Staaken is a popular place to head to while you are in Berlin as many of the city’s star attractions are within easy reach. Spandau Citadel and Waldbuhne are just two of the popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. Two other recommended attractions nearby Staaken are Grunewald Tower and Messe Berlin.
Berlin is known as being home to Brandenburg Gate. This popular attraction is 1 mile (2 kilometers) from the center of the city.
You’ll find plenty of unique cultural highlights in and around Staaken. Book seats for a couple of the thrilling live shows at the Deutsche Oper Berlin and Schaubuehne.
There are a number of natural gifts here as well, so make sure you enjoy the nearby green spaces. Feel the breeze through your hair at one of the area’s beaches, for example Strandbad Wannsee.
If you're a sports fan, you’ll love the iconic Olympic Stadium, home of the much-loved Hertha BSC soccer team in summer. True sports obsessives can tour the locker rooms and visit off-limits areas of Olympic Stadium by signing up for a fascinating behind the scenes tour.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, consider making a reservation close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Check out the rooms and rates at the Mercure Airport Hotel Berlin Tegel, the Leonardo Hotel Berlin, or the Ku’ Damm 101 Design-Hotel.