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.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Hotel Cristall

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Hotel Cristall
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

646 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 335: English reviews
Start your review of Hotel Cristall
 Click to rate
Grafenwohr, Germany
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had a small room; maybe 14x8 foot (not exact measurements) for $183.75/one night. I have no problem with that size; or even smaller but, the cost did't equal the value I received per my stay. My window faced other hotel windows from rooms that was 20 feet away with construction scaffolding on my own outer window. Staff was great;...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Maltsoda
Iasi, Romania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

+ Good and variate breakfast, very good location--near Centre (Dome), big room, clean location. - Noise from elevator in morning, password for wi-fi changes every day (!!). Low pressure water, only liquid soap.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank gabivaduva74
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

Th3re is nothing negative I could say about this place. Check in was swift and friendly. My room was newly refurbished. I could even smell the new furniture. Spotless clean. Space ok and a cupboard big enough to hold the content of a big suitcase. Bed very comfortable, even aircon for the summer available. Breakfast small selection but yummy and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Markus O
Lilburn, Georgia
Reviewed January 25, 2017

My wife and I went to Cologne in early December for a few days to visit the Christmas Markets. We wanted an inexpensive hotel but close to shopping. The hotel is fine, clean, the staff friendly, but you are almost in a residential area, and have to walk 4 or 5 blocks to get to restaurants, transportation and shopping. 5...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sean J
Reviewed January 6, 2017

I arrived in Cologne at the Hauptbahnhof - the hotel is an easy 10 minute walk from the station. Check in was straightforward, and the room (a single) was comfortable and spacious. The room was quiet, but I was on the quiet side of the hotel, away from the main road. The continental breakfast was good, although there wasn't a...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Alan B
Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here to go to some xmas markets. Location is fab- a short walk to the Cathedral and centre of town. Couldn't hear the traffic/ people/ trains at all from my room which is particularly good at night time. Staff were helpful and hotel was well cleaned and kept to a high standard. If I visited cologne again I'd certainly...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Charlotte J
Carmarthenshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 17, 2016

Have been coming to Koln for 20 years wish I had found the Cristall earlier Came for the wonderful Xmas markets Had huge 3 bed ground floor room with table and four chairs good free wifi nice breakfast with a large choice of usual Continental foods. very pleasant staff who spoke excellent English who could not do enough to help...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Trevor S
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed December 12, 2016

Short trip to Cologne,on business, my first time in Germany, must say its true about their their ruthless efficiently , I slipped on a loose paving stone in the footpath, within two minutes a lady in a uniform with a walkie talkie was standing blocking anyone else from slipping and talking in very excited German, on my return from visiting...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Derek K
Haarlem, The Netherlands
Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

Payable hotel with good service. I have stayed here for one night. Had a pleasant stay here. Breakfast an the room were good. Problem was the parking so I would recommend to book this accordingly with your room!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank LiefhebberD
Derry, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

What a great hotel.. clean... Quirky inside. Lovely staff. Room was great.. warm and cosy and nice to.come back to after a freezing night outside. Shower perfect pressure.. mini bar good job. Breakfast good for the start to your day. Staff friendly. Bar okay. Great location 5min walk to cathedral.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank elaine g
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

282 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (262)
Viewed
View from Room (13)
Viewed
Dining (14)
Viewed
Room/Suite (82)
Viewed
Bathroom (31)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (36)
Viewed
Other (86)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (20)
Viewed
Business Center/Function Rooms (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (8)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (8)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Cologne hotels
Altstadt-Nord
Classic Hotel Harmonie
Classic Hotel Harmonie
#101 of 262 in Cologne
262 reviews
Altstadt-Nord
Hotel Domstern
Hotel Domstern
#27 of 262 in Cologne
577 reviews
Ibis Koeln Am Dom
#32 of 262 in Cologne
820 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Altstadt-Nord
Hotel Konigshof The Arthouse
Hotel Konigshof The Arthouse
#150 of 262 in Cologne
250 reviews
Altstadt-Nord
Hotel Domspitzen
Hotel Domspitzen
#26 of 262 in Cologne
317 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Cristall Cologne is a design-filled boutique hotel in Cologne's city centre with an inspiring and distinguished atmosphere. Colour and Shape. Light and Room. Design and Style. Accompanied by comfort and top location. The interaction of these attributes form an exciting concept. Being in the city centre, the Hotel is located within walking distance to the Cologne Cathedral, Central Station, river Rhine, major museums, main shopping streets, Cologne Old Town and Cologne Trade Fair/ Cologne Messe. The Hotel features 97 rooms in two categories, a hotel bar, two variable state-of-the-art conference rooms and free WIFI.Our Comfort rooms are newly furnished and belong to an impressive old building redeveloped in 2008, and attached to our main building. Each piece of furniture is individually designed and custom-made of quality materials. The Rooms are 26-36 square metres in size with a 3-metre ceiling height, and thus provide genourous comfort. All 14 Comfort rooms are non-smoking rooms and feature: Kingsize bed, Airconditioning, LCD flat screens, free WIFI, Free SKY-TV Entertainment, Directdial telephone, Satellite TV, Desk, Minibar, walkin shower, Toilette, bathroom Floor Heating, Hairdryer Our Standard rooms are individual in their design with a special attention to detail, especially when it comes to lightening. They embody quality, taste and warmth. All 83 standard rooms feature: Directdial telephone, free WIFI, Minibar, Shower/Toilette, Hairdryer Satellite- and pay TVCristall' s two variable conference rooms feature state-of-the-art conference equipment and proper surroundings for 2 to 65 people. Both rooms provide complimentary Wireless-LAN, air-conditioning, and direct daylight. Among various light arrangements both rooms can be fully blacked out if desired. Therefore, our conference facilities are rightly suited for any event, ranging from major conferences to small meetings as well as receptions. We offer tailored Conference Packages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Cristall

Address: Ursulaplatz 9-11, 50668 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Location: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Cologne > Altstadt-Nord
Price Range: $67 - $257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Cristall 3.5*
Number of rooms: 97
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com and Priceline so you can book your Hotel Cristall 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:
Cristall Hotel Cologne
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 travelers have asked, with answers from Hotel Cristall staff and other travelers.
3 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Hotel Cristall staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“There is a 7.50 (Euro) "city" tax when checking out.”
  • Not the best view I had staying at a $200.00 room.
 of 5 bubbles Maltsoda, 2 days ago | Read review
“Stay on the front side, as there are train tracks running behind the hotel (within 200 yards/meters)”
 of 5 bubbles SeanJ295, Jan 25, 2017 | Read review
“One side of the hotel is next to a busy road.”
 of 5 bubbles alanbB4594PA, Jan 6, 2017 | Read review
“Definitely go for a comfort room for the extra price, the quality and value for money are so much better than the standard rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 138henrye, Oct 20, 2016 | Read review
“Pay a little extra for an upgraded room”
 of 5 bubbles CavanR82, Oct 3, 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question