Thanks to comparatively low living costs and a thriving start-up community, Berlin has been labelled Europe’s tech capital. With more online businesses and conferences every year, we’ve crunched the numbers to find which Berlin hotels offer travellers the fastest WiFi connection.
Apartments Mitte-Inn Berlin
1. Apartments Mitte-Inn Berlin, Mitte, Berlin
Only three minutes from the Friedrichstraße shopping street and ten minutes from the Brandenburg Gate, these eco-friendly, self-catered apartments help guests to live like Berlin residents. With a superior location and voted to have the fastest WiFi connection in Berlin, it’s no wonder that Apartments Mitte-Inn are so popular.
STARS Guesthouse Berlin
2. STARS Guesthouse Berlin, Tempelhof-Schöneberg, Berlin
The WiFi connection at this guesthouse runs throughout the entire building, making it easy for guests to consult with the staff (and the traveller’s best friend: Google) when planning a trip. Plus Tempelhof-Schöneberg has been the centre of LGBT life in Berlin for over a century and new bars and galleries are constantly popping up.
Das Stue Hotel
3. Das Stue Hotel, Mitte, Berlin
Das Stue Hotel is all about luxury with a sauna, pool, rain showers in every bedroom, and, of course, an impeccable WiFi connection. Between the hotel’s Michelin star restaurant and the spa wellness centre it’s tempting to spend most of your trip posting gorgeous photos across every social media platform.
Berlin Base Apartments
4. Berlin Base Apartments, Prenzlauer Berg, Berlin
The free WiFi at the stylish Berlin Base Apartments runs throughout the entire building, including the roof terrace, and bluetooth speakers help create a relaxing, holiday atmosphere. Prenzlauer Berg is especially popular with young couples who are keen to make the most of the districts’ large variety of bars and restaurants.
5. AMANO Home, Mitte, Berlin
The creators of AMANO Home collaborated with architect Jan Wiese to offer guests a true home from home experience. With all the mod-cons imaginable (including, of course, top notch WiFi) these fantastically equipped apartments allow guests to choose between a city view or a quieter balcony, overlooking the AMANO Home leafy courtyard.
Flower’s Boarding House Mitte
6. Flower’s Boarding House Mitte, Hackescher Markt, Berlin
Recent years have seen the Hackescher Markt secure a reputation as the home of Berlin street fashion and design start-ups. The streets surrounding the Flower’s Boarding House are teeming with trendspotters, phones poised to capture the next exciting sartorial development. All of which means that the owners of this popular hotel understand the importance of a fast WiFi network.
Hotel am Steinplatz
7. Hotel am Steinplatz, Autograph Collection, Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, Berlin
The top-floor spa and panoramic gym at this fashionable Charlottenburg hotel makes it popular with health-conscious guests. There are also meeting rooms for business travellers, complete with high-speed WiFi and the best in audio-visual tech. And the business suite is frequently used for product launches by Berlin’s tech community.
Casa Camper Berlin
8. Casa Camper Berlin, Hackescher Markt, Berlin
Another hotel based in Berlin’s fashion district, the Casa Camper facilities are all about inner beauty. The hotel’s panoramic city views mean that the entire building is bathed in natural sunlight, creating a sense of calm for guests enjoying the free fitness facilities, health lounge, Finnish sauna, and extensive selection of healthy snacks. Plus there’s great WiFi for all your #eatclean insta snaps.
MOXY Berlin Ostbahnhof
9. MOXY Berlin Ostbahnhof, Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg, Berlin
The MOXY Berlin Ostbahnhof is a great example of the way in which hotel designers are starting to view technology as more than just a basic service. Smart TVs, USB ports, and a high-speed WiFi connection are seamlessly integrated into the design of this stunning hotel, without compromising efficiency or aesthetics.
10. Hotel Gunia, Tempelhof-Schöneberg, Berlin
Located in the popular Tempelhof-Schöneberg district, the Hotel Gunia ensures that the area’s bustling nightlife doesn’t disturb guests by having all the bedrooms overlook a tranquil courtyard. The staff is always on hand with recommendations for making the most of Berlin and the hotel’s high-speed WiFi makes it easy to book last-minute tickets.
Booking.com looked at endorsements for ‘WiFi’ by Booking.com customers and selected the highest-rated accommodations.