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McDreams Hotel Essen

Hotel in Westviertel, Essen

Situated in Essen, 1.6 km from Colosseum Theater, McDreams Hotel Essen features express check-in and check-out and free WiFi throughout the property. Very impressed with this budget hotel. Rooms were clean and modern facilities inside the room were good. Staff were helpful and friendly. It was a good base to travel to and from the places we wished to visit.

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8.5
Very good
3,417 reviews
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£29
per night

the niu Cobbles

Hotel in Holsterhausen, Essen

the niu Cobbles is situated in Essen, just steps from the city garden, the Essen Philharmonic, the Alto-Theater, Folkwang museum and the Glückaufhaus. Decoration was amazing! And the whole ambient in general!

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8.8
Fabulous
2,506 reviews
Price from
£39
per night

Motel One Essen

Hotel in Stadtkern, Essen

This new hotel lies in the pedestrian area in the heart of Essen, 500 metres from Essen Main Station and Essen Cathedral. Motel One Essen features a 24-hour lounge and free Wi-Fi. Amazing location right in the center. Staff was exceptionally quiet and discrete.

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8.8
Fabulous
1,470 reviews
Price from
£60
per night

Center Hotel Essen

Hotel in Stadtkern, Essen

Just 300 metres from Essen Central Station, this family-run hotel offers traditional-style rooms with satellite TV, daily buffet breakfasts, and a 24-hour reception. Wi-Fi is free in the lobby. Everything was ok, the room was clean, the location very good ! Thank you .

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8
Very good
1,824 reviews
Price from
£28
per night

NH Essen 4 stars

Hotel in Stadtkern, Essen

Newly opening in autumn 2018, this 4-star hotel is located in Essen and offers a fitness centre as well as a 24-hour front desk. Free WiFi is featured throughout this accommodation. The staff is so friendly and supporting , specifically Mike, he made the check very easy and explained to us with a continuous smile on his face. Which was very refreshing for us.

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8.8
Fabulous
2,074 reviews
Price from
£76
per night

Hotel Essener Hof; Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western 4 stars

Hotel in Stadtkern, Essen

Ideally situated beside the pedestrian zone and main railway station in Essen, this traditional 4-star hotel is a direct underground ride from the exhibition grounds and the Grugapark complex. It was really nice, near town and the central station

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8.8
Fabulous
1,460 reviews
Price from
£41
per night

New Work Hotel Essen 3 stars

Hotel in Suedviertel, Essen

Set in Essen, within 300 metres of Aalto Theatre and 1.2 km of Old Synagogue Essen, New Work Hotel Essen offers accommodation with a shared lounge and free WiFi throughout the property as well as free... Very friendly and helpful staff, good parking place and well organized breakfast.

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8.4
Very good
319 reviews
Price from
£26
per night

Mercure Hotel Plaza Essen 4 stars

Hotel in Suedviertel, Essen

Featuring a pool and a sauna, this 4-star hotel is located directly south of Essen city centre. It is 1 underground station from Essen Main Station and 3 stops from the Gruga-Halle exhibition centre. From very start i liked the garage of the hotel because i am car enthusiast and it was simple and modern, the staff was very proffessional and polite , the room was clean and shiny , smart tv, bathub for 2 and big bed with LED touch .. it was amazing , 10/10

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8.8
Fabulous
821 reviews
Price from
£51
per night

Hotel Bredeney 4 stars

Hotel in Bredeney, Essen

Offering a pool, sauna area, and free Wi-Fi throughout, this recently renovated 4-star hotel is located in the quiet Bredeney district. Clean hotel room, delicious breakfast, and a cozy facility

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7.7
Good
1,759 reviews
Price from
£61
per night

B&B Hotel Essen

Hotel in Westviertel, Essen

A direct underground ride from Essen city centre and Essen Central Station, this hotel offers air-conditioned rooms with free Sky TV and free Wi-Fi. Free on-site parking is provided. Easy access from our route. Very clean and comfortable. Great parking. Restaurants within walking distance for evening meal

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8.1
Very good
493 reviews
Price from
£41
per night

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FAQs about hotels in Essen

  • On average, it costs £59 per night to book a 3-star hotel in Essen for tonight. You'll pay on average around £75 if you choose to stay in a 4-star hotel tonight, while a 5-star hotel in Essen will cost around £156 (based on Booking.com prices).

  • On average, 3-star hotels in Essen cost £57 per night, and 4-star hotels in Essen are £93 per night. If you're looking for something really special, a 5-star hotel in Essen can on average be found for £156 per night (based on Booking.com prices).

  • These hotels in Essen are highly rated by couples: Residence Inn by Marriott Essen City, Unperfekthotel and OFFS[U]ITE.

  • OFFS[U]ITE, Residence Inn by Marriott Essen City and NH Essen are some of the popular hotels in Essen.

  • Hotel Gastgeb, Flowers Hotel Essen and Mercure Hotel Plaza Essen have received great reviews from travellers in Essen regarding the views from their hotel rooms.

  • For hotels in Essen that serve up a highly-rated breakfast, try OFFS[U]ITE, Hotel Gastgeb and Stadt-gut-Hotel Rheinischer Hof.

  • Some of the best hotels in Essen near Lake Baldeney include Hotel Gastgeb, Pension Heimliche Liebe and Parkhaus Hügel.

  • The average price per night for a 3-star hotel in Essen this weekend is £60 or, for a 4-star hotel, £71. Looking for something even fancier? 5-star hotels in Essen for this weekend cost on average around £251 per night (based on Booking.com prices).

  • Many families visiting Essen loved staying at Schlosshotel Hugenpoet, Motel One Essen and Hotel Gastgeb.

  • Ruettenscheid, Stadtkern and Frohnhausen are popular with other travellers visiting Essen.

One of Europe's Culture Capitals

Once a city of steel and coal mining, now one of the cultural capitals of Europe, Essen is one of Germany’s greenest cities and is home to many historical landmarks such as the Cathedral of Essen and Nikolauskirche, along with the charismatic half-timbered medieval quarters of Kettwig.

The botanical garden of Grugapark has a host of plants and flora, whilst Essen’s historical past is on show through landmarks such as Basilica St Ludgerus, Alte Kirche and the Old Synagogue Essen.

The main shopping area is based around Kettwiger Strasse, within the vicinity is Essen’s medieval Dom containing several priceless collections of artwork. Museum Folkwang features 19th and 20th-century art and several cafés, bars and restaurants line the city’s streets.

In summer you can swim, windsurf, take a boat ride or enjoy a picnic on the banks of Lake Baldeney and the Baldeneysee Seaside Beach. Essen has ice-skating rinks in some areas during winter. Movie Park Germany is also a popular attraction.

Essen Central Station offers direct links to Oberhausen, Dortmund, Cologne, Duisburg, and Dusseldorf. Booking.com has several accommodation options in North Rhine-Westphalia and Essen.

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