Easyjet provide the direct flight at the best price from Gatwick. Then the accommodation, sourced at lowcostholidays.com, is perfect for this trip - £79.50pp. The city of Cologne offers seven Christmas markets in total. Among them are four big Christmas markets - at the Cologne Cathedral, on the Alter Markt, on the Neumarkt and on the Rudolfplatz.
Every year these four markets attract almost 2 million visitors. The market at the Cologne Cathedral is the most impressive one of Cologne's Christmas markets due to the backdrop of the imposing Cathedral. Beneath the largest Christmas tree in the Rhineland you can find 160 attractively designed wooden pavilions. Here you can choose from numerous sweet delicacies, watch artisans at work and enjoy the “Original Christmas mulled wine” out of the festively decorated Christmas mugs.
* London Gatwick to Cologne/Bonn
* Dep 06 December 2010
* Arr 06 December 2010
* Cologne/Bonn to London Gatwick
* Dep 09 December 2010
* Arr 09 December 2010
London Gatwick to Cologne/Bonn
* Dep 06 December 2010 18:30
* Arr 06 December 2010 20:50
* Flight 5375
* 2 Adults
* 2 x £22.99
Cologne/Bonn to London Gatwick
* Dep 09 December 2010 09:55
* Arr 09 December 2010 10:15
* Flight 5372
* 2 Adults
* 2 x £13.99
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This mid-range hotel comprises 7 floors. Guests of this family-friendly establishment may make use of the lobby with 24-hour reception desk, a safe, a lift and a public Internet terminal. WLAN Internet access is also available. Guests may enjoy the rich breakfast buffet and the well-known steak restaurant, El Gaucho. Furthermore, those arriving by car may take advantage of the hotel car park.
This city hotel is located directly in the centre of Cologne, next to the well-known square, Barbarossaplatz. It is ideally located for both business and leisure visitors to the area, lying within about 100 m of various bars, restaurants, theatres, cinemas and links to the public transport network, which takes guests comfortably and quickly to the city centre.
Each room comes with an en suite bathroom with bathtub or shower, a hairdryer, direct dial telephone, digital TV with pay TV and a work area with WLAN Internet access. The beds are 160 cm wide. Both smoking and non-smoking rooms are available. Baby beds and baby phones are available on request.
There is a free bicycle hire on offer. Sporty guests can enjoy jogging or walking in the nearby Volksgarten park.
Guests can enjoy the rich breakfast buffet (available from 6 to 11 am). The hotel also houses the well-known steak restaurant, El Gaucho.