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Select Hotel Handelshof Essen, Essen

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Am Hauptbahnhof 2EssenNW45127Germany

Upscale hotel in Stadtkern with bar/lounge
  • Free WiFi
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Very Good8.2
Great location
Great room
Fantastic service
Food could be better
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From 93 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Select Hotel Handelshof Essen, Essen

from $46
  • Standard Single Room
  • Standard Double Room
  • Superior Room
  • Deluxe Room
  • Suite

What’s around Select Hotel Handelshof Essen, Essen


  • In Stadtkern
  • Grillo-Theater - 5 min walk
  • Philharmonie Essen - 6 min walk
  • Essen Cathedral - 6 min walk
  • Old Synagogue - 8 min walk
  • Aalto-Musiktheater - 10 min walk
  • Stadtgarten - 12 min walk
  • Colosseum Theater - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.) - 23 min drive
  • Essen Central Station - 2 min walk
  • Essen-Kray Süd Station - 11 min drive
  • Bochum Wattenscheid S-Bahn - 12 min drive
  • Hirschlandplatz U-Bahn - 5 min walk
  • Bismarckplatz U-Bahn - 10 min walk
  • Philharmonie U-Bahn - 13 min walk
  • Onsite parking not available

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 198 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 6 floors


  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children (5 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers -
  • Year Built
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • German

In the room

Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Select Hotel Handelshof Essen, Essen’s small print

Also known as

  • Novum Winters Essen
  • Novum Select Hotel Handelshof
  • Novum Select Handelshof Essen
  • Novum Select Handelshof


Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for EUR 999.0 per day

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 14,9 for adults and EUR 7,45 for children (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Very Good 8.2 From 380 reviews

Select Hotel Handelshof Essen, Essen
I'd totally stay again.
The place was great, the location PERFECT (90 food places, 2 malls, 1 train station, and a Catholic Cathedral for Sunday Mass all within 1-5 minute WALK!). The service was fine, plenty of English Speakers. It's a "German Hotel" so the rooms are tiny and the beds are pencil thin, but I slept better than I ever have in them, so no real complaints. 3 Pillows per bed of varying softness. The only real issue was that the area can be kinda loud at night depending on the room. If you're near the back where people walk the "outside mall" of sorts sometimes it gets crazy. Train nearby, but makes little to no noise, really. I'd absolutely stay here again if I ever return to Essen. The train station across the street and the food next door is reason enough. Oh... and like 3-5 banks to exchange money within that 5 minute walk too. Highly recommend.
John, us7 night business trip
Select Hotel Handelshof Essen, Essen
Very Good8.0
Pros: New hotel, very good location, very clean. Cons: Some rooms *extremely* small; advertised as "air conditioning" but thermostat will not go below 23C (73-74F) and air very weak.
A Traveler, us2 night business trip
Select Hotel Handelshof Essen, Essen
A Terrible Staying Experience
It was terrible. 1. Hotel should let me check in at 14:00PM, but I was checked in around 16:00PM because there were some problems from there clean staff. None of them said sorry and staff explained impatiently showing there's nothing they could do. 2. The front desktop is not very helpful while being asked the direction and Taxi information.
A Traveler, us2 night business trip
Select Hotel Handelshof Essen, Essen
Very Good8.0
Lovely hotel in a central location in Essen
Easy check in and out with pleasant staff. My room was clean and comfortable with wonderful high ceilings. There was some noise from outside but that is to be expected with a city centre room and it did not effect my nights sleep at all
Andrew, gb1 night trip
Select Hotel Handelshof Essen, Essen
Very Good8.0
Nice quality hotel. Perfect for business short stays.
A Traveler, gb3 night trip

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