FAQ - holiday houses Lübeck ABC – ancient cottage next to the cathedral

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ancient cottage alphabet / FAQ

index of frequently asked questions

We arranged the most important information in this small lexicon to offer you a real relaxing stay in Lübeck right from the beginning:


arrival- and departure
Arrival can be on any day of the week. Houses are ready for occupancy at 3 pm. Departure should be until 10 am. Special arrangements can be made according to prior agreement. The house´s keys have to be picked up at the reception of the Marienkrankenhaus, Parade 3 in Lübeck.


The central swimming bath is in the Schmiedestraße and only some minutes to walk to from the ancient cottages. It is really suitable for a swim on cold days. On warm summer days we recommend the nice open air baths at the river Wakenitz. One highlight could also be a trip to the seaside. The Baltic Sea is only a 30 minutes drive away.

Baltic Sea
The Baltic Sea is reachable within a 30 minutes car drive.

Bedclothes are provided and can be exchanged on request which is included in the price.

bus and train
Directly next to the train station you find the buses. You can catch several bus lines into town. The best ones are line 6, 7 and 9 which lead you directly to bus stop Mühlenstraße in front of C&A. The ancient cottages are right around the corner.


The ancient cottages are directly in the middle of Lübeck´s city. All sightseeing spots are within walking distance.

We arrange the cleaning in the end of your stay. It´s included in the price of your stay.

The main cinema called “Cinestar Stadthalle” is only some walking minutes away from your ancient cottage. For further information have a look at www.cinestar.de.


Only cottages 6 and 8 are provided with a dishwasher. Further information you´ll get on request.


first aid
Plasters and further material to treat small wounds are in the bathroom.


general safety
Please close all the windows and doors when you leave the house.


house improvements
If you have some ideas we might make your stay in the ancient cottage even more relaxed or more convenient, please let us know.


information material
You find lots of information like maps, tourist guides or a list of restaurants in the living room.


Use the wonderful footpaths along the river Trave or the channel around Lübeck to improve your circulation.


If you like to spend your wedding anniversary or birthday with us, we will surprise you with a nice present. Just let us know before you arrive.


The manuals of the devices are in the kitchen´s drawer.


Our cottages are only for non-smokers, but you have a nice place to sit in the backyard where smoking is allowed.


Sorry, it´s not allowed to bring pets. Please, take care for those people who may suffer of allergies.

One free car park is available with every house. The entrance is next to the parking lot “Fegefeuer”.


restrooms / toilets
Do not throw any material like sanitary tampons or rubbish into the toilet. There is a dustbin in every bathroom.


All kinds of shopping possibilities are located in the city centre. The very big shopping malls are in the outskirts of Lübeck.


The bathroom is provided with towels. (inclusive)

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At last
we wish you to have convenient and relaxing days in Lübeck. Hopefully we answered all of your questions. If there is something else on your mind we have not answered yet, don´t hesitate to contact us.

Gallery / impressions

Have you known?

The romantic ancient cottages (in the street Fegefeuer) belong to the Kath. Marien-Krankenhaus Lübeck gGmbH.

If you need a convenient accomodation for your family or friends during your stay in the Kath. Marien-Krankenhaus, please contact us. We appreciate to help you.