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Barbecues, garden and summer parties near Kiel

Event location at the lake with garden and tents

The Seehotel Töpferhaus is located directly on the idyllic Bistensee in the nature park Hüttener Berge. Celebrations in the green are always special with us.

The Bistensee is one of the most beautiful bathing lakes in Schleswig-Holstein. From the lake meadow it is only a jump into the refreshing wet. Our bathing island is directly in front of the small beach. For water sports fans, we also provide canoes and stand-up paddling boards. On the lake meadow you can relax in the deckchairs or hanging mats. Furthermore, we are well equipped with football and other lawn games, a slack line and even our own boule alley.

There are 2 teepee tents available for small and big parties.Here you can celebrate festivals, from picnics to gourmet barbecue.The tipi can accommodate up to 100 guests.In the evening, the tent is particularly well lit.Decorations are ready for every occasion.

The tipi are equipped with high-quality oak parquet, stylish furniture and a bar. In the cold season, the tipi can be heated so that winter and Christmas parties are a pleasure. A special moment are the camp fires on the lake shore.

Our event team is ready to plan your individual garden or barbecue.

Your next party in the green is only one hour from Hamburg. From Kiel it is even less than half an hour to us.

At a glance

  • Celebration at the lake in beautiful nature with up to 100 guests
  • From summer to christmas celebrations
  • 15,000 sqm lake meadow, bathing beach and pier, deckchairs, hanging mats
  • Lawn games, canoeing and SUP
  • 2 large teepee tents for year-round events with up to 100 guests
  • Moody decoration from rustic to elegant
  • Fire baskets, torches and camp fire on the lake shore
  • Barbecue buffets and picnics on the lake meadow
  • Overnight in rooms with lake view


Online inquiries here. Alternatively, phone +49 4338 99710 or email to event@toepferhaus.com.

More about garden parties & BBQ

We are the most popular event location between Hamburg and Kiel for summer festivals, garden parties and barbecues.

The Seehotel Töpferhaus is located in the countryside directly on the idyllic Bistensee lake. 20.000qm meadow with old trees make the ambiance for entertaining and happy outdoor celebrations.

For your event, we have two tents available for up to 100 guests.The large tipi is 7 meters high, equipped with oak parquet floor, beautiful wooden furniture and a bar.You can also choose between different decorations, from rustic to festive white.The trees in front of the tipi are illuminated in the evening.Feuerschlagen and torches are of course also included.The tent opens completely towards the lake. If the weather does not suit you, then you are absolutely rain and wind protected in the tent.Heating fungi also ensure a pleasant room temperature in winter.

Culinary treats you with barbecues, from classic to gourmet. Our grill masters prepare the best meat from the region and fish from the North and Baltic Sea on the large charcoal grill.There are also variably designed buffets, from antipasti to oven potatoes to delicious desserts.Our bartenders serve ice-cold beer, selected wines and drinks.

We also take care of the supporting program. On the meadow there are many outdoor games and, of course, football.We even have our own pétanque, perfect for a French Pétanque tournament. Another entertaining activity is Bosseln. Directly from the hotel to Holzbunge and back you can try out this Frisian national sport. We take care of everything from the game equipment to the wagon. In summertime the lake Bistensee invites you to bathe and paddle. The bathing area with small sandy beach and the bathing rock lay to the jump into the refreshing wet. Canoes and stand-up paddling boards are also available. Bath towels come from us. Deckchairs and hammocks await the lake meadow. In winter the combination of the 85oC hot Finnish sauna directly on the lake shore with a dive in the cold lake is a great, natural experience.

At any time of the year a nice conclusion is our camp fire. Very close to the lake, you sit on hay bales around a 3 meter high, spark-spattering fire. On request also with grilled bread and red wine.

Summer parties and garden parties can be booked from May to September private or as a company. Grill festivals are an unforgettable experience at any time of the year. We also offer BBQs as a Christmas party.

If you are looking for a new event, please call our experienced event manager on +49 4338 99710. We would like to show you everything on the spot and help with all aspects of the planning.