From our guest house you can easily and quickly reach the historic old town of Bad Windsheim.

Here you will find numerous shops, restaurants, cafes and, if necessary, pharmacies. Enjoy the lovely small town ambience in the heart of Franconia.

Eat & Drink

Regardless of whether you have an appetite for real Franconian food or prefer to go out for Italian or Greek food, after a few minutes’ walk you will be at your destination. We are happy to give you tips on where it tastes best!

Spa gardens

Stroll through the idyllic spa gardens, where the Kneipp facility and the graduation tower beckon as a haven of peace. In the summer months there are regular cure concerts there.

Frankentherme

Numerous facilities await you in the Frankentherme, which has been awarded the German Tourism Prize. The salt lake, for example, is unique in all of Europe. Treat your body and mind to a well-deserved break from everyday life.

Further information can be found at franken-therme.net

Museums & culture

  • Archaeological window on the city’s history
  • Farm museum “Frohsinns-Hof”
  • Cabaret
  • Franconian open air museum with museum church in Franconia
  • movie theater
  • Churches: Seekapelle, St. Bonifatius Church, St. Kilians Church
  • Concerts Pop, Rock & Classical
  • Landscape guide
    City tours
  • Theater in the Kur & Kongress-Center
  • Imperial City Museum in the “Ochsenhof”

Exercise & Sport

  • fishing
  • Boules
  • bike tours
  • Gyms
  • outdoor pool
  • Golf course
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • High ropes course
  • Inline skating rink
  • Bowling alleys
  • Mini golf
  • Bike paths
  • ride
  • To dance
  • tennis

Nestled between the historic cities of Nuremberg, Würzburg, Bamberg and Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Bad Windsheim is the ideal starting point for your day trips.

Of course, we are also happy to inform our guests personally about sights and events in and around Bad Windsheim.

Historic cities & general excursion destinations for culture and shopping

  • Nuremberg: pedestrian zone, Frankenstation, Kaiserburg, fair, Germanisches Nationalmuseum, zoo and fair
  • Ansbach: residence, pedestrian zone, bridge center
  • Rothenburg od Tauber: historic old town, pedestrian zone, crime museum, imperial drink
  • Bamberg: world cultural heritage, historic old town, breweries
  • Würzburg: Pedestrian zone, Marienberg Fortress, old Main Bridge, Würzburg Residence, Schönborn Chapel, Neumünster, Marienkapelle, St. Kilian’s Cathedral

Ipsheim

The wine trail in Ipsheim leads you through the “Ipsheimer Burg Hoheneck” vineyard. After the hike, the Ipsheimer Wein- und Häckerstuben in the village below the vineyards will offer you real Franconian specialties. Various vespers, bratwurst with cabbage or Aischgründer carp are the ideal basis for one or the other good bottle of wine. By the way, Ipsheim can be easily reached by train from Bad Windsheim.

Further information at: ipsheim.de

Beer and wine

With one of the highest brewery densities in Europe, our area has numerous small but fine breweries. Enjoy freshly brewed beer with a Franconian snack. Wine lovers will also get their money’s worth. Excellent wines straight from the winemaker, in original Franconian Häckerstuben – what more could connoisseurs want?

Further information at: bocksbeutelstrasse.de and bierstrasse.de

Steigerwald & Frankenhöhe Nature Park

The two nature parks invite you to many more leisure activities. Enjoy the peace and nature! See for yourself:

steigerwald.org

naturpark-frankenhoehe.de

Cycling, hiking and Nordic walking

Numerous cycling and hiking trails around Bad Windsheim invite you to get moving. Both easy and demanding routes are available to you. Maps are available from us in-house or from the tourist information office in Bad Windsheim.

Happy Pentecost!

Dear guests, friends and acquaintances,

We wish you a wonderful, relaxing and sunny Pentecost weekend!

Your guest house Schulz – Heike Mettal and team