neighbourhood Berlin Friedrichshain, East Berlin
Friedrichshain stretches eastwards from Mitte along the Stalinist spine of Karl-Marx-Allee. It encompasses the post-industrial area by the river and Friedrichshain is the inner-Berlin district that most clearly reminds one of the old East. Karl-Marx-Allee is a grand avenue built in Soviet style. Most of the district's life is centred around Simon-Dach-Str.
then 120 restaurants, bars, pubs and cafés are especially near Simon-Dach-Straße
and around Boxhagener Platz. Many alternative shops, from a tattoo-shop
to a 2nd hand or a 3rd world-shop... there are a lot of things to discover
even on a tight budget.
the famous Simon-Dach-Str. from the guest house at Traveplatz you walk only 10
min on foot or take the tram (4 stops). The tram stops right in front
of your door. To the flea market on Boxhagener Platz it is only 600 m or 3 stops
located between Scharnweberstrasse and Traveplatz is a very quiet side street
although it is also the terminal for one of the local trams. Three houses away,
one can relax at Traveplatz which has been converted into a park area.
Close by, one can find the trendy bars typical of the Friedrichshain area, small
grocery shops, junk shops, goth and punk shops. Hot fresh bread is available from
the bakery around the corner from 6 am. during the week, 7am on Saturdays
and 8am on Sundays.
underground around the corner to reach other popular sights including the television
tower, Berlin Cathedral, the Gendarmenmarkt, the Brandenburg Gate and the Reichstag
Building, all of which can be reached on foot from Alexanderplatz.
guest rooms in the guest house Traveplatz
rooms are in an apartment on the ground floor front of a partially-renovated apartment
block. The apartment itself has been completely renovated. There are 3 bedrooms
with laminated flooring and kitchenette and two shower bathrooms/WCs off
the tiled hallway.
rooms are equipped with TV, CD player/radio and WLAN (free of charge). The kitchenette in each room is fitted
with refrigerator, electric hot plates, coffee machine, toaster and sink with hot
water; microwave oven may also be fitted. Both of the larger rooms have a sofa,
coffee table and armchairs in a cosy lounge corner.
one of the bathrooms
1 in the guest house Traveplatz Berlin Friedrichshain, East Berlin
This room is suitable for up to 4 guests. It is furnished with two cushioned divans;
double sofa-bed in the sitting area, wardrobe and kitchenette.
1 guest 44 euros
3 guests 64 euros
4 guests 74 euros
2 in the guest house Traveplatz Berlin Friedrichshain, East Berlin
Room for up
to 5 people with three cushioned divans, double sofa-bed in the sitting area,
wardrobe and kitchenette with dining table.
1-3 guests 64 euros
4 guests 74 euros
5 guests 84 euros
3 in the guest house Traveplatz Berlin Friedrichshain, East Berlin
Small room for up to 2 guests with 2 beds, kitchenette, sitting area and wardrobe.
1 guest 34 euros
2 guests 44 euros
Prices are per room including linen, please
bring along some towels. If you wish to reserve a private bathroom, please
let us know when making your booking. If you stay only one night: extra charge
of 5 euros per person.
your booking a deposit of at least 25 % is necessary, the complete payment on arrival applies only to last-minute bookings. For people who wish to stay longer, the 7th night is free of charge.
is no breakfast offered by your host, but there are many very friendly and cosy
breakfast-cafés nearby and if you cannot wait there is a bakery at the
from the guest house Traveplatz Berlin Friedrichshain
to important places
underground and S-Bahn (city-train) you walk 3-5 min from the guest house. At the
underground is a also a big shopping center.
Mitte Hackescher Markt 12 min (direct tol S-Bahn station Hackescher
Mitte Potsdamer Platz 21 min (by S-Bahn to Friedrichstraße, than change
to S1 to Potsdamer Platz)
Hauptbahnhof (main station) 23 min (by S-Bahn S8 to Ostkreuz, than change
to S7 to Hauptbahnhof)
12 min (by S-Bahn to Ostkreuz, than almost every train to Ostbahnhof)
Zoologischer Garten 24 min (direct by S-Bahn to Zoologischer Garten)
Berlin, ICC, Funkturm 33 min (by S-Bahn direct to station Eichkamp
in 10247 Berlin Friedrichshain, Germany. Click on the map
or link to get to a citymap - service www.stadtplandienst.de;
or use the route-planer of web.de
There is no parking area management in front of the guest house, so parking
without any costs is possible but sometimes you have to look for a space. If you
would like to have your car in a parking garage, there is one near by in the shopping
center called Ringcenter.
Low Emissions Zone (LEZ) – LEZ stickers
The city zone (A) within the S-Bahn-Ring (city train circle) is part of the LEZ. If you do not have a sticker for the LEZ of Berlin city centre, you can find information here, on how to get LEZ stickers for tourists.