Christmas, the privileged moment to forget the constraints and start dreaming of a parenthesis of calm and relaxation.
This year, drop off at the foot of the Christmas tree, to those you love, a nice surprise… a nature getaway for as soon as the good weather comes back to the Ermitage du Rebberg. Its location in the first foothills of the Vosges, yet close to Strasbourg makes it the ideal place to relax.
After summer, the Ermitage du Rebberg takes on shimmering colors mixing red with gold.
Nature is brilliant. It is the ideal time to indulge in beautiful escapades : to attack the fortified castles that emerge from the flamboyant forests like sentinels, to marvel at the beauty of the landscapes of the vineyard and to take a break on the Wine Route or more simply, take an invigorating stroll in the Park and Forest of the Ermitage du Rebberg by walking through its shaded alleys with the scent of undergrowth and take the time to raise your eyes and look around you, and above you, the beauty of what surrounds you in the calm of a protected nature.
With sparkling lights, a friendly atmosphere, the gentle fragrance of spices and cinnamon, not to mention the towns and villages putting up their decorations, in Alsace you can experience Christmas like nowhere else. A time for sharing these ancient traditions, Christmas weaves its magic all over Alsace. In addition to keeping the rituals and traditions alive, you can enjoy the simple pleasure of getting together and admiring the splendour of the decorations in a friendly atmosphere, the likes of which you will find nowhere else on earth. From late November onwards, Christmas markets, songs, fairy tales and legends bring the region to life as the finest of the year’s holidays approaches.
This is the moment to enjoy an Alsatian escapade and discover the charm of the luxurious Bed and Breakfast of the Ermitage du Rebberg. The comfort of this mansion, ideally located in a park of 12 hectares, totally secure, you will combine harmoniously calm, relaxation and visits to the Christmas Markets.
Spring in Alsace is beautiful. Nature is reborn, storks are back, parks and gardens are adorned with multicolored flower carpets, tulips, primroses, crocus … The vineyard landscapes are dotted with pink cherry trees and white apple trees whose sumptuous petals come to strew the ground, at the slightest breath of wind.
Spring in Alsace, it is also the time of the Spring Markets, the Easter Hare which brings the eggs in chocolate and “Lammele”, biscuit in the shape of a lamb which makes the children happy.
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Forget your worries for a magical parenthesis at Christmas country. Let yourself rock, enjoy the moment and leave with stars in the eyes ! Christmas is the favorite time of Alsatians.
Each year, the arrival of small wooden chalets on the squares of Alsatian towns and villages creates the event : the Christmas markets mark the return of festivities rooted in tradition. A world of gourmet perfumes, craft treasures and lights flourish around the alleys for surprising and delicious encounters. The smells of cinnamon mingle with the scent of spicy mulled wine through the lively alleys. … In short, there is something for all tastes and all budgets, to offer or to have fun. You cannot resist the urge to taste all the gourmet specialties : The Bredele, the famous Christmas cupcakes with almonds, hazelnuts, anise, chocolate, vanilla, sweet or savoury Kougelhopfs(the oddly shaped bun), Baeraweckas(dried fruit breads), Manalas( brioche little guy) … all accompanied by a delicious chocolate or mulled wine.
The Ermitage du Rebberg is located between 15 and 50 minutes from the most prestigious Christmas Markets of Alsace: Strasbourg, Obernai, Riquewihr, Kaysersberg, Ribeauvillé, Colmar, Mulhouse, and guarantees you on your return of these fairy discoveries, the sweet quietness of his house.
After summer, Alsace has flaming colors to offer landscapes with bright and tender gradients. Autumn is a season in which countless things need to be done. To enjoy it, we have selected some activities to discover, near the Ermitage du Rebberg and for which we will give you the best addresses !
Taste great wines in a cellar
Autumn is the perfect occasion to taste the great wines of Alsace in a typical village. Great connoisseur or neophyte, you will enjoy discovering the secrets of Alsace wines in a warm atmosphere. The winemakers are happy to share with you their passion for wine. The harvest period offers the opportunity to taste the new wine accompanied mostly by bacon, bread and nuts.
Hiking in the forest
In autumn, the Alsatian nature gives rise to a true festival of colors. By foot, by bike or horseback riding, enjoy a walk in the forest to admire the trees that are adorned with yellow and red foliage of a thousand shades. It is also the perfect opportunity to discover the park of the Ermitage du Rebberg which every day offers our guests a shimmer of colors. A real sharing with nature.
Enjoy the conviviality of a Winstub
From the first frost, regional specialties such as sauerkraut or baeckeofe are highly appreciated. Go to one of the many Winstubs in the region to taste these authentic dishes! They are the ideal places to taste the Alsatian art of living in a bistro and terroir spirit. A tasty meal awaits you in a friendly atmosphere!
Summer is here with its long days. It is probably the best season to visit Alsace. Come and enjoy the quietness and “good life” at the Ermitage du Rebberg.
Located on the eastern slopes of the Vosges, in the beautiful Valley of the Bruche, the Ermitage du Rebberg invites you to relax. Enjoy the swimming-pool, billiard, piano, library, walks in its private park. Why not dream, comfortably installed by the pool, with the soft chirping of birds in the background. In the surrounding area, listed heritage cities and charming villages following one another in a preserved natural setting are waiting to surprise you.
Just for you, why not try the art of “good life” in the summer at the Ermitage du Rebberg and surroundings.