Hotel Burg Wernberg
Hotel Burg Wernberg
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Wernberg Castle. The Possibilities Are Endless.

The secret of providing outstanding comfort is world-class service. We are fully committed to make your stay at the castle as perfect as it gets. Check out below to find out more about what Wernberg Castle has to offer. Do you have a special request? Don't hestitate to ask. We are happy to help you in any way we can.

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What Makes Wernberg Castle Stand Out

  • Extraordinary Comfort & Exclusivity
    Feel like an Edwardian Lord of the Manor but enjoy all the comfort you can expect from a multi-award winning modern 21st century »Relais & Châteaux« luxury hotel. Including 2-Michelin star gourmet cuisine.
  • Unique Location
    Located in the heart of Bavaria, Germany, and overlooking the green hills and placid forests of the beautiful Oberpfalz countryside, Wernberg Castle is treasure trove for outdoor enthusiasts and everyone interested in arts, culture, history and heritage. Close to the Bavarian Forest Nature Reserve but nonetheless within just two hours driving distance from Munich, Nuremberg, the UNESCO World Heritage City of Regensburg and Prague, Wernberg Castle offers something for everyone, allowing you to spend your time the way you like.
  • Multi-Award Winning
    Both Wernberg Castle Hotel and the »Kastell«, our in-house gourmet restaurant headed by 2-star Chef Thomas Kellermann, have won multiple awards from renowned hotel and restaurant guides. Moreover, Wernberg Castle is a member of the prestigious »Relais & Châteaux« hotel association.
  • Star Cuisine Above and Beyond
    Get ready for an outstanding dining experience at the »Kastell», our in-house gourmet restaurant. Since taking over the post as Wernberg Castle’s chef de cuisine in 2008, Thomas Kellermann has been regaling our guests with exciting and delicious culinary creations. His countless professional accolades (two Michelin stars among them) make Thomas one of the top chefs in Germany.
  • Outdoor Fun Galore
    The stunning countryside and the close-by Bavarian Forest provide lots of opportunities for everyone who loves getting out and about in the fresh air. Whether you are looking for new challenges when it comes to your favourite outdoor sports, or prefer a quiet round of golf on the local greens, there's plenty of choice for those who like to stay active.
  • Cultural Highlights
    We promise: one thing you won’t get is bored. Because there’s plenty to see and do in and around Wernberg Castle. Sightseeing and shopping in cities like Munich, Regensburg, Nuremberg and Prague, cultural highlights like the famous Bayreuth Wagner Festival, or the annual Thurn und Taxis Schlossfestspiele held at Regensburg, arts, theatre, galleries, museums, you name it – the choice is yours.
  • Lavish Events On Any Scale
    Anniversaries. Reunions. Dream weddings. High profile corporate showcasing. Gala dinners. Whatever it is you’ve got in mind we help you organise unique, exceptional and memorable events both large and small. You can even use the entire castle grounds as a setting or backdrop for your event if you wish.
  • Fairytale Weddings
    Wernberg Castle provides much more than just a beautiful setting for dream weddings of any scale: our beautiful castle grounds, a romantic chapel, the on-site Registry Office, elaborately decorated halls, our elegantly furnished rooms and suites, outstanding 2 star cuisine and, if you wish, the help of our professional wedding planner are all part of what we offer to make your wedding a truly magical and memorable day.
  • Outstanding Service
    Our friendly and competent service team takes pride in helping you in any way they can to make your stay at the castle as comfortable and enjoyable as it gets. Because we want you to feel at home the minute you arrive.
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Service Above and Beyond

Paying attention to detail is our second nature. Because we know it’s the little things that count when it comes to our guests feeling welcome and at home at the castle. Means, if you would like to be picked up at the airport or at the train station, require toing and froing, would like to have a bouquet of  your favourite flowers placed in your room, or have any other special request,  why not use our VIP service? Speak to our concierge team. We love to help.

  • Shuttle Service
    Would you like to be picked up at the airport? At the train station? Arriving early in the morning? Late at night? Don’t worry. We are happy to arrange for transport to get you to the castle - from wherever, and at any time. And you’ve got the choice. Limo? Helicopter? Rental car waiting for you? No problem at all. Just tell us your preference and leave everything else to us.
  • Personal Preferences
    Please feel free to tell us in advance if there’s anything that you’d like during your stay - a daily copy of our fav newspaper, your preferred choice of breakfast, or whatever else will make your time at Wernberg Castle even more comfortable. Because we want you to feel completely at home.
  • Enjoy Yourself and Let Us Take Care of the Rest
    We book you a table at the Kastell, our gourmet restaurant, get you tickets for a night at the theatre, opera house or at the movies, provide a shuttle service to and fro the event if you wish, arrange for golf courses, pampering sessions, or guided tours, and organise any particular equipment or gear you might require. Just ask. We love to help.
  • Concierge Team
    No hassle check in. Our concierge team is going to take care of your luggage. Which, if you like, also includes unpacking your belongings upon arrival, and neatly putting back everything in your suitcases on the day you depart.
  • Anything Else We Can Help You With?
    Any special requests? Looking for an interpreter? Need to make an appointment the hairdresser's? Don't hestitate to get in touch. We are happy to help you in any way we can.

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The A to Z of Wernberg Castle

  • Departure
    Please make sure you vacate the room by 11am on the day of departure. If you would like to check out at a later time, please speak to our reception team who will be happy to arrange for this.
  • Pharmacy Emergency Supply Services
    The opening hours of pharmacies located in Wernberg-Köblitz are available from Reception. We also arrange for a driver who will pick up your medication if necessary.
  • GP Consultations
    If you need medical attention or would like to consult a GP, a list with all general practitioners based in Wernberg-Köblitz is available from Reception. We are glad to help you make an appointment.
  • Car Care & Maintenance
    Looking for a car wash? Need to get your car serviced? No problem. Garages catering for most car brands are within easy distance.
  • Child Minder & Nanny Services
    Further details available from Reception.
  • Gala Dinners, Conventions, Conferences, Events & Occasions
    Our catering team provides delicious food for conferences and conventions with up to 200 attendees, and organises gala dinners for up to 90 people. For further details please contact the team dialling 453 on your room phone. Detailed information available at
  • Flowers & Floral Arrangements
    Please get in touch with the Reception team who will forward your order to our local florist.
  • St George Chapel
    St George Chapel’s history reaches back to 1406 AD. The castle chapel was erected by Heinrich Nothaft of Wernberg and is dedicated to St George. And the chapel’s Black Madonna is most definitely worth seeing. Would you like to have a wedding ceremony at the chapel? Please contact our wedding planner (dialling 450 from your room phone). For detailed information, visit
  • Checking In/Out
    Your room will be ready from 3pm on the day of your arrival. Please make sure you vacate your room by 11am on the day of departure. Conference attendees staying overnight may check in and out at the GedankenGebäude.
  • Cycling
    The Oberpfalz forest is Cycling Paradise Central. We are happy to help you choose the most scenic routes, provide you with maps and descriptions, and also arrange bike hire if you didn’t bring your own.
  • Airport Service
    Nuremberg Airport is the closest airport, and about 60 miles (100km) away. Please allow for sufficient time to travel to the airport. Alternatively, why not let us take care of things and organise your journey?
  • Hair Stylists
    Thinking about a new hair style? A beautiful up-do for that big party or gala? Please get in touch. We help make an appointment at the nearby hair salon or, if you like, arrange for one of our in-house stylists to attend to you.
  • Breakfast
    Breakfast is served in our Winter Garden from 7am to 10am. If you would like breakfast served to your room, or at an earlier or later time, no problem at all. Just let us know in advance.
  • Lost Property
    Lost something? Found something? Please contact Reception.
  • GedankenGebäude
    The GedankenGebäude is one of the most advanced conference buildings in Germany. Designed by Milan-based design guru Michele di Lucchi, the light-flooded glass and timber structure offers a panorama view of the countryside. And the interior is equally impressive, featuring mobile room dividers, state-of-the-art presentation technology and many other gadgets that make the centre the number one venue for conferences at almost any scale.
  • Luggage
    Needless to say that we will take care of the transport and storage of your luggage.
  • Golf
    With a course layout by US Open winner Jerry Pate and Reinhold Weishaupt Schwanhof golf club offers excellent fairways , greens and training facilities for amateur and pro golfers alike. It’s not for nothing that the 18-hole championship course has become part of the international tournament circuit. The club also helps you out if you need any hire equipment (except shoes). If you would like to know more about green fees, tee times, lessons etc, please contact Reception. We are glad to help.
  • Gourmet Restaurant
    The »Kastell« is our in-house gourmet restaurant, offering world class dining. Opening hours Wed to Sat: 7pm to 10pm. Opening hours on Sundays are noon to 2pm, and 7pm to 10pm.
  • Weddings
    The castle makes for the perfect venue for your wedding. The local Registry Office happens to be housed in the castle’s Timberframe Room, and when it comes to church weddings, the St George Chapel provides a uniquely romantic backdrop. And for those who like to tie the knot in grand style: why not get in touch with our expert wedding planner (call 450 from your room phone) who will be happy to assist you with whatever you’ve got in mind regarding your Big Day?
  • Room Reservations
    We are glad to assist you with advance bookings of »Relais & Châteaux Hotel accommodation« and anyother hotel reservation. Worldwide.
  • Dogs
    Dogs are very welcome at Wernberg Castle. However, please bear in mind that your pet is not allowed in our restaurants, bars, and any area where food is served.
  • Toiletries
    Forgotten your toothbrush? Any other item? No problem. Just call Reception on extension 131, and we get it for you.
  • Inner Courtyard
    Weather permitting, a selection of traditional regional food and a variety of international dishes is served al fresco in our inner courtyard. Among them gustatory delights recommended by our Chef de Cuisine, Thomas Kellermann.
  • Jogging
    Love your jogging/running? The scenery of the castle grounds and the surrounding countryside makes your mileage even more enjoyable. There are numerous routes you can explore. Get in touch, and we’ll help you map out your run.
  • Credit & Debit Cards
    We accept Visa, MasterCard, and American Express, as well as debit cards.
  • Limo Service
    Sometimes you need to go the whole nine yards to make everything perfect. Including the appropriate "ride". If this is one of those occasions, speak to us, and we’ll arrange for a limo service.
  • Lounge
    The Castle Bar & Lounge is open from 6pm to 1 am. Shaken or stirred?
  • Massage
    Treat yourself to a relaxing and refreshing massage. We are happy to arrange a session for you.
  • Emergency
    In case of emergency, call 131. Please stay calm, and make sure you follow the instructions displayed on the safety signs in your room as well as the directions given by responders or staff.
  • Public Transport
    Regional train services run from Wernberg-Köblitz to both Regensburg and Nuremberg. Time tables are available from Reception.
  • Castle Grounds
    Give yourself a break, take a walk and explore the castle grounds, following the path along the medieval moat. Worth a stroll at any time of the year.
  • Car Parking
    "Car parking for hotel guest is available at the bottom of Castle Hill (40 slots). An additional car park is located at the GedankenGebäude.
  • Mail
    Need to send a letter? Hand it over at the reception desk, and we’ll post it for you.
  • Umbrellas
    Hopefully they won’t be need. But if you do, they are available in the lobby. Help yourself.
  • Room Service
    Our room service is available 24 hours a day. For room service between 7am to midnight, please dial 160. After midnight, please ring our reception desk at 131. By the way, you’ll find a copy of all breakfast and full menu cards in your room.
  • Safe Deposit Box
    All our rooms feature a safe deposit box. In case of high-value items or irreplaceable objects, please contact the reception desk to arrange for storage in the main hotel safe.
  • Shoes
    Place your shoes outside your room in the evening, and we’ll get them cleaned and shined overnight.
  • Swimming
    The Weidener Thermenwelt Aquatics Centre is only a 15 min drive away. It features indoor pools, spas, and sauna and restaurant facilities. During the sunny summer months, the Monte Kaolino Outdoor Leisure Centre located in Hirschau is one of the region’s most popular venues.
  • Power Supply
    Germany’s mains supply voltage is 220 v AC. If you didn’t bring a travel adapter, don’t worry. Reception will provide you with a 110 v adapter/converter.
  • Theatre, Plays & Opera
    Play and opera lovers won’t miss out. The region is renowned for hosting a wide variety of performing arts. All the latest information about what’s on where and when is available from Reception. And we are more than happy to book your tickets.
  • Laundry Services
    Hand over your laundry before 9am, and you’ll get it back fresh and clean on the same day. Seven days a week. N. B. Clothing items handed in between 9am and 12 (noon) will have to be expresscleaned which incurs a surcharge. Laundry handed over after 12 (noon) will be cleaned and returned on the following day.
  • Hiking & Walking
    When it comes to hiking and walking the Oberpfalz countryside surrounding Wernberg-Köblitz offers a plethora of scenic routes, nature trails and bridleways to choose from. Moreover, our Reception team knows their way around this part of the world, and is happy to point out some of the "gems".
  • Wake-Up Call Service
    Got to get up before dawn? Want to make sure you don’t oversleep? Use our wake-up call service! Available around the clock.
  • Wine
    The castle’s wine cellars house an eclectic selection of exquisite vintage. If you like, we give you a tour which also includes a tasting. And if you discover an oenological gem you’d like to add to your own collection, just ask. All of our wines can be purchased.
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
    We provide free wireless internet access both at the castle and at the GedankenGebäude conference centre. Login details are available from Reception.
  • Newspapers
    Still prefer to read "hard copy"? Copies of a selection of the latest newspapers are available in the lobby. For more papers and magazines just ask at Reception.
Photo Gallery

Don't Take Our Word for It - See for Yourself

Browse our image gallery and learn more about the historic castle, its lavishly adorned halls that suit almost any type of event, and our elegant and comfortable rooms and suites. Take a tour of our beautifully landscaped castle grounds including the moat, the inner courtyard and zillions of romantic corners and spots. You like what you see? Great! We are looking forward to welcoming you at the castle. Wernberg Castle Photo Gallery »

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Looking for the perfect gift for someone special? A night spent at Wernberg Castle is definitely something that will make a lasting impression. Moreover, why not combining a stay at the castle with a memorable gourmet dining experience? Our exclusive selection of gift cards comprises gift vouchers for a wide range of activities - both at and around the castle.

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