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Station Hostel for Backpackers Reviews

Marzellenstr 44-56, Cologne, Germany

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82%

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1850 Total Reviews
  • 84%Value For Money
  • 83%Security
  • 95%Location
  • 85%Staff
  • 76%Atmosphere
  • 78%Cleanliness
  • 76%Facilities

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100%

Although I stayed just one day, it was the best choice staying the station hostel. This place is the best hostel you can choose if you are looking for a relatively low-priced, clean and city-located hostel. The staffs were nice of course!

  • 4th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • South Korea
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


86%

A spacious, clean hostel situated just a stone's throw from Dom and the main train station. Low cost, and cheap beer - what's not to like? I'll definitely stay here again.


83%

ロケーションが最高!キッチンの設備が整っていて、使いやすかった。ドミトリーは2段ベッドではないので気を遣わなかった。


74%

It's just a hostel so it's fine, no problems. The biggest benefit of this hostel was that it's right by the train station. WIFI in the rooms would have been nice, but they have it downstairs so it's no problem. Breakfast is good. One of the tall German guys with glasses was kind of a douche, but he did his job in the end I'm not asking for a hotel.


83%

Suggestion: It's too easy to access the bedrooms without a key just passing through the kitchen.

  • 31st Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Italy
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


86%

As a female travelling on my own I enjoyed this place. It was vey close to the station and also the centre of the city. the main door wasn't locked (the stairs up to the rooms where though which was great) so the common room and kitchen usually had some non-guests there. I would definitely stay here again and would recommend.


83%

Worst wifi ever!


83%

The rooms are locked via card key and there are a lot of lockers, which makes the sleeping area secure. I wasn't too fond of the vibe of the entrance lobby though; people didn't really socialize with each other because a lot of them were preoccupied using the wifi (which isn't available in most rooms) and it seemed like some of the people hanging out there weren't actually staying at the hostel


83%

Hostel near the Train Station and all the main place to visit, the room is good. The lobby is quiet small to meet the other people, not too much atmosphere but still an excellent place to stay.


97%

Had a very nice experience. The one exception was the shower, which was cold. Probably broken, though, since talking to other fellow travelers, they reported a different experience.


66%

Although technically "clean", the place didn't feel clean. It hasn't been maintained extremely well, so I think that's why. I also had a room between the staircase and the bathroom. It was the noisiest night I've ever experienced. The other guests were very rude and inconsiderate in their noise level and the facilities did nothing except magnify the noise. Disappointing.


77%

Nothing special but was fine to stay at. Very good kitchen


80%

The rooms were excellent - clean with nice beds and plenty of room. Although there were no lockers! Wifi is only available in common areas which can be a little inconvenient at times. The shower was completely cold in the morning - not sure why. The bathrooms aren't great and staff were a bit rude at times, otherwise it's such a convenient location so I would probably recommend it!


89%

No internet(WiFi) in rooms was a huge let down.. Other than that, awesome hostel


74%

Nice hostel which is very close to the train station / cathedral. It was pretty clean, staff was nice and helpful. If you are going for a fun hostel, this probably isn't the place. Has beds instead of bunk beds, which is a plus. Everyone we met was on a laptop or tablet or phone, which was unfortunate. Other than that, it was nice.


97%

I was on the 4th floor so was quiet had Nice beds not bunks, staff really friendly and helpful. Had a kitchen which was good and quite a bit of communal areas to socialise in. Free wi if in the common room and had a small bar. 5 min walk to the station and cathedral so really good base.


71%

Most of the hostel had a bad smell. The showers were automatic and only lasted 10seconds, so you had to keep pushing the button every ten seconds. Would not stay here again.


86%

Just a few small flaws, otherwise my stay was perfect. - No wifi in room, only at reception and lounge area. - Urinoir on 3rd floor does not flush (water not connected) - Cramped breakfast area.


89%

It's really close to the main station, which is nice if you have to catch early trains. The breakfast is a good deal and the kitchen is nice! Good common areas, and friendly staff. I would go back!

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Thanks for your review..we are glad you enjoyed your stay,and would be glad to welcome you back!

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