Shops + Supermarkets:

In Schwangau:

REWE Supermarket: Coffee Shop, Bakery & Gas Station,  Schwangau, Füssenerstrasse 

Feneberg Supermarket with Post Office, check out the “Von Hier” products (local) , Schwangau center, Füssenerstrasse 6

Käsealm in Schwangau center by fountain, great traditional cheeses, yogurts, butter and other dairy products

In Füssen:

Thursdays weekly market with fresh local produce (mostly organic) in Fuessen on the Morisse Parking place from 7a.m to 12a.m.

Eating Out:

Hotel Restaurant  Steiger, Frauenbergstrasse 52 B, Schwangau/Horn, Tel: +49-8362-81067

Breakfast-buffet with fresh dairy products from the region

Lunch & Dinner. Traditional healthy food, very varied menu – own herb garden

Beautiful terrace with great views over towards Füssen and mountains.

OUR TIP: Order from the  from ORGANIC menu. Separate Kids!

Please make a reservation by phone or drop in earlier to do so.

Hotel Restaurant Rübezahl, Am Ehberg 16, Schwangau/Horn.

Great view towards Neuschwanstein!

On road to Kristalltherme. Tel: +49-8362-98350.

Large breakfast buffet, upmarket food, reservation necessary for lunch & dinner.

Great cocktail bar open late

Hotel Restaurant Helmerhof, Frauenbergstrasse 9, Schwangau Horn, (30m), Tel: +49-8362-9835-0

Very generous and well sorted breakfast buffet, great for families too!

For afternoon coffee, home made cakes and traditional breads & cold cuts.

For Lunch and Dinner, a traditional menu with excellent quality and fair prices.

OUR TIP: Super Wienerschnitzel from ORGANIC veal. Separate Kids menu and a games room in  the basement for entertainment! Please make a reservation by phone or drop in earlier to do so.

Schlossbrauhaus, Gipsmühlweg 5, Schwangau, Tel. 08362 9264680

Brewery with great beer, reasonable food and excellent views to castles. Bowling alley, games room for kids and small disco with cocktail bar in the basement. 

Tegelberghaus (King Ludwigs hunting lodge up on the Tegelberg!) Telefon +49- 08362- 8980

Take the cable car to the top, walk out of the arrival building and take a right down a small path (100m) there you will enjoy the world´s best Kaiserschmarrn! (Caramelized pancake with raisins!) No reservation necesary, just make sure to make it back tot he cable car in time!

Armin’s Sporthäusle Sport Shop, Füssenerstrasse 20, Schwangau, Tel +49 8362-81198

Hiking – Ski Rental – Nordic Walking – Climbing – Rodel


Sport Markt & Vaude Outlet, in Füssen West

Need to renew your mountain gear or need some specialized equipment – that´s the place to find it

Tickets  for Neuschwanstein + Hohenschwangau Castles

Ticketcenter , Alpseestrasse 12 , Hohenschwangau (Distance 3 km) ,

Main Parkingarea after the roundabout, up by the lake

Telefon +49 (0)8362-93083-0

Neuschwanstein & Castle transfers by Bus next to Hotel Lisl, Hohenschwangau or with horse and cart.

Horse & cart rides to “Wildfütterung” (wild Deer feeding) and around Schwangau, from 25.12 with horse & sleigh 

Kutschbetrieb Otto Kotz, Schwangau Mitteldorf, Telefon +49 (0)8362-8581, we can make you a reservation with pick up at the house for a ride past the castles through the wintery landscape or to the deer (100 animals approx) feeding place close to the Bannwaldsee lake. Please wear ski attire or warm clothes! 

Hütten, huts & lodges

Royal hunting lodge, Jagdhaus Bleckenau (behind Schloß Neuschwanstein)

Bus transport from Tourist – Information Hohenschwangau

11, 12  and  13hrs

Walking up:1,5 hrs from Hohenschwangau, when there is good snow you can tobogan down all the way. Don´t forget your sleigh.

Telefon: +49 8362-81181