EuroCheapo's guide to hotels in Cologne
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As Germany's fourth largest city, Cologne (Köln) is a major attraction, with world-class museums, art galleries, universities and, of course, one very famous cathedral. Fortunately for budget travelers, Cologne can be visited affordably, as the city is home to dozens of one-, two- and three-star hotels that won’t break the bank.
Getting started: To find the right hotel for your travel dates, do a search in the box above or click through to see a list of our recommended hotels. If you’d like a little help in choosing a neighborhood, read this quick neighborhood overview.
From our Cologne blog
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In April this year, Deutsche Bahn (in cooperation with Polish partners) launched a cross-border IC Bus service linking Berlin and Kraków — with stops along the way in Wroclaw and Katowice. Departure is from Berlin at ... read
Train stations are just like airports. Some are great spots for making connections, others make that change of train (or plane) rather less memorable. Change trains in Cologne and, even with just a dozen minutes between ... read
- Getting Around Cologne
With a far-reaching public transportation system and commuter rail, its easy to get around Cologne by bus, tram, or train. Walking is also a great option within the city center, or take a cab for long distances and late-night journeys.
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