Hotels at the Dusseldorf Train Station in Germany

by Patrick M. Lind
The cathedral in Dusseldorf

The cathedral in Dusseldorf

Cathedral in Dusseldorf image by Anton Chernenko from

The main train station in Duesseldorf is located within easy reach of the city center, giving guests the choice of a variety of hotels. Since most of the train station hotels are major chain hotels, travelers who prefer one-of-a-kind hotels are advised to look in the city center. Many of the hotels close to the station do not have on-site restaurants, but guests will find numerous international and regional restaurants in the immediate neighborhood.

Ibis Duesseldorf Hauptbahnhof

The hotel Ibis Duesseldorf Hauptbahnhof is connected with the Duesseldorf main train station, allowing guests convenient access to the hotel without having to leave the station. It is decorated in a contemporary design with large, panorama windows and contains 166 comfortable guest rooms styled in warm and welcoming colors with standard amenities. In the morning the hotel serves a large breakfast buffet with international and regional specialties. The hotel bar stays open 24 hours a day.

Hotel Bismarck

The traditional Hotel Bismarck is housed in a historic building just across the street from the main train station. It opens to an elegant interior with antique furniture, chandeliers and decorative collectibles. Its 45 rooms boast a light and airy atmosphere with a modern design, complemented by selected historic pieces. An outside swimming pool with glass cupola, sauna and fitness room offer relaxation facilities. Guests start the day at Hotel Bismarck with a complimentary hearty breakfast buffet offering homemade dishes made of organic and regional products from a nearby farm.

Mercure Hotel Duesseldorf City Center

Mercure Hotel Duesseldorf City Center is located just a view steps from the train station at the edge of the city’s downtown area. Contemporary furniture, abstract art, marble floors and elegant flower arrangements decorate the common areas. The hotel's 164 guest rooms feature a comfortable atmosphere with warm, natural tones and exclusive textiles. All rooms come with state-of-the art amenities. The on-site restaurant serves international and regional cuisine in an urban-chic setting. Guests can find snacks and locally brewed beer in the hotel bar.

Best Western Ambassador Hotel

Situated in a side street next to the train station, the Best Western Ambassador Hotel extends to its guests a quiet and comfortable stay amid the buzzing city. With wooden furniture, warm-colored fabrics and art, the friendly design of the hotel’s 62 rooms creates a homey feeling. All rooms come with standard amenities and blackout curtains. Some rooms include private balconies The hotel also has 10 family rooms for people traveling with kids. Culinary facilities include a breakfast buffet and a lobby bar.

About the Author

Patrick M. Lind has been freelance writing since 2007 and has worked as an editor and journalist for He received a Master of Arts in history from the University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands and has traveled extensively throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and Middle East.

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  • Cathedral in Dusseldorf image by Anton Chernenko from