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Station Hostel for Backpackers

44-48 Marzellenstr, 50668 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (Altstadt-Nord)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Leiden, The Netherlands
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59 reviews 59 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just a 2 minute walk from the train station and the Dom, walking distance to all the major sights in the city center. Loads of bars and restaurants nearby. The hostel is light and clean. Lockers are in the hallways, which are gaurded with CCTV. The only minor downside is that the common area downstairs can be a bit cramped... More 

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Oamaru, New Zealand
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48 reviews 48 reviews
18 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for 3 nights when I came to Cologne for the Christmas markets. The staff were so helpful and friendly I was even allowed to check in early as I arrived on an early bus. The facilities were clean and the dorm room spacious. Even providing cupboards next to the bed. The breakfast is help yourself and pay... More 

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Cologne, Germany
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Its main asset is the location..very close to the Cathedral, main train and bus stations. On the other hand in the rooms there are not enough power sockets, no sense of privacy whatsoever (e.g. some curtains as in other hostels). It can be quite loud because of the said proximity from the Hbf. Only stayed for one night because that's... More 

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Cordoba, Argentina
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

The place is not very nice, there is a strange smell in the hall, and the kitchen is extremely dirty. There is no elevator. The staff is not very nice and common areas are small. Rooms are very comfortable, nice and spacious. At breakfast they charge per item, which is strange...

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Haifa, Heifa, Israel
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

I stayed 2 nights at this hostel during November... the location is very good, 2min. Walking from the main central station and the cathedral.. the room was clean with hot water all the time.. The lobey is not big, they have 3 computers with internet, you can use them free. They also have free Wifi but very slow and sometimes... More 

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Portland, OR
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Stayed here for one night over the summer. It was incredibly hot and with the windows open, it was nothing but loud train noises and very bright all night. The staff were friendly but the overall clientele was an odd mix, a lot of older men traveling alone. The real issue was seeing mice in the common area.

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Florence, Italy
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Great location, within short walking distance from almost everything. Originally only had booked one night, but I ended up staying three. Easy to meet people in the common room area - rooms are good, with luggage lockers, and fairly priced. No wifi in rooms though.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

I've just left this hostel and I miss it. Great location, good staff and comfy bed. The best part is the atmosphere. The common room is small but that allows you to meet your fellow travellers. I had a great time cheers guy's

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This hostel is located in a nice location where few minutes walking distance to the Train station and also city central. However, please be aware for others guests because some may get drunk at night and do stupid thing to you. We have been racism by the drunker.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I've just spent 4 nights here, I was a bit apprehensive as I'd booked mostly on the basis they have single beds, not bunks and not read the reviews properly. I needn't have worried as everything was fine. The location was perfect, but the biggest plus is not having the hassle of a bunk bed. Single beds in all the... More 

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Address: 44-48 Marzellenstr, 50668 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Location: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Cologne > Altstadt-Nord
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 22
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