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Reviewed 4 August 2015

We stayed here as a family with two small children (3 and 6) from Thursday to Sunday. It was a most pleasant experience. The young hotel staff is extremely friendly and helpful and the place is very very clean and tidy. Although the the hostel is situated in a lively neighborhood (which I reckon is an advantage to the youthful...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights during a road trip with friends around Europe. The room was fine quite modern and has more of a hotel feel than hostel, nice clean bathroom with decent Wifi. The hotel location is quite far from the river Rhein and took about 15-20 mins walk and there's not a lot around the hotel in general....

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

It's a great hostel in a 6 floor building with big rooms and bathrooms. Very clean. We were in a private room without a locker inside the room, but we felt very safe. Windows blocks every sound around. WiFi was good, sometimes slow. Great breakfast! The only thing that could be a problem for some people is that there is...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

Stayed here twice now, Right in the middle of the City a mile from the cathedral, the place is called a Hostel but is a really nice clean modern hotel but mostly frequented by younger groups of people but being Germany they all behave themselves lol nicely laid out rooms ours was 2 bunk beds and two singles with a...

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Warminster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2015

Very conveniently situated for a family to explore the centre of Cologne.Clean,well equipped room which was spacious enough for two adults and three teenagers. Free wifi.Staff very polite and helpful. Breakfast was excellent. Beds very comfortable. Will definitely use this hostel again.

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Singapore
Reviewed 24 March 2015 via mobile

It is clean and adequate for a business trip. The reception is friendly and service is good. There is also a big conference room with projector which can be used as a good meeting room - euro 20/h.  So the rooms are like a hostel in the sense that you go to the room and there is a twin bed...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2015

A great hostel with more of a hotel feel. We were welcomed by very kind staff (we were greeted and served by Andi) the service was perfect. He gave us tips on where to eat and where to drink whilst we waited for our room to be ready. The room was clean and functional, a very basic room but still...

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Reviewed 18 December 2014 via mobile

Chose this hostel based on TA reviews, availability and price. Was in Cologne for Christmas Markets and location is in between Neumarkt and Rudolfplatz. 2 UBahn stops from Hauptbahnof. Modern looking facility, free breakfast and wifi. First experience at a hostel...had private room/private bath, 2 twin beds. Small armoire with a couple of shelves, desk and chair. I'd say only...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 November 2014

Visited Cologne in November 2014 with two friends for a spontaneous last minute booking. Luckily I came across this underrated gem as the alternatives that were available at such short notice didn't look the most appealing Location - Our flight arrived at Cologne airport at 9.45, and in under one hour later we were checking into the hotel! We jumped...

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Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 3 November 2014

We stayed here for a quick one night visit to Koln on our way to Munich. I was very impressed with the accommodations. We had a family room and our boys loved the bunk beds and the room was very spacious and clean. We also enjoyed the breakfast and the location near the center of town for shopping, transportation and...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
HOSTEL KOLN enjoys a tranquil and central location in Cologne, in a side street between Neumarkt and Rudolfplatz, within a 20-minute walk of Cologne Cathedral and the main railway station. Newly opened in March 2009, HOSTEL KOLN provides comfortable and affordable accommodation within easy reach of Cologne's main attractions and cultural venues. The HOSTEL KOLN is within a 5-minute walk of up to 15 different bus and tram lines, allowing guests to easily get to all parts of the city, and the whole Rhine-Ruhr region. Get your day's shopping and sightseeing in Cologne off to an ideal start with the buffet breakfast in the Hostel Koln. The Altstadt-Sued is a great choice for travellers interested in Luxury Brand Shopping, Fashion Bargains and Bars. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Koln

Address: Marsilstein 29, 50676 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Region: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Cologne
Price Range: €72 - €352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Koln 2*
Number of rooms: 72
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“I would say ask them for a room facing courtyard. Mine did and it was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles LalaiDama, 24 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Definitely try to book a room on the back side of the hotel, not facing Am Rinkenpuhl or Marsilstein.”
 of 5 bubbles Scopechick, 9 Dec 2015 | Read review
“3rd floor is the best pick”
 of 5 bubbles 635erwinb, 4 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the street as it can get quite loud.”
 of 5 bubbles AlexH201, 12 Mar 2015 | Read review
“choose a room in the top floor and bring your own pillow”
 of 5 bubbles NataliaLuxo, 7 Oct 2014 | Read review
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