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Family and Pet Friendly Property on ground Level with view of medieval castle

Bedrooms 3
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights


About the property

Ground-Level Apartment, 3 Bedrooms, Lounge, Sun Room with Piano

Three-Bedroom Ground Floor Apartment, in an architect-designed two-family house with access to a landscaped garden from each of the bedrooms, recently renovated and newly furnished, adjacent to Medieval Castle in idyllic Black Forest Village, 8 km from historic city of Freiburg.

Kirchzarten with its 10,000 inhabitants, the centre for mountain biking (Ultrabike Event in June) has all the amenities of a large city: train station (10 minutes walk), supermarkets, hotels and restaurants, an outdoor swimming pool, fitness gym, organised walks, rides in horse-drawn carriages, biking, tennis, golf, gliding, and skiing (downhill and cross-country only 15 minutes away). Three-day Summer Festival and a famous Christmas Market just next door around the town hall.

Freiburg is just 8 minutes away in the car and easily reached by bike along the Dreisam river in 25 minutes. Titisee is only 15 minutes on the train or by car (shops open all week-end) Schluchsee and Feldberg 30 minutes.

The Rhine River is 20 minutes (Breisach), Colmar (France) is 40 minutes and Basel (Switzerland) 45 minutes. Baden-Baden and Strasbourg are reached within an hour and Europapark Rust is 30 minutes away.

Keywords: Ground Floor Apartment

More Details

Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2018

About The Owner

Born in Dresden, moved to Leonberg in 1961 where I finished school at the Albert-Schweitzer Gymnasium, got married to Paul and moved to Coventry, GB where we took over his father's engineering business. In 1985 we moved to Kirchzarten where we lived for 20 years running our own business in the electronics and software field.

The Owner purchased this apartment in 1987

Guestbook comments from the owner

"wir sind gut angekommen und fühlen uns pudelwohl in Ihrer schönen Wohnung. Gerade kam sogar die Sonne raus"
Oct 2016
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Kirchzarten Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • CD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • limited accessibility
  • wheelchair accessible
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
A B. Squire baby grand piano has been placed into the entrance hall and can be used


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Family and Pet Friendly Property on ground Level with view of medieval castle
average rating of 4.2 based on 12 reviews

Nice and spacious flat in beautiful and calm corner of Kirchzarten

  • 5 of 5

The contact with the landly was very warm and all of us had a great stay in this flat!! Highly recommended. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The Netherlands

Very nice

  • 4 of 5

Very nice house, at the border of the little village but still in walking distance from the centre and nature.

We enjoyed our stay very much!

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2014
  • Stayed: October 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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beautiful quiet location in a lovely little town

  • 5 of 5

The property is very comfortable and well equipped. We came with two children, and there were games for them to play indoors on wet days, as well as a garden to play in. We really appreciated all the space, which you do not always get with a holiday flat. There is a lovely sun terrace for sitting out on summer evenings and listening to the crickets while enjoying one of the tasty local wines.

Kirchzarten itself is a small and friendly town, with all the amenities you could want: a good range of shops (including several bakeries, butchers and market stalls selling fresh produce from the local area), a large outdoor swimming pool, and excellent public transport links into the Black Forest and into Freiburg. The house, despite its quiet location, is well placed to use all these facilities, and a car is certainly not necessary.

We would definitely recommend staying in this property, whether you want an energetic holiday walking and cycling in the Black Forest, a relaxing holiday enjoying the local food and wine, a base to travel into Freiburg, or as we did: all three!

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2014
  • Stayed: January 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Colleyville,TX USA

Kirchzarten, Black Forest get-away

  • 4 of 5

A beautiful property in an excellent location. We enjoyed the beautiful patio and the ability to walk to town for resturants/train/post office/bike rental/ everything. My only hold back from rating an excellent would be only one bathroom. Otherwise the owner really accomodated us superbly. All equipment such as washer/dryer/ kitchen dishwasher, toaster, etc. worked perfectly. The piano was a nice touch. This property has excellent access to outdoor recreation such as bicycling, walking,hiking,skiing. And the town size is perfect. So nice not to be in the big city of Freiburg. I'd recommend taking the free railroad pass to anywhere in the area. We went to Titisee - which is a tourist trap and not good for hiking as is Kirchzarden. So just take the train up and back.. The tourist office in town is excellent.

  • Submitted: May 9, 2012
  • Stayed: April 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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solide Ferienwohnung, gut ausgestattet

  • 3 of 5

An sich eine sehr gute Ferienwohnung, wir hatten einen guten Aufenthalt und haben die Wohnung als Ausgangspunkt für Ausflüge in die Umgebung und insbesondere nach Freiburg genutzt. Die Terrasse ist schön sonnig und die Wohnung liegt ruhig.

Problematisch war allerdings die Hellhörigkeit bzw offensichtlich nicht vorhandene Trittschalldämmung von oben. Wir wurden jeden Tag ziemlich früh von den lauten Schritten der über uns wohnenden Familie geweckt und das nachdem diese unüberhörbar immer erst recht spät ins Bett geht. Wer sehr lärmempfindlich ist, braucht auf jeden Fall Ohropax fürs Ein- und Ausschlafen. Auch tagsüber hört man jeden Schritt, jedes Staubsaugen u.ä. von oben.

Für 5 Personen sind Küche und Bad vielleicht etwas klein geraten, aber wir hatten insgesamt trotzdem eine schöne Woche in Kirchzarten.

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Basel - Mulhouse - Freiburg airport
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Nearest Golf
2 Kilometres
Freiburger Golf Club
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Die Sonne
Car: not necessary

A yearly mountain bike competition 'Ultra Bike Event' takes place in and around Kirchzarten

A yearly summer festival lasting three days takes place in the historic part of Kirchzarten, right next door to our property

A yearly well visited Christmas market takes place also next door to our property


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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