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Eltville am Rhein

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Biedermeier sculptures before the Electoral castle at Rhine

Eltville am Rhein – the city of the wine and the roses – is at the Rhine in the Rheingau in Hesse, Germany


Get in[edit]

By train[edit]

Train station at the line: Frankfurt – Wiesbaden – Rüdesheim – Koblenz – Neuwied

By Bus[edit]

  • Bus line 171 from Wiesbaden Hbf to Rüdesheim

By ferry[edit]

By bicycle[edit]

  • Rheinradweg (Rhine cycle route)

By foot[edit]

Get around[edit]

  • Bus line 172 from train station Eltville to Kiedrich and Kloster Eberbach.
  • Bus line 173 from train station Eltville to Martinsthal, Rauenthal and Schlangenbad.
Rheinpanorama Eltville
St. Peter and Paul parish church

See[edit][add listing]

  • Kurfürstliche Burg (Electoral castle), at the Rhine
    Opening hours of the courtyard and rose garden: Nov. to March: Daily 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., April to Oct.: daily 9:30 a.m. - 7:00 pm., free admission.
    Opening hours of the castle tower: April to Oct.: Friday 2:00 - 6:00 p.m., Sat, Sun and holidays 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Admission fee: 2 €.
  • Burg Crass, at the Rhine – today Restaurant
  • Timber-frame from the 16th and 18th centuries
  • St. Peter’s and Paul’s parish church from the 14th century
  • Kloster Eberbach (Eberbach Cistercian monastery) – the place where the the interior scenes of “The name of the Rose” were filmed here in 1985/1986. · Bus line 172 from Eltville train station.

Do[edit][add listing]

  • Sekt- und Biedermeierfest (Sparkling Wine and Biedermeier Festival) along the Rhine promenad – from Fr 5th July, 18:00 – 01:00 h to Mo 8th July 2013.

Buy[edit][add listing]

Marltplatz (market place)

Eat[edit][add listing]


  • Caféhaus Schwab-Weichbrodt
  • "Freyhof" Restaurant & Wein Bistro by Burg Crass
  • Gutsausschank Weingut Koegler
  • Klosterschänke im Kloster Eberbach
  • Restaurant ELTVINUM
  • Waldgaststätte Rausch
  • Weingutshof KLOSTERMÜHLE
  • Restaurant Jean
  • ristorante anno zero

Drink[edit][add listing]

Wine tasting stands in:

  • Eltville: Rhine River promenade
  • Hattenheim: Rhine River bank
  • Erbach: at the parking area Rheinallee

Wine Estates:

  • Sektmanufaktur Schloss VAUX
  • Weingut C.Belz
  • Weingut J.Koegler
  • Weinguthof KLOSTERMÜHLE

Sleep[edit][add listing]


  • Tourist-Information, Rheingauer Straße 28, D-65343 Eltville am Rhein, Phone (+49)6123 90 98-0, Fax (+49)6123 9098-90, E-Mail: [email protected], Internet:
  • Region: Rheingau-Taunus Information, An der Basilika 11a, D-65375 Oestrich-Winkel, Phone: (+49)6723 9955-0, E-Mail: [email protected], Internet:


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