Design Hotel Essen
Located directly on Kennedy-Platz in the city centre, our Motel One design hotel is the perfect base for exploring Essen and taking in the architectural splendour of the city. Motel One in Essen offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere with a functional and unique design aesthetic and highlights from top designers. The first-class service, high-quality furnishings and contemporary, sleek style throughout ensure that your stay is a comfortable and memorable one. Take a stroll along the "Kulturpfad" (Path of Culture), which is approximately four kilometres long and guides visitors past the many cultural heritage sites and historical monuments in the inner city. Admire the unusual architecture, art and design on show in public spaces and marvel at the light art. See for yourself what life is like in a city that lives and breathes culture. Take a look at the "Essen Treasury" and the "Golden Madonna", allegedly the oldest sculpture of the Virgin Mary in the Western world. Located on the city's outskirts is the "Folkwang Museum" (Museumsplatz 1), which holds an impressive collection of artwork from the 19th to 20th century, as well as many examples of contemporary art, or visit the adjacent "German Poster Museum" which has one of the largest collections in the world with some 340,000 posters. Once a working colliery, the Zecke Zollverein has been a World Heritage Site since 2001. Built in Bauhaus style, the coal mine is considered an architectural and technical masterpiece and the site is offers much of historical and cultural interest, as well as a range of events and leisure activities. Whatever is on your agenda, our Motel One design hotel will ensure that you get a comfortable night's sleep and you are ready and energised for a brand new day. We look forward to welcoming you!