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Coastal resort Binz with the Kurhaus

Binz[dead link] is a famous seaside resort on Rügen, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania in Germany. It features fine sandy beaches, noble resort architecture and varied lush natural surroundings.

Get in[edit]

The narrow-gauge railway Rasender Roland (Rushing Roland)

By train[edit]

  • 1 Ostseebad Binz Railway Station. Served even by the occasional ICE and IC (more in the summer), this station is a convenient entry point to the town Ostseebad Binz railway station (Q801302) on Wikidata Ostseebad Binz station on Wikipedia
  • Train station: Binz LB – steam-powered narrow gauge railway, Rügensche BäderBahn - Rasender Roland

Get around[edit]

Map of Binz


  • The enormous Prora complex
  • Granitz Hunting Lodge
  • Sand sculptures, Proraer Chaussee 15. A little pricey but some impressive sand sculptures.


  • Beach - good quality sandy beach with a shallow run into the sea. In the summer split into family section (no dogs), dogs allowed section and nudist section.



Large choice of restaurants on Hauptstraße and alone the Strandpromanada.



  • 1 Dünen Park, Dollahner Straße 55, +49 38393 480. Holiday apartments in a self contained area on the west edge of Binz. Easy walking distance to beach and the town. Ideal for families with children.
  • 2 Loev Hotel, Hauptstraße 20-22, +49 38393 390.
  • 3 Dorint Strandhotel Binz, Strandpromenade 58 (on the Binzer Promenade), +49 38393 430, . Located directly on the Binz promenade, the hotel offers 16 double rooms and 47 suites as well as a 430 square meter spa area. from €100 per room/night.


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