Timeless elegance and tradition characterize the Excelsior Hotel Ernst and fascinates guests from all over the world. For more than 155 years of varied history, Cologne´s first and finest luxury hotel address unites tradition and innovation in an extraordinary symbiosis. As the only member of the Leading Hotels of the World in Cologne, the philosophy of the Excelsior Hotel Ernst “Your individuality is our excellence” is lived daily by its 195 employees.
Located in the heart of the city and vis-à-vis to the world-famous Cologne Cathedral, it provides the perfect location for a memorable stay in Cologne. Each of the 137 rooms and suites have an unique character and individual charm. Harmonic colors create a timeless home décor which invites to relax.
The taku restaurant, awarded with one Michelin star, is the first address for authentic East Asian cuisine. At the multiple award-winning gourmet Restaurant Hanse Stube, you will experience culinary magic moments. The motivated team creates innovative French cuisine with local influences.
A harmonic ambience and the stylish design of the lobby lounge accompany the exclusive Afternoon Tea inspired by Pierre Hermé.