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The Black Forest Hotels

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  • Oberlinden 12 Map It
  • Freiburg
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  • Dripping with history
  • Great location


  • Some rooms quite small

Updated 11/13/2013

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Like several other hotels, the "Red Bear" claims to be the "oldest in Germany," but this one has authenticated documentation going back 700 years to prove its heritage. The inn dates from 1311 and retains its individual character, with very comfortable lodgings and excellent dining choices. Book at least two weeks in advance for great discounts. On request, you may tour the two-story wine cellar dating from the 12th century.

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Oberlinden 12, Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, D–79098, Germany

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Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Restaurant closed Sun.
  • 22 rooms, 3 suites
  • Rate includes: Breakfast

Updated 11/13/2013

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