n a steep hill overlooking the city and surrounding alps, this eight-story castle is a short stroll from the Hohensalzburg fortress.
It can be reached either by a winding, graveled mountain road or by taking the Monchsberg lift from Old Town, followed by a five-minute walk. (The hotel provides guests with free elevator passes.)
Dating to 1350, the structure was a hunting lodge in the Middle Ages, as well as an archbishop's residence. Hotel Schloss Monchstein was completely overhauled in 20...