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Esplanade Hotel

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Hohenstaufenring 56, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Wollongong, Australia
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68 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was initially going to give this hotel a very good rating but the lack of airconditioning and the supply of what would have to be the narrowest single bed I've encountered, dropped it a back a level. The service from reception was fine and the rooms were clean with a compact but modern bathroom. We had booked a triple... More 

Thank oznewbie
Moscow, Russia
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed recently at Esplanade hotel. The location is perfect, staff is very friendly and helpful, breakfast is quite good, the rooms are rather spacious and recently renovated. Free wifi works very well in public areas and in rooms. Highly recommended.

Thank Veronika Y
Lichfield, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

We stayed here for 4 nights during a city break. A little quirky looking and need of a lick of paint here and there, the hotel nevertheless offered an ideal base to explore the city of Cologne. There are shops, restaurants and bars all nearby. Several tram stops and supermarkets are in easy walking distance. Our room was a little... More 

Thank LintonWood
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We were very happy, smiling faces, very helpful personel, good price, not far away from the city center and metro station, good breakfast, always clean rooms, welcome drinks, silent atmosphere, good information

Thank Ugur P
Dublin, Ireland
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34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We stayed here recently and loved the hotel! It is a small hotel (about 30 rooms) but it was spotless, comfortable and brilliant location! I would highly recommend this hotel and will definitely stay here again. The staff were friendly and efficient - we requested an air conditioned room as there was a heat wave and got one, late checkout... More 

Thank Derekoneill
Dublin, Ireland
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17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The hotel was located close to a zone with lots of restaurants and pubs, also very near to a tram stop. The staff was very kind and helpful. They had a big assortment for breakfast, british and continental. The room was a little bit small for 3 people, but very clean and quiet. Wifi signal was weak in the room.... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

The hotel is in a good location with kind and helpful staff however the rooms are small and you have to keep the room door open to connect wifi. The breakfast is small but effective, you can find everything that you are looking for. Also you can find a city map from the front desk.

Thank Makinal
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Stayed here last night good value for money, Rooms are clean ( beds a touch hard ) Staff are nice apart from the night receptionist who was a touch grumpy but saying that so would i if i worked all night at the desk. On a whole I would stay again the price was right the position good and you... More 

Thank Richard H
Neos Marmaras, Greece
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24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

I stayed there only for one night in november but i would stay there my whole visit to cologne!very good locationclose to the very center of the city and right next to nightlife and great reastaurants.look for any special offers to get an even better price,I would definetely stay there again.

Thank kyriakos77
Brussels, Belgium
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38 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

The Esplanade Hotel in Cologne is a cool place. The vintage entrance from the fifties is really a must. The owners could streamline the deco of the breakfast room, keeping the original items from the fifties and enhancing the style with a couple of new deco pieces. Centrally located, friendly, and good value for money. Even the rooms on the... More 

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