+49 (0) 221 - 420 745 77
Friesenstr. 23-25, 50670 Köln

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WELCOME TO THE BADEHAUS BABYLON COLOGNE

For more than 30 years Badehause Babylon is one of the most beautiful and cruisiest gay bathhouses with a worldwide reputation. Located in the heart of the city of Cologne, close to the historical „Römerturm“ and the „Friesenplatz“, it’s a small gay paradise welcoming his guests to relax and enjoy after a business-meeting, a long shopping tour or just recovering from a stressful day. With more than 1400 square meter Colognes biggest gay bathhouse offers a variety of Sauna and Wellness opportunities as well as an even bigger cruising area.

The heart of bathhouse Babylon Cologne is the large outdoor pool, located in an atrium-like Inner-yard with Mediterranean flair. You want to lay naked on the sun deck or dive into our 33 ft long pool? Badehaus Babylon Cologne is he only location in the gay scene of Cologne where you are more than welcome to do it. Between May and September the outside-pool-area transforms to “Babylon Island”. Relax in a chilling beach atmosphere and get cool drinks and cocktails from hot pool-boys, on sunny weekends with BBQ!

At the end of our outside-pool in the rear building you find our huge finish dry sauna for more than 50 men. Through the panoramic window, you have a unique view on the outdoor pool and the sun desk. Every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday our „Relax-Days“ offer you a variety of sauna infusions with different sauna oils and scents. Refreshments, sweats or fresh fruits will be served after every infusion. Our relaxation room right next to the finish sauna invites to unwind and relax. You can also view and enter he outside pool area from here.

Directly in front of the steam sauna the large whirlpool in Roman style is located. With a temperature of 36 deegrees, millions of small air bubbles ensure a bathing fun that is unparalleled.

An inviting place to relax by yourself or to watch the hustle and bustle round about.

Our steam sauna is not only the largest in Cologne, it also has a lot to discover with its aisles and labyrinths.

Begin a journey of discovery, enjoy the soothing warmth, the pleasant fragrance and let your fantasies run wild.

Our spacious bar with an open fireplace invites you to enjoy and linger.
In addition to a generous selection of drinks, we also keep a lot of appetites here. Whether self prepared meals, various salads or Bruchettas – our friendly staff always prepare everything fresh for you too.

SPECIALS & EVENTS

OPENING TIMES

We are open 365 days a year.
Monday to Thursday: 10:00 am till 06:00 am
Friday 10:00 am till Monday 06:00 am nonstop.

ADMISSION FEES

Our admission fees:

single entry

19,50€

Youngster@BABYLON
until the age of 25

14,50€

Early@BABYLON*
Mon. till Fri. 10:00 till 13:00 clock,
Sat. 06:00 till 13:00 clock.

13,50€

Night@BABYLON
daily from 22:00 till 06:00 clock

10,00€

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and get the password for a reduced entry fee for the fourth wednesday of the month.

11,00€

Gayromeo-Day
Members of our Gayromeo club

get a password for a reduced entry fee for the second wednesday of the month.

11,00€

Birthday rate
for you and 2 friends,
+ 10,00€ drink minimal consumption for each

0,00€

Partner Day*
on fridays for 2 people

29,00€

5 visits ticket
temporary unlimited, including 1 towel per visit.
Also valid at our partner sauna Ruhrwellness Mülheim

79,00€

10 visits ticket
temporary unlimited, including 1 towel per visit.
Also valid at our partner sauna Ruhrwellness Mülheim

149,00€

slippers
Rental fee

2,00€

change towel

1,00€

luxury stall
equipped with blankets, pillows, towels and much more.
Price is valid for 12 hours, after expiration 3,00 € / hour

25,00€

*Not valid on public holidays.

THE STAFF

ARND

BASTI

BESSAM

BJÖRN

DANIEL

FRITZ

GEORGIJ

JAN

JOE

JOE

MARC

MARCO

MARCO

PATRICK

ROBIN

SAM

SASCHA

STEVEN

TORSTEN

ARND

ARND

ARND

BASTI

BASTI

BASTI

BESSAM

BESSAM

BESSAM

BJÖRN

BJÖRN

BJÖRN

DANIEL

DANIEL

DANIEL

FRITZ

FRITZ

FRITZ

GEORGIJ

GEORGIJ

GEORGIJ

JAN

JAN

JAN

JOE

JOE

JOE

JOE

JOE

JOE

MARC

MARC

MARC

MARCO

MARCO

MARCO

MARCO

MARCO

MARCO

PATRICK

PATRICK

PATRICK

ROBIN

ROBIN

ROBIN

SAM

SAM

SAM

SASCHA

SASCHA

SASCHA

STEVEN

STEVEN

STEVEN

TORSTEN

TORSTEN

TORSTEN

DATES

MASSAGE

365 days a year, our massage therapists ensure complete relaxation with their medical and sensory massages. Dive into the world of the senses and experience an interesting and stimulating massage. You can arrange an appointment directly on the spot or in advance by calling +49 (0) 221 - 420 745 77.

Medical massages (daily from 14:00 till 22:00 clock)

30 minutes

23,00€

45 minutes

33,00€

60 minutes

43,00€

75 minutes

56,00€

90 minutes

66,00€

Sensitive massages (daily from 14:00 till 22:00 clock)

60 minutes

79,00€

90 minutes

109,00€

All offered massage services are offered and billed in the name and on the account of the self-employed and self-employed persons here.

BAR & LOUNGE

Our bar with adjoining terrace at the outdoor pool offers enough space to stay. Of course, we offer a wide range of beverages and food.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Questions before the visit? No problem: we have summarized the most important answers for you!

WHAT DO I HAVE TO BRING?

In principle, you do not have to bring anything. A towel is always included in the entrance price, bath slippers you can borrow for a rental fee of 2,00 €, shower gel you will find in all shower areas, hair gel and Bodylotion we keep in the changing room for you.

CAN I CHECK IN?

Purely anyone with at least 18 years of age and is not recognizable under alcohol and / or drug influence.

HOW CAN I PAY?

In addition to cash, we also accept card payments (EC, MAESTRO, VISA & MASTERCARD). There is no minimum turnover for card payments.

HOW LONG CAN I STAY?

Your admission fee always applies until we close again; there aren’t any calculations for more than 24 hours stay or similar.

SMOKING IS ALLOWED?

Yes and no.
The entire interior of the complex is non-smoking, on the terrace can of course be smoked at any time of the day.

SHOULD I BRING SWIMWEAR?

You can move in our whole facility naked, clothed in the towel or swimwear.
You decide for yourself.
Our only rule: In the bar area please swimwear or a towel.

IS THERE A FREE Wi-Fi?

Yes, there is WiFi! Our friendly staff will be happy to give you the network key; it also depends on the bar.
For those who have forgotten their smartphone or tablet or would prefer to keep it in the closet, there are 3 Internet terminals available in the bar area.

IS IT ALLOWED TO TAKE PHOTOS/ FILMS?

Photographing and filming is prohibited throughout the entire facility. If you are interested in photos of yourself in our sauna speak to us simply – now and then we offer small photo shoots outside the opening hours.

DO I HAVE TO PAY CASH AT THE BAR?

We record the consumption during your stay by means of a cashier system on your locker-key; you pay everything at your checkout.

CAN I MAKE AN INFUSION ON MY OWN?

Of course! Ask our friendly staff at the bar – we have a wide selection of infusion dips.

WHAT ARE THE ADVANTAGES OF THE 5 VISITS/ 10 VISITS TICKETS?

With our multiple cards, you can save a whole lot compared to the a regular entry. In addition, the card is also accepted in the Ruhrwellness Sauna Mülheim.

DO YOU ALSO OFFER GIFT CERTIFICATES?

Vouchers are available directly at the cash desk. You have the choice between a single entry, a 5 visits-ticket and a 10 visits-ticket.

HOW DOES IT WORK WITH THE WATER HYGIENE?

In our sauna you can enjoy yourselve without a doubt, of course also in the water. And the water quality is not lost. Elaborate water treatment ensures that the water in our pools is always clean. In addition, all pools are sampled once a month by an independent institute, and the results of the examination are passed on to the Cologne Health Office.

THERE ARE ALSO STALLS AVAILABLE?

Cabins are available in the entire complex free of charge for everyone.
And if it is something more private? No problem! In the back house we also have luxury stalls, which you can rent (12 hours for 25,00 €). Equipped with its own key, ceiling, additional towels and much more. Please contact our friendly staff at the checkout / bar.
(A reservation in advance for comfort cabins is unfortunately not possible.)

DO YOU HAVE A SQUAT TOILET?

In the back house you’ll find two squat toilets. You can purchase the right equipment from us at the checkout.

WHAT IS THE BEST AND NEAREST PARKING PLACE?

We are in the middle of the city center and do not have on-site parking.
Not far away are the park-houses “Im Klapperhof” and “Alte Wallgasse”.

GET IN CONTACT WITH US

Please note that we accept massage appointments only by call +49 (0) 221 - 420 745 77!

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