Rothenburg ob der Tauber


Location & Directions

The Youth Hostel consists of two historic buildings, "Rossmühle" and "Spitalhof". They are located in the southern part of the historic city centre, about 8 minutes walk away from the market place. Rossmühle, which is almost 500 years old, and the Spitalhof building are only about 80 metres apart. They combine historic substance with a modern and comfortable atmosphere.

Located in the best-known medieval city in Germany and immediately on the Romantic Road, the Youth Hostel attracts many guests from all over the world each year. Group leaders particularly appreciate the central location in the beautiful historic city centre.

Public transport to the Youth Hostel

By train: Würzburg - Munich, change trains in Steinach.
Luggage transport from Rothenburg train station to the Youth Hostel can be arranged upon request (subject to a fee).

By coach or car

A7 Würzburg - Ulm, exit Rothenburg, then follow B25 (Romantic Road, "Romantische Strasse").
You can park your car in parking lot P1 (charges apply), from there it is about a 200-metre walk. Or park on Topplerweg (free of charge), 300 metres away.

Youth Hostel pick-up service
Upon request, the Youth Hostel can arrange for school classes to be picked up at their home town or the train station and taken back after their stay.

Parking spaces

Due to its location in the historic city centre, the Youth Hostel does not have parking spaces of its own. However, our staff at the reception will help you find free parking spaces nearby.


Youth Hostel Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Mühlacker 1
91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber

phone: +49 9861 9416-0
fax: +49 9861 9416-20

Jörg Simon

Geographic data

Latitude: 49° 22' 20,43"
Longitude: 10° 10' 45,01"

Deutsche Bahn

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