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Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre

#15 of 69 Hotels in Essen
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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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New Delhi, India
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in this hotel for a Exhibition in Duesseldorf. Have been staying here since last 3 years. The best place to stay easy connectivity with Essen City Centre Market just a walk away lots of good cafes to stop by. Courteous Staff, Clean rooms, Good Breakfast. and best of all, it is pocket friendly ;)

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

Dear guest, Thank you for staying in our hotel Holiday Inn Express Essen City Centre. We are delighted to read that you are feeling well with our services. We always have the ambition to improve ourselves and the feedback of our guest helps us implementing it. So thank you again for your positive feedback we also will impart that to... More 

Canton of Zug, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

This was an excellent budget hotel. Courteous staff, clean room and basic breakfast provided. Very central to the shopping area, but you do need to get a taxi from the train station @ 13 Euros. Would very much recommend this hotel.

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HIEX_Essen, Front Office 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 feedback. We are pleased to know that you had a satisfactory stay at our hotel and appreciate your compliments regarding our modern and clean hotel, friendly reception staff and good breakfast options. Thank you again for your review and we hope to have an opportunity of... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

My Wife and I stayed here on our way back from Austria. Its very well located with a massive shopping center within walking distance. On our check out the following morning we were in a bit of a rush, my wife left her shopping in the room and didn't realize until we were in the UK. One simple email and... More 

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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 appreciate your nice comment regarding our friendly, helpfully staff. We looking foreward to welcoming you at our Hotel again soon. With kind regards Sylke Dombek Assistant Hotel Manager Holiday Inn Express Essen City Centre More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

I stayed at Essen as all the hotels in Dusseldorf were completely sold out during my stay. The room was very comfortable with almost all the necessary amenities. The breakfast is decent and free. The rate was very economical considering that it is about 30 kms outside Dusseldorf. There is a massive mall just around the corner (Limbecker Platz) where... More 

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

Dear guests, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us your feedback. We are pleased to know that you had a satisfactory stay at our hotel and appreciate your compliments regarding our friendly reception staff. Thank you again for your review and we hope to have an opportunity of welcoming you back again soon. Sincerely, Sylke Dombek... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

It was a very comfortable stay in this hotel. Room was clean and everything necessary was there already. Located abit away from city centre but was actually perfect location for us who likes to look around the city. Enjoyed it fully.

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HIEX_Essen, Guest Relations 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 feedback. Your comments are highly valuable to us and will assist us in our continuous efforts to maintain and improve the service level we aim for. I apologize for the inconvenience the room assigned to you may have caused. I appreciate feedback that we receive, whether... More 

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50 reviews 50 reviews
31 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

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
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

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 November 15, 2014

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
Top Contributor
135 reviews 135 reviews
41 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 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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41 reviews 41 reviews
15 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 

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