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Cheapest month:March
Most expensive month:June
Average price in Gelsenkirchen:$135/night
Cheapest price found:$30/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Friday
$78 - $322
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$94 - $347
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Top-rated Gelsenkirchen hotels

Browse through properties in Gelsenkirchen that have received the highest ratings from guests. There are currently 161 properties in Gelsenkirchen and data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
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Ringstr. 1-3, Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
1.1 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
$72
Avg. per night

Cheapest hotels in Gelsenkirchen, Germany

Discover affordable stays in Gelsenkirchen that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in Gelsenkirchen can be found for as low as $57 per night. There is currently one property in Gelsenkirchen that can be booked for this price. Good Morning Gelsenkirchen City is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Gelsenkirchen. Price data was last updated on April 18, 2024
These Gelsenkirchen properties charge the lowest price per night of those we've come across. If you have flexibility with arrival and departure, use the search form to compare prices for other dates.
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Bahnhofsvorplatz 12, Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
1.0 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$57
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Am Stadtgarten 1, Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
0.7 mi from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
$93
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Parkallee 3, Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
2.8 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$112
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Adenauerallee 103, Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
3.6 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
$129
Avg. per night
Am Bugapark 1d, Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
2.5 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$149
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Hotel prices in Gelsenkirchen

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Ringstr. 1-3, Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Adenauerallee 103, Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Bahnhofsvorplatz 12, Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Parkallee 3, Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Am Bugapark 1d, Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Am Stadtgarten 1, Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

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Other accommodations in Gelsenkirchen

Find the perfect hostel, theme hotel, or vacation rental for your stay in Gelsenkirchen. There are 161 hotels in Gelsenkirchen and price data was last updated on April 18, 2024. The average price for a stay in Gelsenkirchen is $135/night.
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Kastanienallee 16, Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
0.3 mi from city centre
$80
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Where to stay in Gelsenkirchen

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About Gelsenkirchen

Located at the heart of Germany’s largest urban area, Gelsenkirchen is a historic city that flourished during the Industrial Revolution. It was once the most important coal mining town in Europe and known as the “City of 1,000 fires” due to the mine gases that continually flared in its night sky.

Things to do in Gelsenkirchen

Art enthusiasts can visit the Kunstmuseum Gelsenkirchen, which houses one of the largest collections of kinetic art in Europe. Get up close to works by Max Lieberman, Andy Warhol and Victor Vasarely, as well as Rolf Glasmeier and Heinz Mack. The museum also hosts changing exhibitions by local Gelsenkirchen artists in the Alte Villa.

Gelsenkirchen is an ideal base for exploring the Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex, a UNESCO World Heritage-listed destination on the European Route of Industrial Heritage. Marvel at the monumental industrial structures and visit the former coal washery, which is now occupied by the engaging Ruhr Museum. Also forming part of the complex is the Red Dot Design Museum dedicated to award-winning innovations.

On the doorstep of Gelsenkirchen is Movie Park Germany, where you can go behind the scenes of your favourite film and TV series. You can watch Looney Tunes in 4D, go time travelling with John Cleese and ride a Dora the Explorer-inspired log flume. Live entertainment is held throughout the day, including action-packed stunt shows, character meet-and-greets and celebrity impersonations.

Getting around Gelsenkirchen

Gelsenkirchen is a 30-minute drive from Dortmund and 45 minutes from Düsseldorf. Düsseldorf International Airport is 35 minutes away and has flights to destinations across the globe. Regular trains connect to the Gelsenkirchen railway station while both buses and trams travel through the city.

Facts about staying in Gelsenkirchen

Find useful tips and insights about staying in Gelsenkirchen to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on April 18, 2024.
  • What are the best hotels in Gelsenkirchen?

    Good Morning Gelsenkirchen City, rated with a score of 7.3 from 324 reviewers, is one of the most popular hotels in Gelsenkirchen. Other top stays include Ibis Styles Gelsenkirchen, with an average rating of 7.1 from 2,102 reviewers, and stays by friends Gelsenkirchen, with a score of 7.7 from 2,780 reviewers.

  • What is a good hotel near Veltins-Arena?

    With a rating of 8.1/10 from 621 reviews, Arena Hotel is a hotel close to Veltins-Arena that is well recommended by HotelsCombined users.

  • What is a good hotel in Gelsenkirchen near Gelsenkirchen Central Station?

    Good Morning Gelsenkirchen City is a hotel near Gelsenkirchen Central Station that is popular with HotelsCombined users, scoring 7.3 from 324 reviews.

  • How much do hotels in Gelsenkirchen cost?

    Searches in the last 72 hours suggest an average price of around $273/night is normal for a hotel in Gelsenkirchen. 4-star and 5-star hotels in Gelsenkirchen had average prices of $278/night and $321/night, respectively.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Gelsenkirchen?

    Prices for Gelsenkirchen hotels have been found for as low as $36/night over the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hotel in Gelsenkirchen tonight?

    Prices for a hotel in Gelsenkirchen tonight are about $142 on average, but HotelsCombined users have found prices as low as $55 for tonight in the last 3 days. The best price found for a 4-star hotel in Gelsenkirchen tonight is $105.

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