The region

Sporting activities

  • Jogging in the nearby 'Seenpark'.
  • Bicycle tour with the hotel´s own bicycles: connection with the ‘Castles in the Münsterland’ bicycle route directly at the hotel.
  • Golfing on the beautiful golf courses of Westerwinkel and Nordkirchen
  • Canoe tour on the River Lippe (mooring jetty directly at the hotel).
  • Gliding at the gliding airfield in Lünen.

Visit to the surrounding palaces and fortresses

  • Schloss Cappenberg with a visit to the game park.
  • Schloss Schwansbell.
  • Schloss Nordkirchen, known as the 'Westphalian Versailles'.
  • Vischering Castle.


  • Visit to the Doll and Local Heritage Museum in Schloss Schwansbell.
  • Visit to the Roman Museum in Haltern.
  • Brewery Museum in Dortmund (18 km).
  • Museum of Art and Cultural History in Dortmund: changing exhibitions concerning 20th century art.
  • Museum of Art and Cultural History in Dortmund.
  • The City of Dortmund´s Westphalian School Museum.
  • German Cookery Book Museum in Dortmund´s Westfalenpark.
  • Mining Museum in Bochum (38 km).


  • Guided tour of the town through Lünen´s mediaeval centre.
  • Town sightseeing tour: Lünen, Münster and Dortmund.
  • Horstmarer See: site of the State Garden Show (2 km).
  • Visit to the canal ship lift at Henrichenburg.
  • Visit to Lünen´s Technology Centre (Ufo).
  • Visit to DASA (Deutsche Arbeitsschutzausstellung) (German Industrial Safety Exhibition) in Dortmund.
  • Linden Brewery in Unna: the Centre for International Artistic Lighting is situated in the vaulted cellars here.
  • Hansa Coking plant: a first-class industrial monument on the Industrial Culture Route.


  • Shopping stroll in Lünen town centre (only 5 minutes away from the hotel).
  • Shopping excursion to Dortmund city centre.
  • Shopping excursion to 'CentrO' in Oberhausen.

Theatre visits

  • Heinz-Hilpert Theatre (directly next to the hotel).
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  • Dortmund Concert Hall.
  • 'Starlight Express' musical in Bochum.