Our surrounding area
Our house is situated in the historic centre of Braubach and just 50m distant to the "Obertor" (Upper Gate). In immediate vicinity you can reach restaurants, cafes, butcher shops, the post office and other shops. A big grocery store is situated 8 min from our house. The rose gardens are famous and invite you to stay. TheMarksburg, which is built on a rock above the Rhine, is the only undestroyed castle on the Rhine. This castle alone is worth a visit.
The castle Phillipsburg was built from 1568-1571. Today the Eurepean "Burgeninstitut" (Institute for castles) and a library are located in its rooms. Also the dreamful corners of the historic centre with its affectionate restored house facades are perfect to stroll and relax.
You reach the"Rheinsteig" (famous hiking area) in 10 minutes and the "Rheinfahrradwanderweg" (famous cycle track) in just 2 minutes. There are loads of pedestrianwalkways around Braubach, which are perfect for short walks, but also for long and exhausting hikes.
Biking fans can reach the Lahnfahrradwanderweg 3 km and the Moselfahrradwanderweg 12 km.You can also rent canoes on the river Lahn.
For water-loving people there is an open air pool in summer and an indoor swimming pool in winter in the nearby town Lahnstein.
It´s just a few minutes to reach the river Rhine and its docks.
The city Koblenz with the "Festung Ehrenbreitstein" (big and famous fortress) and "DeutschesEck" is just 12 km away from your holiday flat.