Week-end in Alsace: simplicity and comfort at the Auberge du Rempart

Staying at the Auberge du Rempart for your holidays in Alsace? Thanks to Eguisheim ‘s exceptional heritage and location, it is an ideal base to access the wide range of activities on offer to people of all ages. Whether you like to be active or are interested in architecture, start exploring our beautiful Alsace region from Eguisheim, one of France’s most beautiful villages.

Some activities


From Eguisheim drive or cycle along the wine road to discover the Alsatian vineyard and its verdant landscapes.


Trace Alsatian history by visiting the 3 castles, the count’s castle or St. Leon’ s fountain.


Eguisheim counts numerous wineries where you’ll be encouraged to visit and taste our delicious local wines.


After a busy day, relaxing in one of the bars in Eguisheim or Colmar is a nice way to discover the area by night and all its nocturnal activities.

Explore Eguisheim and its surroundings

By foot

Eguisheim was voted “favourite village” by the French public in 2013. You’ll understand why as you meander amongst its medieval streets. Eguisheim is also famous for its floral displays throughout the village which adds stunning colours to the streetscape. Don’t forget to look up. No doubt you’ll spot some storks above the timbered houses.

By bike

You’ll be able to hire an electric bike with GPS or a mountain bike from Eguisheim. On your own, with family or friends you’ll cycle along the wine road or rivers to reach other villages in the area.

By car

The options by car are endless but why not take the opportunity to visit the animal parks in the area like the butterfly garden or the falconry “Volerie des aigles”? If you’d like to dive into Alsatian history, the Ecomusee in Ungersheim is an ideal destination.