Our service for you
The reception is the center of the hotel.
You will be welcomed at any time of the day and night by our friendly and local staff, who are pleased to advise you on your holiday planning.
You can also buy souvenirs, city maps, Berlin books and several tickets at the reception.
Browse in our extensive Berlin library, borrow board games or use the in-house notebook in the lobby.
You can rent baby pots, diapers and a buggy – as you live in the most child-polluted neighborhood in Europe!
If you need something else, we will help you.
We have some useful items to rent, that parents and their children can feel comfortable and relaxed in our house.
- Baby cot
- Cots with or without bars
- Children high chair and children dishes for the breakfast room
- Pot and wrapping utilities
- Buggy (Stroller)
- Children toys
- Children books and comics
- Social games like chess and four wins
In order to remind you of your stay in Berlin or as a present for your friends and family, we will provide you with an assortment of souvenirs like postcards, glasses, magnets, stuffed animal bears, small reproductions of the most famous sights od Berlin, as well as current and historical city maps (of the well-known Pharus company).
For your Berlin exploration, we provide you with rental bicycles with 7-speed hubs.
These are regularly maintained in a workshop here in the neighborhood and are equipped with two bicycle locks, a non-flat able tire and a shopping basket.
One half of the bicycles are now equipped with back brakes, dynamo light system and saddle supporting springs.
The bicycle frames are available in different sizes. One of the bicycles is also available for smaller body sizes.
The rental fee is:
12,50 € per day
10,00 € for 2 days per day
8,00 € for more than 3 days per day
Please leave a deposit of 125,00 € per wheel at the reception, either in cash or by a credit card imprint.
As a certified bed and bike hotel of the ADFC, the Hotel Kastanienhof offers setting options on the enclosed backyard for the bicycles of our guests and tools for small repairs.
At the reception we will offer you:
Tickets for public transportation
As the operation of a ticket machine can become a problem even for experienced travelers, you can buy tickets for the tram, bus, trains and subway at the reception.
We would be pleased to advise you in choosing the right combination.
We offer you a big variety as the short-range ticket or the 7-day environmental tickets.
Berlin Welcome Card
The Berlin Welcome Card offers free traveling by public transportation and benefits for many tourist services.
We currently offer the following options:
48 hours within area AB
48 hours within area ABC
72 hours within area AB
72 hours within area ABC
72 hours within area AB + museum island
5 days within area AB
5 days within area ABC
With the 3-day museum pass, you are able to visit over 50 museums and collections for three consecutive days, including the world-famous Pergamon museum, the Egyptian museum and the so-called Gemäldegalerie (gallery of paintings).
In addition, the museum pass is valid for the German technical museum, the bridge museum and many others.
Tickets for boat tours of “Stern – und Kreisschifffahrt”
Discovering Berlin from the water is a very special city tour.
For example: three and a half hours across Spree and Landwehr river with live-moderation. You will pass by the Oberbaum bridge, the Charlottenburg palace, the governmental area, the governmental building and the museum island.
If you like, have a cup of coffee or a beer on board. You can also book tours to Spandau, Potsdam or the Wannsee at the reception.
Our house has a third breakfast room, which we will gladly provide for smaller groups as a meeting or conference room.
If you need larger venues with the most up-to-date facilities, we recommend the "WeiberWirtschaft", the "Gründerinnenzentrum", where you can rent three bright meeting rooms and a spacious foyer with good service at a fair price.
More information at www.weiberwirtschaft.de
Contact: WeiberWirtschaft eG
Anklamer Street 38
For your relaxed evening entertainment or planning your excursions, you will find an extensive Berlin library with guides, museum guides and illustrated books at the reception.
Kindly return rented books upon departure, that the collection will be available to next guest.
We are thankful for any literature that is turned in to extend our collection.
All rooms are equipped with a high-speed internet connection by complimentary LAN or WIFI.
You can use our complimentary internet in the entire hotel (even lobby, breakfast restaurant and restaurant “Ausspanne”).
You will receive a login code upon check in, which is valid for 2 devices.
Kindly contact the reception, in case more codes are needed.
Furthermore our guest notebook with an internet connection and a printer is available at the reception.
We have again produced our own calendar for 2017, as this became a tradition for the hotel
within the last few years.
On the occasion of the many jubilees 2017 in our house, there can be only one theme:
The Kastanienallee in Berlin.
It is again a special calendar, due to new acquisitions in the recent past there are selected and never published pictures inside.
It is available at the hotel and at the restaurant “Ausspanne”.
As every year, the calendar costs only 9,50 €.