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NH Essen
8.8 Excellent

0.0 mi from city centre, Essen Show on map

ExcellentBased on 2,073 reviews
8.8

Located a short stroll from Essen Central Station, the hotel provides guests with an ideal base while in Essen. It also offers wired internet, meeting rooms and a 24-hour reception.

ibis Essen Hauptbahnhof
7.8 Good

0.4 mi from city centre, Essen Show on map

GoodBased on 1,007 reviews
7.8

Ibis Essen Hauptbahnhof provides a modern setting when in Essen. Surrounded by local bars and restaurants, it is within walking distance from Essen Central Station.

The Niu Cobbles
8.8 Excellent

0.7 mi from city centre, Essen Show on map

ExcellentBased on 2,470 reviews
8.8

The Niu Cobbles is located in Essen and features free Wi-Fi. It also offers a terrace, luggage storage and a safe.

Hotel-Restaurant Große-Wilde
8.1 Excellent

1.1 mi from city centre, Bottrop Show on map

ExcellentBased on 268 reviews
8.1

Hotel-Restaurant Grosse-Wilde provides a comfortable setting when in Bottrop. It also features a bowling alley and a swimming pool.

Welcome Hotel Essen
8.4 Excellent

0.3 mi from city centre, Essen Show on map

ExcellentBased on 1,708 reviews
8.4

Welcome Hotel Essen is situated in Essen and is close to the area's well-known attractions. The various amenities this contemporary hotel offers include a safe, limited hours room service and laundry facilities.

Center Hotel Essen
8.0 Excellent

0.4 mi from city centre, Essen Show on map

ExcellentBased on 1,804 reviews
8.0

Center Hotel Essen is situated in Essen and features free Wi-Fi. It is set amongst a variety of popular nightlife options and is minutes on foot from Essen Central Station.

Good Morning Gelsenkirchen City
7.4 Good

1.0 mi from city centre, Gelsenkirchen Show on map

GoodBased on 1,133 reviews
7.4

Situated only a short stroll from Gelsenkirchen Central Station, the hotel provides guests with an ideal base while visiting Gelsenkirchen. It is conveniently positioned for those wishing to visit local attractions.

Ghotel Hotel & Living Essen
8.7 Excellent

0.5 mi from city centre, Essen Show on map

ExcellentBased on 1,523 reviews
8.7

Located within a 10-minute walk of Essen Central Station, the hotel is an ideal base while visiting Essen. It is ideally positioned for guests wanting to sightsee in the area.

Haus Kastanienhof
8.4 Excellent

0.2 mi from city centre, Mülheim Show on map

ExcellentBased on 417 reviews
8.4

Haus Kastanienhof is a comfortable base while visiting Mulheim an der Ruhr and is close to everything the area has to offer. It also offers a terrace, a safe and free Wi-Fi.

Select Hotel Handelshof Essen
8.5 Excellent

0.3 mi from city centre, Essen Show on map

ExcellentBased on 1,935 reviews
8.5

Situated just a short stroll from Essen Central Station, the hotel offers guests a convenient base when visiting Essen. It is conveniently positioned for guests wishing to visit local attractions.

Tips for booking a Essen hotel

Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:February
Average price in Essen:£87/night
Absolute cheapest price found:£10/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Wednesday
£44 - £146
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
£35 - £146
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top Rated Essen hotels

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1
Holiday Inn Express Mülheim - Ruhr
8.7 Excellent

0.5 mi from city centre, Mülheim Show on map

A 10-minute walk from Mulheim Central Station, Holiday Inn Express - Mulheim - Ruhr has a convenient location, making it an ideal base while in Mulheim an der Ruhr. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of complimentary wireless internet during their stay.

2
Select Hotel am Centro Oberhausen
8.0 Excellent

0.8 mi from city centre, Oberhausen (Nordrhein-Westfalen) Show on map

Mercure Oberhausen am Centro is located in Oberhausen and features miniature golf. The multiple facilities this art deco hotel offers include a 24-hour reception, an express check-in and check-out feature and meeting rooms.

3
Essener Hof Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western
8.8 Excellent

0.3 mi from city centre, Essen Show on map

The hotel is located in Essen and is close to local attractions, including the Old Synagogue and Essen Cathedral. Surrounded by local bars and restaurants, it is a short walk from Essen Central Station.

4
Select Hotel Handelshof Essen
8.5 Excellent

0.3 mi from city centre, Essen Show on map

Situated just a short stroll from Essen Central Station, the hotel offers guests a convenient base when visiting Essen. It is conveniently positioned for guests wishing to visit local attractions.

5
ibis Essen Hauptbahnhof
7.8 Good

0.4 mi from city centre, Essen Show on map

Ibis Essen Hauptbahnhof provides a modern setting when in Essen. Surrounded by local bars and restaurants, it is within walking distance from Essen Central Station.

6
NH Oberhausen
8.3 Excellent

1.6 mi from city centre, Oberhausen (Nordrhein-Westfalen) Show on map

Located less than a 10-minute stroll from Oberhausen Central Railway Station, the hotel provides guests with a convenient base while visiting Oberhausen. It has a fitness centre, as well as a Turkish steam bath, free Wi-Fi and a sauna.

7
Welcome Hotel Essen
8.4 Excellent

0.3 mi from city centre, Essen Show on map

Welcome Hotel Essen is situated in Essen and is close to the area's well-known attractions. The various amenities this contemporary hotel offers include a safe, limited hours room service and laundry facilities.

8
Ibis Styles Gelsenkirchen
7.6 Good

1.1 mi from city centre, Gelsenkirchen Show on map

Situated in Gelsenkirchen, the hotel is set amongst a range of popular shops and is minutes on foot from Gelsenkirchen Central Station. Guests can also enjoy free internet access throughout the property.

Cheapest hotels in Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia

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Center Hotel Essen
8.0 Excellent

0.4 mi from city centre, Essen Show on map

Center Hotel Essen is situated in Essen and features free Wi-Fi. It is set amongst a variety of popular nightlife options and is minutes on foot from Essen Central Station.

£28
Avg. per night
Good Morning Gelsenkirchen City
7.4 Good

1.0 mi from city centre, Gelsenkirchen Show on map

Situated only a short stroll from Gelsenkirchen Central Station, the hotel provides guests with an ideal base while visiting Gelsenkirchen. It is conveniently positioned for those wishing to visit local attractions.

£37
Avg. per night
The Niu Cobbles
8.8 Excellent

0.7 mi from city centre, Essen Show on map

The Niu Cobbles is located in Essen and features free Wi-Fi. It also offers a terrace, luggage storage and a safe.

£40
Avg. per night
Select Hotel am Centro Oberhausen
8.0 Excellent

0.8 mi from city centre, Oberhausen (Nordrhein-Westfalen) Show on map

Mercure Oberhausen am Centro is located in Oberhausen and features miniature golf. The multiple facilities this art deco hotel offers include a 24-hour reception, an express check-in and check-out feature and meeting rooms.

£41
Avg. per night
ibis Essen Hauptbahnhof
7.8 Good

0.4 mi from city centre, Essen Show on map

Ibis Essen Hauptbahnhof provides a modern setting when in Essen. Surrounded by local bars and restaurants, it is within walking distance from Essen Central Station.

£42
Avg. per night
Hotel Haus Union
8.1 Excellent

1.1 mi from city centre, Oberhausen (Nordrhein-Westfalen) Show on map

Hotel Haus Union is a comfortable setting when in Oberhausen and is close to everything the area has to offer. It also offers meeting rooms, an express check-in and check-out feature and a car rental desk.

£43
Avg. per night
Ibis Styles Gelsenkirchen
7.6 Good

1.1 mi from city centre, Gelsenkirchen Show on map

Situated in Gelsenkirchen, the hotel is set amongst a range of popular shops and is minutes on foot from Gelsenkirchen Central Station. Guests can also enjoy free internet access throughout the property.

£44
Avg. per night
Ghotel Hotel & Living Essen
8.7 Excellent

0.5 mi from city centre, Essen Show on map

Located within a 10-minute walk of Essen Central Station, the hotel is an ideal base while visiting Essen. It is ideally positioned for guests wanting to sightsee in the area.

£47
Avg. per night

Hotel prices in Essen

3 stars

£28 - £80

No. 1 most popular

£47
Avg. per night
£57
Avg. per night

Best value

Center Hotel Essen
8.0 Excellent
£28
Avg. per night
4 stars and up

£41 - £58

No. 1 most popular

£52
Avg. per night

No. 2 most popular

Welcome Hotel Essen
8.4 Excellent
£48
Avg. per night

Best value

£41
Avg. per night

Best prices found by HotelsCombined users in the past 24 hours.

Where to stay in Essen

About Essen

Essen is the metropolitan heart of the Ruhr area of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. This densely populated city is ranked seventh-largest in the country and is located primarily north of the River Ruhr encompassing more than fifty boroughs. This former industrial power has been tempered to embrace a desirable theme of commerce and culture.

One of the reigning tourist attractions in Essen is the Zollverein Coal Mining Site and Museum which is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and referred to as the most beautiful coal mine in the world. Popular activities in the region include sightseeing throughout the abundance of architectural landmarks, eating at the Schloss Hugenpoet, and shopping around the downtown area. Gruga Park serves as the predominant natural attraction with its Japanese garden and brilliant array of flower beds.

Essen’s local Essener Verkehrs-AG carrier provides for three railways, seven trams, and over fifty buses throughout the region. There are also InterCity Express high-speed train transportation options as well as the nearby Essen/Mülheim Airport. Essen is the central city of the area and is well connected via roadways and Autobahns and heavily used cycling paths.

The history of Essen dates back to before 3,000 BC, with one of the most important findings being a Megalithic tomb. The tomb is considered one of the city’s original architectural samples.

Essen travel FAQs

  • Where is the best place to stay in Essen?

    Südviertel, Nordviertel, and Altessen-Nord are the most popular places on HotelsCombined for stays in Essen.

  • What are the best hotels in Essen?

    One of the most popular hotels in Essen is NH Essen, which has been reviewed by 2,073 users and currently has a rating of 8.8/10. Other top-rated locations include Mercure Hotel Plaza Essen and Select Hotel am Centro Oberhausen, which have received 8.8/10 and 8.0/10 ratings from our users, respectively.

  • What is a good hotel near Messe Essen?

    Reviews of Mercure Hotel Plaza Essen recommend it as a good place to stay near Messe Essen, scoring 8.8/10 from 816 ratings.

  • What is a good hotel in Essen near Botanischer Garten Grugapark?

    Mercure Hotel Plaza Essen is rated 8.8 from 816 reviews and is close to Botanischer Garten Grugapark.

  • Is there a good hotel near Philharmonie Essen?

    If you’re looking for good hotels near Philharmonie Essen, consider NH Essen (rated 8.8 over 2,073 reviews).

  • How much do hotels in Essen cost?

    The average price of a hotel in Essen is £80 per night, based on the last 3 days’ data. The average price of a 4-star hotel in Essen around is £125 per night, whereas for a 5-star hotel it’s £142 per night.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Essen?

    Prices for Essen hotels have been found for as low as £34/night over the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hotel in Essen tonight?

    Essen hotels start at £34 for tonight; however, the average price of accommodation is about £80. Many 4-star stays can be found in Essen tonight, with prices starting at £57. These prices were found on HotelsCombined within the last 72 hours.