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Stern am Rathaus

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Burgerstr. 6, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (Formerly Hotel am Rathaus) (Altstadt-Nord)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The reviews are most certainly correct, this is a gem of a hotel. It is all you could ever ask for - clean, comfortable, great location, good price, friendly staff and a superb breakfast! It's just a shame they don't have similar hotels everywhere else! There is absolutely nothing we could find as a negative. Forget the one or two... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very nice place. Only 8 recently renovated rooms with very personnalised service. Great atmosphere and friendly staff. Centraly located just next to the Rathaus 5 mins walk for the DOM and most muséums...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stern am Rathaus is a delightful hotel in a perfect location. Our room was modern and comfortable, air conditioned and quiet (despite the central location!). The main attractions like the cathedral, shopping districts, museums and galleries and the banks of the Rhine are all a maximum of a few minutes walk from the hotel. Can't recommend highly enough, if you're... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous little hotel near the centre of Koln, short walk from the cathedral.The bedrooms are on the upper floors. They were very functional and clean, beds were extremely comfortable. The breakfast was a delight, organic produce, home made butter, artisan breads, great coffee. A real find.

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Canberra, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights in may 2014. Absolutely lived up to the reviews and more. The welcome from Jork was exceptional the room very comfortable and the the breakfast outstanding. The location was very convenient

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Perth, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once again we choose this hotel based on tripadvisor ratings and reviews however read the reviews carefully as while the hotel is situated in a very good location, there are issues that need to be considered before you make the decision to book at this hotel. Firstly, there are no lifts. As advised by hotel management, this information is available... More

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Manfred M, Inhaber at Stern am Rathaus, responded to this review

Dear rvmPerth_Australia, we want to take the opportunity to comment on some of the points that you mentioned in your review. First of all thank you for letting us know what you think of our house and thank you for the constructive feedback. As we understand you booked our place after reading the reviews here on tripadvisor. This is definitely... More

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50 reviews 50 reviews
39 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

Hotel Stern am Rathaus, Cologne, is a perfect hotel in a perfect location! Although it is centrally located, and within a very easy walk to the Cathedral, it is also very quite and peaceful, we did not experience any noise through the night. My husband and I stayed in this lovely hotel for two nights in May, we wish we... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Had a great time, staff was very pleasant Room was warmer than we would have liked A/C not really helpful set at 19 it was at least 25 Location is excellent close to Dom museums restaurants all services. Did not use much transit walked everywhere

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Manfred M, Leiter Front Office at Stern am Rathaus, responded to this review

Dear hamidm, thanks a lot from all of us here at Stern am Rathaus for your nice feedback. We think the points you mentioned are really our big advantages: central location with walking distance to almost all main sights, personal service and an outstanding breakfast especially concerning quality not quantity of products offered! So this is what to expect here... More

London, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Room was modern and spacious enough to accomodate me and my family. Comfortable beds and excellent bathroom!Clean rooms, very friendly staff!We were all amazed!A place to be!Perfect choice, dont think twice.

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129 reviews 129 reviews
33 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We stayed here due to all the accolades in Trip advisor, and they were spot on. The rooms were clean, the facilities new and modern (we had both a shower and a tub). The breakfasts were great as was the location. There were many added pluses such as in-room safes and refrigerators, a lobby beer/wine/soda honor mini bar, the little... More

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Address: Burgerstr. 6, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (Formerly Hotel am Rathaus)
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Location: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Cologne > Altstadt-Nord
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Hotel Class:3 star — Stern am Rathaus 3*
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After the big success of our Hotel Domstern we opened our second hotel in the heart of the historic city center in a quiet side street, close to the historic city hall.After a complete renovation in summer 2011 we were able to implement many suggestions and fulfill the wishes of our guests. The result is a small, cozy and comfortable boutique hotel & café in the center of Cologne close to the main station, cathedral and “Altstadt“ (old town) ... more   less 
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