Discover our stylish hotel near Cologne City Center
Located just a few minutes from the historic city center, the Radisson Blu Hotel Cologne lies on the banks of the Rhine River, directly opposite the famous Koelnmesse trade fair. Enjoy easy access to the airport and attractions such as Lanxess Arena and the beautiful cathedral. If you're planning on driving, you can take advantage of our on-site parking for a small fee.
Convenient hotel amenities
Each of the 393 rooms and suites at our Cologne hotel boasts upscale features such as heated bathroom floors, video on demand and free high-speed Wi-Fi. Start the morning with our Super Breakfast Buffet in the Pronto! Restaurant, and treat yourself to a post-dinner drink at the Paparazzi Lounge Bar.
Exercise and pamper yourself at Vitarium fitness center and spa
Enjoy state-of-the-art exercise equipment at our hotel fitness center, Vitarium. If you prefer to be outside, ask our staff about #BluRoutes. These safe running and cycling routes will help you keep fit while exploring the surrounding neighborhoods. After your workout, unwind with a visit to our Finnish sauna, or head to the steam room. For a small fee, you can also indulge in a relaxing massage treatment.
Host a business event in Cologne
Our hotel's central location near the Koelnmesse trade fair makes us a popular choice for business travelers. If you'd like to host your own meeting at the hotel, we can accommodate up to 250 delegates in classroom-style seating, and up to 1500 attendees for standing events. All our meeting rooms offer plenty of natural daylight, as well as videoconferencing facilities and high-speed Wi-Fi. 5 of our function rooms also provide access to the inner courtyard terrace – the perfect space for networking and pre or post-event introductions.
Enjoy stylish and inviting rooms in the heart of Cologne
Superior Room - Garden View
Premium Room - Garden View
Premium Room with Balcony
Premium Room - City View
Junior Suite - Garden View
Urban Retro Suite with Balcony
Bohemian Loft Suite with Balcony
Natural Bliss Suite with Balcony
Presidential Suite - Cathedral View
Family Stay - 2 Connected Rooms
Friends & Family Stay - Multiple Rooms
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Explore a captivating German city full of architectural wonders, both traditional and modern. The Radisson Blu Hotel in Cologne is close to Cologne Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the city's true highlights. Other must-see Cologne attractions include the Old Town, the 16th-century Town Hall and the Romanesque Groß St. Martin Church. If you're traveling for business, the hotel offers easy access to Koelnmesse and Expo XXI Cologne.
How to get to the Radisson Blu Hotel, Cologne
Nestled on the banks of the Rhine River, the Radisson Blu Hotel in Cologne stands directly opposite the grounds of the Koelnmesse trade fair. You can catch a sports event or concert at the Lanxess Arena, or visit the Chocolate Museum, all just a few minutes away. Cologne Old Town lies nearby in the historic city center, and is home to a Gothic-style cathedral and a host of other picturesque buildings. The hotel is only 100 meters from the nearest tram station, and just 15 kilometers from the Cologne-Bonn Airport. Experience convenience and stylish modernity, all in one hotel. As a major German city, Cologne is well-served by public transport.
From Cologne Bonn Airport
Take the S19 train towards Düren and travel for 12 minutes (3 stops). Exit at Köln Messe/Deutz station and walk 1km to reach the hotel.By car:
The fastest route is via A559 and Östliche Zubringerstraße/L124. Typically it takes around 15 minutes to arrive at the hotel.
From Central Station
Take the S11 or S19 train and travel for 2 stops. Get off at Köln Messe/Deutz station and from there walk 1km to reach the hotel. Alternatively you can take either RB48 or RB26 trains, travel for 2 minutes and exit at Bf Deutz /Kölnarena station. From there walk about 800 meters to arrive at the hotel.On foot:
The fastest route is via Deutz-Mülheimer Str. Walk for about 2.3km to arrive at the hotel.By car:
The fastest route is via B51 and typically takes 7 - 16 minutes depending on the traffic.