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Hotel Friends Koeln

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Roggendorf Strasse 23-25, 51061 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Florianopolis, SC
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This is a great medium sized, boutique hotel in a small suburb of Cologne (about 15min drive from city center). The hotel is inside an unassuming building (probably refurbished) but looks great inside, with a nice lobby and large breakfast restaurant. The distance makes it necessary to drive to Cologne if you want to go explore downtown or need to... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

My husband and I recently stayed for 1 night while travelling through Europe. It was very clean and our room was quite big. For some reason we had a normal double room which connected to a children's room with bunkbed and toys (more space is always good, but it was odd). Unfortunately, a very bright floodlight shone directly into our... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

This is a great small hotel which is located just on the periphery of Cologne. Very friendly staff, modern rooms including a brilliant bathroom and coffee machine. I am just sat in this bar typing this review, so wi-fi works great and is free. Stunning bar and good Italian restaurant next door. Nothing to complaint about, I would stay here... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

Ideal base for those travelling in and around Köln. Only stayed for a couple of days but clean, modern hotel with friendly staff who speak good English ( we try and muddle through in German, but they replied in English so obviously our German isn't good enough ;-) ) - free wifi that actually works ( though you do need... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

This is one of the nicer places we stayed on a limited budget while visiting Europe for 3 weeks. Our room had a nice balcony. The bathroom was the largest of any we had while in Europe. There is a commons area which serves refreshments, provides board games and books for relaxing. It's in a nice clean area close to... More

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Essaouira, Morocco
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32 reviews 32 reviews
23 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

Great hotel in the leafy suburbs of Cologne. Very clean, very new, very quiet. Slept so long we missed breakfast. Internet wasn't working but we did without it for one night. Stay here if you can ! It is good value for money.

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Oleggio, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

It is in a good position to reach the highway. The breakfast is too expensive but nothing to complain about the food. Unfortunatley there were hair in the sink. Same problem in my colleague's room I suggest to go there only if you are traveling for business

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Bradley Stoke, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

Spent a few days at the Friends hotel, mainly because we were on a tight budget and it was pretty cheap. It is a little far from the city centre, but if you have a rental car (which we did), its ok. Wouldn’t stay here if we didn’t. Rooms are tiny, but clean. Hotel smells like smoke everywhere it seems.... More

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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2012

According to my experience, the hotel was quite good. My room was clean and bright. The shower room was too small but a person could fit in it. My parents' room was smelling like cigarette horribly!!!!!!! The breakfast was quite good. What i liked most about the hotel was the decoration, was really harmonic and relaxing. It was a long... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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23 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2011

I stayed at this hotel because of a review that said the customer service was excellent, and please please stay here. I did, and the service was excellent. The rooms are basic, but have a few nice touches to brighten them up a little. Having said that, for €59.00 per night I think they are a steal. Absolutely spotlessly clean,... More

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Address: Roggendorf Strasse 23-25, 51061 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Location: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Cologne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Friends Koeln 4*
Number of rooms: 74
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