Christmas Festive Hotels

Planning a Christmas visit to Hamburg? There are plenty of hotels perfect for taking in Hamburg’s winter charm. 

Fraser Suites Hamburg, Germany

Festive Hotels: Stay in Hamburg for the Christmas season

Fraser Suites Hamburg ★★★★★

  • A short walk to Hamburg’s port (11745864) and city centre
  • Close to the S-Bahn station Stadthausbrücke
  • Luxurious hotel with a central location

The Fraser Suites hotel is ideally located for exploring Hamburg and its Christmas markets. Whether to the Mönckebergstraße, Fleetinsel or HafenCity Christmas markets, it takes no more than 10 minutes to reach your destination. When you get down to the Elbe promenade, you can already see the Elbphilharmonie concert hall and the Speicherstadt historical warehouse district. The hotel itself is timelessly chic: the design is reminiscent of the 1920s with sumptuous Art Deco elements. All rooms and suites are elegantly and lavishly furnished. The chandeliers and marble columns in the foyer in particular have been lavishly restored. There is also a fitness studio, a bar and a restaurant in the hotel.
Important distances:
St. Michael’s Church: 750 metres
Elbphilharmonie: 1 kilometre
Landungsbrücken Piers: 750 metres
Alster Lakes: 900 metres
Miniatur Wunderland: 650 metres
Fraser Suites Hamburg
Rödingsmarkt 2
20459 Hamburg

Mövenpick Hotel Hamburg ★★★★

  • Unique location in a renovated water tower
  • 50 square metre family room
  • U- and S-Bahn station Sternschanze just out the door

The Mövenpick Hotel Hamburg is integrated into a historic water tower and is just one S-Bahn stop away from the Neue Flora theatre. Thanks to its proximity to the Karolinenviertel and Schanzenviertel neighbourhoods, it is only a short distance to some of the best restaurants, unique shops and lively nightlife options Hamburg has to offer. Each of the 226 rooms has an exclusive panoramic view of the Hanseatic city, air conditioning, television, telephone, hairdryer, minibar and room service.

Important distances:
St. Michael’s Church: 2.5 kilometres
Elbphilharmonie: 3.5 kilometres
Landungsbrücken Piers: 2.8 kilometres
Alster Lakes: 2.3 kilometres
Miniatur Wunderland: 3.1 kilometres
Mövenpick Hotel Hamburg
Sternschanze 6
20357 Hamburg

Hotel Louis C. Jacob ★★★★★

  • Comfortable spa area
  • Wonderful view of the Elbe River
  • Hotel with over 200 years of history

A mix of Hanseatic hospitality and modern harbour comfort is the foundation upon which the traditional Louis C. Jacob hotel is built. The 5-star cruise hotel is located in the Hamburg suburb of Nienstedten and offers a magnificent panoramic view of the Elbe. Most of the 85 rooms and suites are equipped with a walk-in wardrobe, a natural stone bathroom, air conditioning, wireless internet access and a Nespresso coffee machine.

Important distances:
St. Michael’s Church: 9.1 kilometres
Elbphilharmonie: 9.8 kilometres
Landungsbrücken Piers: 8.4 kilometres
Alster Lakes: 10.2 kilometres
Miniatur Wunderland: 10 kilometres
Hotel Louis C. Jacob
Elbchaussee 401-403
22609 Hamburg

Ameron Hotel Speicherstadt Hamburg ★★★★

  • The only hotel in Hamburg's historic Speicherstadt warehouse district
  • All waterfront sights are just a few minutes' walk away
  • Spa area on the seventh floor with a view of Speicherstadt and HafenCity

The AMERON Hotel Speicherstadt is the only hotel in the city's historic Speicherstadt warehouse district and is located right next to the harbour promenade, perfect for long winter walks. All 192 rooms and suites of the 4-star hotel are designed in the style of the 50s and 60s, combining wood, high-quality fabrics, glass, granite and leather. Flat-screen TV, WiFi and king-size bed are standard room amenities.

Important distances:
St. Michael’s Church: 1.5 kilometres
Elbphilharmonie: 850 metres
Landungsbrücken Piers: 1.2 kilometres
Alster Lakes: 1.3 kilometres
Miniatur Wunderland: 500 metres
AMERON Hamburg Hotel Speicherstadt
Am Sandtorkai 4
20457 Hamburg

Arcotel Onyx Hamburg ★★★★

The design hotel ARCOTEL Onyx Hamburg is located right next to the Tanzende Türme towers on the Reeperbahn. The port, the Landungsbrücken piers, and Hamburg’s musicals and theatres are all nearby. Best of all, Hamburg's hottest Christmas market, Santa Pauli (11872938) on Spielbudenplatz, is practically on your doorstep. The St. Pauli U3 underground station is also just diagonally opposite the hotel. The 215 rooms and suites of the non-smoking hotel are equipped with air conditioning, flatscreen TV, minibar, WiFi and room safe.

Important distances:
St. Michael’s Church: 900 metres
Elbphilharmonie: 1.9 kilometres
Landungsbrücken Piers: 550 metres
Alster Lakes: 1.9 kilometres
Miniatur Wunderland: 1.9 kilometres
ARCOTEL Onyx Hamburg
Reeperbahn 1 A
20359 Hamburg

Henri Hotel Hamburg Downtown ★★★★

  • Centrally located near Mönckebergstraße
  • Spa & Wellness area
  • Breakfast lounge  

In the heart of the city centre, the Henri Hotel Hamburg Downtown is perfect for a Christmas stroll. The design hotel features a stylish mix of modern elements and the retro charm of the 1950s. The 4-star hotel is located in an old warehouse with a total of 65 studios and suites, a spa area, a fitness room and a large lounge with a breakfast area. In the midst of all this nostalgia, guests have access to free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.

Henri Hotel Hamburg Downtown
Bugenhagenstrasse 21
20095 Hamburg

Aussen Alster Hotel ★★★ 

  • Located on a quiet side street close to the Outer Alster lake
  • Only 500 metres from the Hauptbahnhof central station
  • Hotel offers guests free use of their boats

The privately run Aussen Alster Hotel is often praised for its friendly, helpful staff and welcoming atmosphere. The hotel's location in the trendy St. Georg neighbourhood (11750518) doesn't disappoint either: centrally situated in a quiet side street, the 3-star hotel is very close to the Outer Alster lake, the city centre and the lively Lange Reihe street. And of course, no Christmastime visit would be complete without a visit to the local Winter Pride Christmas market just around the corner. The 27 rooms have a bath or shower, WC, cable TV, radio, telephone, hairdryer and WiFi.

Important distances:
St. Michael’s Church (11747456): 3 kilometres
Elbphilharmonie: 3.2 kilometres
Landungsbrücken Piers: 3.8 kilometres
Alster Lakes: 100 metres
Miniatur Wunderland (11750406): 2.7 kilometres
Aussen Alster Hotel
Schmilinskystr. 11
20099 Hamburg

Hotel Stephan ★★

Hotel Stephan is repeatedly praised for its charm and rustic cosiness. The privately-run 2-star hotel is close to the Altona railway station, many shopping areas, and the popular Ottensen Christmas market. The hotel offers 28 uniquely furnished rooms on three floors, all of which are equipped with satellite TV, telephones and free WiFi access.

Hotel Stephan
Schmarjestr. 31
22767 Hamburg

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