Corona Virus / Covid-19: Safety instructions for visitors, guests and employees of external companies

Please note the following information.

Individuals …

  • who have stayed in risk areas according to the Robert Koch Institute classification ( in the past 14 days,
  • who arrive or live in a district or city within the Federal Republic of Germany or other states in which, according to the Robert Koch Institute, the number of new infections per 100,000 inhabitants is greater than 50 in the last seven days before arrival.
  • who had closer contact with a person who has been diagnosed with Corona / Covid-19 (e.g. direct colleague or person living in the same household),
  • with corona virus symptoms (e.g. fever, breathing problems),

are not allowed to enter the Max Planck House. Current travel and quarantine regulations apply when entering Germany

Wearing a mouth-nose protection is mandatory in all common spaces (including corridors and toilets) and if a minimum safe distance of 1.5 m cannot be maintained.

We ask you to respect this in order to protect the health of our employees and the safety of our institutes.

The reception is currently regularly open on working days monday - thursday from 9:00 - 11:00 am.

Thank you very much.


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Room reservation form

Single rooms

59 € / night

Our 9 single rooms are all located on the 1st floor, with a view of the garden and the Schwäbische Alb mountains.

  • 12-14 square meters
  • mini-refrigerator
  • desk
  • bathroom with shower / WC


69 € / night

Our 3 apartments have a small kitchen with a refrigerator, and a bathroom with shower / WC.

  • approx. 25 square meters
  • 2 apartments with garden entrance
  • 1 apartment on the 1st floor with a larger kitchen
  • the apartments can be equipped for a second person (add. charge)

Double room

92 € / night

Our mini-suite on the 1st floor with view, consists of a bedroom, a living room and bathroom with shower / WC.

  • double bed
  • fold-out couch bed for up to 2 additional persons
  • 30 square meters
  • mini-refrigerator

We look forward to your visit!

Important Information for our Guests

The rooms are cleaned daily on weekdays, and the towels are exchanged as needed.

On weekends there is no service in the house, but upon request we will be glad to provide you with a prepared breakfast tray. In the basement you will find vending machines with a large selection of snacks as well as in Café Max where you also find a coffee machine. You have access there with your "Gästekarte". On the first floor you will find an equipped kitchen for your free use.

Breakfast begins on weekdays at 7.30 a.m. in our canteen.

Please note the instructions on payment. Attached to your key there is a Card, to which you can download credit at the automats in the entrance with banknotes. At our cash desks and automats you can only pay by this card.

Common Infrastructure

A common kitchen is available to all guests for their own use (stove, oven, microwave, water heater). A computer workstation with a printer is also available. 



For stays of 14 days or more, we offer a discount with limited cleaning service – please speak to our information personnel about this.

For MPI employees there are simple rooms with a shared bath, which can be rented for 1-3 months at reduced prices. In exceptional cases, we can also rent out rooms which become available at short notice to external renters. Speak to us if you are interested.

Reservation Inquiries

With this form you can send a reservation inquiry for a guest room in the Max Planck House. This is non-binding until we confirm it.

You will automatically receive a copy of this inquiry by e-mail.

Room reservation

1. Type of room desired
2. Personal data
3. Payment

* Must be filled in



No service on weekends and holidays!

Since breakfast is offered only on weekdays beginning at 7:30 a.m., with prepayment you may order a breakfast tray for early departures or for weekends/holidays, until Friday or the previous weekday at 10 a.m.

For questions or information on reservations, please call our Reception at: Tel. 07071 601-765 or send us an e-mail.