Skip to main content

Sleep like knights and noblemen

In the heart of Franconian Switzerland in the Nuremberg-Bamberg-Bayreuth city triangle, on a high plateau above the Ailsbach valley, Hotel Burg Rabenstein awaits you with its wide range of recreational and event facilities.

Our castle hotel is open for you 7 days a week!
We look forward to welcoming you!

There are 22 classy hotel rooms available for your overnight stay, each one very special and yet all united by their incomparable castle romance, which skillfully combines history and modernity. In addition, Burg Rabenstein has a cozy fireplace room with an open fire for the end of the day as well as various rooms for celebrations and meetings.

In the evening, our castle restaurant spoils even the most discerning palates with contemporary menus from fine dining. In the morning, we serve you a varied breakfast buffet at the same location, which will set you up for the day.

Enjoy a break from your everyday life in our castle hotel and treat yourself to days of inner peace. Our guests particularly appreciate the decelerating effect of our medieval yet elegant atmosphere, where you can immerse yourself in another time while enjoying contemporary service and modern gastronomy.

Rooms and rates

[Translate to Englisch:] Burghotel Kontur

In the 64-hectare natural paradise of Rabenstein Castle with its own stalactite cave, falconry, tavern, beer garden and hiking trails, there is plenty to experience in the immediate vicinity of the castle. The outdoor attractions are open from mid-March to the beginning of November, while the castle hotel is open all year round.

Experience our dinner shows, themed evenings & concerts

Our diverse culinary and cultural events add a special touch to your stay at Rabenstein Castle.

On numerous dates throughout the year, we offer you gastronomic experiences of a particularly entertaining and tasty variety that will give your stay at Rabenstein Castle an extra special touch. From a four-course menu in our State Hall, accompanied by mystery shows that will entice you to join in the puzzles, to magical performances at Dinner-Meets-Magic, to our classics, the wild boar barbecue buffet and the popular whisky dinner. There is an event to suit every taste.
Please note that the dinner shows are performed in German language.

Ein weiteres Highlight sind unsere Burgkonzerte im Prunksaal der Burg Rabenstein sowie unsere Höhlenkonzerte in der einmaligen Atmosphäre der Sophienhöhle.

Kombiniert mit der Übernachtung in unserem Burghotel enstehen so ein perfekt abgerundeter Kurzurlaub oder auch ein romantisches Highlight, an das Sie sich noch Jahre später gerne zurück erinnern werden.

Another highlight are our castle concerts in the Rabenstein Castle State Hall and our concerts in the unique atmosphere of the Sophie's Cave.

Combined with an overnight stay in our castle hotel, this makes for a perfectly rounded short break or a romantic highlight that you will remember fondly for years to come.

Upcoming event highlights

Dinner shows

in the Renaissance Hall

Enjoy an evening of great entertainment and culinary delights

Themed evenings

in the castle restaurant

From wild boar barbecue buffet to candlelight dinner and whisky tasting


in the Renaissance Hall

International artists and local icons perform in a unique setting

The largest medieval market in northern Bavaria takes place twice a year at Rabenstein Castle.

The New Year's Eve celebration with large baroque fireworks in front of the castle is also a unique annual highlight.

Get your gift voucher
click here