For hotels near the Port of Hamburg, known as the gateway to Germany, look to the Hafencity neighbourhood of Hamburg. The Westin Hamburg has a modern finish and is close to plenty of the sightseeing attractions and the city centre. Hotel Stella Maris offers waterside accommodation with cheap deals.
Along the Norderelbe, you will find several hotels near cruise ports. The Empire Riverside Hotel offers a modern hotel on the riverfront, near a couple of S-bahn train stations. The Jufa Hotel Hamburg Hafencity has good connections to the underground train lines and along the river.
If you’re planning on taking a trip to Volksparkstadion, the Hamburg football stadium, consider the Arena Hostel Hamburg, near Hamburg-Stellingen S-bahn train station, the Mercure Hotel Hamburg am Volkspark or Bedpark Stellingen, which is on the train line into the city centre.
The waterside neighbourhood of Speicherstadt offers great things to do, including plenty of museums and the popular Hamburg Dungeons. Ameron Hotel Speicherstadt Hamburg offers great deals, or the nearby Sir Nikolai Hotel is within walking distance of the famous Miniatur Wunderland.
In the St Georg area of the city, you will find the best hotels near the train station. The Hauptbahnhof, or central station, offers great travel links around and outside of the city. You’ll find a great concentration of hotels in the area, including Hotel Europäischer Hof Hamburg, which has its own water slide and pool. On a budget, you will find Centro Hotel Hamburg within a short walking distance of the station.
There are plenty of hotels near Hamburg Airport, including the Radisson Blu Hotel, which is rated as the best airport hotel in Hamburg on KAYAK. There is also the excellently rated Motel One Hamburg Airport, which offers rooms at cheaper rates.
Are there hotels in Hamburg where I can take my dogs?
For the best pet-friendly hotels, you should look into the Mitte area of the city. The Hotel Atlantic Kempinski Hamburg overlooks the Binnenalster lake, which offers some great dog-walking opportunities by the lakeside and through local parks. Relexa Hotel Bellevue offers a 3-star stay on the lakeside for a cheaper alternative.
What hotel area is especially good for shopping in Hamburg?
The central area of Mitte in downtown Hamburg will offer you the best shopping locations, such as near the Rathaus, the Hamburg town hall. Sofitel Hamburg Alter Wall is a short distance from the main shopping street, Mönckebergstraße. Residences at Park Hyatt Hamburg offer a 5-star stay in the city centre, with a lush pool and fantastic suites, located just a short walk from the main shopping street.
What hotels in Hamburg have especially good spa services?
In the city centre, you will find Park Hyatt Hamburg, which offers a full spa service and has a relaxing pool area. A little outside the centre, you will find Mövenpick Hotel Hamburg on the edge of Schanzenpark. The Fontenay on the western edge of the Binnenalster lake has a modern finish and offers 5-star accommodation with stunning views.