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Alpenhotel Wittelsbach

  • Germany, Ruhpolding

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Family-run hotel welcoming guests for many years with fantastic hospitality and service. Conveniently located in the resort centre and just a couple minutes’ walk to the train and bus station. The Wittelsbach has recently celebrated its 130th birthday and owners Marcus and Anja look forward to welcoming you to their unique hotel. The bar and lounge are stylishly decorated and you can enjoy dinner on the terrace overlooking the beautiful gardens. Marcus and his daughter Katharina are both qualified gold-level tea sommeliers making the weekly tea tasting a highlight of your stay.


  • No. of rooms: 32
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 3
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 0
  • Annex:
  • Official rating: 4
  • Small double rooms
  • 'Standard' or larger 'Superior' continental twins offering more comfort and space and sleeping up to 3
  • Junior or design suites maximizing space and sleeping up to 5
  • 'Superior' singles both cosy and comfortable

All rooms are individually decorated and have comfy chairs or sofas, rain showers, cable TV, telephone, tea making facilities, hairdryer, slippers and free Wi-Fi.


  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: No

Some rooms suitable for wheelchairs


  • Hot & cold buffet breakfast
  • 3 course evening meal with choice (dinner is served 6 nights per week)
  • Daily salad buffet

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegetarians


Surrounded by untouched and pristine nature, this picture perfect mountain village is located in southeastern Bavaria in the Chiemgau Alps region. In an area popular for its inviting meadows, incredible mountain pastures, rolling hills, lakes and hiking paths, Ruhpolding is also perfectly situated to explore further afield and has great train and bus connections throughout the region. Ruhpolding ticks all the boxes and is a perfect destination for those interested in culture, seeking rest and relaxation or pursuing adventure.

Things to do in resort

  • Churches & Chapels
  • Museums
    • 'Holzknecht' Lumber Jack museum
    • 'Glockenschmiede' blacksmith museum
    • 'Schnauferlstall' classic car and motorcycle museum
    • 'Bartholomäus Schmucker' heritage museum
  • Cycling & E-biking
  • Walking & Hiking
  • Cable cars
    • 'Unternberg' Chair lift to 1,450m to find high-altitude hiking areas with beautiful views
    • 'Rauschberg' Cable car to 1,626m to find breath-taking panoramic views
  • Golf – Large 18-hole golf course surrounded by stunning mountain views
  • Tennis
  • Amusement park ‘Freizeitpark’
  • Paragliding
  • Leisure facilities, sauna and natural lake (Inzell)
  • 'Vita Alpina' outdoor and indoor recreational swimming pools
  • Horse-riding
  • Fishing


Ruhpolding has lots of activities to cater to everyone, from culture, relaxation and leisure, and adventure. In addition, Ruhpolding has nice rolling hills throughout the area which is the best terrain for E-biking and walking.

Location in resort
  • Longitude: 12.646060
  • Latitude: 47.762264

For more information on travel and transport visit our Ruhpolding page


Local attractions and day trips a short bus/train ride away:

  • Freizeitpark - Family friendly adventure and amusement park with 60 exciting attractions
  • Salzburg – Picturesque and historic Austrian city with World Heritage status
  • Chiemsee – Lake known as the ‘Bavarian Sea’ and home to Herrenchiemsee Palace
  • Traunstein – Small town featuring historic market square and home to the Hofbräuhaus brewery
  • Bad Reichenhall – Spa town famous for its old salt works museum and refinery
  • Seigsdorf – Home to a famous natural history museum owing its origin to the discovery of 45,000 year-old mammoth bones


On-site restaurant Gillitzer's serving local and traditional food

Hotel bar BARsifal with a large varirty of spirits, wines, local beers, hot and soft drinks

Beautiful garden and relaxing terrace area

Children's outdoors playground area

Cosy chalet lounge made from a wealth of local wood and natural products


  • Garden
  • Garden terrace
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Lounge area

Inghams Plus

  • Exclusive to Inghams
  • Free weekly tea tasting with Marcus
  • Free weekly Bavarian afternoon tea with snacks included

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Alpenhotel Wittelsbach
Ruhpolding, Half Board
16/05/2020 - 7 nights
2 adults
From London Stansted
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