Welcome to Schloss Sommersdorf!

Vacations on Germany`s Romantic & Castle Road conveniently located near the Romantic & Castle Roads, Schloss Sommersdorf is a sensational mediaeval castle with all the ingredients of a proper fairy tale. Complete the magic of Germany with a stay in your own private moated castle!

The well-known, medieval cities of Nuremberg, Rothenburg and Dinkelsbühl as well as smaller, no less attractive ancient towns such as Ornbau, Merkendorf and especially Wolframseschenbach are within easy reach and invite to explore history.

The nearby Lake District and the Hesselberg (mountain) with a magnificent view on the surrounding landscape invite for hiking and cycling,
Numerous country inns with beer gardens, partly with breweries offer Franconian specialties at affordable prices.

There are also amusement parks, climbing parks and water sports nearby for children’s entertainment.
As part of the “Franconian Summer”, and “Musica Franconia” a variety of concerts are held in the surrounding churches and castles in surrounding towns and villages.
The biennial “Bach Week” in Ansbach offers high-quality musical performances as well in the Margravial Castle, as in churches and in the Orangerie with its flowering Hofgarten.



Live the Fantasy!


Your Hosts

Herr und Frau von Crailsheim
The Crailsheim Family is owner of the Sommersdorf Castle since 1550. Your today hosts are Baron Manfred and Baroness Lilo von Crailsheim. Baron M. v. Crailsheim, a medical Doctor spent almost his whole life at the castle. His hobbies are castle and a vintage car collection, some dating back to 1904.
Baroness L. v. Crailsheim, a former teacher likes gardening, and tries to give the castle grounds a beautiful flair. She has a “green thumb”.