Welcome to Essen the heart of the Ruhr region. The Moevenpick Essen hotel is ideally located opposite the main train station with ICE connection next to the shopping-mall and pedestrian precinct 28 Km from Düsseldorf International airport and 3 Km from the Essen fairground. The hotels excellent location right in the heart of Essen and together with its first-class service make this showcase of a building a perfect starting point for your business trips trade fair visits or private ventures into the world of art and culture. Experience the flair of the impressive building and feel free to explore Europes Kulturhauptstadt 2010 (Capital of Culture 2010). At the renovated Handelshof Restaurant you can expect alongside classic dishes a variety of Swiss culinary treats as well as international specialities. Guests can unwind with a drink in hand at the cosy Scottish style Jimmys Bar. Various sporting facilities such as tennis squash or badminton courts and a bowling centre are located in the close vicinity to the hotel. For recreational habits a gym and sauna situated nearby can be used free of charge. All 198 rooms are comfortably and individually furnished. In addition to TV and radio they all have air conditioning and are equipped with public wireless LAN (wireless internet access). The rooms radiate a very special charm with the vast majority of their ceilings being over 3.5m high. Non-smoking rooms and rooms for movement-impaired guests are available upon request.
Very good, clean and quiet place for the night, and not far away from Duesseldorf, where the fair K2007 was held at.
Tv is not big enough, carpet is a little old, should offer different type of pillows
There is no gym
Proximity to train station
Unfortunately the promximity to the train station which had a lot of undesirables arount it in the evening.