The Rhine Valley offers stunning scenery, with hilltop castles, vineyard-draped hills and the lovely city of Cologne as a great entry point. Cologne’s main station is very central, adjacent to the the city’s famous cathedral and there’s plenty to see and do here for a couple of nights. From Cologne, you can make your way down the Rhine Valley to pretty riverside towns such as Boppard and Bingen. You can also visit Koblenz, the confluence of the Rhine and Moselle Rivers.
Our Recommended Hotels in Cologne & the Rhine Valley
Mondial am Dom – MGallery by Sofitel
Hotel Mondial am Dom Cologne MGallery by Sofitel is located right in the centre of Cologne, close to the famous cathedral and the main station. All of the modern bedrooms feature air-conditioning, complimentary Wi-Fi, minibar and satellite TV. The hotel also boasts a restaurant overlooking the cathedral, a sauna, a steam room and a fitness room.
Superbly situated for rail travellers, this American hotel has larger-than-average rooms, a magnificent breakfast and an atmospheric bar. The restaurant, Brasserie Fou, serves a selection of French dishes inspired by Asian cuisine. The famous Dom (cathedral) and old town are a short walk away.
GHotel & Living
Conveniently located behind the main station, the GHotel & Living offers easy access to the attractions of Koblenz. This modern non-smoking hotel features comfortable, air-conditioned bedrooms, complimentary Wi-Fi internet access and a friendly bar, where you can also buy light snacks.
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