Excelsior Hotel Ernst
Providing individualized services to respond to the uniqueness of every guest
The stylish Excelsior Hotel Ernst has proudly maintained its position as the most prestigious hotel in Cologne since 1863. Located next to the Cologne Cathedral, a beautiful gothic Masterpiece, the hotel is famed for its exquisite service, exceptional design, Empire style lobby, and original masterworks of art. The spacious, individually appointed rooms and suites combine traditional décor with modern innovation. Dining options include innovative French cuisine at Hanse Stube and upscale Asian at Taku. The Piano Bar and Riesling Lounge are perfect pre or post-dinner drinking spots.
The award-winning Hanse Stube restaurant, styled by interior designer Graf Pilati, serves innovative French cuisine with distinct regional influences. Service is key at Hanse Stube and diners are delighted when the Maître d’Hotel personally filets and carves dishes tableside. The extensive wine cellar of Excelsior Hotel Ernst features select international to round off your culinary experience, and sommelier Theresa Stenzel will gladly assist guests with their wine selection.
Luxos Recommended Menu:
Pumpkin nutmeg soup with lamb slices and brittle