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Excelsior Hotel Ernst Leading Hotels of the World

Domplatz/Trankgasse 1-5, 50667 Cologne

Free for HRS guests Use of an Internet terminal at the hotelFree use of the sauna1 mini bar refillWLAN in room

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0,2 km
City center
0,0 km
15,6 km
Open map view


37 Guest ratings

Service & facilities

Earliest check-in3:00

Latest check-out1:00

free Wifi
Service & facilities

User rating


37 Guest ratings

Value for money: 8,1 | very good
Atmosphere: 9,1 | excellent
Friendliness of staff: 9,6 | excellent
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Service & facilities

Hotel facilities

  • Taxi rank: 0,0
  • Subway, suburban railway: 0,0
  • Bus/streetcar: 0,0
  • Public parking garage: 0,0
  • Fee per 24 hours: 27,00 EUR
  • Highway exit: 1,81
  • Last name: A559 - Anschluß Köln-Deutz
  • Conference center: 2,0
  • Last name: Koelnkongress
  • nearest city: 39,0
  • Last name: Düsseldorf
  • Casino: 57,0
  • Doctor: 1,0
  • Stadium/sports hall: 5,0
  • Name: Lanxess Arena
  • Public swimming pool: 2,0
  • Indoor tennis: 5,0
  • Tennis court: 5,0
  • 18-hole golf course: 4,6
  • Room facilites

  • Reception manned 24 hours a day
  • Earliest check-in: 15:00
  • Latest check-out: 13:00
  • Multilingual staff on hand 24 hours a day
  • English-speaking staff available during the day
  • English-speaking staff available at night
  • Accepted payment methods

  • Classic concierge service
  • Porter service
  • Cost per item: 0 EUR
  • Car rental
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Limousine service
  • Hotel data

    Hotel built in: 1863, Last partial renovation: 2015, Number of floors: 6

    User rating

    Value for money:8,1


    Cleanliness of hotel:9,3

    Quality of breakfast:9,2



    Quality of restaurant:8,9

    Room facilites:8,9

    Service & Staff:9,6

    Willingness to assist:9,5

    Style of hotel and ambience

    A stylish, family-owned hotel providing luxurious accommodation with a classy ambience. Every room and suite of the “Excelsior Hotel Ernst” is awe-inspiring in its elegance. Visitors will be able to enjoy a fitness area, sauna, a piano bar providing live music as well as a selection of cigars. Two restaurants serve mouth-watering French and East Asian dishes.

    Special features of the hotel

    +Attention: The city of Köln charges an overnight stay tax of 5% on the room accommodation rate from 01.12.2014, which needs to be paid by the guests. This tax is NOT INLCUDED in the HRS rates and needs to be paid additionally in the hotel. Business travelers are exempted from this tax when showing an adequate verification (e.g. employer certificate). +

    Location of hotel

    With central Cologne being home to this lavish accommodation, there is no shortage of attractions or activities to enjoy in the surrounding area. The hotel is neighboured by Cologne Central Station and the Cathedral. Guests will find themselves close to the Romano-Germanic Museum and the Museum of Applied Art (100 m), while the Musical Dome is also just a short walk away.