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Augsburg is an independent city in the south-west of Bavaria. 

The College town is home of the Regierungsbezirk Schwaben and also of the Bezirk Schwaben and the Bezirk Augsburg. 1906 Augsburg became Großstadt and is nowadays with more than 264,000 citizens the third-largest city in Bavaria. Only Munich and Nuremberg are larger.

The name of the city dated from the roman settlement Augusta Vindelicorum, it was founded by the roman emperor Augustus 15 bc as castra. Therefore the "Fuggerstadt" is the second oldest city in Germany after Trier.

Main sights:

  • The Town Hall, built in 1620 in Renaissance style
  • Perlachturm, a bell tower built in 1182
  • Fuggerei (see above)
  • Bishop's Residence, built about 1750 in order to replace the older bishop palace; today the administrative seat of Swabia
  • Cathedral, founded in the 9th century
  • Augsburger Puppenkiste, a very famous marionette theater
  • Eiskanal, the world's first artificial whitewater course (venue for the whitewater events of the 1972 Munich Olympics).
  • Dorint Hotel Tower
  • Der Goldene Saal
  • St. Ulrich and St. AfraŚ one church is Roman Catholic, the other Lutheran, the duality a result of the Peace of Augsburg concluded in 1555 between Catholics and Protestants
  • Mozarthaus Augsburg (The composer's father, Leopold Mozart was born there and Mozart visited on several occasions)
  • Childhood home of Bertolt Brecht

FEATURED HOTELS IN AUGSBURG, BAVARIA, GERMANY

Best Hotel Zeller Augsburg
Best Hotel Zeller is located in central Koenigsbrunn and local attractions include Golf Augsburg and Rosenaustadion. Dining options at Best Hotel Zeller include a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Room service is available during limited hours. Recreational amenities include a sauna and a steam room. This 3.5-star property offers secretarial services, limo/town car service, and audio-visual equipment. Complimentary wireless and wired high-speed Internet access is available in public areas. Guest parking is complimentary. Additional property amenities include multilingual staff and laundry facilities. This is a smoke-free property. A total renovation of this property was completed in August 2010. 
Dorint an der Kongresshalle Augsburg
Located connected to the convention center, this business-friendly Augsburg hotel is close to Rosenaustadion. Another nearby attraction is Stadttheater. Dining options at Dorint an der Kongresshalle Augsburg include a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Room service is available. Recreational amenities include a sauna, a fitness facility, and a steam room. This 4.5-star property has a business center and offers small meeting rooms, audio-visual equipment, and business services. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available in public areas. This Augsburg property has 481 square meters of event space consisting of banquet facilities and conference/meeting rooms. Additional property amenities include multilingual staff and currency exchange. 
Hotel Augusta Augsburg
Hotel Augusta is located in central Augsburg, close to Stadttheater, Rathausplatz, and Rosenaustadion. Additional area points of interest include Golf Augsburg. Recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness facility. Wireless Internet access is available in public areas. This Augsburg property has event space consisting of banquet facilities and conference/meeting rooms. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily. Guest parking is available for a surcharge. Additional property amenities include a bar/lounge, multilingual staff, and laundry facilities. There are 110 guestrooms at Hotel Augusta. 
Steigenberger Drei Mohren Hotel Augsburg
Ideally placed in a serene location and offering luxurious accommodation, the Steigenberger Drei Mohren Hotel welcomes you for a memorable stay at Augsburg.  Located on the beautiful Maximilian Strasse, the Steigenberger Drei Mohren Hotel is housed at an area offering significant historical surroundings that inspired the likes of Mozart, Goethe and Richard Wagner over the past 400 years.  All the rooms at the hotel are well-furnished with luxurious facilities to ensure you a comfortable stay.  The in-house restaurant offers exquisite culinary delights and drinks around the clock for you to cherish a gratifying dining experience.
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