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DJH City-Hostel Köln-Riehl, Cologne

2-star2 stars
An Der Schanz 14CologneNW50735Germany

Riverfront hostel in Nippes with restaurant, bar/lounge
  • Free breakfast and free WiFi in lobby
  • Very nice staff. This is a hostel, so don't expect a five-star room. Everything was…Nov 21, 2015
  • not good, my children were accuse and the police got involve before the member of staff…Sep 9, 2015
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DJH City-Hostel Köln-Riehl, Cologne

from $73
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At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 169 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 7 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
Guests are required to be members of Hostelling International or an affiliate, such as German Youth Hostel Association. Guests must present a valid membership card at check-in. Guests who are not members may purchase a membership online or at the reception desk at check-in. Fees are EUR 7 per guest under age 27 per year, and EUR 22.50 per guest age 27 or older or per family with children under 26 (fees subject to change without notice). Special membership fees may be available for schools, clubs, and other institutions. Members from outside Germany are subject to the regulations in their country of origin, but non-members from abroad can also purchase welcome stamps at this hostel. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Children (3 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas



  • Free nearby parking

Other information

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

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Basketball on site
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
Working away
  • Number of meeting rooms - 9
  • Conference space size (feet) - 9128
  • Conference space size (meters) - 848
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 1981
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden

In the room

Home comforts
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Partially open bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Daily housekeeping

Special features


Onsite venue - This buffet restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

DJH City-Hostel Köln-Riehl, Cologne’s small print

Also known as

  • City-Hostel Köln-Riehl
  • DJH City-Hostel Köln-Riehl
  • DJH City-Hostel Köln-Riehl Cologne
  • DJH City-Hostel Köln-Riehl Hostel
  • DJH City-Hostel Köln-Riehl Hostel Cologne
  • DJH Köln-Riehl
  • DJH Köln-Riehl City-Hostel
  • Köln-Riehl DJH

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

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

What’s around DJH City-Hostel Köln-Riehl, Cologne


  • In Nippes
  • Cologne Cable Car - 14 min walk
  • Cologne Zoo - 18 min walk
  • Musical Dome - 40 min walk
  • Hohenzollern Bridge - 42 min walk
  • Cologne Cathedral - 2.2 mi / 3.5 km
  • Great St. Martin Church - 2.3 mi / 3.7 km
  • Romano-Germanic Museum - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km

Getting around

  • Cologne (CGN-Cologne - Bonn) - 16 min drive
  • Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.) - 36 min drive
  • Cologne-Mülheim Station - 6 min drive
  • Cologne Hansaring Station - 7 min drive
  • Cologne Central Station - 8 min drive
  • Boltensternstrasse U-Bahn - 4 min walk
  • Slabystrasse U-Bahn - 13 min walk
  • Zoo-Flora U-Bahn - 13 min walk
  • Free parking nearby

DJH City-Hostel Köln-Riehl, Cologne

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