Book a Berlin hotel near Alexanderplatz, with Hotels.com. A showcase of socialist architecture, sprawling Alexanderplatz square buzzes around the clock with its mix of sights, restaurants and high-street shops. Shop in popular department stores like Galeria Kaufhof or take a lift up to the viewing platform of the 368m-high Fernsehturm (TV Tower) on Alexanderplatz for panoramic views over Berlin. Located in the vibrant Mitte district in central Berlin, Alexanderplatz is near many of Berlin's best hotels as well as the medieval-style Nikolaiviertel area, the Rotes Rathaus town hall, the DDR Museum and Sea Life Berlin. Hotels.com offers a range of accommodation near Alexanderplatz, which is served by Alexanderplatz S-Bahn and U-Bahn stations. Alexanderplatz is 40 minutes from Berlin Tegel Airport (TXL) and 10 minutes from the Brandenburg Gate on the TXL JetExpress shuttle bus. Nip into the Marienkirche church on Alexanderplatz to see the moving 15th-century fresco Dance of the Dead, which depicts the plague.