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  • Both well-known and popular - the Rhine Valley Youth Hostel in Oberwesel, which has its own conference centre and in-house swimming pool, is situated above the picturesque little Rhine town of Oberwesel, right next to Schönburg Castle. Oberwesel lies in the valley of the Lorelei - the most beautiful stretch of the Rhine, between Bingen and Koblenz. Known as the "Town of Towers and Wine", to this day today Oberwesel retains its unique medieval flair.
  • The Hostel is closed for refurbishment between 9 November 2012 and 30 April 2013, and will re-open on 1 May 2013.
  • Oberwesel Youth Hostel has 273 beds in rooms with 1, 2, 4 and multiple beds. Each room is equipped with an en-suite shower/WC.
  • Friendly welcome area with reception, bistro with terrace offering lovely views, café/bar, snack area, 4 dining rooms, play area.
  • 13 common rooms and function rooms of varying sizes for 10 to 46 people. 3 x 2 rooms may be combined to hold up to 90 people, 1 large congress hall for up to 250 people with facilities for simultaneous interpretation in three languages, 1 music hall for up to 150 people, fully equipped for events, conferences, workshops, project days and music camps.
  • Leisure programmes for a thrilling family holiday.
  • Activity programmes for exciting school trips.
  • In-house swimming pool with learners' pool, gym and medical bath, internet terminal, table tennis, table football, pinball, board games, giant chess, football area, volleyball and basketball courts, children's playground, sheltered barbecue area and campfire bowl.
  • Accessible rooms are available for wheelchair users.
  • At Oberwesel Youth Hostel we welcome families, groups of schoolchildren, seminar and conference participants, choirs and music groups, holidaymakers, cyclists, ramblers and, of course, individual guests.

Prices

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23.00 €31.50 €34.50 €

Location & Directions

Oberwesel lies in the valley of the Lorelei, the most beautiful stretch of the Rhine, between Bingen and Koblenz. Oberwesel Rhine Valley Youth Hostel, which has its own conference centre and in-house swimming pool, is situated above the picturesque little Rhine town of Oberwesel, right next to Schönburg Castle.

Amenities


  • 273 beds in rooms with in 1, 2 and 4 beds. Each room is equipped with an en-suite shower/WC.

Conference equipment

Room
Room
Floor space
Floor space
Maximum number of participants
Maximum number of participants
Floor
Floor
Rent per Day
Rent per Day
Kino
Cinema
Parlament
Parliament
Block
Block
U-Form
U-shape block
Koblenz
Koblenz
38 sqm
38 sqm
25
25
12
12
12
12
12
12
B
B
57.00 €
57.00 €
Simmern I
Simmern I
31 sqm
31 sqm
25
25
12
12
12
12
12
12
B
B
46.50 €
46.50 €
Simmern II
Simmern II
31 sqm
31 sqm
25
25
12
12
12
12
12
12
B
B
46.50 €
46.50 €
Kaub
Kaub
34 sqm
34 sqm
25
25
12
12
12
12
12
12
B
B
51.00 €
51.00 €
Lorch
Lorch
34 sqm
34 sqm
25
25
12
12
12
12
12
12
B
B
51.00 €
51.00 €
Werkraum Holz
Werkraum Holz
16 sqm
16 sqm
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
B
B
24.00 €
24.00 €
Seminarraum I
Seminarraum I
37 sqm
37 sqm
36
36
18
18
16
16
15
15
GF
GF
55.50 €
55.50 €
Seminarraum II
Seminarraum II
63 sqm
63 sqm
46
46
26
26
20
20
15
15
GF
GF
94.50 €
94.50 €
Seminarraum III
Seminarraum III
30 sqm
30 sqm
30
30
10
10
12
12
12
12
GF
GF
45.00 €
45.00 €
Seminarbüro
Seminarbüro
15 sqm
15 sqm
-
-
-
-
10
10
-
-
GF
GF
22.50 €
22.50 €
Boppard
Boppard
34 sqm
34 sqm
25
25
12
12
12
12
12
12
GF
GF
51.00 €
51.00 €
St. Goar
St. Goar
35 sqm
35 sqm
25
25
12
12
12
12
12
12
GF
GF
52.50 €
52.50 €
Bacharach
Bacharach
36 sqm
36 sqm
25
25
12
12
12
12
12
12
GF
GF
54.00 €
54.00 €
Bingen
Bingen
18 sqm
18 sqm
-
-
-
-
10
10
-
-
GF
GF
27.00 €
27.00 €
Kongress-Saal
Kongress-Saal
187 sqm
187 sqm
250
250
84
84
60
60
50
50
GF
GF
280.50 €
280.50 €
Musiksaal
Musiksaal
127 sqm
127 sqm
150
150
70
70
64
64
64
64
1
1
190.50 €
190.50 €
Simmern I + II
Simmern I + II
60 sqm
60 sqm
50
50
22
22
26
26
26
26
B
B
90.00 €
90.00 €
Seminarraum I + II
Seminarraum I + II
104 sqm
104 sqm
90
90
50
50
32
32
27
27
GF
GF
156.00 €
156.00 €
Boppard + St. Goar
Boppard + St. Goar
72 sqm
72 sqm
50
50
22
22
26
26
26
26
GF
GF
108.00 €
108.00 €
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Conference equipment: CD player, DVD player, Flip chart, Microphone system, Overhead projector, Pin board, Presentation case, Projector, Screen, Slide projector, Speaker's desk, Stereo system, TV set, White board

Musical equipment

Room
Room
Floor space
Floor space
Height
(m)
Height
(m)
Maximum number of participants
Maximum number of participants
Floor
Floor
Daylight
Daylight
Rent per day
Rent per day
Choir
Choir
Orchestra
Orchestra
Musiksaal
Musiksaal
127 sqm
127 sqm
7,00 m
7,00 m
150
150
70
70
1
1
Yes
Yes
0.00 €
0.00 €
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Rehearsal room equipment: Digital piano, Grand piano, Piano, Stereo equipment

Leisure activities

Oberwesel lies in the valley of the Lorelei, the most beautiful stretch of the Rhine between Bingen and Koblenz. To this day, the "Town of Towers and Wine" has managed to retain its unique medieval flair. Cosy wine taverns invite you to stop by, while the lovely Rhine promenade is great for a relaxing stroll. Hiking trails, a range of sports and plenty of local attractions offer the best range for your leisure programme. Taking a boat trip along the Rhine is a real treat as you pass by the castles and palaces which are so typical of this area.

Sightseeing and excursions


  • Lorelei with visitors' centre
  • Rhine castles and wine trail
  • "Rheinsteig" hiking trail
  • bicycle tours
  • Church of Our Lady and old fortification towers
  • "Rhine in Flames" large firework display
  • Rhine Promenade
  • outdoor swimming pool in St. Goar-Werlau
  • tennis court and bowling
  • sports fields and stadium in Oberwesel
  • Rheinböllen and Erbach with visit to big game nature reserve
  • visit to Maus Castle in St. Goarshausen-Wellmich
  • Rüdesheim with visits to Hunting Lodge, Niederwald Monument, Mechanical Music Cabinet, narrow "Drosselgasse" street, Wine Museum in Brömserburg and Asbach distillery
  • St. Goar with visits to Rheinfels Castle and St. Goarshausen with Lorelei Rock
  • Kaub with visit to Pfalzgrafenstein and the Blücher Museum
  • Trier city tour with visits to Porta Nigra, Basilica of Constantine, Imperial Baths, Amphitheatre, Rhine State Museum, Romano-Germanic Museum, Cathedral with treasury and Karl Marx House
  • Fischbach with visit to copper mine and sightseeing in Idar-Oberstein, including "Crag Church", German Gemstone Museum, Steinkaulenberg visitors' mine and historic agate polishing shop
  • cruise on the Moselle from Cochem to Eltz Castle
  • Mainz city tour with visits to Gutenberg Museum, Romano-Germanic Museum, Cathedral and St. Stephen's church (Chagall's stained-glass windows)
  • trip to Eifel with visits to volcano park, Maria Laach Abbey and Nürburgring with "ringwerk" motorsport leisure park
  • Bundenbach, including "Herrenberg" visitors' slate quarry and "Altburg" Celtic-Treverian settlement (open-air museum)
  • Braubach, with a visit to Marksburg Castle and Ehrenbreitstein Fortress in Koblenz
  • visit to a winery with wine tasting
  • Kastellaun with lower castle and barefoot path

Contact

Youth Hostel Oberwesel
Rheintal-Jugendherberge Familien- und Jugendgästehaus

Auf dem Schönberg
55430 Oberwesel

phone: +49 6744 93330
fax: +49 6744 7446

oberwesel@diejugendherbergen.de


Management
Waldemar Hudalla
Heidemarie Hudalla

Opening hours


Hostel is open all year round except Christmas.
Closed for refurbishment

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