We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Ibis Koeln Messe

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Ibis Koeln Messe
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

591 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 137: English reviews
Start your review of Ibis Koeln Messe
 Click to rate
Milan, Italy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good price, good quality. Little rooms but very clean and very quiet hotel. The only inconvenient was the lack of a refrigerator in rooms (it will be very useful a small refrigerator). We have enjoyed our trip to Koln and our stay in Ibis Koln Messe.

Review collected in partnership with Accorhotels.com
Thank danielaelenar2017
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

How much more can you expect! We chose the IBIS hotel for our stay in Cologne because it's located close to the Lanxess arena. The main reason for our visit was an ice hockey game of the Cologne Sharks! But even the train station Cologne Deutz and the Deutzer bridge are in walking distance. The train ride to downtown Cologne...

Thank Hanno T
About Hotel's Favourite Review
Makati, Philippines
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Cologne for a few days to attend a conference. Ibis Koeln Messe was conveniently close (around a 5-minute walk) to the Congress Centrum, where the conference took place. It's also near the tram stop and the Koeln Messe train station. Just a word of caution - if you're arriving by train and walking to the hotel, the journey...

Thank Dianne S
Zlin, Czech Republic
Reviewed 31 December 2016

This is a backup review. On our return drive on our UK visit, we rested overnight in this hotel. Our last visit was good as was one. Very comfortable rooms and general facilities. Good breakfast next morning from 6.30 am. Secure underground parking at 8 euros a night. Good strong free Wifi. I will be using this hotel again. Highly...

Thank MartinZlin
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2016

The Ibis Koeln Messe is in a central location with easy transport links to other areas of Cologne. The room was comfortable however during our stay we had two days without hot water, the shower had hairs in it from the previous guests and some of the towels in the room appeared to be dirty. I quite often stay in...

Review collected in partnership with Accorhotels.com
Thank Samantha C
Ashford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Hotel was clean and we have no complaints about the food. However both the hotel and staff were characterless. No happy faces and service was at times very slow. The reception, bar and restaurant are all in one and there is very little comfortable seating to enjoy a drink. This is ideal for a one night business B&B, but not...

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Review collected in partnership with Accorhotels.com
Thank 521jakubt
le mans
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The hotel room was comfortable and quiet. Plus the buffet breakfast was good. Just still some difficulties to get a pass to the room that works every time. Need to go back to the reception to get the pass work again.

Review collected in partnership with Accorhotels.com
Thank laurec293
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I visited Cologne last week for the PJ Harvey concert at the Palladium. And I didn't want to go all the way back home alone at night by train. So I searched for hotels that are affordable and close to the Palladium and a major train station. So IBIS KÖLN MESSE was perfect for me. It's affordable and walking distance...

1Thank Farah S
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2016

You stay at an Ibis for only a few reasons, your company books it, you can't afford anywhere else, or everywhere else is full. It is what it is, its basic, the rooms are small, the bathroom a plastic pod that is stuck into the room. Don't go expecting to be able to swing your cat, or have a lot...

Thank Dont_Panic11

65 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (39)
Bathroom (12)
View from Room (1)
Room/Suite (12)
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Dining (3)
Other (6)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (26)
Dining (3)
Room/Suite (3)
Hotel & Grounds (6)
Other (14)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Cologne hotels
Ibis Budget Koln Messe
#51 of 262 in Cologne
657 reviews
Dorint An der Messe Koln
Dorint An der Messe Koln
#35 of 262 in Cologne
647 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
BURNS Fair And More
BURNS Fair And More
#53 of 262 in Cologne
183 reviews
Holiday Inn Express Koln-Mulheim
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
GreenPartner Learn More
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Ibis Koeln City Messe Arena hotel is in the centre of Cologne, a few min on foot from the old city, easily accessible from the motorway or by public transport. Close to the cathedral, the Exhibition Centre and the KOELNARENA, the recently built hotel has 180 air-conditioned rooms (3 are adapted for disabled guests). Wifi access, a restaurant, a bar, snacks 24/24, a terrace and private pay parking are at your disposal. The airport is 12 km away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ibis Koeln Messe

Address: Bruegelmannstr. 1, 50679 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Region: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Cologne
Price Range: ₹ 3,406 - ₹ 6,813 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ibis Koeln Messe 3*
Number of rooms: 180
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Agoda, Priceline, ACCOR and Hotel.de so you can book your Ibis Koeln Messe reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Ibis Koeln City Messe Arena Hotel Cologne
Ibis Hotel Cologne
Hotel Style:
#7 Best Value Hotel in Cologne
#10 Family Hotel in Cologne
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Ibis Koeln Messe staff and other travellers.
6 questions
Ask a question
Makati, Philippines
6 months ago
over a year ago
over a year ago

See all questions (6)

Questions? Get answers from Ibis Koeln Messe staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“All seemed similar”
 of 5 bubbles L8772JQpault, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rear rooms overlook an office block so not much noise. However, the road on the front is not a through road so not too much traffic”
 of 5 bubbles JohnEssex1957, 7 Jul 2015 | Read review
“The rooms are very basic, so choosing a room for a great view does not apply as this hotel sits in an industrial area.”
 of 5 bubbles ArmyBratTraveler, 14 Apr 2015 | Read review
“All rooms were similar, quiet all round”
 of 5 bubbles christophers177, 21 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Five floors, so go for the 5th floor, in case you need to open the window.”
 of 5 bubbles L592YNdavidt, 10 Sep 2014 | Read review
5 of 5