Hamburg, northern Germany’s Hanseatic city, is where ships from all over the world comes in and it´s Europe's second largest port. Hamburg is all about musicals, colourful cabarets, hidden nightclubs and harbour life. Be sure to visit the old warehouse district and the harbour promenade. In the night, the legendary Reeperbahn offers a variety of bars. Our hotel Scandic Hamburg Emporio, is located in the heart of the city close to shopping and attractions.
The Gateway to the World
Hamburg is a city with a wide variety of sights, attractions and a great selections of shops. As the second largest harbour where thousands of ships are coming in from all over the world this is of course one of the main attractions not to be missed. The city consists of charming and cool neighborhoods and offers a great inspiration due to it´s diversity in the cultural scene. Hamburg has many stories to tell and is a must visit city in the northern part of Germany.
Exclusive shopping and restaurants with a view
Located next to the shopping area of "Gänsemarkt" Scandic Hamburg Emporio is an ideal starting point to discover the river of Elbe and the lake Alster are within walking distance. Jogging around the lake in the morning might be a good start of the day and have a rest by the cafés and restaurants with a stunning view of the water. If you´re an early bird, take the opportunity to visit one of the fish markets. Fresh fish are recommended in Hamburg. Freshly caught sea food will be on the menu for sure, enjoy the meal on a charming bar or a chic gourmet restaurant.
Hamburg is also a shopping mecca whether you´re looking for high end fashion or a real bargain at a second hand shop. The "Hamburger Meile" is a gigantic shopping mall well recognized with its light golden aluminium facade. The old town offer countless shops and you won´t return back to the hotel empty handed.
A busy night life
The district of Sternschanze is a bohemian neighborhood filled with bars, restaurants and nightclubs. The legendary red-light district Reeperbahn has a lot of restaurants, theatres and daily entertainments as well, but is famous for its heavy nightlife. Recently the street was voted Hamburg's best street in Prinze.de.