Leisure and the surrounding area
in Großheirath near Coburg
The location of our hotel in Großheirath means you are automatically guaranteed to have a varied holiday. There are a number of popular tourist destinations and attractions close by. Wonderful cycle and walking paths encourage you to actively discover the surrounding area. You can also reach many interesting places within just 30 minutes by car. Visit Coburg, the “Throne of Franconia” or the Basilica of the Fourteen Holy Helpers in Bad Staffelstein. You can relax majestically in the spa afterwards.
Would you like to enjoy another glass of wine in the evening or chat in a relaxed atmosphere? Our cosy lobby & lounge provides seating areas next to the wonderful wood burner.
Banz Abbey is just 12 km southeast of here towards Bamberg. Constructed in the 1070s, it has changed hands many times during its history and had to be rebuilt after the Thirty Years’ War. Interested visitors can join guided tours through the lavishly decorated inner rooms and their impressive, frescoed ceilings.
BASILICA OF THE FOURTEEN HOLY HELPERS
The Basilica is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the area and lies between Bad Staffelstein and Lichtenfels. Take a tour of the pilgrimage church or attend one of the many services that take place throughout the year. It is especially peaceful and reflective at Christmas time, and the large, richly decorated manger is well known and extremely popular.
BAD STAFFELSTEIN SPA
The Wellness World in the Bad Staffelstein spa offers everything that visitors looking for relaxation on holiday could wish for. The Obermain thermal spring has a water area of around 3,000 m2 in 25 indoor and outdoor pools and also a natural bathing lake. You can also enjoy whirlpools, salt water and Kneipp pools, various steam rooms, saunas, relaxation areas, an extensive offering of cosmetics, a bar and a bistro.
NATURE & GOLF
Extensive cycle and walking paths offer sports enthusiasts the ideal way to spend an active and healthy day. Some paths lead directly past our hotel to the wonderful countryside in the surrounding area. At the Tambach golf course, novices and experienced golfers alike can practice their favourite sport. The golf club also offers beginners an exclusive introductory package.
A raft ride on the river Main is a wonderful experience that you will never forget. The two-and-a-half-hour trip with on-board musicians offers fun whether you are on your own or with the whole family. Drinks, pretzels, steak and sausages are all available on board. Incidentally, you can also book the raft trip as a package included in our offers at Landhotel Steiner.
CATHEDRAL CITY OF BAMBERG
Around 25 km south of Großheirath is picturesque Bamberg, a UNESCO world heritage site since 1993. Approximately 30 minutes away from the hotel by car, you will reach the magical old town with its famous cathedral, New Residence, Bamberg Castle and St. Michael’s Monastery. Wander through the magical streets and alleyways or book a romantic gondola trip and enjoy the city’s medieval flair from the water.
WAGNER’S CITY: BAYREUTH
Bayreuth has become famous the world over with its Richard Wagner festivals and the city is always worth a visit. The time will fly by as you visit charming castles, wonderful parks and well-known attractions. Places such as the Baroque theatre (a UNESCO world heritage site since 2012), the Festival Theatre and numerous museums provide a glimpse of the city’s culture and the history of the region.
In the old margrave city of Kulmbach, a multitude of cultural and culinary attractions impress visitors from all over the world. The well-preserved historical buildings in the city have become emblems of a whole region. The imposing castle complex was the setting of the Kulmbach Beer Week for many years. From the hotel, you reach Kulmbach by driving around 45 km in an easterly direction.