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Newly Furnished Comfort Vacation Apartment on the Foot of Castle Thurant in Alken

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Last updated: 05/24/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

About the Property

Gästehaus Probst, Keltenstr. 1, 56332 Alken

I cordially welcome you in the beautiful wine village of Alken and would be delighted to welcome you as my guests in the renovated in December 2015 and newly furnished apartment.

My house is located in a low traffic area a development area (in the Keltenstr. 1) at the foot of the castle Thurant, the symbol of alkene, and directly adjacent to the vineyards.

The apartment has a spacious, bright living room with large sofa bed and internet enabled flat-screen TV and a massage chair, a separate, situated in the bay window bedroom with box spring and the second flat-screen TV, a new, fully equipped kitchen with fridge, ceramic hob, oven, dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, etc., and 2 bathrooms each with shower and toilet.

There is also a small front garden with its own terrace where you can enjoy the sun in a beach chair or the day comfortably with views of the castle Thurant and can end a good glass of wine.

Of particular advantage of the apartment is for handicapped people, as they at ground level and is easily accessible from there.

To plan your day trips and retrieve your e-mails, you can use our free Internet access (WLAN).

Car parking is available on site. Bicycles and motorbikes can be parked in the garage.

The apartment must be vacated on departure is to 10. 00 clock. The check-in date is agreed.

We ask for understanding that smoking is not allowed in consideration of the other guests in the apartment and pets are not allowed.

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Member since: 2013

Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 05/24/2017

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 0
  • 60 m²

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • : 1 king


  • The apartment has a separate bedroom with double bed with private flat-screen TV and a sofa bed in the living room....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Volcano
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Resort
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Lawn / Garden
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis


from 9 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
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My Standard Rate
1 night min stay

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $16 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


  • No additional mandatory fees


Der Mietpreis ab dem 1. Dezember 2015 beträgt bei einer Belegung mit 2 Personen bis zu 3 Übernachtungen 62,-- €/Nacht. Ab der 4. Übernachtung reduziert sich der Preis auf 58,-- €. Der Mietpreis pro Woche beträgt 406,- €.

Für jede weitere Person wird ein Zuschlag von 15,-- € erhoben. Kinder bis 10 Jahre zahlen lediglich10,-- €.

Sämtliche Preise beinhalten Bettwäsche, Handtücher, die Endreinigung sowie Strom, Wasser und Heizung

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 05/24/2017
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70 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
2 Kilometres
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
A 61, A 48

The historic wine village Alken, already in the 10th Century was mentioned, lies in the wine and cultural landscape Untermosel about midway between Koblenz and Cochem. It is embedded in the steep slopes of the Mosel terrace and offers a picturesque town with a variety of lovingly restored half-timbered houses.

Dominating the townscape of the towering majestically over the place Thurant and built on a small hill Romanesque chapel of St. Michael. In addition, witness a number of old buildings such as the Faller port, the Wiltburg, customs and defense tower, the Laacher Hof, the Maltese House and the remains of the ancient walls of a long history of the place.

On the Moselle promenade full of cafés and restaurants to relax and enjoy. In the cafes there is also the possibility to start the day with a hearty breakfast, unless they want to prepare yourself. Daily food are available in a supermarket.

To celebrate one understands in Alken. With every year on the third Sunday of Lent held Moose Man festival is commemorated with a parade through town on the liberation of Thurant. On every third Weekend in August have the Alkener wineries open their cellars and download music in the tasting of their award-winning wines in their farms. On the third Advent conveys the Christmas market with mulled wine and candlelight akward.

In addition, taverns offer their self-produced products at low cost.

Every Tuesday there is the possibility of a local guide with a visit to the St. Attend Michael's Chapel with adjacent ossuary. Rewarding and recommended are also the popular wine tasting at one of the local wineries, where so many anecdote is given about wine for the best.


Due to its central location offers for travelers in and around Alken numerous activities accessible.

Nature lovers opens up an extensive network of hiking trails. Very popular are the so-called. Songlines. It is certified by the German Hiking Institute hiking trails of varying difficulty, which are well signposted and offer superb views. The dream path "Both Berger views" can be reached directly from the house. The "Hatzenporter Laysteig" or "low-Feller Schwalbe Trail" are only a few kilometers away.

It is also recommended extending between the alkene and Oberfell 'theme time travel', where you'll encounter at every turn witnesses of the time of the early hunter-gatherers until the recent past.

Cyclists can either having to overcome comfortably and without height differences cycle along the Mosel or kick to the heights of the Eifel and Hunsrück.

Friends of Tennis ports can use for a fee places of TC Oberfell.

Sporty less ambitious have the opportunity to enjoy the beauty of the Mosel Valley on a leisurely boat trip to Cochem or participate in tours with the "MS gold piece."

As car trips are on offer:

• Shopping in Koblenz with the German Corner, visit the Ehrenbreitstein by cable car, site of the Federal Garden Show 2011

• Visit the Burg Eltz in Moselkern or Ehrenburg in Brodenbach

• trip to Trier Porta Nigra, Imperial Baths

• Volcano Park in Mendig

• Laachersee monastery with Khajuraho

• Nürburgring Adventure World

• Eifelmaare in Daun and elm

• Leisure Park in Klotten

• geyser in Andernach


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Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 05/24/2017

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