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What's Essen Like?

If you're looking to discover somewhere new, look no further than Essen. Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Essen has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Essen with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our map displays the areas and neighborhoods around all Essen hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Essen hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

Where are the Best Places to Stay in Essen?

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Essen and the surrounding area:

  • • 33 5-star accommodations from ZAR 987 per night
  • • 195 4-star accommodations from ZAR 682 per night
  • • 244 3-star accommodations from ZAR 485 per night
  • • 24 2-star accommodations from ZAR 377 per night

How to Get to Essen

Flights to Essen

  • • Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.), 15.9 mi (25.7 km) from central Essen
  • • Dortmund (DTM), 26.3 mi (42.3 km) from central Essen

Things to See and Do in Essen

What to See in Essen

  • • Messe Essen
  • • University of Duisburg-Essen
  • • Zollverein Coal Mine World Heritage Site
  • • Seaside Beach Baldeney
  • • Grugapark Botanical Garden

Things to Do in Essen

  • • Colosseum Theater
  • • Folkwang Museum
  • • Grugahalle
  • • Red Dot Design Museum
  • • Grillo-Theater

Other Popular Essen Attractions

  • • Ruhr Museum
  • • Kunsthaus Essen
  • • Villa Hugel
  • • Baldeneysee
  • • Essen Cathedral

When Is the Best Time to Visit Essen?

  • • Hottest months: August, July, June, September (average 69°F)
  • • Coldest months: January, February, December, March (average 33°F)
  • • Rainiest months: July, August, June, and December (average 3.45 inches of rainfall)