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Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre

3.0 of 5 Thea Leymann Strasse 11, 45127 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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47 reviews 47 reviews
31 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is quietly located just outside center of Essen, but well within walking distance. Convenient and reasonable prices parking under the hotel. Staff is very friendly. Rooms clean and as as every Holiday Inn Express basic but comfortable (good bed en shower). Good breakfast en WIFI come with the rooms.

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HIEX_Essen, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your feedback. We take our guest comments very seriously and always strive to provide comfortable and friendly accommodations. We appreciate your feedback as this gives us the opportunity to improve on our guest satisfaction. Again, thank you for staying with us and we look forward to welcoming you in our hotel. Kind regards Sylke Dombek... More 

Cairo, Egypt
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was just a great place to stay in, nice location, nice staff, nice breakfast, nice rooms, nice hotel, nice internet, nice service, shopping, cinema and restaurants all around just 5 minutes walking, all of that with a very good price rates.

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HIEX_Essen, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us your great feedback. I am pleased to know that you had a satisfactory stay at our hotel and appreciate your compliments regarding our hotel, staff, wifi and breakfast. Thank you again for your review and I hope to have an opportunity of welcoming you back again soon.... More 

Windsor, CA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This hotel has a great location, close to a large mall and nice restaurants. Be aware that the hotel does not have air conditioning;we stayed there in July, during some hot days. We were out and about during the day, but at night we had to open the window to get some fresh air. There is traffic at night, so... More 

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HIEX_Essen, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to give us your feedback. We are very glad you had a good overall stay with us. We hope to see you soon again. Many thanks for your comments. Kind regards Henrik Vloeberghs General Manager Holiday Inn Express Essen City Centre More 

Dusseldorf, Germany
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117 reviews 117 reviews
33 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

The best Holiday Inn Express I have ever been in! For a cheap 54€ per night you get a comfortable double room that sleeps a child on the couch made into a (short but comfy) single bed. The room was small and made smaller even by the extra bedding but very clean, very modern, new bed sheets, new appliances, bathroom... More 

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HIEX_Essen, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your great detailed review. We are very pleased, that we were able to convince you with all our services. Thank you for visiting us. We would be delighted if we should once again welcoming you! Kind regards Henrik Vloeberghs General Manager Holiday Inn Express Essen City Centre More 

Espoo, Finland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We were staying here for 4 nights while visiting the Exhibition centre (Messe Essen) and the location was quite okay, if you are not afraid of using the metro. There is a metro station not too far away from the hotel and a direct line to the fair. Also easy to reach from the train station. Free wifi and breakfast... More 

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HIEX_Essen, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much that you have taken the time to evaluate our hotel. We are pleased that we were able to impress you with our services. Many greetings. Henrik Vloeberghs General Manager Holiday Inn Express Essen City Centre More 

Moscow, Russia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Holiday Inn in Essen is a typical business hotel with clean rooms and good breakfast buffet. I especially enjoyed making my own waffles in the mornings. It is well located in the centre of town close to a big shopping area and is a 10 minute taxi ride to Messe Essen. Can be a bit overcrowded during exhibition time but... More 

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HIEX_Essen, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your stay at our Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre and for the time you have taken to post your experiences with us at tripadvisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and our services. If you again get past Essen, we look forward to welcoming you. Sincerely, Henrik Vloeberghs General Manager Holiday... More 

Northumberland
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52 reviews 52 reviews
23 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Stayed here for one night to split a journey through the Ruhr. It is a clean modern hotel about a 20 minute walk from the main railway station. The staff were helpful and pleasant. The free breakfast was good. Would gladly use it again if in this neck of the woods.

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HIEX_Essen, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre, responded to this review

Dear guests, Thank you for your stay at our Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre and for the time you have taken to post your experiences with us on Tripadvisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and our services. If you again get past Essen, we look forward to welcoming you. Kind regards Henrik Vloeberghs General Manager... More 

San Francisco, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Holiday Inn Express Essen I have stayed at a number of HI Express across the US and i think that lead me to believe that the brand was equivalent to the Courtyard by Marriott- No sir. this hotel is a franchised motel. The bed linen was discolored, and rough, the towels in the bathroom are better used for washing cars... More 

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HIEX_Essen, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay at our Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre and therefor that you share your impressions with us and all users on tripadvisor. First of all I want to apologize for the inconvenience you experienced, since it does not match our high standards. Please be assured that this kind of service will remain... More 

Amsterdam
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Rooms were great value for money - not big but perfect for a short overnight to get ready for MovieWorld - 20min drive away. Location brilliant - if you love cars or a spot of gadget shopping. Breakfast is very good - try to get there before 9 - otherwise its elbow time.

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HIEX_Essen, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you that you have chosen our hotel for your short break. We are pleased that you have felt very comfortable. We look forward to your next visit. Kind regards. Henrik Vloeberghs General Manager Holiday Inn Express Essen City Centre More 

St. Albans, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This was a break to our journey from Wolfenbuttel to Brugge, and was well worth stopping off. Patrick at the check in was very helpful, we stayed as a family of 4. The room was very clean and bathroom facilities brilliant. Sofa bed was a bit tight for the kids to share but they managed. Breakfast included and typical German... More 

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HIEX_Essen, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre, responded to this review

Dear guests, Thank you for your stay at our Holiday Inn Express Essen City Centre and for the time you have taken to post your experiences with us on Tripadvisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and our services. If you again get past Essen, we look forward to welcoming you. Kind regards Henrik Vloeberghs General Manager Holiday... More 

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Address: Thea Leymann Strasse 11, 45127 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Location: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Essen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre 3*
Number of rooms: 153
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