Marienplatz is the main town square in Munich in front of City Hall. It’s a good choice as a base from which to explore Munich, as it’s within walking distance of numerous tourist attractions like the Deutsches Museum, the Englischer Garten, the Viktualienmarkt, and the Hofbräuhaus. Marienplatz itself is where the Glockenspiel display of wooden figures dance in an opening towards the top of the front of City Hall twice a day. If you come during the Christmas season, Marienplatz is also where the main Christmas market is held.
Marienplatz is also part of Munich’s main pedestrian zone and its shopping, along with being a stone’s throw from the Maximilianstrasse, which offers a variety of luxury boutiques. The underground station Marienplatz is served by trains going north, south, east, and west, the attractions that aren’t within walking distance are easily reachable by public transportation.
The closest hotel to Marienplatz is BEYOND by Geisel ✰✰✰✰✰ which is right on Marienplatz itself and offers an airport shuttle. It’s a fairly new hotel which is housed in the upper floors of the building which houses the Hugendubel bookshop.
Some of the other accomodations near Marienplatz include cozy and economical inns like the Pension Seibel, ranging up to other five star offerings like Munich’s locations of the Four Seasons and Mandarin Oriental. Other hotels near Marienplatz:
Louis Hotel ✰✰✰✰✰ 0.2 km (.12 miles): Airport shuttle.
Hotel am Markt ✰✰✰ 0.3 km (0.19 miles)
Hotel Schlicker ✰✰✰ 0.3 km (0.19 miles)
Pension Lindner 0.3 km (0.19 miles)
Pension am Jakobsplatz 0.3 km (0.19 miles)
Mercure Hotel München Altstadt ✰✰✰ 0.3 km (0.19 miles)
Hotel Lux 0.3 km (0.19 miles)
Platzl Hotel – Superior ✰✰✰ 0.3 km (0.19 miles): Airport shuttle.
Hotel Blauer Bock 0.3 km (0.19 miles)
Derag Livinghotel am Viktualienmarkt ✰✰✰✰ 0.3 km (.19 of a mile)
Hotel am Viktualienmarkt ✰✰✰ 0.4 km (.25 miles)
Hotel Falkenturm ✰✰ 0.4 km (.25 miles)
Pension Seibel ✰✰ 0.4 km (.25 miles)
The Lovelace 0.5 km (.33 miles)
Maximilian Munich ✰✰✰✰ 0.5 km (.33 miles)
Hotel Torbräu ✰✰✰✰ 0.5 km (.33 miles): Airport shuttle.
Vier Jahreszeiten Kempinski München ✰✰✰✰✰ 0.5 km (.33 miles): Airport shuttle. The hotel’s name is German for the Four Seasons Kempinski Munich.