Munster is a large university city in the Westphalia region of Germany. It has a young vibe with lots going on in terms of events and things to do. Advent is typically a very busy time of the year for local social events but also with German and international tourists. Christmas is a great time to visit and in this guide, we recommend the best hotels near Munich Christmas Market to help you efficiently plan your visit.
Hotels near Munster Christmas Market
Munster is home to six popular Christmas markets. The main event is located at the Historic Town Hall, both within the courtyard of the building and in front on the main street that is called Prinzipalmarkt. This beautiful street is lined with arcades that house shops and cafes. The area is lit up at night, further enhancing its beauty. If you would like to stay near the Christmas markets then we suggest staying in this area.
Top PickCentral Hotel Münster
Address: 1 Aegidiistraße, 48143 Münster, Germany
As the name suggests, the Central Hotel is centrally located within Munster’s historic old town. The hotel is near Munster Christmas Market and steps from Aegidiimarkt Advent Market, one of the smaller markets in the city. The rooms are spacious, clean and comfortable. I personally stayed here a few years ago and found it ideal for a 3-day visit.Check Availability
Address: Aegidiistraße 21, Munster
Excellent value for money is Stadthotel Münster, a 3-star hotel near Aegidiimarkt Advent Market and a 7-minute walk to Prinzipalmarkt. The recently renovated rooms are modern, clean and comfortable. This is a large hotel which might be a good option if you find the other hotels are fully booked for Christmas.
Hotel Busche am Dom
Address: Bogenstraße 10, Münster
Not far from Munster Cathedral on Domplatz is Hotel Busche am Dom. This is a great location in the heart of Munster with most of the city’s sights and attractions within walking distance. The rooms are simple with modern timber floors, renovated bathrooms and breakfast is included with your room.
H4 Hotel Münster
Address: Stubengasse 33, Muenster
Another very well located hotel near the Christmas markets is H4 Hotel Münster. It’s a large hotel with comfortable rooms and pets are allowed. The H4 Hotel is a short walk from the popular Prinzipalmarkt square and the grand Baroque residence, the Erbdrostenhof. The Münster Arkaden shopping centre is also just 300 metres away.
Address: Sonnenstraße 43, Munster
If you would like to stay in an apartment in Munster, I recommend the highly-rated Boardinghouse Münster. Don’t be put off by the name, these are very nice apartments that cater to tourists. The apartments are 7 minutes (500 metres) from the Town Hall Christmas market and only 5 minutes to the Light Market at Lambertikirchplatz. The accommodation uses 100% renewable electricity sources, avoid single-use plastic and support local guides, making it one of the most sustainable hotels in Munster.
Munster is one of the most interesting destinations to visit in the Westphalia region of Germany. Read our guide to Munster Christmas Market that includes Christmas dates and locations for the six Christmas markets in Munster this year.
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