On the edge of the Spessart, the Mediterran Hotel Juwel is situated close to castles and palaces.

Seligenstadt (4km away) lies dreamily on the Main cycle path.
The newly renovated Benedictine abbey with the monastery garden, old Roman buildings,
the historical market place and the stories of Barbarossa enchant the interested visitor.
The old town can be easily reached from Karlstein by the Main ferry of the town of Seligenstadt.

Ferry times: 01 November to 31 March > 09:45 - 13:15 and 14:15 - 17:00
01 April to 31 October > 09:45 - 13:15 and 14:15 - 19:10

Aschaffenburg (13km away) is worth a day trip.
The castle "Johannisburg" of the prince electors of Mainz, the "Pompejanum" after Roman model,
the collegiate church from the 10th century, the nature park "Schönbusch" with its small castles and lakes leave memories of another world when visiting.

Hanau (12 km away) the Brothers Grimm city shines with the probably best renovated castle "Philippsruh
in the middle of a park that has no equal.

Music events, theatre performances or a boat trip on the Main ... you decide for yourself.
We will be happy to advise you on further destinations or help you plan your sightseeing holiday.