With its unique location directly on the banks of the Danube, the charming, traditional Hotel Richard L�wenherz in D�rnstein is the
With its unique location directly on the banks of the Danube, the charming, traditional Hotel Richard L�wenherz in D�rnstein is the perfect choice for those who appreciate individual service in a beautiful historic ambience.Hotel Richard L�wenherz is surrounded by medieval convent walls and decorated with works of art from the region.The wonderful location, the romantic terrace restaurant overlooking the Danube, the extensive, dreamlike convent garden with its heated swimming pool, and the open fireplace give the hotel its unique character.The award-winning gourmet restaurant serves a wide range of traditional and innovative culinary delicacies, as well as a selection of excellent wines from local, Austrian and international vineyards.You can enjoy these special treats either in the elegant dining rooms or, weather permitting, on the terrace with its breathtaking view over the Danube. Sitting under shady chestnut trees, you will dine overlooking passing ships, the Baroque tower of the monastery and the ruins of the castle.Today the ruins of D�rnstein Castle are the most popular sight in the Wachau. Hotel Richard L�wenherz is named after Richard the Lionheart, King of England, who was held captive there from 1192 to 1193.Sufficient parking spaces are available in the 2 courtyards. Guests are permitted to drive through the pedestrian area to access the hotel at any time. You can always use the parking spaces in the front of the hotel. The gate leading to the courtyards is closed at night (22:00 to 08:00).