Welcome to Sonnensee in Hannover!

Experience free-body culture in harmony with nature.

Our 4-star naturist family sports and nature camp, located in the nature reserve, offers pure nature on 64 hectares! as well as a wide range of options for young and old. Numerous facilities for sport, games and entertainment ensure carefree leisure and holiday fun all year round.

While the little ones in the shallow water area on the children's beaches of the 17 hectare Sonnensees To build sand castles or let off steam in the nearby playground, there are numerous age-specific leisure options available for the older ones.

The large sports field with its adjacent beach volleyball fields, the petanque and athletics facility, but also the nearby table tennis station ensure carefree hours.

Whether you are planning a short stay, your vacation or a membership, you will always feel in good hands with us. In order to be able to take advantage of our wide range of offers, you only need membership in our association or in the DFK or the INF. Our service team will be happy to provide you with further information. You can find details of our affordable membership fees in the section Membership fees.

The guest parking spaces are equally suitable for tents, caravans or mobile homes. Dogs are not allowed in the entire naturist camp.
You can find more information on the various guest areas here .

Do you have any questions or would you like to arrange an information appointment?
then you can contact us at +49 511 594 08 95 or by E-Mail .

We look forward to seeing you!

Your team Sonnensee.


//Current news   

camping.info Award 2022 - among the ten most popular places for the third time  
This year again, camping.info has identified the 100 most popular campsites in Europe and the ten best campsites from other countries.
Our naturist FamilienSport und NaturCamp achieved another sensational result at the 2022 Award! Due to the many positive guest reviews, we have been able to belong to the ten most popular places in Europe for the third time in a row.
The camping.info Award is an audience award that is one of the most coveted awards in the European camping industry and is being presented for the eleventh time this year.
We are enthusiastic about this unbelievable result and would like to thank you very much for the reviews submitted. This success continues to give us an incentive for the future and would not have been possible without the great commitment of our service team and the great commitment of the many voluntary helpers.
You can find further information here.

Cleaning staff wanted to strengthen our team  
Are you friendly, motivated, flexible and ready to work? Then we are looking for you as an employee to strengthen our team as a cleaning worker.
More information can be found here.

Received another award for service quality  
Lower Saxony's Minister of Economic Affairs, Labor, Transport and Digitization, Dr. Bernd Althusmann has awarded the BffL the seal of quality “ServiceQualität Deutschland” for another three years.
Since we have been working continuously on service quality for years, we are very pleased to receive this award for the second time since 2017.
Click here you will receive further information.

Once again received the award as the most bicycle-friendly employer  
The BffL Hannover e.V. is one of the "most bicycle-friendly employers in the Hanover region":
The 1st chairman Jan Schlegel accepted the coveted award in the category for companies and institutions with up to 50 employees from Kay de Cassan, head of the economics department of the state capital of Hanover and from Ulf-Birger Franz, department head for economics, transport and education in the Hanover region, in November 2021 in the congress center in Hanover.
We are very pleased to receive this award for the second time in a row.

Current information on the Covid 19 situation - update from July 01.12.2021, XNUMX  
According to the current Lower Saxony Corona Ordinance, the following situation applies to use.
1. Access to the Naturist Family Sports and Nature Camps is only permitted for people with 2G (= vaccinated or recovered).
2. To follow up contact data, it is still necessary to log in via the Luca app or to fill out the contact data sheet at reception and put it in the mailbox. Please stick to it - it is important!
3. Sports are still possible on the site in compliance with the distance rules and since we do this with us on Sonnensee even only exercise in the open air, there are no further requirements to be observed.
4. The gastronomy is still open. In the Sonnensee-Terrasse 2G + applies (= vaccinated or recovered + tested). A PCR or citizen test is valid as evidence of the test; self-tests are not sufficient. For outdoor catering, however, 2G still applies, an additional test is not required there.
5. The distance and hygiene rules continue to apply. The capacities in our sanitary buildings remain limited and everyone in the building is still obliged to wear a medical mask. This regulation also applies expressly to vaccinated and recovered persons.
6. The sauna is also still open for private groups and 2G + applies there too. As in gastronomy, self-tests are not enough in the sauna either.

For further questions about the corona rules contact us on Sonnensee the service office will be happy to assist you. You can reach our team during the usual opening times Monday to Friday from 10.00 a.m. to 16.30 p.m.

Thank you for your understanding
Your team Sonnensee

Pure nature! at the Sonnensee in Hannover  
Would you like to swim in a lake with excellent water quality? Would you like to conquer the sandy beaches and the playground with your children? ... then you should definitely get to know our beautiful grounds. A single membership costs 16,00 euros per month, a family membership only 21,50 euros.
Just take Contact with us. Our service team will be happy to inform you!
Or would you like to spend a weekend or your vacation with us?
About the booking request you can choose a guest area and request your stay with us.

Received another award for environmentally friendly management  
The NaturistenCamp was again recognized in December 2019 for its particularly environmentally friendly management and the exemplary fulfillment of the Viabono quality concept. On the part of Viabono, the exemplary commitment to climate protection and the excellent key figures of the sustainability performance especially praised.

Parking for caravans and campers  
If you own a caravan or a motorhome and are looking for a place to park for the winter months, we can help you. Likewise non-members we offer the opportunity to park the vehicle on our premises from October to April. The costs are EUR 20,00 per calendar month.
Do you have interest? We are happy to help.

Another defibrillator (AED) procured for rescue in the event of cardiac arrest  
defibrillator aed Sudden cardiac arrest is fatal. Every year in Germany alone, over 100.000 people die from sudden cardiac death. We have therefore acquired another defibrillator (AED). This is easily accessible on the outer wall of the sanitary building Hohe Lage Mitte. We hope that this device - like the device at the clubhouse - is never needed. However, we'd rather be on the safe side if a member or guest suffers a sudden cardiac arrest.

Rental bicycles available at the reception  
We promote climate-neutral mobility! From 2,00 euros, bikes with a trendy, comfortable double-tube touring frame are available to borrow from the reception. All bicycles are equipped with 3-gear hub gear, back pedaling, anti-slip pedals and hub dynamo lighting system.

Bees on Sonnensee  
To the biodiversity on Sonnensee to increase, we have settled four bee colonies on our premises.
The beehives are set up far from the areas used and are regularly looked after by a beekeeper.
In 2019 over 50 kg "Sonnenseehoney "can be harvested.

The herb spirals are very popular  
Our herb spiral is located in front of the South Washhouse near the Ententümpel and Drosselgasse guest areas. Another can be used in the Hohe Lage area. The herbs can be freshly harvested by all members and guests for their daily needs. We have planted the following herbs for you: basil, savory, dill, tarragon, lavender, olive herb, oregano, sage, chives and thyme

Refrigerator available for rent at the front desk  
If you need a refrigerator for your stay in our NaturistenCamp, you can rent it at the reception. The refrigerator of efficiency class A +++ has a volume of 120 liters, and is equipped with a freezer and a very quiet compressor. The cheap rental fees can be found in our Price list

Compressed air station at the reception  
For bicycles, cars, caravans and mobile homes, there is a compressed air station with a highly efficient compressor at the reception. The station delivers a maximum pressure of 6 bar and is equipped with a 30 m compressed air hose. Adapters are available for bicycles during reception hours.

Cool box available for rent at the front desk  
If you need a cool box for your stay in our naturist camp, you can rent it at the reception. The cool box of efficiency class A + has a volume of 41 liters and is equipped with a very quiet compressor.
The cheap rental fees can be found in our Price list

Further sports equipment available at the reception  
We have expanded our free range of sports for you at the reception. In the future you will find Nordic walking sticks of various sizes, including footballs, volleyballs, petanque balls, ring tennis rings, badminton rackets and balls, as well as table tennis rackets and balls for free rental. Our reception team will be happy to inform you.

Free internet access via WLAN (free WiFi)  

Also this year we offer our guests and members free internet access via WLAN. This service is in the area of ​​clubhouse and Sonnensee-Terrasse are available.

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// Hotline +49 511 594 08 95

//Booking request:

//General mail request:

//Price list 

// Opening hours

service office
    Monday - Friday   10.00 - 16.30 Uhr

restaurant Sonnensee-Terrasse
 Wednesday 15.00 - 20.00 Uhr
 Saturday 12.00 - 20.00 Uhr
 Sunday 12.00 - 20.00 Uhr
    Info phone:+49 160 844 06 85

Carpe Diem sauna
Open for private groups by arrangement
    Info phone:+49 511 594 08 95

// Sonnensee Weather

6 m / s

// Sonnensee view Range

3,00 m

// Sonnensee water quality

(Classification according to EU directive)

// Arrival by train

// Arrival by bike

// Sonnensee Awards

Award 2022

// Current projects

// Safety