SMARTY Cologne City Center

Engelbertstrasse 33-35, Cologne, Germany, Distance from city centre: 0.8km
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Very nice hostel, helpful staff, but a bit outside the touristic part of Cologne and the train station. Cleanliness... more...

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Rating: 83%from 8 reviews

  • 77%Atmosphere
  • 90%Staff
  • 85%Security
  • 85%Cleanliness
  • 80%Location
  • 90%Value for money
  • 80%Facilities
SMARTY Cologne City Center Hotel | Hostel | Boardinghouse offers more than just low-cost accommodation: Free Wi-Fi internet, 24-hour reception & bar and a fully equipped guest kitchen. Whether you are traveling solo or in a group, here you will be able to mingle with people from different places and cultures before you even walk out the doors.

SMARTY Cologne City Center Hotel | Hostel | Boardinghouse is located on the left bank of the Rhine river in the cosmopolitan district of Cologne close to the lively nightlife area. It is the ideal starting point for shopping trips at Schildergasse and a quick stroll through the old town to the Cologne Cathedral. The underground stations Zülpicherplatz and Rudolfplatz are in close proximity to the hotel and take you to Cologne Main Station, to Koelnmesse and LanxessArena within only a few minutes.

SMARTY 24hrs Snack & Coffee Place
Whether after a night of partying or for the start of an exciting city tour - on the ground floor of SMARTY Cologne City Center you will find SMARTY 24hrs Snack & Coffee Place. Featuring a quick bite as well as hot and cold drinks, the Snack & Coffee Place also offers a small Breakfast2Go from 6.30 hrs onwards daily.

Hotel Features

- Best-Price-Guarantee on official website
- Perfect location: nightlife area, city center, Cologne cathedral
- Always excellent value for money
- Free Wi-Fi internet
- Popular value breakfast buffet for groups
- Choice of single, double, family rooms & dorms, all with en-suite bathroom
- 24-hour reception & hotel bar
- SMARTY 24 hrs Snack & Coffee Place
- Guest kitchen
- Washing maschine & dryer
- Luggage store room & lockers
- Public parking nearby
- Excellent access to public transport

Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Age Restriction
  • Bar
  • Bicycle hire
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Child Friendly
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free City Tour
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Late check-out
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Taxes not included
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing Machine
  • Wi-Fi

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

SMARTY Cologne City Center Terms & Conditions

Standard Cancellation policy:
You can cancel your booking free of charge up to 24 hours before arrival date.
In case of a late cancellation the property reserves the right to charge 100% of the total accommodation cost to your credit card or withhold the pre-payment made.
In case of a no show property will charge the entire outstanding amount.

Check in / check out:
Earliest check in time is 3 pm on arrival date. Of course, guests can arrive before 3 pm and leave their bags in our luggage room if required.
Check out by 11 am

Pre-authorization:
Property will pre-authorize your credit card in order to secure your booking. In case your card is invalid the property will contact you by email asking for new card details. If you do not provide them within 24 hours the property can cancel your booking.

City tax:
This tax is 5% of the whole booking amount and is not included in the given rates. You must pay city tax on top upon arrival.

Please note:
-For bookings with several beds in dorms, we do not guarantee accommodation in the same room.
- We operate a no-smoking policy throughout the building
- Maximum stay is 14 days
- You must be 18 or over to stay in a dormitory

Directions
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DIRECTIONS The fastest way to find us

Closest station: Zülpicher Straße

From Main Station (short distance ticket, 1,60 Euros)
- Take the U16 or U18 to Neumarkt (4 minutes) and change into the tram line 9 (toward Sülz)
- Get off at Zülpicher Platz (4 minutes) and walk in the direction of traffic into the students nightlife street Zülpicher Straße
- After 100 meters (after the nice church) you turn right into the Engelbertstraße
- After 300 meters you can see SMARTY Cologne City Center on the left hand side

From Cologne-Bonn Airport (CGN) (Ticket 1b, 2,40 Euros)
- Take the S-bahn line S13 to Köln-Hansaring (18 minutes)
- Change into the U15 (toward Köln-Ubierring) or U12 (toward Zollstock)
- Get off at Zülpicher Platz (6 minutes) and turn right into the students nightlife street Zülpicher Straße.
- After 100 meters (after the nice church) you turn right into the Engelbertstraße
- After 300 meters you can see SMARTY Cologne City Center on the left hand side

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