Welcome at the foot of the Black Forest

The holiday apartment “El Capricho” is situated in a very diverse vicinity.

The house is located in Ottenheim (Schwanau) in the Upper Rhine Valley at the foot of the Black Forest. It is only a 15km distance to the Europa-Park in Rust near Freiburg and it also borders with France (Strasbourg).

The Holiday Apartment

Our non-smoking holiday apartment accommodates for up to 6 people over a space of 110 square meters.


The lovely furnished duplex apartment is well maintained and consists of a dining room with a big kitchen, a living room with a studio couch, two bedrooms and a bathroom with a bathtub.


The house features a nice courtyard, which is an ideal location for a barbecue and to enjoy the mild evenings near the Old Rhine. The courtyard is also suitable for smoking.


Children are very welcome in our holiday apartment. A cot can also be provided if required. A collection of board games and a toy box are available to use. The local playground can be reached by foot within approximately 10 minutes.



The holiday apartment “El Capricho“ is located in Ottenheim (Schwanau), a small village in which you will find everything you need. There is a  Supermarket, Bakery, Butcher’s shop, Restaurant, Take-Away, Bank machine, Petrol filling station, Pharmacy, Post, etc.


Due to its central location there is a great choice of different activities to enjoy for example:


  • Europa-Park in Rust near Freiburg

  • Biking in all varieties on level ground or over hills on excellent routes

    (Mountain biking, bike tour, road bike, racing bike)

  • Motor biking in the mountains or in the neighboring France

  • Hiking, Wine-Hiking Tours in one of the most beautiful wine regions of Germany

  • Horse riding

  • Swimming (Outdoor and Indoor)

  • Wellness: The region offers different spas and thermal baths

    from Baden-Baden to Bad Krozingen

  • Diving in the surrounding lakes. There are several diving schools which offer various options for divers and also for beginners.

  • Visit of one of the beautiful towns or cities nearby such as Freiburg, Strasbourg, Colmar, Offenburg, Gengenbach and Triberg

  • Gastronomy: Regional cuisine, Michelin-Star restaurants and seasonal wine tavern


And much much more... discover Schwanau! We are looking forward to your visit.

Sonia & David 

Hello, we are Sonia and David, two Spanish people, who fell in love with the Black Forest region. Therefore we would like to bring our passion for this region closer to you...

The Holiday Apartment

Our contact details for all enquiries regarding our holiday apartment and availability are mentioned below. Please feel free to call us by telephone or you may also contact us by email or WhatsApp.

Email: infofwelcapricho@gmail.com

Movil David: +49 176 57913080

Movil Sonia: +49  152 06593303


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