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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. Hotel is in a good location easy to find very easy to park in the private underground garage shops and restaurants nearby

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8.5
Very Good
3,422 reviews
Price from
$40
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. Everything 😊 The staff was super friendly, the hotel is very clean and modern. Also what was so great was that the location is in the middle of the city but we could barely hear anything from our room. It was super peaceful and very comfortable.

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8.8
Excellent
1,471 reviews
Price from
$84
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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8.8
Excellent
2,509 reviews
Price from
$55
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. Normal hotel breakfast, good coffee, very friendly staff

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8.7
Excellent
1,533 reviews
Price from
$73
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
1,760 reviews
Price from
$85
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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8
Very Good
1,826 reviews
Price from
$39
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
822 reviews
Price from
$72
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. The staff went above and beyond the call of duty.

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8.8
Excellent
2,075 reviews
Price from
$107
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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8.8
Excellent
1,463 reviews
Price from
$61
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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7.7
Good
1,012 reviews
Price from
$59
per night

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FAQs about hotels in Essen

  • On average, 3-star hotels in Essen cost $78 per night, and 4-star hotels in Essen are $129 per night. If you're looking for something really special, a 5-star hotel in Essen can be found for $210 per night, on average (based on Booking.com prices).

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

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

  • The average price per night for a 3-star hotel in Essen this weekend is $85 or, for a 4-star hotel, $97. Looking for something even fancier? 5-star hotels in Essen for this weekend cost around $354 per night, on average (based on Booking.com prices).

  • Flowers Hotel Essen, Hotel Gastgeb, and Hotel An der Gruga got great room view-related reviews from travelers in Essen.

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

  • On average, it costs $83 per night to book a 3-star hotel in Essen for tonight. You'll pay around $106 if you choose to stay in a 4-star hotel tonight, while a 5-star hotel in Essen will cost around $279, on average (based on Booking.com prices).

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

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

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

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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