Spa Tax

Ostseebad Sellin Luftbild
Foto: Falcon Crest air and sound s.l. (skyclear.locally) Fotoflug & Filmvertonungs- Gesellschaft m.b.H.

What do I get for the spa tax I pay?

Information
– tourist information at the central tourism administration
– information on holidays in Sellin (calendar of events, “middenmang” events brochure, etc.)

Maintenance
– maintenance of the pier
– maintenance of public playgrounds
– planting and maintenance of green space in Sellin and the Sellin villages

Events
– events at all seasons (pier festival, harbour festivals, pirates festival, etc.)
– Sellin ice rink (from mid-December to mid-February)

Public Transport
– free ride with Sellin Spa trains to the Southern beach and to Baabe
– free ride on Sellin local bus to Altensien, Neuensien, Moritzdorf and Seedorf (from May to September)

Environmental protection & water quality
– lifeguards (DLRG)
– swimming water tests (May to September)
– environmental protection (e.g. Blue Flag, measurement of air quality)

Cleanliness
– cleaning of main and Southern beach
– provision of public toilets
– waste disposal in public space

Benefits for owners of the Sellin spa card

– free usage of beach
– free usage of spa trains (Easter to October, 31st)
– free usage of local bus to the Sellin villages (May to September)
– free usage of bus 20 between the Baltic seaside resorts of Sellin, Baabe and Göhren
– visit of events and concerts on Baltic Sea terrace
– visits at Sellin Youth Centre
– guided tour through Sellin (in German)
– visit of public playgrounds
– free usage of public toilets (not at Ulmenweg)

Reductions for owners of Sellin spa card

– events (e.g. lectures)
– children’s theatre during main season (July to August)
– boat charter at Sellin bulwark
– pleasure trips with bus service “Reiseservice Klingbeil” (if booked at tourism administration)
– entrance to Sellin Amber Museum
– crazy golf course in “Seepark Sellin”
– rent a bike at Rental-Station in “Seepark Sellin”
– tickets for Putbus theatre
– cruising tours to Isle of Hiddensee with shipping company Kipp from Breege and Ralswiek
– entrance to Mönchgut Museums

At events, organized by the tourism administration, also in other seaside resorts on Rügen as in Baabe, Binz, Göhren, Thiessow, Gager and Middelhagen your spa card is also valid. You may also use the spa trains in Baabe, Göhren and Binz for free, exempted trains going to the Hunting Castle in Granitz woods.

Spa tax of the Municipality of Sellin

3. January – 30. April / 1. October – 22. December
Per day and person:

Adults: 1,40 Euro
Children from the age of 12, trainees, students: 0,70 Euro (to be proofed)
Families (2 adults with 3 or more children): 4,20 Euro
Children up to the age of 11 are free.
Handicapped people grade 80% (to be proofed) plus escort are free.

1. May – 30. September / 23. December – 2. January
per day and person:

Adults: 2,80 Euro
Children from the age of 12, trainees, students (to be proofed): 1,40 Euro
Families (2 adults with 3 or more children): 8,40 Euro
Children up to the age of 11 are free.
Handicapped people grade 80% (to be proofed) plus escort are free.