Gasthof zur Linde... your cosy Guesthouse in Dobel Germany

Prices from €26 per Night | We, the Ruff Family, would like to welcome you in our traditional guesthouse “zur Linde” in Dobel. Our house already exists since the late 18th century and is run by our family for four generations. Be our guest and enjoy Swabian flair in midst of a cosy and homely atmosphere. Dobel, with its excellent air, is nicknamed “the Sun Island”, because of its location on top of a high plateau. Our 17 rooms – some with balcony – offer breathtaking vistas over the Black Forest and Karlsruhe to France. Our mission is your comfort! Our rooms are all clean and comfortable including TV and internet. But we are more than just cosy rooms with intriguing views. No stay at the Linde is complete without trying our restaurant’s daily menu with freshly homemade local specialties. Hikers and Bikers are especially welcome in our house! Make use of our special offers and our knowledge about the region. We are always there for you to assist you in finding the perfect tour to fit your needs! The Linde is a child friendly guesthouse with special deals for our smaller guests. The Ruff Family and ist team are looking forward to seeing you soon at the Guesthouse zur Linde in Dobel! Gasthof zur Linde… Your cosy guesthouse in Dobel! Our guesthouse has 17 cosy rooms held in a relaxed Black Forest atmosphere. Enjoy the breathtaking vistas from most of our rooms, overlooking the Blackforest, Karlsruhe and France. Some rooms even offer a spacious balcony for relaxing hours in our fresh air in a private surrounding. All rooms are equipped with TV and wireless internet access for your comfort. Let the first sunrays of the new morning gently awake you and begin the day with an unforgettable view before savoring our complimentary breakfast with fresh baked rolls, bread, cold meats, jam &; honey, muesli, orange juice and hot drinks of your choice. There is no better way to start a new day. Your Ruff family wishes you sweet dreams and a good morning in Dobel! * All accommodation arrangements are incl. full breakfast * 17 bright rooms with TV and wireless internet * 2 single rooms & 8 double/twin rooms with shower/toilet * 1 single room & 6 double/twin rooms with shared facilities * 5 rooms with balcony / 10 rooms with vista No stay at the Linde would the complete without a dinner in our restaurant. Be our guest and soak up the Black Forest atmosphere when trying out our daily menu. Indulge yourself with Swabian delicacies like “Käßspätzle” (homemade Swabian pasta baked with melted cheese), fresh salads, savory soups or hearty specialties from the fry pan. Do not forget to try our luscious deserts. All our dishes are made from fresh local ingredients, cooked to order and served with Swabian charm. By the way, we always recommend our guests to stay a little longer after dinner, as the Linde is the meeting point for locals for the “Spätschoppen”, when stories are told, beer glasses are lifted and experiences are shared. High spirits and Swabian humor are guaranteed! In order to get you into mood for your stay at the Guesthouse zur Linde, we are offering you to download an excerpt of our menu. The Ruff family wishes you bon appétit! Bikers, Hikers & Nordic Walkers: Our guesthouse, situated in the heart of Dobel, is in an elevated position above the valleys of Albtal, Murgtal, and Enztal, offering motorcyclists ideal conditions for adventurous and comfortable tours throughout the region. The Linde is an outspoken biker-friendly guesthouse. Upon arrival, kick back on our sun terrace and enjoy a complimentary welcome drink whilst sharing your adventures with us over homemade Swabian delicacies in our restaurant. Our cosy rooms are the ideal home away from home for finding relaxation and a good night’s sleep ahead of another exciting day on the road. Of course you are more than welcome to use our dry rooms and tumble driers if the weather was not in favor of your travel plans. Your bike can be parked securely in our garage. If you need maintenance you can make use of our high pressure cleaners, compressors, and tools. Our local shop will assist you in case of mechanical emergencies. Fuel up some extra strength before continuing your trip with a fully stacked biker breakfast and make sure not to miss out detailed tour and road advice by our innkeeper! Over 100 miles (160km) of unspoiled hiking trails can be found around Dobel at a height of the 2,300 ft. (700m) above sea level. No wonder Dobel is the first leg of the world famous “Westweg” from Pforzheim to Basel. The Linde is especially prepared for the needs of hikers from all over the world. Take a well deserved rest and treat yourself to an original Swabian dinner and relax on our spacious sun terrace. The Linde team is always eager to assist you with our knowledge about the region to find the best tour to suit your needs so that you can discover parts of the Northern Black Forest that remain undisclosed to the public. Nordic Walking is known for its benefits for your health and its low impact on your joints. Dobel, because of its prime location, is the ideal spot for friends of Nordic Sports. We are always pleased to assist you in planning your tours and in organizing trial courses and guided tours (from novice to professional level) for you and your company. And what could be more rewarding after a day full of activities than to kick back at the Linde guesthouse and to relax in a cosy atmosphere in preparation of a new day outdoors?
Sleeps 31 Bedrooms 17 Bathrooms 8


Property Information

Guest House
Baden-Württemberg, Germany
This Property Sleeps:
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Nearest Airport:
BadenBaden 35km (airport code NQY)

Nightly rates per Person including full breakfast Single Room 3200 DoubleTwin Room 2800 DoubleTwin Room with shared facilities 2300 Plus visitors tax 190 For stays exceeding 5 nights we additionally offer Half Board 900 Full Board 1400 All rates are including VAT of 19 Currently we can only accept Cash Payments but creditdebit card payment is soon to be accepted Please contact us at infolindedobelde for further information

Property Features
  • Close to a golf course
  • Close to a ski resort
  • Pets are allowed
  • Children are allowed

Accommodation and Facilities Summary

Bathrooms: 8
Toilets: 6
Shower Rooms: 6
Doubles: 7
Singles: 3
Twins: 7
Ensuites: 9
Central Heating
Seating for: >10 People
Dining room
Satellite or Cable
Linen Provided
Towels Provided
Local Activities
Horse Riding
Mountain Biking
Roller Skating
Local Area
Quiet Bars and Pubs
Lively Bars and Pubs
The local town is: Lively but not wild
In the mountains
Distance to convenience store: 500m
Distance to Airport: 20-50km
In the Country
Remote Location
Barbecue Area
Pets Welcome
Family Oriented
Children Welcome
Geared Towards Younger People
Geared towards the older generation
Accommodation Type:: Bed & Breakfast
Size:: Spacious
Changeover Day: Flexible
Quiet yet close to local activity

Local Area Details

About Weather/Climate/Temperature

Dobel is an accredited spa climate town with snowy winters and warm summers. Due to its prime location on top of a high plateau, Dobel receives more sunshine than the surrounding areas. That's why it's been nicknamed "The Sun Island".

About Transport

Baden-Baden Airport is located about 35KM away. We provide airport transfer upon request. Check for more information about flights.

The nearest train stations are Karlsruhe, Calw & Pforzheim. We can arrange pickups upon request.

Busses are operating hourly from Pforzheim to Dobel. We have a bus stop right in front of our door. Just tell the driver you wish to get off at "Linde in Dobel".

By car, exit Autobahn A5 "Ettlingen" and follow the signs to Bad Herrenalb (20km). From there, follow signs to Dobel (6km). We are located in the town center, right next to the Schlecker Drug Store.

About Parks

Dobel is located in the unspoiled North Black Forest National Park with over 160km of pristine hiking trails, waterfalls, sheer cliffs and bizarre rock formations.

Fishining (e.g. trout fishing) can be arranged.

About Local Attrcations

Dobel is host of the Annual Sled Dog Race, held every third december weekend from friday to sunday. Over 60 teams with Huskies, majmodes and other furry racers participate each year. Don't miss out this spectacle and join the crowd around the Musher Camp.

Dobel features a covered public spa pool.

Hiking, Walking, Biking, and other tours can be arranged.

About Walking

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About Tourist Board

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Contact Details

Armin Ruff
+49 -07083-8873
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