Schloß Waldthausen

For our workshops we frequently use Schloß Waldthausen, a 19th century castle situated in Lenneberg Forest, in the immediate vicinity to Mainz. It's picturesque architecture and beautiful park make the castle an ideal place to concentrate on physics in a relaxing and inspiring atmosphere. With twelve conference rooms of different sizes, eight group rooms, all the necessary technical equipment, a restaurant, wine bar, and comfortable guest rooms, all on the castle's grounds. Below is the information on the venue (travel, floor plans, check-in, etc.)
The address of Schloss Waldthausen:
Sparkassenakademie Schloss Waldthausen
Im Wald 1
55257 Budenheim

How to travel to Schloß Waldthausen

From Frankfurt International Airport to Mainz Mainz Station

Take the regional train S-Bahn line S8 from FRA Regionalbahnhof, track 3 to Mainz Hbf, direction Wiesbaden. Do not take S9 which also goes to Wiesbaden but skips Mainz Main Station.

You can find a time table at the train station or get the next connection on the RMV web page.

The ride from Frankfurt Airport to Mainz takes about 30 minutes.

NOTE: The ticket is also valid for the bus in Mainz so if you come from FRA do not buy a bus ticket at Mainz Hbf (it cannot be reimbursed if you submit the S-Bahn ticket).

Taxi ranks are located outside Frankfurt Airport. It would cost around 70€ to travel directly to Schloss Waldthausen.

From Frankfurt Main Station to Mainz Main Station

Take the regional train S-Bahn line S8 from FRA Regionalbahnhof, track 3 to Mainz Hbf, direction Wiesbaden. Do not take S9 which also goes to Wiesbaden but skips Mainz Main Station.

You can find a time table at the train station or get the next connection on the RMV web page.

NOTE: The ticket is also valid for the bus in Mainz so if you come from FRA do not buy a bus ticket at Mainz Hbf (it cannot be reimbursed if you submit the S-Bahn ticket).

 

From Mainz Main Station (Hbf) to Schloß Waldthausen

Take bus line 68 direction Budenheim from platform F.

You can pay directly to the driver or get a ticket at the automatic ticket machines (Note from above that if coming from FRA you do not need to buy a ticket). It is a few minutes walk from the stop to the castle:

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Taxi ranks are located outside Mainz Main Station. It would cost around 25€ to travel directly to Schloss Waldthausen.

Travelling Back

Bus line 68: time table

Regional train S-Bahn line S8 from Mainz Main Station to FRA Regionalbahnhof, direction Hanau or Offenbach: time table

For other destinations and further information on public transport consult Deutsche Bahn.

Finding your way at Schloß Waldthausen

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1) Castle Schloß Waldthausen

2) AULA and Restaurant

3) Accommodation B and C

4) Parking area

Floor Plans

Click here for floor plans of Schloß Waldthausen.

Check In

Please check in at the reception desk in the Castel Schloß Waldthausen.

Guest guest rooms are in building B & C just past the restaurant/terrace.

Opening hours

Bar / Weinstube in the basement of the castle:  Mo -Sat. 07:30 p.m.- 12:00

Restaurant times:

Breakfast: 07:00 to 09:00 a.m.

Lunch: 12:00 to 01:45 p.m.

Dinner: 06:00 to 07:30 p.m.

For questions or wake up calls contact the reception desk +49 (0) 6131-145199 or +49 (0) 6131-145-225