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Welcome to KasselCamping

Information for travellers regarding the SARS CoV-2 pandemic.

Please note the general obligation to furnish proof of testing, recovery or vaccination. This  applies to all travellers aged 6 and over.

For the latest information and rates please check our german webpage.

The english version will be updated soon.

We are open for you again

To ensure that your stay with us is as enjoyable, carefree and safe as possible, we have developed a hygiene concept in cooperation with the local authorities which we must and intend to comply with. It is based on the social distancing and restricted business regulations currently in force in Hesse. You`ll find the current infomation at www.kassel.de (german).

Current information

This season, we can offer you a maximum of 70 pitches on our campsite. You must therefore book your pitch in advance. Unfortunately, we will be unable to offer you additional or emergency pitches when the campsite is booked to capacity. There are a further 20 touring pitches for motorhomes. These cannot be booked in advance. Each pitch may be occupied by a maximum of six people if they live together in one household, otherwise a maximum of two people.


You can check in from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. every day. The amount due for the entire stay must be paid in advance when you check in, preferably by debit or credit card. 


When you check in, we now need to record more personal data than just the details we are obliged to for registration purposes (names of everyone in the party, telephone number or email address, number plate) in order to be able to inform guests as soon as possible in the event of an infection, although it will hopefully never come to this. If you are suffering from any of the symptoms associated with Covid-19, we are unfortunately unable to let you stay with us. It is currently normal to ask everyone on arrival to confirm that this does not apply to them or to anyone travelling with them.


Although you are allowed to use the toilets and showers on campsites in Hesse, we would nevertheless urge you to use the washroom in your caravan whenever possible. This year, guests staying in motorhomes are not allowed to use the campsite's toilet and shower block (in return, you will only be charged the low season price for your pitch).


Please cover your mouth and nose with a mask in the immediate vicinity of the reception area and the toilet and shower block.


Our campsite is usually quite "open". This year, we must make sure that only registered guests are on site. That is also why every guest will be given a wristband that must be worn during your stay.


You may meet up with one other person or members of one other household on the campsite. Please maintain a distance of 1.5 metres to all other guests as well as to our staff.


You must also comply with certain rules when parking your caravan or motorhome. Please park your caravan with the hitch pointing towards the site road, or your motorhome with the front facing the site road. Depending on availability, we will be happy to meet your individual preferences – morning or evening sun – when you make your booking.


You are welcome to barbecue on your pitch, provided you comply with the fire safety regulations and do not inconvenience your neighbours. Unfortunately, joint barbecues, parties or picnicking on our sunbathing lawn will not be possible this year.


Please take note of the latest information in the display cases.

We are sure you will appreciate these measures and are looking forward to meeting you!
Your Kassel camping and caravanning site


Camping and mobile home site by the Karlsaue and Fulda in the documenta city

Located in an idyllic location directly on the river Fulda, Campingplatz Kassel, with its separate mobile home parking site, looks forward to welcoming you.  The extensive Karlsaue state park, the Buga lake recreational ground, the ‘Auestadion’ sports park and Kassel's exhibition centre are only a stone’s throw away. The town centre is about three kilometres away and can be reached easily by local public transport or bicycle.

A total of 77 pitches are available to guests, a tent pitch and clean and functional sanitary facilities. 20 additional pitches at the separate mobile home site complete the range of facilities on offer.

  • 99 subdivided pitches in 2 size categories (Economy, Comfort) incl. an electricity supply (CEE, 16A)
  • Tent pitch for up to 30 tents
  • 20 pitches on the opposite mobile home pitch
  • Reception with a small shop
  • Clean and modern sanitary facilities

Prices and conditions for the 2021 season

All our prices involve 2 adults, electricity (not available for tent pitches), fresh water supply and waste water disposal (grey and black water).

In addition, one CampCard per person is required for our new sanitary system. A deposit of 5€ will be charged for these CampCards, which will of course be refunded to you when you hand them in.

Peak season

from opening - 31.10.2021

Low season

01.11.2021 - 31.12.2021


Pitches



Economy pitch

Comfort pitch

peak season
low season
peak season
low season
1st night
29,00 EUR
26,00 EUR
34,00 EUR
31,00 EUR
from 2nd night
26,00 EUR
23,00 EUR
31,00 EUR
27,00 EUR
weekly rate
178,00 EUR159,00 EUR
210,00 EUR185,00 EUR
weekly rate family
216,00 EUR199,00 EUR246,00 EUR223,00 EUR


Services included in the price:
Prices for pitches incl. 1 caravan/ tent and 1 car, or,
1 mobile home for 2 persons, electricity (16A), water

Tent pitch


Tent up to 8 m²
Tent up to 15 m²

peak seasonlow seasonpeak seasonlow season
1st night
16,00 EUR
14,00 EUR20,00 EUR18,00 EUR
from 2nd night
14,00 EUR
12,00 EUR18,00 EUR
16,00 EUR
weekly rate


102,00 EUR
89,00 EUR
weekly rate family


144,00 EUR
133,00 EUR


Please note that there is no electricity supply for our tent pitches

Additional fees/extras

Additional guests age 16 and over
5,00 EUR
Additional child
3,00 EUR
Dog
3,00 EUR
Additional vehicle on pitch
4,00 EUR
Day guest
2,00 EUR


WiFi (up to 20 Mbit)

24 h one device
2,00 EUR
24 h up to three devices
4,00 EUR
Weekly rate one device
10,00 EUR
Weekly rate three devices
20,00 EUR


Shower (5min)
1,00 EUR
Washing mashine (120 min)
4,00 EUR
Dryer (120 min)
4,00 EUR



Mobile home pitch in front of the gate (open all year round)


peak season
low season


Mobile home pitch in front of the gate
14,00 EUR
12,00 EUR


Shower and toilet use: 
Unfortunately, the sanitary facilities of the campsite are not available this year.


Cancellation policy

Cancellations must be made in writing by email. We reserve the right to charge a cancellation fee of 60 %.

Layout plan and impressions

Welcome to the cultural holiday paradise!

Featuring the largest landscape park in Europe with baroque water features, the fairytale-like heritage site of the Brothers Grimm and the city with the third greatest concentration of museums in Germany, Kassel impresses visitors from all over the world with its cultural diversity and has already been crowned with two UNESCO World Heritage awards.

In addition to all of this, the numerous enticing leisure activities on offer make Germany’s greenest city a dream holiday destination - whether you’re after a weekend break or a longer trip. If you feel like going on a big shopping spree or want to try out some culinary delights with a regional flair, Kassel is the right place for you.

Tips for your stay

The campground is the ideal place to start your journey of discovery through the documenta city. You can reach the extensive Karlsaue state park with its Orangery as well as Kassel city centre, with its numerous attractions, shopping opportunities and museums easily from here. Museums such as GRIMM WORLD, the Brothers Grimm museum, are also located close by. Unique to Kassel are the numerous documenta outdoor exhibits, such as the ‘Pickaxe’ or the ‘Man walking to the sky’, that have left their traces all over the city landscape. Thanks to the well-developed local public transport system, you can also access destinations further afield by car or mobile home easily, such as the landscape park Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe,  We have put together some tips and attractions on our interactive map that may be useful to you. We hope you have a lovely time with us here in Kassel!

Our recommendation

With the KasselCard, you can use the local public transport for free and benefit from additional discounts for your stay in the documenta city of Kassel. You will get the KasselCard at the reception.

You will find the following near the campsite:

Auebad (public pools) Accessible modern sports and family swimming pool Outdoor pool open from May until the end of August. 20 % discount on the admission fee for all camping site guests

Kassel Exhibition Centre Multifunctional exhibition centre for trade and visitor fairs, events and conferences in the centre of Germany

Cycle hire ‘NextBike’ rental station at the Auestadion

Fuldaradweg R1 Journey of discovery through Hesse by bike - 260 km along the river Fulda

Ice skating rink Hockey team Kassel Huskies’ home games venue, also used for concerts and other sporting events

Fredrich city tour “Siebenbergen” bus stop (approx. 500 m away)

Auestadion German association football club KSV Kassel’s home ground, venue for athletic events, concerts and cultural events

Sauna in the Balance and Fitness Club

DEZ shopping centre Close shopping facilities with a supermarket and petrol station as well as 100 shops and a vast range of gastronomy on offer

Reception opening times

Daily 2.00 pm – 7.00 pm

About us

Summer nights under the starry sky and a new building: on an area of 385 m² you will now find everything you need for a comfortable stay. The entire area has been extensively renovated and expanded.

In future, our guests will enjoy a holiday feeling and a friendly atmosphere as soon as they check in: the heart of the new building is a spacious reception, which also houses a shop in addition to the reception.

Of course, the new reception and service building is also equipped with modern and spacious sanitary facilities. These include, among other things, two unisex shower rooms with individual shower cubicles, separate rest rooms and wash rooms for ladies and gentlemen, as well as a barrier-free area that can also be used by families.

A platform lift for wheelchairs ensures that all rooms in the building are easily accessible. These include a guest kitchen, a separate laundry room with washing machines and dryers, and there is also a seminar or group room for up to ten people.

Showers, washing machines and dryers can be easily controlled by camping card.

Getting here

Campingplatz Kassel
Kassel Marketing GmbH
Giesenallee 9, 34121 Kassel

Geographical data 51°17’ 28“, °29’ 13“ E

From the A49
Exit junction 5 ‘Kassel Auestadion’ towards the city centre, turn right after about 1km (follow the signs)

By local public transport
From ICE train station Wilhelmshöhe:
Take tram no.1 (towards ‘Vellmar’) or no. 3 (towards ‘Ihringshäuser Straße’) until you reach the stop called ‘Kirchweg’, then take bus no. 13 (towards ‘Auestadion’), and get off at ‘Damaschkebrücke’

From Kaufungen-Papierfabrik (Flixbus stop):
Take tram no.4 (towards ‘Druseltal’) or no. 8 (towards ‘Hessenschanze’) until you reach the stop called ‘Altmarkt/Regierungspräsidium’, then take bus no. 16 (towards ‘Auestadion’), and get off at ‘Damaschkebrücke’

From Kulturbahnhof/Hauptbahnhof (the main station):
Take bus no. 16 (towards ‘Auestadion’), get off at ‘Damaschkebrücke’

It takes 4 minutes by foot to get from ‘Damaschkebrücke’ to the Campingplatz.

Further information: www.kvg.de