If you come by car and enter our address in your navigation system, please note that most navigation systems are not familiar with “Pipinstrasse”. Instead, you should enter the street “Grosse Sandkaul”. In that case you will be directed straight to the entrance of our underground car park.
Coming from a northern direction
Coming on the A 1 (Dortmund), go all the way to Autobahnkreuz (motorway junction) Köln-Nord, take the exit “Köln Zentrum” (Cologne city centre) on the A 57, continue on the A 57 until you reach the end of the motorway, stay in the central lane, turn left onto Subbelrather Strasse and stay in the right lane. Continue straight ahead, take a slight right onto Gladbacher Strasse and continue straight ahead on Christophstrasse. Continue on Gereonstrasse and go straight ahead on Börsenplatz. Keep going straight ahead on Unter Sachsenhausen, staying in the right lane. Take a right onto Tunisstrasse and continue straight ahead on Offenbachplatz. Keep going straight on Tunisstrasse and continue on Nord-Süd-Fahrt, staying in the right lane. Continue straight on Neuköllner Strasse, keeping to the right on the underpass. Turn left onto Cäcilienstrasse/Pipinstrasse, turn left on Pipinstrasse (U-turn) and right onto Grosse Sandkaul.
Coming from a southern direction
Coming on the A 3 (Frankfurt), go all the way to Autobahndreieck (motorway junction) Heumar, keep right to go onto the A 4. At the Autobahnkreuz Gremberg keep half-right on the A 559/Östliche Zubringerstrasse. Continue straight on Opladener Strasse through Kölnarena. Keep going straight on Mindener Strasse, staying in the central or left lane. Continue straight across Deutzer Brücke (bridge), take a right onto Grosse Sandkaul.
Coming from an easterly direction
Coming on the A 555 (Bonn) go all the way to the end of the motorway at the Verteilerkreis Köln, exit the roundabout at the first opportunity to go onto the B 51. In Cologne, continue on the B 9, take a left onto Mechtildstrasse. Continue straight on An Sankt Katharinen, turn right onto Severinsstrasse. Continue straight on Waidmarkt and then on Hohe Pforte, take a right onto Stephanstrasse, then take a left onto Kasinostrasse. Continue straight on Hermann-Joseph-Platz and then on Kasinostrasse, take a right onto Pipinstrasse, turn left on Pipinstrasse (U-turn) and right into Große Sandkaul.
Coming from a westerly direction
Coming on the A 4 (Aachen), go all the way to the Köln-Klettenberg exit and keep half-right. Take a right onto the B 265, keep to the right on the B 265. In Cologne, take a left onto B 265/Pfälzer Strasse. Continue straight on B 55/Neue Weyerstrasse, keep going straight on Blaubach and continue on Main Street ( Changes Name into Mühlenbach) whilst keeping on right line. Follow Signage MARITIM KONGRESS and DOM/RHEIN by turning right. Turn left into the tunnel underneath the Maritim Hotel and keep on right line. After a long curve to the left (keep right line) you will reach the Augustiner Straße. Go right into the Augustiner Straße. After approximately 400 meters you will find the Hotel main entrance on your right hand side.
Coming from a different direction
Coming on the A 3 (Oberhausen), go all the way to the Kreuz Köln-Ost exit, to the Köln-Deutz/Zentrum exit and to the Koelnmesse exit. Pass the trade fair ground on the right hand side going onto Köln-Mülheimer Strasse. After the underpass, take a left onto Opladener Strasse and stay in the left or central lane. Cross Deutzer Brücke (bridge) and then turn right onto Grosse Sandkaul.
Coming by car
Fees for underground car park:
per hour: € 3
Daily rate € 27 per 24 hours
Please note that as of 01.01.2008, parts of the city of Cologne have been declared a low emission zone. You can obtain an emission sticker and further information via the website www.umwelt-plakette.de.
In a taxi it will take you about 20 minutes to the Dorint Hotel am Heumarkt Köln (fare for the ride: approx. € 27).
Right at the airport is a railway station from where ICE trains, RE trains and the S-Bahn line 13 go regularly to the main railway station in Cologne. After you get off there, you can walk to our hotel in approx. 7 to 8 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a taxi – cab fare will be about € 8. Go through the main exit of the railway station and walk towards Cologne Cathedral. Continue along the shopping street “Hohe Strasse” until you have reached the end of it. When you are in front of Kaufhof, turn left into Gürzenich Strasse. Now the hotel is already behind you and you must merely walk right down Grosse Sandkaul until you reach the main entrance of the hotel.
Konrad-Adenauer Airport Cologne-Bonn
Airport code: CGN
Come by train and support the environment
Take a train to Cologne, Hauptbahnhof (main railway station). Once you get off the train it is about a 7- to 8-minute walk to our hotel. (Alternatively, you can take a taxi – cab fare will be about € 8). Go through the main exit of the railway station and walk towards Cologne Cathedral. Continue along the shopping street Hohe Strasse until you have reached the end of it. When you are in front of Kaufhof, turn left into Gürzenich Strasse. Now the hotel is already behind you and you must merely walk right down Grosse Sandkaul until you reach the main entrance of the hotel.