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Hamburg hotels and places to stay

Scandic Hamburg Emporio
4 out of 5
Dammtorwall 19, Hamburg, HH
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $102 per night
0.54 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,263 reviews)

"The mattress in my room was like sleeping in a water bed. It was not comfortable at all. However, I understand that some people like memory foam but I like a firm mattress. Apart from everything else was excellent"…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Scandic Hamburg Emporio
the niu Keg
Brauhausstraße 44, Hamburg
Free Cancellation
The price is $53 per night
3.13 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (47 reviews)

"Modern, smart, pleasant staff, good breakfast, environmental"…"

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2020

the niu Keg
Ruby Lotti Hotel Hamburg
3.5 out of 5
Düsternstraße 1-3, Hamburg
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The price is $112 per night
0.32 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (695 reviews)
Ruby Lotti Hamburg

"Close to Stadthausbrücke s-bahn on S1 line with direct connection to airport. Quick and easy check in even though the hotel was very busy. Staff were helpful and friendly."…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

Ruby Lotti Hotel Hamburg

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25hours Hotel HafenCity
4 out of 5
Überseeallee 5, Hamburg, HH
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The price is $116 per night
0.76 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (990 reviews)
Quirky hotel in Hamburg

"Fantastic hotel in good location. Very warm greeting and check out. Comfortable room with thoughtful design and quirky extras like a canvas bag to take out with you to prevent you buying plastic bags. They sell lots of quirky gifts in the reception area too. Breakfast was good and we had a lovely ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2020

25hours Hotel HafenCity
Novum Style Hotel Hamburg-Centrum
3.5 out of 5
Steindamm 68-70, Hamburg, HH
Free Cancellation
The price is $48 per night
0.95 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (1,620 reviews)

"Amazing clean and friendly people Amazing view and in a great location"…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Novum Style Hotel Hamburg-Centrum
25hours Hotel Altes Hafenamt
4 out of 5
Osakaallee 12, Hamburg, HH
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The price is $145 per night
0.68 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (246 reviews)

"Tolles Hotel, in großartiger Lage - auf jedes Detail wurde geachtet."…"

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2020

25hours Hotel Altes Hafenamt
Radisson Blu Hotel, Hamburg
4.5 out of 5
Marseiller Strasse 2, Hamburg, HH
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The price is $117 per night
0.71 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (1,979 reviews)

"Friendly and helpful staff. Outside has been a building site for well over a year already though, so access with luggage is more difficult than one would expect."…"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2020

Radisson Blu Hotel, Hamburg
NH Collection Hamburg City
4 out of 5
Feldstr. 53-58, Hamburg, HH
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The price is $131 per night
0.84 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (991 reviews)

"Good location Staff are friendly Rooms were great (suite)"…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

NH Collection Hamburg City
NH Hamburg Altona
4 out of 5
Stresemannstr. 363-369, Hamburg, HH
Free Cancellation
The price is $87 per night
3.03 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (997 reviews)

"Lovely hotel friendly and helpful staff convenient for public transport"…"

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2019

NH Hamburg Altona
AMERON Hamburg Hotel Speicherstadt
4 out of 5
Am Sandtorkai 4, Hamburg, HH
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The price is $112 per night
0.55 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (982 reviews)

"Nice hotel and good location to the center."…"

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2020

AMERON Hamburg Hotel Speicherstadt
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Visiting Hamburg

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Hamburg, and visitors give high marks for the shopping, fascinating museums, and bustling port. This city also attracts tourists with its theaters, restaurants, and local tours. Top sights in the city include Hamburg City Hall, Moenckebergstrasse, and Hamburger Kunsthalle.

  • There are 496 hotels and other accommodations in Hamburg
  • The closest major airport is in Hamburg (HAM), 5.7 mi (9.1 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Luebeck (LBC), 33.9 mi (54.6 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Hamburg

The city is well known for its museums and theaters, and cultural venues include Hamburger Kunsthalle, Miniatur Wunderland, and Hamburg Dungeon. Families come for attractions such as Hagenbeck Zoo, Hamburger Dom, and ARRIBA Erlebnisbad. The city is notable for its churches and landmarks like St. Michaelis Church, St. Peter's Church, and St Nikolai Memorial.

In Hamburg, there are 496 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have a variety of choices for a perfect holiday retreat. These are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • The Fontenay - Guests who stay at this 5-star hotel in Rotherbaum can enjoy access to a full-service spa and 2 restaurants, along with an in-room kitchen. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its quiet location and comfortable rooms.
  • THE MADISON Hotel Hamburg - Our customers like the central location and comfortable, quiet rooms at this hotel. This 4.5-star hotel in Neustadt features a restaurant, free WiFi, and a bar.
  • Nordport Plaza, Hamburg Airport, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel - This hotel in Segeberg District features a restaurant, free WiFi, and a 24-hour health club. Expedia customers like its bar and breakfast.

Other favorite sights in Hamburg include Hamburg City Hall, Moenckebergstrasse, and Elbe Philharmonic Hall.

Getting Around Hamburg

With so many transportation options, seeing Hamburg is simple. Take advantage of metro transit at Rathaus U-Bahn, Jungfernstieg Station, and Stadthausbrücke S-Bahn. If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Hamburg Central Station, Hamburg Dammtor Station, or Sternschanze Station. You can explore water travel options at the local port.

Dressing for Hamburg

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 49°F and the nighttime average to be 28°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 70°F during the day and 34°F at night
  • July through September averages 73°F during the day and 46°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 60°F during the day and 29°F at night
  • About 27.68 inches of rain falls on Hamburg each year
  • Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 71°F, while the coldest months are February and January with an average of 28°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Hamburg?
THE MADISON Hotel Hamburg is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This 4.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. It is located a short 4-minute walk from St. Michaelis Church. Reviews from our site also recommend The Fontenay and AMERON Hamburg Hotel Speicherstadt as top options for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Hamburg, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of check in. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best deals in Hamburg.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Hamburg?
For more information about picking new dates or cancelling your trip to Hamburg, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Hamburg?
Based on reviews, MEININGER Hotel Hamburg City Center is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and a bar. Other options to stay on the cheap include Hotel Mercedes Hamburg and ARCOTEL Onyx Hamburg.
Where is the best place to stay in Hamburg City Center?
With 100 hotels and other accommodations to choose from in this neighborhood, you should find the perfect place for your trip. Based on Expedia customer reviews, THE MADISON Hotel Hamburg is the highest ranked property in Hamburg City Center. This 4.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. It is located a short 4-minute walk from St. Michaelis Church. Other favorite options in the area include Sir Nikolai Hotel and Fairmont Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten Hamburg.
What's a favorite place to stay in Saint Pauli?
In this neighborhood, there are 33 places to stay, so you should find the perfect accommodation for your trip. Empire Riverside Hotel is a favorite with our customers staying in Saint Pauli. This 4-star hotel offers a full-service spa and a restaurant. It is located a short 2-minute walk from Reeperbahn. Travelers also recommend east Hotel Hamburg and Hotel Luckys Inn GmbH as top choices in the area.
What's the best place to stay when traveling with kids to Hamburg?
Courtyard by Marriott Hamburg Airport is a top 4.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and a restaurant. Other choices for your kid-friendly vacation include Steen’s Hotel and Quality Hotel Ambassador Hamburg. Attractions like Miniatur Wunderland and Hagenbeck Zoo are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic vacation in Hamburg?
East Hotel Hamburg is a favorite 4.5-star hotel for couples, and features rainfall showerheads and premium bedding. Other good options for a stay with your sweetheart include Hotel Louis C. Jacob and SIDE Design Hotel Hamburg.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Hamburg?
25hours Hotel Hamburg Number One is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and a fitness center for its human guests. Other good choices for you and your pet include a&o Hamburg Hammer Kirche and 25hours Hotel Altes Hafenamt.
Where is the best hotel to stay near Elbe Philharmonic Hall?
Adjacent to Elbe Philharmonic Hall, The Westin Hamburg is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 5-star hotel offers a full-service spa and a restaurant. Other good options close by include Steigenberger Hotel Hamburg and Ruby Lotti Hotel Hamburg.
What about the best place to stay near Reeperbahn?
One of the top choices for your stay is Empire Riverside Hotel, located next to Reeperbahn, and this 4-star hotel offers a full-service spa and a restaurant. Steigenberger Hotel Hamburg and Ruby Lotti Hotel Hamburg are a couple of other good and close options.
What's the best hotel for a beach vacation in Hamburg?
THE MADISON Hotel Hamburg is a top 4.5-star beachfront hotel with a beach bar and a restaurant. Other good options for your stay near the beach include Hotel Schmidt and Hotel Stephan. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Elbstrand or Övelgönne.

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