Best hotels and hostels in Colmar

  • Top ChoiceLodging in Colmar

    Villa Élyane

    This graceful late-19th-century villa manages the careful balancing act of combining original art-nouveau features with modern comforts such as in-room iPod docks and espresso makers. Regional organic produce and fresh-squeezed juice make breakfast a delight. A garden, a sauna, a ping-pong table and bike rental boost the guesthouse's family appeal.

  • Lodging in Colmar

    James Boutique Hotel

    A sassy newcomer to Colmar's sleeping scene, this boutique hotel is a two-minute stroll north of the historic centre. The decor is nouveau-chic, with little details from geometric patterned rugs and tiles to richly coloured fabrics. The spacious rooms and suites come with Nespresso makers and kettles. Breakfast (€17) is a highly decent spread, with scrambled eggs and homemade cakes.

  • Top ChoiceLodging in Colmar

    Gite L'Âme d'Antan

    Perched nest-like above the old-town bustle, this gorgeous attic apartment (sleeping three) is spacious, silent and equipped with dining area, kitchen and living room. The friendly owner, Annik, has furnished it with love, using family heirlooms and personal details – note the shutter headboard and her grandmother's hand-embroidered pillows. Towels and bed linen cost €20 extra per person. Minimum three-night stay.

  • Lodging in Colmar

    Hotel Quatorze

    Bringing new-wave design to the heart of the old town, Hotel Quatorze occupies a lovingly transformed pharmacy dating from 1830. The 15 rooms and suites are streamlined and open plan, with wooden floors, and white walls enlivened by Spanish artist Alfonso Vallès' works. Details such as iPod docks, Aesop cosmetics and, in some suites, whirlpool tubs up the style ante.

  • Lodging in Colmar

    Hôtel les Têtes

    Luxurious but never precious, this hotel occupies the magnificent Maison des Têtes. Each of its 21 rooms has rich wooden panelling, an elegant sitting area, a marble bathroom and romantic views. With its wrought ironwork and stained glass, the restaurant provides a sumptuously historic backdrop for French-Alsatian specialities (mains €39 to €65).

  • Lodging in Colmar

    Le Colombier

    Behind the peach-hued, shuttered façade of a 16th-century townhouse in Petite Venise lies this truly welcoming hotel. The recently spruced-up rooms effortlessly bring together historic features such as exposed beams with contemporary design touches like backlighting. It works. Breakfast costs €16.

  • Lodging in Colmar

    Maison Martin Jund

    Surrounding a courtyard in the backstreets of the old town, this rosy half-timbered house shelters an organic winery and bright, well-kept studios, many with living rooms and kitchenettes. Breakfast is well worth the extra €8, with croissants, organic apple juice, homemade jams and Vosges cheese.

  • Lodging in Colmar

    Hôtel St-Martin

    What a location! Right on the place de l’Ancienne Douane, this 14th-century patrician house captures the elegance of yesteryear in rooms dressed with handcrafted furniture. Choose a top-floor room for rooftop views. Family rooms are available.

  • Lodging in Colmar

    Cour Du Weinhof

    You can't get more central than this sweet B&B in Colmar's heart, with a terrace overlooking the cathedral and the Weinhof, a medieval, brick-built granary. The house is full of historic charm and has just two rooms, both cosy and immaculate, making advance booking essential.

  • Lodging in Colmar

    Le Maréchal

    Peppered with antiques, this 16th-century hotel in Petite Venise cranks up the romance in its cosy (read: small) rooms, many with low beams, canopy beds and canal views. Splashing out on a suite gets you your own jacuzzi.

  • Lodging in Colmar

    Grand Hôtel Bristol

    Historic meets contemporary at the century-old Bristol, which sits opposite the train station. A marble staircase sweeps up to modern rooms and a spa whose sundeck has fabulous city views.

  • Lodging in Colmar

    Hôtel Le Rapp

    On the edge of the old town, this Logis de France hotel has classically elegant rooms as well as a pool, sauna, hammam and fitness room. Breakfast will set you back an extra €13.