Kinzigtal hotels and hostels
Schwarzwald Hotel Gengenbach
Hotel Kirnbacher Hof
Landidyll Hotel Hirschen
Hotel Restaurant Krone
Hotel 3 Könige
Rosemarie and Ulrich continue the tradition of 19 generations in this 16th-century inn. Countrified rooms decorated with rosewood and floral fabrics also feature snazzy bathrooms and wi-fi. Its restaurant uses locally sourced, organic fare.
Beautifully positioned on the banks of the Kinzig, this campground has impeccable eco credentials and a playground and sandpit for kids.
The Hogwarts gang would feel at home in 12th-century Schloss Ortenberg, rebuilt in whimsical neo-Gothic style complete with lookout tower and wood-panelled dining hall. A staircase sweeps up to dorms with Kinzig Valley views.
So is it to be the rose-tinged love nest or the knight's chamber with shining armour? Pick a room to suit your mood at this half-timbered guesthouse. The restaurant (mains €8 to €14.
Pfeffer & Salz
This forest farmhouse is a peaceful hideaway 10 minutes’ stroll north of the Altstadt. The modern rooms are quite a bargain, jazzed up with warm colours and flat-screen TVs.
In a snug half-timbered house dating to 1476, close to one of the Altstadt gate towers, this neat-and-tidy B&B is a bargain.
Zur Alten Brücke
You’ll receive a warm welcome from Michael, Lisa and dog Max at this riverside guest house. The pick of the bright, cheery rooms overlook the Schiltach.