Guest houses (

This service 'Guest houses' is coverd by the EU Service Directive.

This service includes the mostly short-term accommodation of guests (by the day or week). It includes the accommodation in furnished accommodations such as guest rooms accessible to everyone. The units classified hereunder offer daily making-up of the beds and cleaning of the rooms and sell foods and beverages to house guests only.

This service does not include:

  • Provision of houses and furnished or unfurnished apartments for longer-term use, normally on a monthly or yearly basis (see Section 68)

Source: Statistisches Bundesamt

  • Beherbergungsbetriebe mit Bewirtung (insbesondere Frühstück) für Hausgäste; Beherbergungsstätten
  • Beherbergungsstätten (Pensionen)
  • Fremdenpensionen
  • Kurheime, als Pensionen betrieben
  • Pensionen