Hotel im Wasserturm

5 star hotel


Kaygasse 2 CologneSee nearby area


per night
Book a room

For rates, enter dates/guests

Rates provided by

Lonely Planet review

This is an extremely classy designer hotel cleverly converted from an old water tower, south of Neumarkt.

Our independent authors have visited Hotel im Wasserturm and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in Cologne.

Description provided by property

This luxury 5-star hotel is a converted historic water tower in the centre of Cologne's Old Town. It features two restaurants, a bar and a roof terrace offering views of Cologne Cathedral.

The elegant rooms decorated in a modern-style at the Hotel im Wasserturm feature satellite TV, handheld room control devices and a private bathroom with bathrobes and free toiletries. The hotel interior offers a unique glass, wood and brick design.

The W restaurant serves light and seasonal dishes. Drinks and snacks are available in Harry’s Lounge as well as 2 summer terraces for outdoor dining in fine weather. Guests may also visit gourmet restaurant Himmel un Äd which opened in August 2014 and combines fine-dining with spectacular views of Cologne from the 11th floor.

The Hotel im Wasserturm is located less than 2 km from Cologne Train Station and a 10-minute walk from the banks of the River Rhine. On-site parking is available.

Important information

Dogs cost EUR 15 per day.

Offering a terrace and views of the city, Hotel im Wasserturm is located in Cologne in the North Rhine-Westphalia Region, 800 metres from Wallraf Richartz Museum. The hotel has a spa centre and sauna, and guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant or a drink at the bar. Private parking is available on site.

Each room includes a flat-screen TV. Certain rooms include a seating area for your convenience. You will find a coffee machine in the room. Every room comes with a private bathroom. For your comfort, you will find bath robes and free toiletries. Hotel im Wasserturm features free WiFi .

There is a 24-hour front desk at the property.

Der Spiegel Gallery is 900 metres from Hotel im Wasserturm, while Volksgarten Park is 1 km away. The nearest airport is Köln/Bonn Airport, 13 km from the property.

Services & facilities

  • Bar
    • Available
  • Pets
    • Pets allowed
  • Breakfast
    • Breakfast in the room
  • Concierge
    • Concierge service
  • Non-smoking
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor space
    • Terrace
    • Garden
  • Guest services
    • 24-hour front desk
    • Ticket service
    • Room service
  • Restaurant/Café
    • Restaurant
    • Restaurant (à la carte)
  • Transport/transfers
    • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
    • Shuttle service (surcharge)
  • Bureau de Change/ATM
    • Currency exchange
  • Wi-Fi/internet access
    • Free WiFi
Image disclaimer: It is the responsibility of the hotel chain and/or the individual property to ensure the accuracy of the photos displayed. Lonely Planet is not responsible for any inaccuracies in the photos.