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Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre

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Boston
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84 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

This hotel is perfect for business travelers - it is centrally located, the breakfast has a lot of options and you can meet with colleagues in the lobby if needed, the Internet works well, the staff is helpful in English. It is also a short walk to the pedestrian zone, shopping and restaurants.

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

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely yours, Guest Relations Manager More 

Dayton, OH
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45 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Stayed a week for a business conference at my company's headquarters in Essen. This hotel is close enough to walk there so that is a huge plus. Good hotel for business, very solid free WiFi and wonderful water pressure in the shower. Room was small but had everything needed for work. Breakfast buffet was good with a nice coffee center.... More 

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Thank BuckeyeMom10
HIEX_Essen, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing your feedback with all tripadvisor users. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your one week stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely yours, Guest Relations Manager More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

We stayed here for one night to split our journey. The hotel is in great location, car park available. The breakfast is sufficient, included in the price. Hotel staff friendly and helpful. Rooms are neat and clean.

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Thank kat536
HIEX_Essen, Public Relations 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 review our hotel. I am pleased to read you enjoyed your stay with us. We value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely yours, Guest Relations Manager More 

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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

Overall this was a great hotel to stay at for business travels. It has everything a business traveler needs bar restaurant exercise room etc. very clean and the staff is friendly. My only complaint is that the wifi is really slow. I will stay here again when I return to Essen.

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

Dear guest, Thank you so much that you have shared your review with all tripadvisor users. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We will take care of your complaint with respect to the slow wifi. We appreciate it and look forward that you will visit us again! Sincerely yours, Guest Relations Manager More 

Fortaleza, CE
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126 reviews
92 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

With one of the fairs in Essen we usually stay in this Holiday Inn. Normally we stay in the hotel but this year we were booked in the adjoining appartments. Rooms are huge and well equipped. In room WIFI is available with a code and you can connect multiple devices at once. The breakfast in the morning is included and... More 

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Thank AvdV80
HIEX_Essen, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back with us next year. Sincerely yours Guest Relations Manager More 

Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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204 reviews
114 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016

Stayed 1 night at this property. Location: good location - 5-10 minutes walk to the shopping mall and city center Check-in: As a PC member, papers were prepared ahead of time, and just needed a credit card swap, Room: Given a room facing the side street, but since it was close to the weekend night, traffic noise was not an... More 

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HIEX_Essen, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre, responded to this review
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Geachte gast, Hartelijk bedankt voor uw verblijf in ons Holiday Inn Express Essen. Het verheugd ons zeer dat u tijd... More 

Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2016

The interior is not bad. The rooms are small but the hotel is for business travelers for a small number of nights. Service is very bad and unkind (they do not say hello when you see them and you feel very uncomfortable near them). Only perfect thing is location. A big shopping center is only 6-7 minutes far away on... More 

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Thank Mirza19
HIEX_Essen, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your candid review. We apologize that your recent stay did not meet expectations. We appreciate your comments and will share these with our team so that we can continue to improve our services. We do hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the future, so that we can provide a better experience.... More 

London, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

Location I wonder how many people turn up at the wrong Holiday Inn hotel in Essen. This one is the Holiday Inn *Express*. I learned this the hard way after driving 500 miles from UK. . I stayed from 31st Dec 2015 to 3rd Jan 2016. The hotel is in a good location, a few mins walk from the Limbecker... More 

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

Dear guest, Thank you for staying in our hotel and for writing this kind review. It is always a great motivation for all of us to read that you are feeling well with our services. We will communicate your feedback to our whole team. We also have the ambition to improve them continuously and your feedback help us implementing it.... More 

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122 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

Basic hotel for business travellers without high expectations. Standard rooms, clean but not fancy. Basic breakfast buffet, no extras possible. Parking garage available, internet access is ok. The hotel offers the chance to walk to Essen down town. There are some restaurants close to the hotel.

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

Dear guest, Thank you for staying in our hotel and for writing this kind evaluation. We are happy to read that you are satisfied with the cleanliness of our hotel. We apologize for any inconveniences. We always have the ambition to improve ourselves and your feedback will help us by implementing it. So we take your feedback very serious. It... More 

Vantaa, Finland
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

Holiday Inn Express Essen City Center is well situated,close to the Essen city center and within a walking distance from the Essen railway station. Nearest U-bahn station,Berliner Platz is about 300 meters away. Staff in hotel is very friendly. Breakfast,continental,not a super buffet, but enough for a good start of the day. Hotel rooms are tidy and clean,including all basic... More 

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Thank Ketsa1967
HIEX_Essen, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Guest Relation Manager More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Golf course
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Expect a warm welcome at the centrally located Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre, only 10 minutes by train from the convention centre and 40 minutes by taxi from Dusseldorf Airport A quiet setting by a leafy park and excellent transport links make Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre a good city-centre choice. The modern redbrick hotel is just 2 minutes' walk from Berliner Platz subway station, and it's 5 minutes' ride from there to Essen Central Station. Prepare for a busy day by fuelling up with a complimentary continental breakfast and surf the web with high-speed Internet in your peaceful Guest room. Catch up on work in the 24-hour Business Centre, or get colleagues together in the meeting room. Your base at Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre is just 500m from Thyssen Krupp business park and close to major companies like Bitmarck. Essen has gone from industrial powerhouse to creative trailblazer as the European Capital of Culture 2010. Stroll to the centre to see the medieval cathedral, or test your nerve on the themed rollercoasters at Movie Park Bottrop, 20 minutes by train from the hotel. Relax on a sofa in the lively Lobby while surfing the web with wireless Internet, or meet for drinks and snacks in sociable Blue Moon Bar. Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre's friendly staff can suggest local restaurants and help you plan your day. Up to 2 Children under 18 stay free when sharing a room with their parents. Our hotel staff speaks English and Polish. We are looking forward to your visit to the Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre

Address: Thea Leymann Strasse 11, 45127 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Location: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Essen
Price Range: $67 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre 3*
Number of rooms: 153
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Essen
Essen Holiday Inn Express
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Essen
#4 Best Value Hotel in Essen
#10 Business Hotel in Essen
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