EXCELSIOR HOTEL ERNST

Trankgasse / 1 5 Domplatz, Cologne 50667 Germany (DEU)
5.0 Star Downtown Hotel
50.941696.95663
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4.5/5

Based on 1360 guest reviews

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  • Fitness center on property
  • Hotel has 137 rooms
  • Hotel has 6 floors
  • Hotel has 38 suites
  • Check in time: 15:00
  • Check out time: 13:00
  • Group score of 10.0/10
  • Hotel has 7 meeting rooms

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Check Rates Breakfast Inclusive Classic Double 1 Double Twin 25sqm 269sqf Trad Design Free WiFi Minibar Fitn Sau
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Check Rates Breakfast Inclusive Deluxe 1 Double King Twin 32sqm 344sqf Modern AC Rainshower Free WiFi Minibar
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Check Rates Breakfast Inclusive Excelsior Suite King Tw 80sqm 861sqf Lux Design Cathedralview Large Mrbl Bath
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Check Rates Breakfast Inclusive Executivesuite King Twin 60sqm 646sqf Modern AC Rainshower Free WiFi Minibar
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Check Rates Breakfast Inclusive Grand Superior Double Twin 30sqm 325sqf Newly Renovated Stylish AC Shower
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Check Rates Breakfast Inclusive Granddeluxe Db King Twin 32sqm 344sqf Contemporary Marble AC Free WiFi Minibar
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Check Rates Breakfast Inclusive Suite Cathedral View Double 45sqm 485sqf Trad Design 2sep Rooms Free WiFi Miniba
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Check Rates Breakfast Inclusive Suite Db King Twin 45sqm 485sqf Trad Design 2sep Rooms Free WiFi Minibar
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Check Rates Breakfast Inclusive Superior Double 1 Double Twin 30sqm 322sqf Trad Design Free WiFi Minibar Fitn Sa
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Check Rates Breakfast Inclusive Superior Sgl 1 Sgl Bed 25sqm 269sqf Trad Design Free WiFi Minibar Fitn Sauna
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Check Rates Classic Double 1 Double Twin 25sqm 269sqf Trad Design Free WiFi Minibar Fitn Sauna
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Check Rates Classic Sgl 1 Sgl Bed 15sqm 161sqf Trad Design Free WiFi Minibar Fitn Sauna
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Check Rates Deluxe 1 Double King Twin 32sqm 344sqf Modern AC Rainshower Free WiFi Minibar
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Check Rates Early Booker Rate Suite Cathedral View Double 45sqm 485sqf Trad Design 2sep Rooms Free WiFi Minibar
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Check Rates Excelsior Suite King Tw 80sqm 861sqf Lux Design Cathedralview Large Mrbl Bath
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Check Rates Executivesuite King Twin 60sqm 646sqf Modern AC Rainshower Free WiFi Minibar
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Check Rates Granddeluxe Db King Twin 32sqm 344sqf Contemporary Marble AC Free WiFi Minibar
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Check Rates Juniorsuite Db King Twin 40sqm 431sqf Modern AC Rainshower Free WiFi Minibar
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Check Rates Suite Cathedral View Double 45sqm 485sqf Trad Design 2sep Rooms Free WiFi Minibar
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Check Rates Suite Db King Twin 45sqm 485sqf Trad Design 2sep Rooms Free WiFi Minibar
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Check Rates Superior Double 1 Double Twin 30sqm 322sqf Trad Design Free WiFi Minibar Fitn Sauna
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Check Rates Superior Sgl 1 Sgl Bed 25sqm 269sqf Trad Design Free WiFi Minibar Fitn Sauna
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Local Attractions

Dom Cathedral, River Rhine, Museums

Customer Reviews of Excelsior Hotel Ernst

4.5 out of 5. Based on 1370 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: 2017
Floors: 6
Rooms: 137
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 137
Handicap Rooms: 0
Suites: 38
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 7 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 8983 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 200 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
individual 6 pm group depending on request and season
Nightly Parking: 27
Typical Group Deposit: 25%
Total Taxes: 7.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 34.00 Per Night

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 train 15 km from hotel

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

In the morning we offer you a rich breakfast buffet from 6.30am to 11am with a selection of international cold and warm dishes and beverages including for example freshly squeezed juices, coffee specialties and egg dishes that are prepared à la minute. We gladly serve the breakfast in your room upon request.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Excelsior Hotel Ernst

Below are 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
Blauer Salon 18 x 5 x 5 93 40/60 40 46 32 32 46 5/5 100 100 1
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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:
1001.0 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
18 x 5 x 5 M.
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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Gobelin Saal 18 x 8 x 4 163 96/120 -- 80 -- 50 54 18/15 200 200 --
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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:
1754.5 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
18 x 8 x 4 M.
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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Wintergarten 11 x 8 x 5 99 72/90 -- -- -- 30 -- 6/-- 100 150 4
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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:
1065.6 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
11 x 8 x 5 M.
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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Salon Gereon 8 x 5 x 3 46 32/30 -- 28 -- 20 20 --/-- 50 40 --
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Salon Gereon

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:
495.1 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
8 x 5 x 3 M.
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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Salon Pantaleon 11 x 6 x 3 50 18/30 -- 20 20 20 20 2/2 35 40 1
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Salon Pantaleon

The Executive can be used in combination to a foyer.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
538.2 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
11 x 6 x 3 M.
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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Domzimmer 5 x 5 x 3 24 4/8 -- -- -- -- 8 1/1 -- 10 1
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Domzimmer

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:
258.3 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
5 x 5 x 3 M.
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 Severin 6 x 3 x 2 25 --/-- -- -- -- -- 12 --/-- -- -- --
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Salon Severin

Der neue Tagungsraum steckt voller modernster Tagungstechnik und bietet einen einzigartigen Blick auf den Kölner Dom, die über ein iPad gesteuert werden kann. So verfügt der Salon Severin unter anderem über ein 65-Zoll großes 4k-Display, das sich dezent hinter einer verschiebbaren Wandverkleidung verbirgt.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
269.1 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
6 x 3 x 2 M.
Floor Level:
1
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
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System

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