The picturesque city of Heidelberg, located in central Germany not far from Frankfurt, is a popular destination, and with more than 100 Heidelberg hotels to choose from, it’s easy to see why. Visitors to the city will have little trouble finding the perfect accommodations, and the city’s culture and international atmosphere make it a popular destination whether visiting for business or pleasure. Heidelberg’s business district draws many businessmen to the city in need of the best Heidelberg Germany hotel with up-to-date facilities including an onsite business center, conference area, and meeting rooms, but there are plenty of choices for leisure travelers as well.
Several Heidelberg hotels to consider are the Marriott, Leonardo Hotel, Ibis Heidelberg Hotel (pictured), and Hotel Central. For outstanding views of the Neckar River, the Marriott is considered the best Heidelberg Germany hotel by many travelers, and it’s popular among international travelers looking for the consistency quality of the brand. Conveniently located on the banks of the river, the hotel is also close to shopping and Old Town. The Marriott has 248 suites and rooms with plenty of amenities, and the hotel also offers excellent international cuisine, a waterside terrace, indoor pool, and fitness center. For short excursions, the hotel even provides day cruises on the river.
Another establishment that is among the best Heidelberg German hotel choices is the four-star Leonardo Hotel. Guests are guaranteed a comfortable and quiet atmosphere at the 124-room establishment, and the property overlooks the charming architecture of the old town and it’s close to the pedestrian zone as well. Rooms are beautifully decorated and include internet access, cable TV, a work desk, and a minibar, among other amenities. Guests can enjoy a breakfast buffet each morning and dine on regional cuisine on the terrace throughout the day, and the nearby golf course, tennis courts, boat rentals, and Neckarwiesen Park ensure there is plenty to see without going far from the hotel.
For a more private accommodation with less traffic and guests, the Hotel Central provides 48 comfortable single and double rooms along with excellent service. Guests enjoy a buffet breakfast, café/bistro, bar, solarium, and gym. It is centrally located providing easy access for to businesses and local attractions, and secure parking is available as well, which makes it a great option if you have a rental car.
The Ibis Heidelberg Hotel provides good-quality, budget-friendly accommodations in a convenient located near the city center, Heidelberg Castle, Church of the Holy Spirit, and the University of Heidelberg. The 2-star hotel offers comfortable and affordable rooms equipped with air-conditioning, TV, wireless Internet, and in-room safes. Guests traveling to Heidelberg on business have access to a complete business center and business services including a selection of conference and meeting rooms. Amenities included at the Ibis are an outdoor pool, onsite restaurant and bar, onsite shopping, hair salon, and complimentary parking. The Ibis Hotel is a non-smoking facility and is also pet-friendly.
Wherever you stay, the Heidelberg hotels are surrounded by local history. From the main street of Bismarckplatz built in 1392 to the fifteenth-century Church of the Holy Spirit, and the magnificent Heidelberg Castle to the eighteenth-century Old Bridge, travelers step back in time when visiting this colorful and robust city. The city is a great destination year-round, but it’s especially fun during annual events such as the Castle Festival or the International Jazz Festival.