Dyrehavsbakken (Bakken)

Tivoli's counterpart – an amusement park – enveloped in nature. Situated in the largest wood in the area – an Eldorado for children and adults alike. When you enter Dyrehaven, through Klampenborg's red main gate, the carriages are ready and waiting to drive you around Dyrehaven, past the royal hunting lodge Eremitage, which is situated on the highest point of Eremitagesletten.

Open: From the end of March to the end of August every day from 2PM – 12 midnight 
Distance: 5.2 km from Gentofte Hotel.


A wonderful museum, where "fiddle fingers" can learn about the human body, nature and technology through play.

Frilandsmuseet (open air museum)

An authentically reconstructed village consisting of farms, crofts and fishing cottages in authentic size and architecture. The oldest buildings date right back to the 16th century. In the summer, you can also experience the old working workshops.

Open: From the beginning of April until the end of September.
Distance: 6km from Gentofte Hotel.

Boat trip

From Lyngby or Frederiksdal, a wonderful sailing trip along Mølleåen. Choose between Bagsværd Sø, Lyngby Sø and Furesøen. A short trip or a longer trip? The choice is yours.

Open: From May to September – brochure available from the reception.
Distance: 5.3 km from Gentofte Hotel.

Museums and art exhibitions

In the area: Ordupgaard, Øregaard Museum and Gl. Holtegaard, among others.

Gentofte Sø

Is our closest neighbour and ideal for a brisk 2.5 km walk or jog.

Gentofte church

Situated 300 m from the hotel. Gentofte's oldest building from the 12th century and Denmark's second oldest church.


A real country estate surrounding Bernstorff Slot – the royal family's former summer residence with a beautiful rose garden.


Beautiful swimming hall with panorama windows. Two pools to choose from and a children's pool.

Open: all year, except Christmas and the New Year
Distance: 500 m from Gentofte Hotel.

Royal Copenhagen Golf Club

Denmark's oldest golf course is a 10-minute drive from Gentofte Hotel. In May 1928, the existing course was established on Eremitagesletten. It was 30 years after Royal Copenhagen Golf Club was founded. Royal Copenhagen Golf Club is Scandinavia's oldest golf club, and is located in the middle of the Eremitagesletten, with the castle as a beautiful backdrop to the course.

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