Excelsior Hotel Ernst

Cologne, Germany
Neighborhood: Cathdral, Rhine, Shopping

Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

For 2018 & 2019:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily full breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • Round trip private transfer for the Cologne airport OR a one-way transfer to or from the Duesseldorf airport (transfer must be booked latest 24 hrs before the arrival time/departure time of the guests)
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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PROPERTY SIZE: 140 rooms
ROOM STYLE: Classic
VIBE: Sophisticated
City Life Landmarks Seclusion

Excelsior Hotel Ernst

Neighborhood: Cathdral, Rhine, Shopping
Address:
Domplatz/Trankgasse 1-5
Cologne, 50667
Germany
Nearest Airport:
Cologne/bonn (CGN)
9 mi / 14 km

Hotel Features

At the Hotel

Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Business Center
  • Children's Programs
  • Conference Facilities
  • Connecting Rooms
  • Culinary Program
  • Internet Access
  • Lounge/Bar
  • Michelin Star Restaurant
  • Multi-lingual Staff
  • Pet Friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Shopping

Services

  • Babysitting Services
  • Concierge Desk
  • Currency Exchange
  • House Safe
  • Laundry/Dry Cleaning/Pressing
  • Limousine Service
  • Room Service
  • Room Service 24-hours
  • Shoeshine Service
  • Turndown Service
  • Valet Parking
  • Wakeup Calls
  • Wedding Services


Recreation
  • Fitness Center
  • Sauna


In Your Room
  • Bathrobes
  • Butler Service
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar

About Us

Timeless elegance and tradition characterize the Excelsior Hotel Ernst and fascinate guests from all over the world. For more than 150 years of varied history, Cologne´s first and finest luxury hotel address unites tradition and innovation in an extraordinary symbiosis. As the only member of the Leading Hotels of the World in Cologne, the philosophy of the Excelsior Hotel Ernst “Your individuality is our excellence” is lived daily by its 195 employees.

The exposed position, in the heart of the city and vis-à-vis to the Cologne Cathedral, makes it easily accessible from all directions. The opera, philharmonic and many famous museums, as well as the fairground are also within walking distance. Guests find a wide range of attractive luxury shopping possibilities close to the hotel and just a few minutes by foot there are the traditional breweries, trendy bars and inviting coffee shops.

Nobel materials and valuable antiques give each of the 140 rooms and suites its own character and individual charm. Harmonic colors create a timeless home décor which invite to relax. This personal note, in conjunction to the classic-modern furnishing, fulfills every wish. In the so-called Hanseflügel, the hotel´s Executive Wing, Deluxe Rooms, Junior Suites and Executive Suites offer a discrete and private atmosphere at highest comfort.

taku, awarded with one Michelin star, welcomes you with a masterpiece of authentic East Asian cuisine! Head chef Mirko Gaul knows how to elicit the finest flavors out of basic Asian recipes by developing his own elegant and genuine interpretation of Asian cuisine. The style of head chef Mirko Gaul is a modern concept of the „Asian fusion“ cuisine, in which he deconstructs and reinterprets the gourmet kitchen of Japan, China, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia and Malaysia.

At the multiple award-winning gourmet Restaurant Hanse Stube, the motivated team creates innovative French cuisine with local influences, whose finesse is famous far beyond the city border. Exquisite wines from all over the world complete this culinary trip.

During the day, the team of the Piano Bar offers coffee and tea specialties as well as patisserie and cakes. In the evening the charming bar team will mix excellent cocktail classics and own creations.

A harmonic ambience and the stylish design of the lobby lounge accompany the traditional Excelsior Hotel Ernst Afternoon Tea inspired by Pierre Hermé which was extended with a selection of the famous Macarons from the famous French confectioner Pierre Hermé.

Best of the Best

Through more than 150 years of varied history, Excelsior Hotel Ernst's timeless elegance and tradition have fascinated guests from all over the world. Its exposed position, in the heart of the city and vis-à-vis the Cologne Cathedral, makes it accessible from all directions. Its 137 individually furnished rooms and suites leave nothing to be desired. East Asian refinements are served at the Michelin-star restaurant taku. In Hanse Stube, guests enjoy the hospitality delights of international cuisine. Enjoy Germany's exclusive Afternoon Tea inspired by Pierre Hermé. End your day in the elegant Piano Bar with excellent cocktails.

Hotel Tip

Cologne Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is right next door — ask the hotel to arrange an exclusive guided tour.

Location

Address
Domplatz/Trankgasse 1-5
Cologne, 50667
Germany
Neighborhood
Cathdral, Rhine, Shopping
Nearest Airport
Cologne/bonn (CGN), 9 Miles / 14 Kilometers

Guest Rooms & Suites

Single Room Superior

Subtile design in comfortable atmosphere

The harmonic colors of the Superior Rooms create a home décor which invites to linger.Subtle design and simple clarity contribute to a comfortable ambience. In the spaciouslydesigned room a small seating accommo-dation and antique desk await you. The marbletiled or natural stone baths complete the cozy surrounding.

  • Bathrobe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Connecting Rooms
  • Internet Access
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Double Room Superior

Touch of romance in warm colors.

Compared to the Classic Rooms, the Superior Rooms are designed more spaciously andindividually. A cozy sitting area in warm and harmonic colors as well as an antique deskreflects discreet luxury. The large marble baths complete the exclusive ambience.

  • Bathrobe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Connecting Rooms
  • Internet Access
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Double Room Deluxe

Timeless elegance and harmony- elegantly combined

You prefer more than “just” standard? If that´s the case, you have to select a room of the Deluxe category! Situated in theHanse wing, our stylish and innovatively designed rooms impress through the symbiosis of noble fabrics and materials inwarm beige and earth tones. Relax after a exhausting day in the marble-tiled bath with large bathtub and rain showeror enjoy a short break in the comfortable sitting area of the Deluxe room.

Bookable with kingbed. All Double Rooms Deluxe have an average size of 32 sqm.

  • Bathrobe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Air Conditioning
  • Connecting Rooms
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Junior Suite

Stylish combination of tradition and innovation.

All Junior Suites situated in the Hanse wing display a unique combination of the living and sleeping area.Owing to the modernly inspired design of the Junior Suite, an outstanding flair awaits you.Equipped with a walk- in closet, the Junior Suites additionally offer a large natural stone bath with rain shower.The Junior Suites with the exclusive view towards Cologne Cathedral are equipped with all these smallamenities which definitely make you feel at home. A high-class décor made up of precious materials and strongcolors creates a harmonic unity.

Optionally bookable with twin or double bed. The Junior Suites have an average size of 40 sqm.

  • Bathrobe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Connecting Rooms
  • Internet Access
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Suite

Perfect symbiosis of historic antiques and noble materials

You appreciate comfort, size and furnishing at the highest level? If that´s the case, our suites will bethe right choice for you! All suites of the Excelsior Hotel Ernst are marked by a high level of luxuryin a typical Grand hotel: a living area, a separate sleeping area as well as a spacious bath.Thanks to the sophisticated architecture all suites mirror luxurious elegance. Noble upholstery in gentle pastel shades makes the inviting atmosphere perfect.

  • Bathrobe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Air Conditioning
  • Connecting Rooms
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Executive Suite

Luxurious suites in private atmosphere

The Executives Suites with their timeless design offer much space and privacy to live and work. The large suite with separated sleeping and living area is completed by the spacious marble-tiled bath wit Jacuzzi and rain shower. A walk-in closet makes not only women´s hearts beat faster. Some suites have a separate meeting space guaranteeing relaxed meetings and conferences in a private setting.

Bookable with kingbed. All Executive Suites have an average size of 45 sqm.

  • Bathrobe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Air Conditioning
  • Connecting Rooms
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Excelsior Suite

Wake up with view of the famous Cologne Cathedral

In the lavish Excelsior Suites with direct view on the famous Cologne Cathedral luxury has highest

priority. Due to their open and appealing design both Excelsior Suites create a unique living experience. Enjoy the well-known Excelsior Hotel Ernst High Tea in the spacious living room while surveying the hustle and bustle on in front of Cologne Cathedral. Noble materials, subtle color elements and ornamental upholstery harmonize in a perfect symbiosis. You can also complement the Excelsior Suites with additional bedrooms. Both Excelsior Suites have an average size of 80 sqm.

  • Bathrobe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Air Conditioning
  • Connecting Rooms
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Grand Deluxe

Exclusive living comfort in the heart of Cologne

The impressive Grand Deluxe Rooms utilize its unique and individual design to stunning effects.Through the simple elegance in harmonic and vibrant colors the captivating fusion of luxury and practicality stretchesfrom the bedroom to the adjacent marble bathroom.All Grand Deluxe rooms are furnished with precious carpets, spacious desks and inviting armchairs.

  • Bathrobe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet Access
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Grand Superior

Our new Grand Superior rooms provide a luxurious and versatile space on 32 m² – each showcasing a unique contemporary design. The use of subtle and bold colours creates a relaxing and stimulating space, ideal for both business and individual traveller. They feature most comfortable beds, an intimate seating area and modern workspace. The exclusive living is rounded off by their elegant bathrooms, using high-quality natural stone.

  • City View
  • Bathrobe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Air Conditioning
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Facts & Policies

Facts
Experiences
City Life, Landmarks, Seclusion
Vibe Sophisticated
Room Style Classic
Number of Rooms 140
Check-In Time 3:00 PM
Check-Out Time 1:00 PM
Early Arrivals & Late Departures

Early Arrival upon availability, late check out until 4 p.m. is a Virtuoso special amenity.

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Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

For 2018 & 2019:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily full breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • Round trip private transfer for the Cologne airport OR a one-way transfer to or from the Duesseldorf airport (transfer must be booked latest 24 hrs before the arrival time/departure time of the guests)
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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By: RLR


Reviewed on: 01 Oct 2013

Exceptional service at all staff levels. Concierge provided very useful advice re restaurants, etc. Location optimal for a short stay in the central city. The penthouse upgrade was unreal.
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