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Weltempfänger Backpacker Hostel

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8.7
Fabulous 752 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 8.6
  • Security 9.2
  • Location 8.5
  • Staff 9.1
  • Atmosphere 8.4
  • Cleanliness 8.5
  • Facilities 8.5
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8.7
Fabulous 752 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 8.6
  • Security 9.2
  • Location 8.5
  • Staff 9.1
  • Atmosphere 8.4
  • Cleanliness 8.5
  • Facilities 8.5

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8th Sep 2017
10.0

Nice hostel. Nice staff.

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  • Anonymous
  • Canada, Mixed Group, 18-24
  • Novice Nomad
  • 6 reviews
14th Aug 2017
8.9

Pretty standard hostel - nothing outstanding but a decent place to spend a couple nights. Clean, friendly staff, and a nice cafe/bar downstairs. There was a pretty good kitchen, but not much atmosphere - everyone pretty much kept to themselves. The location was really good - near an U-bahn station and about a half hour's walk to the old town. Pretty close to the ring for going out, and lots of tasty and cheap restaurants in the area.

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    • 6.0Atmosphere
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7th Aug 2017
7.1

It's a nice hostel, located slightly outside of colognes city centre (10 min). Unfortunately, during our stay, there was no backpacker atmosphere at all present. One thing I have to complain about, is the bad smell in the staircase area. There was always a very bad smell present. Probably because of all the old bed sheets of previous guests. I would suggest, finding another way collecting those things.

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  • Anonymous
  • Australia, All Male Group, 18-24
  • Avid Traveller
  • 13 reviews
4th Aug 2017
8.3

Enjoyed my stay here, can get quite hot in the rooms. Was good getting discounted coffee downstairs a nice place to chill.

    • 8.0Value For Money
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    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
  • grenade310
  • Hong Kong, Male, 25-30
  • Avid Traveller
  • 15 reviews
30th Jul 2017
9.7

best stay during my month trip actually. it is only a minute walk to the u-bahn station which is very nice. problem is they only have 2 shower rooms and a washroom only for the whole floor should there are 3 rooms, which is a hell inconvenient during morning time.

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  • Anonymous
  • Ireland, Male, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 4 reviews
25th Jul 2017
10.0

Great place. So nice to be outside the city. But not too far that it's annoying or inconvenient Great staff. Super chill

    • 10.0Value For Money
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  • Anonymous
  • Canada, Female, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 5 reviews
15th Jul 2017
8.3

The room itself was clean, but the hallway was dingy and smelled strange.

    • 8.0Value For Money
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  • Anonymous
  • England, Couple, 18-24
  • Avid Traveller
  • 12 reviews
15th Jul 2017
9.1

Brilliant hostel, clean and the staff were extremely friendly. Only downside was it being a 40 minute walk from the main station but there are good transport links near by otherwise

    • 8.0Value For Money
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    • 6.0Location
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15th Jul 2017
8.6

The hostel was in a great location, right outside of a U-bahn station and in the middle of the trendy Ehrenfeld neighborhood with tons of restaurants and coffee shops nearby. The cafe at the base of the hostel was also very nice. However, the hostel area overall, especially the bathrooms and the common room, could have been cleaner, and there was only one small bathroom for the floor. Overall a decent stay for a weekend trip to Cologne.

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11th Jul 2017
8.3

Decent hostel. Nothing too special about it. Nice sized kitchen for guets to use, and very good breakfast (a little overpriced, perhaps). Friendly staff, and the big sites are about a thirty minute walk away (much shorter with metro). Outlets were attached to the bed with lamp.

    • 8.0Value For Money
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    • 8.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness

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