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Fortuna Dusseldorf v Borussia Dortmund (December 2018)

Travelled to Dusseldorf especially to take in the Bundesliga1 Match,Fortuna v Dortmund.The stadium... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2019
Fantastic stadium

With a full house for the local team v Bundesliga leaders the atmosphere generated by a full house... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2018
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Arena-Str. 1, 40474 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 29 January 2019

Travelled to Dusseldorf especially to take in the Bundesliga1 Match,Fortuna v Dortmund.The stadium like many in Germany is well situated for Public transport.The stadium is immense and the atmosphere was electric helped by thousands of Dortmund fans attending.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BukowskiUK
Reviewed 24 December 2018

With a full house for the local team v Bundesliga leaders the atmosphere generated by a full house was fantastic. This was aided by Dusseldorf winning the match v Dortmund by 2-1.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Brian7392
Reviewed 18 December 2018

We got on the underground from central Dusseldorf & arrived in approx 30 mins straight to the stadium. The stadium from the ground outside looks like a metal framed oblong, but still had charm. Once through the ticket machine you enter the area around the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank banx10
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Went to a Bundesliga game with a friend. The stadium is easy to reach by tram from various places in the city. The Hauptbahnhof and Heinrich-Heine Allee are the places you want to get the tram from ideally. The stadium is easy to enter and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Adamwalker14
Reviewed 28 September 2018

This is a superb ground with some of the best amenities and infrastructure I have ever come across. It was a shame the team was not upto the same standard. The tram goes almost into the ground, easy to get out. Inside the ground the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank joep735
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

After beers and food in central Düsseldorf which was much prettier and much friendlier than we had expected (loads of great bars and restaurants in the Altstadt) we jumped on the metro (free with match tickets...as was the train from Cologne👍) The metro took us...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank AndySING73
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Fortuna were playing away when we visited, but its still a grand stadium even when empty, and easily reached via the tram.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Thee_Don
Reviewed 20 February 2018

As with most things German, extremely well organised, spotlessly clean, great beer, no queues and watching the Ultras bounce up and down at the other side of the ground was something else, if you get a chance to go to a football here, do it,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank suzanne r
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Stadium great, atmosphere top notch, very friendly experience. Nice beer and food plus we are now Fortuna fans for life

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank nc68
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Esprit Arena is one of the best arenas I have visited. It has closable roof in case of a bad weather. Interior of the stadium with snacks and restrooms is clean, modern and heated. I went to see the local football team Fortuna Düsseldorf to...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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22 July 2015|
Response from DavidW365 | Reviewed this property |
Hi , By taxi its only around 15 mins from the airport to the arena . We stayed at the Hilton which was a short tram ride from the Arena but im sure there are plenty of hotels nearer , within walking distance . Personally... More