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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. Room was far better than expected for the money we paid. Very pleased.

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8.4
Very Good
2,106 reviews
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$47
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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8.6
Excellent
1,624 reviews
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$68
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
2,468 reviews
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$47
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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
1,061 reviews
Price from
$51
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 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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8.8
Excellent
2,157 reviews
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$78
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. Next to the station, perfect location

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8.7
Excellent
1,722 reviews
Price from
$58
per night

Novum Hotel Arosa Essen

Hotel in Ruettenscheid, Essen

Located on the shopping and gourmet mile in Essen, this traditional hotel is an ideal base for exploring all of the city’s main attractions. All rooms offer cable TV and free Wi-Fi. They have a great family room, with 6 beds. We were with 4 total. Very spacious room. They have an inhouse sauna and bath, a very nice bar were we spend time with friends in the evening. Great value for money!

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6.3
Review score
1,122 reviews
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$47
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. You can make the check-in online, the hotel is located near everything and it was clean

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8.4
Very Good
3,360 reviews
Price from
$42
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. Simple, but adequate rooms. Breakfast is minimal, but not badly priced.

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8.7
Excellent
1,540 reviews
Price from
$92
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. The stuff was very friendly especially Mr. Sharief and Mrs. Dann, the location is perfect 10/10 in the heart of Essen centrum, and the breakfast is such amazing!

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7.2
Good
1,079 reviews
Price from
$47
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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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