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1000 years of wine culture in Reil

From palatines and devils

Get to know Reil

Pedestrian area of Reil in the evening
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The romantic Mosel village of Reil with its lively history and wine-growing tradition is famous for the legendary story of the Count Palatine who traded his promised soul to the devil for wine from Reil. Here you will find an unspoilt landscape and a healthy climate, and you are guaranteed to feel at home in our accommodations. Rustic wine bars, wine taverns and excellent restaurants offer a wide range of culinary delights.


120 ha

Vineyard area

1100 AD

first written record



Highlights in Reil

  • Learn all about Reiler wine culture during a cellar tour

  • Hike the Moselsteig on one of the most beautiful stages

  • Indulge in regional specialities from your host

  • explore the Mosel landscape directly on the water from the canoe and boat landing stage

  • relax with the Reiler Bibade on the village square

  • toasting with the Count Palatine and the Devil at a wine festival

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