If you're prepared to bus it into town, some of Göttingen's best-value and quietest hotels are on the fringes. Central options are expensive but plentiful.

Sleep Like a Royal

Ever wanted to sleep in a castle? Or play prince and princess in a palace? There are numerous castle hotels throughout Germany, but Central Germany has two of particular note: the Hardenberg Burghotel and the Schlosshotel Münchhausen. If you have the time, inclination and some breathing space in the budget, consider spending a night somewhere truly special – one might even say, straight from a fairy tale…