St. Gereon

St. Gereon

Gereonsviertel
  • Cultural & Historical
  • Architecture
Recommended for: Family Culture

Consisting of parts and pieces of four separate building phases, the Gereon is practically the Romanesque church equivalent of a collage. The main oval structure dates all the way back to the 4th century, and the careful additions made in the 11th, 12th, and 13th led the project to be compared, in kind and in quality, to the Hagia Sofia in Istanbul.

Gereonskloster 2, Cologne, Germany

Hotel im Kupferkessel

  • Inn
  • LGBTQ-friendly
Antik Hotel Bristol

  • Historic Hotel
  • LGBTQ-friendly

An extremely clean and tidy hostel in the center of the city, Hostel Köln is a good option for large groups and families. The spaces and dark wood furniture are much more designed than most hostel interiors,...
  • Hostel
  • LGBTQ-friendly

This "culture-bar" is an extremely campy restaurant paired with a live cabaret show, more often than not hosted by the owner, Marcos Schlüter. Book well in advance as shows tend to sell out quickly.
  • Café or Bistro
  • Fusion
Hans im Glück

  • Casual
  • American

Feeding hungry shoppers on Ehrenstraße since 1875, the bakery is well-loved among locals and tourists alike. With over fifty sorts of house-made bread and much-touted "Schnecke" (snail-shaped raisin...
  • Bakery
  • Local Cuisine
Badehaus Babylon

  • Sauna
  • For Men
Green-Komm
0.6 km
Green-Komm

  • Party
  • LGBTQ
Nachtflug
0.6 km
Nachtflug

  • Nightclub
  • LGBTQ-friendly