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Novum Hotel Ahl Meerkatzen Köln Altstadt, Cologne

3-star3 stars
Mathiasstrasse 21, Cologne, NW, 50676, Germany

City-center hotel within walking distance of Chocolate Museum
  • Free breakfast and free WiFi
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Great location
Tasty breakfast
Room needs to be improved
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Novum Hotel Ahl Meerkatzen Köln Altstadt, Cologne

from $46
  • Standard Double Room Single Use
  • Standard Double Room
  • Economy Single Room
  • Single Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Double Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Standard Triple Room

What’s around Novum Hotel Ahl Meerkatzen Köln Altstadt, Cologne


  • In Innenstadt
  • Cologne Cathedral - 15 min walk
  • Cologne Trade Fair Grounds - 21 min walk
  • LANXESS Arena - 26 min walk
  • Haymarket - 5 min walk
  • Alter Markt - 8 min walk
  • Chocolate Museum - 8 min walk
  • Museum Ludwig - 11 min walk

Getting around

  • Cologne (CGN-Cologne - Bonn) - 14 min drive
  • Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.) - 45 min drive
  • Cologne Central Station - 14 min walk
  • Cologne Messe-Deutz Station - 20 min walk
  • Cologne Süd Station - 23 min walk
  • Heumarkt U-Bahn - 4 min walk
  • Severinstrasse U-Bahn - 7 min walk
  • Poststrasse U-Bahn - 10 min walk
  • Onsite parking not available

About Novum Hotel Ahl Meerkatzen Köln Altstadt, Cologne

Free WiFi close to Wallraf-Richartz-Museum

Old Town Cologne

Novum Hotel Ahl Meerkatzen Köln Altstadt is located in the Old Town South area of central Cologne, an 8-minute walk from Severinstr Tram Station. The landmark Cologne Cathedral is 13 minutes away on foot, and you can walk 8 minutes to see the exhibits at Wallraf-Richartz-Museum.

12 beautiful churches

Old Town brims with cultural hotspots, including the Cologne Opera and the Museum Ludwig, which features works by Picasso and Warhol. History abounds as well - there are the famous 12 Romanesque churches, each centuries old, and Brühl Castle, which offers guided tours.

WiFi included

The Novem is a modern hotel with some medieval style flourishes, down to the Gothic decor and knight's suit of armor in the lobby. The friendly multilingual staff can help you find your way 24 hours a day, and you can fill up each morning with the popular breakfast buffet.

Free WiFi and cable TV

The 38 guestrooms at Novem Hotel provide a simple yet comfortable place to relax, and family rooms have separate sleeping areas. You can unwind after a day of sightseeing with some cable shows on the flat-screen TV, and free WiFi makes it easy to stay connected.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 38 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

WiFi rated good

  • Great for browsing, email, and gaming



  • No parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free breakfast daily
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 1264
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • German

In the room

Sleep well
  • Soundproofed rooms
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
Be entertained
  • TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Novum Hotel Ahl Meerkatzen Köln Altstadt, Cologne’s small print

Also known as

  • Altstadt Köln
  • Köln Novum Hotel
  • Novum Ahl Meerkatzen Köln Altstadt
  • Novum Ahl Meerkatzen Köln Altstadt Cologne
  • Novum Hotel Ahl Meerkatzen Köln Altstadt
  • Novum Hotel Ahl Meerkatzen Köln Altstadt Cologne
  • Novum Hotel Köln
  • Novum Hotel Köln Altstadt

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • A city tax is imposed by the city of Cologne. Business travelers with proof of business-related travel are exempt from this tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A 5 percent city/local tax will be charged

Optional extras

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of EUR 15.00 (subject to availability)

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of EUR 15.00 (subject to availability)

Parking is available nearby and costs EUR 13.00 per 24 hours

Rollaway beds are available for an additional charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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