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Hotel Santo

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#14 of 262 Hotels in Cologne
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We chose this hotel for location and price and we were certainly not disappointed. Hotel is lovely, not huge but comfy. Breakfast room was way too warm - not sure if it's meant to be air conditioned, but certainly should be. Room was nice, everything you may need. Location was great, not too far from centre. Good break, nice hotel!

Thank Paige H
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Within walking distance of the train station and ideally placed for exploring Cologne this competitively priced hotel was a great find. Pleasant staff and a lovely array of items including smoked salmon and sparkling wine for breakfast made this hotel one to recommend.

Thank mrheart1874
Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 1 night and it was a quiet, clean small hotel. The early breakfast was perfect as we we were leaving by train the next morning. Perfect for a short stay. it is a short walk to the train station and Cathedral.

Thank Trishy19876
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There's not much by way of the location but it is about a 10 min walk to the train station and just several minutes further to get to the cathedral. The room was clean and comfortable, a bit worn. The included breakfast was definitely the highlight, a good spread with lots of selection and good quality. Decent value for the...

Thank chatterbox-2007
Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Had a 3 night stay here in December to use the hotel as a base to explore the amazing Cologne Christmas markets. The hotel is a short walk from the Hauptbahnhof and Cathedral (5 - 10 mins) in what seems to be a fairly quiet residential area. Walking back to the hotel late at night felt safe enough. The check...

Thank Jameshv10
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for a few nights, the room was spacious, clean and comfortable. Breakfast was excellent with a good choice. Friendly staff. A 10 minute walk to the station, river and cathedral. Enjoyable stay.

Thank David139
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights for the Christmas markets. The hotel was well furnished, friendly staff and great selection for breakfast. The rooms were much larger than expected and comfy beds. Overall, we were very pleased with this hotel and the price was very reasonable too. We would definitely recommend this hotel!

Thank Sbaker_10
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Good hotel and near the center of Koln. The room was very clean. The bathroom including the shower was modern. The Koln cathedral was nearby. The city is very German. The stores were not very special. Nightlife was perfect and there were many good restaurants. Very Nice to discover the city by bike.

Thank Marijke K
London, UK
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Very happy with my recent 3 night stay at the Hotel Santo. It was modern, clean and only a short 10 minute walk from the train station and cathedral. Breakfast offered a nice variety and all the staff were friendly and helpful. I highly recommend choosing Hotel Santo.

Thank Sarahbeac1
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Good hotel in a nice part of the city. 10 mins walk from main station with plenty of local bars and places to eat within a few 100 meters. Hotel itself was excellent clean and could not fault it in any way. Rooms were modern clean and quiet. Breakfast was included and was good. Would use the hotel a vanished...

Thank Janet D

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel Santo in a quiet location, in the heart of Cologne, and walking distance to the Cathedral, has a straight forward atmosphere since its renovation, but is not lacking in warmth.The stylish rooms are fitted with parquet floors, and have high shine varnished furniture and natural stone floors in the bathrooms.The hotel in the middle of art and culture in the lively cathedral city, has the philosophy “attention as a present to the guest “.Since August 2012 all rooms at the Hotel Santo are refurbished. We are convinced to meet your expectations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Santo

Address: Dagobertstrasse 22-26, 50668 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Region: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Cologne
Price Range: €86 - €177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Santo 4*
Number of rooms: 69
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Also Known As:
Santo Hotel Cologne
Hotel Style:
#10 Luxury Hotel in Cologne
#11 Romantic Hotel in Cologne
#24 Business Hotel in Cologne
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“Rooms away from the street will be the most quiet.”
StockholmKindaGuy, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Single room is smaller, choose double room is more comfortable, because the rate is quite the same.”
evahuang1121, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
“ask for the rooms not near the stairways or elevators.”
Aramis11, 24 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We had a superior room with 2 easy chairs as well as the desk chair. All rooms seemed pretty quiet as they are away from the main street.”
davidpF3940BH, 16 Dec 2015 | Read review
“We had 409 just beside the lift with a Street view and it was really quiet.”
271Dee, 7 Jan 2015 | Read review
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