Cologne Journals

Very short stay in Cologne, Köln

An April 2007 trip to Cologne by Dutchnatasja

Quote: This was a very short visit to Germany. We drove all the way, just for a concert!

Best Western Hotel Park Consul Koln

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Hotel | "Best Western Premier Hotel Park Consul"

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The only reason we stayed in this hotel was for the location. The reason for our trip to Cologne was a concert of Keith Urban at E-Werk. This hotel was, for us, the best option. It’s about one kilometer from E-Werk. It’s probably a 10-15 minute walk. The hotel has a large lobby with two different sitting areas. The first thing you’ll notice is the cigarette and cigar smell in the lobby. You’re allowed to smoke in the lobby. That’s nice for smokers, but not very nice for non-smokers. After check in, we brought our car to the underground secured parking garage (€12.50). The hotel is in a area with lots of Turkish restaurants and cafes. Near the hotel, there are two German restaurants. If you...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on April 24, 2007

Best Western Hotel Park Consul Koln
Clevischer Ring 121
Cologne, Germany 51063
+49 (221) 96470

E-Werk

Attraction | "E-Werk (Keith Urban concert)"

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We went to a concert of Keith Urban in Cologne. The venue of the concert was E-Werk. This concert hall is located in an old fabric warehouse. It’s one of the largest live music venues in Cologne. The acoustics in this warehouse are just perfect. Crowds from all over Europe come to this place for concerts. There are three bars inside the hall; one upstairs on the balcony, and two downstairs. The best view for a concert is the first row at the stage or up on the balcony close to the stage (15m-20m). From here, you’ve got a great overview of the stage and hall. It’s a hall for 2000 people. That’s what I like about E-Werk, the small, intimate atmosphere. The bar serves a selection of beer, wine, and mixed...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on April 24, 2007

E-Werk
Schanzenstraße 37
Cologne, Germany 51063
+49 221 962 7910