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1 room, 2 adults

die wohngemeinschaft Hostel

Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
Richard-Wagner-Straße 39, Cologne, 50674, Germany

Hostel with bar/lounge, near Neumarkt
  • Free WiFi
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
  • The room was great and the staff is very nice. Too bad it doesn't have an ensuite…Jun 10, 2019
  • Great, themed rooms and very comfy bunks with a privacy curtain. My stay was way too…Jan 25, 2019

die wohngemeinschaft Hostel

  • Design Shared Dormitory, Women only (1 bed 6 dorm)
  • Design Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (1 bed in 6 bed dorm)
  • Design Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (1 bed in 8 bed dorm)
  • Design Single Room
  • Design Double Room
  • Design Triple Room
  • Design Quadruple Room

What’s around die wohngemeinschaft Hostel


  • In Innenstadt
  • Cologne Cathedral (24-minute walk)
  • Cologne Trade Fair Grounds (38-minute walk)
  • Neumarkt (11-minute walk)
  • University of Cologne (18-minute walk)
  • Haymarket (24-minute walk)
  • Alter Markt (25-minute walk)
  • Museum Ludwig (26-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Cologne (CGN-Cologne - Bonn) 17-min drive
  • Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.) 50-min drive
  • Cologne West Station 12-min walk
  • Cologne Süd Station 16-min walk
  • Cologne Hansaring Station 27-min walk
  • Moltkestrasse U-Bahn 2-min walk
  • Rudolfplatz U-Bahn 5-min walk
  • Universitatsstrasse U-Bahn 9-min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 17 rooms


  • Check-in time 3 PM-9:30 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 9:30 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 9:30 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
Things to do
  • Nightclub
Working away
  • One meeting room
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage
  • Terrace
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • German

In the room

Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi

die wohngemeinschaft Hostel’s small print

Also known as

  • die wohngemeinschaft Hostel Cologne
  • die wohngemeinschaft Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • die wohngemeinschaft
  • die wohngemeinschaft Hostel Cologne
  • die wohngemeinschaft Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation


Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • A city tax is imposed by the city of Cologne. Business travellers with proof of business-related travel are exempt from this tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A 5 per cent city/local tax will be charged

Optional extras

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 7.90 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Superb 9.2 From 60 reviews

Very good 8.0
The hostel is very good. The only problem in Germany that there are no kitchens in hostels.
gb3 night trip
Very good 8.0
Great stay
Overall, great hostel. I would definitely stay there again. The only downside is that the rooms were very warm and we couldn't open the windows all the way. Plus, it's on a busy street and it was pretty loud until about 3am. Other than that, we loved it! Clean rooms, clean showers, clean toilets, friendly staff
ie1 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Spectacular hostel experience with messy check-in
I have never slept on a hostel bed as wide as the one here! Every single room in this hostel is themed, and my 6-bed dorm was concert backstage, which was pretty interesting. However, I was shocked at what may be an European king sized bed! Sleep was of course very well here. Housing the super wide bed is an impressively tall and wide cubicle, so it feels like a mini room despite being in a dorm room. The room itself is very clean, and so is everywhere else in the hostel like the shower. My only complaint was that late check-in (past 11 PM) was a mess, because I had to squeeze through the crowd with my luggage to get a bartender's attention at the hostel bar and was then led to the wrong bed, leading to an awkward encounter with the occupant. However, this is a small hassle compared to the wonderful overall experience of the hostel! Being close to Rudolfplatz station, this hostel makes a comfortable, convenient base to explore Cologne and further afield!
us2 night trip
Very good 8.0
Creative and fun
My friends and I enjoyed ourselves at the hostel. Checking was easy and the hostess was very nice. The rooms were really cool and clean. We were mostly worried about the community bathrooms and shower but they were very clean and nice. We decided to check out the bar downstairs and met lots of English speakers because they have you put on flag stickers of the language(s) you speak. Drinks were pretty well priced especially for the specials. In the morning we ordered the breakfast which was a good vegan breakfast. One of my favorite features of the hostel is that the floors lock so you need a key for the elevator. It made us feel safe especially with the bar on the bottom floor. I’d highly suggest this hostel to anyone but especially first time hostel goers. It’s an nice easy transition from hotel to hostel.
Whitney, us2 night trip with friends
Very good 8.0
Great Hostel!
Great couple nights at this hostel. The location is great and the place is perfect for evenings when it’s not blazing out outside, lol. Like many places, no A/C and my roommates kept the fan off 😅. But the service is fantastic, the bar is awesome, and the location is perfect.
Jason, us2 night trip

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