Vacation Apartment in Volkach - 700 sqft, great location, comfortable (# 2677)
How would you like to spend your stay within the confines of a medieval cloister that dates from the 11th century? This comfortable 2-bedroom apartment can sleep up to 4 guests, and comes with a balcony, a full kitchen, and a TV. The unit has been given a 4-star rating by DTV., key advantages: great location, comfortable, Quality: rated with 4 DTV star(s), 1 large living/family room, , fully equipped kitchen, clean, well furnished, spacious design, very comfortable, makes you feel at home, bright and inviting, The unit is located near the edge of the village, Walking distance into downtown Volkach is only 10 minutes, There is parking in front of the house available for this object, There is also additional street parking available for this object,
Comfortable and cozy apartment ca. 65 sqm for 4 to 5 persons with 2 bedrooms, living-dining, complete kitchen, bath, radio and TV.
The origins of the former cloister directly at the forest and water - go back to the 11th Century. The former use as a monastery can be seen today at the well-preserved monastery wall. Luxuriantly overgrown with ivy it encloses the garden and gives the farm its atmosphere.
Location Nuremberg Airport:
This unit is located conveniently near Nuremberg Airport. From Nuremberg Airport the distance to the unit at Elgersheimer Hof 1, 97332 Volkach is about 92 km (57.5 miles), approximately a 1 hour, 4 minutes drive by car. In addition, there are good public transportation options available for Volkach, in case you don't want to rent a car. At the top of this page is also a map with the exact location of the object.
Rate Summary: starting prices from USD $78-$103 for 2 persons.
Unit Size: 700 square feet
Additional Features: Central Heating, Oven, Charcoal Grill, Freezer, Refrigerator, Toaster, Television, Balcony, Garden, Outdoor Dining Area, Games
From the A3 (Nuremberg - Würzburg): Take exit Kitzingen / Schwarzach toward Volkach, in Volkach continue towards Schweinfurt and at the second junction turn left towards Fahr (Maria in Weingarten). After about 4 km turn left into the driveway to the Elgersheimer Hof.
From the A7 (Kassel - Würzburg): Take exit Würzburg-Estenfeld/Volkach, toward Volkach. In turn Volkach turn off toward Fahr. After about 4 km turn left into the road to Elgersheimer Hof.
From the A70 (Schweinfurt - Bamberg): Exit Schweinfurt - Gerolzhofen, take B286 toward Gerolzhofen. Exit Unterspiessheim, continue toward Kolitzheim. Drive through Kolitzheim toward Gaibach, turn right in Gaibach towards Fahr. Drive through Fahr towards Volkach. About 1 km after the end of the village turn right into the drive way to the Elgersheimer Hof.
Fahr - the pearl of the Mainschleife nestled between Main, vineyards and orchards. While strolling through the streets and winding alleys you can find numerous civic and historic winery buildings from the 16th to 19th Century.
Round out this journey of discovery with a ride on the Mainfähre ferry and then a glass of Franconian wine in a relaxed atmosphere directly from the winery. On a hike through the "Franconian Tuscany" towards Volkach you can visit the pilgrimage church "Maria im Weingarten" with the famous Riemenschneider Madonna.
The Elgersheimer Hof is opposite the Vogelsburg - about 100 feet above the wine villages on the Main. From there is a beautiful panoramic view of the Main-Frankish landscape. From the passenger ship "Undine," you can - in a gentle glide - enjoy the sights of the area from the river Main. Well-maintained bike and walking trails along the river Main offer further excursions.
More travel info about Volkach: The charming town of Volkach is located in Bavaria. It was founded in 906 A.D. and celebrated its 1100th anniversary in 2006. Volkach and this part of Franconia are known for their vineyards. Volkach's main tourist attraction is its annual wine festival in August, which is the culminating festival for the entire Franconian wine region. At the Volkach Wine Festival, a wine princess is selected to represent the entire region - her picture even appears on the wine bottles for that year.