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Steigenberger Esplanade

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Private kitchen
Private kitchen
Combined shower/bathtub, free toiletries, hair dryer, towels

Overview of Steigenberger Esplanade

UNESCO Sustainable Travel Pledge

Steigenberger Esplanade

4.0 star property
4-star hotel in Jena with spa and restaurant

8.8/10 Fabulous

470 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Gym
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathtub
Carl-Zeiss-Platz 4, Jena, TH, 7743

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About this area

What's nearby

  • Heart of Jena

Getting around

  • Erfurt (ERF) - 49 min drive
  • Jena (ZJS-Jena Paradies Train Station) - 8 min walk
  • Jena Paradies Station - 8 min walk
  • Jena West Station - 9 min walk
  • Paradiesbahnhof West Tram Stop - 8 min walk


  • Non Solo - 4 min walk
  • Herr Rossi - 4 min walk
  • Zur Schweiz - 4 min walk
  • Pici - 4 min walk
  • Cheers American Sports Bar and Grill - 5 min walk

About this property

Steigenberger Esplanade

Located near a train station, Steigenberger Esplanade Jena is a great choice for a stay in Jena. Guests can visit the spa to indulge in massages, Ayurvedic treatments or manicures and pedicures, and Middle Eastern cuisine is served at Kardamom, which is open for breakfast and dinner. This upmarket hotel also features a bar/lounge, a fitness centre and a sauna. The helpful staff and nice bathrooms get good marks from fellow travellers. The property is only a short walk to public transportation: Paradiesbahnhof West Tram Stop is 8 minutes away.


English, French, German

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 140 rooms
  • Arranged over 6 floors


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM until anytime
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required


  • Pets allowed (dogs and cats only)*
  • Service animals welcome
  • Restrictions apply*
  • Food and water bowls available


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • On-site self-parking (EUR 20 per night)

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 6 AM–10:30 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (limited hours)

What to do

  • Shopping
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Winery tours nearby

Working away

  • 6 meeting rooms
  • Conference space (6327 square feet)


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Bike hire


  • 1 building/tower
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Sauna
  • Massage/treatment rooms


  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk


  • English
  • French
  • German

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television
  • Premium digital channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Cot/infant bed (surcharge)
  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • In-room massage
  • Individually decorated

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Water-efficient showers only
  • Water-efficient toilets only

Special features


The on-site spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include facials, body scrubs, body treatments and manicures and pedicures. The spa is equipped with a sauna. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including Ayurvedic. The spa is open daily.


Kardamom – This restaurant specialises in Middle Eastern cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch and dinner.
Moonlight – On-site bar.

Awards and affiliations

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Travel Pledge.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 20 per person (approximately)

Children & extra beds

  • Cots/infant beds are available for EUR 25.0 per night
  • Rollaway beds are available for EUR 35.0 per night


  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 15 per pet, per night


  • Self-parking costs EUR 20 per night

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast.


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Does Steigenberger Esplanade Jena offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Steigenberger Esplanade Jena does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Steigenberger Esplanade?
As of 28 Jan 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Steigenberger Esplanade on 12 Feb 2023 start from £81, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Steigenberger Esplanade Jena?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Steigenberger Esplanade Jena?
Yes, cats and dogs are welcome. There's a charge of EUR 15 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees. Food and water bowls are available.
Is parking offered on site at Steigenberger Esplanade Jena?
Yes. Self-parking costs EUR 20 per night.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Steigenberger Esplanade Jena?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - anytime. Check-out time is noon. Contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Steigenberger Esplanade Jena and nearby?
Have fun during the warmer months with activities nearby such as hiking. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and enjoy other amenities such as a sauna and a fitness centre.
Are there restaurants at or near Steigenberger Esplanade Jena?
Yes, Kardamom offers Middle Eastern cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Non Solo (4-min walk), Herr Rossi (4-min walk) and Zur Schweiz (4-min walk).
What's the area around Steigenberger Esplanade Jena like?
Steigenberger Esplanade Jena is in the heart of Jena, a short 8-minute walk from Paradiesbahnhof West Tram Stop and 6 minutes' walk from JenTower. Travellers give top marks for the hotel's prime location.







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10/10 Exceptional

Alfred, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Super friendly Clean Would def come back Great breakfast buffet
Astrid, 6-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Nir, 5-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lovely staff, excellent breakfast, very good bar & restaurant.
Hugh, 1-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Ruben, 2-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great stay
Great stay - close to bus, tram, and train stations. Near Jena Tower (Highly recommended), restaurants, and many tourist spots. Spacious room.
SCOTT, 2-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Beautiful hotel. Great location--walking distance to everything in the old city. Parking. Nice restaurant.
Don, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

This is the best modern hotel in Jena that also has a good location, walking distance from all important location. Excellent staff and good selection for breakfast..They even have a duck to join you for a bath
The duck an added  perk
Adel, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

ONDREJ, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

ONDREJ, 3-night business trip
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