Alpenhotel Wittelsbach

  • Germany, Ruhpolding

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The Alpenhotel Wittelsbach is a 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 dine on the terrace overlooking the beautiful gardens.

The hotel has a beautiful garden terrace with sun loungers, ideal for relaxing on warm summer afternoons. The in-house bar ‘Barsifal’ is stylishly designed and offers a social place to connect and enjoy a drink. The tea selection here is amongst the biggest in Germany and Marcus and his daughter Katharina are both qualified gold-level tea sommeliers making the weekly tea tasting a highlight of your stay. Each of the guest rooms are individually furnished and feature comfortable furnishings and rain type showers.

Transfer time: approx. 45 mins from Salzburg Airport.

Added value

Free weekly tea tasting with Marcus

Free weekly Bavarian afternoon tea party with snacks included

  • No. of rooms: 32
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 3
  • Official rating: 4


  • 16m² Small Double bedrooms sleep 2 with shower and lounge area
  • 14m² Superior single rooms with shower and lounge area
  • 20m² 'Standard'Austrian Twins rooms sleep 2-3 with shower and lounge area
  • 23m²-28m² 'Superior' Austrian Twins sleep 2-3 with shower and lounge area (the additional bed is a single sofa bed) 

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


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.


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

The Chiemgau Card, FREE to all Inghams guests, provides free trips on select local and resort lifts and cable cars and is your entry ticket to many attractions and leisure activities in Ruhpolding and the surrounding towns and villages.

With resort card: 

  • Free trip on the Hochfelln, Unternberg & Rauschberg cable cars
  • Free entry to 'Vita Alpina' leisure centre with indoor and outdoor recreational pools
  • Free entry to leisure facilities including sauna and natural lake in Inzell
  • Free entry to a variety of museums
  • Use of bikes, tennis courts, disc golf
  • Parking in public car parks

Visiting Inghams Rep service


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
  • 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
Location in resort
  • Longitude: 12.646060
  • Latitude: 47.762264
  • Nearest Bus Stop: 100 km

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