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Welcome to the Hotel Altstadt-Gelnhausen

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Altstadt-Hotel Gelnhausen

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"Altes Weinkellerchen" (old wine cellar)

Feel a touch of romance in the old wine cellar
Feel a touch of romance in the old wine cellar

Altstadthotel aussen

Come and join us for accommodation, business and recreation at 4 star level from only €54 ... where history was made ... you will find us located 40 km east of Frankfurt, in the midst of the gently rolling hills of Vorspessart, one kilometre away from motorway A 66 (14 km from the A45 ) and yet an oasis of calm. Here you will find enough space for your ideas to run free.

Although only opened in 2009 our hotel is already recommended by the 2010 Michelin,  the world's leading hotel guide. The harmonious atmosphere found in our hotel makes it an ideal meeting place and starting point for activities in Frankfurt and the beautiful countryside. With its convenient location and tranquil setting,  it allows you to leave behind the hustle and bustle of city life in no time. See for yourself - and  enjoy our service that is always there when you want it.


The town centre and train station are within walking distance, for as our guest you are right at the heart  of town!


Enjoy a place where a smile is as important as the charming atmosphere. A wonderful setting for work, for pampering and for enjoying active recreation in a soothing atmosphere ...

Rest and relaxation in the nature park Spessart - pampering for body, mind and soul.

Hotel - located in the town centre
Languages: Our staff speaks German, English, Tagalog, Cebuano


Opening times

Monday to Saturday 7:00 to 11:00 and 16:00 to 22:00

Sunday 8:00 to 12:00



Tel.: +49(0) 6051 97798-0

( Contactable by telephone daily from 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. )
Fax +49 ( 0 ) 6051-16464


Distances (km ):

  • Airport ( FRA ), railway station, central station , Exhibition centre Frankfurt 43 km
  • A 66-1 km, A 45 - 14 km, motorway A 3-25 km, A 5 - 45km
  • Main station 700 m


Hotel facilities / features:

**** Non - Smoking - Hotel !!!

  • 14 Non-smoking rooms
  • 7 studios up to 24 m²
  • 2 Junior - suites op to 27 m²
  • 2 Superior - suites up to 41 m²
  • 1 Excelsior - suite 100 m², 2 1/2 bedrooms for up to 6 people
  • some with extra leather sofa or sofa-bed
  • some with extra winter garden, balcony
  • some with extra kitchenette, microwave
  • Shower / anti-slip shower / basin / 2 shower handles / toilet / Philips hair dryer / cosmetic mirror / tissues / wet wipes / dermatological soap / shower gel
  • mini-bar / laptop-safe / desk / leather chairs / ironing board (suite)
  • LCD - TV, 55 cm, 22 channels
  • Bed and bath linen, blankets outsize + 155 x 200 cm
  • Bathrobe on request, slippers in the suites
  • Laundry and dry-cleaning service
  • Concierge-service on request
  • Baby sitting service on request
  • packed lunches
  • Bike storage, bike rental, luggage storage
  • parking spaces, garage
  • Pets welcome (after prior consultation, €6 to €8 per day)


  • FREE (max. two) children share parents' bed up to (and including) the age of 9
  • FREE Direct dial phone calls to landlines in Germany and its neighbouring countries: A / CH / F / B / NL / DK / P / CZ
  • FREE Internet & W-LAN-Hotspot
  • FREE Business PC with laser-printer, copier, scanner, fax
  • FREE daily newspaper breakfast
  • FREE Current Magazines in hotel lobby (Spiegel, Wirtschaftswoche, Britte, Stern, Auto Motor Sport)
  • FREE Coffee & pastries in the lobby
  • FREE mineral water in hotel lobby
  • FREE mineral water 0.7l fresh daily in each room
  • FREE Ccoffee & tea maker
  • FREE Sweets during the day and at bedtime
  • FREE Parking
  • FREE Doctor in the house

For bookings of two nights or more for friends, relatives or business partners , we look forward to welcoming you to a breakfast with them





  • Indoor Swimming Pool, sauna
  • Outdoor pool, 80 metre slide
  • Sports ground
  • Tennis
  • 2 Cinemas
  • Natural Healing practice
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Paragliding, air field
  • 15 km trails
  • 2 museums



  • 2 discos
  • 5 castles
  • 5 x Riding
  • 2 x Hot-air balloon facilities
  • 5 x 18-Hole golf courses
  • Thermal pools
  • Spessart and Vogelsberg
  • 6 Lakes for swimming, sailing, surfing
  • High ropes


  We can organize sightseeing and other guided tours and transfers for you.


Master chef „Peter Bissinger,

„Chef, trained patissier and restaurant expert“

Gold medal winner at the Cookery Olympics in Brussels (as a member of the national team of gourmet chefs).

Recommended by Michelin - the world leading restaurant guide.