Overview of Hostel
You will find the Downtown Hostel right in the heart of Cologne. Be right in the middle of big city life and experience the best Cologne has to offer. The central location offers walking distances to all of the most important sights and points of interest. Relax and take in the view from our balcony
We offer you a parking space for 10 € per 24 hours for the public REWE parking garge.
Coming on the A 3 (Oberhausen): Take the exit at the interchange 27-Kreuz Köln-Ost and follow signs to Köln-Deutz/Zentrum. Keep driving on B55a. Exit at Deutz/Tanzbrunnen. Keep on going straight. After the underpass of the trainstation Köln-Deutz, take a right onto Opladener Strasse and stay in the left or central lane. Cross Deutzer Brücke (bridge). After a few meters (just behind the Dorint Hotel) turn right onto Grosse Sandkaul. Right at the beginning on the left-hand side is the ramp to our parking garage.
Coming on the A 555: Follow the signs for Köln-Zentrum and continue on B51. After the underpass take a left and follow signs for Heumarkt. At the Heumarkt take a right towards Neumarkt. Continue on Augustinerstraße. Just after the Dorint Hotel turn right onto Grosse Sandkaul. Right at the beginning on the left-hand side is the ramp to our parking garage.
Please note that as of 01.01.2008, parts of the city of Cologne have been declared a low emission zone. You can obtain an emission sticker and further information via the website www.umwelt-plakette.de.
Take a train to Köln Hauptbahnhof (main railway station). Once you get off the train it is about a 10 minute walk to our hostel. (Alternatively, you can take a taxi – cab fare will be about € 8). Go through the main exit of the railway station and walk towards Cologne Cathedral. Continue along the shopping street Hohe Strasse until you have reached the end of it by passing Galeria Kaufhof. Now turn left. We are the building in-between Galeria Kaufhof and the Dorint Hotel. The hostel main entrance is underneath the red REWE sign. Take the elevator up to the 6th floor..
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
Attention: City-Tax! For private booking we are obliged to pay a city tax of 5% of the overnight amount per person and night. We have to charge you at arrival this additional amount. Business travelers are exempt from city tax but need to provide evidence. We regret any inconvenience this may cause you and us and hope for your understanding! When booking an entire room, the property charges a deposit of €100 per room. This must be deposited in cash upon arrival. Please note: We do not accept bookings of groups larger than 8 people. If you decide to make separate bookings for your group anyway we retain the right of cancelling your booking without a refund of your deposit. We do not accept customers younger than 18 years of age. This property may pre-authorise the used credit card in order to secure your booking. In case the card is not valid, property will ask you to send new card details within 24 hours. If you don't do so, property is entitled to cancel your reservation Check in from 3:00 pm. Check out before 11:00 am. Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards. Taxes included. Breakfast not included. No curfew. Non smoking.