Where To Stay In Bielefeld, Germany: 12 Hotels & Vacation Rentals - Updated 2021

where to stay in bielefeld germany

Bielefeld is a mid-sized town, near the Teutoburg Forest, in North Rhine-Westphalia. Despite a satirical internet conspiracy that gained traction in the mid-90s, which suggested the city doesn’t exist, the city doesn’t only exist, it is home to Sparrenburg Castle, of the 12th century, several 19th-century buildings, an art museum, a botanical garden and a Gothic church, dating back to 1293.

If you’re headed to Bielefeld, here is a list of some of the best places to spend the night.

1. Charly's House Bielefeld by Légère Hotels (from USD 85)

Charly’s House by Legere Hotels is a contemporary property, with artistically designed rooms, adorned with colourful comic strip inspired line drawings. The hotel is situated in the city centre, 600 metres (1968.5 feet) from Altstaedter Nicolaikirche. You can enjoy free WiFi throughout the property and all rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV, private bathroom, hairdryer and free toiletries. You can unwind in the shared lounge at the property.


Address: Kavalleriestraße 9
Price: from 85 USD

Cashless payment available Heating Facilities for disabled guests Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays WiFi available in all areas Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Soundproof rooms Security alarm

2. Hotel Bielefelder Hof (from USD 118)

The Hotel Bielefelder Hof is a 4-star property, located in the heart of the city, directly opposite the Bielefeld Train Station. It is the best starting point for tourists interested in sightseeing and also for business travellers, due to its direct connection with Stadthalle Bielefeld, at a one minute walk away. The hotel has spacious rooms, with modern, white and red interiors. There is also a terrace bar and a restaurant in the property, with international cuisine.

Hotel Bielefelder Hof

Address: Am Bahnhof 3
Price: from 118 USD

Meeting/banquet facilities Non-smoking throughout Luggage storage First aid kit available Physical distancing rules followed Ironing service Restaurant Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus

3. Légère Hotel Bielefeld (from USD 149)

The Légère Hotel is located in a very convenient location for business travellers, as it is 700 metres (2296.6 feet) from the Stadttheater Bielefeld. It also has a fitness centre and a bar for guests to unwind. They offer free WiFi and free private parking. Some rooms feature a seating area, also.

Old Market Bielefeld is 700 metres (2296.6 feet) from Légère Hotel Bielefeld, while the nearest airport is Paderborn-Lippstadt Airport, at 47 km (29.2 miles) away.


Address: Neumarkt 2
Price: from 149 USD

Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Room service All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Daily housekeeping Private parking Cashless payment available Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays

4. Parkhotel Bielefeld (from USD 131)

This 4-star boutique hotel lies on the outskirts of Bielefeld and is run by a family. The quaint property is a 15-minute walk from Brake Train Station and a 10-minute train ride from Bielefeld city centre. It offers elegantly designed, cosy, fully furnished rooms, free internet, free parking and a wellness area, which features two saunas, a solarium, and a fitness centre.

The hotel also has a pretty park where you can spend your mornings and a complimentary breakfast buffet. The Parkhotel’s restaurant has a beer garden and serves regional and international dishes, for lunch and dinner.

Parkhotel Bielefeld

Address: Herforder Strasse 534
Price: from 131 USD

Face masks for guests available Room service Breakfast in the room Internet services On-site parking Fax/photocopying WiFi Kid meals

5. Mercure Hotel Bielefeld Johannisberg (from USD 107)

This 4-star hotel is located in a large park, on the Johannisberg Hills, overlooking Bielefeld. It is close to the A2 motorway and is 3 km (1.8 miles) from the historic market square, in Bielefeld. All its rooms are decorated in warm colours, have wooden flooring and are soundproofed. The hotel has free WiFi, free parking, a restaurant, a bar and a summer terrace, with serene city views. The restaurant serves regional German or international specialities. Barbecues are regularly held on the terrace, during the summer.

Mercure Hotel Bielefeld Johannisberg

Address: Am Johannisberg 5
Price: from 107 USD

Cycling Allergy-free room Newspapers Children television networks Security alarm Non-smoking rooms Packed lunches Walking tours

6. Airbnb apartment near university and city (from USD 36)

This fully furnished, one-bedroom, private apartment is suitable for a couple. The apartment has a separate entrance and is overlooking the cottage garden. The main room has wooden flooring and is equipped with a study desk, chair, TV, a bed with linen, an armchair and a wardrobe. There is also a mini kitchen, which comes with all amenities, such as a cooker, fridge, microwave, kettle, and a small table with chairs.

There’s a private bathroom, with a shower and washing machine. This apartment is situated in a quiet residential neighbourhood and can be reached easily by public transport as the station is merely 2 km (1.2 miles) away. They also offer bicycles that can be borrowed (free with a deposit). The apartment comes with free and safe parking, next to the house.

Apartment Near university and city
Bielefeld, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
343 reviews
Entire apartment 0 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i would have loved to stay longer i didn't quite realize i was actually renting an entire apartment
the kitchen is small but well equipped and the bedroom is comfortable
everything was clean and perfect
very clean and everythin available you need
nice clean place to stay
clean fresh and heartful
spacious and very clean
owner is friendly and flexible
the hosts were truly caring and nice
perfect hosts that we would highly recommend
hosts are really helpful and kind
the owners are a very nice hospitable couple
the appartement is located in a great place
it's a very pretty and well equipped apartment in a nice location
perfect value for money and it is just 15min walk from bielefeld center
it is in town but feels like countryside because of its very quiet surrounding
beautiful location warm welcome beautiful room with careful details and super practical facilities just perfect
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7. Charming city apartment in Bielefeld (from 68 USD)

As the name itself suggests, this charming little apartment is fully furnished and has ample space for two to three guests. Located in the heart of the city, in West Bielefeld, the apartment is located on the second floor and offers an all-round view of the city.

Charming city-apartment in Bielefeld

Price: from 68 USD

Number of Guests: 3

8. Great loft with bathroom for 1 to 4 people (from USD 96)

This is also a private studio apartment and the hosts live on the ground floor of the building. It is actually an attic, which has been expanded and creatively designed into an apartment. The bedroom is quite spacious and the decor is a mix of modern and vintage styles. It can accommodate up to four people, with a large sofa bed and two single beds.

The best part about this apartment is the freestanding bathtub. The building has a common staircase from the ground floor leading to its entrance. Go on the terrace and enjoy the panoramic views of the city.

Bi-West! Tolles Loft-Appartement für 1-4 Personen
Bielefeld, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
69 reviews
Entire loft 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
their space is beautifully decorated and clean with plenty of space
beautiful stylish quiet clean
the room was huge carefully decorated and meticulously clean
everything is clean and organised in a house situated in a nice neighbourhood of bielefeld
petra & johannes are lovely host
the host was a very warm and welcoming family
petra & johannes were great hosts very helpful and friendly
hosts are great and very accommodating
petra and johannes were perfect hosts of a great airbnb
the house is located on a beautiful hilly part of town just close to altstadt
i stayed at petra & johannes's place with two friends while attending a conference at the university
an excellent place to stay and start to discover of bielefeld city centre and/or university
this is quite a special place in an easy location
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9. Arcadia Hotel Bielefeld (from USD 83)

Arcadia Hotel Bielefeld is a modern three-star hotel that boasts a stylish ambiance. Its interiors are designed to make every guest comfortable while staying. It has three meeting rooms and conference rooms as well as facilities for various celebrations and events. Free wifi is available on the lobby, bar, and other terminals. Breakfast buffets are also provided daily. The hotel is nestled in the old town district of Bielefeld and it is directly opposite the Bielefeld Theater and Bielefeld Town Hall. It enjoys excellent public transport connections. It is conveniently accessible via the A2 and A33 motorways.

Arcadia Hotel Bielefeld

Address: Niederwall 31-35
Price: from 83 USD

Luggage storage Heating Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay Face masks for guests available Shoeshine Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Non-smoking rooms Newspapers

10. Golden Tulip Bielefeld City (from USD 76)

This hotel has four stories with rooms that feature a comfortable bed, a desk, windows that open, and an ensuite bathroom. Some of the rooms even offer a view of the Sparrenburg fortress. While staying here, you may feast on the full breakfast buffet offered at the hotel’s restaurant. Meanwhile, you can also enjoy the drinks and snacks in Leinenbar. Free wifi and meeting facilities are also available. This hotel is located near the center of Bielefeld.

Golden Tulip Bielefeld City

Address: Waldhof 15
Price: from 76 USD

Packed lunches Smoke alarms Process in place to check health of guests Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay Fire extinguishers Pets allowed Fax/photocopying Free WiFi

11. STAYERY Bielefeld Hauptbahnhof (from USD 95)

Modern and practical accommodation is what STAYERY Bielefeld Hauptbahnhof offers to its guests. All the rooms are well-equipped with functional furniture and equipment to make your stay comfortable. Also, it has a stovetop and toaster, as well as an electric teapot. This hotel has a lounge and a terrace where you can hang out to relax. It also has a concierge service for your convenience. Free wifi and private parking are available on site. The hotel is strategically located and just an 18-minute walk from Bielefeld History Museum. Other places nearby include the Old Market Bielefeld, Altstaedter Nicolaikirche and Stadttheater Bielefeld.

STAYERY Bielefeld Hauptbahnhof

Address: 69 Herforder Straße
Price: from 95 USD

Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Heating Physical distancing rules followed Express check-in/check-out Breakfast takeaway containers Lockers Luggage storage Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay

12. Stay-Inn Bielefeld City (from USD 83)

Guests are delighted by the colorful and modern rooms of this hotel. Each room is individually designed and comes with dark wooden furnishing. It is equipped with a satellite TV, a desk and warm drink facilities. It also has a private bathroom with dark tiled floors and a shower. While staying here, you may enjoy free WiFi access throughout the property. Also, you will delight in the dishes served at the on-site restaurant. Meanwhile, if you want to try out the local cuisines, there are various dining options surrounding the property. This hotel is ideally located and close to significant city sites. It is a walking distance to Old Market Square Bielefeld and The Bielefeld City Hall.

Stay-Inn Bielefeld City

Address: Herforder Str. 29
Price: from 83 USD

Terrace CCTV in common areas Fax/photocopying WiFi Fire extinguishers Private check-in/check-out Food can be delivered to guest accommodation Restaurant

Affordable accommodation isn't a dream!

The Bielefield Conspiracy might be a hoax, but there are plenty of affordable accommodation options in the town that don’t need any extra scrutinizing or suspicion! Happy Traveling! Do share your experiences & reviews with us!

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