Burg Rheinstein, Practical Information

Rheinstein castle is located near the town of Trechtingshausen in Germany's Rhineland-Palatinate. It was originally a medieval burg built on the bank of the Rhine in the 14th century. It was the first castle in the Rhine Valley to be restored in a popular Romantic style with Neo-Gothic elements in the early 19th century.

You can learn more about this fairy tale castle from this interview with the castle owner - Markus Hecher.


Tel. 0049 67 21 / 63 48
Fax. 0049 67 21 / 66 59


High season: 13.3. until 31.10.2021
Daily from 10.00am to 06.00pm
Last entry: 05.30pm
Low-season: until 21.11.2021
Sat./Sun. from 12.00pm to 04.00pm
Last entry: 03.30pm
Fairytale Christmas castle
27.11. to 19.1212.2021
Fri./Sat./Sun. from 12.00pm to 06.00pm
last entry: 05.30pm


There is only one room to rent at the castle, it is the commanders tower. For details please contact the castle at

Restaurant Kleiner Weinprinz

Tel. 0049 67 21 / 63 77
Fax. 0049 67 21 / 66 59

How to get there?

Check a route to the castle from Frankfurt