Sports & Wellness

Movement is life! The approved Kneipp and climate therapy resort of Freudenstadt in the heart of Schwarzwald is a favorable place for sports and open-air activities throughout the year. Cycling on mountain routes of different level of difficulty or on flat surfaces, fishing, horse riding on the big Freudenstadt manège, archery, mountain climbing, Nordic walking, delta gliding and paragliding, cross country skiing on 100 km of ski runs, ski and snowboard, as well as romantic horse-driven sledge trips – the kind staff of Palmenwald Hotel will help you choose the activity most suitable for you.

The marvelous park of Palmenwald Wellness Hotel with its old deciduous-coniferous forest on an area of 25,000 sqm is a perfect place for a walk. In the park, you can take advantage of the authentic air bath, as well as of the properties of the mysterious healing stone. The highest located path with roses in Germany starts from the hotel’s park. Created in 1985 from the long-standing Rose Union Chairman, Dr. Wolfgang Berge, the two-kilometer path which brings you to Palmenwald forest has over 1000 rose bushes.

One of Germany’s most challenging golf courses - a bearer of the traditions of Freudenstadt Golf Club founded as early as 1929, is located in a picturesque park, just some kilometers away from Palmenwald Hotel.

Golf is also offered by Alpirsbach Golf Course, 17,5 km away from Palmenwald Hotel and Hechingen Golf Course, 59 km away from the hotel.

Tennis fans can use the six outdoor clay tennis courts near Palmenwald Hotel. The courts are open every day from 8 am to 5 pm, April to October.

Those keen on water attractions will have great fun in PANORAMA-BAD complex in Freudenstadt, which offers a swimming pool and pools with waterfalls, a water jump and diving facilities, children’s pools, a gigantic 57.5-meter-long water slide and a steam cave.