Choose your preferred language. We speak English and 41 other languages.
Brandenburger-Str. 2-4, Altstadt, 50668 Cologne, Germany – Show map
Excellent location – rated 9.4/10! (score from 482 reviews)
Rated by guests after their stay at Hotel Brandenburger Hof.
|Single Room with shared bathroom and toilet on hallway|
|Double Room with Shared Bathroom and Toilet in Hallway|
No booking fees • Save money! Best price guarantee — enter dates to see these prices!
360 properties in Cologne
Including hotels, apartments, villas and more.
482 verified reviews
They speak your language!
Hotel Brandenburger Hof's staff speaks: English, German
Booking is safe
When you book with us your details are protected by a secure connection.
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is needed).
24-Hour Front Desk, Express Check-in/Check-out, Dry Cleaning
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to room type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.
Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
One child under 6 years stays free of charge when using existing beds.
One child under 2 years stays free of charge in a crib.
Extra beds are not available.
The maximum number of cribs in a room is 1.
Pets are not allowed.
Cards accepted at this property
Hover over the cards for more info.
Based on 482 reviews
Value for money
Show reviews from:
This 3-star hotel is in the center of Cologne, a 2-minute walk from Cologne Cathedral and Cologne Main Train Station. Central am Dom has modern rooms, 2 restaurants and a bar.
Score from 896 reviews Review score
This family-run hotel is in the heart of Cologne's Old Town, 260 yards from Cologne Central Train Station. The hotel has a breakfast buffet every morning and Asian specialties for dinner.
Score from 1089 reviews Good
This hotel offers free Wi-Fi throughout the building and a breakfast buffet included in the room price. It is in the heart of Cologne, only 660 yards from Kölner Dom cathedral.
Score from 253 reviews Good
Just 325 ft from the Church of St. Ursula, this family-run hotel in Cologne features free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour front desk, and underground parking. The Cologne Cathedral is just over a quarter mile away.
Score from 1426 reviews Good
Nice for short stay, Friendly stuff
They should change their pillows and maybe even mattresses.
The location close to rail and city
Friendly staff, comfortable room would be happy to go back and stay there again.
Kindness of staff, great breakfast, cleanness
low waterpressure, noise of other guests slamming their doors
The hotel is in a great location if you come by train. Just a couple of minutes walk. Hotel staff are friendly and helpful. Breakfast provides a very nice range of nutritional choice. Overall very clean and well maintained. Good value.
Not much really. Oh, the headphone jack in the TV didn't work and WLAN wasn't always working 100% of the time.
The location is perfect for those who want to get away for a weekend in the city. The Dom is at five minutes walking distance, which brings to directly to the heart of the city. The people were nice and friendly and breakfast was exuberant.
Parking was a bit difficult. They offer you a free of charge parking place (if you reserve on time) and all of this was well taken care of. But because you park in some kind of 'back yard', it is not great if you want to explore the outer parts of the city of the region, because it's not that easy to get in and out often. But nonetheless, everything was well taken care of and the owner helped us drive out of the parking area safely, which was so nice of him.
Good location - quiet street, but very close to Dom and train station. Parking was included in price (limited availability, reservation needed). Breakfast buffet also included in price and had a good selection of fruit, cold cuts, cheese, yogurt, etc.
No wifi in rooms, bathroom very small, only one outlet in room.
Value for money
Not many private parking spaces but lots of parking possibilities all around
The hotel was very near to the train station and also the other attractions especially the gothic dom. Room and it's decorations were nice and sweet. Bathrooms are very clean although it's shared, which is very pleasant . Breakfast was extremely good, there was so many choices!! The best breakfast a hotel has offered while I'm traveling in Europe for one month plus! Definitely worth it!!
Bed is a little too soft for me maybe
I Have to say a very big thank you to all the great people who own the hotel, and to the great staff, a big IRISH THANK YOU. It was a few mins from the main station, very easy to find the beautiful attraction the city has to offer, and of course the Cathedral it is beautiful. MICHAEL
location, room condition, price, service, wifi, and breakfast! i got everything i needed at this price! was really good.
I had a single (one twin size bed) with a shower and small sink (shared toilet in the hallway). The room and hotel are impeccably clean. The location is perfect, next to the train station (3 blocks and 5 minute walk), old town (past the train station), and one block from the river walkway. There is a top-notch continental breakfast (rolls, jams, bread, cereals, fresh fruit, cheeses, meats, yogurt, juice (not fresh), coffee, and tea). Do not expect a hot breakfast though, which was fine with me. You get a soft boiled egg too. The front desk and housekeeping staff are so friendly and welcoming, willing to answer tourist questions or hold a conversation. Front desk staff all have good English. I have no complaints for the value. It is a perfect hotel for an unbelievably reasonable price if you are a solo traveler looking for a bed to sleep on while visiting Koln for sightseeing. There is a hair dryer in the room, a closet, small desk/chair, and a small flat screen TV with many german channels, 1 french channel, 1 italian channel, and 2 english channels (CNN and BBC). Maybe more, but that is what I noticed. S13 tram takes you straight to Koln airport from train station in 15 minutes. Leaves at least twice hourly for 2.80 euros. Highly recommend. (Don't expect the Marriott though, which is one block away and 3-4x the price).
The door for the room uses a traditional key mechanism and requires turning the key to turn the latch. You cannot turn the knob. Therefore, when you pull the door shut, you have to pull it hard to engage the latch. This makes a loud bang, which can be heard at night if a neighbor comes/goes, e.g. toilet. Some thoughtful neighbors will use the key to rotate the latch before pulling the door shut. The beds are fine, but the mattresses are bit on the hard side. Some shampoo is provided (in packet), buy you may want to bring your own. There is no elevator, so you will need to carry your suitcase up some stairs (mine was up 3 flights of stairs). None of this was a big deal for me though, but you should know this before booking.
This hotel is just perfect for a single traveller on a budget using public transport! This place even beats more expensive hotels I've stayed at in Cologne.
The breakfast was excellent-nicely presented
This hotel was very centrally located, approximately 5 minutes walk to the Dom and main shopping area. It was about 2 minutes walk to the main train station. The street was very quiet and the room was clean.
Parking was not ideal as you could not park in front of the hotel. It was an 8 minute walk to the closest decent parking area, which cost 4 euro per day. The breakfast was mediocre, the bread was stale or too sugary.
Great location, very good breakfast, easy and convenient to access to most attractions in the city. Wifi works well.
Location, breakfast, free parking
No tea/coffee facilities in room
Good location - comfortable room and excellent buffet breakfast.
Wi-Fi quality poor but cannot complain as free!
Very helpful staff, no hassles and overfriendliness. A very simple warm room with all necessary requirements and most important - very quiet room...
Vibrations when other people shut their doors hard.
Proximity to railway station, quiet situation, Comfortable bed and room.
High step into shower
location breakfast was amazing bed was comfy room spacious for 1 person
my room was next to the bathroom, and so was my head so woke up every time someone needed the loo in the night.
Near railway station, quiet street, clean and tidy, good breakfast. Very pleasant two night stay.
centre of Cologne clean and comfortable nice staff quiet
We've negotiated with thousands of hotels to get the very best deals. We call them Secret Deals and they only last for a limited time.
You can get these deals for free by subscribing to our newsletters. You can even choose your favorite destinations to receive personalized deals.
Don't worry – your email address is safe with us. We'll never share your private information and you can unsubscribe at any time.