Bad Bramstedt

Quiet hotel location at the heart of the spa gardens

Tryp by Wyndham Bad Bramstedt Hotel is situated in the midst of the Bad Bramstedt spa gardens. Enjoy the natural calm of the spa gardens just outside our hotel with the Kneipp facility, Nordic walking routes and the "Garten der Sinne" (Garden of the Senses). The spa town of Bad Bramstedt is famous for its water cures, health baths and air and light therapy. Weekly markets and flea markets in the city centre are popular meeting places, along with many attractive dance bars, cafés, skittle and bowling alleys. The Theater des Kurhauses offers a diverse cultural programme.

Bike tours and hikes in the fresh air

The gentle hills of the river landscape is ideal for long walks hikes and bike tours. Two well-known hiking routes, the Ochsenweg and the Mönchsweg, go through Bad Bramstedt. The Mönchsweg takes you through the Mönkloher Forst forest, where you can find an enchanting woodland chapel.

Lush meadows, ancient forests and sweet riverside landscapes 

The riverside area at the "green heart" of Schleswig Holstein is an insider tip for leisure activities. Here you can meet friendly people, unwind and recharge your batteries actively surrounded by nature. The beautiful region is ideal for a family holiday far off the beaten track. Below we have a put together a few tips for your leisure programme. Do not hesitate to contact us for more information! Contact

Tips for leisure activities

Tours through the Wattenmeer national park, http://www.rahder.de/

  • Large range of leisure activities at the hotel: Wellness area with a pool, skittle and bowling alley, billiards
  • 16 circular hiking routes totalling 140 km (maps upon request from the hotel)
  • Cycle routes right through Northern Germany to Denmark
  • Riding, hiking route network with 400 km of signposted routes (maps upon request from the hotel)
  • Eekholt Wildlife Park: Spanning 67 ha, over 700 animals and over 100 types of plants in their natural habitat, approx. 11 km away, http://www.wildpark-eekholt.de
  • Dodenhof shopping centre with a play paradise (clothes, furniture, interior decoration)
  • Funarena Henstedt Ulzburg, http://funarena.info/

Golf 

Sport 

  • Hartenholm airfield: Perfect balloon rides, parachuting and sightseeing flights - 13 km
  • Bad Bramstedt Tennis Club with outdoor and indoor pitches: approx. 800 metres, www.tennis-badbramstedt.de  
  • Fishing, canoeing is also close to the hotel - more information is available from Bad Bramstedt Tourist Office, www.bad-bramstedt.de/
  • Holstentherme water park in Kaltenkirchen 10 km, www.holstentherme.de
  • Kaltenkirchen high rope climbing course 10 km

Tips on local attractions

 

Bad Bramstedt (Roland city) castle – 0.8 km

The gatehouse was a gift from the Danish king Christian IV. to his mistress Wiebke Kruse; construction on the actual castle was terminated due to disrepair.

Maria-Magdalena church – 1 km

The town of Bad Bramstedt centres around the Maria Magdalena church located on a small hill. The building was constructed in the 13th century.

Alte Wassermühle (Old Water Mill) –  0.8 km

The history of the Bramstedt water mill can be traced back to 1546. From 1633 to 1698, the mill belonged to the Bramstedt noble manor and it was run independently up to the 20th century. In 1968, the main building of the mill was destroyed. The residential house is still lived in today.

The story of Wiebke Kruse (Wiebke Kruse Fountain) – 1 km

The sculpture of Wiebke Kruse is a reminder of a romantic love story: As the Danish king Christian IV rode through Bramstedt in 1625, he saw the young Wiebke Kruse washing clothes by the wayside and fell in love with her immediately. Wiebke Kruse became his mistress and they had two children together. In 1995, the artist blacksmith Alfred Schmidt created the sculpture which is designed to capture the image King Christian saw on his visit.

The Roland statue – 0.8 km

The symbol of the city: The Roland was a symbol of fair market trading and merchants concluded contracts under it. In the case of disputes, legal decisions were taken under his sword. The stone Roland made of sandstone dates back to 1693.

Kalkberg Bad Segeberg with mountain chalk caves and the Karl May Festival - 32 km

Prison meal at the Gallery Café at the Rantzau Schlossgefängnis "prison castle" in Barmstedt - 22 km