stream. There are countless sights to marvel at, like the Freiburg Minster, the town hall and the Swabian Gate.
When the city of Rastatt was attacked by Prussian troops in 1849, the casemates were used to protect the citizens. Nowadays, guided tours lead through the underground rooms, the ramparts and particularly secure structures. Discover yet another fascinating side to the city’s history!
Best Western Hotel Rastatt
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