In best company – our partners

We have the perfect knowledge for everything regarding the luxury hotel business and your perfect stay. Over the years, the Excelsior Hotel Ernst has created a network of valuable key partners, establishing long-standing relationships with each of them. Each partner represents a prestigious brand in their respective field of industry, with a worldwide, outstanding reputation.

  • Leading Hotels
    of the World

    The Excelsior Hotel Ernst is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World since 1928. Leading Hotels of the World is a hospitality alliance with more than 430 hotels and resorts in over 80 countries.

  • Selection of
    German Luxury Hotels

    The alliance between eight German and one Austrian luxury hotel, which has been established over 27 years ago, aims to cultivate and develop the essence of hospitality. 

  • Virtuoso

    Virtuoso is the travel industry’s leading luxury network.


  • Signature Travel Network

    Signature Travel Network is a network of more than 7,000 travel professionals who share one objective: to serve the unique needs of discerning travelers.

  • American Express

    A selection of the most beautiful hotels of the world, in which Platinum American Express card holder enjoy special privileges.

  • Museum Ludwig

    The collection of the Museum Ludwig includes the most important works of arts of the 20th century and contemporary art. We will be delighted to organize tickets for you.

  • Cologne Philharmonic Hall

    Since 1986 the Cologne Philharmonic hall is a integral part of Cologne's culture life. We are pleased to organize tickets for you.

  • Opera Cologne

    The Opera Cologne Oper Köln guarantees unique concert experiences with its high quality and varied program. The Excelsior Hotel Ernst is happy to arrange tickets for your concert visit.

  • Gürzenich Orchester

    The Gürzenich-Orchester is one of the leading orchester and operas in Germany.


  • Meisterkreis

    A high level of diversity produces a wealth of ideas and creativity – this is the prerequisite for the economic success as well as the social development. The Meisterkreis fosters and develops this diversity with its members, partners and friends.

  • Rimowa

    Because of our collaboration with Rimowa we are able to offer you an exclusive hotel service. We are pleased to take your Rimowa suitecase if a repair is needed and you will get it back within 24 hours.