City Portal for the University and Hanseatic City of Rostock with the Warnemünde Seaside Resort

Welcome to the official website of our fair city, offering both residents and visitors all the information they need on Rostock and Warnemünde. Here you can learn what makes up our special Hanseatic flair, and much, much more: Information for your next vacation at the shores of the Baltic Sea, leisure activities and events in Rostock, pleasure cruises or living by the sea. You can find both interesting historical facts as well as current offers, news and points of contact right here on our website. Rostock is much more than a popular vacation destination, it is also an economic and transport hub for northern Germany. This official Internet city portal is a great way to get to know all facets of the Hanseatic and University City of Rostock.


Rostock merchants

University and Hanseatic City of Rostock

Ships and the city harbour, old merchants’ houses, trade and tradition, new discoveries and young people: this is what makes our Hanseatic and university city so special, and what makes life here so different.

Experience the city
Beach of Warnemünde seen from the air

Warnemünde Seaside Resort

Rarely are rest & relaxation and action & adventure as close to each other as at the Warnemünde seaside resort.

Experience Warnemünde
Coastal Forest Rostock Heath

Rostock Heath

Discover one of the largest continuous woodland areas along the German Baltic.

Enjoy nature

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Experience and live in Rostock

Sailboats off Rostock

Events in Rostock & Warnemünde

Everyone knows Rostock as a Hanseatic City, but did you know that the city is also a highly popular event location? Whether you want to visit the Christmas market, go to musical events in Warnemünde, attend a New Year’s Eve party or go to a local museum, anything is possible. With numerous events in Rostock and Warnemünde spread throughout the year, there’s always something to experience. Anyone who likes concerts, musicals and theatrical performances will get their money’s worth here.

People at Hanse Sail Rostock

Living in Rostock

What is your Rostock? In Rostock you have the option to live centrally, by the sea or in the country. We’ve put together some key information for you about living and working in Rostock under our lifestyle block.