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Motel One Essen

#6 of 69 Hotels in Essen
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Kennedyplatz 3, 45127 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Amsterdam
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79 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Motel One Essen is a great place. The location is excellent. We asked for a room overlooking the main square (Kennedy Platz) to see the Weihnachtsmarkt. Our request was granted. The hotel is just around the corner of the Lichtburg theatre were we saw two concerts of our favourite band: Kraftwerk. Our room was nice, clean and modern with a... More 

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Nicole W, Manager at Motel One Essen, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, Nicole Werner Hotel Manager More 

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159 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

Do not be fooled by the low price. It is a nice, clean and modern hotel. The rooms are typical, small German hotel rooms, but the furnishings are modern. The hotel is in the shopping district. A great place to stay if you are going to the Christmas markets. It is only a few minutes walk from the train station.... More 

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Nicole W, Manager at Motel One Essen, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, Nicole Werner Hotel Manager More 

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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74 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

It was my third experience with Motel One in different cities, and I decided it's enough. I liked the cleanness of the room, the breakfast was also fresh and good but limited. The rooms are as small as possible, but it's not a problem for me. However what I don't like is that they are stingy in every possible thing.... More 

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Nicole W, Manager at Motel One Essen, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying with Motel One in Essen, and thank you for taking your time to share your feedback with us. Motel One is a design Bes &Breakfast hotel concept. Services like telephone, minibar or coffee machine in the room and guest amenities are not designated in this low budget hotel concept. But of course we always... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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65 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

This hotel is great for business trips as well as for seightseeing or private shopping trips. Motel One hotels are usually very basic, but modern and clean - and so is this one. The great thing is the very central location in the middle of the walking town, close to all shops, many restaurants and also the main station. Would... More 

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Nicole W, Manager at Motel One Essen, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, Nicole W. More 

Wilmslow, England
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171 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

This chain of hotels is growing fast and with good reason. I have stayed in this hotel more than 40 times. It is modern and up to date. Rooms a good size and all the furniture except the bed can be moved so if yiu are working you can set it up as you like. The bathrooms are showers which... More 

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Nicole W, Manager at Motel One Essen, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, Nicole W. More 

Bratislava, Slovakia
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

The hotel is big and modern. Situated right on the main square in Essen with lots of events over the year. Not noisy though. Rooms are small, but clean, modern, tastily decorated. Double bed very comfortable. Wifi for a fee.

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Nicole W, Manager at Motel One Essen, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. There is only one thing in your review we do not understand. You wrote, that we take a fee for using the WIFI. But the WIFI is free of charge for our guests.... More 

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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

The MotelOne has a very central location in the city centre right next to one of the larger squares in Essen. Rooms are clean and silent. The price value ratio is also very good. There are many restaurants in the vicinity and also the shopping streets are close by.

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Nicole W, Manager at Motel One Essen, responded to this review

Dear Daniel, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, N. Werner More 

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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55 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Fresh and modern hotel with excellent basics - you get all you need for a good stay at a wonderful value for money. The rooms and bathrooms are stylish, comfortable and well equipped. Special attention in the breakfast area by lovely Mrs Pape!

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Nicole W, Manager at Motel One Essen, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Ms. Pape is very thankful for your kind review. Sincerely, N. Werner More 

Bath, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 via mobile

This very competitively priced, centrally-located hotel provides a pretty good, if basic, service. Free wifi, aircon that works and a decent quality continental breakfast. No queueing to checkout in the morning as you pay for your stay when you check-in. No food provided on-site but it's bang in the middle if town so no problem to eat nearby. Take a... More 

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Nicole W, Manager at Motel One Essen, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, N. Werner More 

Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Reasonably large and attractive room, well-soundproofed, with a shower-room that would do credit to a much dearer hotel. Very efficient staff, and good wifi. Adequate breakfast. The position, right in the centre of the city, could hardly be better. Very good quality to price ratio. It is a pity that the whole experience is marred by some small savings: very... More 

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Nicole W, Manager at Motel One Essen, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, N. Werner More 

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