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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed for three nights, Friday to Monday, in an eight bed female dorm. The room was spacious and clean, with an excellent shower and separate toilet. The staff were really friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The location is excellent, just a few minutes from the Central Station, making it really easy to get around the rest of...

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Pathpoint, Manager at Pathpoint Cologne Backpacker Hostel, responded to this review

What can we say - what a wonderful review - this makes us really proud. Thank you very much for taking time to give us such a detailed feedback. Let us know about your plans. We are looking forward to see you here again soon. Best regards from Cologne! :-)

Reviewed 18 January 2017

I stayed here for only one night because of my fast paced travel, I reserved a 4 bed girls dorm and was actually the only one to stay in the room that night which was lovely! The bathroom was connected to the room with shower and toilets connected in the same room which would be inconvenient at points if I...

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Pathpoint, Manager at Pathpoint Cologne Backpacker Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your wonderul review! We are looking foward to see you soon again! Best regards from Cologne! :-)

Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Pathpoint exceeded my expectations! It's in a superb location being only a 5min walk to the main station. The staff were helpful and friendly too. I stayed in a 4 dorm room & it was a good size, the lockers were fantastic, modern facilities & a clean & well organised ensuite bathroom. The kitchen and bar facilities down stairs are...

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Pathpoint, Manager at Pathpoint Cologne Backpacker Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your wonderful review! We are very happy to hear that you had a lovely stay with us. It would be great to see you soon again. Best regards from Cologne! :-)

Reviewed 29 November 2016

A friend and I stayed in an 8 bed male dormitory on the weekend of the 25th November. The hostel is in a great location literally 5 minute walk away from Cologne Central station and has all the amenities you'd need - a kitchen, lockers, vending machines, bed linen, The hostel is very clean too and I was not expecting...

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Pathpoint, Manager at Pathpoint Cologne Backpacker Hostel, responded to this review

First of all we are proud to hear that you praise the cleanliness of our hostel. Actually we do offer earplugs here. As we are located in the middle of the city centre (next to the central station and the cathedral) it can be noisy at times. On the other hand you are centrally located. :-) We wish you a...

Reviewed 29 November 2016

This hostel is 10 minutes from the train station, you can get off the plane, get your train ticket for 2.80 euros and walk to the hostel from the station using the map and details given to you by staff when you book it. First time I have ever stayed in a hostel and this place gave me an excellent...

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Pathpoint, Manager at Pathpoint Cologne Backpacker Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your great review! We are really happy that you won a good impression after your first stay in a hostel. It would be great to see you soon again. Best regards from Cologne! :-)

Moscow
Reviewed 1 November 2016

what can i say? location, friendliness, atmoshpere, beer, kitchen, people, beds - all was perfect. Next day i moved to the hotel but i slept there much worser than at your place. I could imagine how perfect it could be staying in pathpoint during summer and spring time with there own open-terrace. Guys, thank you so much for your hospitality...

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Pathpoint, Manager at Pathpoint Cologne Backpacker Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for your great review and recommending us. Why don't you come and see us during spring or summer time? :-) We wish you a nice rest of your travels! Best regards from Cologne!

Miami Beach, Florida
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent location, this hostel is less then 5 min to the cologne main train station, walking distance to the cathedral and everywhere. High recommend nice clean, great staff. I will stay again here for sure

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Pathpoint, Manager at Pathpoint Cologne Backpacker Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for highly recommending our hostel. :-) Have a nice rest of your travels ... We hope to see you again! Best regards from Cologne!

Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Staff were incredibly helpful and friendly throughout the stay, despite us being a group of 20 lads on a stag do. Separate shower and toilet in a room of 6 (always handy). Shower was spot on, which is always a blessing in hostels. Taxi's aren't too expensive and it's only a ten minute walk from the station. No problems staying...

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Pathpoint, Manager at Pathpoint Cologne Backpacker Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review! We are happy to hear that you had a good time while staying with us. Best regards from Cologne! :-)

Reviewed 17 October 2016

Despite being a large group (and boisterous) the staff were very accommodating and we never felt unwelcome. they helped out when we needed directions and when we needed taxis booking. I would definitely stay again!

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Pathpoint, Manager at Pathpoint Cologne Backpacker Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review! We are looking forward to see you again! :-)

Reviewed 16 October 2016

I only stayed for one night and felt like i really got what i paid for - a clean place to sleep near the central station. It's still in a quiet location, despite being so central. My dorm was female-only which is something that I look for in a hostel.

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Pathpoint, Manager at Pathpoint Cologne Backpacker Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your great review. We are particularly happy that you liked our cleanliness. Actually, in all German YHA hostels male and females will be separated in open dorms. :-)

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This new and modern backpacker property is located in a former church building, right in the centre of Cologne, with only a five minute walk from the Central train station. Our friendly staff is looking forward to welcoming you and are happy to help you out with any information you might need during your stay! Property offers: Access to tram, bus and train connections within walking distance (400 meters) Bed linen included Reception open 24 hrs Check-in: 3 p.m. All rooms equipped with shower and WC and individual lockers All you can eat breakfast for EUR 4.50 / Towel hire for EUR 1.00 Free luggage storage Guest kitchen Internet access in Common Area WIFI access for free! Credit Cards accepted TV and book corner Sightseeing highlights within walking distance Highlights: Central Train, Tram and Bus station (Köln Hbf) 400 m Airport Cologne / Bonn 13 km Old town Cologne with restaurants and bars 1 km Rhine River 1 km Cologne Dom (cathedral) 800 m Sightseeing and museums 1 km Shopping 850 m ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pathpoint Cologne Backpacker Hostel

Address: Allerheiligenstrasse 15, 50668 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Region: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Cologne > Altstadt-Nord
Price Range: $33 - $99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Pathpoint Cologne Backpacker Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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“Go for a dorm with less beds if you want a good night's sleep!”
 of 5 bubbles klwoodbridge, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Don't get a room by the road!”
 of 5 bubbles GlennPeares93, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“whenever you choose - all is great”
 of 5 bubbles Nushkin, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“if you have a lot of stuffs, try to request rooms on lower floor”
 of 5 bubbles stevena677, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Common room has lot of space to sit quietly and reflect on life :)”
 of 5 bubbles Shibayanraha, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
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