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    Ars Vivendi

    Lahnstr. 30, 51105 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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    Overview
    • Excellent2%
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    • Terrible37%
    29 Aug 2015
    “Not as bad as some peoples comments in my experiense”
    3 Aug 2015
    “Budget hotel”
    Wifi
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    Pets Allowed
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    1 - 5 of 8 reviews

    Reviewed 30 August 2015

    After reading the comments of other travellers I already was sorry that I had booked. In our experience it is not as bad as some say. Parking is difficult when you arrive in the evening but no problem when you arrive in the afternoon. Our...More

    1  Thank whitelionHaarlem
    Reviewed 3 August 2015

    The room was a bit cold and humid. Parking wasn't easy to find because the area around the hotel is quite densely populated so there is the according number of cars as well. Easy to find. The furniture were quite old.

    Thank Eva D
    Reviewed 22 December 2014 via mobile

    Stayed in this hotel for the 'weihnachtsmarkten' with a friend. And I must say that the man at the reception was really friendly and helpful and the hotel was close to the S-bahn with a good connection to downtown Cologne. The hotel itself unfortunately desperately...More

    Thank Nicolet D
    Reviewed 30 March 2012

    I cannot say how bad this hotel is. I have stayed in cheap hotels and have been ok-ish. This is a terrible terrible hotel. Broken bed which meant you had to climb during the night. Next to the busiest train line in koln which goes...More

    Thank p4okg4
    Reviewed 9 March 2012

    Stayed at the ARS Vivendi for business travel. The hotel is old, the decor the same but it is not clean and the staff was and the reception closes at night so you need a key to enter, close the fairground by train. Bad service...More

    Thank cribett
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
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    • Minibar
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    • Price range
    • US$ 101 - US$ 282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Location
    • Germany >
    • North Rhine-Westphalia >
    • Cologne
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