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Preserved history of Cologne: long-standing and historical hotels

Antik Hotel Bristol Photo of Antik Hotel Bristol, Köln There are many unusual historic hotels in Cologne, and Antik Hotel Bristol is widely recognized as one of the most charming places. This hotel, which is located not far from Mediapark, has been run by the same family for many years. Travelers will find more than 40 rooms at Antik, and each room has its own unique style. While developing the design of guestrooms, owners used genuine furniture of the 18th – 19th centuries. Some twin rooms have luxury beds with high carved headboards. Rooms are decorated with premium carpets and authentic artworks.
Hotel Domstern Travelers, who prefer hotels with a more modest and informal setting, will enjoy staying at the family owned Hotel Domstern . It is also located in a beautiful historic building just a couple of minutes away from the railway station and Cologne Cathedral. This hotel has only 16 rooms that feature beautiful vintage wallpapers, wooden furniture and premium textiles that were carefully selected in accordance with traditions of the past. Rooms on the top floor of the building come with the original mansard ceiling.
Hotel Imperial Photo of Hotel Imperial, Köln Hotel Imperial is also worth mentioning as this is a wonderful place located in one of the most peaceful and silent parts of Cologne. Designers of Hotel Imperial managed to create an unforgettable atmosphere of the past. Both rooms and public zones feature beautiful décor and dark wood furniture. Rooms feature vintage style furniture and carpets with a charming pattern. The restaurant at Hotel Imperial is also an elegant place with posh furnishing and old wooden beams.
The Ascot Hotel Photo of The Ascot Hotel, Köln If you’d like to stay somewhat away from the noisy central part of Cologne, take a look at The Ascot Hotel . This wonderful hotel occupies a magnificent building with a well-preserved façade. The hotel features a rich collection of antiquities, so guests will be able to admire elegant retro furniture and genuine artworks. The lounge bar is worth a separate mention. It looks more like a historic club with its massive furniture with leather upholstery, numerous wooden details and beautiful paintings. Among the amenities of the historic hotel, there are a wellness center with sauna, a modern fitness club, and many other services.
Kaiser Am Wiener Platz Photo of Kaiser Am Wiener Platz, Köln Kaiser Am Wiener Platz was also decorated in accordance with historical and national traditions. At this hotel, every traveler will find a room to fit their taste, because all rooms at Kaiser Am Wiener Platz have an individual design. Some rooms are made in modern style, and some feature massive wooden furniture in retro style and colorful textiles. There is a very interesting bar at the hotel, which is made in the style of the 18th century, and a banquet hall with luxurious wooden décor. The latter is a great place for a memorable event or celebration. Guests of this attractive hotel will have no difficulty reaching popular landmarks of Cologne.
St. Maria im Kapitol, Cologne City Hall, Basilica of St. Severin, Basilica of St. Ursula, Lanxess arena, as well as many others, they all become the world's cultural heritage objects and remain as iconic monuments for Cologne … Open
THE QVEST hideaway One of the picturesque streets of the city has become home for THE QVEST hideaway . This hotel is located in a unique building constructed in 1897. Despite such an honorable age, the building still has the original façade and décor of inner premises. The beautiful hotel features a rich collection of antique furniture that can be found in all rooms and public zones. Old issues of the QVEST magazine can be found throughout the hotel. THE QVEST hideaway features its own picture gallery, which regularly hosts various culture events. Travelers, who stay at this hotel, will never be hungry as there are many restaurants and cafes nearby.
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