At a glance: Frankfurt's hotels

FRANKFURT -- There's no shortage of places to hang your hat here.

A few of the properties operated by major chains follow:

  • Starwood Hotels operates the Arabellasheraton Grand Hotel as a member of its Luxury Collection.
  • Located in the heart of town on Konrad Adenauer Strasse, the property has 378 rooms and suites, a heated indoor pool, a health club and five restaurants, including Thai, Japanese and German specialty venues.

    Rates for a double room start at about $241.

    For information, call (800) 325-3535 or visit the Web site at www.sheraton.com.

  • The 342-room Hilton Frankfurt is one of the city's newest luxury hotels, having opened in 1998.
  • It's located in a park near the Old Opera House and the Stock Exchange. Rates for a double room start at about $177.

    For more information, call (800) 445-8667 or visit the Web site at www.hilton.com.

  • The Inter-Continental Frankfurt, along the banks of the Main River and a short walk from the train station, was renovated recently. Upper floors offer nice views of Frankfurt.
  • The hotel has 770 rooms and 35 suites, a Club floor, a fitness center, an indoor pool/sauna/solarium and Euro-Asian and Italian restaurants. Rates for a double room start at about $193.

    For more information, call (800) 327-0200 or visit the Web site at www.interconti.com.

  • The Frankfurt Marriott is a 588-room high-rise property located next to the Congress Center Messe Frankfurt. It has upgraded executive floor accommodations, 24 suites, 10 meetings rooms, a business center and the city's largest hotel ballroom.
  • Other facilities include a large fitness center, a sushi bar and two American-themed restaurants. Rates for a double room start at about $143.

    There are also two Courtyard by Marriott hotels in Frankfurt.

    For more information, call (800) 228-9290 or visit the Web site at www.marriott.com.

  • The 332-room Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof is in the central business district not far from the main train station.
  • It has 332 rooms and 33 suites, a business center, 24-hour room service and meeting facilities. About half the rooms are singles. Rates for a double room start at about $160.

    For more information, call (800) 223-5652 or visit the Web site at www.srsworldhotels.com.

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