Kassel is the city with the world-famous Documenta, the most important exhibition of contemporary art worldwide. And Kassel is the home town of the Brothers Grimm, whose marks can be found all over the place, e.g. in the nearby Brothers Grimm-Museum. In June 2013 Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe with its castle and the monument of Herkules was honored as UNESCO World Heritage. In the area of the TRYP by Wyndham Kassel City Centre Hotel you can find the portrait gallery, many small studios and galleries, the national theatre, opera house and pedestrian precinct with a number of stores which invite you to shop a while. Numerous restaurants, cafés and bars are within walking distance of our Kassel hotel. Please talk to us, we have a lot of Kassel tips for you!
Kassel is surrounded by greenery and is a real paradise for nature fans and those seeking recovery. Our hotel is just 10 minutes away from the city centre park Fulda-Aue with the Buga Lake, sandy beaches and many water and sport options. Cycle paths along the rivers, wooded heights ideal for hiking, flying and air sport activities – around Kassel there are many attractive leisure activities.
Open air pools, indoor pools, bathing lakes – Kassel has a lot to offer for water babies. Boat tours, canoe and raft trips, sailing courses and rowing clubs, the sporty find a real Eldorado of water fun here. A highlight for wellness guests is the Kurhessen Therme, the health spa to relax and recharge your batteries. Sauna worlds with aroma steam baths, hot salt springs and lots of beneficial health treatments await you here. www.kurhessen-therme.de
The UNESCO world heritage site, the Wilhelmshöhe mountain park is just 7 km away from the hotel in Kassel. The park offers a wide range of 2.5 km nature experiences, activities and attractions. One is the statue of Hercules on the Karlsberg. At night, the statue and the impressive fountains are wonderfully illuminated. Well worth a visit in any case.
The stadium in Kassel is the venue of football matches, athletics events and concerts. It is home of the football club KSV Hessen Kassel. Only 3 km from TRYP by Wyndham Kassel City Centre Hotel you can experience exciting events here.
The Karlsaue Park is only 15 minutes walk from the TRYP by Wyndham Kassel City Centre Hotel. Here you can enjoy leisurely walks in ponds and ditches. In the Park, the baroque palace Orangery is the astronomical-physical cabinet and the planetarium.
Kassel is the hometown of the famous authors of the Brothers' Children's and Household Tales. During a trip to Kassel embark on the footsteps of the Brothers Grimm. Especially in the GRIMM WORLD - opened in September 2015 - you can discover their work and their lives in exhibitions and interactive services.
The rococo Wilhelmsthal Palace is situated in the park Wilhelmsthal in Calden. An exhibition at the castle shows East Asian and European porcelain. Particularly well represented are pieces of the Meissen manufactory in Dresden. The park and the castle is interesting both for an outing art, as well as for nature lovers.
In the small fairy tale town Sababurg there are three attractions to experience. The medieval castle Sababurg, zoo Sababurg, the oldest zoo Europe and Hessens first nature conservancy area. In only 30 kilometers of TRYP by Wyndham Kassel City Centre Hotel, you can spend an exciting day with the whole family here.
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