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66m² of relaxation between the southern Black Forest, Rhine (Falls), hot springs

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 66 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

(1-2 people €80.–; 3-5 people €100.–; from the fourth day)

The holiday home consists of a living room (incl. 100Hz cable TV, DVD player, WLAN, and stereo system), a bedroom, and a child’s room (w/extra bed), as well as a nicely furnished kitchen, and a bath with a tub and shower. All areas are equipped with heated floors. They have separate entrances and their own partially covered terraces. The window frames to the terrace can be opened completely. For some physical activity, there is a table tennis setup and, out on the meadow, a trampoline and a sitting area for some relaxation. The sauna with tepidarium and hot tub can also be rented out. The fire pit can be used for a bonfire or for some grilling fun out in nature. There is a free community pool near the banks of the Rhine and many inviting, hot springs in the area. The home is located at the end of a peaceful cul-de-sac and the new, cycling path starts right on the property. NO PAYMENTS BY WESTERN UNION OR CHECK! THE TOTAL AMOUNT IS DUE 1 MONTH BEFORE ARRIVAL! The area: for a diverse offering of leisure activities, there are a variety of flyers to help you explore the region according to your own tastes. Public transportation can take you straight to the heart of the Swiss metropolis of Zurich. In addition to its lakeside location with stunning views of the snow covered Alps, Zurich offers over 150 museums, galleries, cathedrals, and a zoo as well as a unique shopping experience full of international labels and sophisticated Swiss brands. Countless cafes, clubs, bars, and other hubs of activity round out the multifaceted offering of late-night options. Of course, the street festivals, like Zürifest, Caliente, and many more cannot be ignored. The rustic Baden, with its gorgeous setting, features an interesting and historic, city centre; plenty of cultural opportunities; and the unique, mineral-rich, thermal springs (maximum Swiss total mineralisation of 4450mg/l at 46.6°C, Aquae Helveticae), as well as the Baden Grand Casino and the teddy bear museum. The area: The beautiful Upper Rhine Valley hiking trail to Bad Zurzach is a great way to get there by foot or bike (PT is also available). The location boasts a hot spring, which includes the Spa Medical Wellness Center; a castle with a substantial clock collection; castle ruins; and other historic structures. In the Reuenthal Fortress Museum and the Full Swiss Military Museum, an original German Tiger II tank is on display and in the nearby German village of Waldshut, there is a plethora of antique, rummage, and weekly markets with a special, historic ambiance. The cultural heritage site of Kaiserstuhl is possessed of many charms and the picturesque Regensberg, with its castle and upper/lower forts, is worth working into your agenda. The Mammoth Museum in Niederwenningen is located directly on the road. A nostalgic steam engine travels between Schaffhausen/Blumberg on the weekends over the summer, running along the famous Pigtail Line through the Wutach Valley. You can also take a boat trip along the Rhine to the Schaffhausen Rhine Falls, enjoy a wine tasting, admire the Alpine roses, visit a cheesemaker and try some of their offerings, take a hot air balloon ride, watch an antique car rally, or visit a mine, a cloister, or the Augusta Raurica–there is just so much to discover. Aargau is the Swiss canton with the most castles and forts. Daytrips to Bern, Zug, Schwyz, Lucerne, St. Moritz, Lake Constance and Lake Lucerne, the Grindwald Glacier Gardens, the Rapperswil-Jona Rose Garden, the Säntis Massif, the seven Churfirsten and the Flumserberg, Heidiland, the tall mountains that shield Andermatt & Gotthard, the Matterhorn, Eger, Mönch, & Jungfrau, are all great for enjoying the snow, even in the summertime.


Owner
Cathrin Wichtrey
Member since: 2010
Speaks english, german, Swiss German
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 August, 2017

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Siglistorf, Switzerland

Property Type:
  • apartment (detached)
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 66 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath (no shower)
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed , Double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 single bed , 1 cot , 1 sofa bed/futon , 3 more beds
  • (4 + 1) an additional bed is available upon request. There is unfortunately no mini bar, but if requested, we can provide a variety of snacks and beverages.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • books - fiction/non-fiction
  • books - kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • games - kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Veranda / Loggia ...
  • Terrace
  • 5 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
This is a NON-SMOKING RESIDENCE – please smoke out on the terrace. A nice cigarillo goes well with a relaxing drink by the bonfire and a beautiful view of the starry heavens!

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
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66m² of relaxation between the southern Black Forest, Rhine (Falls), hot springs
average rating of 4.647059 based on 17 reviews
Austin
4

Depending on what you are looking for this apartment is nearly perfect

  • 4 of 5

We stayed for 3 nights in May as part of the first leg on a 2 week vacation. We wanted a location that was quiet and afforded us an opportunity to acclimate to the time change and provide a launch place to explore the area of northern Switzerland. For those purposes this apartment is a perfect option.

Pros- The apartment is clean and comfortable. In particular we thought the beds were amazingly comfortable and afforded our rest and time zone adjustment

- The surrounding country side is spectacular and us arriving in early may it is hard to imagine a more picturesque setting. We put about 500 km on our rental in 3 days sightseeing in the area.

- The roads in the area are easily driveable and access is good to Germany as others have mentioned in their reviews

- There was plenty of space for our group of 4 with college age sons.

- Cathrin and her husband were welcoming and helpful in orienting to the area and providing directions

Cons- The WiFi works but you have to stand outside or in the kitchen for good access. This wasn't a problem for us, but I could imagine that others might.

- Parking was difficult for us. The apartment is located at the end of a road in neighborhood. It was possible to park, but getting in and out was sometimes tricky. There were a couple of large vehicles taking up space that might not always be there. As I mentioned, we were able to make it work.

- Access to the bathroom is limited. The one bathroom is accessed through the master bedroom. If 2 couples were sharing the apartment it would be awkward to access the bathroom at night. For our purposes, we were staying with our children and it wasn't an issue.

Overall, we would certainly stay again, and given what we wanted to do the apartment was nearly perfect.

  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your efforts Ed and many regards. Because of the badroom is a roomplan at our homepage and we informate our gast, if they not one family. In the next step we want to swich the intternet provider, but more power is in 2018 possible! We are pleased, you liked our Ferienhüsli.ch Finest regards to Texas from Switzerland Cathrin, Anna & Torsten
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3

Classic cottage with basic amenities

  • 3 of 5

The scenery is beautiful in this small Black Forest village. The driving directions weren't very straight forward so be sure you have a GPS device or have a data plan on your cell phone to help with navigation. Parking is a little cramped at the cottage so be prepared. The owners were courteous & provided information so we could grocery shop in a nearby village. Great trip.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: For a better finding, we always send a plan after booking... Thanks for your visit and greetings to Alaska.
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4

Clean and Nice Stay

  • 4 of 5

We spend 5 nights here in Aug 2016 ... The house is clean and cozy ... The village is quiet and relaxing ... Germany is 10 mins away .. Where you can go for a cheaper grocery ..

Zurich is just 30 mins by car ... Unfortunately there was no Internet .. The one they offer .. you have to go outside the house to get the signal ... The host lady and her daughter ( Cathrine and Anna ) are very kind and helpful .. They were around whenever we needed something ( they also washed some cloths for us when we asked about a laundry shop ) ..

It was pity their trampoline was broken .. The kids would love it .. Was one of my reasons to stay here honestly.

We liked our stay ... So many things and places to do and go close to the house .. Car is necessary for that ..

Thanks Cathrine and Anna

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Shetland Islands, Scotland
5

Great property in a lovely location to explore Switzerland

  • 5 of 5

Excellent property in a great location for exploring the surrounding areas of Switzerland and Germany. The rooms are very clean with comfy beds and plenty of room for a family. We travelled as a family of 4 with two young children and it proved to be perfect. The apartment is quite roomy with parking outside. The owners were very friendly and helpful. We explored the surrounding areas, Zurich, Lucern, Germany, Basel, and drove the Furka and Grimsel passes. This location was great for all of these things.. There is no local shop in Siglistorf but a post office and a Bar/Pizzera. There are some lovely walks to do locally into the surrounding woodlands. I will certainly be recommending it to friends. Excellent place for a quiet break away.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Toronto Canada
5

Great property

  • 5 of 5

Nice place, clean and cozy. If you like staying in the country side, you will love this place. It is quiet and has everything that you would need for your stay. It is only about 25 minutes from Zurich and very close to Germany. We had a great time visiting different towns in Switzerland and Germany.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Klågerup
4

Family from Sweden

  • 4 of 5

This is a nice holiday home to stay in. It is in a nice village in easy reach to Zurich and to small village in germany. We enjoyed our stay very much and the owners is kind and friendly.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 10, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
22 Kilometres
Zürich Kloten
Nearest Barpub
10 Kilometres
Casino Baden
Nearest Ferry
3 Kilometres
Rhine River Boat Excursions
Nearest Golf
14 Kilometres
Otelfingen Golf Course
Nearest Train
100 Metres
Bus station to Niederwenningen S-Bahn Zürich
Nearest Motorway
12 Kilometres
Baden A1
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
'Zum Löwen' Pizzeria
Car: not necessary

Siglistorf is located in the sunny valley of the Upper Rhine at the edge of the Jura Mountains between Zurich, Baden, Bad Zurzach, and the southern Black Forest, in a diverse, natural landscape that begins right at the doorstep of the home. It is just 15 minutes to Bad Zurzach or Baden, 30 minutes to Zurich or Schaffhausen (Rhine Falls) and 0 minutes to gorgeous nature. The newly-built, bicycle path is located directly at the end of the property and offers something for everyone along its extensive, cycling tour. Horseback riding is available in both the neighbouring towns and, when combined with the nearby forest and its countless, winding roads, is sure to be a truly impressive experience. Public transportation is available for visits to the Zurich metropolis and the historic town of Kaiserstuhl on the Rhine, as well as the hot springs in Baden or Bad Zurzach, the casino, or the Swiss Military Museum in Full-Reuenthal, where one of the original German Tiger II tanks is on display, if that piques your interest. More information available at www.ferienhüsli.ch

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Siglistorf, Switzerland

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
A$148
A$1,038
A$3,411
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add A$30 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$88.99
Additional Guest Fee A$29.66 per person per night
Pet Fee A$7.42

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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