We are pleased to meet you!

The employees of the Excelsior Hotel Ernst see it as a daily challenge to make "their" guests' stay an unforgettable experience. Being a perfect host is on everybody's mind. The attitude, experience and abilities of our employees are our greatest asset. To be a suitable applicant superb references, an excellent manner and a friendly charm are a matter of course to you. If you are interested in being employed in our company, we would like to invite you to inform yourself here on current positions. We look forward to receiving your application.

  • practical training in the hospitality industry, best hotels cologne

    Your apprenticeship
    at Excelsior Hotel Ernst
    in Cologne

    An apprenticeship at Cologne's Grand Hotel offers the perfect start into a successful future hotel career. During the three years apprenticeship of hotel specialists, restaurant specialists or chefs the apprentices get to know all important areas of the hotel. The hotel´s contact person for apprenticeships Mr Henry Hochholzer will be pleased to receive your application documents including cover letter, CV, school reports, certificates and photo per e-mail.

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    Crosstraining at the
    Selection of German
    Luxury Hotels

    As apprentice at the Excelsior Hotel Ernst you have the chance to apply for a one week crosstraining at one of the hotels that belong to the Selection of German Luxury Hotels. During this crosstraining you get to know the daily business of other hotels and gain new hotel experiences. In this way, the apprentices of the Excelsior Hotel Ernst benefit from new insights into the diverse world of luxury hotels.

  • practical training in the hospitality industry, best hotels cologne

    Traineeship at the
    Selection of German
    Luxury Hotels

    After a successful apprenticeship at a hotel of the Selection of German Luxury Hotels you have the great opportunity to apply for a Selection traineeship. During 12 months you will work at different departments at four different properties. You will stay three months at each hotel to gain valuable experiences at Germany's best hotels.

  • Melanie Kräling, HR Manager

    Your contact for:
    Food and Beverage

    Melanie Kräling
    Head of Department/Human Resources Manager
    phone: +49 221 270–3121
    e-mail to
    Melanie Kräling »

    Your contact for:
    Apprentices

    Henry Hochholzer
    Personnel Officer
    phone: +49 221 270–3154
    e-mail to
    Henry Hochholzer »