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Reviewed 15 October 2015

Stayed here for a stag do and it was just what we needed. The hostel isn't right in the centre of Cologne, but you can get a tram from the main station which costs about €2 and takes roughly 20 mins. The trams are very frequent as well. We chose this hostel as it is in the student area of...

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Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

The black sheep hostel lies perfectly at the center of cologne so that you can walk almost everywhere. The staff is really friendly and you will always find people to hang out with in the community room. Me and a friend stayed the first two nights at the women's dorm which I would definitely recommend. The beds there got their...

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 14 September 2015

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1Thank 110margaritar
Newmarket, New Hampshire
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

There were three reasons that brought me to the Black Sheep. The first being the name, I am a black sheep so this caught my attention. Second, the location is great, a quick two minute walk to the popular bar area where the local university students frequent. And lastly, this hostel did not have its own bar which is unusual...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2015

I have stayed in many hostels and Black Sheep is definitely one of my favourites: very unique decor, and beds in eight-bed dorms are comfy with individual curtains for privacy. The staff are friendly and helpful, and the common room/outdoor terrace area are small but social. The location is convenient but unfortunately outside noise can effect a good night's sleep,...

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Vicenza, Italy
Reviewed 26 June 2015

Stayed 2 nights with my 14 y/o daughter. Our 6 bed mix dorm was near the kitchen and the window opened to the roof top patio which, depending on the crowd, can be a bit loud but a good traveler always packs ear plugs right? What I liked - We had a rental car so a huge plus for us...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 May 2015

We were greeted by a lovely, friendly guy who kept our bags while we went out and explored the city. Hostel was easy to find by the Metro and instructions were clear and easy to follow. Our room was good, clean and comfy. The only thing was that it was very warm in our room and when the windows opened,...

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Frimley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

Really cosy, comfortable hostel with good facilities, and nice rooftop to sit outside on. Rooms are colourful and individually designed. Reception staff friendly and always seem to be cleaning. Common room small but again, with a really cosy, homely atmosphere. Only negatives would be the beds are a little creaky, with the bottom one very low to the ground. Location...

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Woodbridge, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

The best part: the staff, especially Sven and Boris, are very helpful and accommodating. Also, not featured in the website are the newer capsule-style beds with curtains, a shelf, and electrical outlets. A very nice touch. The only minor downers were the breakfast, which was a bit basic, and the train noise outside, so don't forget your earplugs. Overall, would...

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Thank Gerry Z
Thane, India
Reviewed 8 April 2015

We were six friends and stayed in their six bedded room for 3 nights. They have about 8/10 rooms with different themes. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Breakfast is basic bread ,toast,jam,butter,cereals,tea etc.the rooms r clean and nice.There r common toilets but they r clean. There are lockers in the room and a towel and linen is provided....

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Additional Information about Black Sheep Hostel

Address: Barbarossaplatz 1, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Region: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Cologne > Neustadt-Süd
Price Range: $30 - $165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Black Sheep Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 60
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“I can't give any advice, because every room is a new adventure :D”
 of 5 bubbles 110margaritar, 14 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Stayed in the Women's dorm and was quite happy with it.”
 of 5 bubbles analena, 3 Feb 2015 | Read review
“The rooms further from reception have poor wifi signal.”
 of 5 bubbles FloriaP, 11 Nov 2014 | Read review
“The rooms with wooden bunk beds are less noisy than the metal bunk beds.”
 of 5 bubbles irenemeanspeace, 18 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Choose your room based on group size/sharing preference. There are mixed and single sex rooms that sleep between 4-12 people and also one or 2 doubles”
 of 5 bubbles molespit, 12 Aug 2013 | Read review
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