Hotels in Essen, Belgium

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Essen overview

Essen is an inviting destination that has something for everyone. Essen might not have many well-known attractions, but you don't need to travel far to find places worth a visit like Kalmthout Heath and Rosada Factory Outlet. There's plenty more to see, including sights like Bakker Mill Steam Museum.

Where to stay in Essen

A welcoming city for everyone, Essen has a variety of hotels to choose from. You can shop as many as 117 deals for Essen accommodations on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 40%. Our room prices start at 21 USD per night and here's a breakdown of hotels by star rating in Essen as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 3 5-star hotels from 130 USD per night
  • • 65 4-star hotels from 80 USD per night
  • • 55 3-star hotels from 56 USD per night
  • • 6 2-star hotels from 25 USD per night

How to get to Essen

Fly into Antwerp (ANR-Antwerp Intl.), 17.9 mi (28.9 km) from central Essen. Essen Station is the closest train station, located 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from the city center.

What to see around Essen

Here are some recommended places to see in the surrounding area:
  • • Kalmthout Heath (5.1 mi/8.2 km from the city center)
  • • Rosada Factory Outlet (5.8 mi/9.4 km from the city center)
  • • Royal Antwerp Golf Club (7.1 mi/11.5 km from the city center)
  • • Grote Kerk (8.3 mi/13.3 km from the city center)
  • • Grote Markt (8.3 mi/13.4 km from the city center)

When to visit Essen

Do you want to know the ideal time of year to visit? Here are the seasonal norms to help with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 54°F day, 31°F night
  • • April-June: 70°F day, 38°F night
  • • July-September: 73°F day, 47°F night
  • • October-December: 62°F day, 35°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 0.35 inches
  • • April-June: 0.20 inches
  • • July-September: 0.31 inches
  • • October-December: 0.31 inches