Panoramic view from the pier in BINZ

Panoramic view from the pier in BINZ

The Binzer Seebrücke is the second-longest pier of Rügen with 370 m. Here overlooking the well-known Kurhaus BINZ. More»

View of the Schmachter Lake and the Park of the senses

View of the Schmachter Lake and the Park of the senses

The Schmachter see is a 135 Hectares large lake. He is only 700 metres from the beach in BINZ. The peaceful atmosphere is relaxing. More»

The resort architecture in BINZ

The resort architecture in BINZ

The famous white bath architecture with the curved balconies is characteristic of the coastal resorts on Rügen. Elegant, playful, simply classy. More»

Beach in BINZ

Beach in BINZ

The fine sandy beach in BINZ is par excellence the attraction. The stone free and 5 km-long beach is guarded and has lots of stairways. More»


BINZ auf Rügen: Baltic Sea holiday

The largest Baltic Sea resort of Rügen: Holiday with lots of charm

seaside resort of binz
The Ostseebad BINZ is situated in the Federal State of Meckenburg-Vorpommern in northeastern of Germany on Rügen, the largest island of Germany. It is by far the largest and most popular Baltic Sea resort of Rügen. The nationally recognized seaside lies the Rügen on the South East Coast. Nestled between the Granitz (= Forested area in a southerly direction), the Prorer Wiek North, of course bordering the place in the West to the Baltic Sea Schmachter Lake and to the East.

The Baltic Sea resort is truly a visitor magnet

Hardly a visitor passes this famous seaside. Not only the many local businesses & Boutiques, Restaurants & Cafes, Bed and breakfast & Hotels, Apartments & Holiday homes, but also the endless fine sandy beach, the always lively boulevard, the white villas of Baederarchtektur are just a few highlights of BINZ. If only a day trip, a short trip over the weekend or a longer holiday, the numerous recreational- and there are active offers, the Baltic Sea resort have made so famous.

Beach by BINZ

The white sandy beach

Highlight: The Sea Bridge

BINZ has another attraction with its 370 m long Pier, that is visited by both guests and locals like to. The Lake bridge traditional history, who is told again and again.

Seebrücke in Binz

The 370 m long Pier

Lots of action in BINZ

Every year, When Rügen awakens from its winter slumber, held numerous events. Held in the summer months almost daily open air concerts in the Spa square in front of the Kurhaus. The appointment calendar is especially filled in May with its annually recurring events. In addition to the traditional to Baden of the locals and guests on the 1st of may, is the Rügenclassics a few days later – Vintage car rally from here instead. Also sporting events, as the half marathon and the Ironman 70.3 now belong to the standard range of seaside resort.

The Schmachter Lake

The Schmachter see is located just 700 metres from the sandy beach. He convinces with a beautiful environment and clear water. The Lake is approximately 135 Large hectares and is edged with reeds. It's accompanied by quieter. For this reason is called the well-developed shore area of Lake “Park of the senses”, a remnant of the IGA Rostock branch. Here you'll find the well-deserved quiet and can be calm and relaxed to go the day or at the end of.

Schmachter See

Schmachter see

The village of Prora

In the direction of nörtlicher is located the village of Prora, known for the longest building in the world, the KdF Prora (“Strength through joy”). This should once 20.000 Vacationers can spend at the same time your holidays. A further highlight in Prora is the Treetop path of natural heritage Centre (Nezr) on the old Forester's House in Prora. Here you have a beautiful view over the Baltic Sea and the island of Rügen.

Historic BINZ

The seaside was for years only a nearly forgotten fishing village, to 1318 first documentary mention under the name Byntze, up to 1830 the Prince Malte to Putbus there to bathe his guests left. Thus began the economic upturn for BINZ with its ups and downs. Today it belongs to one of the most beautiful seaside resorts of Rügen. Thereby we also compare BINZ and Sellin. It is nowhere, whether you rather need the excitement and action on vacation on Rügen or prefer looking for rest and relaxation with the family, is something for everyone in BINZ.