Odense, and the island Funen, offer a wealth of exciting experiences. Odense is world famous as Hans Christian Andersen's hometown, and it’s not hard to imagine the author living in the well preserved cobbled streets and see the historic buildings he grew up in and the museum helps bring the fairytales to life.

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Within walking distance of the hotel is Rosengårdcenteret shopping mall, one of Denmark's largest, with over 150 shops, a cinema and restaurants for all tastes.

If you enjoy top league football, Odense Boldklub is a must. “The Stripes” host both, Danish Superliga teams and international matches at EWII Park.

Among the major attractions on Funen is Odense Zoo. Since 2013, it has twice held the title of Europe's Best Zoo amongst zoos with up to 500,000 annual visitors.

Close to the Odense Congress Center is Odense Golf Club, an international course, host to numerous tournaments, including Danish and European championships.

Egeskov Castle is just a 30 minute drive from OCC, featuring a fairytale castle, beautiful gardens, mazes, museum, treetop walking and much more.

Funen has several beautiful coastal towns, with ample opportunity to experience the local coastal life. In Kerteminde, you can visit Fjord&Bælt for an insight into life in and around the fjord.

After a beautiful drive through the “Southern Funen Alps” you arrive in the charming coastal town of Svendborg, the turn of the centuries “town of the year”. You can also complement the beautiful scenery with a visit to most sophisticated museum of natural history in Northern Europe, Naturama.

Odense is an exciting city to visit, with a variety of events throughout the year. Go to VisitOdense and see what's happening right now.