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Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre
Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre

Thea-Leymann-Str. 11, Essen 45127

3.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (654 reviews)

Located in the heart of Essen, this hotel is 0.2 mi (0.2 km) from Colosseum Theater and 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from Panorama. …

£53
TOP CityLine Hotel Essener Hof Essen
TOP CityLine Hotel Essener Hof Essen

Am Handelshof 5, Essen 45127

4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (85 reviews)

Located in the heart of Essen, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from International Christmas Market Essen and 2 mi (3.3 km) from …

£65
TRYP Centro Oberhausen
TRYP Centro Oberhausen

Centroallee 280, Oberhausen 46047

3.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (520 reviews)

Situated in the entertainment district, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Konig Pilsener Arena, LEGOLAND Discovery …

£61
Mercure Hotel Plaza Essen
Mercure Hotel Plaza Essen

Bismarckstr. 48-50, Essen 45128

4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (215 reviews)

Located in the heart of Essen, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Folkwang Museum and Panorama. Ruhr Museum and Aalto Theatr …

£59
InterCityHotel Essen
InterCityHotel Essen

Hachestrasse 10, Essen 45127

4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (160 reviews)

Located in the heart of Essen, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from International Christmas Market Essen and 1.9 mi (3 km) from …

£46
Ringhotel Art Hotel Körschen garni
Ringhotel Art Hotel Körschen garni

Hindenburgstrasse 6, Essen 45127

3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (58 reviews)

Located in the heart of Essen, this hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Philharmonie Essen and 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Panorama. …

£67
Courtyard by Marriott Bochum Stadtpark
Courtyard by Marriott Bochum Stadtpark

Klinikstr. 43-45, Bochum 44791

4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (402 reviews)

Situated in a regional park, this hotel is steps from Tierpark und Fossilium Bochum and Bismarck Tower. Zeiss Planetarium …

£70
InterCityHotel Gelsenkirchen
InterCityHotel Gelsenkirchen

Ringstr. 1-3, Gelsenkirchen 45879

3.0 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (296 reviews)

Conveniently near skiing facilities, this Gelsenkirchen hotel is located in the city center, within 3 mi (5 km) of Club Museu …

£40
Petul Apart Hotel City Premium
Petul Apart Hotel City Premium

Henriettenstrasse 1, Essen 45127

3.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (58 reviews)

Situated in Essen, this aparthotel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from International Christmas Market Essen and 1.9 mi (3 km) from …

£75
Hotel Jung
Hotel Jung

Wehmenkamp 1, Essen 45131

3.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (32 reviews)

Located in the heart of Essen, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Museum Folkwang and Panorama. Red Dot Design Museum and …

£48

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Pocket Guide: Essen

Visiting Essen

History buffs will enjoy a visit to Essen and visitors are sure to appreciate the museums and monuments. This welcoming, countryside city also attracts visitors with its restaurants, shopping, and bars.
  • There are 56 Essen hotels
  • January is the most expensive month to travel here, while July tends to be the cheapest
  • Closest major airport is in Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.), 14.9 mi (23.9 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing around Essen

  • Known for its theatres, museums, and musicals, including cultural attractions such as Folkwang Museum, Aalto Theatre, and Grillo-Theater
  • Its monuments and historic sites are notable and landmarks to visit include Essen Cathedral, Old Synagogue, and St. Lucius Church
  • The natural beauty of the countryside is picturesque, and places to visit include Grugapark Botanical Garden, Seaside Beach Baldeney, and Tetrahedon Bottrop
  • Shopping is a favourite activity, so consider an excursion to Rhein-Ruhr-Zentrum Shopping Mall and CentrO

Getting around Essen

With so many convenient choices for transportation, seeing Essen is simple. Take advantage of metro transit at Martinstrasse U-Bahn, Ruettenscheider Stern U-Bahn, or Messe Ost-Gruga-Halle U-Bahn. If you're looking to journey outside of the area, take a train from Essen Sued S-Bahn, Essen Stadtwald S-Bahn, or Essen Central Station.

Staying in Essen

In Essen, you'll find 56 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from, making it easy to plan your perfect holiday retreat at an affordable price:
  • 42 hotels, ranging from GBP 40/night to GBP 190/night
  • 5 aparthotels, ranging from GBP 62/night to GBP 109/night
  • 9 apartments, ranging from GBP 74/night to GBP 74/night
Consider one of these top-rated, larger hotels for your family trip or any other travel plans:
  • TOP CityLine Hotel Essener Hof Essen, averaging GBP 88.36/night
  • Motel One Essen, averaging GBP 77.35/night
You might like one of these highly rated smaller hotels or specialty properties for a romantic getaway, a cosy spot, or a boutique stay:
  • Art Hotel Körschen, averaging GBP 85.5/night
  • Mintrops Land Hotel Burgaltendorf, averaging GBP 103.93/night
A 4-star favourite with Expedia travellers is TOP CityLine Hotel Essener Hof Essen with a 4.7 out of 5 user rating while Art Hotel Körschen and Mintrops Land Hotel Burgaltendorf are also highly rated by guests.

Dressing for Essen

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 10°C during the day and 0°C at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 20°C, while the average at night is 4°C
  • July through September has daytime averages of 22°C with nighttime averages of 10°C
  • In October–December, you can expect daytime averages of 16°C and nighttime averages of 1°C
  • Essen gets about 874 millimetres of rain per year
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