Paradise for water lovers

The Bergstrasse offers a plethora of possibilities for water lovers. From swimming pools for serious swimmers or fun seekers, to thermal baths, saunas and spas, there is a huge selection between Darmstadt and Heidelberg. Most of the indoor swimming pools are open all year round, and some of them have outdoor areas too. Outdoor swimming pools and bathing lakes usually open on 1 May and offer guests additional sports, games and catering facilities up to mid-September. To find out more, consult the operators’ websites, which are listed from north to south in the following overviews of the outdoor and indoor swimming pools and bathing lakes. Here are just a few examples to whet your appetite:

Jugendstilbad Herrenhalle Erdgeschoss

Jugendstilbad Darmstadt

The Jugendstil swimming baths and sauna terrace offer a unique atmosphere in which guests can swim, take a sauna and chill out. Visitors can also benefit from beauty and spa treatments, lessons, children’s birthday parties and other events.

Mutter und Kind baden im Basinus Bad

Basinusbad Bensheim

The combined indoor and outdoor swimming baths with their giant slide and variety of teaching, sports, leisure and therapy pools and whirlpool baths are ideal for the whole family. Solariums, a sunbathing lawn, lessons, a room for children’s birthdays and a kiosk round off the services on offer.

Schwimmbecken Miramar Weinheim

Miramar Weinheim

Bergstrasse thermal water, beauty and spa treatments and a unique saunascape between palm trees right next to Waidsee lake create a holiday atmosphere. A wave pool, slides, various types of lessons, two restaurants, a beer garden and bar round off the leisure experience.