The Helenesee is one of the most beautiful places in and around Frankfurt Oder. Especially in summer, many people from Frankfurt Oder and tourists use the many opportunities that the "small Oststee" offers. For the people of Frankfurt, the Helenesee is an ideal local recreation area right on the doorstep. From our Hotel Zur alten Oder in Frankfurt-Oder it is not far to the Helenesee. Many guests combine a trip to the lake with a bike tour.
Many recreational opportunities at Helenesee
The first guests are already booking their stay in Frankfurt-Oder for next year, especially with a view to sunny days on Lake Helene. The big advantage is certainly the wide range of leisure activities. For example, you can rent pedal boats for a boat trip at the water sports center. But you can also go diving or surfing. In addition, anglers come to the Helenesse all year round. The water quality of the lake is very good, and at 56 meters the Helenesee is the second deepest lake in the whole of Brandenburg, which is certainly good for divers. There are also diving schools and diving clubs around the lake. If you don't want to dive yourself, you can take a submarine to the bottom of the lake and see the special soil conditions that arose as a result of open-cast lignite mining.
Highlights around the Helenesee
Away from the water you can take a bike ride across the Oder-Neisse cycle path make. Incidentally, there are also signposted themed routes here, on which you can see many special features of the Oder landscape. You can also play volleyball right on the beach. Around the lake, visitors will also find a tennis court and can play paintball just a few meters from the beach. You can also find bicycle rentals at Helenesee.
Of course, the Helenesee is a highlight, especially in summer. But if you are in our fall or winter Hotel Zur alten Oder or City Residence Hotel Frankfurt Oder are visiting, you don't have to do without a trip to Lake Helenesee. For example, you can go on a hike through the fantastic landscape around the lake, which is also a feast for the eyes in autumn and winter. You walk around the 220-hectare lake through pine forests that are typical of the Brandenburg region.
Lots of fun events
Events also take place regularly until autumn Helenesee instead of. Among other things, you can go to beach parties or concerts during your stay at Hotel Zur alten Oder. The Helene Beach Festival in summer, to which many well-known musicians and bands are invited, is particularly well known. Families especially look forward to the Neptune Festival, which also takes place every year. On New Year's Day, the brave dare to dive into the cold lake.