Luebecker Bay

Neustadt in Holstein is simply one of the most attractive holiday resorts in Germany. The region is full of surprises, given the gentle and friendly Baltic coast and the magical landscape of the Holsteinische Schweiz - the Switzerland of Holstein - with its lakes and forests.
Neustadt itself offers a bundle of watersport pleasures for sailers, kiters and windsurfers as well as for all those who just love sea and sand.


The Bay of Lubeck offers ideal conditions for watersport enthusiasts. It’s essentially calm waters and wind provide a perfect opportunity to do some discovering of your own. It’s particularly worthwhile laying anchor off Neustadt’s beaches and just watching life go by, both on sea and sand.

Without any problems at all, the channels of the bay lead directly to the ancora marina. Not only is there adequate yachting service with its own yard operations, the five-star ancora marina provides assistance in a large number of fields – from boat building, electronics and engines through to boat painters, sailmakers and boat dealers. Here, you’ll find everything you need.

ancora also caters for those daily pleasures – with its harbour restaurant, mini-market, cocktail bar, children’s playground, and beach. There is something for everyone at ancora.

The marina’s own beach provides plenty of room for relaxation. You’ll also find plenty of Strandkörbe – typical north German wicker beach chairs. Children can play safely in the flat waters and is a separate bathing area for those swimmers who want to hit the deep end straight away.

Sport & Fun

Neustadt itself offers a bundle of watersport pleasures for sailers, kiters and windsurfers as well as for all those who just love sea and sand.

Land & Discoveries

Here in the Bay of Lubeck, you’ll also find those rare south-facing beaches, plenty of sun, beautiful coastlines and space to relax. Natural dunes, piers and promenades, all invite visitors to enjoy the entertainment, the leisure and the sport. Local restaurants, bars and cafes pamper their guests, providing delicious specialities from kitchen and bakery.

The fine white-sand beaches are superb for swimming, or simply taking long, relaxing walks. In addition, Mother Nature has a chance to show you her beautiful face along the coastal cliffs and woods. The quality of the water on our beaches is remarkably good.

Neustadt is a lively small port. Here, you can spend splendid days strolling and shopping. The houses and buildings typical of northern Germany and the myriad shops and restaurants combine to paint a welcoming picture of the town. Throughout the year, all types of events take place on the market square.

Leisure facilities such as hansapark, the Brodauer Mühle golf course and other recreational centres and sports offerings make holidaying in east Holstein an attractive and memorable experience. Towns such as Lubeck and Eutin with their typical townscapes and romantic streets invite visitors to stroll, shop and take in the sights. You should definitely find the time to visit the Ostseetherme – Scharbeutz’s pool paradise and leisure centre - and Timmendorf.