If you’re looking for great places to visit in Germany, look no further than picture-perfect Lindau. This scenic town on Lake Constance is a beautiful place to escape to, especially for romantic breaks. Discover the region's rich history by enjoying a stroll through the old town, visiting historical landmarks like Altes Rathaus or marvelling at the famous Lindau Lighthouse. Plus, Lindau holidays wouldn’t be complete without going for a swim in Lake Constance or even hopping on a boat! Best of all, our Premier Inn hotel in Lindau will be waiting to welcome you with some drinks and light bites in the evening before you head back to your comfy room for a great night’s sleep.
Hotels in Lindau
Places near Lindau
Take a look at our hotels in Munich and our hotels in Stuttgart.
If you love city breaks in Europe, why not get more out of your next stay and visit other Premier Inn hotels in Germany? Our hotels in Munich are only a two-hour drive away and close to attractions like Nymphenburg Palace, while our great-value hotels in Stuttgart are a great base for visiting the Porsche Museum or the Wilhelma gardens.
Things to do in Lindau
Visit Lindau’s historical attractions
Discover all the best places to visit in Lindau throughout your stay, starting with a trip to the Old Town. Thanks to its historic architecture and charming streets, you’ll feel like you’ve stepped back in time while wandering through the town. Don’t miss out on visiting the Mangturm, the Kunstmuseum am Inselbahnhof and the iconic Altes Rathaus, a Gothic town hall which dates back to the 15th century!
Explore Lake Constance
Lake Constance is one of the largest lakes in Europe, and thanks to its size and picturesque setting, it’s easy to see why it’s one of Lindau’s top attractions. You can relax on the shore and soak up the breath-taking views of the Alps, hire a boat to sail across the lake – or the Bodensee as it’s known in German – and even go for a swim! Alternatively, if you’re looking to unwind, why not visit Therme Lindau where you can relax in thermal baths and enjoy wellness treatments?
Enjoy days out in Lindau
Whether you’re catching live events at the Inselhalle Lindau, experiencing the famous Bregenz Festival on the lake or enjoying a day trip to the garden island of Mainau, there’s so much to discover throughout Lake Constance holidays. Sightseers won’t want to miss local attractions like the Neuer Lindauer Leuchtturm or the Bavarian Lion, and there’s plenty of hiking spots near Lake Constance if you want to experience the scenery while walking or cycling too.
What are the nearest train stations in Lindau?
Our Premier Inn Lindau hotel is right between two train stations – Lindau-Reutin and Lochau-Hörbranz Bahnhof – which are both just a five-minute drive away. There’s also Lindau-Insel near the Old Town too, so getting around Bavaria during your stay couldn’t be easier.
What are the best places to eat in Lindau?
You’ll find a variety of cafes and coffee shops throughout Lindau – why not take a break from sightseeing with a hot drink near the Old Town Hall, where you can sit and watch the world go by? From Bavarian classics to fresh fish dishes with a Mediterranean twist, there’s something for everyone. Plus, we’ll be serving up some mouth-watering pizzas and light bites back at our Lindau hotel! When you’re looking for great places to eat breakfast in Lake Constance or somewhere to enjoy some light bites and drinks in the evening, our Lindau hotel is ideal for some great-value meals!
What are the best things to do in Lindau at night?
From cosy bars to lively events, you’ll find a variety of places to visit in Lindau in the evenings. Why not see a live performance at the Stadttheater Lindau or Club Vaudeville before joining us for a drink back at our bar?
What family friendly activities can you do in Lindau?
Kids will love seeing the Lindau Lighthouse – or the Neuer Lindauer Leuchtturm as it’s known locally – as well as the famous Bavarian Lion that guards the harbour. Take your pick from local playgrounds like Spielplatz an der Pulverschanze and Spielplatz Insel Lindenschanze – both of which offer breath-taking views of Lake Constance. Plus, the whole family will love hopping on a boat ride across the Bodensee!
What outdoor activities can you do in Lindau?
Culture and nature collide in Lindau, and you can look forward to soaking up some of the best scenery in the Lake Constance region throughout your stay. Take a stroll along the waterfront promenade and enjoy views of the picture-perfect Bodensee and Alps. Thrill seekers will love trying a variety of water sports, while sightseers won’t want to miss booking a boat ride for some unbeatable landscapes. Alternatively, why not take on one of the local hiking trails on Bavarian breaks?
What indoor activities can you do in Lindau?
Whatever the weather in Lindau, you’ll find plenty to keep you entertained. Culture lovers can visit the Kunstmuseum am Inselbahnhof to see some classic works of art, while history buffs will love the City Museum of Lindau in the Haus zum Cavazzen building. Plus, city breaks in Lake Constance wouldn’t be complete without visiting historical attractions in Lindau like the Altes Rathaus and the Mangturm.