Accommodation tax in Freiburg

Requirement since 01/01/2014

The city of Freiburg introduced the Freiburg overnight stay tax on January 1st, 2014. From this point in time we are obliged to collect this tax and pay it to the city of Freiburg.
This bed tax obliges overnight guests who come to Freiburg for private reasons to pay a cultural tax. Business travelers who provide proof of this are exempt from this survey. If you have any questions, please contact the city of Freiburg:

City of Freiburg
City Treasury
Phone: 0761 201-5162
or 0761 201-5161

The legal basis, the required forms and a leaflet on frequently asked questions can be found here on our homepage or on the Internet at