Bilstein Castle is a medieval castle located in the Sauerland region of Germany. The castle is perched on a hill and offers a breathtaking view of the surrounding countryside.
Bilstein Castle was built in the 12th century and has been the seat of many lords over the years. During the Thirty Years’ War, the castle was seriously damaged and remained abandoned for several centuries. In the 1970s, the castle was restored and transformed into a luxury hotel.
Today, Bilstein Castle is a popular destination for tourists who want to enjoy the history and culture of the Sauerland region. Visitors can explore the castle’s rooms and admire the beautiful frescoes, beamed ceilings and period furniture.
The castle also houses a restaurant serving local and international cuisine, as well as a bar serving a selection of German beers and wines from the region. Visitors can also stroll through the castle gardens and enjoy the panoramic view of the surrounding countryside.
Bilstein Castle is also a popular wedding venue, offering elegant and romantic reception spaces for couples looking to celebrate their wedding in a medieval setting.