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Hotel Alt Deutz

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In the heart of Cologne, this hotel offers bright rooms with cosy interiors and free Wi-Fi. The KolnMesse Exhibition Centre and the Lanxess Arena are a 4-minute walk away. A cable TV, work desk and telephone with free, unlimited calls to German landlines are featured in the rooms at the Hotel Alt Deutz City-Messe-Arena. A free bottle of mineral water is offered each day. A rich continental and healthy breakfast is served each morning at the Alt Deutz. Cologne's Old Town and Cologne Cathedral can be found within 2.5 km. These are just 1 stop from Koln-Deutz Train Station, 900 metres from the hotel.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Centrally Located
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Full view
92Great for walkers
Grade: 92 out of 100
218Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
76Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Possibly the worst hotel I have stayed since my student days. The price was a complete rip off. The room was a terrible layout very small and an uncomfortable bed. The location for the exhibition centre is OK - this is the only plus point. The breakfast is a waste of money - do n
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Response from SR_Robinson_1, Manager at Hotel Alt Deutz
Responded 14 Sep 2018
Thank you for staying at Hotel Alt Deutz City-Messe-Arena. We are happy to read that you enjoyed the good location of our hotel. Please consider that due to the individual shape of our traditional building, some rooms vary in size and layout. Our prices may vary during high demand periods, e.g. during events or trade fairs - but even at trade fairs we are still a little bit cheaper than our competitiors. Regarding your comment on our popular sparkling breakfast we are actually surprised. Usually most of our guests liked our breakfast buffet. As compared to local cafes we offer a quality above average, wide choice of products and a good value for money. We regret that you did not leave our hotel happy. Should you ever be back to Cologne, we would be more than happy if you give us a second chance. Kind regards, on behalf of the entire team of Hotel Alt Deutz City-Messe-Arena, S.R. Robinson -Manager-
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Arrived this hotel today, staff was not service oriented. They charge my credit card before they let me see the reserved two rooms. The front desk located in a different building from the hotel so we had to go to the other building at the end of the street, searching reserved roo
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Response from SR_Robinson_1, Manager at Hotel Alt Deutz
Responded 14 Sep 2018
"Thank you for staying at Hotel Alt Deutz City-Messe-Arena. We do apologize for the fact that you were not fully satisfied with your visit. You had booked a room with shared bathroom at a reduced rate. These rooms are especially popular with guests who want comfortable accommodation at a very good price-performance ratio. The shared bathrooms is used by 3 rooms at most. Our various room categories, including descriptions of the rooms and bathrooms, are detailed and transparent on all portals and on our website - clearly visible when booking, as well as on our booking confirmation. We offer double and twin-bedded rooms and try to accommodate our guests’ preferences accordingly. Unfortunately we cannot guarantee such type of preference due to limited availability. Also all our rooms feature different sizes and layouts, which is due to the historical building of the hotel. The facilities of our hotel correspond to the German two-star hotel standard equipment where an elevator is not part of. However, we are happy to help older and handicapped guests with their luggage or try to book a room on the lower floors. Your note on the friendliness of our team we take very seriously. Being an owner-managed privately-run hotel, the friendliness is one of our hallmarks. If you ever change your mind and plan to be back in Cologne, we would be more than pleased to consider any preference you may have concerning the choice of the room. Kind regards, on behalf of the entire team of Hotel Alt Deutz City-Messe-Arena, S.R. Robinson -Manager-"
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Big RipOff, do not go there!!! I did book for the GamesCon in advance, paid 160€ and got a Hostel room with one bed for two people and a bathroom/toilet for three rooms to share. When I asked for another room the sold me another room for 80€ four beds as a studio! When I asked on
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Response from SR_Robinson_1, Manager at Hotel Alt Deutz
Responded 29 Aug 2018
Thank you for your stay and your feedback. We regret that you classify the city center in Cologne Deutz as a social focal point. Cologne-Deutz convinces with a lively restaurant and cafe culture and many shopping possibilities, with the excellent connection to trade fair, Lanxess Arena and city center a very good connectivity is given. You had booked a "Double Room with shared bathroom". These rooms are different from our standard double rooms, what is clearly stated on our website and the booking confirmation. Rooms with a shared bathroom are a cheaper alternative to save some money. Kind regards from Cologne, for the team of the Hotel Alt Deutz City-Messe-Arena, S.R. Robinson -Manager-
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I had booked this hotel without looking into it, which is normally a no no from myself. I read the reviews on TripAdvisor about this hotel and was disappointed thinking I had booked somewhere not so great. All this changed however when I got there. The location is beautiful and a
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Response from SR_Robinson_1, Manager at Hotel Alt Deutz
Responded 14 Aug 2018
Thank you very much for staying with us at Hotel Alt Deutz City-Messe-Arena and your kind compliment to our team. We are glad to read you enjoyed our central location as same as the cleanliness of our comfortable rooms. We would like to thank you for your appreciation of our excellent value for money room rates are updated on a daily basis and often offer unique deals. We would be happy to welcome you again in the future and will be pleased to assist with any requests you may have during your stay. Kind regards, on behalf of the entire team of Hotel Alt Deutz City-Messe-Arena, S.R. Robinson -Manager-
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I stayed here while visiting Chemspec exhibition. The rooms have everything you need - a bed to sleep, TV to relax a bit and bathroom. Breakfast was served in the restaurant 2 min wak from hotel. The location is great - close to metrostation - 5 min walk, Colognemesse - 10 min wa
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Response from SR_Robinson_1, Manager at Hotel Alt Deutz
Responded 12 Jul 2018
Herzlichen Dank für Ihren Aufenthalt im Hotel Alt Deutz City-Messe-Arena und Ihr freundliches Feedback. Wir freuen uns sehr, dass wir mit einer idealen Lage zur Kölnmesse, umgeben von vielen Restaurants und Cafes überzeugt haben und auch unsere Zimmer Ihren Erwartungen entsprochen haben. Wir hoffen, dass wir Sie bald wieder bei uns begrüßen dürfen. Herzliche Grüße aus Köln, für das Team des Hotel Alt Deutz City-Messe-Arena, S.R. Robinson -Manager-
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bathroom shared for 8 rooms about 16 persons
double bed is like a person and a half bed. a couple can't sleep there for sure
when you get up from bed you will find yourself inside the sink
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Hi I have a room booked 1-4 December. Name of burns Could I request double bed and not two singles please Could you also advise which train to get and which stop to get off for hotel from airport Thank you very much
You need to exit at the Koln Messe Deutz station. It is on the opposite side of the river from Main Bahnhof and is closer to your hotel. You can also get off at the main Bahnhof of but will have to walk across the river or take a taxi to get to hotel. As far as your bed preference, you will need to contact the hotel.
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Are there hairdryers in the rooms?
Yes confirmed.
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Ciao noi siamo in tre per i mercatini di Natale con bimba piccola secondo te me lo consigli o c'è troppo casino?
Purtroppo non sono stato li in quel periodo quindi non so come aiutarti. L'albergo è carino e la location è molto bella però non so veramente sotto natale quanto casino ci possa essere
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Dear, Is there any packing space in hotel or near hotel? it's free or charge? thank u
Dear Mrs. Lucy, Thank you for your interest shown in Hotel Alt Deutz City-Messe-Arena, Cologne. We do recommend the public garage at the nearby LanxessArena. His garage is opened 24 hours a day and offers video surveillance. It can be reached easily within three minutes by car and 3 – 5 minutes on foot. The parking fee is € 12,00 for 24 hours or € 1,30 per hour. These spots are offered directly by the garage and we cannot guarantee availability or up-to-dateness of the tariffs. However, as per our experience there has hardly been a shortage of car parking space in the past. Assistance with this matter will be offered upon check in at the hotel. Advanced reservation is not possible. Simply mention your request to our receptionist and we will be happy to guide you accordingly. Upon arrival we recommend to stop your car within the loading zone right in front of the hotel and to proceed for check in. During check-in we will be pleased to further explain the shortest way to the garage and to hand over a way description. For your own convenience we would like to ask you to unload your luggage first before leaving for the car park. Should you have any queries or require further information please do not hesitate to contact us immediately. Yours sincerely, Hotel Alt Deutz City - Messe - Arena Nick Pauly Your friendly hotel in the heart of Cologne Graf-Gessler-Strasse 13-15 & Deutzer Freiheit 99 50679 Köln
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"Choose a room in another hotel"
"You need to lift your suitcase by hand in an spiral stairs, If you like to share W/C and shower room with 8 other double rooms"
"The stairs are quite steep, so opt to book the rooms at first or second floor."
"Don't stay here!"
"I would recommend you look elsewhere and use it as a last resort."
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 55 - US$ 285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
GermanyNorth Rhine-WestphaliaCologneDeutz
NUMBER OF ROOMS
41
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