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Stern am Rathaus

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London, Canada
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Excellent service from the Stern am Rathaus (above and beyond the call of duty). Highly recommend this spot due to it's location and personable service. With only 8 rooms the guest to staff ratio is low and shows with warmth of the daily greetings.

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We have just returned from a very pleasant stay in Cologne. The Stern am Rathaus was recommended to us. The location is brilliant, everything worth seeing is in within easy walking distant. Staff could not do enough to help. Being in the centre of the city there is inevitable traffic and construction noise, however shut the windows, put on the...

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Reviewed 12 August 2016

To be greeted at the front desk with genuine warmth is a rare experience as a traveler. The staff at Stern am Rathaus are lovely people. Every detail is attended to with care and a concern for one's well-being. This is a little haven which I hope to be able to return to again and again in Koln.

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Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Stern am Rathaus is in the perfect location right next to the town hall meaning that you are within walking distance of the river and local attractions. It is outstanding value for money. The room was spotless, modern and tastefully decorated. The rooms are not huge but we did have an extra bed and a travel cot in the room....

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Dorchester
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We stayed for 4 nights in Cologne on a 5 night break(with a lovely trip down the Rhine for a couple of days). Ingmar and the other staff were a delight. The hotel location is perfect, the breakfast delicious (home made bread, preserves, yoghurt, butter, freshly cooked eggs and more) and the rooms are modern and comfortable. The outstanding feature...

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 10 August 2016

This is a gem of a hotel. Only 8 rooms -- but what great rooms. Mine was spread over two levels, with a lounge area above. A fe minutes walk from the station; right in town but so quiet. Remarkably good buffet breakfast. Very pleasant hosts and staff. Treat yourself to this place if you are in Koeln.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 8 August 2016

If you are traveling to Cologne, Stern am Rathaus is where you should stay. I've stayed in Cologne many times, but this is--by far--my favorite hotel. Steps from the historic Rathaus, Alter Markt, the Dom, and the Rhine, this location is spot-on. The rooms are very modern and tastefully appointed. We stayed in Room 7,which is a suite with a...

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Friday Harbor, Washington
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Our experience at this hotel was terrific from stem to "stern". Upon arrival we were warmly greeted by Ingmar, who not only checked us in, but gave great sightseeing tips and a first-rate restaurant recommendation. We were in the junior suite on the top floor (Ingmar assisted us with bags), a spacious room with a comfortable, bright loft. The room...

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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

A great wee hotel in a very good location , 5 minutes walk from the station, cathedral and river. Loads of restaurants 5 minutes walk. Lovely modern interior. Room/ bathroom great, Coffee making in room. Breakfast super. Guys behind the desk were very helpful and friendly. No criticisms, only praise for this place

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Kimberley, South Africa
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We could not have made a better choice for our recent visit to Cologne.The location is absolutely perfect for seeing the most important sights and is a 5 minute walk from the train station.Our host Ingmar went out of his way to assist with advice regarding tourist sights and restaurants.The room was extremely comfortable and had all amenities one could...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
You will find our hotel in the heart of the historic city center in a quiet side street, close to the historic city hall. Stern am Rathaus is a small, cozy and comfortable boutique hotel & cafe in the center of Cologne close to the main station, cathedral and "Altstadt" (old town)with all major sights, museums and the shopping district. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Stern am Rathaus

Address: Buergerstr. 6, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (Formerly Hotel am Rathaus)
Region: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Cologne > Altstadt-Nord
Price Range: $152 - $253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Stern am Rathaus 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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“We had apartment no 9 sleeps 5 and was great”
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“Quieter rooms are in the back of the hotel.”
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“Room No. 2 is quiet and comfortable.”
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