Our hotel zur Sonne in Bad Homburg vor der Höhe is the ideal starting point for a variety of excursions. There are also plenty of sports and other leisure activities.
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Spielbank Bad Homburg
35 min| 30 min | 5 min
The Bad Homburg casino, first opened in 1841 and reopened in 1949, in the Bad Homburg Kurpark is also known as the "mother of Monte Carlo". There is also dancing in the casino - in the CasinoLounge.
30 min| 15 min | 5 min
The Hirschgarten, which was laid out as early as the 17th century, is not only a popular recreational destination for the people of Bad Homburg. The wildlife park, which is home to various types of red deer and goats, and the miniature golf course, which is considered one of the most difficult in Germany, delight visitors of all ages, from near and far.
Flugplatz Neu-AnspachAt the Anspach airfield near Neu-Anspach in the Taunus, among other things, the Taunus Flugfest takes place. Big and small visitors marvel at aerobatic demonstrations and the region during a sightseeing flight. But the Anspach airfield is also a popular destination independently of the festival.
Schloss Bad Homburg
25 min| 10 min | 10 min
Homburg Castle in the middle of the magnificent castle garden was once the residence of the Landgraves of Hesse-Homburg, after 1866 the summer residence of the Prussian kings and German emperors and, with its white tower, is considered the symbol of Bad Homburg. In addition to architecture and art from several decades, visitors can expect a perhaps unique view of Bad Homburg and the surrounding area as well as the Taunus landscape.
1h | 30 min | 5 min
The Römerkastel Saalburg in the Saalburg Archaeological Park has been part of the Limes UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2005. Informative and entertaining events for children and adults will take you back to Roman times. A short trip 2000 years back into the past is so easy.
45 min| 15 min | 10 min
The Taunus Therme is a well-known "source of relaxation". This is ensured by the thermal baths with over 1,400 square meters of water, the hammam paradise, the wellness worlds and the sauna world. The Beauty & Spa also contributes to complete relaxation.
Kur-Royal im Kaiser-Wilhelm Bad
35 min| 15 min | 10 min
The Kur-Royal in the Kaiser-Wilhelms-Bad in the Bad Homburg Kurpark lets you forget everyday life as soon as you enter, the impressive, magnificent architecture, spacious rooms and luxurious atmosphere are already wellness for the senses. The traditional treatments and newly developed methods also promise relaxation and regeneration.
Royal Homburger Golf ClubThe Royal Homburger Golf Club is considered friendly, sporty and close to the city. Its tradition, the challenging courses and the idyllic location all contribute to its reputation. Certainly the Old Course, which is said to be the cradle of golf par excellence. Everyone is welcome - beginners, professionals, young people, and families.
10 min | 5 min | 2 min
In the best neighborhood to our Hotel Sonne in Bad Homburg vor der Höhe is another of the many sights of Bad Homburg: the Gothic House. As a former hunting lodge, it is now home to the Bad Homburg city archives and the cultural history museum.
Kurpark Bad Homburg
30 min| 15 min | 10 min
The historic Kurpark Bad Homburg, covering an area of almost 40 hectares, contains most of Bad Homburg's sights. The park is a social meeting point and the location of many renowned events, and it also invites you to take long walks and go jogging. Also a 6-hole golf course, the Old Course of the Royal Homburger Golf Club, which is considered the oldest golf course in Germany, and a tennis facility of the renowned Tennis Clubs Bad Homburg are located here. Gastronomy offers round off the offer of the Kurpark.
2h | 45 min | 15 min
In the Hessenpark you can experience the past and present of Hessian tradition. The 14th Dalai Lama even visited the open-air museum in Neu-Anspach. 400 years of regional history is vividly conveyed with the help of over 100 buildings.
We would be happy to give you further tips for excursions etc. and will help you with the planning, among other things, with our reservation service and/or at our information desk for excursions at the reception in our Hotel Sonne in Bad Homburg vor der Höhe.