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Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre

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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!
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Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
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Business Center with Internet Access
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Multilingual Staff
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Dusseldorf Airport16 mi
Dortmund Airport26 mi
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All reviews city centre night stay a big shopping mall few minutes walk breakfast selection yogurt per day pleasant stay three nights enjoyed my stay nice room wi fi quiet location decent size business trip reception staff platz
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Location is next to Berliner Platz with subway station (2min walking distance). Although not in the most recent HIE brand design, this house is well maintained and services. There are some few photos around which give impression of fairly big rooms. The majority of pics...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Caramellino
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Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

I found the staff very helpful. Even their concierge services were very much more than I could expect. Breakfast was basic but ticked all the spots. No scrambled eggs but boiled was fine. Rooms-clean and modern and quite (I was on the 16th floor). I’d...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank GregNS68
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Good hotel in tge city center. Very close to a big shopping mall and the area with restaurants and bars. Close also to the rail station. Nice rooms and clean. Interesting idea if you want to renounce to cleaning in one day you get a...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank dorianrus
Reviewed May 2, 2018

I stayed for one night a this Holiday Inn Express and I fully enjoyed my stay. The location is great with good access to shopping and public transportation, the on site parking is very handy, check-in was swift and my room was superclean and the...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Doffa
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel many times for the last years. At the time we could say that was very good. We have been there nowadays and the disappointment was big. It is very bad, the maintenance and cleanness is not the same. The basin...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Onlily
Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Essen - City CentreResponded May 17, 2018

Hello Onlily, Thank you for your stay and for taking the time to leave us feedback. I am sorry you felt that the condition and cleanliness of the hotel has declined. We want to keep welcoming you back and I know this requires our capacity...More

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Erick L
January 28, 2015|
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Response from Satarupa C | Reviewed this property |
yes they offer free internet. They give you a password for wifi which is valid for number of days you are staying in hotel. Internet speed is quite good.
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Erick L
January 28, 2015|
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yes they offer free internet, and they are awesome by the way
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Room Tips
"top floor South side to the park"
Caramellino
1 week ago
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"Front rooms with park view"
Ninion
May 17, 2017
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"high floor is always better."
DTraveller88
Feb 21, 2017
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"Brand new hotel"
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Oct 1, 2015
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PRICE RANGE
$57 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
holiday inn essenessen holiday inn express
LOCATION
GermanyNorth Rhine-WestphaliaEssen
NUMBER OF ROOMS
153
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