Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with free breakfast and bar/lounge


Located in the center of Essen, this family-friendly hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Colosseum Theater and Philharmonie Essen. Grillo-Theater and Aalto Theatre are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Hotel Features

A bar/lounge, a 24-hour business center, and self parking are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free continental breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, coffee/tea in the lobby, a meeting room, and dry cleaning are onsite.

Room Amenities

All rooms are soundproofed and offer free WiFi and hair dryers. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and guests will also find coffee makers and safes.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 3-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center and a meeting room. Event facilities measure 538 square feet (50 square meters). This family-friendly hotel also offers multilingual staff, coffee/tea in the lobby, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 538 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 50 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • One meeting room 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Total number of rooms - 153 
  • Year Built 1999 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Soundproofed rooms  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Shower only 
  • Soundproofed rooms 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 6 AM and 10 AM.

Hotelbar - Onsite bar.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at Midnight

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child under 17 years old stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service dogs are allowed

Parking height restrictions apply


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: EUR 11 per night (in/out privileges)
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

One child 17 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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