At the heart of von Schwetzingen

Our hotel

it couldn't be more central

Our location

The historic 3-star HOTEL ZUM ERBPRINZEN can be found on the Schlossplatz in the heart of Schwetzingen, directly opposite Schwetzingen Palace. The town is known for its asparagus and its classical musik festivals.

The HOTEL ZUM ERBPRINZEN offers upscale 3-star comfort in a cozy atmosphere. It has 25 comfortable rooms, the majority of which enjoy views of the castle.

  • Single bed room: 9 - 12 m²

  • Double bed room: 12 - 14 m²

  • Ausstattung (alle Zimmer): bathroom with shower, cable TV, SkySports, minibar, radio, phone, hair dryer, mirror, free WiFi

  • Price range up to 65,- Euro/night*

house with history


This 18th century building is one of the oldest hotels in Schwetzingen. Its beautiful, privileged location right on the Schwetzinger Schlossplatz makes it the hotel of choice for a memorable and enjoyable stay here in the Palatinate. »Friedrich Schiller stayed here on 12th January 1782 while on his way to Mannheim for the premiere of “The Robbers”.

Thanks to its central location in the Mannheim/Heidelberg/ Ludwigshafen triangle, as well as its proximity to Hockenheim/Speyer, the HOTEL ZUM ERBPRINZEN  also offers the ideal starting point for interesting excursions in the region, for example

  • Hockenheim racing circuit

  • Heidelberg Castle

  • Speyer Cathedral

  • Mannheim, the city of squares

  • Odenwald, Palatinate and more

Our service

We want you to feel comfortable with us. Appreciation and friendliness towards our guests is a matter of course for us. Do you have a tip or an idea what we can do even better? You are the center of attention for us.


  • Special prices for children in their parents' room. On request, we will be happy to provide you with a cot in your room free of charge.

  • Extensive hotel breakfast in our attached WALZWERK Cafe.

  • Motorbikes and bicycles can be parked overnight free of charge in the hotel courtyard (only a limited number possible).

  • Dogs are welcome and do not cost an extra charge.


  • We accept Eurocard/ Mastercard, Visa, AMEX and EC cards.

  • Free High-Speed WiFi
  • House-Dog-Sitter, charge as requested

  • Excursion tips and tourist information material

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Kontakt & Reservierung

Hotel zum Erbprinzen
Karlsruher Straße 1
68723 Schwetzingen

Tel.: +49 (0) 62 02 / 93 27 0
Fax: +49 (0) 62 02 / 93 27 93

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Öffnungszeiten Walzwerk

  • Mo. - Do. 08.00 - 00.00 Uhr

  • Fr. + Sa. 08.00 - 01.00 Uhr

  • So. + Feiertage 09.00 - 00.00 Uhr

Warme Küche im Walzwerk

  • Täglich von 11.30 - 22.00 Uhr

  • Frühstück an Werktagen, Wochenenden, Sonn-und Feiertagen bis 13.00 Uhr

  • Mittagstisch von 11.30 - 15.00 Uhr.

Walzwerk / Hotel