Chess tournament of the world's best

Freestyle Chess G.O.A.T. Challenge


From February 9 - 17, 2024, the Norwegian chess legend Magnus Carlsen (World Champion 2013 - 2023) will meet Ding Liren (current World Champion since 2023) and six other of the world's best chess players (Fabiano Caruana, Levon Aronian, Alireza Firouzja, Dommaraju Gukesh, Nodirbek Abdusattorov & Vincent Keymer). Experience one of the most spectacular chess tournaments of recent years up close with our exclusive packages at the FREESTYLE CHESS G.O.A.T. Challenge at Weissenhaus!


Be there when these eight renowned chess professionals compete against each other in an unprecedented format of Freestyle Chess - also based on Fischer Random or Chess960 - in the preliminary rounds as Rapid Chess, then in a tournament at the very highest level with classic thinking time.


The global press is unanimous: this event has the potential to become one of the most important chess tournaments in history, not only for chess enthusiasts, but with the aim of changing the way people around the world perceive chess as a spectator sport.


During your stay at our Private Nature Luxury Resort, you will of course enjoy all the usual WEISSENHAUS amenities.
The event can be booked in two different packages, which offer you various inclusive services and benefits.


We will be happy to advise you personally.



  • Bookable from February 09 - 17, 2024 on request and subject to availability by email to
  • For your personal safety, we recommend that you take out travel cancellation insurance.

We refer to our general terms and conditions.

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