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Rooms and Suites at Excelsior Hotel Ernst

From 266 USD
Classic Room

Classic Room ( 269ft2 )

Step into a world of timeless elegance with the Classic Room, where comfort meets classic-individual style. These rooms offer the renowned standard of the Excelsior

From 268 USD
Classic Single Room

Classic Single Room ( 161ft2 )

Experience the epitome of classic elegance and comfort in the Classic Single Room. As the name suggests, these rooms embody a classical-elegant style that is

From 345 USD
Grand Superior Room

Grand Superior Room ( 323ft2 )

Prepare to be enchanted by the new Grand Superior Rooms, where luxury and versatility take center stage. These rooms have been meticulously designed to provide

From 360 USD
Deluxe Room

Deluxe Room ( 344ft2 )

Step into a world of elevated comfort and sophistication with the Deluxe Room, where "standard" is redefined. Located in the Hanse wing, these rooms offer

From 395 USD
Grand Deluxe Room

Grand Deluxe Room ( 344ft2 )

Prepare to be amazed by the impressive Grand Deluxe Rooms, where elegance meets functionality in perfect harmony. These exceptional rooms are designed to leave a

From 463 USD
Junior Suite

Junior Suite ( 431ft2 )

Prepare to be delighted by the unique charm and allure of the Junior Suite, located in the Hanse wing. These modernly inspired suites seamlessly blend

From 635 USD
Traditional Suite

Traditional Suite ( 484ft2 )

If you appreciate comfort, space, and furnishings of the highest caliber, then the Traditional Suite is the epitome of luxury that you've been seeking. These

From 978 USD
Executive Suite

Executive Suite ( 646ft2 )

Experience the pinnacle of luxury and privacy in the Executive Suites, where space is abundant and design is timeless. These spacious suites offer separate sleeping

From 1,236 USD
Cathedral View Suite

Cathedral View Suite ( 484ft2 )

Indulge in the extraordinary Cathedral View Suite, where every detail has been carefully considered to provide a truly unforgettable experience. From the moment you step

From 3,844 USD
Excelsior Suite

Excelsior Suite ( 861ft2 )

Elevate your stay to unprecedented heights with the lavish Excelsior Suites, where luxury takes center stage. These suites offer a direct view of the world-famous

Excelsior Hotel Ernst

Timeless charm and tradition are within the Excelsior Hotel Ernst. Exactly this contributes to the hotel's appeal to tourists from all over the world. With more than 150 years of diverse history, they brought about the marriage of tradition and imagination in a beautiful symbiosis with Cologne city's first and finest luxury hotel.

The resort is among the Leading Hotels of the World. As a result, the over 190 staff have the rare ability to live every day: "Your uniqueness is the excellence."


The building is in the city's center, opposite the Cologne Cathedral. Aside from the opera, philharmonic, and other well-known sights, as well as the fairground, there are quite a few other places you can stroll to within a short distance.

Visitors who remain on the property can explore a wide assortment of enticing luxury retail destinations within proximity. To continue, it will only take a few minutes to walk. Hikers will also find the usual breweries, cool bars, and tempting coffee shops.

Nobel fabrics and vintage treasures are in all of the 140 suites. This allows each space to have its distinctive character and beauty. In other words, harmonious colors foster a serene home feeling that will enable visitors to relax.

The personal note also synthesizes the classic-modern style, in which every need is met. Moreover, the discrete and private environment of Deluxe Quarters, Junior Suites, and Executive Suites are considered in the Hanseflügel. The hotel's Executive Wing received four stars from the Association for Continual Hotel Growth.

Rooms and Suites

Each of the 137 rooms, Junior Suites, and Suites has a distinct character and unique elegance. This is due to the precious antiques, Noble fabrics, and varied harmonious hues used in their decor. Besides, a timeless home décor welcomes you to visit. This personal note and classic-modern furniture will fulfill your every desire.

For an experience unique to them, rooms with a beautiful view of the Cologne Cathedral are available. The basic facilities for all guest rooms and suites include a SuitePad (digital concierge) and free internet access. There is also a complimentary minibar service.

In contrast to 10 Downing Street, the nearly smooth black surface on the doors and windows brings the Excelsior Hotel Ernst to the top. One can only access a key to the door by adding it to Germany's weightiest key fob.

The room's architecture is simplistic and practical, with simple beige painted walls and soothing blue shades - moreover, a light brown mahogany display cabinet with a minibar and a television. Images of the Cologne buildings used in sepia are also on the walls, whereas orange cushions add a tremendous burst of color.

A tablet on the desk contains details of the Excelsior Hotel Ernst and the area. Furthermore, the microfiber bed is fitted with great care. It has newly laundered linens and thick pillows. The marble bathroom has a double mirror and Asprey items. Additionally, there are bathrobes with the Excelsior Hotel Ernst crest that you can use as soft and warm pajamas.


You have arrived at the Restaurant Taku, which won one Michelin star. Here you can find authentic East Asian cuisine by a master chef. Chef Mirko Gaul understands how to conjure exquisite flavors from simple Asian ingredients by innovating on the roots of Asian cuisine. He also introduces his original and innovative style.

The culinary style of executive chef Mirko Gaul is an "Asian hybrid" blend of Eastern and Western cooking techniques. Taking apart and then reassembling the gourmet kitchen of China, Japan, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Vietnam, he reinterprets them. The creative team at the award-winning restaurant Hanse Stube also produces innovative French cuisine. These are all from their local ingredients. Plus, their perfection is highly admired well outside the city frontier. The entire journey then ends with elegant wines from all over the world.

An extensive array of culinary delights is available at the hotels' restaurants. Admirers of the French or East-Asian cooking types will feast at Taku, or Hanse Stube, an upscale gourmet eatery, while in the Piano Bar, where you'll get high-quality homemade patisseries.

A Cool Place to Spend Your Holiday

During the day, the Piano Bar's baristas deliver various drinks, including coffee, tea, and patisserie. There are also pastries and cakes. In addition, the spectacularly talented bar staff will combine specialties such as signature drinks and their inventions throughout the evening.

The harmonious atmosphere and classy style compliment the Ernst Afternoon Tea prepared and served since the hotel was established to permeate the lobby lounge. Pierre Hermé Macarons are in the current lineup, with Pierre Hermé being the famous French pastry shop where the macarons come from.

Since 1847, Excelsior Hotel Ernst has been a longtime landmark in the area's heart. Besides, it sits near the cathedral and the central train station. Therefore, you may be confident that your case will have a fantastic impression and be put in one of the twelve seminar rooms, with their classic-modern ambiance. This elegant venue also has space for activities that can host up to 200 guests.


From unique activities to laid-back parties, the hotel staff will help you realize your goals in doing your business, private, or exhibition event into a highly productive, memorable event. Moreover, choose a full-service catering from Grand Hotel. So whether you stay a whole week or just a few days, you will surely get satisfaction in Cologne's heart.

A wide range of other amenities is also available for visitors. These include a gym, sauna, and steam tub. You will also find therapies and massages over by a spa provider nearby. Additionally, all visitors have free Wi-Fi, 24-hour reception, room service, and a wedding planning service.

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Why we love this hotel

  • This traditional luxury hotel sits next to the Cologne Cathedral and in the city's heart.
  • The hotel impresses with its extraordinary service. Most of the employees have been at the hotel for decades.
  • Enjoy an Asian Gourmet menu at the Taku restaurant. Chef Mirko Gaul has 1 Michelin star and aiming for the second.
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