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Station Hostel for Backpackers

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed here with my sister for 5 nights. We stayed in the double room with an en-suite. The room was an average size however the place was dusty and the sheets had stains on them. The walls looked like they could do with a paint as well. The shower was powerful and hot! We spent a lot of time... More 

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Turku, Finland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beds reminded me of my army times. You share your WC and shower with others, and there weren't a place to dry your hands. Rooms looked like hospital rooms: they were spacious, but poorly equipped. Nice bar. Cheap, but not cheap enough.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is in an awesome location and staff are very friendly but that's pretty much where the positives end. You get what you pay for and this seems to be quite the party hostel full of drunk kids on their gap year. The place is pretty filthy to be honest. There was a pile of several carrier bags of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at the Station Hostel for four nights and it couldn't have gone better. The front desk were super friendly and helpful. It was nice having a hostel that served food and beer. The location of the hostel was amazing. The main station and the cathedral was right around the corner and near the river. I stayed in a... More 

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Nottingham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

me and my girlfriend came here in may for 3 nights. We loved the hostel it was really nice with a great bar and excellent location. We caught the train for mornings in Dusseldof and Bonn while were here and also explored cologne which we loved !! Would definitely return to this hostel.

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Samarate, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

PROS: -Its location. 5-minute walk from the central station (and the Dome), you can get to any interesting spot in Cologne without even having to use public transportation. There's a supermarket (Rewe) 5 minutes away. -The 5-bed room I stayed in had no bunk beds, which means it was larger than usual and more comfortable. I didn't feel guilty whenever... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Very good location, clean toilets and kitchen area, nice staff, We stayed in for 3 nights as family. Suitable for kids not any ids activities available tho hence the quite low price. Highly recommended .

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Gdańsk, Polska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

I don't get all these negative reviews. For God's sake - if you expect luxury, go to 5 star hotel, not a cheap hostel. I spend there two nights and I am content. The room was clean, people at the reception desk were very nice, and the price for a single room is very reasonable. The hostel is located in... More 

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Cancun, Mexico
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

It has a good location indeed (5 minutes from the Main train station and the Koln Cathedral), however rooms are horrible, old hostel, very and I mean very small locker! you couldn't even fit a carry on suitcase (mine as well at the very small Ryanair measure but apparently for this one iy should have been even smaller!!). No wifi,... More 

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Additional Information about Station Hostel for Backpackers

Address: Marzellenstr. 44-48, 50668 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Location: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Cologne > Altstadt-Nord
Price Range: $25 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Station Hostel for Backpackers 2*
Number of rooms: 22
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