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Maik Meid
Maik Meid

Renaissance Bochum Hotel

Wind down with a bottle of bucket-chilled Champagne Veuve Clicquot at Franklin’s Pianobar.

Experience the surprising cultural hub of Bochum. Our hotel in the heart of North-Rhine Westphalia has everything to guarantee a relaxing stay whether you’re here for business or leisure. The hotel boasts 10 function rooms, complete with everything you’d need for a solid day’s work. After hours, enjoy a drink at our famous Franklins Piano Bar or the local cuisine at our in-house restaurant. Local Navigator Ilka will let you in on all the secrets of this lesser-known part of Germany, including the many cultural and historic hot spots throughout the town.

The amenities

  • Plush Bedding
  • Personal Navigator
  • JOYA NYC fragrance
  • Multi-Cultural Cuisine
  • Fitness Center
  • Sauna
  • Shoe Shine
  • Piano Bar
Full hotel details

Kosmetik Beauty and Wellness

This specialty shop sells the very best in best lotions. The owners are very willing to help you find what is best for your skin!
Kosmetik Beauty and Wellness is a cutting-edge store that sells unique lotions, moisturizers and various other skin products.. The product range is specialized in skin care, anti-aging and skin renewal. The professionals advise you extensively, which is the most suitable product for any skin condition. Pamper yourself with one of the treatments and feel the difference.
Address:Clemensstr. 7, Bochum, 44789
phone:+49 234 3253030

Tierpark Bochum

This popular attraction features a variety of animals – the meerkats always draw a crowd. Rare fossils are also on display.
Located in the heart of the city, Tierpark Bochum is a fantastic place to visit for a day of fun with the whole family. There is an extensive collection of over 350 animal species in this zoo, including fish and amphibians in the aquarium, as well as a fascinating collection of fossils. The fossils are from the Jurassic period and some are around 150 million years old. Don't miss the sensational meerkats!
Address:Klinikstr. 49, Bochum, 44791
phone:+49 234 95029


Selling a wide variety of toys for children of all ages.
Brummbaer offers wide range of toys, satisfying the wishes of little ones while also giving joy to the parents. The presentation of our products in a "feel-good atmosphere” makes a visit here an unforgettable experience.
Address:Brückstraße 27-29, Bochum, 44787
phone:+49 234 64215


The Schauspielhaus is one of the most renowned German theaters.
This famous theater is renowned for its productions of works by famous directors with outstanding actors and the unique 1950s architecture of the building itself. Memorable nights at the theatre are guaranteed when you see a show here.
Address:Königsallee 15, Bochum, 44789
phone:+49 234 3333 5555
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Café Ferdinand

The outdoor seating is popular during the warmer months – enjoy a glass of wine or a cocktail while watching the crowds go by!
Amidst the busy life of Bochum, Cafe Ferdinand is a delightful eatery that will give you a change of atmosphere. Relax with a cup of their macchiato or a glass of fine wine as you read the newspaper or simply watch busy streets full of people. They also serve delicious Mediterranean cuisine.
Address:Ferdinandstr. 44, Bochum, 44789
phone:+49 234 301401
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The first address for gourmets and lovers of Italian and international wines.
Local gourmets and wine-lovers rave about Bassano. Here they serve classic Italian cuisine of the highest quality in a very welcoming atmosphere.
Address:Hellweg 28-30, Bochum, 44787
phone:+49 234 338853


Despite the limited collection, the cozy little boutique manages an excellent range of uniquely arty and cute souvenirs and home accents.
Explore the intimate and welcoming setting in this small shop with its variety of artistic objects. The owners Barbara and Anke, trained artists themselves, have a keen eye for the quirky and unique finds and constantly expand their collection.
Address:Alte Hattinger Str. 15, Bochum, 44789
phone:+49 234 3 60 02 00


Gaze at the mysterious stars out in space at this fantastic observatory and research center.
If you're looking forward to some space-themed excitement, visit the Institut fur Umwelt und Zukunftsforschung. This extraordinary local observatory is beautiful and features some amazing exhibitions about space history, along with numerous exhibits documenting space travel. This truly revolutionary observatory is popular with locals and tourists alike.
Address:Blankensteiner Str. 200, Bochum, 44797
phone:+49 234 579890

Fashion Moda Hype Gallery

Make a statement with the superb collection of funky street and sportswear.
The Hype Gallery is a trendy shop. The selection here is very impressive and you can expect all popular brands. You will find a huge shoe and sneaker collection. Look for exhibition pieces and sales - it's the the best way to find something unique. A short trip over here and you will be dressed hip and trendy.
Address:Rechener Str. 2a, Bochum, 44787
phone:+49 234 911 7338

El Toro

This restaurant prides itself in serving the best cuts of beef in town. Their homemade steak sauce is delicious and a must-try.
When in Bochum and craving a juicy steak, El Toro is where you should go. It's a no fuss, unpretentious diner that focuses on serving its patrons with only the best. Whether you like your steak medium, rare or well-done, the staff at El Toro will make sure you get it exactly as you desire. Their T-Bone steak is highly recommended.
Address:Kreuzstr. 3, Bochum, 44787
phone:+49 234 13801

Railway Museum

Part of Germany's Industrial Heritage Trail, there are over 200 railroad exhibits at this old locomotive depot.
No matter what age you are, you'll be fascinated by a steam engine train; there's a certain charm about them that never gets old. The Eisenbahnmuseum Bochum is open to the public so that everybody can enjoy the wonders of this historic railway. Inside the museum, there is a space dedicated to the display of 14 vintage railcars and engines. There are guided tours conducted at the museum on a regular basis.
Address:Dr. C. Otto Str. 191, Bochum, 44879
phone:+49 234 49 2516

Straetlingshof Restaurant

Though it's nestled within one of the city's oldest buildings, the food served here is modern.
Stratlingshof offers alfresco dining in their lovely outdoor space under the shade of the trees. It's known for its delicious meat and seafood dishes. The specialty is the steak that is cooked using a method called 'shock heating.' The meat is prepared at a temperature of 427° Fahrenheit (800° Celsius), which allows the outer layer to become crusty thus ensuring the flavors don't escape.
Address:Altenbochumer Str. 64, Bochum, 44803
phone:+49 234 9350405

Yamas Mezé

You say tapas – they say mezé!
The philosophy of the Yamas is based on Greek food culture. This means the cuisine is always fresh and varied, which helps to create an enjoyable atmosphere. Additionally, Yamas Mezé can help you discover the best of the Greek wine world!
Address:Massenbergstr. 1, Bochum, 44787
phone:+49 234 5309643

Mining Museum

Find out more about the local mining industry at this unique mine for visitors.
The German Mining Museum offers a look into the world of mining across the globe of all types mineral resources. The underground network here is huge and invites visitors to explore and discover.
Address:Am Bergbaumuseum 28, Bochum, 44791
phone:+49 234 58770


One room, one team, 60 minutes. Exciting riddles & incredible adventures await you!
Bochum's first provider of live escape games offers a special leisure experience. In a group of 2-6 people you have one hour to complete murder cases, to commit burglaries, or to escape an advancing wrecking ball. The road to success leads through exciting riddles and hidden clues.
Address:Viktoriastr. 18-20, Bochum, 44787
phone:+49 234 90499600

Heidi Boxbücher

In this jewelry store you will find a wide range of gorgeous jewelry.
Heidi Boxbücher specializes in gorgeous pearl jewelry. In addition to the jewelry, the shop offers timepieces for men and women from various renowned brands.
Address:Kurt-Schumacher-Platz 6, Bochum, 44787
phone:+49 234 13224


A craft beer and wine bar with a special focus on the regional aspect of the products that are offered.
Trinkhalle offers customers a wide selection of wines and craft beers, including a unique selection of Belgian specialty beers. They also offer around 30 beers from small, private breweries located in the neighborhood.
Address:Herner Straße 8, Bochum, 44787
phone:+49 163 6387145
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