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Hi FREIgeist, nice to have you with us.

Below you will find all the important information about your stay with us. If you still have questions after reading this, don't hesitate to contact the reception. We both want your stay with us to be as pleasant as possible.

A - C

Alarm clock, Art in the house, Bank transfer, Birthdays, Breakfast, Complaint, Conference, Co-Working Spaces



Alarm Clock
You can set an alarm through your TV.


Art in the House
While on the road at the hotel, follow the signage in the form of graffiti instructions by the artist Patrik Wolters, also known as BeNeR 1 from hanover, who also significantly influenced the second FREIgeist hotel in Einbeck. The main artistic contributor to the project is Frank Kassner, who also leaves various creative marks in the hotel. For example, the wall-filling paintings with Pippi Longstocking in the fireplace lounge, Pinocchio in the restaurant INTUU, Icarus in the hotel lobby, etc.


Bank Transfer
Payment options at Hotel FREIgeist Göttingen – A Member of Design Hotels™:

  • Cash
  • Credit card: MC, VISA, AMEX, DINERS, JBC
  • EC-Cash & Maestro
  • Invoice (only with a declaration of cost assumption)
  • Voucher


Want to celebrate your birthday at FREIgeist Göttingen? We're happy to help! Together, we'll organize your party from A to Z and provide support and advice to make this day unforgettable.


Just contact us: or call +49 (0)551 9995315


Enjoy your breakfast in the stylish ambiance of our nikkei restaurant INTUU. A cozy and elegant breakfast experience in göttingen - that's what relaxed mornings look like.
Sleep in on the weekend - why not? Often, it's the breakfast buffet that's the issue!
Not with us - as a hotel guest, you can have breakfast until 02.00 pm. on weekends and public holidays.


€ 35.00 per person, including juice, water, hot drinks & à la carte dishes.


Breakfast times:
Monday - Friday | 06.30 am. - 10.30 am.
Saturday & Sunday | 07.00 am. - 02.00 pm.


Were you not completely satisfied, or was something not right? Please inform us at the reception. Together we will find a solution.


Being relaxed makes you more creative! Special features include the five event rooms on the ground floor, the largest event room "Library" with direct access to the courtyard, and the nearly 300 sqm rooftop terrace. The 400 sqm courtyard with a container bar, our Fatboy lounge for relaxing in between, and our open foyer kitchen with a free-standing island block that connects all event rooms. Here, documents can be spread out and sketches reviewed, but also joint sushi courses for watching, participating, or tasting can take place.


Here you can find an overview of our conference rooms.


Feel free to contact us: or phone +49 (0)551 30381750


Co-Working Spaces
The fireplace lounge and the hotel lobby provide you with FREIspace for work. You are welcome to sit in these coworking spaces, tinker, and work. We offer you free and fast internet. At the reception, you can get Powercubes, power banks, and charging cables – in case you run out of "juice".

D - F

Doctors, Dogs, Emergency alarm, Equipment, Events, Family room, First Aid, Forum Wissen, FREIGEIST & FRIENDS, FREIgeist minibar, FREIräume




Groner-Tor-Straße 3
37073 Göttingen


Phone +49 (0)551 484055
Approximately 3 minutes on foot · 260m


Your four-legged companion is always warmly welcome with us. For an additional charge of € 15.00 per night per animal, we provide a water bowl and a Fatboy dog pillow for your dog's night.


Emergency Alarm
In the event the fire alarm goes off, immediately leave your room as shown on the evacuation plan on the inside of your room door. If you need assistance, inform the reception immediately. Then wait outside the building at our assembly point located in the courtyard at the container bar. Follow the instructions of our staff and the fire brigade. Re-enter the building only after consulting with a FREIgeist member or the fire brigade.


All 118 rooms are fitted with oak wood floors and feature floor-to-ceiling (3.14 m), soundproof windows with a glass railing.

Box spring beds with ash wood headboards ensure a restful sleep. Individually selected design objects like handmade chairs from the Dutch company PolsPotten, a side table from the Belgian company Notre Monde, and a wardrobe in retro fridge style from NTS Tischlerei Linden in Uelzen add a special touch to the rooms.


Free Wi-Fi, a Sony Smart TV, and a 360-degree Bluetooth speaker from the Danish lifestyle soundbox brand Kreafunk in rose gold provide good entertainment. In the bathroom, the care products are from the Swedish natural cosmetics company LA:BRUKET, which is inspired by the Baltic Sea's water, salt, and algae.


Looking for a cool location in göttingen for your event? Many things are possible with us: From cocktail courses for a bachelor party, family events for milestone birthdays, or even a popular choice – weddings on the rooftop terrace overlooking the city! Our WOHNzimmer is also the ideal place for celebrations. The elegant interior with elm wood tables, designer carpets, and vintage dressers looks as high-quality as it is relaxed.


Here you can find an overview of our event rooms.


Just contact us: or phone +49 (0)551 9995315


Family Room
In true family style, we have designed FREIgeist rooms that are connected by a small entrance hall. We also have rooms with connecting doors. Please mention your preference to the reception before booking and we will find the perfect room for you. We are happy to provide cribs for our little FREIgeisters.


First Aid
Please inform us at reception in case of an accident or injury. If necessary, we can assist with our First Aid kit and a defibrillator, or call emergency services for you. All emergency exits are clearly marked.


Police Phone 110
Police Göttingen Phone +49 (0)551 491-0


Fire Department Phone 112 
Fire Department Göttingen Phone +49 (0)551 7075-0


Poison Control Phone +49 (0)551 19240


Forum Wissen
Directly next door – the old Zoological Museum and today's Forum Wissen. Covering 1400 m², it focuses on the dialogue between science and society. Central to this is the question: How is knowledge created? Topics range from historical debates to innovative ideas and recent discoveries to current research projects.


Berliner Straße 28 · 37073 Göttingen


Since the summer of 2017, we, FREIGEIST & FRIENDS, have been setting new impulses in Southern Lower Saxony with our extraordinary hotels and restaurants. Our diversity is what makes us special. 5 different locations with 5 different design concepts and a common manifesto. We aim to provide a home for all FREIgeisters, a place to feel comfortable and become creative.


The Relais & Châteaux Hardenberg BurgHotel is perfectly situated for exploring the Hardenberg Castle Ruins after a strenuous meeting or enhancing team building with a workshop at the Hardenberg Distillery.


Our Waldhotel FREIgeist Northeim offers an idyllic location for unwinding, relaxing, and brainstorming.


Our FREIgeist Einbeck thrills the hearts of classic car lovers, automotive enthusiasts, and creative minds, not only styled in horsepower but also located opposite Europe's largest classic car museum, the PS.SPEICHER, and the approximately 800m2 PS.Halle, which can be booked for events.


Both Göttingen properties, FREIgeist Göttingen Innenstadt and FREIgeist Göttingen Nordstadt, are Members of Design Hotels™ and, like FREIgeist Homes, enjoy excellent proximity to Göttingen's historic city center and ICE train station.


Learn more here:


FREIgeist Minibar
The minibar – our FREIgeist Späti – is located in the wardrobe. Current offers & prices can be found on the postcard in the wardrobe.


The two conference rooms are each 50 m2 and equipped with state-of-the-art conference technology. The fully air-conditioned event rooms are located on the ground floor of the building, have natural light, oak wood floors, and soundproof windows.


Here you can access our room overview.


Feel free to make your request to our Meetingmacher:
Mo-Fr | 08.00 am. - 05.30 pm.:
+49 (0) 551 30381750 or

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Gift & Vouchers, HERBARIUM Bar, Housekeeping requests, Instagram, Internet & WiFi, Invoice


Gifts & Vouchers
At our reception or online at, you can find great hotel, experience, and value vouchers. With print@home, you can easily print out the vouchers yourself. Give the gift of FREIgeist joy!


In our hotel shop next to the reception, you'll also find some cool FREIgeist must-haves like the bamboo coffee cup, the Fatboy lamp, or the VON HALLERS Gin. Ideal as a souvenir or keepsake.


The HERBARIUM Bar revolves around the six life phases of the plant world - from seed to soil to leaf, then to wood and bloom, and finally to fruit. Under these six categories, guests can find a total of 16 signature drinks with unusual flavors such as fennel, caraway, or coriander in our bar in downtown Göttingen. Fresh herbs are harvested directly from the vertical herb garden on the bar's back wall and processed. We work closely with the team of the Old Botanical Garden to find new impulses & ingredients in nature. The source of inspiration was the naturalist & founder of the Botanical Garden in Göttingen, Albrecht von Haller.


Opening Hours
Monday - Thursday | 06.00 pm. - 12.00 am.
Friday - Saturday | 06.00 pm. - 01.00 am.
Sunday | 06.00 pm. - 11.00 pm.


Housekeeping Requests
Extra wish? Bring it on! Our housekeeping organizes for optimal sleeping comfort a second pillow, an extra blanket, additional towels, or hypoallergenic bedding. If you need an iron and ironing board, a kettle, or a cleaning service for your clothes, we are happy to help.


Let us know before your arrival or contact the reception during your stay at +49 (0) 551 999530


Here you will gain insights into the daily routine of our various hotels, get updates on the latest menus, meet our staff, or receive one or another excursion tip from us.
FREIgeist Göttingen Innenstadt, FREIgeist Göttingen Nordstadt, FREIgeist Northeim, FREIgeist Einbeck, Hardenberg BurgHotel


Internet // WLAN
Our hotel offers free, fast Wi-Fi. Simply turn on Wi-Fi on your mobile device, select the FREIgeist router, and connect.


We will issue your invoice by email on the day of your departure. For your company to cover the costs of your invoice, we require prior written confirmation. You are welcome to provide this in advance or upon arrival. If you consume anything in our restaurant INTUU or in our HERBARIUM Bar during your stay, you can charge it to your room and settle the total bill at check-out.

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Laundry service, Lost and Found, LA:Bruket


Laundry Service
Got a stain on your trousers or a wrinkle in your shirt? No problem – we'll take care of it! For urgent cases and minor defects, please feel free to contact the reception. Sensitive or heavily soiled garments are gladly taken to the local laundry for cleaning during usual business hours. Please inform us by 11.00 am. at the reception, and you will receive your garment back by 06.00 pm. Please use the card in your wardrobe for labeling and filling out.


Lost and Found
Have you found or lost something? Please contact the reception – together we will find a solution.


Our FREIgeist Hotels are equipped with the Swedish natural cosmetics brand LBruket, inspired by the Baltic coast's water, salt, and algae.


More information about the brand, you can find here.

M - R

Museum & Excursion destinations, Opening hours, OpenTable, Parking & underground garage, Pharmacy, Reception, Rent a car, Restaurant INTUU, Rooftop terrace, room cleaning


Museums & Excursion Destinations
An overview of museums, collections, and galleries in and around göttingen can be found online at

Some of our secret tips and exciting excursion recommendations around göttingen can be found here.


Opening Hours
Here you can find all opening hours collected:


Our reception is available 24/7 for you. Phone +49 (0)551 99953-0


Restaurant INTUU
Monday – Saturday | 06.00 pm. – 10.00 pm.


Monday - Thursday | 06.00 pm. - 12.00 am.
Friday - Saturday | 06.00 pm. - 01.00 am.
Sunday | 06.00 pm. - 11.00 pm.


The gym is available to you 24/7.


Please contact the reception to find out the current opening hours of the sauna.


PS: Please give us a 30-minute notice before you want to use the sauna, then we will heat it up for you.


Reserve your table at the restaurant INTUU easily via OpenTable.


Parking // Underground Garage
Our underground garage has 43 parking spaces. Please take your parking ticket at the entrance and validate it at the reception before exiting. The gate closes immediately after entry.


€ 2.00 per hour, max. € 19.00 per day.


In our underground garage, we have 6 electric charging stations.
Payment is made directly at the charging station (e.g., via DKV card, credit card, or QR code with EC card, PayPal, ApplePay, and Klarna).

If you need help, there is a hotline directly at the column that you can use. Alternatively, you can report to the reception.


More Parking Options:
You can find more parking options at the Groner Tor parking garage (Groner-Tor-Straße 31) and at the train station parking garage (Bahnhofsallee 1).


Groner Straße 23
D-37073 Göttingen
Phone +49 (0)551 41488


Monday – Friday | 08.30 am. – 07.00 pm.
Saturday 09.00 am. – 05.30 pm.
Approximately 5 minutes on foot · 400m


Emergency Pharmacy Service
An overview of the current emergency service can be found here:


Our reception is available 24/7 for you.
Phone +49 (0)551 99953-0


Rent a car
Just 650 meters on foot at the Sixt car rental at the train station, you can find various cars to rent.


Restaurant INTUU
In the sushi restaurant INTUU, japanese & south american classics are at home. From high-quality sushi to shoyu poke to sake - meat, fish, seafood, and vegetables are incredibly juicy with intense flavors on the Josper® charcoal grill. Also typical INTUU: there are no classic courses, whatever is ready, comes to the table in Family Style.


Opening Hours:
Monday – Saturday | 06.00 pm. – 10.00 pm.


Rooftop Terrace
The 300m² rooftop terrace overlooking göttingen and adjacent landscapes creates a beach atmosphere high above the city with fine sand, wooden planks, sun sails, and Fatboy hammocks. Here one can enjoy a sundowner or network in the outdoor lounge chairs in a particularly pleasant way. In the summer, an after-work party is also celebrated here during the week.


Room Cleaning
In our FREIgeist Hotels, the interim cleaning of your room is done on request. For stays of more than three nights, interim cleaning is done automatically by us.

Would you like cleaning in the meantime? Just hang the corresponding door sign on your room door or let us know at the reception. If you just need a few fresh towels, a new soap, or similar, please give us a quick sign.

This way, we can together save on resources we don't need, from cleaning agents to electricity and water.


Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

S - U

Safe, Sauna, Shopping facilities, Sushi to go, Sustainability, Taxi, Theater in Göttingen, Tourism, Train station, Train times, University of Göttingen


A safe is available in the wardrobe in each room. Please make sure to check your valuables when leaving your room, so you don’t forget anything at check-out.


On the fourth floor above the rooftops of Göttingen, you can find deep heat in the circulation-friendly infrared sauna, and in the Finnish sauna, you can sweat while overlooking the city. In the nearby Fatboy lounge, you can cool down and stretch your legs. A spa bag with towels and a bathrobe is available at the reception. You can find out the current opening hours at the reception – feel free to ask us.


PS: Please let us know 30 minutes before you want to use the sauna, and we will heat it up for you.


Along Weender Straße in the Göttingen pedestrian zone, you will find numerous shopping opportunities.


Sushi to Go
For cozy evenings in your room - essentially, sushi to stay in bed! Order directly at the restaurant, pick up your food, and enjoy the fresh sushi creations relaxed in your hotel room. Bon appétit!


Here you can access the Sushi to go menu.


All our FREIgeist Hotels operate sustainably! With ClimatePartner, we have calculated our entire CO2 footprint, reduced CO2 emissions, and offset them through climate protection projects.


Here is our first sustainability report for 2022/23.


Additionally, since July 2022, our hotels have been awarded the seal of guaranteed sustainability. The Institute for Sustainability & Economy grants this internationally recognized seal to companies that operate energy, cost, and material-efficiently, maintain a good working atmosphere in the team, and focus on the use of regional and renewable or recyclable raw materials.


View certificate


Speak to our reception team or send us a short WhatsApp message, and we will call a taxi for you at the push of a button.

Phone +49 (0)551 69300 or


Theater in Göttingen

Hospitalstr. 6
D-37073 Göttingen

Phone +49 (0)551 495015,


Theaterplatz 11
D-37073 Göttingen

Phone +49 (0)551 4969-300,


Käte-Hamburger-Weg 3
D-37073 Göttingen

Phone +49 (0)551 397077,


You can find the tourist information in the old town hall in the city center. Information is also available online at

We have compiled a few FREIgeist secret tips and cool excursion destinations in and around Göttingen for you here: Excursion tips.


Train Station
The Göttingen train station is only 293 steps away. Just exit the front door and turn left.


Train Times
Want to catch your train on time? You can find the current online timetable at

We are also happy to check the next train times for you at the reception.


University of Göttingen
The city that creates knowledge! The University of Göttingen, with around 30,000 students spread across 198 degree programs, is one of the largest universities in Germany. In cooperation with the university, we work with the Forum Wissen. The complete theme of knowledge is very evident in our house.

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WOHNzimmer, yoga


The three WOHNzimmer are each 24 m² and are furnished from A to Z for creative, open work. The centerpiece of each room is a large table made of old elm wood, whose solid top is 2,4m long. Around it, the tinkerers, thinkers, and leaders gather on a carpet.     


Here you can access our room overview.


Start your day with a sun salutation on our rooftop terrace and grab one of our yoga mats! With a unique view over the city, you can leave everyday stress behind and start your day with revitalizing flows. If the weather disrupts your plans, we have a suitable alternative for you: A room with a casual ambiance is available for your yoga session on the 4th floor.

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