Leisure tips

Discover the sports park Wedau.

Leisure facilities in the youth hostel

The youth hostel not only provides an on-site sports hall, it offers a lot for playing, fun and a companionable get-together as well. :

  • bistro
  • gym room*
  • sauna*
  • on-site sports hall*
  • five-a-side with artificial grass pitch*
  • 2 beachvolleyball courts
  • Basketball
  • 2 ping-pong tables
  • Table football
  • barbecue area
  • disco*
  * these offers are fee-required. You will find the costs per offer on the site “prices“.

Leisure facilities in the vicinity

The surrounding of the youth hostel is offering a lot especially for people looking for rest and relaxation and those ones like to be active. The Sportpark Duisburg with its 200 hectare huge area is one of the biggest in Germany and guarantees sporting guests a lot of variety. The Six-Lake-District, the most important recreation area in the Greater Duisburg Area, is offering outdoor pools and aquatic sports of any kind, but biotopes and a huge biodiversity, inviting for a long walk in the nature, as well. You`re keen on sports, but more as a spectator? Enquire about sports events in Duisburg already before the start of your journey! Due to the proximity to the “Schauinsland Reisen-Arena“, a regatta course and an indoor ice rink consistently sports events are hold nearby the youth hostel.

Trips & excursions

Duisburg is a vibrant hub for industry, culture, education and sports- in just 20 min.you will reach the city with all its attractions. Especially the world`s largest inland harbour, which area was reconstructed into an attractive urban quarter, is worth a visit. Beside restaurants and shops you will find the “Küppermühle“, which nowadays is containing an extensive art collection, as well as  the historical city- and culture museum, which will take you on an unique time travel. You are in Duisburg with the entire family? Then visit the world-famous zoo or embark on a discover tour into the landscape park Duisburg-Nord. The previous industrial area is nowadays an event-centre on the “route of the industrial culture“. Formerly smoking smokestacks are combined with the nature to an unique scenery with action potential: climb in the old ore bunkers, crest a blast furnace or dive in the gasometer. The huge adventure playground is especially nice for the wee visitors. Shopping fans will reach in just 30 min. the CENTRO Oberhausen with its countless shops and also Düsseldorf with its popular shopping-mall, the “Kö“, is reachable fast.

  • set sails: Six-Lake-District (3 km.)

  • animally good: Zoo Duisburg (4 km.)

  • enjoy culture: inner harbour Duisburg (5 km.)

  • viewing art: museum “Küppermühle“ (5,5 km.)

  • Europe`s biggest inland harbour: Rhein-Ruhr-Hafen Duisburg ( 8 km.)

  • action in front of blast furnace scenery: landscape park Duisburg-Nord (11 km.)

  • industry live: “route of the industrial culture“

  • shopping&experience: CENTRO Oberhausen (approx 45 min. by public transport)

  • submerge: Sealife Oberhausen (approx. 45 min. by public transport)

  • up to more Rhine-culture? Düsseldorf and Cologne (25 km., 62 km.)      

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