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Hotel Konigshof The Arthouse
Ranked #216 of 263 Hotels in Cologne
Reviewed 4 December 2013

5mins from main station easy to walk other side of the cathedral good position for restaurants and shops, room was clean bed comfortable,with a very good breakfast the staff were helpful and spoke good english and gave good advice of places to visit also a small bar area with local beers nice clean carpets throughout with a well furnished breakfast room

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  • Stayed: February 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 26 November 2013

There are many good three star hotels in the centre of Cologne, all offering good value. The Koenigshof is as good as any.
Centrally located, very close to the cathedral and the main railway location, it is a very good location to base yourself if you want to explore Cologne for a day or two (which, quite frankly, is sufficient time to spend in this somewhat dull city).
I was very pleased when I arrived there at mid-morning, well before the official check in time, and was given my room straight away.
Room quality and bathroom are good and clean. There is free w fi available (details from the reception). Staff were friendly and efficient and breakfast (free buffet) was as much as you would need.
Not much more to say, really.

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled solo
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Reviewed 22 November 2013

Stayed at the Koenigshof for two nights in July 2013 (apologies for late review!). Stayed in a single room. Thought that the single room was a little small but it was certainly clean and comfortable. Breakfast excellent with plenty of choice. Staff friendly, helpful, etc.

Location-wise, you won't get much better than this. Only a few minutes walk from the main railway station, the cathedral, the shopping centre and the Rhine. There are some lovely bars/resturants next to the Rhine which are worth a visit. Great to have a few beers there in the summer sunshine and watch the boats go by, people watch and so on.

Would I stay at the Koenigshof again on my next trip to Cologne? Yes, certainly. I doubt I would stay anywhere else.

  • Stayed: July 2013, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 17 November 2013

We had a lovely stay here at Konigshof Hotel rooms clean toiletries in bathroom breakfast was enjoyable eat as much as you can , cold breakfast and hot scrambeld eggs sausage and bacon lovely coffee easy for refills, the hotel is central not far from train Station,lots of shops around and some great restaurants, went on the tour bus see different parts of Koln easy to stop bus get off and look at different parts of Koln,

  • Stayed: November 2013, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 26 October 2013

Easy to find, it's a few minutes walk to the Dom and the main shopping streets are literally around the corner. Friendly, helpful staff, we booked a room online and we were very lucky and got a suite which was spotlessly clean, breakfast was lovely, varied and plentiful. If you are driving, there is a parkhaus nearby and the hotel will clip your ticket so you get a discount.

Great hotel, good value for city centre and we would definitely recommend and stay again when we next visit.

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 22 October 2013

We arrived by train to Cologne and found our way easily to this hotel; so close to the Dom and the main railway station. We were able to get into our rooms at 11:30, bonus. The single bedrooms are small but have everything you need. We had no difficulty with the Wifi at all but again we were only there one night. The main shopping area was so close to the hotel, easy to walk. Breakfast was excellent, no lunch needed afterwards. We were surprised there was no provision for toasting any bread to have with our scrambled eggs. The Metro was easily accessed from the main station, worthwhile taking the cable car across the Rhine. The reception staff were polite but not overly friendly. I would stay here again, the hotel is good value and the location is excellent.

  • Stayed: September 2013, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 9 October 2013

A group of four guys sharing some time together in Cologne over a beer or two. This place was perfect, well located, some breakfast, decent rooms. A special mention for the delightful bar girl who works late on Saturday night.

All in all, highly recommended...

  • Stayed: September 2013, travelled with friends
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Additional Information about Hotel Konigshof The Arthouse

Address: Richartzstr. 14-16, 50829 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (Formerly Königshof Top Hotel)
Region: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Cologne > Altstadt-Nord
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Ranked #216 of 263 Hotels in Cologne
Price Range: £45 - £184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Konigshof The Arthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 82
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