Secure yourself a reservation at the 4-star THE QVEST hideaway, which occupies prime real estate in Cologne’s Old Town district. It’s a magnet for both professionals on a business trip and vacationers. The building dates back to 1887, but the interior has been updated with Mid-Century furnishings and QVEST magazine editions in your room. All rooms are spacious and come with a minibar and a modern bathroom. Guests also have access to a private art gallery on site. There’s a breakfast buffet is served every morning and you don’t have to walk long before you find great restaurants.