The district town of Wetzlar, located in central Hesse, is widely known as a university town and important cultural and commercial center. It partly takes over the duties of a city without a district, but is also the administrative headquarters of the Lahn-Dill-Kreis. About 52,446 inhabitants live here on an area of ??around 76 km².
Wetzlar is characterized by a beautifully embossed old town with numerous attractions. Here you will find numerous half-timbered houses dating back to the Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque eras. Popular attractions include the Wetzlar Cathedral, the old Lahn Bridge, the Jerusalem House and the princely Palais Papius. Among the cultural highlights are the Wetzlar Festival, but also the International Guitar Festival and the fantastic days that attract many thousands of visitors every year. If you want to pay a visit to Wetzlar, you will find a suitable hotel on site.
Wetzlar as a trade fair location
Every year, several trade fair exhibitions take place in Wetzlar. These include, for example, the W3 + Fair, which represents a special network fair for the optics, electronics and mechanics industries. This takes place from 21.02. until 22.02.2018 at the fair location Rittal Arana Wetzlar. Here you will find a wealth of information on microsystem and nanotechnology, mechatronics, precision mechanics, system and product engineering. From 31.08 to 01.09.2018 the Education and Study Fair will take place in the Stadthalle. It is worth it, if you make a hotel reservation in time for a fair visit. Both in Wetzlar and in the surrounding area you can book a suitable hotel.
Book a hotel in Wetzlar
If you are looking for a hotel in Wetzlar for a city trip or a trade fair visit, you can fall back on numerous accommodation with different standard of equipment. However, you should try in time for a hotel reservation. Right in the city center you will find, for example, the Hotel Michel, which as a 4-star resort also offers a spa with indoor pool. This property is just a 10-minute walk from Wetzlar Cathedral.
On the edge of the old town lies the Hotel Wetzlarer Hof. Here you are just a 2-minute walk from the Stadthalle. The hotel offers free Wi-Fi. This accommodation has not only proven itself as a starting point for a city excursion, but also serves fair visitors as a conveniently located place to stay.
Not to be missed is the Best Western Hotel Wetzlar in a central Old Town location. From here it is only a 10-minute walk to the fairground Rittal Arena Wetzlar. In the morning, you can enjoy a rich breakfast buffet here. The accommodation is located near the Lahn and the local water park. In addition, you will find many other accommodations that allow you to stay in the district town of Wetzlar.