Frankfurt, Germany: 8 Best Hotels & Vacation Rentals (From 22USD) - Updated 2024

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A culturally and ethnically diverse metropolis, Frankfurt boasts half of the population having a migration background. Ergo, the city is an extraordinary melting pot and a great experience. Being a global hub for commerce, culture, education, and tourism, no expense must be spared to truly experience the multiple facets of Frankfurt. Indulge yourself in grand hotels, or live like locals in authentic homestays!

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 13, 2024.

1. Go green by staying in an environmentally friendly residential project (from 22 USD)

Ever wonder about how much carbon footprint you are leaving as a tourist? Do your part for the environment by staying in the Green Residence City Villa, which utilizes modern energy saving systems. With an eco design concept, environmentally friendly washing machine and a general love for rental biking as opposed to driving, this establishment supports the environmentally conscious.

Located in the middle of the city, the guesthouse is highly accessible. The Hauptbahnhof and Bussbahnhof are both located about a minute walk away, with a very good connection to the city motorway A661, A5 and A3. Direct connection to the airport by S-Bahn and DB German railway is also available. Feel free to rent the bikes available on the property for only 6 USD a day!

The accommodation itself is also of historical significance. Dating back to the 19th-century, Green Residence City Villa is a listed building and a historic cultural monument of the city. Surrounded by parkland in the centre of the city, green spaces are also accessible! From 22 USD a night, the guesthouse is indeed highly affordable.

Green Residence City Villa

Price: from 22 USD

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2. Wind down in this quiet Airbnb located conveniently behind the main station (from 56 USD)

Enjoy the city view from the balcony (smoking allowed!) alongside a fully equipped kitchenette. Live like an authentic Frankfurter with the flat’s proximity to the main station and walking distance to all shops and trade fairs! A shining review from one of the guests quotes how incredible the host Hans was, going above and beyond to make sure he had a comfortable stay. Praising how one cannot beat the location with easy connection to everywhere, the apartment seems to please. Directly across from Frankfurt Haupbahnof Station, the tram, Metro, U-Bahn, and buses are also at your fingertips.

2 Room Oasis

Price: from 56 USD

Number of Guests: 2

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3. Indulge in the ultimate spot of luxury and relaxation (from USD 379)

The Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof is at the centre of all in Frankfurt, be it the bustling city she is today, or in its rich history. Established in 1876, and located in the middle of the historic, financial district of Frankfurt, the hotel is also just 1 km (0.6 miles) away from the Emperor St. Bartholomäus’s Cathedral, where the emperor’s coronation once took place.

This is complemented by the gastronomic delights offered with the Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof’s award winning and Michelin starred Restaurant Francais. Francais offers a unique fine dining experience, whereas Restaurant OSCAR*S serves an assortment of snacks and regional dishes. Feeling up for a snack? In the afternoon, guests can enjoy a royal afternoon tea at the Autorenbar. The bar turns into a hotspot for people to enjoy a drink or two in the evenings. Otherwise, pamper yourself with the comfort of the Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof’s Spa. It comes with a Turkish bath and a traditional barber shop. Guests can book a selection of massages or luxurious beauty treatments.

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Steigenberger Icon Frankfurter Hof

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Am Kaiserplatz
508 meters (0.4 ft) from Iron Footbridge

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna

4. Pamper yourself in this elegant hotel with holistic relaxation (from USD 395)

The Jumeirah Frankfurt hotel has notably exquisite interior design, seen in contemporary art paintings (by artist Hartwig Ebersbach) in each room. Coupled with modern cuisine and holistic relaxation, it is a superb accommodation. It lies right in the heart of Frankfurt, only steps away from the Zeil major shopping street. The spacious rooms also offer breathtaking views of the city, Frankfurt’s skyline and the Taunus hills. Furthermore, with a walk-in wine cabinet, this is one for the drinkers out there!

Keep up with your fitness and beauty by enjoying the tropical rain showers and 2 saunas found in Jumeirah’s spa area. Guests also possess unlimited access to the Platinum Fitness First Health Club with indoor pool, located in the neighboring building. Located conveniently, the Hauptwache Underground and S-Bahn Train Station is only 100 m (328 feet) from the Frankfurt Jumeirah hotel. The Römer Square is also close by.

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JW Marriott Hotel Frankfurt

Wifi Available

Address: Thurn-und-Taxis-Platz 2
812 meters (0.6 ft) from Iron Footbridge

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna

5. Experience a slice of daily German life in this authentic neighborhood (from 65 USD)

Despite its more remote location, this home stay is perfect for those who want to explore what life is really like as a local. Offering swimming, fishing and tennis as available activities, it is clear that this is a rustic stay one cannot miss! A 2 room apartment on the first floor of a 5 story house, you may also meet and interact with other locals. Traverse the neighborhood shops in walking distance and enjoy some good local beer. Great for the budget traveller!

For those who want to travel to attractions, there is a bus stop right outside the door. Near is a S-Bahn stadium (Offenbach east) from which one takes the train to Frankfurt City in 15 minutes.

Cozy 2 room apartment

Price: from 65 USD

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6. A great place to stay for art and architecture lovers (from USD 125)

Recently renovated in 2016, the hotel boasts a central location in the lively Sachsenhausen district of Frankfurt. The Leonardo Royal Hotel Frankfurt is a great choice for travelers interested in museums, skyline views and architecture, itself being equipped with highly modern facilities and design.

Meals are also hearty and homely here. The bistro Leo Lounge offers snacks, desserts and cocktails, while the Leo Sportsbar serves seasonal, rustic dishes alongside a range of beers. For the party-goer, there are also countless discotheques in the neighborhood available for you to get your party started.

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Leonardo Royal Hotel Frankfurt

7.5 User Rating Wifi Available

Address: Mailänder Str. 1
1.93 km (1.2 mi) from Iron Footbridge

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna

7. Relax and unwind at this leisure apartment

Enjoy the ideal location of this Airbnb near a picturesque river and a bustling city. Wake up each morning to the sun streaming in through terrace windows and the sparkling of river water. Now isn’t that a view to desire? Also close by to malls and shopping centres, this flat in the heart of Frankfurt is perfect for those wanting to catch a little shopping.

Designed for the leisure tourist, the property is well equipped with a kitchen and all its equipment including washing machine and fridge for free - as well as coffee & tea. Pamper yourself on a budget with fresh towels and free wireless internet. The friendly host recommends the neighborhood traditional German dishes and for you to drink, the best apfelwein (cider)! Rated 5 out of 5 stars by 129 reviews, the Airbnb sure does have a track record of being immaculate and a home away from home!

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756 meters (0.5 ft) from Iron Footbridge
258 reviews  
Private room 1 Bed 1 Guests

8. Enjoy the beautiful decor in this designer studio

Relax in this whole studio, furnished beautifully with the host’s inclination for interior design. Perfectly located with ease of access to transportation and amenities, the studio is situated with the u6 in front of the building and is only 2 stops from the city centre and 3 minutes from the river. Do visit the beautiful river and stroll in the windy breeze of Frankfurt. Providing a lift, hot tub and essentials, all you need to bring for a holiday at this studio is yourself! Rated 4 and a half stars from 139 reviews, the studio is consistently praised as being aesthetically pleasing and incredibly inconvenient. Book now at the link below!

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1.8 km (1.2 mi) from Iron Footbridge
188 reviews  
Entire apartment 1 Bed 2 Guests

Enjoy your stay in bustling Frankfurt

Be sure to book one of the properties listed above to explore the true Frankfurt, be it its luxurious side through the many hotels, or its authentic side via Airbnb and home stays. Have fun in the diverse city!

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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