Set beside the River Elbe within the grounds of a Baroque castle and surrounded by fruit orchards, Schlosshotel Pilllnitz has a fairy tale quality. The hotel was originally a restaurant in the 18th and 19th centuries and has since been lavishly restored and transformed into an intimate hideaway by the Zepp family.
Now it offers big-windowed guest rooms with comfortable beds. Other accommodation options include the grand Elbe suite and two Romantic suites with waterbeds. Downstairs, the main restaurant serves French cuisine on the terrace or by the open fire in cooler months. Hearty Saxon food is available in the café and conservatory and the castle beer garden is a pleasant place to imbibe from April until October.
Explore the grounds of this former Saxon summer palace by bike or cycle an hour down the Elbe cycle path into Dresden, which offers a lively roster of concerts and other cultural events.
Guests can also take a ferry across the Elbe from the nearby jetty to visit the picturesque Saxon Switzerland region or the cathedral town of Meissen. The surrounding Elbe sandstone mountains are a hiking paradise, and the nearby town of Glashutte is the birthplace of the German watchmaking industry, with a watch museum.
Please note: Some amenities and services may not be available in all rooms or may incur an additional charge. Please check with the hotel.
Check-in: Standard Time is 2pm.
Minimum age required to check in: 18.
Checkout: Standard Time is 11am.
Children and additional guests: Cot/crib available on request and in Comfort, Superior Rooms and Suites; 15€ per night.
Extra bed available on request and in Superior Rooms or Suites only for children: 30€ per night for children aged 3 to 9, 40€ per night for children aged 10 to 15. Charges will be added to your bill on checkout. Extra beds are not available for adults.
Pets: No pets allowed.
Fees: City tax not included in the total price, payable at the hotel.
Dresden imposed an accommodation tax on 1 October 2017, it will be
charged as follows: one-fifteenth (1/15) of the overnight accommodation
price per person. Please contact the hotel for further information.
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