It became famous far beyond the region for an attraction that raised the pulse of many racing fans: The Solitude racetrack, with a "S" bend right in front of the hotel that was nothing short of notorious.
The Rallys still take place annually. Start is from the hotel.
In the north of Stuttgarts district Vaihingen.Quiet at the edge of forest,local recreation area with 3 lakes within walking distance,as well as Solitude castle.
From Munich/ Singen:
Leave the motorway A8 at the exit Autobahnkreuz Stuttgart to direction Stuttgart onto the A831/ B14. Follow the A831/ B14 to the round-about Schattenring. Take the third exit to direction Magstadt/ Büsnau. After nearly 2 km turn left towards Büsnau/ Sindelfingen. The hotel is situated on the right side in the s-line curve.
From Karlsruhe/ Heilbronn:
Leave the motorway A8 or A81 at the Autobahnkreuz Stuttgart, exit Leonberg. Turn right at the traffic lights in direction Stuttgart. After nearly 6 km turn right towards Büsnau/ Magstadt. The hotel is situated on the right side in the s-line curve.
From train station Stuttgart or airport
From both directions take the S- Bahn (urban railway) line 1,2 or 3 to Vaihingen BAHNHOF. From there take the bus line 81 to Büsnau. Get off at the station Am Schattwald. From there carry on walking to the end and cross the street with the underground tunnel at the traffic lights. Turn to the right, stay on the path through the wood (about 200 meters) parallel to the street. The way leads directly to the entrance of the hotel.
After 8pm we recommend to take a taxi.
Only from the main train station with the underground train S1, S2 or S3.2,3) to station University-Vaihingen, change to Bus no.84 or 92 to station AM SCHATTWALD,right behind the undercrossing,300 m footpath.
(Please be informed that the footpath is unlighted and leads by a forest) on weekend and after 20.00 o'clock we recommend a taxi to you.