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Loft in the heart of Heidelberg

22 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type apartment

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Heidelberg Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Right in the historic center and inmidst of the nature at the same time.

The apartment is situated in the perfect spot between University Square and Castle.

On the lower level there is a double bedroom, living room with cable-tv, fully equipped kitchen and a toilet. In the attic you will find a second double bed and in case you are a group of 5 or 6 there is enough room to spread out a couple more mattresses. On that level there is also a bathroom with combined shower/bathtub and a WC. Next to it is a little workroom with a PC with High Speed Internet at your disposal.

The apartment comes with a spacious private terrace with weber grill, beer barrel fridge ( request filling in time pls.:-) and a beautiful view over the 'Altstadt'.

Other amenities - all free of charge of course - are W-Lan, a set of linen and towels and parking in our own garage.....

where you might as well leave your car for a while if you brought it along. Because you just turn left outside of the house and take a 5 minutes walk to the university square which is right in the middle of the 'Altstadt'. Or you turn right - 5 minutes to the castle.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Volker Wingerath
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, german
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 19, 2016

About Volker Wingerath

We are a German - American family and Heidelberg is our adopted city.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Comfortable and in the perfect location - few minutes walk to Altstadt & Castle. Owner really friendly!
Feb 2015
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based on 22 traveler reviews

Loft in the heart of Heidelberg
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 23 reviews

Perfectly located in a quiet suburb but couldn't be closer to downtown

  • 5 of 5

I stayed with my daughter and husband and there was plenty of room. The apartment is very unique and chalet style. Parking was available which was a nice surprise. The castle and downtown are steps from the apartment. The owner's daughter greeted us on arrival and the owner showed up shortly after with a fresh carton of milk, no less. We were left to our own devices and it felt like a home away from home. Heidelberg is a beautiful city. Although busy it is not over run by tourists. The prices for museum and castle tickets are extremely reasonable as well.

Thank you to Volker and his family for an enjoyable stay.

Best regards


  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Homeaway stay

  • 5 of 5

We couldn't have asked for more. The apartment is exactly as described offering everything you need in the heart of Heidelberg. We stayed only one night but I would happily have stayed a week! Thank you Volker for the warm welcome, efficient handover of keys and instructions and of course for the snacks in the fridge as well.

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
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clean and cozy

  • 5 of 5

This is the perfect holiday home for a family! We loved coming back to our cozy loft after exploring Heidelberg--just a short stroll away. The host is very nice and helpful. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
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Incredible Flat with Views Unmatched!

  • 5 of 5

This incredible flat in the heart of Heidelberg was absolutely amazing. The views off the private terrace with personal keg were the highlight of our trip. Volker was a great host as well. I highly recommended staying here if you visit Heidelberg!

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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Great location and a friendly owner.

  • 4 of 5

The location of the property was superb. However it would not be suitable for the disabled or for anyone who was not reasonably fit. To reach the apartment there are 67 steps from road level. A great bonus is the garage, as parking in Heidelberg is a problem; either hard to find, or expensive. The walk into the centre of the old town is a matter of minutes. To get back requires a short but steep climb. The apartment has been built by a DIY enthusiast and the finish is certainly less than professional; not a problem to me. The upper floor with a bedroom, bathroom and study, is very close to the sloping roof and so a lot of bending, especially for tall people, is required. Volker, the owner and host, is genial and friendly and gave us a very warm welcome. I was impressed by the very good, cold beer which is freely available and on tap on the patio. The patio is perfect for hot, summer days, as it is mostly in shade, being north facing. As well as the beer, there is a barbecue. I would certainly stay there again, if visiting Heidelberg.

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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Nice, very friendly and perfectly located

  • 5 of 5

This is the perfect location for a weekend in Heidelberg, feels like holiday in the green, as the house is located near the historic center, just above the city, with its back to the beginning city forest. It's clean and light flooded, but the best thing: a beer tap on the large terrace, combined with a classy Jamie Oliver Barbecue. As we were there, everything was equipped, so we just bought some steaks, and the party was on. Thanks Volker for being easy-going!

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
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Car: not necessary


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Heidelberg Apartment Rental Rates

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Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $22 per night, per additional guest

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Cleaning fee $44

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Heidelberg Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 60 m²
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

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