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Crossgates – The Business Hotel Fleet

schiffCrossgates Travel has been offering high quality accommodation on board unique hotelships for over 35 years. With our ever growing fleet of partner ships, we are able to offer a variety of accommodation at Germany’s biggest Trade Fairs, to suit all budgets. As well as Trade fair accommodation we can arrange whole ship charters for a variety of events a-float; from team building weekends to celebration cruises, we’re here to help.

Working exclusively within the ‘business traveller’ market, and with a Crossgates representative at every Fair and event , we bring a very personal touch to what can be an otherwise blank corporate environment. With this experience and focus comes the knowledge and ability to deliver exactly what is required, where and when it is needed. This is what we do, it’s all we do, and we do it very well.

WELCOME PAGE- FOYERWe cater for a broad range of customers, from the first time Trade Fair visitors looking for an affordable room, to multi-national companies chartering multiple ships, we make sure every client has the care and attention they need.

The hotelships offer many extras. All with onboard restaurants and bars and many with fitness rooms, riverside terraces, and a host of other benefits ( see our fleet page ). As we only cater to the business traveller market, you will be staying with other visitors and exhibitors of the Trade Fair, making it the perfect chance for networking.

Our team can offer a range of other services and  event planning, if it’s a room for a short presentation, a gala dinner evening or private transfers to and from the Fair, we are here to use our experience to make your Trade Fair work as smoothly as possible. And who wouldn’t remember a business meeting hosted floating on the Rhine?!

Whether it’s one room or one hundred that you need, we can help . If you can’t find the Fair you are looking for on our Trade Fairs page, or are more interested in a private charter please do get in touch with your request.

Our clients comments

IPS attend Interpack and use Crossgates for the advantages of hotelship accommodation. “A huge “THANK YOU” to you/Crossgates and to the ship staff! Without your never ending support and efforts Interpack 2014 and the small cruise would never have been such a good time for my colleagues from IPS. Our managing director, Mr. Stephan R. Schaerrer, […]... read all reviews

Uponor GmbH have booked with Crossgates since 2005 for the ISH Fair “Uponor have once again seized the opportunity to book hotelship accommodation with Crossgates for our visitors to the 2007 *“ISH” Trade Fair* in Frankfurt/Main. A follow-up staff survey regarding the hotelship service provided positive feedback. The cabin facilities, friendly crew, good connections and easy accessibility […]... read all reviews

G.C.Europe have been booking with Crossgates for the Bi-Annual IDS Fair in Cologne for the past 6 years. “It is a pleasure doing business with Crossgates, the level of customer service provided is both remarkable and appreciated. It has been a wonderful experience and we will continue booking the ships in the future.” Liesbte Brike, G.C. […]... read all reviews

BAKER PERKINS have booked with Crossgates for Interpack 2011, and 2014 amd we have already started working with them to arrange their stay for 2017; “Baker Perkins is a supplier of equipment to the food industry and Interpack in Dusseldorf is the most important single event in our promotional strategy. We like to provide our staff with […]... read all reviews

ZIBRANT a UK based events planning agency, works with the one of the world’s largest print and copy machine manufacturers, orchestrating their presence at the 4 yearly DRUPA Fair in Dusseldorf…. “Zibrant contacted Crossgates Travel to contract 2 hotel-ships during a major digital Print Congress in Dusseldorf in 2012. The event was a great success and […]... read all reviews