The region surrounding Gelting Bay, the Schlei and Kappeln is a paradise for holidaymakers and offers plenty opportunities. There are lots of beautiful beaches, cycling and hiking trails, small towns and, of course, the water. In this region, you have the option to go on both the sea and the beautiful Schlei inlet.
At Gelting Bay, you can book typical Scandinavian holiday homes that are located just a few metres from the sea. In Olpenitz, there are lots of activity homes with swimming pools, whirlpools, saunas and other indoor and outdoor activities. Some holiday homes are suitable for up to 24 people. They are located in the Baltic resort of Olpenitz itself.
Find your holiday home in the Gelting Bay/Olpenitz region here:
The joy of swimming and pure relaxation – Gelting Bay and Kappeln/Olpenitz lie between the Flensburg Firth, the Baltic Sea and the Schlei Baltic inlet. This region offers especially good recreational value. At the outermost tip of the land, there is a huge nature reserve. Along the coast, which provides lots of beautiful beaches for swimming, picturesque holiday resorts and beautiful woodlands, there are numerous cycling and hiking trails you can follow.
This region is perfect for all water sports enthusiasts! With the Baltic Sea and the Schlei nearby, you can choose from two different bodies of water offering different conditions. Windsurfers and kite surfers in particular love the options they have here. Sailing can be done on the Schlei. The area is also home to various surf and sailing schools.
DanCenter offers Scandinavian holiday homes suitable for up to 8 people only 50 m from the water on Gelting Bay. The beach is flat, meaning it therefore offers additional safety for small children. This location is particularly good for families. The holiday homes in Olpenitz are somewhat larger. These modern activity homes can accommodate up to 24 people! That means you can easily house multiple families, groups of friends or even a team. With a pool, sauna, whirlpool and other activities such as table tennis and a pool table, you won't get bored here.
We have a selection of holiday homes where your pet is welcome both at Gelting Bay and in Olpenitz. Your animal is part of the family and should therefore be part of your family holiday at the Baltic Sea. A holiday with a dog is no problem in our holiday homes and doesn't cost extra. What's more, it's easy to travel to the Baltic coast.
As well as holiday homes in the Gelting Bay/Olpenitz region, you can also spend your break at the Bay of Kiel or Lubeck Bay. Each region offers various holiday homes, different attractions and new locations. One thing they all have in common: a holiday by the Baltic Sea!
We have collected some of the most frequent questions from our guests.
There are over 30 DanCenter homes in the Gelting Bay & Olpenitz area.
The Baltic Sea, Schlei and Gelting Bay, Bay of Kiel and Lubeck Bay are some of the important places to visit.
You must include visiting beautiful beaches, cycling, hiking and water sports like windsurfing and kite surfing.
Travellers from the UK can reach this destination by air, ferry, or motor vehicles.
You must try Kombüse, Alte Räucherei, Aal- und Fischräucherei Friedrich FOEH, Fährhaus, Am Schleieck, Strandrestaurant Lobster, and Fahrschanke.
The month of August has the most pleasant weather which makes it an ideal time to visit.