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Dans le parc du château. Sur Herrenstrasse. Dans le parc du château.
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Karlsruhe Interesting : Michelin's recommendations


Karlsruhe was one of the new cities built on a geometric plan during the 18C by the builder princes of southern Germany. The castle of the Margrave of Bade-Durlach was designed in 1715 as the focal point of a fan-shaped town: Karlsruhe. The city came into its own during the 19C when it was made the capital of the Grand Duchy of Bade (1806). Today, it is the seat of the Federal Republic supreme courts. Its university is the oldest technical college in Germany (1825).

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Tourist attractions Karlsruhe : Things to see and do

  • This unique art and media technology centre, located in a former arms and munitions factory from the early 20C, contains a total of ten courtyards covered with a glass roof. As well as its two art and media museums, the centre is a forum for research..

  • Karlsruhe Castle Interesting


    The castle, residence of the Grand Dukes until 1918, is now the Baden Regional Museum. Be sure to visit the 1st floor devoted to the Margrave Ludwig Wilhelm, «Louis the Turk» ( trophies from the Turkish wars). There is a fine panoramic view from the ..

  • Karlsruhe Fine Art Museum Interesting

    Hans-Thoma Str. 2-6

    The museum containns a collection of German primitives and Flemish, Dutch and French paintings (17C and 18C). Note the Hans Thoma collection (19C). The Orangery exhibits classic modernist works and contemporary art (including Expressionists of the Di..

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Hotels Karlsruhe

  • Hotel Blankenburg Three stars Three stars Three stars

    Kriegsstr. 90 D - 76133 Karlsruhe

    Prix Prices from : 57 €

    This small hotel in Karlsruhe city centre offers bright rooms, free Wi-Fi and a daily breakfast buffet. The Badisches Staatstheater theatre is a 5-minute walk away. The Hotel Blankenburg was built in 1890. It provides rooms with original works of ar..

  • ALFA Hotel - Superior Three stars Three stars Three stars

    Buergerstrasse 4 D - 76133 Karlsruhe

    Prix Prices from : 54 €

    This modern, 3-star hotel in Karlsruhe is located just off Ludwigsplatz Square in a pedestrian area. It offers free WiFi. The spacious rooms of the ALFA Hotel (Superior) feature a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a work desk, and a bright, modern..

  • Hotel Am Markt

    Kaiserstr. 76 D - 76133 Karlsruhe

    This 3-star hotel stands on Karlsruhe’s market square, less than 100 metres from Marktplatz S-Bahn Train Station. It offers free WiFi and a café with scenic views of Karlsruhe Castle and market place. The spacious rooms and family rooms at the Hotel..

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Restaurants Karlsruhe

  • Novotel Karlsruhe City Restaurant within a Michelin recommended hotel (or restaurant) 

    Festplatz 2 D - 76137 Karlsruhe

  • garbo Comfortable restaurant 

    Bahnhofstr. 15 D - 76139 Karlsruhe

    The kitchen team at Garbo uses only the best fresh produce, which it cooks and combines to create great flavours and interesting compositions. For example, pan-fried breast of quail served on a bed of rhubarb risotto with strawberry and pepper jus an..

  • Le Salon im Kesselhaus Comfortable restaurant  A very good restaurant in its category

    Griesbachstr. 10c D - 76185 Karlsruhe

    Set in a former rag factory and exuding minimalist industrial charm, this is possibly the last place you'd expect to find such a culinary gem. Chef Sven Hemmann prepares creative cuisine which is elaborate and sophisticated in a setting which is plea..

  • Oberländer Weinstube Comfortable restaurant 

    Akademiestr. 7 D - 76133 Karlsruhe

    Good food and fine wine have always been on the menu in this 1826 townhouse with its warm and elegant decor and lovely interior courtyard. And no more so than under the current owner and chef Jörg Hammer who cooks flavoursome, seasonal, local fare. M..

  • Stiegeles Restaurant Comfortable restaurant 

    Mathystr. 22 D - 76133 Karlsruhe

    Bruno Stiegele lived and worked in Asia for a while and it shows in his tasty, international cuisine. It is there that he met his wife who is responsible for the interior design. The restaurant has a lovely terrace and a smoker's lounge.

  • EigenArt Quite comfortable restaurant 

    Hebelstr. 17 D - 76133 Karlsruhe

    This restaurant has a smart, modern ambience in a well-kept old townhouse near the market. Seasonal cooking is served.

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