Hotels in Hamburg
Planning a trip to the German city of Hamburg? Make sure you don’t spend any valuable planning time trawling the internet for hotels… take a look at 15 of the best places to stay in the city!
As with any other major city, Hamburg has an abundance of places to stay… but who has the time to search through all of them? Well… we have, so you don’t have to! From no-nonsense budget hotel rooms to 5-star luxury accommodation, Hamburg has a wealth of choice for you to explore and we’ve put together a list of 15 of the best places to stay with every kind of budget in mind. So whether you’re staying for a couple of nights or a little bit longer, check out these fantastic options below.
1. The Westin Hotel
This 21-storey hotel situated right on the waterfront is the place to go for style and luxury in a top-of-the-range hotel. With rooms that feature floor-to-ceiling windows, this hotel really goes above and beyond with an indoor pool, therapy rooms, thermal facilities… not to mention the excellent restaurant and bar too! Surrounded by impressive restaurants, bars and the Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, this is a great option if you’re planning on exploring the HafenCity area and want easy access to the city centre.
Platz der Deutschen Einheit 2 | Website
2. Hotel Harbour Hamburg
A former training centre for the German Navy, this family-run hotel also situated on the waterfront provides excellent views of the harbour and the rest of the city. Situated just a stones’ throw away from the Reeperbahn and St. Pauli U-Bahn station, staying here means that you can jump straight into the all the action that Hamburg has to offer almost as soon as you leave the hotel! Whether you’re going straight into the city centre or you’d prefer to explore Hamburg’s HafenCity first, the choice is up to you.
Seewartenstrasse 9 | Website
3. Holiday Inn
Looking to spend pretty much all your time outside of the hotel room? Then go for the budget option with all the amenities you would expect to find at the Holiday Inn Hamburg. Situated in the HafenCity development area, the HafenCity Universität U-Bahn station is situated right on the doorstep of this hotel. So, when you’ve unpacked and you’re ready to see what Hamburg is all about, you won’t have to worry about fussing over transport to get you into the city centre! Have a look through our list of the best bars in Hamburg.
Ueberseeallee 15 | Website
4. Arcotel Onyx
One of the top-rated hotels in the city, Arcotel Onyx Hamburg is perfect for groups of all sizes looking for reasonably priced accommodation and above-and-beyond service. Located on the famous Reeperbahn, guests can expect soundproof windows, comfy beds and WiFi connectivity throughout their stay. If you’re heading to Hamburg with the intention of making the most of its vibrant nightlife, then staying at this hotel is a fantastic choice due to the fact that the Reeperbahn is one of the city’s two major nightlife destinations.
Reeperbahn 1 A | Website
Just a few minutes’ walk away from Hamburg’s central railway station is Barceló Hamburg. This hotel’s rooms are reasonably priced and the venue itself is the best place to use as a base to explore everything that this vibrant city centre has to offer. Guests can expect free WiFi connectivity, an on-site restaurant and comfortable rooms that will guarantee you and your group a good night’s sleep before cracking on with the rest of your trip!
Ferdinandstrasse 15 | Website
6. Hotel Atlantic Kempinski Hamburg
Looking for accommodation with style and sophistication? Then for top-quality luxury during you stay in Hamburg, there’s nowhere that does it quite as good as Hotel Atlantic Kempinski. This five-star “grand hotel”-style building overlooks Lake Alster in the heart of the city, also a short walk away from the city’s central train station. If you’re looking for style and sophistication to make your visit to Hamburg an excellent one, then this is the place to stay!
An der Alster 72-79 | Website
7. The Fontenay
Another world-class luxury hotel, The Fontenay also overlooks Lake Alster and offers breath-taking views of the water and the surrounding city, especially on clear days. As with any high end hotel, guests can expect excellent spa facilities as well as an on-site bar, restaurants and rooms that ooze sophistication. For a trip to Hamburg with a difference, you and your group can’t go wrong with this centrally located hotel if you’re looking for that top of the range experience.
Fontenay 10 | Website
8. Motel One
Located in the bustling St. Pauli area of the city centre and just a short walk away from The Reeperbahn, Motel One Hamburg Am Michel is another ideal choice for groups that are looking for good quality accommodation at a reasonable price, all while being situated right in the middle of all the action that Hamburg has to offer. The hotel features free WiFi, flat screen TV’s in guest rooms and comfortable, spacious beds that will have you waking up feeling refreshed and ready to take on the day.
Ludwig-Erhard-Straße 26 | Website
9. The City Hotel Hamburg Mitte
Another great quality budget option that you and your group should take into consideration, the City Hotel Hamburg Mitte is a centrally located hotel that not only goes beyond the pale when it comes to quality and style, but their prices are extremely competitive with other budget options in the immediate area, making this a desirable place to stay for anybody looking for well-priced rooms with excellent services. Rooms feature fully controllable air conditioning, free WiFi and full panoramic views of the city that are hard to beat anywhere else!
Amsinckstraße 45 | Website
10. ibis Hamburg City Hotel
Known for being one of the biggest and best budget hotel chains in the world, ibis Hamburg City is situated on Amsinckstraße and is excellently located near to Steinstraße U-Bahn station, giving you excellent connectivity to the city centre and the rest of Hamburg. Hosting guests in spacious rooms with free WiFi, on-site restaurant and air conditioning, this would serve as a great base to start exploring Hamburg whilst making sure that you’re not breaking the bank on room prices.
Amsinckstraße 3 | Website
11. Tortue Hamburg
One of the most stylish hotels you will find in this north German city, The Tortue Hamburg combines sleek and stylish modern luxury with extremely affordable pricing. Not to mention the fact that it’s situated a stones’ throw away from the New Town area in the middle of the city (Hamburg-Neustadt), guests can expect a selection of rooms ranging from their standard small rooms to entire apartment suites, making this perfect for larger groups! The site also features two bars and two restaurants, so grabbing a few drinks and a meal before heading to the city centre bars is always an option!
Stadthausbrücke 10 | Website
12. Premier Inn Hamburg City Centre
Another fantastic budget-range hotel that everybody knows for its quality and affordability, Premier Inn Hamburg City (Zentrum) is the place to head to for reliable, no-nonsense accommodation that isn’t going to break the bank. With all of Hamburg’s top attractions on the doorstep of this centrally located hotel, guests will be met with spacious rooms, an on-site restaurant and air conditioning in each room. This hotel chain is also a great choice for large group bookings, so if you happen to be coming to Hamburg with a lot of people, this hotel will be able to accommodate you!
Willy-Brandt Strasse 21 | Website
13. Park Hyatt Hamburg
Situated in the historic Levantehaus Building that dates back to 1912 and oozes Hamburg charm, this 5-star luxury hotel not only offers a wide range of facilities and services like room service and a spa but is conveniently located just a short walk away from the Town Hall underground station (Rathaus U-Bahn Station). If you’re looking for top-shelf luxury and style during your visit, then staying at this world class hotel is probably the best way to do it!
Bugenhagenstrasse 8 | Website
14. Apartment Hotel
Created with short breaks in mind, the Apartment Hotel Hamburg Mitte has rooms that can sleep up to 6 guests per room, making this the ideal location to stay in for group bookings. Every room also has its own private balcony, offering unrivalled views of the city. With budget-range pricing, visitors can expect all the necessities and services you would normally get from a no-nonsense hotel. For example, each room comes complete with a shower, toilet, TV and kitchen facilities.
Borstelmannsweg 133 | Website
For a hotel with a unique and warm atmosphere, the modern and stylish SIDE Hotel has rooms ranging from small to XXL size. Not only does this hotel offer excellent rooms, but it’s facilities are ones to be rivalled! With a sky lounge and bar that gives guests unforgettable views of the city, so you can sit down and enjoy a delicious meal or a relaxing drink whilst taking in some of the most stunning views of Hamburg.
Drehbahn 49 | Website