All you need to know about Dusseldorf

Rhine Tower Dusseldorf, Germany
City Facts - Dusseldorf

SilverDoor offers a range of serviced apartments in Düsseldorf including studio, one bedroom and two bedroom options. SilverDoor can provide you with serviced apartments for either whistle-stop tours or longer-term stays and anything in-between. Founded in 1288, Düsseldorf is divided by the Rhine River with the Old Town on the east bank and modern area on the west. It is one of Germany’s wealthiest cities and an international business centre, with over 170 financial institutions located there. It is also an advertising city with about 400 advertising agencies based there and three of the largest agencies in Germany based there too.

 

WHAT DO I NEED TO KNOW ABOUT STAYING IN DUSSELDORF?

Travel in Düsseldorf

Serving the city is Düsseldorf Airport, which is the third largest in Germany with around 20 million passengers annually, and provides flights to cities including Paris, London and Dubai. The airport is easily accessible via the high-speed Sky Train. The city also has a light railway service that provides connections to surrounding cities. Düsseldorf is known for being a cycling city with plenty of beautiful cycling routes along the Rhine River and through nearby forests. All our furnished apartments in Düsseldorf are close to either the city centre or modes of transport.  

Shopping and Food in Düsseldorf

Our serviced apartments in Düsseldorf are never far from a range of attractions the city has to offer including museums, open space gardens and a range of music and nightlife venues - Düsseldorf is also one of the country’s most fashion-conscious destinations. For shopping, Ko-Bogen shopping mall features upscale shops and restaurant as well as ultramodern architecture. Königsallee is one of Germany’s most expensive shopping streets full of luxury retail stores including Dior, Apple, and many others. Worth a visit is Little Tokyo, the Japanese quarter, full of restaurants and izakayas (Japanese pubs) all serving authentic cuisine. It is known to be one of the liveliest places in Düsseldorf, people from all over the world are found here enjoying the bakeries, bookshops, and ramen snack bars.

Things to do in Düsseldorf

Düsseldorf is a renowned art centre so there is an abundance of museums in the city to explore. Situated in the centre, the Museum Kunstpalast has been an arts museum for over 300 years and is always occupied with high-caliber exhibitions such as Warhol and Dali. If you’re in Düsseldorf on a long term stay, then you can purchase an arts card giving you free entry to most of the museums in the city for a year! If you’re more interested in classic cars then visit the Classic Remise Dusseldorf - a museum featuring a collection of vintage cars. It was given a Travellers’ Choice award by Tripadvisor in 2021 and with free admission it’s a must visit when staying at one of our Düsseldorf serviced apartments.

INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT DUSSELDORF

Düsseldorf is home to Europe’s third largest Japanese community with more than 8,000 Japanese people living there.

German law states that shops must be closed on a Sunday; this it has created a culture for walkers so Sundays are the perfect day to enjoy a walk on the Rhine Promenade or the botanical gardens around Benrath castle.

Each year the city is home to a carnival named ‘Karneval’ which is a public celebration featuring a parade throughout the streets of Düsseldorf. If staying in a serviced apartment in Düsseldorf the Karneval is a must visit!

The Old Town, Altstadt, is concentrated with over 260 bars, restaurants, and clubs in the area.

Eurovision Song Contest was held in Düsseldorf in 2011, the third time Germany had hosted the contest.

 

WHAT IS A SERVICED APARTMENT?

Serviced apartments in Düsseldorf feature comfort, with the homely feel of an apartment, and cleanliness with frequent housekeeping, at least once a fortnight, much like a hotel. Serviced apartments provide you with the luxury of deciding when you want to cook or eat and having you own living room to lounge in after a long day at the office. No matter the length of your stay Düsseldorf serviced apartments can make you feel at home.

 

WHY CHOOSE A SERVICED APARTMENT IN DUSSELDORF WITH SILVERDOOR?

With 20 years of industry experience and offices all around the world, SilverDoor is here to aid your stay 24 hours a day in your serviced apartments in Düsseldorf. We have an extensive list of properties and create a strong bond with our property partners so we can guarantee that their apartments provide everything we’d expect. We also aim to create and maintain a good relationship with our clients to make sure to ensure we provide our clients with their ideal serviced apartment - SilverDoor will help you a serviced apartment that fits to your needs and budget.