• Top location

    Central location near the sightseeing hotspots for business and leisure-time guests

  • Gastronomy

    À-la-carte restaurant Sunnyside with garden terrace

  • Service

    From booking to convention sales – Your personal contact with experienced employees

Enjoy your holiday and relaxation in Essen

The Welcome Hotel Essen is the ideal address for everyone planning a business trip, who likes to attend trade fairs or is interested in culture and sports. Enjoy luxurious 4-star comfort in a state-of-the-art hotel with 176 rooms in various price categories. The very central location in the inner city of Essen offers the greatest possible flexibility on site, along with comfortable arrivals and departures. From the hotel, you can reach all sights in Essen very quickly. The main train station is just a few minutes' walk away. Is it particularly important to you to feel at home while travelling? We will make sure that you can relax from the very first minute. Enjoy a culinary treat in our SunnySide restaurant or a refreshing drink in the LoungeBar RedCorner. We try to meet most of your wishes before you utter them. Let us know of all the others, and we will take care of the rest.

Rooms and suites

Modern and cautious – our hotel in Essen

Overview: Your advantages for an overnight stay in Essen

  • Central location for business and free-time stays

  • Attractive offers for your stay

  • Conference rooms with state-of-the-art technology

  • Large entertainment offer

  • Diverse gastronomy: Breakfast buffet and multiple course menus

  • Charging stations for electric cars at the hotel's underground parking (Tesla boxes and Wallbox type 2)

  • Cooperation with the fitness center FitX (15 min walking distance from our hotel & selection of 3 different studios)

At home while travelling – We want to inspire you this way

Our hotel in Essen wants to welcome you with exclusive design and, most of all cordial hospitality. Do you have a special wish? Approach us. We will take care of it! We always pursue the target of not only satisfying you but making you enthusiastic all around.

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Creating special experiences – the Welcome SPECIALS

The Welcome Hotel Essen offers diverse offers for a memorable stay. This way, you can perfectly combine culture, experience and recovery. Whether you love activities, want to experience culture and history, or use our hotel in Essen for visiting the musical Starlight Express: Our Welcome Specials are designed for different needs.

Welcome Hotel Essen Restaurant SunnySide

Dining in the hotel – where enjoyment and ambience go hand in hand

The culinary side is, of course, taken care of properly in the Welcome Hotel Essen as well. Enjoy the atmospheric mood of freshly prepared seasonable meals in the restaurant SunnySide. After your meal, you can end your day in a relaxed fashion – in good weather for example on our hotel's garden terrace. If you prefer to get comfortable in our LoungeBar RedCorner, you can listen to soft music there and order a drink for yourself.

Welcome Hotel Essen Tagungsraum Victoria

Conference technology that inspires – expect only the best

Success and good ideas need the matching environment. This is what you will find in the 10 fully air-conditioned event rooms of the conference hotel in Essen. The bright and friendly rooms are daylit. No matter if you are hosting a business event or a private celebration – reliable organisation, friendly service and state-of-the.-art technology will turn your event into a complete success.

Your advantages

  • Modern conference technology
  • Air-conditioned conference rooms
  • Personal event support
  • Framework program and organisation from a single source
  • Optional additional services, partially free of charge
  • Individual conference flat rates

Free time in Essen – that means historic, sports, comedy and music

Design your free time in Essen as colourfully as possible. Essen will make it easy for you. From our hotel, you can reach all sights quickly and attend playsconcerts, sports or comedy events as you like. Attractive excursion destinations in to the surroundings of Essen are almost without limit as well.

Our service for you

  • Free WiFi
  • Internet terminal
  • Pets permitted
  • Luggage service and storage
  • Room service
  • Wake-up call
  • 24-Stunden-Rezeption
  • Check-in starting at 3:00 pm; check-out by 11:00 am
  • Laundry service
  • Free daily newspapers
  • Underground parking beneath the hotel
  • Comfortable online booking possible
  • Cooperation with the fitness center FitX


We support you planning your event.

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