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What's Essen like?

If you're looking to discover somewhere new, look no further than Essen. Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Essen has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Essen with by checking our online map. Our map displays the areas and neighborhoods around all Essen hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Essen hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

Where are the best places to stay in Essen?

Here are our travelers' top 5 places to stay in Essen:

Hotel Landhaus Knappmann

3-star hotel in Düsseldorf Government Region
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Bar

Schlosshotel Hugenpoet

Upscale hotel on lake in Düsseldorf Government Region
  • • Free valet parking • Free WiFi • 2 restaurants • Bar • Attentive staff

Mintrops Stadt Hotel Margarethenhöhe

Upscale hotel within easy reach of Messe Essen
  • • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Bar • Terrace • Spacious rooms

NH Essen

3.5-star hotel, convenient to Colosseum Theater
  • • Free WiFi • Restaurant • 24-hour fitness center • Bar • Central location

Hotel Stay

Art Deco hotel within easy reach of Colosseum Theater
  • • Free WiFi • Central location

What types of hotels are available in Essen?

We have 145 Essen accommodations with prices starting at CAD 24. Choose one of our 1831 deals and get discounts of up to 35%.

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Essen and the surrounding area:

  • • 32 5-star accommodations from CAD 113 per night
  • • 302 4-star accommodations from CAD 83 per night
  • • 509 3-star accommodations from CAD 62 per night
  • • 25 2-star accommodations from CAD 33 per night
  • • 5 1-star accommodations from CAD 52 per night

How to Get to Essen

What are the closest airports to Essen?

  • • Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.), 15.9 mi (25.7 km) from central Essen
  • • Dortmund (DTM), 26.3 mi (42.3 km) from central Essen

What are the closest train stations to Essen?

  • • Essen Central Station (0.3 mi/0.6 km from the city center)
  • • Essen-Kray Süd Station (2.7 mi/4.3 km from the city center)
  • • Essen-Borbeck S-Bahn (3 mi/4.8 km from the city center)

Things to See and Do in Essen

What is there to see in Essen?

  • • Messe Essen
  • • University of Duisburg-Essen
  • • Zollverein Coal Mine World Heritage Site
  • • Seaside Beach Baldeney
  • • Grugapark Botanical Garden

What is there to do in Essen?

  • • Colosseum Theater
  • • Folkwang Museum
  • • Grugahalle
  • • Red Dot Design Museum
  • • Villa Hugel

Other Popular Essen Attractions

  • • Grillo-Theater
  • • Ruhr Museum
  • • Kunsthaus Essen
  • • Baldeneysee
  • • Essen Cathedral

When is the best time to visit Essen?

  • • Hottest months: August, July, June, September (average 69°F)
  • • Coldest months: February, January, December, March (average 33°F)
  • • Rainiest months: July, August, June, and September (average 2.84 inches of rainfall)