Please note that The Black Sheep Hostel is closed during Christmas between 23nd - 27th December 2012. You'll reach us again on 27th December from 2pm. Merry Christmas!
Our Hostel is the perfect place to step into Cologne's abundant nightlife - within walking distance you'll find all kinds of clubs, bars and inexpensive restaurants.
Feel more like relaxing? Our beautifully designed rooms and our family style kitchen where you can prepare your food await you!
Supermarkets and all kinds of shopping possibilities are right around the corner.
From the main station it's very easy to find, only four stops by subway or 5 minutes by foot from the train station 'Cologne South' (SÃ¼dbahnhof).
Every room is individually designed and we hope you'll enjoy the cosy atmosphere. Try the local beer (KÃ¶lsch!) and have a nice chat with other travelers while sitting on our terrace.
We want to make your stay in Cologne as pleasant as possible!
From main station ('Hauptbahnhof') / International busterminal:
5 minutes by subway:
- Use the ticket 'Kurzstrecke' and take subway No.16 (direction Bonn/Bad Godesberg) or subway No.18 (direction Klettenberg)
for only four stops.
- Leave the subway at 'Barbarossaplatz' and cross the street heading towards McDonald`s. The entrance is at the left side of the building.
You can also use your trainticket until 'Sï¿½dbahnhof' from there itï¿½s a 7 min walk to the hostel, for this, please read the following description:
- Walking distance-7 minutes:
Leave the station, turn left till the Luxemburger Straï¿½e, turn left again and follow the 'Luxemburger Straï¿½e' till Barbarossaplatz. Turn right there and you'll see the big McDonald`s sign. The Black Sheep Hostel entrance is right around the corner.
From the airport:
- Take any train to the main station or S 13 direction Horrem, till main station. From there follow the instruction above.