DJH City-Hostel Köln-Riehl

An der Schanz 14, 50735 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 976 5130

AED 147+

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Overall guest ratings

7.8/10 Good
Based on 394 reviews
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Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 8.6
  • 8.4
  • 5.6

Good to know

  • Clean hotel facilities
  • Affordable parking
  • Close to public transport


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    The modern hostel is in a quiet but central location right on the Rhine. Enjoy the flair of the city of Cologne before returning to recover and relax in the hostel after a long day of sightseeing. Thanks to a direct underground connection, guests can get to the city in about 10 minutes, an ideal starting point for exploring Cologne. Attractions include the city’s beautiful Old Town, the gothic cathedral, Cologne trade fair and the KölnArena events stadium, all of which are approximately 3 km from the hostel. Neuss indoor ski complex and RheinEnergie sports stadium are 45 km and 15 km away respectively. This hostel was built in 1983. Travellers can enjoy a pleasant stay in one of the 116 rooms. At the establishment, guests are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Most of the storeys can be reached by lift. Amenities include a cloakroom and a safe. Wireless internet access (for a fee) is available to travellers in the public areas. Among the culinary options available at the accommodation are a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, a café, a bar and a pub. The grounds of the hostel feature a playground and an attractive garden. Additional features at the establishment include a newspaper stand and a TV room. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the accommodation. Guests can also use the bicycle storage facilities. Lectures, presentations or meetings can be held in one of the 13 conference rooms. Each of the rooms is appointed with central heating and a bathroom. Most rooms also feature a terrace for relaxation. The carpeted accommodation units feature a double bed. A safe and a desk are also available. An ironing set is also available for travellers' convenience. Rooms suitable for wheelchair access are bookable. Amenities in the bathrooms include a shower. Bathrooms with wheelchair access can also be booked. The hostel offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms. A range of sport and leisure opportunities ensure an interesting stay. The terrace is a great place to while away the time. The poolside bar serves a selection of refreshing drinks. A range of options are available, including tennis, table tennis and a solarium. Fun and entertainment are offered by a casino. Copyright GIATA 2004 - 2016. Catering options available at the establishment include bed and breakfast, half board and full board. Guests can choose to book options such as breakfast, lunch or dinner. The following credit cards are accepted at the accommodation: VISA and MasterCard.

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    • Parking
    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Gift shop
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Facilities for disabled guests
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.8 Good
    Based on 394 reviews
    • 9.2 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 8.6 "Location is great."
    • 8.4 "Generally very clean."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
    • 7.1 "Tasty food."
    • 5.6 "Average amenities."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
    • 3.0 "Disappointing internet connection."
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    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 55 reviews
    • 8.7 "Great service."
    • 8.5 "Location is great."
    • 5.2 "Average value."

    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 55 reviews
    • 9.2 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 8.8 "Location is great."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
    • 5.2 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.4 "Not very comfortable."

    Overall rating

    7.8 Good
    Based on 283 reviews
    • 9.2 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 8.7 "Generally very clean."
      8.7 "87% said rooms were clean."
    • 8.4 "Location is great."
      10.0 "Great parking, according to 100%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 8.1 "Great service."
    • 7.6 "Tasty food."
    • 6.3 "Vibe was decent."
      6.2 "Only 62% thought, the hotel was modern."
    • 6.2 "Average value."
    • 5.9 "Average amenities."
      5.3 "53% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.6 "Rooms are ok."
    • 3.1 "Disappointing internet connection."
      3.3 "67% thought it was overpriced."
      2.7 "73% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Hotel type
    Family Hotel
    Guests think this is a family-friendly hotel.
    Good to know
    "Clean hotel facilities"
    "Affordable parking"
    "Close to public transport"
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