Best Western Plus Plaza Hotel Darmstadt

Sights in and around Darmstadt

DarmstadtDistance from hotel 4 km

With approximately 160,000 inhabitants, Darmstadt is the fourth largest city in Hesse. It is located in the south of the federal state in the direct entry of the Rhine-Main area adjacent to the Odenwald and the Hessian Bergstrasse. The title"City of Science" was awarded in 1997 and is based on a large number of universities and research institutions. Darmstadt is internationally known not least for its European Space Operations Centre and the European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites. Culturally known and therefore particularly interesting for visitors is Darmstadt for the preservation of an Art Nouveau heritage that was created in the artists' colony on the Mathildenhöhe in the years 1899 to 1914. To this day, numerous buildings and works of art can be admired on historical city tours.

Distance from hotel  4 km

Hessian State Musuem Distance from hotel 4 km

In addition, there is the Hessian State Museum, particularly worth seeing, with archaeological exhibits from the Messel mine as well as works by Joseph Beuys, and the State Theatre as the largest of a large number of theatres.

Distance from hotel  4 km

Market Place and old Town HallDistance from hotel 2 km

The market square with the old town hall is located in the heart of the southern Hessian city. The town hall square, modernly designed in 1996 with high-quality granite from India, is reserved for pedestrians. The beautiful 1546 fountain in its centre is a popular meeting place for locals and tourists. The old town hall dates from the second half of the 16th century.

Distance from hotel  2 km

State Park FürstenlagerDistance from hotel 25 km

Fürstenlager State Park - former summer residence, embedded in a beautiful park landscape. The Fürstenlager was built around 1790 in an idyllic side valley of Auerbach, a district of Bensheim an der Bergstrasse since 1939.

Distance from hotel  25 km

The large WoogDistance from hotel 5 km

The large Woog is a wonderful natural swimming pool located in the middle of the city of Darmstadt. It is open from May to September and is very popular with residents and tourists alike. It has a bathing island and is equipped with water slides and a modern beach volleyball court.

Distance from hotel  5 km

The Prinz-Georg-GardenDistance from hotel 3,5 km

Darmstadt has numerous attractive green areas. Besides the botanical garden and the Prinz Emil Garden, the Vortex Garden and the Prinz Georg Garden are also among the city's green oases. The Prinz-Georg-Garten is located in Schlossgartenstraße north of the Residenzschloss. It is a classic 18th century French park that impresses with its strict geometry and artistically designed paths and flower beds. In this beautiful baroque garden, visitors can discover water fountains and historical sundials. In front of the palace there is a tea house and an aviary.

Distance from hotel  3,5 km

Castle FrankensteinDistance from hotel 10 km

Frankenstein Castle in Mühltal in the Odenwald is a popular excursion destination and is especially known for its Halloween festival.

Distance from hotel  10 km

Castle AuerbachDistance from hotel 25 km

Castle Auerbach is one of the best-known castles on Bergstrasse. The unique view of the Rhine plain and the Odenwald is particularly fascinating.

Distance from hotel  25 km

MainzDistance from hotel 37 km

It is known for its half-timbered houses and medieval market squares. In the city centre is the Romanesque Mainz Cathedral with its deep red sandstone and the striking octagonal tower.

Distance from hotel  37 km

WiesbadenDistance from hotel

Wiesbaden - neoclassical spa house with spa gardens, laid out in 1852 in the style of an English landscape garden. Next to the red, neo-Gothic market church on Schlossplatz is the neo-classical city palace

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Frankfurt am MainDistance from hotel

Frankfurt am Main - an important financial centre and headquarters of the European Central Bank. The former home of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe now houses a museum on the famous German poet and writer.

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Important Companies int the Vincinity

EUMETSATDistance from hotel 0,5 km

TSAT (European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites) operates the Meteosat and MetOp weather satellites. Eumetsat avenue 1, 64295 Darmstadt, Germany

Distance from hotel  0,5 km

Merck KGaADistance from hotel 6 km

Merck KGaA is a leading science and technology company in the fields of healthcare, life science and performance materials

Distance from hotel  6 km

Deutsche Telekom AGDistance from hotel 0 km

Deutsche Telekom AG - Branch office Darmstadt Heinrich-Hertz-Straße 1, 64295 Darmstadt

Distance from hotel  0 km

Evonik Industries AGDistance from hotel 1 km

Evonik Industries AG - Darmstadt Site - Specialty Chemicals and High-Performance Materials Company Rößlerstraße 1, 64293 Darmstadt, Germany

Distance from hotel  1 km

Goebel IMSDistance from hotel 0,7 km

Goebel IMS - Traditional company for quality processing machines for paper, foil, aluminium foil, aseptic packaging materials Goebelstraße 21, 64293 Darmstadt, Germany

Distance from hotel  0,7 km

Schenk Process Europe GmbHDistance from hotel 1 km

Schenk Process Europe GmbH - Company for Applied Measurement Technology Pallaswiesenstraße 100, 64293 Darmstadt Germany

Distance from hotel  1 km

Thermo Fisher ScientificDistance from hotel 4 km

Thermo Fisher Scientific (formerly Life Technologies) - Company for analysis equipment and accessories for laboratories Frankfurter Str. 129B, 64293 Darmstadt, Germany

Distance from hotel  4 km