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Station Hostel for Backpackers

44-48 Marzellenstr, 50668 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (Altstadt-Nord)
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Ranked #10 of 56 Specialty lodging in Cologne
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Matevž Š Nova Gorica, Slovenia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Nova Gorica, Slovenia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

From other reviews I thought this hostel wasn't such a good idea. It turns out it was probably the best deal I ever got in my life. The price, location and sleep quality is so good it'll drop your pants. The staff is friendly and English speaking, you can cook meals in the kitchen without paying extra (free pasta too!),... More

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I arrived relatively early at this hostel when visiting Cologne. Although I wasn't able to get into my room yet (rooms are available after 2) the hostel offers a luggage room for your bags to be stored until you get back. A lock is a 5 euro deposit, so everything gets back to you. The staff is really friendly and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
38 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a good place to stay in Cologne as it is only round the corner from the main station and only about 5 minutes to the main part of town with all the shops and eateries. It is clean, there are lots of plugs in the room and the beds are singles rather than bunks which makes a nice... More

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here in a dorm room in August. Having never stayed in a dorm before I was a bit nervous about what this would be like. It was ok. The room were clean as were the bathrooms. The bed was comfortable and the bedding was clean. All in all it was a good experience. There is free wifi in... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a wonderful stay here over the weekend in Cologne. Dorm rooms and bathrooms were clean and modern. Breakfast was cheap and good. Facilities were well-stocked. Staff were friendly and attentive. The best part, though, was the environment for meeting people. I walked into the cafe area a total stranger to everyone, and within an hour was going out... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just showed up they were booked up but got my a room as soon as possible. Very clean and comfortable. Great showers they seemed new. They provided towel and shampoo. Internet only available in common area but free internet was still a plus Definitely the place to stay in cologne.

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Vicenza, Italy
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maybe we were particularly unlucky the night we spent in the hostel but our experience was definitively really a very negative one. The sheets were dirty, the toilets were terrible, the showers did not function very well. From 2am to 4am in the night a group of boys in the near room shouted and made acrobatic jumps with there bycicles... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Station Hostel is a well priced hostel in the perfect location. It was nice to get off the train after a long journey and only have to walk 5 minutes to our hostel. The rooms are clean and there are no bunk beds. The rooms do not have any storage lockers so you have to lock your bags up in... More

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Malaga, Spain
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This hostel has a great price considering the location, which is 3 mins walking fron the station/Dom. The rooms are spacious, clean and very light, and beds are very confortable. People are nice and respectful.

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London, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
14 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This hostel was a bit of a hit and miss, don't get put off by the decoration, they tried to be modern I think, but it didn't work out very well. The cons: The Wifi, it's there but it can be quite difficult to connect to it, I had to restart my laptop several times until it connected properly and... More

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Address: 44-48 Marzellenstr, 50668 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Location: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Cologne > Altstadt-Nord
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