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asked questions

  • How much does it cost to store luggage in Essen?

    The price for luggage storage in Essen starts from just €5.00/bag for the entire day.

  • Where can I store luggage in Essen?

    There are multiple locations all around Essen which can be booked through the Bounce platform including near Schleuseninsel, Damhirsche, Wölfe and many other areas.

  • Is it safe to store your bags in Essen?

    Yes. Every bag is tagged with a security seal and comes with the $10,000 Bounce Guarantee. Every location is required to uphold tight security precautions. You may be asked to show ID and you will be required to use a credit card to book through Bounce in advance. With hundreds of thousands of bags stored, you can count on Bounce to handle your baggage in Essen.

  • Are there storage lockers in Essen?

    Yes, there are storage lockers and luggage drop off points in Essen. Storing your luggage with Bounce is as easy as using a storage locker, except a real person is there to watch over your things. If you don’t want to worry about lockers being full or remembering the code for your locker, you can drop off your luggage at any of our convenient locations in Essen.

  • Where are the best places to stay and eat while in Essen?

    The most popular restaurants to visit are Rhine Promenade, Colosseum Theatre, and Willi Lippens. Additionally, the highest ranked hotels within Essen are Hotel Nikko Düsseldorf, Trip Inn, and Linuxhotel.

  • Where are the best parks and nature attractions in Essen?

    Essen offers several scenic parks including Kaisergarten, Volksgarten, and Hofgarten Park.

  • Where can I find tourist information and guideposts in Essen?

    You can find local tourist information at Zeche Eiberg, Unesco-Welterbe Zollverein, and NABU.

  • What are the best museums and historical attractions in Essen?

    If you're looking for a good museum in Essen, we recommend Castle Tower, Castle Jägerhof, and Castle Benrath and Park Benrath. If you prefer to be outside, you can give yourself a walking tour and see some of Essen's most popular historical attractions including Ratingen Gate, Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex, or St. Lambertus Church and monuments like Mahnmal Bittermark. Lastly, you can enjoy the local ruin of Castle Altendorf, Haus Horst, or Neue Isenburg / Essen - Burgruine.


Store your luggage around Essen with Bounce

If you are headed to Essen, there's a treat in store. There is so much to do in this part of Germany, and this is one of the larger cities that you can visit in your travels. There's a heritage trail and plenty of great museums to visit.

Let Bounce take care of your luggage storage. Essen is a big city, so it's so much easier to explore when you're not carrying a bunch of bags and suitcases. You don't need to store luggage in luggage lockers or luggage storage facilities that do not have any staff on hand. Bounce offers a luggage storage option that is head and shoulders above the rest so that you can hang out in Essen without dragging your bags around with you.

Aside from museums, Essen has lots to offer. From fantastic dining to a variety of shopping, there's no reason to ever be bored here. Bounce offers luggage storage Essen that you can trust with luggage storage locations in the most convenient places around the city. Looking to store luggage doesn't have to be a struggle when you have Bounce on your side.

 Luggage storage in Essen

Bounce offers luggage storage facilities that are easy to find and are clearly marked in the map function of the Bounce app. Whether you are looking to book luggage storage online or you are willing to walk from the Essen HBF train station to a luggage storage location, Bounce can help. Bounce offers luggage storage with concierge service catered to your needs. Whether you are looking to store luggage for a few hours or a few days, we can help.

If you are tired of using station lockers that just don't feel safe for your luggage storage, or you need to store large items that cannot be handled by other luggage storage facilities, Bounce is happy to save the day for you.

Essen city guide

Top things to do in Essen

Essen is known for the Coal Mine Complex, which has been turned into a very cool museum. You can also head here to see art and beautiful natural displays, go shopping, or enjoy a night out on the town. There are also opportunities to head to themed parks like LegoLand during your trip. There is so much to do in this city that you will probably want to hop off the Essen HBF train station and get right out into the city.

Museums in Essen

Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex

This is a very unique and memorable museum complex, and you should make sure that you head here for a few hours during your stay in Essen. Hire a guide to get the most out of your time here and learn all about the coal industry and how it shaped Essen from the industrial period until this complex was shut down. Make sure that you get your bags into luggage storage before you head here, as you will not want to be dragging them through this large complex.

Museum Folkwang

This large museum offers you access to art from various periods as well as a complete display on the impact of Nazi-confiscated art pieces on the art world. You can spend quite a bit of time here, or you might just want to pop in to see specific exhibits. Be sure to get your things into luggage storage before you visit to save time at the door.

Phanomania Erfahrungsfeld

This museum is billed as a children's museum, but lovers of interactive exhibits and science of all ages can have a great time here. This is a great place to spend an entire day if you have little ones with you, and you can easily access shopping and dining options near the museum. Be sure that you store your bags using Bounce's luggage storage before you visit so your hands are free to interact and learn.

Shopping in Essen

Kettwiger Strasse

Many German cities have shopping streets that offer access to every kind of retail opportunity that you could want and which do not allow cars to have access. There is everything on this large shopping street, from local shops to major brands. You can head here to have a great time shopping till you drop. Make sure you store your bags before you visit.

Limbecker Platz

This mall is newer to the Essen downtown area, and it offers gourmet dining options as well as really nice shopping opportunities. This is a great place to head if you are looking for national brands rather than local shops.


This shopping street has always been dedicated to unique and designed brands. You will enjoy access to a unique shopping experience here that blends the shopping street experience with gallery-type shopping.

Restaurants in Essen

Il Mulino

This lovely Italian spot is intended to look rustic, but the service is top-shelf, and the menu is extensive. You can enjoy nearly any Italian dish that you can imagine here, and the wine list is authoritative and extensive. There is a patio for summer dining, or you will be tucked in at cozy, hand-hewn wooden tables inside.

Mongo's Restaurant Essen

This cool location offers a blend of fusion dining options as well as truly unique creations, like cricket appetizers. Come here for a special dining experience you won't soon forget.

Pfefferkorn Essen

This fun and trendy steakhouse offers all the classics as well as some creative fusion menu offerings and a great cocktail menu. The ambiance is very fun, and you can also enjoy things like hamburgers and fries here if you are not in the mood for a steak.


If you have plans to see other places in Germany during your visit, you need to check out our guides for Dortmund, Frankfurt, and Dusseldorf. Bounce makes luggage storage access easy, reliable, and straightforward, no matter where you are in the world.

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