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Stern am Rathaus

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paris, france
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed three nights and we enjoyed it all. The staff was helpful and pleasant, the beds were very comfortable, and the breakfast was filled with lots of choices. You can walk to everything! The main shopping areas of the city were also within walking distance. It was nice to be so close to the Christmas markets so we could...

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Toulouse, France
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stern am Rathaus displays many qualities: perfect location, in the center, just off the Alt Markt Chritsmas Market. The breakfast was excellent. The room was a bit tiny but still very nice and clean and the bed was of very good quality. based on all of this, I found the hotel prices excellent.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I had a wonderful two night stay at the Stern am Rathaus. The staff was very friendly and helpful! Our room was perfect, it was cozy and well furnished. The location of the hotel is perfect especially if you are interested in going to the Christmas market. We highly recommend this hotel and if we come back...

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Manfred M, Manager at Stern am Rathaus, responded to this review

Dear Alexandra341, thank you so much for rating us here at tripadvisor. We are very glad that you had such a nice time with us in Cologne. However we must admit that your statement might not be true! We are a small and basic 3 star hotel and even though we are number one here at tripadvisor, we highly doubt...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

ideal situation in old town, rooms smallish but everything to hand and very clean. Staff very friendly and helpful.Breakfasts wholesome and plentyful. All together a very pleasant experience. Thoroughly recommended.

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Manfred M, Manager at Stern am Rathaus, responded to this review

Dear johntE2431QY, thank you very much for your feedback. In a few words you let us know, that we did a good job and we are really happy to hear that!

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Super friendly and helpful staff, extremely comfy beds and an amazing breakfast complete with homemade breads and cakes. Even the butter is handmade! Thanks for a brilliant stay. Will definitely stay here next time we're in Köln!

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the hotel for a family break as we were celebrating our son's 21st. This is a lovely hotel, small but perfectly formed, as they say. Ingmar and Kai were excellent hosts making sure we had everything we needed during our stay - happy to chat and give advice about where to go - what to see - where...

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Uppsala, Sweden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for three nights during a conference and was very pleased with all aspects of my stay. Efficient communication prior to arrival, quiet and clean room with very comfortable bed, friendly staff, excellent and diverse breakfast, relatively conveniently located for public transport.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel was just a short walk from th email train station, close to the restaurants of the Alter Markt and Heumarkt, and close to 3 major museums. The room was comfy, clean and modern. No shower curtain, but that seemed to actually work OK. the breakfast offered a wide variety of food, savory and sweet. The bread was delicious,...

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Manfred M, Manager at Stern am Rathaus, responded to this review

Dear Isabel P, thank you very much for your great review. We actually get a little concerned because at the moment almost everyone is raving and we hope that future guests reading this do still realize that we are indeed a small and basic 3-star hotel! We are proud that you and other guests liked the service here at Stern...

Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very friendly staff, quiet and comfortable room, very close to the city center. We did have some trouble keeping the bathroom dry after showering. As a little remark I might suggest choosing another brand of showering cream/shampoo. I would advise this hotel to my famliy and friends!

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Southfleet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For a visit to Cologne you could not find a better appointed hotel at a fabulous price. Both the Alt Markt and the beautiful cathedral are but moments away. The greeting from Michael was most helpful; the room was very clean and welcoming; the breakfast presented by Manfred was excellent. I could not rate this higher.

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
You will find our small 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) ... 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: $167 - $296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Stern am Rathaus 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Cologne
#1 Family Hotel in Cologne
#2 Business Hotel in Cologne
#27 Best Value Hotel in Cologne
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“Quieter rooms are in the back of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles psigman, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room No. 2 is quiet and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles mariama902, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There is no elevator so if stairs is a problem you want rooms 1,2 or 3.”
 of 5 bubbles Emanager50, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“lower room if you have trouble with stairs, no lift”
 of 5 bubbles Augwin2016, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Not all rooms have fridge and safe. If either of things is important to you it might be worth checking when you book.”
 of 5 bubbles DarvitDorchester, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
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