Our hotel in Constance

Experience an unforgettable holiday directly on Lake Constance and let experienced hosts look after you.
The Hotel Schiff in the Staad district of Constance has been welcoming guests since 1272. Experience the oldest inn in Germany.

In our 33 comfortable rooms and suites you can switch off from everyday life – enjoy the fresh Lake Constance cuisine in the restaurant.
We are not a modern, stylish business or luxury hotel, but a house with its small flaws, character and old charm!

You will not be looked after by robots here, but by friendly people.

Warm atmosphere
Host with all our heart
Unique location
Directly on the shores of Lake Constance, in Konstanz Staad, 3 km from Mainau Island
Regional Cuisine
In our restaurant you can enjoy the finest Lake Constance fish and fresh vegetables from the island of
Best price
book directly on our website and save money

Discover our rooms directly on Lake Constance! Our rooms are divided into 12 categories - from the "Standard Single Room" to the "Grand Suite".

Our rooms differ in 4 different single room categories, 1 standard double room, 4 upscale double room categories and 3 different types of suites. The latter are the only ones with air conditioning. 

The superior single rooms, the superior double rooms of category A and of course the suites have a view of Lake Constance and most of them have a balcony. Enjoy unforgettable vacation days that leave lasting impressions.

Already in the morning you can let your gaze wander over the Staader Yachthafen towards the local mountain “Pfänder” far across the lake …

All room prices include our breakfast buffet and use of WiFi.

Grand suite

65 sqm 2 sleeping; 1 living room, Double beds (2.0 x 2.0 m) with separate mattresses and a single bed (2.0 x 1.0 m), air conditioner, balcony, direct lake view,

Junior suite

55-57 sqm, Double beds (2.0 x 2.0 m) with separate mattresses, air conditioner, balcony, direct lake view

Small suite

40 sqm, 2 Bedrooms, 1 double bed (2.0 x 2.0 m) with separate mattresses, 1 single bed (1.0 x 2.0 m), air conditioner, balcony, lateral lake view

Comfort double room type A

25-30 sqm, Double bed (2.0 x 2.0 m) with separate mattresses, country side

Comfort double room type B

25-30 sqm, Double bed (2.0 x 2.0 m) with separate mattresses, Extra bed possible, Bath + shower OR bath & toilet lateral lake view, 2 room suitable for allergy sufferers, 1 room with wheelchair-accessible bathroom

Superior double room type A

30-35 sqm, Double bed (2.0 x 2.0 m) with separate mattresses, Bath + shower OR bath & toilet, balcony, direct lake view

Superior double room type B

35-40 sqm, Double bed (2.0 x 2.0 m) with separate mattresses, small balcony, Lateral lake view from the balcony, country side

Standard double room

25 sqm, 1 double bed (2.0 x 2.0 m) with separate mattresses, floor to ceiling windows, country side

Comfort single room type A

. 20 sqm . 1 single bed 100x200 cm . country view

Comfort single room type B

. 20 sqm . 1 double bed 140 x 200 cm . country view

Standard single room

. 18 sqm . 1 single bed 100 x 200 cm . country view

Superior single room

. 21-24 sqm . French bed approx. 155 cm x 200 cm . Balcony directly to the lake / lake view

Hotel Schiff Constance

What sets us apart




– Cyclist friendly
– Directly on the lake shore

News & Tips

History – Overview

Insight into almost 750 years of host history. Whitecoats, Swedes, unpleasant guests, drinking bouts and a changeful history

Our Restaurant

Discover our predominantly regional cuisine. Proper craftmanship conjures up delicious dishes from Lake Constance fish and Reichenau vegetables…

Mainau Island - the top destination on our doorstep

The island of Mainau, which is only approx. 3 km away from the hotel, is a year-round destination for young and old. Not only the flowers of the island are worth a visit, they also surprise…