Explore Berlin with us: Sightseeing & things to do

Your base in Berlin’s city centre

Berlin is a capital city with a unique range of cultural offers. In order to plan your stay in our multi-faceted metropolis according to your individual interests, we have put together some tips for attractions, things to do, to see or visit for you here.

We hope you will have an exciting time during your Berlin holiday or weekend break!

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Gaststätte Ambrosisus

distance: 0.1km from hotel
Restaurant Ambrosius

In the heart of Berlin, next to the hotel they serve delicacies of the German kitchen. You can get various meals from the different areas of Germany for lunch and dinner. Experience a traditional atmosphere in rustic-style but comfortable rooms, decorated with wooden figures of the 12 apostle and Ambrosius, the name giver of the restaurant. 

Theater des Westens

distance: 1.9 km from hotel
Theater des Westens Berlin

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In the heart of "City West", Berlins bustling city center near Zoological Garden station, you'll find the renowned Stage Theater des Westens with a long rich stage tradition. In this magnificent Wilhelminian building with the elegant and sophisticated foyer you will experience every event as something special. Zum Theater des Westens...

LP12 - Mall of Berlin

distance: 2.4 km from hotel
LP12 - Mall of Berlin

Fashion and strolling promenade at the Mall of Berlin

Das Shoppingcenter "LP12 - Mall of Berlin" is located between Potsdamer Platz and Friedrichstraße. For shopping "LP12 - Mall of Berlin" covers 76,000 square metres on four floors and a vast food court.


distance: 1km from hotel
Al fresco area at Hotel berlin berlin in Germany

KaDeWe ,The “Kaufhaus des Westens” (Department Store of the West) is the largest department store in Europe. Spread over seven elegant floors with a total of ca. 60,000m² sales space, a fascinating world of high-end brands, trendy fashions and luxurious love of life presents itself. You can reach the KaDeWe in two minutes by taxi or walk there in about eight.


distance: 3.9km from hotel
Exterior facade of the Hotel Berlin Berlin in Germany

Kurfürstendamm.The legendary Ku’damm is probably the most famous shopping and promenading boulevard in the city. Here you find a seemingly endless row of flagship stores and brand shops of high-end labels from all over the world.

Potsdamer Platz

distance: 2.4km from hotel
Entrance of the Hotel Berlin Berlin in the center of Berlin, Germany

After the fall of the Wall, Potsdamer Platz was little more than a desolate wasteland, yet today it is a vibrant hub of shops, cinemas, theaters, and restaurants. Built from scratch over the past two decades, this modern, lively space has something for everyone – and all just a five-minute taxi ride from the hotel.

Bikini Berlin

distance: 2km from hotel
Hotel Berlin, Berlin: 4-star-superior hotel in downtown Berlin

Situated on the edge of Berlin’s leafy Zoologischer Garten, Bikini Berlin is a bold mix of shopping, dining, workspaces, and recreation. Whether you’re looking to browse the pop-up boutiques, immerse yourself in a unique exhibition or just lean back and enjoy a drink at the rooftop Monkey Bar, you won’t be disappointed.

Galeries Lafayette

distance: 3.4km from hotel
4-star superior Hotel Berlin, Berlin in Germany

Galeries Lafayette  on Friedrichstrasse is one of the most elegant addresses for noble brands, fashions and lifestyle. Its gourmet department offers an abundant selection of international specialities.  

Hackescher Markt

distance: 5.7km from hotel
Main entrance of Hotel berlin berlin in Germany

Hackescher Markt is one of the most exuberant places in this already extremely lively metropolis. All around it, in the centre of the Mitte district, Berlin fashion is alive. Between Alexanderplatz and Oranienburger Strasse numerous designer shops and the boutiques of Berlin’s fashion designers have settled alongside renowned international labels.

Brandenburger Tor

distance: 3km from hotel

Das Brandenburger Tor  ist das einzige erhaltene Stadttor Berlins und zählt weltweit zu den bekanntesten Bauwerken und Wahrzeichen der Metropole. Lange Zeit war es eines der markantesten Symbole für die Teilung der Stadt. Hier kletterten am 9. November 1989 Tausende Menschen auf die Mauer und noch in der gleichen Nacht wurden die Grenzübergänge Richtung Westen geöffnet. Unser Vorteil: das Hotel Berlin, Berlin liegt in relativer Nähe vom Brandenburger Tor.

Berlin Wall Memorial

distance: 5.8km from hotel
Entrance door of Hotel berlin berlin in Germany

A visit to the Berlin Wall Memorial on Bernauer Strasse in the district of Berlin Mitte is recommended to anyone who is interested in the division of Berlin and its consequences. Here, you can also view a vestige of the original border fortification. 

East-Side Gallery

distance: 6.5km from hotel
exterior view of the Hotel berlin berlin in Germany

The myth of the Wall is also based upon its reputation as a canvas for artists. At the East-Side Gallery, located directly next to Ostbahnhof, you can view the painting and graffiti that sprang up at the beginning of the 1990s.

Victory Column

distance: 1.5km from hotel
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The Victory Column with its golden Victoria – known in the Berlin vernacular as “Goldelse”, is one of the city’s most imposing historical landmarks. Upon its observation platform a wonderful panoramic view of the city centre unfolds. 

Berliner Dom

distance: 5km from hotel
Building view of Hotel berlin berlin in Germany

With its impressive façade and striking blue-green dome, the Cathedral of Berlin attracts thousands of visitors every year. Alongside its regular services, visitors can enjoy concerts, tours, and a trip up the dome to take in the spectacular views over Museum Island, the Berlin Town Hall, and the Reichstag.

Markthalle 9

distance: 6.3km from hotel
Exterior entrance of Hotel berlin berlin in Germany

Set in the middle of Kreuzberg, this beautiful old market hall is full of local artisans and farmers selling their fresh, ethically-produced goods. The warm atmosphere and lively chatter makes browsing, eating, and shopping here a delight.

Tempelhofer Feld

distance: 5.9km from hotel
Door at Hotel berlin berlin in Germany

A former airport, these 300 hectares of open space in the centre of Berlin are filled with history. Today, kite-flyers, skaters, joggers, and cyclists meet on the old runways, whilst the open grass, urban gardening initiatives, and barbeque areas attract both locals and tourists.

Bergmannkiez, Marheineke Markthalle and Viktoriapark

distance: 4.5km from hotel
Entrance of Hotel berlin berlin in Germany

Filled with boutiques, cafés, and restaurants, the lively Bergmannkiez neighbourhood in southern Kreuzberg is perfect for a leisurely stroll at any time of day. The Marheineke Markthalle at Marheineke Square boasts a wide selection of regional produce. Pick up some picnic supplies and wander to the nearby waterfall in Viktoriapark, a listed park landscaped in the late nineteenth century.

Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe

distance: 3.4km from hotel
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The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe  is the central site of remembrance. This impressive and unusual memorial was erected just a few years ago in the immediate vicinity of the Brandenburger Tor and Reichstag on an area of approx.19,000m². It consists of 2,711 concrete columns arranged in a grid-like pattern.

TV Tower

distance: 5.8km from hotel
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The TV Tower  on Alexanderplatz has been the highest building in the city since the beginning of the 1970s - and is a highlight in the true sense of the word. Its total height is 368 metres; its observation platform with a revolving tele-café is located at a height of 203 metres. A must for any visitor to Berlin.

Museum Island Berlin

distance: 4.5km from hotel
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The unique Museum Island Berlin is home to five of the most significant museum buildings in Berlin: the Altes Museum, Neues Museum, Alte Nationalgalerie, the Pergamon-Museum and the Bode-Museum. This harmoniously grown complex of museums was largely destroyed during the Second World War. Restoration work continues to this very day.

Charlottenburg Palace

distance: 5.3km from hotel
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The Charlottenburg Palace is the largest palace in Berlin and a masterpiece of Baroque architecture. Its idyllic palace park attracts thousands of Berliners and guests from elsewhere for a relaxed stroll and saunter every day.


distance: 3.4km from hotel
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The Gendarmenmarkt is an architectural experience and one of the most beautiful plazas in Europe. Deutscher Dom, Französischer Dom and Schauspielhaus form a uniquely harmonious and perfect ensemble.

Spindler & Klatt

distance: 6.6km from hotel
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Our favourite is Kreuzberg’s coolest club/restaurant - Spindler & Klatt. Not so very easy to find, but well worth the search. Just lean back and enjoy your dinner whilst listening to some completely different sounds.

Havanna Club

distance: 2.7km from hotel
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Salsa, merengue and bachata music – at night, the Havanna Club is home to Berlin’s Caribbean scene. On some weekends the wild Latin-style music is also mixed with funk and house. Enjoy your mojito in an ambience full of passion and the joy of life.


distance: 2km from hotel
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The Pearl was recently completely rebuilt, and this was done in a particularly impressive manner. In this spacious club one may dine seated upon white sofas in a chic interior, observe the other guests or admire the unique lighting technology.

Victoria Bar

distance: 1.1km from hotel
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New York Times once wrote that Victoria Bar looks like a setting straight out of ‘Mad Men’. With its heavy wooden décor, long polished bar, and atmospheric lighting, this is the perfect spot for a whisky to round off the evening.


distance: 6.7km from hotel
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A bar on top of a multistorey car park? Sounds unusual, but Klunkerkranich proves that it works. Open Wednesday to Sunday, this is a great place to enjoy a beer and take in the wonderful city views. Breakfast is served until 4pm at the weekend – very Berlin!

Stagger Lee

distance: 1.1km from hotel
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Deep burgundy wallpaper, low-hanging saloon lights and a huge mechanical till all add to the charm of this 1920s American-style bar. Ring the doorbell to get into this quirky establishment and enjoy excellent cocktails made before your eyes by the talented bar staff.

Hotel Berlin, Berlin

Exterier view of Hotel Berlin, Berlin

Lützowplatz 17,
10785 Berlin,