Hotel Features. Exposed brick, an elevated bridge and connecting walkways define the lobby, which reflects the unique, late 19th-century architecture of the Hotel Im Wasserturm.
Opening onto a terrace with panoramic views of Cologne, the Michelin-starred La Vision restaurant serves French cuisine with a Mediterranean twist. Light, seasonal flavours are on the menu at the bright and modern d/\blju,W' restaurant. Dark- wood panelling creates the feel of a gentleman's club in Harry's Lounge, offering a selection of drinks and snacks. The hotel has 24-hour room service.
There are eight conference rooms from 29 to 244 square meters for small or large functions. Wireless Internet access is available.
The Hotel Im Wasserturm houses a fitness room, sauna and solarium. Massages can be booked (surcharge may apply).
Guestrooms. The Hotel Im Wasserturm comprises 78 air-conditioned guestrooms decorated with hardwood furniture, sintered glass and stone finishings. The contemporary rooms with heated floors have high speed Internet access, minibars, cable television, direct-dial phones and complimentary newspapers.
Deluxe room : One double bed with separate matresses. 37 square metres. Stylish décor inspired by circles and curves, with bright hardwoods, sintered glass, and stone finishes. Separate seating area. Wireless Internet connection, under-floor heating, minibar, satellite television, in-room safe, telephone with two ISDN lines, parallel telefax and PC connection. Bathroom with heated towel rails, bathrobes, slippers, makeup mirror, and hairdryer.
Junior Suite: One double bed with separate matresses. 50 square metres. Corridor with wardrobe and access to other rooms, separated by a sliding mirror door. Stylish décor inspired by circles and curves, with bright hardwoods, sintered glass, and stone finishes. Separate seating area. Wireless Internet connection, under-floor heating, minibar, satellite television, in-room safe, telephone with two ISDN lines, parallel telefax and PC connection. Bathroom with heated towel rails, bathrobes, slippers, makeup mirror, and hairdryer.
From Cologne-Bonn Konrad Airport (CGN):
Distance to Hotel Im Wasserturm is 17 kilometres, approximately 45 minutes' drive.
Getting there. High-speed trains and the regional S-Bahn run between the airport railway station and Cologne Hauptbahnhof every 30 minutes. The fare for a single ticket is 2.10 EUR, and the journey time is 18 minutes. The number 170 bus runs to the Hauptbahnhof and Cologne city centre five times an hour. The fare is 5 EUR for a single ticket. Taxis wait outside Terminals 1 and 2, and cost about 25 EUR to central Cologne and 40 EUR to Bonn. Prices are all subject to change.
Getting around. The Hotel Im Wasserturm is on Kaygasse in Cologne. The centre of Cologne can be easily explored by foot. A transferable ticket (VRS) entitles travellers to use all transport facilities, including the underground, buses, trams, and RB (RegionalBahn), RE (RegionalExpress) and S (S-Bahn) trains. Train-only tickets can also be purchased. Both types of tickets can be purchased from vending machines at the city's train stations. Only VRS tickets can be bought from tram, bus and underground stops.
From Dusseldorf Airport (DUS):
Distance to Hotel Im Wasserturm, Cologne, is 60 kilometres, approximately 60 minutes' drive.
Getting there. The Dusseldorf Airport rail station is located on a major axis of Europe's railway network, with approximately 300 trains stopping there every day. A free monorail runs between the terminal building and the railway station. The bus station and taxi rank are outside the Arrivals building.
Driving directions. From Dusseldorf, take the A3 motorway towards Koln (Cologne) until you reach the Heumar junction.
Follow the A4 towards Aachen and take the exit for Koln-Deutz/Koln-Messe.
At the Severinsbrucke exit, cross the bridge and head towards Barbarossaplatz.
Take the first right before the bridge, then turn right again to reach the Hotel Im Wasserturm.
Onsite parking is available.
- Garage High Speed Internet
- Wake Up Service Children Stay Free - Under 12 years old
- Sauna Internet Access - In Public Areas(Fee)
- Safe-Deposit Box - Font Desk Banquet Facilities
- Fitness Equipment Bar/Lounge
- Conference Room(s) Express Check-in
- Restaurant(s) - In Hotel Elevator/Lift
- Concierge Desk Meeting Room (small groups) - (Small Groups)
- Babysitting or child care Garden - 24 Hours
- Photocopy machine
Room Amenities: , , • Cable/satellite TV • Extra towels/bedding • Window opens • Internet access - high speed • Direct-dial phone • Makeup mirror
Poststrasse Underground Station - 200 meters | City centre - 1 kilometer (0.5 miles) | Cologne station - 2 kilometers (1 mile) | Cathedral - 2 kilometers (1 mile) | Cologne fairground - 3 kilometers (2 miles).
Cologne Hotels - Hotel Im Wasserturm