Guesthouse of the MPI

“Welcome to our guesthouse! We are pleased to have you with us!”

Our guesthouse is located in Chopinstraße 27 (in the map marked as “MPI Guesthouse”) which is quite close to the Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences. You will reach the institute in less than 5 minutes walking time. In front of our guesthouse you will find a small park and a quiet area to stay. The city centre is about 10 minutes to walk from the Chopinstraße.

Our guesthouse started to accommodate guests in June 1998. You will find well-maintained furniture and a new kitchen in every apartment.

Important information

Please note that it is just possible to rent an apartment at our guesthouse for guests of our institute only.

Our guesthouse has twelve regular apartments (about 35m2).
Two more are shared apartments (about 100 m2) with 3 separately lockable bedrooms.

All apartments are furnished and the kitchens are fully equipped.
You will find a telephone, alarm clock and cable TV in our apartments.
We will provide towels and bed linen for you. Our cleaning personnel will clean the bathroom once a week and change your bed linen fortnightly.
If you need to get your laundry done, please feel free to use our laundry facilities with washing machine and dryer. Also included in the price of accommodation is the internet access (wired and WiFi) for connecting your laptop to the institute’s guest network.

You will find supermarkets and bakery nearby to get yourself everything for a delicious breakfast.

On the day of departure you may use your apartment until 11.00 a.m.

The Max Planck Institute is situated in Inselstraße 22, 04103 Leipzig.
Since there is no reception service at our guesthouse, you will receive your key to your apartment upon arrival directly from Ms Braun (room D3 10) at our office, located on the third floor opposite our library.
Our office is staffed during the following times:

Monday-Thursday08.00 a.m. until 04.30 p.m.
Friday08.00 a.m. until 03.30 p.m.

Pictures and Maps

Above the important information you will find pictures of our guesthouse and the outer area (click to enlarge). We also provide pictures for the two different types of apartments (click into the picture to see more):

regular apartment: about 35 m2
shared apartment: about 100 m2

If we may answer any questions about our guesthouse or institute, please do not hesitate to contact us! We are looking forward to welcome you!


Ms. Lisa Braun
MPI for Mathematics in the Sciences
Inselstrasse 22, room D3 10
04103 Leipzig

phone: +49-341-9959-678 (or reception: +49-341-9959-50)
fax: +49-341-9959-658
Email: gaestehaus(at)


Ms. Lisa Braun
Guesthouse Administration
MPI for Mathematics in the Sciences
room D3 10
Inselstraße 22
04103 Leipzig

phone: +49-341-9959-678
fax: +49-341-9959-658
mail: gaestehaus(at)

Property Amenities of our guesthouse

  • Unlimited Wi-Fi
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Weekly Housekeeping for bathroom
  • Towels & Linen
  • Washing machine & dryer
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Cable TV
  • 5 minutes to MPI
  • Near city center
10.02.2020, 10:42