Excelsior Hotel Ernst
Cologne Germany 50667
Part of the Leading Hotels of the World group, the venerable Excelsior Ernst celebrated its 150th anniversary in May 2013. The hotel's Asian restaurant, Taku, is a Michelin-rated mainstay that attracts jetsetting business and wedding clients. Superior rooms allow guests to select from a range of pillow options to calibrate the perfect rest after touring Cologne in a Mercedes (available from the hotel with prior arrangement).