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Hotel Kolumbus

Genslerstrasse 18, 13055 Berlin, Germany
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Ranked #508 of 667 Hotels in Berlin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015
john b Greater Sydney, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Let me just preface that I am a New Yorker, and therefore, perhaps my level of "good" is a bit higher in expectancy that others, but point still stands that I am utterly disappointed with this hotel, the service, and amenities. We came to check in, having pre-booked online. First and foremost, they gave us the wrong room. We requested... More 

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Greater Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Well this place is just what you need for short stay, it is not fancy, not excelent location but also not bad... food is ok, staff on service, bad thing is room size, sometimes get noisy.. bus station is near

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Christian H, Manager at Hotel Kolumbus, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. Our rooms are 23 m². We hope to welcome you back to our hotel very soon! Sincerely, Christian H.-Werner Director More 

Athens, Greece
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

The worst experience ever in Berlin!!! As soon as I arrived with my 11 month baby, luggage and stroller, nobody welcomed me, not even a smile, not to mention they didn't even care to assist me with luggage and baby. For any request the answer was negative, even for a glass of water- they said I had to eat in... More 

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Christian H, Manager at Hotel Kolumbus, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I remember me very well to you and your sweet baby. When I read these lines I am disappointed with your statement. Myself have you seen looking for in the lobby and I asked, how I could help you. I helped you with your luggage and escorted you to the reception. We are a 3 star hotel and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

End up staying in this hotel because it was one of the few that made reservation for less than 5 days during the new years eve, and would not recommend for anyone. Far from the city, wasn't able to find the hotel with the directions they gave after the reservation, only after a nice lady that lived close by walked... More 

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Christian H, Manager at Hotel Kolumbus, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel on the internet. I´m very sorry that we failed to meet your expectations. Our hotel is located via public transport only 20 minutes from downtown. With the Tram M6 do you go directly to Alexanderplatz. With best regards from Berlin Christian Werner Hempel director More 

Belgrade, null, Serbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

First of all, I was there for New Years Eve, and first thing you can notice is the staff, they were polite and open to the visitors, they printed out my reservation tickets that I got on my e-mail without a hesitation and with a smile on their faces. In one point I had problem with wi-fi(which is 8 euros... More 

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Krasnoyarsk, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

I visited hotel last Christmas holidays. In general, I liked this hotel. There were a lot of keys from our room - everyone had one of them (in Amsterdam there was another situation, we had only one key and so had to walk together). Our room was clean and there wasn't a bad smell inside it. But the view from... More 

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Christian H, Manager at Hotel Kolumbus, responded to this review

Dear AlekseiPo ... Thank you for your review and for your information. we have looked for immediately. But we didn´t found. Kind regards Christian H.-Werner Director More 

Tomsk, Russia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

My ecquaintance with this hotel started with a very long way to it. I knew that it is outside the city but it's really difficult to reach it. You should find the bus that takes you from underground station to it (but if you come after midnight you should go about 0,5 km to another bus station and take night... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

We stayed here for a very cheap 4 day break to Berlin. It is out of the city BUT it only takes a 15 minute tram to Alexanderplatz to get here... A taxi also only costs ~12 euros to get from Alexanderplatz to the hotel too (as the trams don't run from 4am - 5:30am - just when we needed... More 

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kolumbus18, Manager at Hotel Kolumbus, responded to this review

Dear guest, many thanks for your rating. Kind regards Christian H.-Werner Hoteldirector More 

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