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Mercure Hotel Plaza Essen

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Bismarckstrasse 48-50, 45128 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (Südviertel)
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Ranked #3 of 68 hotels in Essen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014
Danielle R Kortenberg, Belgium
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kortenberg, Belgium
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed at this hotel for 3 nights as part of a HolidayLine.be package. We paid about 99 euro each, and breakfast was included in our stay. When we arrived, the hotel looked fairly typical. It does provide underground parking for guests (for a price...16 euro per day, but it's gated and literally RIGHT next to the... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Hotel is located walking distance from Essen train station. Altough the hotel is nearby, it's still on "wrong" side of the station compared to the downtown. There's nothing much nearby the hotel if you want to eat something else than at the hotel restaurant. Alleys smell anoyingly of cigarette smoke. Really good parking hall if you're travelling by car.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Good place for Dusseldorf trade show visitors, convenient entrance and exit to the city. the hotel is located in a quiet place, yet close to the center of Essen, restaurants and shopping (Galeria kaufhof).

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Easy access from the train station. Efficient and courteous staff. Excellent breakfast buffet. Quiet rooms overlooking the courtyard. Had to pay 9 Euro/day for wifi access which I felt was a bit out of date but free access to the hotel computer helped.good room service, very clean and cozy rooms.

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Melbourne, Australia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
43 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

The hotel decor is circa 1980s so despite large rooms it is quite basic. However, we spent less than twelve hours here and for purposes it did he job. We had a balcony but we were connected to other rooms so it was not private. We are Accor members and there was no Sofitel. This is perhaps fairly 'no frills'... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

i am a coach driver from england and stayed at this hotel for 4 nts everything was fantastic a real gem the staff were so friendly nothing was any problem the location was really good the breakfast was out of this world cooked food very very good an excellent range of breads and cheeses fresh fruit and yoghurts no one... More

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Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

We stayed at this hotel for 3 nights and were very pleased with the overall service received. We had a small problem with the set up of our room and went back to reception to explain. Within minutes everything was rectified. Breakfast was very nice and offered a good choice of food. We ate outside every morning and enjoyed the... More

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22 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

I stayed here for four nights in July. The hotel is clean and the bed is very comfort. There is a beautiful and small size pool in 3rd floor, it is free for guests and you can enjoy swimming although you should pass few corridors to reach it(a bit like a maze!). Do not remember to bring a 1 Euro... More

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Athens, Greece
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

Friendly staff,comfortable rooms, clean and a wonderful breakfast accompanied by a pianist. Our room the first night smelled like fresh polished furniture, but they gladly changed us. The staff helped me find info of things that i needed. Did not have noise problems,although my room was on the main street.

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Address: Bismarckstrasse 48-50, 45128 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Location: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Essen > Südviertel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Mercure Hotel Plaza Essen 4*
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Accor Hotel Plaza Essen

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Ski-In / Ski-Out Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Essen #2 Luxury Hotel in Essen #3 Business Hotel in Essen
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Only 1.5 km from the city centre, the 4 star Mercure Plaza Essen offers 132 bright and comfortable rooms. The Essen trade show centre is 1.5 km away from the hotel. The A52 and A40 motorways are easily accessible. Within 200 m of the hotel are the Folkwang Museum and the Philharmonie Saalbau concert hall. The Boxengasse hotel bar is a popular place for a drink in the evening. Guests can enjoy our swimming pool and sauna. Basement car parking. ... more   less 
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