5 reasons to stay in frankfurt gateway gardens

Last updated Jun 04, 2023

The Gateway Gardens is a modern commercial and residential area, with hotels, restaurants, shops and green spaces. A former US airbase, today the area harmoniously combines modernity with nature. Thanks to its proximity to Frankfurt Airport and the city centre it has become the ideal destination for business and leisure travellers. Whether it's for an early departure, overnight layover, business trip or part of a family holiday, here are five reasons why you should include the Gateway Gardens in your next trip.


proximity to frankfurt airport

The Gateway Gardens are located right next to Frankfurt Airport, allowing travellers to remain stress-free and reach their flights comfortably. Terminal 1, primarily used by Lufthansa & subsidiaries, as well as airlines like Qatar Airways or Etihad Airways, can be reached in just 15 minutes by S-Bahn. The newer Terminal 2, used by Oneworld airlines (such as American Airlines or Malaysia Airlines) or SkyTeam airlines (such as Air France or KLM), can be reached in under 20 minutes on foot or 10 minutes by bus. This convenient location allows you to set your alarm an hour later and still have enough time for a coffee before your flight.

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just one stop from the deutsche bank park stadium

The Deutsche Bank Park is a renowned football stadium in Frankfurt, regularly hosting sports events and concerts. The stadium not only holds soccer games from the German Bundesliga, but will also accommodate some of the 2024 EURO cup games. With a capacity of approximately 58,000 spectators, the stadium also provides ample space for concerts and events. This year, the BigCityBeats World Club Dome music festival, as well as the eps ARENA SUMMIT trade fair will take place here. And the best part? You can easily reach the Deutsche Bank Park from the Gateway Gardens by bus in 15 minutes or by S-Bahn in 25 minutes. The ability to commute quickly and comfortably between the stadium and accommodation makes the Gateway Gardens an attractive choice for football fans and event attendees.

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trade fairs in frankfurt

Frankfurt am Main is internationally known for its numerous trade fairs, attracting thousands of exhibitors and visitors from around the world every year. Messe Frankfurt, with approximately 400,000 square meters of exhibition space, is one of the largest trade fair and congress centres in the world, covering various industries with fairs like ISH or Eurobike. You can easily reach the trade fairgrounds from the Gateway Gardens in about 30 minutes by S-Bahn. After a long day at the fair you can return to the Gateway Gardens, away from the hustle and bustle of the city, to recharge in peace.

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exploring frankfurt

Want to explore Frankfurt? No problem! You can easily reach the city centre in under 20 minutes using public transport. The exploration begins as soon as you board the S-Bahn, catching a first glimpse of the skyscrapers of the Frankfurt skyline as you cross the Main River. The Frankfurt city centre is a fascinating blend of culture, business, and internationality. On one hand, the city is

characterized by modernity: the riverside promenade is dominated by impressive skyscrapers, and over the years, the city has established itself as one of Germany's most famous financial and banking districts, earning its nickname "Mainhattan." On the other hand, there is a quaint side to the city with its charming old town. Visitors can admire historical half-timbered houses, stroll through cobblestone streets, and marvel at the famous “Römerberg” square.

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green retreat

Are you longing for a break in nature between your meetings or after a long flight? Then take a walk through the park located right in the centre of the Gateway Gardens. Here you'll also find numerous benches – perfect for a lunch break amongst the greenery. If you have more time, you can visit the Frankfurt City Forest, located south of Frankfurt and reachable by bus, which delights visitors with its diverse natural scenery. The numerous walking and hiking trails provide a true paradise for nature lovers!

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Still looking for accommodation? Then we have just the place for you. Our Staycity Aparthotel is not only located in the modern Gateway Gardens but also offers additional amenities such as kitchens in every room, a shuttle bus to the airport, and a fitness room.

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