Due to the offers of well-known museums and galleries Cologne is one of Europe’s art and culture metropolis. Philharmonie, play house, theatre, opera house and various smaller theatres offer a wide range of interesting events. Allow our concierge to inform you about the events taking place at your preferred date and discover Cologne on your own. You can book our "weekend in Cologne" also with two overnight stays.
Double occupancy, starting from € 180.00 per person
Starting from 210.00 Euro per person in a Grand Deluxe Room
(upon request and availability)
Take some time to relax and combine your visit in Cologne with recreational hours in the Claudius Therme! The Claudius Therme is located in the Cologne Rhine Park and is considered to be one of the most beautiful thermal baths in Europe.
With its appealing architecture based on the Roman bathing culture, the thermal bath harmonically fits into the charming parkland.
Enjoy the exclusive stay at the Excelsior Hotel Ernst together with revitalizing “Sunny Day” treatments in the Claudius Therme.
Double occupancy, starting from 428.00 Euro per person
(valid upon request and availability)
The Excelsior´s most romantic package for love birds: Spend one night in a luxurious suite with a fantastic view of Cologne Cathedral. At your day of arrival, we welcome you with Champagne and chocolate-strawberries. You enjoy a Champagne-breakfast in the morning, served in your suite. On your departure day you can sleep in and stay in your suite until 4 pm. All prices include the mini bar, use of the sauna and fitness area, as well as service and VAT.
The arrangement is valid on request and availability.
Double occupancy, starting from 355.00 Euro per person
(upon request and availability)
Sigmar Polke (1941 - 2010), was one of the most important artists in recent decades. The exhibition displays works spanning from 1963 to 2010; The retrospective is opening at the Museum Ludwig in March after being on display in New York and London and is the first since the artist’s death. It is also for the first time that all the media with which the artist engaged intensively throughout his career are brought together in one exhibition, emphasizing the fact that Polke’s work always resisted classification in arthistorical terms. The 250 items on display, many of them never shown before in Germany, include not only paintings and drawings, with which he achieved his reputation, but also prints, sketchbooks, objects, sculptures, photographs, films, slide installations, and photocopy pieces. This inclusive approach reveals how Polke combined different media and blurred the distinctions between them.
From 299.00 Euro per person in a Superior Room for double occupancy
All prices include the minibar, use of sauna and fitness area, complimentary internet access through mobile devices, as well as service and VAT.The package is valid on request and availibilty from March 14th to July 5th 2015.
The adventure museum Odysseum in Cologne is unique in Germany: in a hands-on environment with 200 mostly special experience stations for different age groups visitors are taken from the daily life on an exciting and varied trip through the world of science from mankind’s earliest beginnings, to the present and even future. The birth of life itself, fascinating innovations in technology, science and space travel are only a few of the themes highlighted in the Odysseum. At the “Museum mit der Maus” you can experience the stories from the program “Sendung mit der Maus” in cooperation with Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR). The “Sendung mit der Maus”, a highly acclaimed children's series on German television. Fascinating travelling exhibitions, 3-D cinema with alternating films and also an exciting Science Show are shown at the weekend. The adventure museum wants to pose playfully complex and future related questions and give answers for children and their parents in an entertaining way. The focus is thereby on interactive adventure: Touching, experiencing, designing and participation are expressly encouraged.
Your individual expedition contains our limousine service which takes you to the museum and also back to the hotel. The different theme worlds offer plenty of fun and adventure for
the entire family. Our breakfast buffet will guarantee you a perfect start into the next morning
All prices include the minibar, use of the sauna and fitness area, as well as service and VAT. The package is valid upon request and availability excluding trade fair dates.
Combine your weekend stay at the Excelsior Hotel Ernst in Cologne with motivating sport units!
A Body-Manager trainer will visit you after arrival to give you fresh energy through an unit of revitalizing movements. On Saturday morning your trainer is waiting for you to go for a run at the Rhine or you can take a supervised workout at the Body-Manager-Club. Your third training unit takes place on Sunday morning. You have the choice between a new sporting challenge or a gentle stretching unit. After your sporting activities you can perfectly relax in the comfortable atmosphere of your room or reward yourself with our extensive Excelsior Hotel Ernst breakfast buffet.
From 560.00 Euro per person in a Superior Room for double occupancy
All prices include the minibar, use of sauna and fitness area, complimentary internet access through mobile devices, as well as service and VAT. The package is valid on request and availibilty.
For 222 years „4711“ stimulates, inspires and fascinates people from all over the world with ist famous „Eau de Cologne“. For this occasion we created a special Anniversary Package for you: Stay in one of our stylish Junior Suites, in which we welcome you with a bottle of the Excelsior Hotel Ernst ‘ Selection Sparkling Wine Brut‘.
In addition a little surprise from the fragrance house 4711 awaits you. Enjoy an overnight stay vis-à-vis the Cologne Cathedral and start the day with the Excelsior Hotel Ernst breakfast buffet.
From 219.00 Euro per person for double occupancy
All prices include the minibar, use of sauna and fitness area, complimentary internet access through
mobile devices, as well as service and VAT. The package is valid on request and availibilty.
We are pleased to arrange you a guided tour through the house of fragrance 4711 or a participation in a fragrance seminar, in which you can create your own perfume.
The red carpet is rolled out! The countdown is running! EXECLICIOUS 2015 – The red carpet night at the Grand Hotel!
Experience a symbiosis of culinary and musical highlights for the grand finale of 2015 at the Excelsior Hotel Ernst in Cologne! In the traditional ambience and noble atmosphere of the grand hotel vis-á-vis the Cologne cathedral you will celebrate New Year's Eve in style.
The one-of-a-kind walking dinner throughout the whole hotel leaves you to explore a large variety of delicacies at different culinary stations. Each area in the hotel invites you to stay and explore with its unique ambience and atmosphere. Delicious food and exclusive drinks accompanied by great music make for a night that you won’t forget. Extraordinary live acts from ‘Max & Friends’ or for the first time the Sinatra Story with Christoph Schobesberger guarantee unforgettable moments.
Welcome the new year with a glass champagne in front of the hotel and enjoy the fireworks over Cologne.
From 449.00 Euro per person in a Superior Double Room
From 509.00 Euro in a Superior Single Room
We are pleased to assist you, if you want to extend your stay.
All prices include the minibar, use of sauna and fitness area, complimentary internet access through mobile devices, as well as service and VAT.
The package is valid on request and availibilty on December 31st, 2015.
Enjoy two unforgettable days in the thick of Cologne carnival during the craziest week of the year. Get infected by the revelers’ happiness and enjoy the parade exclusively from our Excelsior Hotel Ernst grandstand. Choose your package for “carnival in Cologne” between February 6th and February 10th, 2016 and enjoy your stay at the Excelsior Hotel Ernst:
Starting from 575.00 Euro per person in a Superior room
(For a fee of 25 Euro per person, we guarantee a seat in the front rows 1-4)
All prices include the minibar, use of sauna and fitness area, complimentary internet access for mobile devices, as well as service and VAT.The package is valid upon request and availability.