EXCELSIOR HOTEL ERNST

EXCELSIOR HOTEL ERNST

Trankgasse / 1 5 Domplatz, Cologne 50667 Germany (DEU)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
5 Star Downtown property
50.941696.95663
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Very Good
4.5/ 5

Based on 596 guest reviews

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  • Avg. Group Discount of 11.0%!
  • Fitness center on property
  • Hotel has 142 rooms
  • Hotel has 6 floors
  • Hotel has 38 suites
  • Check out time: 13:00
  • Group score of 10.0/10
  • Hotel has 19 meeting rooms

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Local Attractions

Dom Cathedral, River Rhine, Museums

Customer Reviews of Excelsior Hotel Ernst

4.5 out of 5.Based on 596 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Since 1863 the Grand Hotel Excelsior Hotel Ernst combines tradition and innovation in a unique way. Situated in the historical centre, right opposite the famous cathedral, 10 minutes to the Cologne fairground, and 100 m from the main station the hotel supplies best conditions for business and leisure travelers.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:15:00
Check Out:13:00
Year of Last Renovation:2007
Floors:6
Rooms:142
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:142
Handicap Rooms:0
Suites:38
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:19 View Spaces
Meeting Space:550 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 200 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym:On-site
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
individual 6 pmgroup depending on request and season
Nightly Parking:22
Typical Group Deposit:25%
Total Taxes: 7.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features





Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
30 Euro additional charge per pet, per night


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Currency exchange
  • Dinner available
  • Elevator
  • Fitness and health center
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Internet - wireless
  • Jacuzzi
  • Mini bar
  • Mixed dorms
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Office in room available
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Safe in rooms
  • Sauna
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Terrace

Airport & Shuttle Information

Cologne- Bponn Airport min 25 by car by train15 km from hotel

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Excelsior Hotel Ernst

Below are all the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Excelsior Hotel Ernst.

Feel free to use the Excelsior Hotel Ernst meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Cologne event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Meters)
Size
(sqm.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Gobelin19 x 9 x 516696/12080905050566/82002001
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Gobelin

The Gobelin Salon can be connected to a foyer with the capacity of 100 people (reception).
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
166 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
19 x 9 x 5 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Gobelin Saal18 x 8 x 416396/120--80--505418/15200200--
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Gobelin Saal

The Gobelin Saal is the biggest venue at the Excelsior Hotel Ernst. The main characteristics are the two original Gobelin tapestries, the big chandelier and the high ceiling. For events with more than 120 participants the room can be extended due to its direct connections with the Winter Garden, the Blue Salon and the patio.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
163 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
18 x 8 x 4 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
Yes
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Wintergarten11 x 8 x 59972/90------30--6/--1001504
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Wintergarten

The Winter Garden with its decorated glass roof is more than a popular meeting point at the heart of the Excelsior Hotel Ernst. You can book Winter Garden and Van Dyck Salon for private and business purposes. By opening three big double doors, the Gobelin Saal can be easily connected with the Winter Garden and the Van Dyck Salon.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
99 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
11 x 8 x 5 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
13
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
Yes
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
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Blauer Salon18 x 5 x 59340/6040463232465/51001001
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Blauer Salon

The Blauer Salon is connected to a luminous foyer which can hold 40 an additional people for a reception.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
93 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
18 x 5 x 5 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Wintergarden/ Van Dyck11 x 9 x 510164/8080503030305/51001001
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Wintergarden/ Van Dyck

The luminous Wintergarden can be connected directly to a ball room, Gobelin.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
101 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
11 x 9 x 5 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
2
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Blauer Salon17 x 5 x 59248/50--49--44358/--110100--
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Blauer Salon

The main characteristics of the Blue Salon are its classical atmosphere, big chandeliers and a high ceiling. Due to the connection with the Pavilion which is frequently flooded with light the Blue Salon offers many possibilities.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
92 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
17 x 5 x 5 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
8
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
Yes
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
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Salon 1028 x 5 x 34632/30--28--2020--/--5040--
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Salon 102

On the first floor of the Excelsior Hotel Ernst you will find Salon 101 and 102 which offer a unique view of Cologne's Cathedral. The two rooms can be easily combined due to the connecting double door.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
46 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
8 x 5 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
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Executive11 x 6 x 35018/30--202020202/235401
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Executive

The Executive can be used in combination to a foyer.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
50 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
11 x 6 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Salon 1015 x 5 x 3244/8--------81/1--101
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Salon 101

The Salon 101 can be connected to the Salon 102 which has banquet space for another 20 people.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
24 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
5 x 5 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Salon 1014 x 4 x 2238/10--------8--/----15--
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Salon 101

On the first floor of the Excelsior Hotel Ernst you will find Salon 101 and 102 which offer a unique view of Cologne's Cathedral. The two rooms can be easily combined due to the connecting double door.
Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
23 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
4 x 4 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
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Executive10 x 4 x 24932/36--25--2026--/--4540--
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Executive

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
49 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
10 x 4 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Salon 1029 x 5 x 34616/20--202020202/235351
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Salon 102

The Salon 102 can be directly connected to the Salon 101 which offers the banquet space for another 8 people.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
46 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
9 x 5 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Petit Palais14 x 3 x 249--/--------------/----301
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Petit Palais

Can be used in combination to the Executive Meeting Room which is just next to it. As well as to the second floor of that foyer.
Room Type:
Foyer
Total Size:
49 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
14 x 3 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
5
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Petit Palais 2nd floor7 x 5 x 233--/14--------14--/----201
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Petit Palais 2nd floor

Room Type:
Foyer
Total Size:
33 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
7 x 5 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
3
Columns:
0
Windows:
5
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Pavillon4 x 8 x 332--/--------------/----40--
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Pavillon

Can be used as the reception area to the "Blauer Salon".
Room Type:
Foyer
Total Size:
32 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
4 x 8 x 3 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Taku17 x 10 x 317056/60------------/----60--
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Taku

The restaurant has an illuminated cat-walk like stairway in the middle which kind of reparates the entrance/café from the heart of the restaurant.
Room Type:
Restaurant / Lounge
Total Size:
170 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
17 x 10 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
1 Below Ground
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
4
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Business Suite8 x 5 x 3264/--------------/--------
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Business Suite

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
26 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
8 x 5 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Fish Salon6 x 4 x 32424/--------------/--------
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Fish Salon

The Fish Salon is located in the restaurant Hanse Stube. Doors separate the Fish Salon from the restaurant.
Room Type:
Restaurant / Lounge
Total Size:
24 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
6 x 4 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Spiegelsalon6 x 4 x 32428/--------------/--------
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Spiegelsalon

The Spiegel Salon is located in the restaurant the Hanste Stube. It can be seprarated by a door from the restaurant.
Room Type:
Restaurant / Lounge
Total Size:
24 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
6 x 4 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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