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Youth-Hostel Cologne-Riehl - City Hostel Reviews

An der Schanz 14, Cologne, Germany

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255 Total Reviews
  • 80%Value For Money
  • 90%Security
  • 70%Location
  • 90%Staff
  • 77%Atmosphere
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 90%Facilities

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Quite and clean hostel. But pretty far from the tram station.


Everything was what you expect with this hostel. Though it felt more like a hotel with the en-suit and clean conditions. If anyone is planning to walk along the Rhine to the Hostel it took me about 40 mins. There was no bar, that I saw, so it isnt easy to meet new people but after traveling all day or all week this is great value for your money to just relax but Wifi costs. If you are looking for a great place close to the city (6-8 minutes by the tram ) this is it. The dinner was great.


Stayed for the carnival, beautiful setting by the river, train next to hostel only 5 mins to city centre, would highly recommend this hostel and the carnival.

  • 13th Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Ireland
  • Mixed Group, 31-40
  • (1 review)

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