Schiffgasse 11
D-69117 Heidelberg
+49 6221 53 66 0
EMBL Conference Shuttle Bus Stop:
Neckarmünzplatz (8 minutes by foot)

Rating: 3-star hotel

Price per room:
2 singles from  €90
24 doubles from  €128
Triple rooms available

Room1 Restaurant Breakfast Room

The Hotel Backmulde is located centrally in the Old Town of Heidelberg and provides 26 individually furnished rooms.

The Hotel Backmulde is living history and original tradition in the centre of Heidelberg. According to history, the former “Schwarzes Schiff” (hence the name of the street) was a sailors’ inn, which was twice destroyed. First, by the French campaign, and then by a fire in 1689. After that it was rebuilt as it stands today.

Rooms all feature cable TV, radio, direct dial telephones and en-suite bathrooms. An extensive breakfast buffet with a range of fresh fruits and local delicacies will get you started for the day.


icon_carpark €10 / night icon_roomservice Breakfast buffet/ Restaurant
Internet WiFi connection/ €0.50 per day icon_safe Hotel safe
icon_laundry Laundry available on demand
icon_lift Elevator / 2 double rooms with wheelchair access    
icon_checkin Check in 6:30am - 10pm (ring to arrange check in outside of these times)

How to reach Hotel Backmulde

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The hotel is situated in the centre of the old city of Heidelberg,  only a few meters away from the Neckar river, near to numerous restaurants, cafes and shops.

From/to Heidelberg Train Station

Distance: approx. 5km
Taxi: approx. €10-15/10-15 minutes

For further information on how to reach Heidelberg click here.