Leisure tips



Possenhofen is located to the south of Starnberg, directly on Starnberg Lake. The Hostel grounds are separated from the lake by a spacious park. The park was originally a part of Possenhofen castle. Today, it is a recreational area, which is used not only by Hostel guests.
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Leisure activities at the Youth Hostel

Ping-pong tables in the garden and indoors
Table football and children's play corner indoors
Board games, balls, bollerwagen (handcarts) and canoes on loan or for rent
GPS systems for rent for geocaching (with instructions)
Playing and sunbathing greens in the neighbouring park
Beach volleyball field in the neighbouring park

Leisure activities in the area

Roseninsel island with small castle (May to October)
Empress Elisabeth museum at Possenhofen station
Steam boat tours on Lake Starnberg (April to October)
Buchheim museum
Indoor pool at Pöcking
Water park with indoor pool and sauna in Starnberg

Outings and excursions

Many different options, such as Deutsches Museum, Bavaria film studios, Olympiapark, Allianz Arena or Viktualienmarkt in Munich
Large number of cycling routes and hiking paths, with different degrees of difficulty
Andechs Abbey
Glentleiten open-air museum
Castles of Upper Bavaria, Nymphenburg palace, Linderhof or Neuschwanstein castles

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