As I've been coming to this hotel every year for over 10 years I think its worthy of a second positive review since my last one was back in 2012! I've stayed at this hotel every year when attending shows at the Messe Essen. The Gruga is perfectly location if you're working at…
We having been coming here for the Spiel Convention in the halls opposite for 11 years now. The staff are always friendly and helpful, the rooms spacious and clean, the breakfasts well cooked and presented. Nothing is too much trouble.
Have stayed here a few times now as I like the more Boutique style it offers over the bigger corporate hotels. Great location for the Messe and the restaurants on Rüttenscheider Strasse. Down side is the rooms don’t have Air Conditioning so in summer can be very warm.
My room was in a separate building from reception and breakfast area, so I had to walk though the back yard of the main building to get to the building I slept in. Room was quite small (photo attached), with limited privacy, as it only had black-out curtains, but no see-through…
This hotel looks out onto the Messe buildings where I wanted to be, so for me it was a perfect location. Very friendly and helpful hotel staff, excellent breakfast, I had a nice and spacious room (I had number 16 looking out on the quiet court yard) with shower (no bathtub…
"Not all rooms have coffee facilities so ensure you book if you want them"
"I would ask for a room that does not face the street. The street is a fairly quiet side street, but there is still some noise."
"Probably top floor and at the back - I suspect they are much quieter."
"Business rooms might be a few euro's more but really enjoyed the extra space."
"They are all good"