A lot has been happening on and on the Oder since 2014! In 2015 the new Marina Winterhafen was opened and since 2014 excursion boats have been sailing across the Oder again. There are already other ideas for the future to make the port and its surroundings an exciting destination for tourists. But already today you can reach from one Hotel in the center of Frankfurt-Oder very good the Marina. The port is at the end of the Oder Promenade.
The modernization of the marina began as part of the German-Polish EU project "The Oder for Tourists 2014". Sports boat owners can safely dock their boats at the 18 permanent berths. Water tourists find space here to moor their boats for a few nights. So if you come to Frankfurt-Oder by boat to stay here for a few days – for example in a Hotel in Frankfurt-Oder – to spend, meanwhile finds very interesting possibilities here.
Two boats can now also be rented. The open console boat "Luisa", which can accommodate up to four people, is available for day trips on the Oder. Incidentally, the boat may also be driven without a boat license. You can do a round in the winter harbor with the rowing boat "Tilli". Four people fit in here too. The rowing boat can be rented for a whole day or by the hour. Incidentally, there is no speed limit on the Oder. Everyone can drive as fast as they want.
Not only taking the boat to the Oder is an absolute highlight. The cruises on the Oder are fun for the whole family. The "Zefir" runs between Kostrzyn and Krosno Odrz and also makes stops in Slubice, Frankfurt-Oder and Eisenhüttenstadt. In addition to harbor trips to the next town, theme trips and other events are also organised. With coffee and cake, you can admire the beautiful area of the Middle Oder from a completely new perspective from the open deck or the air-conditioned interior.
After many years, the Oder is gradually becoming an attraction again for water sports enthusiasts and tourists. In this way, the potential of Frankfurt-Oder with its connection to the German-Polish border river is being used anew and is also becoming a popular excursion option for guests. who in one Hotel in Frankfurt-Oder is a guest can not only use the cultural highlights of the city, but also the advantages that the river brings with it. Exciting activities are offered for a varied stay, especially for families with children.