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50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely spot to visit. There is always a lot going on and is therefore popular with the tourists as well as the locals. If the sun shines it is great to stop and enjoy a drink in one of the many establishments...More

Thank ChristinaBirtles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited 3 times on a short trip - its central to many things and has some excellent places to eat and drink, from around the world. Will definitely recommend.

Thank SylandSarah
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent area for shopping and eating with a wide choice of establishments. Easy to get to whether walking or using public transport.

Thank Stuart P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Typical average German market, few nice bits to take home for the family, but plenty of rubbish too im afraid. Just not that into looking through the rubbishy bits perhaps.

Thank MrQueyIPressume
Reviewed 24 August 2018

A good starting point: 1 - If you're hungry. 2 - If you want to go exploring. 3 - If you just want to sit down and enjoy a drink while watching the world go by. My wife and I arrived there walking on our...More

Thank Ed W
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Heumarkt is one of the places in Cologne where something is always going on. Not only for Carneval (be here on 11.11. at 11:11am) but for any other event and other festivals. They usually take place around here. It is very easy to get here...More

Thank Lara B
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

The old hay market is a great base to head out from to the explore the city. The tram is easy to navigate and well signposted so you can work out where you’ll need to go. There are plenty of places to chill, shop, eat...More

Thank juliaandadam123
Reviewed 24 July 2018

From here you can explore Cologne into all directions best. Great environment with people and multi cultures gathering , enjoying drinks and great food that is served by seemingly endless pubs and restaurants around the Heumarkt. Great local food & beers here. It is also...More

Thank Christian G
Reviewed 21 July 2018

The old Hay market is now a buzzing pedestrian square lined with shops, cafes, restaurants and bars and is a great nightlife destination. It is served by a metro station of the same name. An equestrian statue stands to one side of the square and...More

Thank TAIN2013
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Lots of places to eat, taxis, beer bicycle things going around. Look closely at menus before you sit down.

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mimima2014
10 December 2017|
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Response from Sait E | Reviewed this property |
Hi, pretty sure it is open on Xmas day. Cheers
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DEmilyS1980
3 January 2017|
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Response from azmialnawayseh | Reviewed this property |
hi yes, sure. try to go there on staurdays :) it is a nice atmosphere
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