Le Méridien Grand Hotel Nuremberg

Bahnhofstrasse 1-3, Nuremberg 90402 Germany
+49 911 23220

Leisure Activities


Visit the Nearby Nuremberg New Museum of Art

Creative stimuli, artistic esprit, exciting perspectives and the city's world-class museums nearby – Le Méridien Grand Art Hotel in Nuremberg opens new horizons to its guests. Unlock ArtTM is the name of an innovative program that offers free access to the first addresses of contemporary art and avant-garde.

The principle is as simple as attractive: Your artist-designed hotel keycard, together with the Unlock ArtTM-invitation that you will find in your room, can be used as a ticket for entry to the nearby New Museum of Art. Its balanced presentation of art and design is unique in the world. Furthermore, two collections of fine and applied arts are brought together.

The Dalai Lama, Gerhard Schroeder and The Beatles - the list of famous guests who once stayed at Le Méridien Grand Hotel Nuremberg is very long. Find out more about a historic hotel that has been hosting international luminaries in the Nuremberg city center for nearly 125 years.

Nuremberg and the surrounding area offer a wide range of recreational activities all year round. Located near our hotel, Franconian Switzerland and the Franconian Lake District are ideal places for your leisure pursuits.

Whether it's shopping in Nuremburg, a visit to the zoo, a climbing or hiking excursion or a visit to the nearby Christkindlesmarkt, which is certainly the most famous Christmas market in the country - you'll be delighted with the range of leisure activities on offer in and around Nuremburg! Visit our city hotel in Nuremberg to experience the city at its best!

River cruises on the Main-Danube Canal departing from Nuremberg

With a convenient location near the Nuremberg River Cruise Port, Le Méridien Grand Hotel Nuremberg is the ideal place to stay before or after a river cruise on the Main-Danube Canal.

A Walk through Time


The hotel can look back on a long history steeped in tradition, which has featured a plethora of special guests and events.

Hiking, climbing or mountain biking?
Franconian Switzerland is located in the middle of the tri-city area of Bayreuth, Bamberg and Nuremburg. In the idyllic natural landscape at Nuremburg's doorstep you can go hiking or climbing, play golf, go mountain biking or go bouldering. Visit nearby Franconian Switzerland during your stay at the hotel. It's well worth it!
Sailing, surfing or swimming fun?
The Altmühlsee, Brombachsee, Rothsee, Dennenloher See and Hahnenkammsee lakes are 30 km from Nuremburg and form the Franconian Lake District. In addition to sailing, surfing or enjoying the lakes' bathing spots in summer there is even more to do here. There are also well-maintained biking and hiking trails.
For young and old alike
Located near the hotel, the zoo doesn't just appeal to children, it also attracts adults with its abundance of attractions. At Nuremburg Zoo, where Flocke (""Flake"") the polar bear was born, you can marvel at the dolphins in Southern Germany's only dolphinarium and of course pay a visit to the offspring of the numerous animal families.
Activities with Children
With its indoor and outdoor play areas, the Playmobil FunPark in Zirndorf offers diverse leisure activities for young children. Here, on the 90,000 square metres of space, the concept of 'playing, moving and experiencing' can be fully put into action. All the young discovers' senses are stimulated at this park. Visitors can entertain themselves at the amusement park's various colossal Playmobil worlds and marvel at all the attractions, even if the weather leaves a little to be desired.
Grand Deluxe King

The most beautiful river cruises depart from or arrive in Nuremberg.

The port of Nuremberg lies directly by the Main-Danube Canal, making it a popular starting point and base for river cruises along the Main-Danube Canal, via the River Danube and out as far as the Black Sea. After setting off from Nuremberg, the cruise passes through some of Europe’s most beautiful cities. Enjoy the comfort that a river cruise offers, and discover some of Europe’s most attractive cities on the way. The river cruise port of Nuremberg is located near our hotel and is easy to reach in 15-20 minutes by taxi or via the hotel limousine service.

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Where to stay?

Spend the nights before departing on a river cruise on the Main-Danube Canal to the Rhine, Main or Danube at Le Méridien Grand Hotel Nuremberg, allowing you to be fully relaxed and stress-free when you board your river cruise. You will benefit from the central location of the hotel, directly at the gates to the historic old town, and can discover the cultural highlights of Nuremberg before setting off on your cruise. Our exclusive hotel limousine service, which has to be booked separately, will take you to the nearby Nuremberg river cruise port in comfort.

Does your river cruise end in Nuremberg? Bring your holiday to a relaxed conclusion at Le Méridien Grand Hotel Nuremberg, before making your way home stress-free the next day. Or maybe you will decide to extend your stay to enjoy the wide range of leisure activities in and around Nuremberg.

Our hotel limousine transfer arrangements for your departure from the Nuremberg river cruise port:
Overnight stay in a spacious double room
Varied breakfast buffet included
Exclusive limousine transfer to the landing dock at Nuremberg's port

We are looking forward to receive your reservation by E-Mail (reservations@lemeridiengrandnuremberg.com) or phone: +49 911 2322 613

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