Get an overview of this hotel4-star Cologne hotel in Old Town, near Volkstheater Millowitsch


Located in Old Town, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Friesenplatz, Volkstheater Millowitsch, and Cologne Cathedral. Romano-Germanic Museum and Wallraf-Richartz-Museum are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this hotel has a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking, a business center, and meeting rooms.

Room Amenities

All 103 rooms offer free WiFi, free minibar items, and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find wired Internet, room service, and coffee makers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 4-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms.

Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. 4 meeting rooms are available. This Cologne hotel also offers a terrace, multilingual staff, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Mercure Hotel Köln City Friesenstraße has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 4 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 103 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Wired internet access ( 18 EUR per night )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired high-speed internet ( 18 EUR per day )


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Minibar (stocked, free items) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Elferrat - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Elferrat - Onsite bar.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at Midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

No rollaway/extra beds available


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • A 5 percent city/local tax will be charged
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
The city of Cologne imposes a culture tax (Kulturförderabgabe) of 5%. Business travelers may be exempt from this tax and need to contact the hotel for further information or ask the hotel at check-in. Guests can contact the property using the information contained in the confirmation received after booking.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 19 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): EUR 18 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: EUR 18 per day (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 18 per day
  • Pet fee: EUR 10 per pet, per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

National Rating

Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Germany. This property is rated 4 stars.

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