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Motel One Köln-Mediapark
Am Kuempchenshof 2, Cologne, NW
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The price is $88 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (261 reviews)

"clean rooms, great breakfast, great value for money"…"

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2019

Motel One Köln-Mediapark
Radisson Blu Hotel, Cologne
4.5 out of 5
Messe Kreisel 3, Cologne, NW
The price is $75 per night
4/5Very Good! (220 reviews)

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Reviewed on Feb 7, 2020

Radisson Blu Hotel, Cologne
Brandenburger Hof
3 out of 5
Brandenburger Str. 2-4, Cologne, NW
The price is $75 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (336 reviews)
It’s ok for a quick trip

"There for the trade show People were nice Place was average Room was average You get what you pay for"…"

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2019

Brandenburger Hof
ibis Köln Messe
2.5 out of 5
Brügelmannstr 1, Cologne, NW
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The price is $67 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (210 reviews)

"Staff was amazing but room was ok. Would recommend if travelling alone or on business trip."…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2019

ibis Köln Messe
Boutique 009 Köln-City
3.5 out of 5
Ursulaplatz 9-11, Cologne, NW
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The price is $62 per night
3.9/5Good! (2,015 reviews)

"I am impressed about the cleanliness of the hotel. I did not try the breakfast, but eating outside was not expensive. I would recommend to eat outside since there are many restaurants or café nearby, so you can feel the local. The location of hotel is perfect in which you can walk to many landmarks ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

Boutique 009 Köln-City
Senats Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Unter Goldschmied 9-17, Cologne, NW
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3.8/5Good! (900 reviews)
Would stay again!

"Clean, comfortable and central - what more could I ask for?"…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

Senats Hotel
Centro Hotel Royal
3 out of 5
Hansaring 96, Cologne, NW
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The price is $55 per night
3.7/5Good! (478 reviews)
Loved it

"Great hotel, a bit old fashioned but I liked that :) great value and love the neighbourhood"…"

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2020

Centro Hotel Royal
Callas Hotel am Dom
3 out of 5
Hohe Strasse 137, Cologne, NW
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The price is $73 per night
3.7/5Good! (674 reviews)

"Great location and great hotel for the price. Staff were excellent and looked after us very well. Will be staying here again"…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Callas Hotel am Dom
Novum Hotel Mariella Airport
3 out of 5
Hauptstr. 369, Cologne, NW
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3.6/5Good! (605 reviews)
Lift not available

"Nice and comfortable stay. Bed was slightly softer than usual. The lift was not working, so have to climb the stairs up to the 6th level. Not recommended for those who have difficulties in climbing stairs and bringing large luggages."…"

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2019

Novum Hotel Mariella Airport
Bürgerhofhotel Köln
3 out of 5
Bürgerstraße 16-18, Cologne, NW
The price is $73 per night
3.5/5Good! (135 reviews)
good experience

"An hotel well located and ease of navigation. The shopping malls and restaurants are just by the corner. Tourist sites and museum within 5 minutes walk"…"

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2020

Bürgerhofhotel Köln
a&o Köln Dom
2 out of 5
Komodienstr 19-21, Cologne, NW
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The price is $45 per night
3.5/5Good! (242 reviews)
Comfortable in Great Location

"The room was small but spotlessly clean and the beds were really comfortable. All we did was sleep and shower in the room so no need for any extras. The private bathroom was also spotless. The hostel is perfectly located beside the main train station and the Cathedral so within short walking distance ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2019

a&o Köln Dom
City Hotel Storch
Gladbacher Str. 32, Cologne, NW
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The price is $56 per night
3.4/5Good! (383 reviews)

"Ideal for my purposes, all the facilities I required. Clean, well presented and within very easy reach of bars/restaurants, main station and exhibition centre. My room was a compact, single, sufficient storage and hanging space for my 2 night stay."…"

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2019

City Hotel Storch
Novum Hotel Leonet Köln Altstadt
3 out of 5
Rubensstrasse 33, Cologne, NW
The price is $58 per night
3.4/5Good! (1,514 reviews)

"This hotel is a quaint property, well-located in Köln between the Belgian district and Neumarkt. The staff was agreeable and spoke a range of languages. It is a good option for a moderate price."…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Novum Hotel Leonet Köln Altstadt
Black Sheep Hostel Cologne
2 out of 5
Barbarossaplatz 1, Cologne, NW
The price is $64 per night
3.4/5 (87 reviews)

"The kitchen could be maintained a lot more cleaner. Also the hostel does not have a card machine which can be quite difficult for someone who paid online through the website and reaches there to know that they have to pay the same amount in cash."…"

Reviewed on Dec 26, 2019

Black Sheep Hostel Cologne
Novum Hotel Ahl Meerkatzen Köln Altstadt
3 out of 5
Mathiasstrasse 21, Cologne, NW
The price is $44 per night
3.3/5 (921 reviews)
Great Place to Stay

"Fantastic overall. Reception staff were very friendly. Room was lovely and clean - no fridge or air con that I could see. Breakfast was free and it was fairly decent for a hotel breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

Novum Hotel Ahl Meerkatzen Köln Altstadt
Boutique 003 Köln am DOM
An Den Dominikanern 3, Cologne, NW
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The price is $60 per night
3.3/5 (1,406 reviews)
city center

"Perfect location if you are walking and using public transportation. Simple small space, renovations look good."…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

Boutique 003 Köln am DOM
SMARTY Cologne City Center
2 out of 5
Engelbertstrasse 33-35, Cologne, NW
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The price is $50 per night
3.1/5 (427 reviews)

"I wouldn’t advise this as a place for solo travellers looking to meet people. It’s basically hotel rooms with as many beds crammed in as possible. It’s a little close quartered if you’re sharing with strangers! If you just want a bed for then I guess it’s alright. In my room there were no sockets ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2020

SMARTY Cologne City Center
Domspatz Hotel | Boardinghouse
An Den Dominikanern 1, Cologne, NRW
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The price is $51 per night
3.1/5 (64 reviews)

"If you want to drop your luggage off early, before check in, you have to walk a few blocks to another place."…"

Reviewed on Dec 22, 2019

Domspatz Hotel | Boardinghouse
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Cheap Hotels in Cologne

Cologne offers a variety of cheap accommodations and places to visit, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. In addition to its well-known attractions like Cologne Cathedral and Romano-Germanic Museum, this destination is home to Stadtgarten and Volksgarten, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're hunting for places to stay in Cologne that won't break the bank, the 70 budget accommodations in the area give you plenty of possibilities. These options offer competitive rates and have positive reviews from bargain-minded travelers:

Centro Hotel Royal - 3-star hotel. You'll find free buffet breakfast and free WiFi at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its overall condition and helpful staff.

Novum Hotel Leonet Köln Altstadt - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its proximity to shops and overall condition. It offers free WiFi.

Novum Hotel Mariella Airport - At this 3-star hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi and free newspapers. Reviews mention the proximity to public transportation and clean rooms.

Premiere Classe Koeln-West - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its convenient parking and overall condition. It offers free WiFi, free parking, and air conditioning.

Planning Your Trip to Cologne

Still deciding on travel dates? Find out more about the local climate with these monthly averages so you can make the most of your money.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 71°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March, and December, with an average temperature of 29°F
  • Rainiest months: July, August, June, and October, with an average rainfall of 2.46 inches
  • Driest months: March, February, April, and December, with an average rainfall of 1.64 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Cologne

Cologne attracts visitors with its abundant cafés and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as United Nations and Cologne Cathedral, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Alter Markt, or hunt for bargains with some shopping at Hohe Strasse and Schildergasse.

Cologne is also notable for its:
  • Museums
  • Shopping
  • Historical sites
  • Cultural attractions

Getting Around Cologne

The nearest airport is in Cologne (CGN-Cologne - Bonn), situated 7.9 mi (12.7 km) away from the city center. If that doesn't suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.), which is 24.6 mi (39.7 km) away. You can access metro transit at Appellhofplatz Breite Strasse U-Bahn, Neumarkt U-Bahn, and Heumarkt U-Bahn. If you want to see more of the area, hop aboard a train from Cologne Central Station, Cologne Hansaring Station, or Cologne West Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Cologne like for travelers on a budget?
Cologne has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. In addition to its well-known attractions like Cologne Cathedral and Cologne Trade Fair Grounds, this destination is home to Flora Cologne and Forstbotanischer Garten Koln, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Cologne?
Based on reviews, Novum Hotel Mariella Airport is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free newspapers. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Centro Hotel Royal and Boutique 009 Köln-City.
What's the weather like in Cologne?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 61°F, while the coldest months are February and January with an average of 37°F. Average annual rainfall for Cologne is 25 inches.
What is there to see and do in Cologne?
Cologne attracts visitors with its abundant cafés and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Cologne Cathedral and Cologne Trade Fair Grounds, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Alter Markt, or enjoy the outdoors at Flora Cologne and Forstbotanischer Garten Koln.
What's the best way to get around Cologne?
The most convenient airport is 7.9 mi (12.7 km) away from the center in Cologne (CGN-Cologne - Bonn). However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can book a flight to Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.), located 24.6 mi (39.7 km) away. Take advantage of metro transit at Appellhofplatz Breite Strasse U-Bahn, Neumarkt U-Bahn, and Heumarkt U-Bahn. If you want to journey outside of the area, ride aboard a train from Cologne Central Station, Cologne Hansaring Station, or Cologne West Station.

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