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Köln - Riehl City Hostel

An der Schanz 14, Cologne, 50735, Germany

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Overall Rating 99%

From 6 Reviews

Hostel rating (6)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 96%
Cleanliness 100%
Location 98%
Security 100%
Service 100%
Comfort 100%
Green rating 100%

Cologne-Deutz City-Hostel - exciting, cosmopolitan and right in the center of everything.

  • Dorm
    From €33.40
  • Private
    From €80.80
10 or more people?

Cologne Hostel

Hostel Cologne

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Köln - Riehl City Hostel is situated on the edge of a park in the Rhine meadows of Riehl. The riverside path is ideal for cycling or inline skating. The Cologne hostel is on a direct underground connection just 200m away and it only takes 9 minutes to the city.

All rooms have modern furniture and a private bathroom. Enjoy the breakfast buffet and you can buy drinks and snacks at the hostel cafe. There's also a TV room, internet facilities and a barbecue.

Famous attractions nearby include: cathedral, museums eg Romano-Germanic, Museum Ludwig, Odysséum, Chocolate Museum, Sports and Olympic Museum, opera, theatre, a zoo and you can take boat trips from Cologne city centre, go to see the football or go for a relaxing walk in the nearby green areas. Köln - Riehl City Hostel offers a range of trips and activities for individual travellers, families and groups.


Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • Unaccompanied children under the age of 16 can be accommodated only with a letter from a parent or legal guardian providing permission for the child's unsupervised stay.
  • Children under the age of 1 stay free.
  • Children under the age of qualify for a discount on the advertised price at check-in.
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Disco
  • Garden
  • TV room
  • Table tennis / ping pong
  • Terrace / patio


  • Elevator / Lift
  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Café/Bistro

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi - Charges Apply

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Conference Facilities
  • Cycle Rental
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Lockers Available - At Reception
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

Open 24 hours

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +49-221-767081

Fax. +49-221-761555

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Cologne Cathedral (2 to 3km)
  • Opera, Philharmonics, Theatre (3 to 5km)
  • Zoo (500m to 1km)

See the full list of attractions



I had a wonderful stay abosolutley Fantabolous.


Avatar for Afaghieh


Tue 26 Jul 2016

couldn't be any better!


Avatar for ACJM


Wed 27 Apr 2016

The room was beautiful, with a view of the river!!! The staff were so friendly and helpful--so nice I really appreciated it. I loved the advice for public transportation and loved that I could buy a ticket at the desk--what a great service.


Avatar for anne


Sun 03 Jan 2016

Lovly, real nice interior. I liked specielly the rooms very, very much. Food, pub, everything else also so nice. And the closness to the river!


Avatar for Fredrik


Tue 10 Nov 2015

Lovly, real nice interior. I liked specielly the rooms very, very much. Food, pub, everything else also so nice. And the closness to the river!


Avatar for Fredrik


Tue 10 Nov 2015


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (More than 10km)
  • Cinema (2 to 3km)
  • City Centre (2 to 3km)
  • Cycle trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Gym (Less than 500m)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Local market (1 to 2km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (2 to 3km)
  • Nightlife (2 to 3km)
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Restaurants (2 to 3km)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (At or next to the hostel)
  • Shopping area / Mall (2 to 3km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (1 to 2km)
  • Theatre (2 to 3km)
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site (2 to 3km)
  • Water park (More than 10km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

From Airport Cologne-Bonn take train to Cologne Central Station. Then take underground U18 to Boltensternstraße.
From the city centre go north along the west bank of the Rhine for 3km.
Piers are located towards the city centre (about 1km - 4km).
Boltensternstraße stop, 500m walk.
Parking for cars and coaches nearby.
Cologne Central Station is 3km or 9 minutes by underground.

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