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Franconian Hotel & Vacation apartment Merkel in Bad Berneck

Bad Berneck in the Fichtelgebirge area
renowned for relaxation

Bad Berneck is located at the edge of the Fichtelgebirge, a low mountain range. Experience Franconian traditions and regional culinary delights.

BWalking through the idyllic health resort gardens, naturally reduces tension. Bad Berneck nestles in the picturesque valley of Ölschnitz a tributary of the Weiße Main river, between the densely-wooded slopes of the Fichtelgebirge mountains and close to the world-famous festival town of Bayreuth.

You are certain to feel happy here.

Bad Berneck entdecken...
Attractions & Activities

Discover Bad Berneck...

- Kurpark with colonnades
- Dendrological garden
- Open-air / romantic stage at the castle tower
- On the Jean Paul Way
- The Thiesenring - Hike & Discover
- Hiking and Nordic Walking (3 different routes)
- Cycling and mountain biking
- Minigolf
- Castle ruin Hohenberneck
- Motorcycle Tours

Auf eigene Faust - bis 6 Personen - Back to the roots

Bad Berneck in the Fichtelgebirge & surroundings

Endless possibilities of leisure activities

Within 50km you will find many other interesting recreational opportunities. We would like to introduce you to some of them here:

Sportliche Aktivitäten - Gasthaus & Hotel Merkel, Bad Berneck im Fichtelgebirge


- Golfing in Bayreuth, ca. 20km
- Golfing in Thurnau, ca. 25km
- Recreation Tregbaster Badesee, ca. 10km
- Outdoor pool in Bayreuth, ca. 20km Kreuzsteinbad Bayreuth
- Climbing & bouldern in the Frankenjura, ca. 45km
- Cross-country skiing, Ochsenkopf, ca. 20km
- Ski Alpin, Ochsenkopf, ca. 20km

Sehenswürdigkeiten - Gasthaus & Hotel Merkel, Bad Berneck im Fichtelgebirge


- Old castle, Bayreuth, ca. 20km Eremitage
- UNESCO, ca. 20km Markgräfliches Opernhaus
- Felsengarten Wonsees, ca. 35km Sanspareil
- Felsenlabyrinth, ca. 30km Luisenburg
- Wildlife Park, ca. 25km
- "The story and the art of brewing beer", ca. 25km Bayer. Brauereimuseum
- "The whole world of spices", ca. 25km Deu. Gewürzmuseum
- "Our daily bread", ca. 25km Bayer. Bäckereimuseum

Kunst & Kultur - Gasthaus & Hotel Merkel, Bad Berneck im Fichtelgebirge

Art & Culture

- Opera festival Richard Wagner, ca. 20km
- Luisenburg festival, ca. 30km
- Porzellanikon
- Rosenberg festival, ca. 40km
- Fränkischer Theatersommer
- Sübkültür Bayreuth, ca. 20km
- Cinema is program Bayreuth, ca. 20km
- Forum Phonix Bayreuth ca. 20km
- Hofer film festival, ca. 45km
- Veste Coburg, ca. 70km

Shopping & Wellness - Gasthaus & Hotel Merkel, Bad Berneck im Fichtelgebirge

Shopping & Wellness

- Factory In Outlet Center Selb, ca. 60km
- Outletmeile
- factory outlet in upper Franconia
- Rotmain-Center Bayreuth, ca. 20km
- Siebenquell Gesundheitsresort Weissenstadt, ca. 25km
- Kraft tanken in Bad Alexandersbad, ca. 35km
- Therme Bad Steben, ca. 55km
- Lohengrin Therme Bayreuth, ca. 20km
- Obermaintherme Bad Staffelstein, ca. 65km

Mobile with the bike

For all guests with E-bike, pedelec, electric bike:
we have charging points for charging the batteries and lockable garages.

Tourist information

The local tourist information can be found 20 meters from our hotel.

Opening times: Mo.–Fr. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.


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