Holidays in the Black Forest

Get out into nature and enjoy an idyllic environment

The Black Forest is considered Germany’s most beautiful destination – and not without reason, because holidays in the Black Forest offer a wide range of ways to spoil yourself. From outstanding cuisine and fine wines, to a diversity of landscapes with a range of activities and leisure options for those who like to get out into nature, through to numerous cultural sights and excursions and family attractions. The Hotel Ludinmühle in idyllic Brettental in Freiamt is situated in the Southern Black Forest Nature Park – it nestles in a gentle, picturesque natural environment and is the ideal base for a holiday in the Black Forest that is both exciting and relaxing.

Rest and relaxation at all levels

in our hotel in Freiamt

Even if you're on the move, the activities on offer for your holiday at our hotel in Freiamt will allow you to experience a slower pace of life. Let yourself drift with us – on walks, excursions, in the outdoors or in our spa & treatment area.

Our situation in Brettental in the foothills of the Black Forest means your holiday in our hotel in Freiamt will be set in an idyllic and relaxing hikers’ paradise with woods, fields and lush meadows. The highest mountain is the Hünersedel at 744 m.

Experience nature on your holiday in the Black Forest

On your Black Forest holiday in the Ludinmühle – your hotel in Freiamt – we can offer you a range of options for getting out and discovering nature:

  • Guided hikes and nordic walking tours
  • E‑bike hire from the hotel
  • Tips and discounts for golfers at selected golf clubs in the Black Forest
  • Aqua aerobics and aerobics at our hotel in Freiamt
  • Discover the wilderness of the nature conservation area on a boat trip on the Altrhein river
    (every other week from spring to autumn)
  • Carriage rides (chargeable)
  • Tennis information and Segway tours
  • Hotel shuttle bus every Thursday to the beautiful old town of Freiburg
  • Our hotel newsletter, delivered to your room every evening, will keep you informed about our weekly programme; or please ask at Reception in the hotel in Freiamt.

Family fun and the Europa Park

Take your children to explore the plant and animal life of Brettental when you come on holiday to our familiy‑friendly hotel in the Black Forest.

Along with the incredible beauty of this natural playground, our children’s programme enables our younger guests to enjoy outdoor activities in the natural environment. Only 30 km away from our hotel in Freiamt, in Rust, is the Europa‑Park – Europe’s biggest theme park.

Gourmet and activity programme at the Ludinmühle

24Nov
Chocolate Cookery Course
11/24/2020

Ever wanted to make chocolates yourself? Immerse yourself in the world of delicacies and learn how to do it right with our chocolate tasting course! Together we make different chocolates, which you can take home as a present (200g) for your loved ones or to enjoy yourself. Start: 10:00 clock, end about 13:00 clock.

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28Jan
Salt menu
01/28/2021

Experience the world of different salts! Our kitchen crew has come up with something very special to show you the versatility of salts. For house guests this event is included in the pampering pension. For external guests we charge 68,00 €. Start is at 18:30 o'clock.

04Feb
Cookery Festival
02/04/2021

You can look forward to a 6-course evening menu, some of which are freshly prepared for you ala minute at various stations. Take a look behind the scenes and enjoy, in addition to each course, a matching wine from a winegrower in the Baden region. For house guests this event is included in the pampering pension. For external guests we charge 70,00 € per person. Start is at 18:30 o'clock.

25Feb
chocolate menu
02/25/2021

Our kitchen crew will put together a nice menu for you, including chocolate in various shapes. During 6 delicious courses you will get to know cocoa and chocolate sometimes from the hearty and sometimes from the sweet side. For house guests this event is included in the pampering board. For external guests we charge 68,00 € per person. Start is at 18:30 o'clock.

11Mar
Beer evening
03/11/2021

We serve you a delicious, multi-course menu in which beer plays a major role as a seasoning. You will be amazed what you can do with beer. A beer sommelier will guide you through the evening. Let us surprise you! For house guests this event is included in the pampering pension. For external guests we charge 68,00 €. Start is at 18:30 o'clock.

30Mar
Wild Herbs Cookery Course
03/30/2021

At 14:30 we start with a wild herb hike. Here we will collect together the wild herbs for our menu and experience with all senses. Afterwards, our gourmet kitchen gets down to business. From the collected wild herbs and other high-quality ingredients we prepare your wild herb menu.

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27Apr
Wild Herbs Cookery Course
04/27/2021

At 14:30 we start with a wild herb hike. Here we will collect together the wild herbs for our menu and experience with all senses. Afterwards, our gourmet kitchen gets down to business. From the collected wild herbs and other high-quality ingredients we prepare your wild herb menu.

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04May
Wild Herbs Cookery Course
05/04/2021

At 14:30 we start with a wild herb hike. Here we will collect together the wild herbs for our menu and experience with all senses. Afterwards, our gourmet kitchen gets down to business. From the collected wild herbs and other high-quality ingredients we prepare your wild herb menu.

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29Jun
BBQ evening
06/29/2021

An evening for connoisseurs with various meat and fish specialities and everything that goes with barbecue. Experience a barbecue evening in our hotel park in a different way with the special Ludinmühle atmosphere. For hotel guests this event is included in the pampering pension. You are welcome to register for the barbecue evening directly in advance, as we can only allocate a limited number of places. Not for external guests.

06Jul
Saucen & Co. cookery course
07/06/2021

Show me your sauce and I'll tell you what kind of cook you are - that's how you could say the well-known proverb.
At 15.00 hrs. you prepare, together with the cook, a surprise menu with 6 courses. We dedicate ourselves to the topic of sauces, fonds, etc.
The duration is 4-5 hours. 89,00 € for hotel guests (when booking our pampering services) 124,00 € for external guests including accompanying drinks (water, soft drinks, selected wines) and a cooking course present. Minimum number of participants 6 persons.

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20Jul
BBQ evening
07/20/2021

An evening for connoisseurs with various meat and fish specialities and everything that goes with barbecue. Experience a barbecue evening in our hotel park in a different way with the special Ludinmühle atmosphere. For hotel guests this event is included in the pampering pension. You are welcome to register for the barbecue evening directly in advance, as we can only allocate a limited number of places. Not for external guests.

03Aug
BBQ evening
08/03/2021

An evening for connoisseurs with various meat and fish specialities and everything that goes with barbecue. Experience a barbecue evening in our hotel park in a different way with the special Ludinmühle atmosphere. For hotel guests this event is included in the pampering pension. You are welcome to register for the barbecue evening directly in advance, as we can only allocate a limited number of places. Not for external guests.

16Sep
Salt menu
09/16/2021

An evening for connoisseurs with various meat and fish specialities and everything that goes with barbecue. Experience a barbecue evening in our hotel park in a different way with the special Ludinmühle atmosphere. For hotel guests this event is included in the pampering pension. You are welcome to register for the barbecue evening directly in advance, as we can only allocate a limited number of places. Not for external guests.Experience the world of different salts! Our kitchen crew has come up with something very special to show you the versatility of salts. For house guests this event is included in the pampering pension. For external guests we charge 68,00 €. Start is at 18:30 o'clock.

09Nov
Game Cookery Course
11/09/2021

Local game is processed together to special culinary delights. From the "cutting" (optionally from 15:00 hrs) of the fresh game animal (roe deer or wild boar) to the preparation of your game menu and the joint enjoyment.
At 16.00 hours you prepare, together with the cook, a surprise menu with 6 courses. The duration is 4-5 hours. 89,00 € for hotel guests (when booking our pampering services) 124,00 € for external guests including accompanying drinks (water, soft drinks, selected wines) and a cooking course present. Minimum number of participants 6 persons.​

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18Nov
Cookery Festival
11/18/2021

You can look forward to a 6-course evening menu, some of which are freshly prepared for you ala minute at various stations. Take a look behind the scenes and enjoy, in addition to each course, a matching wine from a winegrower in the Baden region. For house guests this event is included in the pampering pension. For external guests we charge 70,00 € per person. Start is at 18:30 o'clock.

07Dec
Game Cookery Course
12/07/2021

Local game is processed together to special culinary delights. From the "cutting" (optionally from 15:00 hrs) of the fresh game animal (roe deer or wild boar) to the preparation of your game menu and the joint enjoyment.
At 16.00 hours you prepare, together with the cook, a surprise menu with 6 courses. The duration is 4-5 hours. 89,00 € for hotel guests (when booking our pampering services) 124,00 € for external guests including accompanying drinks (water, soft drinks, selected wines) and a cooking course present. Minimum number of participants 6 persons.​

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16Dec
Cookery Festival
12/16/2021

You can look forward to a 6-course evening menu, some of which are freshly prepared for you ala minute at various stations. Take a look behind the scenes and enjoy, in addition to each course, a matching wine from a winegrower in the Baden region. For house guests this event is included in the pampering pension. For external guests we charge 70,00 € per person. Start is at 18:30 o'clock.

Your holiday in the Black Forest

Want to explore the Black Forest and discover its multifaceted natural wonders? Enquire about your preferred dates or book directly to get the best price.

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