Located in Altstadt-Sued within a short walk of Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Hotel Im Wasserturm is within a mile (2 km) of other popular sights such as City Hall. This 88-room, 5-star hotel has 2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and free in-room WiFi. It's in central Cologne and also close to Alter Markt and Romano-Germanic Museum.
Enjoy the garden views at dablju W, one of 2 onsite restaurants. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service, or make new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge.
All 88 air-conditioned rooms feature free minibar items, coffee makers, and free bottled water. Guests can expect free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Bathrooms offer hair dryers, free toiletries, bathrobes, and slippers. Safes, phones, and desks are also standard.
Renovated in 2015, Hotel Im Wasserturm offers a full-service spa, a health club, and a sauna. Valet parking is EUR 25.00 per day if you plan to drive, or hop aboard the airport shuttle (available on request) for EUR 35 per vehicle one-way. Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include free WiFi in public areas, 9 meeting rooms, and a conference center.
- Walking distance to Wallraf-Richartz-Museum
- Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
- Onsite dining
Hotel Im Wasserturm
In addition to a full-service spa, Hotel Im Wasserturm features a health club and a sauna. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.
Business amenities at this 5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 5920 square feet (550 square meters) include a conference center. This luxury hotel also offers spa services, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. Guests can use the indoor pool, outdoor pool, and health club at a partner property. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. Limited onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis (surcharge).
Hotel Im Wasserturm has designated areas for smoking.
- Conference space
- Meeting rooms 9
- 24-hour front desk
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Total number of rooms - 88
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Concierge services
- Express check-out
- Free WiFi
- Designated smoking areas
- Computer station
- Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
- Luggage storage
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Laundry facilities
- Health club
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Number of floors - 11
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Multilingual staff
- Parking (limited spaces)
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Number of meeting rooms - 9
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Conference space size (feet) - 5920
- Conference center
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Television in common areas
- Wedding services
- Full-service spa
- Conference space size (meters) - 550
- 24-hour business center
- Year Built 1872
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Spa services on site
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Free Wi-Fi
- Laundry facilities
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Valet parking (surcharge), Parking (limited spaces)
Hotel Im Wasserturm offers 88 air-conditioned accommodations with free minibar items and safes. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries.
This Cologne hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Air conditioning
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free bottled water
- Minibar (stocked, free items)
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Shower only
- In-room safe
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Satellite TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- Free WiFi
- Room service (24 hours)
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Where to Eat
Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM.
Dablju W - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).
Himmel un Aed - This restaurant serves dinner only. Open select days.
24-hour room service is available.
Start your morning with a buffet breakfast, available each day from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM for a surcharge. Room service is available around the clock.
Nearby Things to Do
Recreational amenities at the hotel include a health club and a sauna.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Segway rental/tour nearby
- Boat tours nearby
Atelier Beaut has massage/treatment rooms. Services include hot stone massages, Swedish massages, massages, and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.
- Hot stone massage
- Swedish massage
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Ayurvedic treatments
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 59 per night.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 20 per pet, per night, plus a deposit of EUR 20 per day
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Parking height restrictions apply
- A city tax is imposed by the city of Cologne. Business travelers with proof of business-related travel are exempt from this tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
- Airport shuttle fee: EUR 35 per vehicle (one-way)
- Self parking fee: EUR 25 per day
- Valet parking fee: EUR 25.00 per day
- Pet deposit: EUR 20 per day
- Pet fee: EUR 20 per pet, per night
- Rollaway bed fee: EUR 59 per night
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We should mention
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
Awards & Affiliations
- The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.
Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Germany. This property is rated 5 stars.