Hotel Zum Ritter St. Georg - Heidelberg

Hauptstrasse 178, Heidelberg, Germany, 69117  show map
 4 stars
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Hotel Zum Ritter St. Georg - Heidelberg

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

The Hotel Zum Ritter St Georg is located in the heart of the old town of Heidelberg, close to the gothic style church of the Holy Ghost, the Heidelberg castle, the river Neckar and the Congress House Heidelberg.

This beautiful and elegant patrician hotel is housed in a Renaissance property. The venue, built in 1592, comprises the magnificent red sandstone medieval façade, two restaurants, meeting room, indoor swimming pool and fitness centre.

The guests are offered 37 totally renovated rooms and suites which feature views of the street and the castle. All guestrooms come completed with a private bathroom with bath and shower, telephone with internet access, satellite TV, minibar, few chairs and a coffee table, a work desk and cosy beds.

The hotel includes two restaurants, serving regional dishes and international cuisine, and a delicious breakfast buffet.

The property is just 1.4km from the Heidelberg train station and 15km from the Mannheim airport.

Number of rooms:   37.

Rooms

Guests are offered de luxe, superior and standard rooms with double or single beds, bathrooms with a bathtub and an overhead shower, air conditioning and heating, direct dial telephone, wireless internet connection, minibar, hairdryer, in-room safe and satellite television.

Dining options

The Hotel Zum Ritter St Georg offers its guests a breakfast buffet at a price of 12 euro per person. There also is the Beiler restaurant with delicious regional and international dishes and the Ritterstube on the ground floor, decorated with dark wood paneling and vaulted ceilings, offering a romantic atmosphere.

A buffet breakfast is served at the price of EUR 12 per person per night. 

Services

The Ratsherrenstube is an excellent venue for a meeting or a conference for up to 35 participants. The business facilities include the standard conference equipment such as an overhead projector, flip chart and screen, two coffee breaks and soft drinks.

Leisure

The property offers two restaurants ideal for private celebrations and romantic weddings for up to 85 persons. Guests can also relax at the refreshing indoor swimming pool and train at the fitness centre.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Public areas with access for disabled

Guest Parking

  • Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots

Room view

  • Courtyard view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11.30 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 25 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child may stay at the price of EUR 15 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Hauptstrasse 178, Heidelberg, Germany, 69117

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City Center
  • Heidelberg
    1.5 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Central Station Heidelberg
    1.6 mi
  • Train Station Mannheim
    11.7 mi
Restaurants
  • Vetter Brauhaus (cuisine: German)
    400 ft
  • Palmbraeu Gasse (cuisine: German)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11.30 am
  • Number of rooms:
    37

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Rooms and availability

Guests are offered de luxe, superior and standard rooms with double or single beds, bathrooms with a bathtub and an overhead shower, air conditioning and heating, direct dial telephone, wireless internet connection, minibar, hairdryer, in-room safe and satellite television.

Hotel Zum Ritter St. Georg Comfort Room
Comfort Room
Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 250 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Shower
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This comfortable room is well furnished in a contemporary style. It comprises cozy sleeping area and rest zone. Its bathroom includes all modern facilities.

Room facilities
    Hotel Zum Ritter St. Georg Superior RoomHotel Zum Ritter St. Georg Superior Room
    Superior Room
    Bed type: Double Bed
    Size: 305 sq. feet
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
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    This bright room is spacious and airy. It comprises convenient sleeping area and rest zone with leather armchairs. Its bathroom contains all modern facilities.

    Room facilities
      Hotel Zum Ritter St. Georg Deluxe Room
      Deluxe Room
      Bed type: Double Bed
      Size: 380 sq. feet
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Private bathroom
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      This elegant room with classical interior comprises a sleeping zone, rest zone and dining area. Its bathroom includes all modern amenities.

      Room facilities
        Hotel Zum Ritter St. Georg Suite
        Suite
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        This fashionable is a mixture of elegance and comfort. It consists of a cozy a bedroom and living room which are full of daylight and include a cozy rest and dining area. Bathroom contains all modern facilities.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Hotel Zum Ritter St. Georg - Heidelberg Heidelberg location
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        Hotel Address:

        Hauptstrasse 178, Heidelberg, Germany, 69117

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Heidelberg
          1.5 mi
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Central Station Heidelberg
          1.6 mi
        • Train Station Mannheim
          11.7 mi
        Restaurants
        • Vetter Brauhaus (cuisine: German)
          400 ft
        • Palmbraeu Gasse (cuisine: German)
          100 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11.30 am
        • Number of rooms:
          37

        Hotel Awards

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        Best Luxury Hotels in Germany

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        What's nearby

        What's nearby.

        The hotel is set in the pedestrian area, opposite the church of the Holy Ghost, the old bridge and the Galerie p13, 200m from the Heidelberger Castle, the Hundeweih nachtsmarkt, the Gloria Kino, the Deutsches Apotheken-Museum and the Romanischer Keller Theatre. Furthermore, the Heidelberg Images Fotogalerie, the Congress House Heidelberg, the Deutsches Verpackungs-Museum and the Stadtische Buhne are all less than 1km away.

        Tourist attractions

        • Heidelberger Weihnachtsmarkt - 400 ft
        • Galerie p13 - 400 ft
        • Schloß Heidelberg - 700 ft
        • Schlossbeleuchtung am Heidelberger Schloss - 1000 ft
        • Philosophenweg - 2000 ft
        • Karlstorkino - 2300 ft
        • Heidelberg Images Fotogalerie - 2300 ft
        • Pfötchen-Tour - 4000 ft

        Places of interest

        • Gemeinden u. Pfarrämter Heilig Geist (Jesuitenkirche) - 400 ft
        • Studentenkarzer - 400 ft
        • Hundeweihnachtsmarkt - 400 ft
        • Heiliggeistkirche - 700 ft
        • Alte Brücke - 700 ft
        • Historical Centre - 1400 ft
        • Evangelische Kapellengemeinde - Diakoniekirche für Heidelberg - 3000 ft
        • Bismarckplatz - 3700 ft
        • Thingstätte - 3700 ft

        Convention centers

        • Congress House Heidelberg - 2300 ft

        Amusement

        • Gloria Kino - 400 ft
        • Public Viewing - Live-Fußball-EM-Übertragung auf dem Universitätsplatz - 700 ft

        Museums

        • Deutsches Apotheken-Museum Gesch.St. - 700 ft
        • Castle Heidelberg - 1400 ft
        • Deutsches Verpackungs-Museum - 3300 ft
        • Sternwarte - 4000 ft

        Universities, Institutes

        • University Heidelberg - 700 ft

        Theaters

        • zwinger1 - 400 ft
        • Romanischer Keller - 700 ft
        • Theatre Heidelberg - 1400 ft
        • Städtische Bühne - 1400 ft
        • friedrich5 - 1400 ft

        Local Attractions

        • King's Throne (Konigstuhl) - 5200 ft
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        • Stift Neuburg - 1.5 mi
          Stiftweg 2, Heidelberg
        • Agyptisches Museum Heidelberg (Egyptian Museum of Heidelberg) - 2.3 mi
          Marstallhof 4, Heidelberg
        • Maerchen Paradies - 1.1 mi
          Koenigstuhl 5a, Heidelberg
        • Botanischer Garten der Universitat Heidelberg - 1.8 mi
          Im Neuenheimer Feld 340, Heidelberg

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        • Hotel Zum Ritter - 100 ft
          Hauptstr. 178, Heidelberg
        • Church of the Holy Ghost (Heiliggeistkirche) - 400 ft
          Marktpl., Heidelberg
        • Friedrich Ebert Memorial (Gedenkstatte) - 400 ft
          Pfaffeng. 18, Heidelberg
        • Bismarck Tower (Bismarckturm) - 700 ft
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        • Altstadt (Old Town) - 700 ft
          Heidelberg, Baden-WurttembergGermany
        • Town Hall (Rathaus) - 400 ft
          Marktpl., Heidelberg
        • Old Quarter - 700 ft
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        Restaurants Nearby

        • Vetter Brauhaus - 400 ft

          Address: Steingasse 9 - Im Schoneck
          Phone: 06221-165850

          64% likes this, based on 187 reviews
          Cuisine: German
          Price Range: USD 1 - USD 22

        • Bierbrezel - 100 ft

          Address: Hauptstrasse 184
          Phone: 06221 4042877

          54% likes this, based on 42 reviews
          Cuisine: International

        • Saigon Sonne - 200 ft

          Address: Haupstrasse 170-172

          72% likes this, based on 22 reviews
          Cuisine: Vietnamese

        • Palmbraeu Gasse - 100 ft

          Address: Hauptstrasse 185
          Phone: (06221)28536

          73% likes this, based on 71 reviews
          Cuisine: German

        • Cafe & Bar Villa - 100 ft

          Address: Hauptstrasse 187

          75% likes this, based on 11 reviews
          Cuisine: German

        Getting there.

        Guests, arriving at the Mannheim airport, can get to the hotel by means of the taxi or train, since Mannheim train station is just 200m from the airport. Moreover, you can get the venue by car just taking the highway 656 to Heidelberg.

        Getting around.

        The Hotel Zum Ritter St Georg is placed about 1.4km from the Heidelberg train station and 15km from the Mannheim airport. The venue offers guests with cars private parking and an airport shuttle service.

        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11.30 am
        • Number of rooms:
          37

        Hotel Awards

        GermanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHeidelbergHotel Zum Ritter St. Georg

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        Best Luxury Hotels in Germany

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        Hotel Zum Ritter St. Georg Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Zum Ritter St. Georg

        Individual guest reviews

        • Family with children
          5.8

          Alles ok, not impressive. 80's feeling throughout. Smelly entry.

          Some waiters are perfect, others rude

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          This is actually a historical landmark in Heidelberg and tour groups visit it! Each room was different and offered various amenties-tub versus shower, for example. Old World decor and views of The Castle. Fabulous location -can walk to almost everything. Would definitely stay here again.

          Tiniest of complaints-the baths linens were terrible! I use better and thicker ones when washing my car!

        • Older travelers
          6.6

          Historic building located in the city centre in a pedestrian precinct. Vaulted ceiling, grand staircase etc

          Unfortunately our room 206, a middle grade room, seemed to have been created from two smaller rooms (according to the fire escape map) and was squeezed next to a corridor with a partition wall. Quite a decent floor area, but very long and narrow and no character. It was also hot, enjoying a large but noisy fan but no air conditioning. We were only there one night so did not ask to be moved, English reserve!

        • Single
          8.8

          The friendly people at the front desk who took care of any need immediately. And of course the location of the Ritter can't be beat. To walk out the front door and be situated where all the tour buses had to drive an hour to was fantastic.

          The only issue I ran into was the room didn't have air-conditioning and the weather was still warm and muggy at times. Luckily the temp dropped and I opened the windows for most of the week to cool off the room. Still a fantastic place to stay.

        • Older travelers
          5.4

          Nice large room. Very clean.

          Lift not working - we were on the 4th floor. If we had been more elderly / disabled then we would not have been able to stay in this hotel.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          We thought the staff were extremely helpful and friendly. The breakfast was wonderful and we ate dinner in the restaurant on both nights of our stay. The meals were excellent and reasonably priced.

          The only thing we don't appreciate about hotels in Europe in general is the lack of a top sheet on beds. We find duvets uncomfortably hot during the summer and would appreciate the choice of having just a sheet (or sheet and light blanket).

        • Family with children
          6.6

          Right in the middle of the old town, perfect location, close to everything.

          Small bathroom, even small shower place. Curtaindoes not stop street and building (since it is a turistatraction) ligths from entering the room, canread with that amount of ligth. And if you can sleep with the bell of the church in front less than 10 meters from your ears every half an hour...

        • Single
          4.2

          I am not happy with the hotel.

          The bad smell in the hotel and in the room. I have not see a radiator or heating inside the room.

        • Older travelers
          6.2

          Nice location, in the centre of the old town, and at walking distance from the cable-car to the castle and the shopping area.

          The architecture of the hotel, so prominently advertised, virtually disappears in the rooms, giving way to quite seasoned furniture, flooring and bathroom. In this view the rates appear excessive.

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          The location couldn't have been better-in the heart of the city!

          Rooms need updating.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          the staff were terrific, the value for money was excellent and the rooms outstanding.

        • Older travelers
          7.0

          The location of the hotel could not have been better. We could walk to everything. The food was excellent and reasonably priced.

          The hotel was opposite the church. The church bells rang loudly every fifteen minutes. Other guests sang and shouted outside the hotel until 6.00 am so kept us awake all night.

        • Single
          6.2

          The only factor that make the hotel attractive is its location. At the end of Haupstrasse it is convenient for shopping and to see the City's attractions.

          The hotel is old, to arrive to the room you have to climb stairs, linen needs serious attention and the reception desk is very basic.

        • Couple
          7.8

          The staff was professional & friendly. Accomodations were nice and had a convieniant location. Quaint accomodations.

          Hotel is older and the elevator is small, which makes it difficult to transport suitcases. Would recommend to a friend only if they were not concerned wiith price and more on location.

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          Excellent location (right in the heart of Heidelberg Old Town), which meant all the main attractions were easy to reach on foot. Evening dinner and breakfast were also of good quality (although, at eur 12.50 in addition to room charge, the latter was expensive (with cheaper breakfasts available at many other places just a few yards away around the Old Town). Very 'romantic'/'historical' building which has charm and certainly distinguishes the hotel from all others in the city. Staff also friendly and helpful.

          Noise from late night revellers (up to C. 3.00/4.00 am every evening of our stay) (and then street cleaning/garbage collection etc. which started up at C. 6.00am!) meant we did not really have one night's decent sleep. The lift also broke down on the fist full day of our stay (and we were on the third floor!) and, as this was a Friday, it did not get repaired until the Monday morning. (At the price paid, the hotel should have paid the extra charge for a weekend call-out). The room was also quite humid and only air conditioning was a free-standing fan (which could not be left on if you wanted to sleep). Conclusion: If, as a hotel, you are going to charge 'Hilton' prices, people will expect a 'Hilton' level of service (double glazing/noise insulation, reliable elevators, air conditioning) and 'historic atmosphere and good location' are no longer good enough just on their own.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Hotel Zum Ritter St. Georg - Heidelberg Heidelberg location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Hauptstrasse 178, Heidelberg, Germany, 69117

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Heidelberg
          1.5 mi
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Central Station Heidelberg
          1.6 mi
        • Train Station Mannheim
          11.7 mi
        Restaurants
        • Vetter Brauhaus (cuisine: German)
          400 ft
        • Palmbraeu Gasse (cuisine: German)
          100 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11.30 am
        • Number of rooms:
          37

        Hotel Awards

        GermanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHeidelbergHotel Zum Ritter St. Georg

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Luxury Hotels in Germany

        Use Badge