Enjoying a peaceful location in the Buer district of Gelsenkirchen, just a 3-minute walk from the town’s shopping area, this hotel offers easy access throughout the Ruhr area. All of the classic-style rooms at the Ambient Hotel Zum Schwan come equipped with a high-definition TV with satellite TV. Most rooms have air conditioning. A 3-star superior hotel, the Ambient Hotel Zum Schwan lies just a 30-minute car journey from the exhibition grounds of Essen and Düsseldorf. Nearby, you find the popular Schloss Westerholt golf club and the Veltins Arena. The Movie Park Bottrop lies at a distance of 9.3 mi, and promises fun for all ages. Small snacks and drinks are available in the hotel’s bistro with terrace, while a variety of restaurants can be reached on foot in 5 minutes.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.3 for a two-person trip.

Ambient Hotel Zum Schwan has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Aug 1, 2008

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.5)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info



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Room Type
1 sofa bed
1 queen bed
1 twin bed
Bedroom :
1 king bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Gelsenkirchen
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  • Floor
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    The host was amazing, she tried really hard to help us the best even though we had a bit of a language barrier!!!
  • Laurence
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    From the friendly welcome to the checking out, I was made to feel at ease. The door card system is easy to use and the rooms are spacious. The hotel is very clean throughout and the breakfast is always fresh and good quality. The hotel does have...
  • Carlos
    Breakfast area is cozy. So is the room with the fake fireplace. Everything is clean, superb. Nice big TV. Got a beer from the fridge on the house!
  • Laurence
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Fresh produce and drinks for breakfast. Friendly staff. Quiet.
  • Anna
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Very clean and spacious room. I stayed just for one night. There are few, good restaurants spprox 8 min walk from the hotel. Nice bakery just few min away, good for a breakfast. Safe location. Very peaceful.
  • Tariq
    When we looked from outside, we felt its going to be an old building, but inside it is modern and very well maintained. The room we have stayed was clean and had all the things we needed. The blinds can be controlled via electronic switch which is...
  • A
    outstanding staff very clean rooms warm atmosphere delicious breakfast diversity
  • Jordy
    Ruime kamer, Lekkere bedden, vriendelijk personeel, goed ontbijt , rolluiken
  • A
    Das Personal ist super nett und sehr höflich. Die Zimmer sind sauber und modern eingerichtet. Ich war schon auf vielen Seminaren wo ich übernachten musste aber dieses Hotel zählt zu den Besten, zwar ein kleines Hotel, es ist nur weiter zuempfehlen!!!
  • Uwe
    Sauberes und freundliches Hotel mit einem frischen guten Frühstück! Geräumige Zimmer und großes Bad die in einem guten und sauberem Zustand sind! Sehr nettes und freundliches Personal!

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Amenities of Ambient Hotel Zum Schwan
Great facilities! Review score, 8.5

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Fax
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Baby safety gates
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Safe
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Turkish

House rules

Ambient Hotel Zum Schwan takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM


From 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request
3 - 11 years
Extra bed upon request
€ 15 per child, per night
12+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 20 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa EC-Card American Express Cash Ambient Hotel Zum Schwan accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Please inform Ambient Hotel Zum Schwan of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Ambient Hotel Zum Schwan

  • Check-in at Ambient Hotel Zum Schwan is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • The prices at Ambient Hotel Zum Schwan may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Guests staying at Ambient Hotel Zum Schwan can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • Room options at Ambient Hotel Zum Schwan include:

    • Double
    • Single
    • Suite

  • Ambient Hotel Zum Schwan is 5 miles from the center of Gelsenkirchen. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Ambient Hotel Zum Schwan offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):