Hero photo

Smarty Cologne City Center

Engelbertstrasse 33-35, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia

+49 221 924 090

per night


based on 2,321 reviews


Value for money

The SMARTY Hotel is a trendy hotel in the heart of Cologne. It features a hip and modern design and bright artwork throughout. The hotel is conveniently located in the middle of the city and its rooms and amenities provide everything you need for a comfortable stay. The hotel is also a five-minute walk from Stadtgarten. The SMARTY hotel has several amenities you can enjoy during your stay. Gather in the chillroom at any time 24-hours a day for plenty of lounge space. Get some work finished using the complimentary Wi-Fi or play some foosball all while savoring a drink from the bar. A 24-hour desk offering luggage storage and bicycle rental is available upon arrival. Every room at the SMARTY hotel has its own unique design and is well-appointed, decorated in large pieces of art and bright, funky colors. The SMARTY Pod Room features state-of-the-art sleeping capsules with a living room stocked with a minifridge, flat-screen television, and a Playstation. Signature rooms and double rooms are newly remodeled in an art nuevo design with bright pops of color and unique amenities such as a shower with the addition of essential oils, an electronic mattress with adjustable hardness and a deep sleep kit. While staying at the SMARTY hotel, you can enjoy a 24-hour café serving coffee, snacks, and hot and cold drinks. Plenty of restaurants are steps from the hotel including Alfredo, a restaurant serving classic Italian cuisine and Scampino Wein, featuring Mediterranean seafood specialties. Afterward, spend some time people watching and indulging in sweets at café Jansen. Whether for work or vacation, the SMARTY hotel is an excellent choice. Putting you in the center of it all in Cologne, you are only steps from the Museum of Applied Art, the Der Spiegel Gallery and the Wallraf Richartz Museum.

Smarty Cologne City Center photos

Available rooms at Smarty Cologne City Center

Fri 7/23
Sat 7/24
Fri 7/23
Sat 7/24
Show deals with

Is it really the cheapest?

We search major booking sites and individual hotels so you can compare the best deals on hotel rooms

Classic Rooms - City view


$38 totalBooking.com
View Deal
Double Rooms - Courtyard view


$56 totalSnaptravel
View Deal
Other Rooms - Harbor view


$20 totalBooking.com
View Deal


  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Internet
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans


  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Lockers
  • Telephone
  • City view
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Elevator
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Accessible by elevator
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Gaming console
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Tablet
  • TV


  • Packed lunches
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Business center
  • Safety deposit box
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk


  • Electric kettle
  • Shared kitchen
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchen


  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental
  • Cycling


  • Laundry facilities


  • Desk

Places of interest near Smarty Cologne City Center

Recommendations carefully curated by Momondo Places

Engelbertstrasse 33-35, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia


Kölner Dom1.0 mi
Heumarkt1.0 mi
Köln Hauptbahnhof1.1 mi
Cologne Messe1.8 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Wiang Ping0.1 mi
Brauhaus Pütz0.1 mi
El Gaucho0.1 mi
Gate to India0.1 mi

Traveler Reviews

OkayBased on 2321 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "very friendly staff, great location." (in 96 reviews)
  • Kind clerks and very clean room! (in 88 reviews)
  • Friendly staff and very good location. (in 82 reviews)
Cons -
  • Our room was horrible. (in 97 reviews)
  • "very poor, dirty, for 90 EUR a night." (in 18 reviews)
  • Kitchen is even worst. (in 18 reviews)

Traveler type:
Sort by:

Info about your stay

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • In Cologne, 2 star hotels have average nightly rates of $84. Smarty Cologne City Center is $37 cheaper than the city average at just $47/night.

  • Drive distance from Cologne Köln/Bonn to Smarty Cologne City Center and vice versa is 9.8 mi and the overall drive time is about 29min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

  • Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Smarty Cologne City Center. The nearest airport to the hotel is Cologne Köln/Bonn.

  • Pets are allowed at Smarty Cologne City Center.

  • Judging by our data, Smarty Cologne City Center does not have a pool on site, but hotels regularly make additions and changes to their venues and do not always notify us. It would be best to call Smarty Cologne City Center at +49 221 924 090.

  • Getting to Cologne city center should be easy enough, as it is just 0.8 mi away from Smarty Cologne City Center. In Cologne city center you will find Gürzenich, along with many other popular sights and things to do.

  • You can reach the main line at +49 221 924 090.

  • Yes, Smarty Cologne City Center has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

momondo’s favorite hotels

Nearby stays


See more


See more


See more