This hotel is situated some 10 kilometres from Düsseldorf's city centre. It lies in the historical district of Kaiserwerth, home to the Kaiserpfalz ("Emperor's Palace") of Friedrich I. An underground station can be found 329 feet away, providing you with a direct connection to Düsseldorf's main railway station (25 minutes). The exhibition grounds are approximately 3.8 kilometres away from the hotel, while the airport lies at a distance of 6 kilometres. Trams leaving from the stop 329 feet away take you to the Old Town and the "Kö" boulevard in just 15 minutes. The historical part of the hotel building was constructed in 1820 as a counting station with accommodation for travellers. It underwent extensive renovation work in 1986/87.