Innenansicht Mini-Hotel Herdecke , © Marc Theis

New ho­tels in NRW

Where are ho­tels un­der con­struc­tion and open­ings planned? The fol­low­ing over­view will tell you, sor­ted al­pha­bet­ic­ally by city name.

Coworking Space im Schulhaushotel in Schwelm im Bergischen Land, © Schulhaushotel

From Ber­gisch Glad­bach to Co­logne

The following overview shows, alphabetically sorted by city name, where new hotels in North Rhine-Westphalia are planned.

Bergisch Gladbach

On the overgrown area of the Cox site, a hotel with 100 rooms is going to be built as well as apartments and busines sites. The owner of the land in Bergisch Gladbach is the Buhrow family, details of the opening are not yet planned.


In Bochum's trendy Bermuda Triangle district, a Prizeotel hotel will open its doors. The 175-room building, with a spectacular two-storey glass facade, is scheduled to open in the second half of 2022. Together with coworking spaces and offices, the economy design hotel will be part of the new building complex called "Because".

In addition, the "Viktoria Karree" is going to open in the city center by 2022. In addition to retail, gastronomy and offices, a Holiday Inn Express hotel with 170 rooms will also move into the 37,900 square metre area.


The Hilton hotel group continues to expand in the Ruhr Area. Together with the hotel management company Signo Hospitality, ten new hotels will be built in Germany in the future, including the Hampton by Hilton in Bottrop. The "Hampton by Hilton" in Bottrop will be built in the middle of the city centre and will be part of a shopping centre with a cinema complex. The opening is planned for 2023.


Two new buildings will also be erected in Immendorfer Strasse at the media location Cologne-Hürth. They will offer space for a hotel, serviced apartments, offices and underground parking. Up to five storeys are planned for the hotel and apartments on the 4,000-square-metre plot.

The largest B&B hotel in Germany to date is being built on Oskar-Jäger-Straße in Cologne-Ehrenfeld with 221 rooms on seven floors. The opening is planned for April/May 2022.

In 2023, a Radisson Red hotel will move into the newly created "Laurenz Carré" at Cologne Cathedral. The hotel with 262 rooms will be the first in Germany.

Zimmer in Alte Lohnhalle Essen , © Alte Lohnhalle

From Dinslaken to Düs­sel­dorf


For the first time, the city in the north of Duisburg is getting a branch of a hotel chain. Until 2021 a Loginn by Achat will be built here as part of a three-part building complex with multiplex cinema, fitness studio and gastronomy. The premium budget building will have 105 rooms, 30 apartments, function rooms and a restaurant with an outdoor terrace. The opening is planned for the end of 2022.


Several new projects are also making a name for themselves in Dortmund.

The "Niu Data" hotel with 210 rooms on Rheinische Strasse is also scheduled to open in 2021. The hotel is intended as a tribute to the former Hoesch headquarters, which was located here.

In addition, a prizeotel brand hotel with 153 designer rooms and services such as mobile- and self-check-in will be built in a listed building near the Thier-Galerie shopping centre. Another highlight is the Skybar with a view over Dortmund. The property also includes offices, coworking spaces and a fitness studio. The opening is planned for 2022.

The opening of another hotel is planned for 2022. The 19-storey hotel tower is to be built directly on Westfalendamm with a connection to the trade fair and the BVB football stadium. The contracts between the G-Hotel Group and the Aachen-based project developer Dudoq Real Estate have already been signed. The Ghotel hotel & living Dortmund with around 260 rooms and suites is to be the third hotel of the group in the Ruhr area.


Duisburg also gets a Premier Inn Hotel. The hotel with 214 rooms will be built in the middle of the year opposite the town hall and Salvator church and is part of the new Mercator quarter. Three panorama suites are planned on the upper five floors. The opening is planned for summer 2022.


On the last available plot of land in the "Le Quartier Central" urban quarter, a house of the budget and design brand of H-Hotels with 250 rooms will soon be built on seven floors. The opening is planned for 2022.

Novum is building a double hotel in the Heerdt district. The combination of Holiday Inn Express and Staybridge Hotel will have a total of 286 rooms. Construction is scheduled to start in 2020.

Close to Düsseldorf's city center, Hyatt Place Düsseldorf Mercedesstrasse is scheduled to open in 2024. The 300-room building is part of the Tadao Ando Campus & Tower, a CO2-neutral office campus controlled by artificial intelligence.

Dorint is planning a new Essentials by Dorint hotel in Düsseldorf. The three-star superior hotel is being built between the trade fair and the airport and will have 137 rooms and suites, a restaurant, a bar, a lounge and a conference area.


V-Hotel Baumhaus innen, © V-Hotel

From Gütersloh to Leverkusen


In 2022, work will begin on a new hotel building at the theatre in Gütersloh. The plan is to build a three-star hotel with almost 130 rooms in the immediate neighbourhood of the theatre and the town hall.


At the beginning of 2019, the interior construction of the new Intercity Hotel at the Marta  Herford Museum began. In addition to guest rooms, the property located at the Elsbach-Haus will also have event rooms. The opening is planned for 2022.


The Hilton hotel group continues to expand in the Ruhr Area. Together with the hotel management company Signo Hospitality, ten new hotels will be built in Germany in the future, including the Hilton Garden Inn in Herne. The "Hotel Garden Inn" is being built in Herne's Shamrockpark and is scheduled to open in 2023. Plans call for 154 rooms, a bar, a shop, a fitness room and three meeting rooms.


A new hotel is also to be built in Kempen. Here, a new hotel of the havenhostel group with 228 beds is to be built by 2024.


A new Holiday Inn Express hotel is planned in Leverkusen. Construction is scheduled to start in 2020. The hotel with 189 rooms is a small part of the development plan for the existing 8,600 square meters of floor space. The opening ist planned for 2022.

Zimmer im Mini-Hotel Herdecke , © Marc Theis

From Mönchenglad­bach to Solin­gen


The Achat Group is currently building a new hotel in Mönchengladbach. The two-storey new building with 110 guest rooms, 25 apartments, function rooms, lounge, bar and fitness room will operate under the premium budget brand Loginn at Achat and will open in 2022. The location in the north of the city between the city centre and the commercial areas offers a fast connection to Düsseldorf.


There is also a lot going on on the hotel market in Münster, with several new hotel openings planned by the end of 2022.

Two hotels are going to be built around the "Engelenschanze" car park, in the immediate vicinity of the old town and the popular "Promenade". Hotels of the Ibis Budget and Novotel brands with around 120 rooms each are planned. The openings are set for the 3rd quarter of 2022.

The Economy Design Group prizeotel is also building in Münster. By 2021, 195 2-star category rooms will be built on the new east side of the main station in the Hansaviertel. In addition to Münster, the still young hotel chain is opening further hotels in Bonn and Düsseldorf.


An Intercity Hotel with 220 rooms is currently being built in Paderborn. The interior design concept of the hotel comes from the Italian architect and designer Matteo Thun and intend to create a high-quality feel-good atmosphere. The opening is planned for the end of 2022.


On Breite Strasse, the Omnino company and the city council of Recklinghausen plan to build a three-star B&B hotel with 82 rooms. About 30 percent of the hotel rooms will be barrier-free. Construction will start at the beginning of 2021 at the earliest, after demolition of the old building.


A hotel of the Holiday Inn Express brand with 158 rooms is going to open at Solingen main station. The hotel is operated by tristar GmbH, Berlin. When the new hotel will open is not announced yet.