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NH Essen

Hotel in Stadtkern, Essen

Newly opening in autumn 2018, this 4-star hotel is located in Essen and offers a fitness center as well as a 24-hour front desk. Free WiFi is featured throughout this accommodations. The location is very central and fantastic. It is not easy to find a new (or renewed) facility easily where all the decoration and room furniture are all new and clean. NH Essen is on of the best hotels around, book with confidence.

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8.7
Excellent
2,100 reviews
Price from
$67
per night

McDreams Hotel Essen

Hotel in Westviertel, Essen

Located in Essen, 1 mi from Colosseum Theater, McDreams Hotel Essen features express check-in and check-out and free WiFi throughout the property. Wonderful staff and cleanliness in the rooms and excellent bathroom.

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8.3
Very Good
3,275 reviews
Price from
$41
per night

Select Hotel Handelshof Essen

Hotel in Stadtkern, Essen

This 4-star hotel opposite Essen Central Station offers, Wi-Fi.. The pedestrian area starts outside the hotel. The Select Hotel Handelshof Essen has modern, air-conditioned rooms with high ceilings. Best location and best clean hotel room

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8.4
Very Good
2,096 reviews
Price from
$84
per night

ibis Essen Hauptbahnhof

Hotel in Ostviertel, Essen

This 2-star-superior hotel in Essen is a 2-minute walk from Essen Main Station. The Ibis Essen Hauptbahnhof offers a free business center as well as free Wi-Fi in the lobby or bar. The location ,the cleaning,the hotel and the facilities and of course The breakfast!

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7.6
Good
1,069 reviews
Price from
$50
per night

GHOTEL hotel & living Essen

Hotel in Westviertel, Essen

Located in the Westviertel district in Essen, 1640 feet from the Essen Central Station, GHOTEL hotel & living Essen features a restaurant and free WiFi throughout the property. A wonderful stay, good parking available, and a PERFECT location for a stroll to the Essen Christmas Market. Very comfortable room, bed, and pillows. Nice breakfast buffet in the morning, too. The staff were all quite pleasant and helpful.

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8.6
Excellent
1,727 reviews
Price from
$76
per night

Center Hotel Essen

Hotel in Stadtkern, Essen

Just 984 feet 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. very kindly staff, comfortable beds and pillows, shower works very well, very clean everywhere, good breakfast

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7.9
Good
1,815 reviews
Price from
$45
per night

Hotel Essener Hof; Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western

Hotel in Stadtkern, Essen

Ideally located 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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8.7
Excellent
1,770 reviews
Price from
$63
per night

the niu Cobbles

Hotel in Holsterhausen, Essen

the niu Cobbles is located in Essen, just steps from the city garden, the Essen Philharmonic, the Alto-Theater, Folkwang museum and the Glückaufhaus. We truly enjoyed our stay at the Niu Hotel. The staff (especially Nils) was very friendly and helpful. The rooms were very clean, the hotel has a cool ambiance and an inviting environment. We recommend this hotel to everyone!!!

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8.7
Excellent
2,428 reviews
Price from
$84
per night

Holiday Inn Essen City Centre, an IHG Hotel

Hotel in Westviertel, Essen

This 4-star hotel in central Essen features modern rooms with flat-screen TVs and free Sky satellite channels. It is just steps from the Colosseum and the Limbecker Platz square. Clean, comfortable, with space to play during Essen Spiel

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8.1
Very Good
972 reviews
Price from
$63
per night

Novum Hotel Ambassador

Hotel in Stadtkern, Essen

Centrally located in Essen’s pedestrian area, this hotel offers free WiFi. All rooms at the Novum Hotel Ambassador are modern and feature cable TV, a desk, and a bathroom. I booked a single bed room and expected a closet. Actually, the size of the room was really decent, the room itself was pleasant, clean and very comfortable. The location was also very good. A few steps away from the Nord Open Air festival. Very convenient. I like this hotel. I felt really relaxed.

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7.2
Good
1,081 reviews
Price from
$62
per night

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FAQs about hotels in Essen

  • The average price per night for a 3-star hotel in Essen this weekend is $104 or, for a 4-star hotel, $119. Looking for something even fancier? 5-star hotels in Essen for this weekend cost around $340 per night, on average (based on Booking.com prices).

  • On average, it costs $98 per night to book a 3-star hotel in Essen for tonight. You'll pay around $123 if you choose to stay in a 4-star hotel tonight, while a 5-star hotel in Essen will cost around $297, on average (based on Booking.com prices).

  • Flowers Hotel Essen, Unperfekthotel, and Mercure Hotel Plaza Essen got great room view-related reviews from travelers in Essen.

  • Some of the best hotels in Essen near Lake Baldeney include Ferienwohnung am Baldeneysee, Bergcafè - Hotel Kammann and Hotel Gastgeb.

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

  • On average, 3-star hotels in Essen cost $88 per night, and 4-star hotels in Essen are $125 per night. If you're looking for something really special, a 5-star hotel in Essen can be found for $247 per night, on average (based on Booking.com prices).

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

  • OFFS[U]ITE, NH Essen, and the niu Cobbles are some of the popular hotels in Essen.

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

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

One of Europe's Culture Capitals

Once a city of steel and coal mining, Essen is now one of the cultural capitals of Europe, and one of Germany’s greenest cities. It's home to many historical landmarks like 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, while Essen’s historical past is displayed through landmarks like Basilica St Ludgerus, Alte Kirche and the Old Synagogue Essen.

The main shopping area is based around Kettwiger Strasse, in the vicinity of Essen’s medieval Dom featuring several priceless artworks. 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 features direct links to Oberhausen, Dortmund, Cologne, Duisburg, and Dusseldorf. Booking.com has tons of accommodations in North Rhine-Westphalia and Essen.

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