Ruhr Hotel Essen - 3 HOTEL INFO stars

This is what awaits you:

  • Fruit bowl
  • 1 bottle of mineral water
  • Personal daily newspaper for every room

Hotel description Ruhr Hotel Essen

Our 3 *** superior Ruhr Hotel enjoys a peaceful location in the vibrant museum and shopping quarter Rüttenscheid of the Essen city. The establishment offers its guests a total of 40 beds.

The rooms are equipped with shower, toilet, telephone, satellite TV, safe, desk, hair-dryer and a make-up mirror. The comfortably furnished rooms, the tranquillity in the hotel itself as well as its peaceful location guarantee you a good night’s sleep.

In the morning you are welcome to try our copious breakfast buffet giving you a nice start to the day.

Despite the peaceful location of the hotel you can reach within walking distance the exhibition grounds, the museum centre with its Folkwang- und Ruhrlandmuseum and the Gruga-Halle and Park.

With the reservation of a wellness package, you receive a day ticket for the Grugapark Thermae. Additionally, you get a sauna bag with sauna towel, hand towel, bath robe and so on.

Wellness-Package includes a One-Day-Ticket for the Grugapark-Therm, a bag with a bathrobe, towels etc. Massage in your hotelroom by our certificated Masseur André Sanders. Please be informed, that the hotel does not accept AMEX creditcard. Do you need a chauffeur service? Please contact the hotel. Reception hours: Every day: from 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Hotel data

Hotel built in 1957, Last complete renovation 2003, Last partial renovation 2014, Number of floors 3, Total number of rooms 28, Number of single rooms 17, Number of double rooms 11, of which have 2 separate beds 6, of which have a double bed 5, Rooms with connecting door 1, Hotel closed from 2009-01-01, to 2009-01-04, Reception manned 24 hours a day, Earliest check-in 14:00, Latest check-out 11:00, Multilingual staff on hand 24 hours a day, English-speaking staff available during the day, English-speaking staff available at night, Number of luxury rooms 10, Number of business rooms 10, Bed-and-breakfast hotel, City hotel, Business hotel, Trade fair hotel, Trade fair/conference hotel, family-run hotel, child-friendly hotel, Cycling/biker hotel, VARTA certified business hotel 24718, No-smoking room 19, Hypoallergenic rooms 3, Children's beds/cots 2, Extra-long (over 2m) beds in 9 rooms, DEHOGA Rating 3, DEHOGA Rating valid until 2020-10-31

AddressShow map

Krawehlstr. 42, 45130 Essen, Germany


  • Station (Essen Hauptbahnhof) 1.57 km
  • City centre (Essen) 2.19 km
  • Airport (Düsseldorf International Airport (DUS)) 23.27 km
  • Highway (A40 - Essen-Zentrum) 0.77 km

Service times

Reception open:

0:00 AM to 24:00 PM

Reception manned at weekends:

0:00 AM to 24:00 PM

Earliest check-in:

2:00 PM

Latest check-out:

11:00 AM

    Accepted payment methods

  • Visa
  • Eurocard/MasterCard
  • Electronic cash

Hotel facilities

  • Reception (lobby)
  • Elevator
  • Car park is a 1-minute walk away
  • Secure parking for bicycles/motorbikes
  • Smoke detectors
  • Automatic emergency wake-up alarm
  • WLAN with Internet access in lobby
  • Mobile phone reception
  • Breakfast from 07:00 o'clock to 09:30 o'clock
  • Vegetarian food available
  • Wholefood available
  • Smoke detectors in all rooms
  • Hallways equipped with fire exstinguishers
  • Hotel complies with country/state/local fire laws
  • Audible smoke alarms in guest room
  • Audible smoke alarm in hallways
  • Emergency exits for each floor
  • Guest rooms accessed by interior entrances
  • Hotel staff trained in first aid
  • Hotel staff trained in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • Hotel staff trained in automated external defibrillator usage (AED)

Room facilities

  • WLAN with Internet access in rooms Provider Telecom
  • Satellite TV
  • TV remote control
  • Radio
  • Desk
  • Separate luggage store
  • Telephone by the bed
  • Telephone on the desk
  • Analogue modem connection in 28 rooms
  • Room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Fridge
  • Coffee machine/tea-maker in 27 rooms
  • Iron + ironing board
  • Soundproof windows
  • Windows for opening
  • Make-up mirror
  • Full-length mirror
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Heated towel rack in bathroom
  • Plan of emergency exits
  • DVD player
  • TV with international news channel

In-house services

  • Hotel safe
  • Vending machine for beverages
  • Baby monitor available
  • DVD/video rental
  • Free daily newspapers
  • Laundry service
  • Shoe-polishing machine
  • Fruit bowl
  • 1 bottle of mineral water
  • Personal daily newspaper for every room
  • Use of an Internet terminal at the hotel
  • WLAN in room
  • Towels changed every 1 day(s)
  • Beddings changed every 3 day(s)
  • Pets not allowed
  • Limousine service

Hotel location

Krawehlstr. 42, 45130 Essen - Rüttenscheid

Evaluations of Ruhr Hotel Essen

Overall 225 ratings, including comments: 129 ratings
8.4 / 10
Average rating of all hotel guests
92% of all hotel guests would recommend this hotel to their friends
Family with children
8.6 / 10
November 2015

The hotel has an extremely friendly and professional staff, ready to help you out with any practical matter/question.


9.2 / 10
November 2013

Hotel is within easy walk of the convention center and the restaurants.

The Wifi was only available in the lobby, no wifi available in the top floor room.

Couple over sixty
9.6 / 10
May 2011

The hotel staff was very friendly and welcoming.

Corporate customers
10 / 10
October 2010

This is the most friendly Hotel in Essen. May be not the most luxurious but pretty sweet, tiny and comfortable!!!

Corporate customers
5.4 / 10
June 2010

clean room at a quiet location

some persons of the staff/owners could not speak English at all. Very expensive for its quality, Lack of fridge/mini bar

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