Activities for you and your family around our hotel

Sports, nature and culture, there is something for everybody – w
e would be happy to advise you on your planning.

The area of the Steigerwald around Schluesselfeld offers a lot of different activities and things to do for everyone – whether a day full of adventure for the little guests in the different amusement parks or swimming baths or exploring the area on the numerous hiking and cycling trails.

On a rainy day, take advantage of the numerous shopping opportunities at unbeatable prices in all the outlets around Schlüsselfeld.

Amusement park Geiselwind

The amusement park Geiselwind – only 12 km away from the hotel – lying at the edge of the Steigerwald nature park, is one of the most popular destinations in South Germany.

Awaiting you, on an area of approximately 400,000 m², a modern leisure operation with numerous rides, play grounds, live shows, electronic theatres, animal shows, exhibitions and idyllic relaxation areas.

You receive information about reduced arrangements concerning the admission price at our hotel via email by or phone by +49 (0) 95 52 / 924-0.

Adventure park Schloss Thurn

Idyllically located in the park of Thurn Castle in Heroldsbach, the amusement park offers fun and relaxation for the whole family. Be enchanted by a world of fantasy, adventure, spectacle and magic.

You receive information about reduced arrangements concerning the admission price at our hotel via email by or phone by +49 (0) 95 52 / 924-0.

Geiselwind climbing forest

The Geiselwind climbing forest offers adventure, action and fun for the whole family on over 100 climbing elements in various courses.

Whether climbing at dizzy heights, or having fun with arrow games or bubble soccer, the Geiselwind climbing forest offers numerous activities for everybody. Spending a night in an Indian tent, telling stories around the campfire or listening to the wind in the trees, is an unforgettable adventure for young and old.

Summer toboggan run

This leisure facility in Vestenbergsgreuth exists since June 2003. The toboggan run, the 18-hole minigolf parkour, a hoops slide and a children’s playground offer a lot of fun for young and old.

Next door you can enjoy food and drink at very reasonable prices while having an eye on your playing children.

Swimming and thermal baths

Have fun in the adventure pools in Gerolzhofen or Herzogenaurach. Relax in the thermal bath in Bad Staffelstein. Enjoy the sun on the beautiful natural lakes or in the outdoor pools in the
„Drei-Franconia-Eck“. There are plenty of options for your whole family to spend an unforgettable day.


  • Outdoor pools in Aschbach and Burghaslach
  • Waterpark GEOMARIS in Gerolzhofen
  • Indoor pool ATLANTIS in Herzogenaurach
  • Thermal bath FRANKEN-THERME in Bad Windsheim
  • Waterpark KRISTALL PALM BEACH in Nuremberg
  • Thermal bath OBERMAIN-THERME in Bad Staffelstein


The nature park Steigerwald provides excellent opportunities to liven up. The varied low mountain landscape is considered as the Eldorado for cyclists.

In the Steigerwald, you discover an excellent cycle network that is connected to a great number of central cycling routes. The well-signposted cycling tracks mainly pass off roads with less traffic and wellfixed, tarred forest roads.

As an additional service, we rent high-quality e-bikes for our guests to explore the area. For further information simply ask at our reception.  


Around Schluesselfeld, there are 80 km of well-constructed circular routes.

It is possible to hike across tagged and neat long-distance walking trails to Bamberg, Aub, Neustadt/Aisch, Wiesentheid, the Friedrichsberg, Ebrach or the Zabelstein. The „Drei-Franken-Stein“ hiking trail leads through the three Franconian administrative districts of Upper-, Middle- and Lower Franconia.

Golf courses in our area

An 18-hole golf course is located 8 km in the direction of Bamberg in the municipal area of Schluesselfeld in Reichmannsdorf and can be comfortably reached within 10 minutes by car or by the hotel´s own shuttle service.

As little bonus we allow our hotel guests a 5,00 € discount per person to the room price on demand of the valid date stamp with the name of the golf club „Schloss Reichmannsdorf”.

In addition, you can find some more beautiful golf course in reachable distance in Geiselwind, Bad Windsheim or Herzogenaurach.

Places to play golf near our hotel:

Raft trip

The raft silently floats over the romantic river landscape of the Altmain. Enjoy a quiet raft ride on one of the oldest transport routes of Germany.

Boat trip

The captain of the MS Undine and his crew daily invite you to cheerful trips on the Main river along the “Volkacher Mainschleife” across the Franconia wine country. We sail leisurely downwards by romantic wine villages, the “Vogelsburg” and the chapel „Maria im Weingarten“ across the vineyards.

Horse-drawn carriage ride

Carriage ride in the Steigerwald – “Drei-Franken-trip“. On a clear day on Sundays or by appointment, the carriage treks you across all parts of Franconia.

Factory outlets & shopping

Our hotel “Gasthof Zum Storch” is the perfect starting point for your shopping tour to the attractive factory outlets of s.Oliver, René Lezard, Puma, Adidas and many more. The bigger cities near Schluesselfeld with their large pedestrian areas and malls offer you a lot of possibilities for a relaxed and successful shopping day.


  • Music house Thomann: Treppendorf
  • Murk Wachenroth: clothing for the whole family
  • Erlangen Arcaden (shopping mall)
  • Wertheim Village
  • Pedestrian areas in Bamberg, Nuremberg or Würzburg

Factory outlets

  • Puma: Schluesselfeld and Herzogenaurach
  • Adidas: Herzogenaurach
  • René Lezard: Schwarzach
  • s.Oliver: Schwarzach & Höchstadt/Ost
  • Martin Bauer: Vestenbergsgreuth
  • and many more

Gasthof „Zum Storch“ GmbH
Leisgang family
Marktplatz 20
96132 Schluesselfeld

Phone: +49 (0) 95 52 / 924-0
Telefax: +49 (0) 95 52 / 924-100