Situated in the centre of Germany, you can reach the most beautiful destinations in the region from our hotel. Allow yourself to be amazed at the experiences our enchanting North Hessen has in store for you.
How about a discovery trip through fascinating North Hessen? Whether it’s historic timber-frame houses, magical castles and palaces or the wooded low mountain range landscape: From our perfect location, a short drive will take you to the most beautiful destinations in the region. Bored? That’s impossible. With a broad range of events and varied offers in art and sport, there’s something for everyone.
Kassel, the former capital, is only 50 kilometres away. Take a day trip and explore one of Europe’s largest mountain parks or retrace the steps of the famous Brothers Grimm. With the third largest concentration of museums in Germany, multiple palaces, parks and art treasures, Kassel is known as a town filled with variety.
In less than an hour by car, you’ll reach one of the largest water reservoirs in Europe. Aside from the swimming spots set in idyllic surroundings, the 27 kilometre long Erdsee entices with numerous attractions: treetop path, wild Animal Park, climbing wall, corn labyrinth and summer toboggan run. When the water level is low, the remains of old settlements become visible, and from Schloss Waldeck you can enjoy a breathtaking view across the lake.
Good news for fairy tale lovers: Our hotel is situated in the fabled country of Little Red Riding Hood and thus in the middle of the famous German Fairy Tale Route. It is 600 kilometres long and leads from Hanau to Bremen. This is the best place to follow the tracks of the Brothers Grimm.
Ideal for a day trip: Willingen is located only one and a half hours away in the beautiful Sauerland. Take the cable car up the Ettelsberg, play 3D black light mini golf or visit the largest ski jump in the world.