Poggelow Castle: Your castle for rent!

Schloss Poggelow is situated in the Mecklenburgische Schweiz in the village of the same name on the castle’s own pond. From the covered terrace you have a magnificent view down to the pond. A barbecue area for nice evenings in the garden or a small houseboat with rowing boat on the pond are at your disposal and offer opportunities for pleasant hours in nature. Right next door there is a paddock with shelter for up to 4 horses – so you can bring your own horses.

You can buy food etc. directly here (but please inform in advance). From Poggelow Castle you can make wonderful hikes, rides or small bicycle tours. 800 m from the castle there is a wild breeding station.

Schloss Poggelow once belonged to the great noble family of the von Bassewitz family. By courageous, knightly employment, by later diplomatic services for the king, which reached up to England, Stockholm, Copenhagen and St. Petersburg, the noblemen of lock Poggelow made themselves a large name. This history is documented in the castle’s coat of arms.
Holidays at the castle for rent at the edge of Mecklenburg-Switzerland

In 2017, the façade was restored and repainted in accordance with the monument protection regulations. A large hall offers space for up to 22 people, for beautiful evenings and large celebrations. Next to it you will find a small fireplace room and a tea room with TV, as well as 1 larger, separate kitchen.

In the basement you will find a fitness room, a sauna, a house bar with fireplace, table football, a table tennis room and a billiard room.

From here you can also reach the large, private, always heated indoor swimming pool with a beautiful view of the garden. There is also a washing machine and a tumble dryer.

The apartments are spread over a total of 3 floors and all have their own small kitchenettes, bath/WC, and usually their own living room. By this division all inhabitants always have a possibility of privacy and retreat.

Schloss Poggelow is ideal for stylish celebrations with family and/or friends. The extensive surroundings offer relaxing tranquillity and a certain self-sufficiency, which everyone can only appreciate when they have had enough of the hustle and bustle and insecurity of the big cities.

From the castle you can reach Rostock, Wismar, Greifswald and Stralsund in about 1 hour. Or they drive to Schwerin (1 hour) and visit the old, large castles. To the beach of the Baltic Sea it is only 40 minutes.

Castle Poggelow is a place for very special and unforgettable encounters. Many guests come year after year and make this castle their annual meeting place.

Be our guest, too.

Video Castle Poggelow – so that you can imagine our beautiful castle even better!

Festivities and seminars/incentives in the castle

Marriage and Family celebrations at Poggelow Castle

Rent Poggelow Castle for your celebration! The whole castle is at your disposal for up to 20 people for a celebration that you will not forget in your life. All rooms are suitable for enchanting your guests as in the “good old days”. So a wedding in the castle, a class reunion, a vernissage becomes an unforgettable experience. Festivities in Poggelow Castle are guaranteed to be a great success!

We will be happy to put you in touch with a catering company that will take care of the work of providing you with food and drink. You can also rent tents, bar tables, etc. for a large group of guests who enjoy themselves in the park.

Poggelow Castle: Things to know

Surrounding Area



Important information for all Hellberg Domiciles:

  • Self-catering holidays

    Holidays in our cottages is holiday for self-catering. All houses are fully equipped for self-catering of the appropriate number of people.

  • Minimum period of your booking

    All houses can be booked in general Saturday-Saturday for 1 week.

  • Exceptions minimum booking (on request)

    Exceptions are made for some houses in the early and late season.

  • Prices

    The prices are always to be understood as pure rental prices. In most cases, there is the final cleaning, energy costs according to consumption. Rental of bed linen.

  • Booking fees

    No booking fees will be charged.

  • Bookings in France & Hungary

    For our houses in Hungary and France all additional costs are already included in the price. In Hungary only a small visitor’s tax is charged locally.

  • Pets

    There are no extra costs for pets, as far as 1-2 pets are concerned. From the 3rd pet, there are costs of 50 Euro per stay.

  • Billing energy & cleaning costs

    The billing for final cleaning, energy costs, etc. is always carried out on site at the handover. Payment will be made on arrival, in the local currency.

  • Deposit

    A deposit of 1,000 Euro is charged for each house – castle 1,000 Euro – country house 200 Euro. This deposit will be refunded at the end of the rental period or deducted from the consumption costs.

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