The my4walls blog

Welcome to our blog! This is where we’ll be sharing thoughts, recipes and Hamburg insider-knowledge as well as present different parts of our house to you on a monthly basis. We will be writing about the Extended-Stay-Concept as well as share interesting articles and updates with you.


We’re always happy to hear from you! Please don’t hestitate to let us know any thoughts, feedback or topics you would like us to write about.

Hamburg and its musicals

January 2020

Which musicals are currently in Hamburg? How long will they stay? Which new productions can we expect in 2020? We answered all these questions and much more in our monthly blogpost.

Defying Winter

December 2019

Winter in Hamburg – rarely snowy, rather rainy and very grey. But that’s not a reason to do nothing!

Season to be jolly

November 2019

Everywhere it smells of mulled wine and roasted almonds, “Last Christmas” runs in a continuous loop and everything is festively decorated and glows – the Christmas market season in Hamburg has begun.

Let the evening beGIN

October 2019

This month we reveal where you can get the best drinks in Hamburg in a relaxed and cosy atmosphere.

Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn

September 2019

We know autumn is finally here when the last sun falls through the colourful leaves.

Hamburg Cruise Days 2019

August 2019

Once again this year, Hamburg Cruise Days will be an event for day and night. A total of 12 cruise ships (a new record!) await us between September 13-15, 2019.

It’s summertime!

July 2019

We‘ll show you 10 things you should do in Hamburg when the sun is out.

Ice Ice Baby

June 2019

Finally! June 21st is the offical beginning of summer – and the time for ice cream begins (even if one or the other has certainly already started).

Port Anniversary Hamburg 2019

Spring 2019

It’s that time again – on the weekend 10th – 12th of May it’s time to say “Cast off!” because we are celebrating the 830th port anniversary in Hamburg.

Hamburg under the mistletoe

December 2018

As soon as you hear Last Christmas for the first time on the radio, the jolliest season of the year has officially begun – and where better to celebrate than in the most beautiful city in the world. One city – one christmas market, is what you might be thinking now, but wrong! Classic traditional, sassy-frivolous or “WinterPride” – Hamburg offers them all.

Cook & Meet Event Location

November 2018

“Communal kitchen” gives off a student-flat vibe, or even worse, makes you feel like you’ve booked yourself into a hostal room that sleeps 20. But it doesn’t have to! Cooking together, small-talk, the cozy together-ness of a shared evening where half the time is spent giving around the spoon and trying delicious treats from all the pots and pans. All of this [and more!] is Cook & Meet.

The Serviced Apartment Concept

October 2018

Corporate Housing, Boardinghouses, Serviced Apartments, extended stays… what is all the fuss about?  Do you know what lies behind this concept with the many synonyms – and if the highly praised benefits for business travellers are actually true?