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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I really cannot understand any positive comment about this poor hotel whose the only good thing is the position, so near the train station. Maybe the convenient price could also be of interest. However it offers an absolutely unpleasant experience. Small single room, low quality furniture, no maintenance, no service. The breakfast is not bad. The personnel perfectly integrated with...

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Bishops Stortford UK
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We have used this hotel a number of times and it retains its good standard. It is very convenient for arrivals by train, being just a 5 minute walk from the Hauptbahnhof and 10 minutes walk from the start of the old city. They obviously keep records of previous guest stays because on arrival this time we were greeted with...

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Thank Cavan R
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This accommodation is a short walk from the train station and Cathedral. The Hotel is clean and modern, breakfast was presented in an elegant setting with both hot and cold options. The manager was very friendly upon arrival and allowed us to leave our bags at the Hotel prior to our rooms being available. Soft drinks and snacks were a...

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Roubaix, France
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I been 10 times in this hotel, its always clean and confortable. Close to the main train station its easy to come by foot. The breakfast is excellent and the staff is polite and welcoming. I highly reccomand this adress

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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

very friendly staff of the hotel; breakfest was ok but the coffee wasn't so strong (I understood that the german coffe is not quite strong); good position, about 10 min by walk to the train station and to the Dom!

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1Thank tea9time
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We stayed two nights and this was a very useful hotel for getting around easy bu walking/underground/bus. Perfect location for walking into Cathedral area. Just a few minutes walk from the train station, and handy to get to/from the airport. A special mention for Sabrina at reception who was so nice to us. With hindsight, if we have known about...

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Thank Peter F
UK
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This was my first visit to Cologne for the annual Gamescom show. The hotel was easily found and conveniently located. The hotel was pricey, likely because of limited capacity city wide with the Gamescom event being held. I had recently stayed the same number of nights at a 4 star hotel in Paris for less than I paid for my...

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1Thank Cwarrent
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Was upgraded to comfort room for free, can highly recommend it- so worth it! The hotel have been welcoming and have met our every need. I will seek this hotel out again if i return to cologne. I cannot recommend them enough and more! Thank you for a fantastic experience!

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Cambridge
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Cologne for three days. The hotel was adequate for our needs, the breakfast was good, most of the staff were lovely and very helpful (apart from a couple unwelcoming receptionists on arrival). The room was adequate and cleaned daily, beds could have been comfier but for the price we can't complain. The location was great, 5 minute...

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Reviewed 17 July 2016

The hotel was great! we arrived earlier to leave our luggage before check in and we had the surprise to be able to check already in. The Room was huge and confortable, I was afraid since we occupied one next to the main road on the first floor to be noisy, but with the double glass and the airco, no...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Cristall Cologne is a design-filled boutique hotel in Cologne's city centre with an inspiring and distinguished atmosphere. Colour and Shape. Light and Room. Design and Style. Accompanied by comfort and top location. The interaction of these attributes form an exciting concept. Being in the city centre, the Hotel is located within walking distance to the Cologne Cathedral, Central Station, river Rhine, major museums, main shopping streets, Cologne Old Town and Cologne Trade Fair/ Cologne Messe. The Hotel features 97 rooms in two categories, a hotel bar, two variable state-of-the-art conference rooms and free WIFI.Our Comfort rooms are newly furnished and belong to an impressive old building redeveloped in 2008, and attached to our main building. Each piece of furniture is individually designed and custom-made of quality materials. The Rooms are 26-36 square metres in size with a 3-metre ceiling height, and thus provide genourous comfort. All 14 Comfort rooms are non-smoking rooms and feature: Kingsize bed, Airconditioning, LCD flat screens, free WIFI, Free SKY-TV Entertainment, Directdial telephone, Satellite TV, Desk, Minibar, walkin shower, Toilette, bathroom Floor Heating, Hairdryer Our Standard rooms are individual in their design with a special attention to detail, especially when it comes to lightening. They embody quality, taste and warmth. All 83 standard rooms feature: Directdial telephone, free WIFI, Minibar, Shower/Toilette, Hairdryer Satellite- and pay TVCristall' s two variable conference rooms feature state-of-the-art conference equipment and proper surroundings for 2 to 65 people. Both rooms provide complimentary Wireless-LAN, air-conditioning, and direct daylight. Among various light arrangements both rooms can be fully blacked out if desired. Therefore, our conference facilities are rightly suited for any event, ranging from major conferences to small meetings as well as receptions. We offer tailored Conference Packages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Cristall

Address: Ursulaplatz 9-11, 50668 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Region: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Cologne > Altstadt-Nord
Price Range: €64 - €239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Cristall 3.5*
Number of rooms: 97
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“Stay on the front side, as there are train tracks running behind the hotel (within 200 yards/meters)”
 of 5 bubbles SeanJ295, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“One side of the hotel is next to a busy road.”
 of 5 bubbles alanbB4594PA, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Definitely go for a comfort room for the extra price, the quality and value for money are so much better than the standard rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 138henrye, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pay a little extra for an upgraded room”
 of 5 bubbles CavanR82, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a renovated room.”
 of 5 bubbles edwardt839, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
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