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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. Great hotel for your purpose ...

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8.4
Very Good
3,547 reviews
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$43
per night

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. Everything was clean and new - perfect location. Fast check in and check out. Friendly staff!

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8.8
Excellent
2,132 reviews
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$81
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. Right across from the Hauptbahnhof. Friendly helpful staff. Excellent breakfast! Clean and quiet with a touch of elegance.

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8.8
Excellent
1,557 reviews
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$50
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. The location is good! Near the main trainstation

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8.5
Very Good
1,952 reviews
Price from
$53
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. It’s literally at the very center of Essen, also not far away from the main station. Also a lot of great restaurants and cafés near it.

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7.3
Good
961 reviews
Price from
$46
per night

Motel One Essen

Hotel in Stadtkern, Essen

This new hotel is in the pedestrian area in the heart of Essen, just over a quarter mile from Essen Main Station and Essen Cathedral. Motel One Essen features a 24-hour lounge and free Wi-Fi. Really good location, really nice staff, really welcoming place, room really clean and pretty big, the bathroom is incredible and the shower just awesome, also pretty nice breakfast, I stayed only one night but I would have stayed more and I will probably always look for a Motel One when I'm travelling.

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8.8
Excellent
1,545 reviews
Price from
$82
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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8.7
Excellent
1,564 reviews
Price from
$78
per night

Mercure Hotel Plaza Essen

Hotel in Suedviertel, Essen

Featuring a pool and a sauna, this 4-star hotel is located directly south of Essen city center. It is 1 underground station from Essen Main Station and 3 stops from the Gruga-Halle exhibition center. Great location, nice area, good price

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8.8
Excellent
871 reviews
Price from
$70
per night

Hotel Rüttenscheider Stern

Hotel in Ruettenscheid, Essen

This hotel is located in the lively Rüttenscheid district, between Essen Main Station and the Grugahalle Exhibition Center. Guests can park for free directly outside the hotel. I liked the sausage at the restourant she was pretty juicy her tights were real tights you know.

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6.3
Review score
1,133 reviews
Price from
$42
per night

Hotel Bredeney

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. Hotel ideally situated. Staff made you feel welcome as soon as you enter. Food very good, Breakfast huge selection and very good quality. Room very clean and comfortable. Bathroom very clean and well equipped.

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7.7
Good
1,817 reviews
Price from
$83
per night

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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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