9 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Essen, Germany

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Steeped in art and history, Essen is a city in western Germany renowned for its classic tradition of coal mining and steel production. The city also features art museums, churches, botanical gardens, theatres, classic castles, and more! What is a better way to experience their culture, than to stay in a local homestay? We all know Airbnb offers ample amenities to make their guests feel at home, such as a kitchenette, dining area, multiple bedrooms for large families/groups, patio, etc. The city houses luxurious home rentals for its tourists, out of which the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Essen are listed below.

1. Lovely home from a relaxing stay (from USD 70)

This apartment in Essen offers you all the modern comforts such as a smart TV, a fully functional kitchen, dining area with dining table, a complete bathroom, locker, and complimentary Wi-Fi. The kitchenette is equipped with an oven, toaster, stove, necessary utensils, and refrigerator. It is ideally situated in this town of Germany and is in close proximity to the Essen city centre accessible via public transport. Here you will find a direct connection to the main stations of Limbecker-Platz and Essen. Guess what, the fair Essen can be reached within 15 minutes. This is a complete space for those looking for a homely stay in Essen.

RhePi-Apartment
Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
62 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very clean and decorated with nice details
Host:
christina is a very nice host and she were very helpful with during all our stay
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2. Perfect accommodation with a patio (from USD 50)

Flooded with ample daylight, this city apartment offers a fresh vibe and stylish stay. Be it your business trip, a city tour, or a family vacation in Essen, this vibrant house offers perfect urban accommodation. It can accommodate up to three guests in its large bedroom. Here you will find a wide range of upscale facilities such as a smart TV, work desk, couch, kitchen, free Wi-Fi, and a patio. An outdoor patio is a place where you can enjoy your evening drinks. The cherry on the cake is the complimentary Netflix and Amazon Prime access.

*City apartment flooded with light with Netflix*
Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
115 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
everything was very clean
the apartment is very clean modern and stylish
very clean space with all amenities needed
katharina and marcel's appartment is spacious clean and perfect for a vacation with little children
Host:
great hosts and a great apartment
i've asked for a save childbed and they were so kind to arrange this for us
amazing hosts extremely proffesional our stay was much better than expected
communication with hosts was perfect
Location:
and i am satisfied with it everything is convenient and it is close to the station
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3. Modest stay with a simplistic decor (from USD 42)

Imagine a spacious and cosy house waiting for you with a range of facilities. It is located centrally in Essen; Essen City Centre and the central station are situated within 15 minutes from this house. It is a modern house equipped with a TV, washing machine, plush bedding, and a dining area. The kitchen has everything you need to cook during your stay. Whether for a week or a few months, this can be your ideal abode in this quaint town.

Vollausgestattetes Appartement in zentraler Lage.
Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
99 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
clean and with great facilities
maksym's place is very comfortable clean and warm
it was really clean and cosy and the flat had everything i needed
flat was sparkling clean bright and cosy
well-equipped home with everything you needed very clean and beautifully furnished
Host:
amazing and maksym is a super host
definitely do recommend max and his place friendly and very helpful
host is great and he even gave me a lift to the train station at 5 in the morning
Location:
place is good spacious well equipped and in a great location near down town
we could park the car nearby and for free
super location very clean good value for the money
near the central station and very clean
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4. Best bet for a budget stay (from USD 43)

A home with budget awaits you at Essen. It doesn’t just save a few pounds but also offer a cosy accommodation. It is an ultra-luxurious apartment furnished with modern facilities such as a spacious couch facing the TV, a dining area that invites you to have meals with your fellow travellers, and a fully fitted bedroom that offers you the utmost comfort. The in-house kitchen is fully equipped and also has a coffee machine. Not just this, there is a high-speed WLAN hotspot available for you.

Modern Living - ESSEN -SMART HOME -NETFLIX- 3 pers
Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
120 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is beautifully designed and furnished with all the amenities that you could ever need
the extractor fan above the stove does not work and did not for the duration i was there
the check in is easy and you have some food shops in the area around the apartment
Cleanliness:
it's clean comfortable and looks great
Location:
great location beautiful place to stay and great communication with the host
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5. Attractive residence for a couple (from USD 30)

This apartment has everything you may need on a holiday, right from a flat-screen television, a central heater, bathroom essentials, coffee maker, refrigerator, and dishes and silverware. It has a private entrance and is situated close to the city centre and all the major sites of the city, including Zollverein Coal Mine World Heritage Site and the Folkwang Museum. The apartment also features a smoke alarm, a queen bed in the bedroom, a desk for your laptop and a chair to make you comfortable enough to sit and work on. They also provide you with constant access to WiFi. Its spacious kitchen, stove, utensils, and spices allow you to cook your meals the way you want.

Wohnen mitten im Pott
Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
98 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
everything is perfect: very clean nicely decorated and quite place
very nice and clean apartment with great location
her house was very well maintained with all you need and very clean
this is an amazing apartment; spacious thoughtful and clean with everything that you might need and more
elke is a really friendly host the apartment was clean and cozy
Host:
elke was kind and an excellent host
elke is an excellent host
Location:
easy and nearby metro station and lot more
everything was great elke welcomed us warmly great location
we were pleased the metro station is so close you can easily get to everywhere in essen
we'd recommend the italian restaurant two minutes walk from the apartment for tasty pizza
a lovely place which we enjoyed a lot
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6. Awesome home with a fabulous view (from USD 43)

This 2019 construction is only 6 minutes away by car from the renowned UNESCO World Heritage Site Zeche Zollverein. It has a hassle-free self-check-in process and two bedrooms with five beds that can accommodate five guests. Its crystal clean bedrooms are comfortably large, each occupying two single beds with bedside table and drawers. The living room features a large comfy sofa bed, a television, and a coffee table. Marvel at the sensational view of a part of the Ruhr area. Meanwhile, prepare a meal in its fully equipped kitchen and enjoy dining on its extendable dining table. A free internet facility is available too. However, in the absence of an elevator, you have to be fit enough to access the flight of stairs to reach the apartment.

⭐ Great view - 6 min to Zeche Zollverein
Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
107 reviews
Entire apartment 5 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very clean place and great view good quality beds and very comfortable couch
beds were very comfortable
the apartment was an easy drive into essen and to various local attractions and there were supermarkets nearby
Cleanliness:
nice apartment all necessities available very clean fast and accurate communication
good clean apartment very close to touristic hotspots
Host:
the owners are very friendly and if you need anything they are there to help
florian was an excellent host responding very quickly to messages and on hand for a very friendly check-in
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7. Stylish business apartment with plush arrangements (from USD 76)

Its location in the close vicinity of the University of Duisburg-Essen, the trade fair, the city centre, and the train station, makes this apartment a perfect choice. It is also in proximity to supermarkets, and restaurants that serving lip-smacking food. The hosts of this apartment, Falk & Niklas, make sure that you receive refreshments on your arrival, such as coffee, milk, cereals, spaghetti with tomato sauce, etc. Self-check-in is accessible with a key safe. This apartment also features a king-sized bed, a wardrobe, a flat-screen with access to Netflix and Amazon Prime, a laptop-friendly workspace, free Wi-Fi, and a bar table. It’s also equipped with a modern sofa, two lounge chairs, and room darkening shades for some privacy and relaxation.

Stylish Businessapartment near Uni & main station
Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
115 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a very nice room with good view
a very stylish apartment with a number of thoughtful little touches - not least the pasta and breakfast
we just found a great apartment like a luxury hotel for not that much money
Cleanliness:
very clean and nice
clean spacious and well equipped
apartment very clean beautiful and confortable
clean beautiful apartment with everything you need
very clean apartment nice location
Host:
the hosts were very responsive and helpful
thank you very much for hosting
very nice apartment and great location the communication with the host was very easy and fast
very clean und claire the owner was very friendly
Location:
amazing host good location near to the uni and to city center and trams modern room and clean
very good location sparkling clean apartament have all what you need
totally recommend the place
amazing place to stay in really amazing guys definitely gonna to it again
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8. Gorgeous abode for a family (from USD 31)

This ravishing apartment has a calm and composed ambience. It is located close to Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex and is easily approachable to the city centre by car and/or public transport. The apartment has the capacity to accommodate four guests. Two persons can use the bedroom, whereas the couch-cum-bed in the living room is enough for two more guests. Its bathroom and kitchen are fully equipped with all the essential items you may require. You need not park your car far away as there is a private parking space right in front of the house.

Ferienwohnung Nähe Zollverein
Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
352 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
location is great for the large industrial museum which you can see from the window of the room
friendly host clean apartment with wifi and coffee and a great location if you're planning on visiting the zollverein
i have had a pleasant stay at the francesco and michela apartment
Cleanliness:
always clean organized and quiet
is very clean and comfortable
the apartment was clean and calm
the apartment was very clean and very comfortable
francesco's place was beautiful super clean and stylish
Host:
francesco was a fantastic host
francesco is a perfect host
francesco is a really friendly host
the hosts are very friendly and welcoming
his entire family was very helpful and made sure we were comfortable
Location:
the perfect place right near where i needed to be
close to food parking available quiet and great spot while you're in essen
my stay at francesco's place was more than excellent
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9. A flat in the central area of the city (from USD 46)

This conveniently located apartment is spacious enough to accommodate up to four guests. Lighting is kept really warm and bright to exude a cosy vibe. You can use the cushy couch, TV, fully equipped kitchen, the bedroom with a king-size bed, and a living area. The in-house bathroom comes with a bathtub and other necessities. It is not very far from the university. Limbecker Platz and the main station are around 3 km (1.9 mi) from here.

Central Flat near the City
Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
105 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
nice and clean appartment with a lot of space
safe well equipped and clean apartment
very clean and roomy apartment with bright design
easy access nice and clean and good communication with the host
the apartment is fully equipped and very clean
Host:
also our guest was very responsive to our questions
definitely would come back here again awesome and friendly host nice and cozy apartment
andrej was very responsive
this place is so clean and spacious the hosts are wonderful people
Location:
located close to train station easy to find
close to tram station so in a good place to move around the city (10minutes from berliner platz)
it's close to essen central station and limbecker platz most importantly
also location is pretty quiet so your sleep will be perfect
the location is okay generally the place is much more worth the price
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Plan an enjoyable holiday

There are a number of apartments in Essen that offer different amenities, each suited to different kinds of requirement. Based on your travel group and itinerary, choose the best space that will allow you more access and heightened comfort.

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