The 4-star Mercure Hotel Plaza Essen is very close to the Philharmonie concert hall, the Aalto Theater and Folkwang Museum. It is just a few minutes' drive from the Essen exhibition center and Grugahalle. Our hotel has 132 comfortable rooms with free WIFI. Guests can relax in our pool or sauna. The main train station is just 0.6 miles away and can be reached by U-Bahn. Düsseldorf Airport is 16.8 miles away. If traveling by car, take the A40, A42 or A52 and use the garage at the hotel.