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Bamberg is located 100 miles (161 kilometers) to the east of Frankfurt, a well-known city.
There are around about 70,000 friendly locals that reside in this corner of Franconia.
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Can't wait to wander down the path less traveled in Bamberg? Before you begin that epic adventure, you'll need a place to stay. Choose from our 16 accommodations and get your vacation off to a sensational start.
If you're searching for somewhere luxurious to lay your head, slide between the plush sheets at the Welcome Hotel Residenzschloss Bamberg (Untere Sandstr. 32). Watching your budget? Don't worry, you won't be left in the cold. The Hotel Alt-Ringlein (Dominikanerstrasse 9) will keep both you and your hip-pocket happy.
Touching down at Nuremberg Airport (NUE)? After you've jumped off the plane and collected your luggage, central Bamberg will be only 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the north away.
Considering a road trip during your stay in Bamberg? A rental car will surely be handy here. Browse through your options on Travelocity, take your pick and remember to buckle up!
If your flight lands at Nuremberg Airport, you can pretty much pick up a car on the runway. Two of the best outlets are Alamo Rent A Car and Enterprise.
In the center of town, you'll find Europcar at Ludwigstr 6 Bahnhof Railway Deliver. Its central location makes for a straightforward pick up. Another comparable option is Hertz at Jaeckstrasse 27.
Sightseers should visit Bamberg Cathedral and Old Palace. Are you after more things to do in this bustling city? New Residence and Michaelsberg Monastery will keep you busy.
Enjoy a bite to eat and buy yourself a souvenir at Green Market. Like some more options? If you're looking for a local government building and a historic point of interest, venture to Old Town Hall. But that's not all there is. You can stop by St. Martin's Church. Even though this local house of worship is frequented by tourists, you need to find out the rules for visiting if you'd like to spend some time inside the actual building.
Eckersdorf is located only 25 miles (40 kilometers) away from Bamberg. Visit this locality for easy access to some outstanding sights like Bayreuth Festival Theater and the Richard Wagner Museum. Just 25 miles (40 kilometers) away you'll find Neunhofer Forst, another nearby area worth visiting. It's a handy place to access unmissable attractions such as Frauenkirche and the Nuremberg Castle.
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This hotel features a fitness center and a bar/lounge. Business travelers can take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas. Free breakfast is served.
This boutique hotel features 2 restaurants, a bar/lounge, and a fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 10 conference rooms, free WiFi in public areas, and express check-in. There's a sauna on site, and a 24-hour front desk and a terrace are also provided.
This smoke-free hotel includes 2 restaurants, a spa tub, and a fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 14 conference rooms, as well as the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. You'll appreciate the sauna, bar/lounge, and laundry facilities.
A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas and free Internet in public areas. Self parking, express check-in, and express check-out are also offered.
This hotel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free buffet breakfast and free WiFi. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 2 conference rooms, 24-hour business center, and laundry service. There's a bar/lounge on site, and a 24-hour front desk and laundry facilities are also provided.
This hotel features free WiFi in public areas, laundry facilities, and self parking. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the laundry service and free Internet in public areas. A terrace, luggage storage, and free newspapers are also on offer.
This hotel features free WiFi in public areas, free newspapers, and self parking. A terrace, a garden, and express check-in are also on offer.
This hotel features free WiFi in public areas, free newspapers, and self parking. A terrace and luggage storage are also provided.
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