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Hotel Sandmanns

#88 of 260 Hotels in Cologne
Certificate of Excellence
05/06/2017 06/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Air Conditioning wasn't turned on or didn't work. Had to open the windows for some fresh air in 80 degree F evening and had to listen to conversations on the street and street traffic. The location is very convenient to the train station. Our $245 rooms did not include breakfast. This was the cheapest hotel we could find months in...

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La Coruna, Spain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i could not believe what happened here. I arrived, i could reception to go to my room. They give me instrucciones, but the box outside does not work. and laughing at me they tell me i have to look for another hotel, and that they did not give me back the money. late night in a cold night, and i...

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Turned up at the hotel at 7pm, and was told by a rude staff member that my room was given away, because i was late ( even though they state on their website that you can check in till 8pm ). Was told they are full and nothing can be done about it. So I was stranded in Cologne, alone...

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2Thank Alexandra2442
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Hotel is so clean, confortable and curiosly decorated. Location is perfect in the city centrum. It is no noisy and staff was so kind and polite. Without doubts if We are coming back to Köln we will stay in Sandmanns again.

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Sussex
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Easy to walk to from central station and right by the cathedral and shops. Rooms are well kept and the bathrooms in good condition. Tea and coffee in room which is quite unusual. Breakfast is good in small cafe style room at street level. Proprietors speak good English and very helpful. It is important to get to hotel at a...

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Reviewed 7 September 2016

Nice room with a desert theme and comfortable bed, good up-to-date TV and shower, and well placed shelves and desk. There were biscuits, a choice of teas and even soup!? Great location just around the corner from the absolutely gorgeous cathedral. Nice place from which to explore the city. The owner/receptionist was very friendly and spoke great English.

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Hamburg
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I booked the Sandmann because it looked nice and has a good location. In my booking order I wrote them that I will arrive in the morning and asked if it would be possible to maybe check in early. No response. A few days prior to my trip I received the booking reminder where I noticed that check in time...

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

In June we visited a dear friend playing in the Musical 'Bodyguard' (by the way: it's awesome) . So we were looking for a nice place to stay in the city center and I found the Sandmann. We reservated a room with balcony and enjoyed the view on the cathedral. I absolutely recommend to do so, because it gives you...

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Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

My flight was delayed. Arrived at 8.45 to the hotel in darkness. Called the number, and after 30 minutes of no answer eventually was " you didn't arrive before 6pm so we gave your room away, goodbye" and hung up. I rang again to explain, same answer! "will you help me find an alternative hotel, it's now 9.15pm and I'm...

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3Thank Alan D
Vancouver, BC
Reviewed 25 September 2015

The hotel where I normally stay in Cologne was full and Sandmanns came up as an interesting option. Well, it's now my favorite hotel. Superb location, the staff is outstanding, great breakfast and the room was wonderful. The place has been recently updated and it's clean, modern and warm. The rate was competitive and the breakfast was excellent. It's close...

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Additional Information about Hotel Sandmanns

Address: An den Dominikanern 7, 50668 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Region: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Cologne > Altstadt-Nord
Price Range: RM400 - RM1,259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Sandmanns 3*
Number of rooms: 39
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#26 Romantic Hotel in Cologne
#32 Business Hotel in Cologne
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“Don't get a room on the street side of the hotel”
skipbeasley49, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“the worst situation of my hole life, and i have travelled the 5 continents”
inmensity, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Not sure if there are rooms not to the street, but I would recommend one of these if available.”
HDBGermany, 4 May 2013 | Read review
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