Things to see and do - Soest
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Soest Travel guide
Soest : Michelin's recommendations
The rapid growth and increase in wealth of this former member of the Hanseatic League can be traced to salt extraction in the Early Middle Ages, which enabled the development of trade and made Soest the unofficial capital of Westphalia. In 1444 the Soest Feud broke out: the town parted company with its feudal lord, the Archbishop of Cologne, and allied itself with the Duke of Cleves, losing its strategic trade advantages in the process. The strange greenish sandstone of its buildings contributes to Soest's unique character.
Tourist attractions Soest : Things to see and do
This 11C and 12C Romanesque construction is particularly intersting for its west part and its perfectly balanced and soberly adorned square tower. Inside the church we can find Romanesque frescoes, a beautiful 15C crucifix and the church treasure.
Length, width and height are virtually identical in the nave of this beautiful 14C Gothic hall-church. Above the north doorway the stained glass window representing the Last Supper (1520) evokes local specialities (boar's head, pitchers of beer). The..
Dasselwall 19 D - 59494 Soest
Prix Prices from : 37 €
This hotel offers comfortable accommodation and free parking in the heart of historic Soest, just 200 metres from the picturesque Old Town and 1.5 kilometres from the train station. Look forward to quiet, comfortably furnished rooms at the Hotel am ..
Altes Stellwerk 9 D - 59494 Soest
Prix Prices from : 30 €
Featuring free parking and free WiFi, this modern motel offers brightly decorated rooms with flat-screen TV. It is a 10-minute walk from Soest Train Station. The bright, simply furnished rooms at City Motel Soest feature wooden floors, and each has ..
Jakobistrasse 75 D - 59494 Soest
Hotel Pilgrimhaus offers accommodation in the heart of Soest. The hotel has a terrace and frfitness centre, and guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant. Built in 1304, Hotel Pilgrimhaus boasts over 700 years of tradition and warm hospitality. It i..