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Black Sheep Hostel

Barbarossaplatz 1, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Leipzig, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

The black sheep hostel is a great place to stay for your trip to Cologne, alone or with friends. Near to the city centre, clean and nice rooms and bathrooms and a big nice living room/kitchen where free breakfast is provided, free Wireless and very friendly and cool staff. And really fair, small costs. :)

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

We stayed ın this hostel for 2 nıghts as 4 frıend. and we reserved 2 private rooms. but when we entered our rooms they were not clean and there were hairs on our bads and our pillows. Room smeel bad. breakfast was ınclude our payment and we went to kitchen for breakfast there were a few jams and one choclate... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

I stayed in the Black sheep for four nights in the Ocean Room and had a great time. After being to a few of the big names around Germany it was refreshing to find a smaller cosier place. Rooms were themed and all seemed clean, toilets and showers also in good condition. The only mess I came across was in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

Stayed here for a stag do and it was just what we needed. The hostel isn't right in the centre of Cologne, but you can get a tram from the main station which costs about €2 and takes roughly 20 mins. The trams are very frequent as well. We chose this hostel as it is in the student area of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015 via mobile

The black sheep hostel lies perfectly at the center of cologne so that you can walk almost everywhere. The staff is really friendly and you will always find people to hang out with in the community room. Me and a friend stayed the first two nights at the women's dorm which I would definitely recommend. The beds there got their... More 

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Newmarket, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015 via mobile

There were three reasons that brought me to the Black Sheep. The first being the name, I am a black sheep so this caught my attention. Second, the location is great, a quick two minute walk to the popular bar area where the local university students frequent. And lastly, this hostel did not have its own bar which is unusual... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I have stayed in many hostels and Black Sheep is definitely one of my favourites: very unique decor, and beds in eight-bed dorms are comfy with individual curtains for privacy. The staff are friendly and helpful, and the common room/outdoor terrace area are small but social. The location is convenient but unfortunately outside noise can effect a good night's sleep,... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Stayed 2 nights with my 14 y/o daughter. Our 6 bed mix dorm was near the kitchen and the window opened to the roof top patio which, depending on the crowd, can be a bit loud but a good traveler always packs ear plugs right? What I liked - We had a rental car so a huge plus for us... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

We were greeted by a lovely, friendly guy who kept our bags while we went out and explored the city. Hostel was easy to find by the Metro and instructions were clear and easy to follow. Our room was good, clean and comfy. The only thing was that it was very warm in our room and when the windows opened,... More 

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