Excelsior Hotel Ernst

Trankgasse 1-5 / Domplatz, Cologne, 50667, DE

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Excelsior Hotel Ernst

About the Hotel

Property Location
With a stay at Excelsior Hotel Ernst, you'll be centrally located in Cologne, steps from Cologne Cathedral and Romano-Germanic Museum. This 5-star hotel is within close proximity of Wallraf Square and Museum of Applied Art.

Make yourself at home in one of the 140 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring tablet computers and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.

Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
Take advantage of recreational opportunities offered, including a sauna, a steam room, and a fitness center. Additional amenities include wireless Internet access (surcharge), concierge services, and supervised childcare/activities.

Grab a bite at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include high-speed (wired) Internet access (surcharge), a business center, and limo/town car service. A train station pick-up service is provided at no charge.

Hotel Facilities

  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Elevator/lift
  • Luggage storage
  • Laundry facilities
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Business center
  • Year Built 1863
  • Fitness facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 140
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Number of floors - 6
  • Wedding services
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Meeting rooms 8
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
  • Free train station pickup
  • Terrace
  • Shopping on site
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bar/lounge
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Sauna
  • Concierge services
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Steam room
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Express check-in
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Room Facilities

  • Shower/tub combination
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
  • Climate control
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Desk
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Hair dryer
  • Pay movies
  • Tablet computer
  • Private bathroom
  • Room service
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Slippers
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Free newspaper
  • Turndown service
  • Separate sitting area
  • Satellite TV service
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Minibar
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Individually furnished
  • In-room massage available
  • Free WiFi
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Free toiletries
  • Pillow menu
  • Free bottled water
  • Bathrobes
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Individually decorated
  • Phone
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Hotel Policy

National Rating
Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Germany. This property is rated 5 star Superior.

Know Before You Go

  • Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: EUR 32 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): EUR 22 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: EUR 22 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: EUR 22 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 65.00 per vehicle (one way)
  • Valet parking fee: EUR 27.00 per night
  • Pet fee: EUR 30 per pet, per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 40 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Mandatory Fees and Taxes

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:

  • A 5 percent city/local tax will be charged

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

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