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Things to do in Steglitz-Zehlendorf

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Museum
“One of the largest in Europe and right next to the Freie Universität Berlin”
  • 47 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Unser schönster Stadt-Schwimmsee mit mitunter glasklarem Wasser direkt an der S-Bahn gelegen // Our most beautiful city swimming lake with sometimes crystal clear water located directly at the S-Bahn”
  • 56 locals recommend
Park
“Here you can perfectly go swimming! Really nice park with some attractions,”
  • 12 locals recommend
Lake
“Take a nice walk at this beautiful lake. At the neighboring lake, Schlachtensee, there is also a great restaurant with outside seating to have a Radler and Brezel.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Weil es das schönste Einkaufszentrum in Berlin ist und die Tiefgarage nur 1 EUR pro Stunde kostet.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Park
“A Park made on old train tracks. A Euro to enter. Has a cafe and a small outdoor theater.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Another big shopping center - not very frequented. Coffee shops, food and shops like H&M, Mango, Zara etc.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Boat or Ferry
“Beautiful Island to go on a sunny day, full of peacocks. Easier to get to by car. Can be combined with a trip to Potsdam.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Beach
“one of the most famous baths in Berlin. Long white sand beach at the lake. The beach is over 100 years old with a great historical architecture.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Restaurant
“English language movies in original format on Mondays - German dubbed movies the rest of the week, great for a rainy day in Potsdam”
  • 10 locals recommend
German Restaurant
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“It’s a bit far out but it’s a nice place to combine with a swim or walk around the lake. Typical German cuisine. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“ein lebendiges Shoppingzentrum mit vier großen Einkaufscentern und zahlreichen Geschäften”
  • 7 locals recommend
Café
“Im Sommer kann man nett draußen sitzen, im Winter drinnen gemütlich auf Holzbänken. Es gibt leckeres Frühstück und die Karte kann sich überhaupt gut sehen lassen. Suppe, Salat,Kleinigkeiten, alles dabei. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Lake
“The good thing with Berlin is that you can get out the big city stress really easy: a walk around the Grunewald lake calms the nerves really good. The lake is frozen during winter!”
  • 12 locals recommend
Store
“Great cafe/restaurant with good meals breakfast, lunch and dinner and affordable prices. Also a pleasant, relaxed bar at night.”
  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“English language movies in original format on Mondays - German dubbed movies the rest of the week, great for a rainy day in Potsdam”
  • 10 locals recommend
German Restaurant
“It’s a bit far out but it’s a nice place to combine with a swim or walk around the lake. Typical German cuisine. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Café
“Im Sommer kann man nett draußen sitzen, im Winter drinnen gemütlich auf Holzbänken. Es gibt leckeres Frühstück und die Karte kann sich überhaupt gut sehen lassen. Suppe, Salat,Kleinigkeiten, alles dabei. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Café
“A nice french café without the gruffy french waiter. Very friendly good fresh genuine food and wines. Has a smoking lounge”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great Sushi restaurant - lots of choice at reasonable choices. Also great for vegetarians ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
“The oldest Irish pub in Berlin. Enough said. Pub quiz every monday, life music most weekends. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 3 locals recommend

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