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.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Claudius Therme

Certificate of Excellence
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Sachsenbergstr. 1, 50679 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Phone Number:
+79221981440
Website
Today
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description:

Come soak and luxuriate in baths and saunas that evoke Cologne's Roman...

Come soak and luxuriate in baths and saunas that evoke Cologne's Roman past. Claudius Therme is open 9 a.m. to midnight every day of the year, on Mondays the indoor sauna is reserved for women. Bathing suits are required in the thermal pools and bathing section of the baths, but are not permitted in saunas and showers. Tickets are sold for two-hour periods, four-hour periods or for a full day.

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 440 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 124
    Excellent
  • 40
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Claudius therme

Great place to spend wonderfull time to relax.. The place is quiet.. And the most important is that u can't use the cellphone... So u will relax to the maximum.. Swimming outside... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Jeanine F
Add Photo Write a Review

440 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 173: English reviews
Level Contributor
18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great place to spend wonderfull time to relax.. The place is quiet.. And the most important is that u can't use the cellphone... So u will relax to the maximum.. Swimming outside in the hot water even when it's too cold was a very exciting experience for me... I didn't enter to the sauna since u must cold totally naked... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jeanine F
Level Contributor
14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the last evening of our vacation we came here for a massage to release our body from all the long days. The 45 minutes massage was really bad. It feels like the woman did it was not professional or in her first days in the job. Instead of feeling better I feel now much worse then before.

Helpful?
Thank Dor P
Ankara, Ankara, Turkey
Level Contributor
103 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was alone and my first time visit. It was much more beyond my expectations . Indoor and outdoor pools , jakuzis , hot showers , hot saunas and wonderful cooling pools. The restaurant menu was incredible . Drinking your beer in such a relaxing athmosphere was fantastic. In sauna part there are many naked people sitting next to each... More 

Helpful?
Thank OZGURANKARA
Aachen, Germany
Level Contributor
8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really like this place, the atomsphere is great, I come for relaxation,peace and quiet.The view of the dome is beautiful, relaxation rooms are fantastic. I do find the pools a bit chilly but I been too afraid to try on a warm summer day..afraid it will be too overcrowded.

Helpful?
Thank d h
Level Contributor
23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

I've been to several German spas in the last year and I think this was my least favorite. Besides the resistance pool outside (which was actually really fun), I just wasn't that crazy about the design of the pools, spas, or saunas. I didn't get a calming vibe from the place and didn't feel like it was really relaxing. If... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Prism11
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

Well worth a visit. We payed €15 each and spent about 2 hours in there. I would go again. One area you have to get your privates out but you can stay in the main area and avoid seeing and saggyness!

Helpful?
Thank Simon G
London, England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
76 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016

My boyfriend and I visited Claudius Therme on our weekend visit to Cologne for the Christmas Markets. What a great find. After walking all day on Saturday at the zoo and all around the Markets it was lovely to visit here on Sunday morning. It was really well organised. It was very cold the weekend of our visit so didn't... More 

Helpful?
Thank Frankee W
Sausalito, CA
Level Contributor
149 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016

We went down to Koln from Dusseldorf really just to go to this spa. It was a little chaotic as we had the language issue, but the place has a happy, lively feel-almost as if it's a spa party. Which is pretty funny (for an American) considering the nakedness. There are lots of couples, though, which helps the discomfort fall... More 

Helpful?
Thank staylonger
Honolulu, Hawaii
Level Contributor
64 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Arrived in Cologne 2 hours after a redeye flight from the US. Discovered that a visit to a modern sauna and swimming pool (indoors) facility is the perfect place to decompress. Planned to stay for 2 hours but ended up staying 4 hours. There are moist, dry and scented saunas as well very comfortable "quiet" rooms with lounge type chairs... More 

Helpful?
Thank LavaLegs
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

Went in October with a friend who lives in Neuss. I loved the "difference". You could never do this in UK with such confidence and unwritten etiquette. I really enjoyed exposing myself to a different cultural scene. The Germans have got this thing absolutely right. Go there.

Helpful?
1 Thank marineboy2016

Travelers who viewed Claudius Therme also viewed

Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia
Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia
 
Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia
Bergisch Gladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia
 

Been to Claudius Therme? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Claudius Therme and other visitors
9 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (9)

Questions? Get answers from Claudius Therme staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?