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le mans
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel room was comfortable and quiet. Plus the buffet breakfast was good. Just still some difficulties to get a pass to the room that works every time. Need to go back to the reception to get the pass work again.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

I visited Cologne last week for the PJ Harvey concert at the Palladium. And I didn't want to go all the way back home alone at night by train. So I searched for hotels that are affordable and close to the Palladium and a major train station. So IBIS KÖLN MESSE was perfect for me. It's affordable and walking distance... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

You stay at an Ibis for only a few reasons, your company books it, you can't afford anywhere else, or everywhere else is full. It is what it is, its basic, the rooms are small, the bathroom a plastic pod that is stuck into the room. Don't go expecting to be able to swing your cat, or have a lot... More 

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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here during dmexco and locationwise it was close to perfect. Like a strong 10min walk to Deutz train station and a slow 10min walk to the fairground. The room was simple, small but clean and sufficient with one of those bathroom units built in. Bathroom was ok but felt a bit like an airplane toilet. Internet was good... More 

Thank nik_getmygrubon
1 review
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Generally had a good stay at this hotel. Stayed here for 5 nights while my husband was attending a conference at the congress centrum koelnmesse. Very accessible to public transportation. Good room size with basic amenities. No safe, no ref at the rooms though. Breakfast is the same..every.single.day. Tried asking for help from a front desk staff regarding the best... More 

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Thank cjrflorentino
1 review
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I had really big problems with internet connection at the hotel. I paid for internet service at the room but it was an absolute disaster. I informed receptionist that I have a lot of work to do but my internet is not working at all. I was given telephone number of the supplier but they were not much help at... More 

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Thank rasaj0001
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7 reviews
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We spent 5 days in this clean, calm and central hotel. The ONLY thing was the AC who did not work (in our room) During the weekend there was the Amphi festival and the hotel was a popular spot for attendents. We hade our bikes with us and it took about 10 min to get to the kölnerdom.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Ibis Koeln City Messe Arena hotel is in the centre of Cologne, a few min on foot from the old city, easily accessible from the motorway or by public transport. Close to the cathedral, the Exhibition Centre and the KOELNARENA, the recently built hotel has 180 air-conditioned rooms (3 are adapted for disabled guests). Wifi access, a restaurant, a bar, snacks 24/24, a terrace and private pay parking are at your disposal. The airport is 12 km away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ibis Koeln Messe

Address: Bruegelmannstr. 1, 50679 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Region: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Cologne
Price Range: RM241 - RM464 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ibis Koeln Messe 3*
Number of rooms: 180
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Ibis Koeln City Messe Arena Hotel Cologne
Ibis Hotel Cologne
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#8 Best Value Hotel in Cologne
#10 Family Hotel in Cologne
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“Rear rooms overlook an office block so not much noise. However, the road on the front is not a through road so not too much traffic”
 of 5 bubbles JohnEssex1957, 7 Jul 2015 | Read review
“The rooms are very basic, so choosing a room for a great view does not apply as this hotel sits in an industrial area.”
 of 5 bubbles ArmyBratTraveler, 14 Apr 2015 | Read review
“All rooms were similar, quiet all round”
 of 5 bubbles christophers177, 21 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Five floors, so go for the 5th floor, in case you need to open the window.”
 of 5 bubbles L592YNdavidt, 10 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Room 423, I guess it's like all the others, but it faces the back so there is no noise.”
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 of 5 bubbles Nimrod-W, 8 Oct 2013 | Read review
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