A stay at the Lind Hotel will be more than just a pleasant time in an elegant accommodation with great service. You will also have many opportunities to experience relaxing and eventful days outside our hotel itself. No matter in what way you wish to spend your time in and around the Lind Hotel in beautiful Westphalia: We will gladly arrange visits to the most picturesque local and regional sights for you, inform you about the most pleasant scenic spots, and lend you bicycles to explore the surrounding area.
There is plenty to explore in Rietberg and the surrounding area – and with our select arrangements you will always discover a little bit more!
Enjoy the historic ambience of Rietberg’s old town on an extended city walk. In addition to parks and other outdoor spaces, you can also discover a wide range of cultural sights and museums. Upon request, our hotel staff will provide you with detailed information on all places worth seeing and many unique events, according to your personal interests.
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A visit to the area where the Regional Garden Show was held in 2008 is a must for any nature-loving visitor of Rietberg. Here, you will discover some real highlights of gardening and landscape design as well as some botanical rarities – all while enjoying a relaxed walk out in the open. The grounds are only a short walk from the hotel.
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The town of Rietberg and its immediate surroundings offer a rich cultural ensemble for everyone: museums, theatres, and some rare specimens of historical architecture from different eras can be explored on foot, by bicycle or after a short drive by car. These include, for example, the Kunsthaus Rietberg (Wilfried Koch Museum) together with the monastery gardens, the cultura stage modelled after London’s famous Globe Theatre, the historic Heimathaus with its ornithological collection, as well as many other architectural monuments and various sights related to the history of religion.
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The Welle public pool in nearby Gütersloh is one of the most popular leisure pools in the region for kids and adults alike. With a multi-feature adventure pool and a large outdoor pool, including slides, whirlpool and a steam bath, a lot of fun is guaranteed. In Summer, you will also find the smaller but very idyllic Rietberg open-air pool worth a visit, where swimmers of all ages can refresh can cool down and refresh themselves in both the Olympic sized swimming pool and the non-swimmers’ areas.
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Less than half an hour’s drive from the Lind Hotel is the Safariland Stukenbrock, where exotic animals can be observed in a drive-through outdoor area directly from your car. In addition, the extensive amusement park with a large selection of rides and various restaurant services provides unique experiences for children and parents alike from April to October.
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No matter at what pace and over what distance you like to explore on foot: During a stay at the Lind Hotel, relaxation and a deeper experience of nature are practically on your doorstep. The circular walks through the historic city center and various nature reserves in the surrounding countryside offer a wholesome balance to the otherwise daily stress at work. This is one of the reasons why the Lind Hotel has been certified by the renowned hikers’ association Wanderbares Deutschland.
However, if you like to move a little faster, there are several particularly interesting routes especially for Nordic walking and jogging. Different levels of difficulty and distinct route profiles challenge every runner according to their individual endurance level and personal preferences.
Find more information here on how you can hike and run your way around Rietberg in a relaxed or more ambitious way.
Do you have some surfing experience, or would you like to get into windsurfing? Then it’s time for a visit to Mastholter See in Rietberg-Mastholte! Here you can try out this exciting sport with support of a professional instructor and start learning the basics right away. Or, as an experienced windsurfer, you can simply borrow the necessary equipment and get going immediately.
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For visitors enjoying longer cycling tours or shorter two-wheeled city strolls, the Lind Hotel is exceptionally well situated. Starting from our hotel, cycling enthusiasts can reach numerous cycling routes ideally suited for day trips and as individual stages of tours lasting several days. The many different sights near the cycle routes allow you to immerse yourself in active holiday experiences and regional culture at the same time.
Many of our guests appreciate the recreational value of the Lind Hotel and combine cycling, wellness, and relaxation. After having spent the day on your bike, why not close out the day in one of our saunas or the steam bath of Lind Vital spa area. After a professional massage, your strained legs will be ready for cycling again the next day.
The Lind Hotel offers attractive all-inclusive packages, which will leave you with no other worry than looking forward to and enjoying a wonderful time. With this in mind, we have put together some meticulously arranged service packages for you, which many of our guests also love to book as a gift to friends or family members. There is something for every taste and every season! Take a moment to look at what we have prepared for you and the people close to your heart:
Use the Lind Hotel as a stopover on your cycling tour. After an exhausting day in the saddle of your bike, relax here in an elegant ambience, strengthen yourself with a hearty breakfast before continuing on the next day and let us provide you with a first-class packed lunch for the next stint on your bike tour. Combine physical exercise and luxury at the same time in the most beautiful way possible:
Available from Friday to Sunday
Price per person: € 64.00
Single room surcharge: € 30.00 per person per night
Surcharge for third person in double room: € 50.00
This offer is available on request and subject to availability.