We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 281 Cologne hotels

Brandenburger Hof

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Brandenburgerstrasse 2-4, 50668 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (Altstadt-Nord)
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Brandenburger Hof to your Saves list
Brandenburger Hof
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
87%
Ranked #17 of 281 hotels in Cologne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
OKCBammy Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Overview
  • Reviews (150)
  • Photos (31)
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (16)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

150 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    48
    80
    19
    2
    1
See reviews for
19
46
26
20
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (16)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We arrived by train so this hotel was a great location and very easy to find. It was a quick walk from the station. We arrived early and were allowed to drop off our luggage and come back later. Our main purpose of going to Cologne was to see the cathedral and this hotel is a perfect location, maybe a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very close to the station. Approximately 5 minutes walk. Clean, tidy rooms. Friendly staff. Absolutely no complaints. A very German selection for breakfast, enjoyed very much. If I were to return to Cologne I would stay at Brandenburger again.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

All the previous reviews about this hotel are correct. Friendly staff, tidy and clean rooms, great breakfast and central location near the station and Dom. No downsides to staying here if you are after a secure and safe hotel at a good price close to the city centre. Would definitely stay again.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Toongabbie, Australia
Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
17 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Firstly, this hotel is very well located, a short walk from the train station, cathedral and other attractions (Cologne is very tourist-friendly as most of the attractions are all in the one spot). However, if you head North (away fro the touristy stuff) you can also find cheaper food and more variety. There is also a coin laundry and post... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Teddington
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Okay, let’s get the negative stuff out of the way. I booked the hotel through Booking.com – and upon arrival, they simply weren’t expecting me. Somehow, there was a breakdown in communications between the hotel and the agent, and I'd fallen through the system. Having said that (and now to the good stuff), the Reception staff couldn’t have been more... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Katwijk, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
119 reviews 119 reviews
37 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We arrived by train , just a 4 minute walk from Koeln Hbf, we could leave our bagage and check in later. The Hotel is in a quite street near the station. The rooms are clean and large enough, good (hard) beds and a bathroom with shower and toilet. Complete with soaps etc and hairdryer. We had a good nights... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Sault Ste Marie Canada
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Hotel is appr 5min walk from train station, close to river and Dom. good places to eat near by. excellent breakfast with lots of good coffee. Staff very helpful my suitcase handle had broken and they lent my husband a tool kit to fix it, Beds good and not noisy at night.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Germany
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
34 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

This review is late. We stayed in Dec 2012 on a road trip from Munich. We had trouble looking for reasonably priced hotels and was happy to find this that had private parking and near the center of town. As you may know, local hotels in the city center seldom have private parking. That being said, the private parking was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bristol, United Kingdom
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the Brandenburger Hof from 14 - 19 Feb 2013. We chose it because of the positive reviews on Tripadvisor. We were not disappointed. The hotel is in a quiet location ideally situated for getting around central Cologne on foot. About 5 minutes from the Cathedral and start of pedestrian shopping areas, 20 mins from chocolate museum or... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Darlington England
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
16 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Stayed at this hotel weekend 1st/2nd February. Booked after positive reviews on Tripadvisor. Pros. Great location (about 5 minutes walk from the main station) and in a quiet street. Spotlessly clean. Very friendly and helpful staff. Excellent breakfast. Good value at 70 euros for a double room (with tv). Cons. Although the bathroom was small it was immaculately clean and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Brandenburger Hof, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Brandenburger Hof? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Brandenburger Hof

Address: Brandenburgerstrasse 2-4, 50668 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Location: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Cologne > Altstadt-Nord
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Brandenburger Hof 3*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Priceline, Tingo, BookingOdigeoWL and Venere so you can book your Brandenburger Hof reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Brandenburger Hof Cologne
Brandenburger Hof Hotel Cologne

31 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (32)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (16)
Viewed
View from room (3)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
Other (5)

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer