The Bärenkrug in Kiel-Mofsee is well known far beyond the borders of the district. This house has been in existence since 1648 and is run by the fourth generation today. It has a very sophisticated atmosphere. Quiet, comfortably fitted rooms with a modern interior offer plenty of space. The owners of the house have paid much attention to an individualistic and cosy atmosphere, and a special culinary treat is waiting for you in the stylish restaurant. The kitchen offers anything from rustic delicacies to an exquisite set meal. You can enjoy it next to the burning fire-place or in a larger room with friends, relatives or business partners. A huge garden in the yard is inviting in the summer. Relax under chestnut-trees and among beautiful plants while you take a rest. The near-by Westensee nature preserve, as well as the Schleswig-Holstein open air-museum or the Saunabad Molfsee make for ideal day-trip destinations. The friendly and straightforward staff at Bärenkrug will be happy to help you plan your activities.
The hotel Bellevue is located in the residential suburb of Düsternbrook and boasts a magnificent view over the firth of Kiel. It will only take you a few minutes to get downtown from here and the woods of Düsternbrook are inviting for a walk. Many of the rooms, apartments and suites have a balcony with a view of the firth. For your complete wellbeing you will find a swimming pool, a sauna and a solarium inside the hotel. You can spoil yourself a bit by visiting the hairdresser, the beauty parlour or having a manicure. During the warmer season it is possible to sit on the roof terrace of the café and enjoy the sunshine. The speciality restaurant Oslo offers international dishes.
Right across from the train station and the "Hörn" the newly built InterCityHotel offers comfortable accommodation for tourists and business travellers. The rooms are equipped with mini-bar, pay-TV, desk, telephone and the possibility to connect laptops. Separate rooms allow smokers, as well as non-smokers, to enjoy themselves in the restaurant. The menu contains vegetarian dishes as well as a selection of meat and fish. The large breakfast buffet available for an extra cost.
Molfsee, a suburb of Kiel, has developed from a former traditional rural place in the catchment-area of Schleswig-Holstein's capital into a nice neighbourhood with high living standards. The Hotel Catharinenberg is situated here. It has two stars and offers sophisticated hospitality. The restaurant is open from 6am and offers warm meals from midday to 10pm daily. Among the house specialities are eel-dishes. In Molfsee you will find the Schleswig-Holstein open-air museum and a sauna center. Westensee nature preserve is close by and offers wonderful facilities for recreation. Bicycle-fans will appreciate the chance to use the special box-rooms at Hotel Catharinenburg for their gear.
The youth-hostel is situated on Kiel's eastern banks in the municipal district Gaarden. It can be reached after a short walk over the new drawbridge from the train station. Here the visitor gets a first impression of the beautiful inner harbour in its new shape. The youth-hostel offers rooms with a plain modern interior and two rooms always share one bathroom. Several seminar and conference rooms with suitable technical equipment means this hostel is an ideal place for meetings, courses and rehearsals. Varied meals are offered and even a special diet can be arranged. Next to the hostel there is a public swimming-pool.
You'll find the restaurant and guesthouse Zur Schönen Aussicht directly at Heikendorf's beach-promenade. In summer you can enjoy the beach and swim in the sea. The hiking trail along the firth is inviting and you can either relax in nice cafes or take extensive walks. This is an ideal place for holidays, and not only in summer. Both the apartments and the restaurant are open all year, but if you wish to enjoy the wonderful view from the apartments, make a telephone reservation in advance. You can book apartments which sleep from 1 to 4 persons. The restaurant within the house is run by friendly owners and as the hotel is located close to the sea, the chef offers various fish specialities. In winter, the meat dishes are also recommended.
A 4-minute walk from Lake Dieksee, this beautiful Art Nouveau villa stands beside a deer park in Bad Malente. It offers a German-style breakfast buffet and bright rooms with cable TV. Built in 1902, the elegant Hotel Villa im Steinbusch has high ceilings and tall windows. All rooms feature pale blue colours, a kettle and a bathroom with shower. Some rooms offer access to a shared balcony. Guests can start the day in the bright breakfast room with panoramic windows and sunny yellow décor. In warm weather, guests are free to relax on Villa im Steinbusch’s peaceful garden terrace. Bad Malente’s Tourist Information Centre and Train Station are just a 2-minute walk away. Within a 5-minute walk are the Kurpark spa gardens, and many cafés and restaurants. A 12-minute walk takes you to Lake Kellersee and the town’s famous glass-blowing factory.
Located in the idyllic village of Passade, this hotel is set directly on Passade Lake. It features free Wi-Fi, bicycle rental facilities and water sports facilities on site. Modern rooms at the Fischerwiege am Passader See hotel are warmly decorated and offer bright interiors. Each room includes a flat-screen TV, and some rooms offer views of the lake. Breakfast is provided in the hotel’s breakfast room. The surrounding Schleswig-Holstein countryside is perfect for cycling and hiking. Sandy Baltic Sea beaches can be found 10 km away and guests can also enjoy day trips to Kiel, a 25-minute drive away. Free private parking is available on site at Fischerwiege am Passader See. The hotel is located a 25-minute drive from Kiel Train Station.