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Sehenswuerdigkeiten in Essen
What happens in Essen


Our hostel is located in the northern city center, a district that is getting more and more the creative hotspot of Essen. It is close to university, surrounded by pubs, theaters and event venues. Our hostel is the perfect spot to start exploring the city.

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Grillo Theater
Essen is a

Bicycle City

For a few years now, old railway lines in the Ruhr area have been converted into bicycle lanes. There are unlimited opportunities to cycle along the river Ruhr, the Rhine-Herne Canal or on old railways.

In 2020, a referendum by Radentscheid Essen managed to collect 24,189 signatures. Since then there have been more and more bicycle streets in Essen and a new bicycle parking garage in the city center.

You can rent cargo bikes for free in Essen.