55 rooms with 180 beds, including 14 double rooms (10 with en suite shower/toilet), more rooms with mainly 4 beds in them, 8 family rooms with en suite shower/toilet, 8 rooms (2 to 4 beds) suitable for wheelchair users, 8 sanitary facilities for people with disabilities, 1 family common room with a play area, 1 dining room, 10 conference rooms with multi-media equipment, lounge with sun terrace, table tennis, volleyball, streetball hoops, barbecue area (not covered).

A modern interior, a generous amount of space and a lot of comfort - in Aachen Youth Hostel, it's not only schools and families that feel comfortable there. Thanks to the bright conference rooms in the separate seminar building, the inviting lounge and the many recreational opportunities, the youth hostel is also a popular destination for conference groups and seminars.

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Aachen Youth Hostel offers affordable and modern accommodation for tourists. Our hostel is family-friendly, too: the hostel's family day room with play area offers a comfortable atmosphere and plenty of space:

... Seating areas for adults and children,
... books, drawing utensils and toys (games, building blocks etc.)
... a play carpet with its own "fleet of cars"
... a television, CD player, refrigerator,
... a bottle warmer and a changing table

So: go to Aachen - where there's room for the whole family!
Whether you're a school class, a sports club or just a group of friends, the hostel is particularly well suited to group holidays. Depending on your wishes, there are enough rooms with 2, 4 or more beds available. In the lounge with outside seating, guests can make friends with people from all over Europe.
Travel without any reduced mobility: Aachen Youth Hostel is also able to welcome people with disabilities. The hostel has 8 barrier-free rooms on the ground floor, each equipped with wheelchair-accessible sanitary facilities. 9 of the 10 conference rooms are wheelchair-accessible and have suitable daytime toilets.
  • Rooms: 8 on the ground floor. Door width: at least 90 cm
  • Sanitary facilities: in the rooms. Door width: at least 90 cm. (Access is barrier-free)
  • Fittings in the sanitary facilities: washbasins are accessible by wheelchair, a shower seat is available, grab rails next to the toilet and in the shower, wheelchair-accessible shower, electronic emergency alarm, emergency cord, mirror visible above the sink when seated
  • Common/conference rooms: 10, of which 9 are barrier-free. Daytime toilets. Door width: at least 90 cm for day/conference rooms and dining room
  • Lift: lift in the separate seminar building. Door width 90 cm, depth: 140 cm, width: 110 cm, height of the controls: 95 cm outside, 120 cm inside
  • Access/entrance to the hostel: entrance via a ramp. Door width: 90 cm
  • Parking: 100 m away, public car park. The way to the entrance is not barrier-free and steep.
  • Public transportation: the bus stop is 250 meters away. The way to the hostel is very steep.
  • Medical care: hospital: 5 km
  • Doctor: 3 km
  • Additional offers for wheelchair users: programmes for school trips and leisure groups.
  • Lounge, sun terrace.

For more information You have access to all necessary areas of the hostel. The hallway with appropriately equipped rooms is on the ground floor of the Europa (A) building. The entrance is at ground level. The dining room is on the ground floor of the Colynshof (B) building. The entrance is easily accessible via a slight ramp. All conference rooms are either on the ground floor (Colynshof building) or can be reached using the lift (in the Forum building). The only exception is the conference room called Rome. The other rooms are on corridors that are only accessible by stairs. Further figures: EUROPA (A) BUILDING Width of the entrance door: 1.12m Width of the door into the hallway of the rooms: 0.90m Width of the corridor of the rooms: 1.30 m Width of the room door: 0.93 m Width of the bathroom door in the room: 0.93 m COLYNSHOF (B) BUILDING Width of the entrance door: 1.40m Width of the door to the dining room: 1.65 m FORUM (C) BUILDING Width of the entrance door: 1.90m Width of the lift door: 0.90m The sinks in the bath rooms are accessible by wheelchair. The angles of the mirrors are adjustable The showers are at ground level and there is a seat on the wall. The toilets are equipped with the appropriate aids. All rooms have with 4-5 beds. The upper bunk of bunk beds can be folded up. This results in a 2-3 bed occupancy. Additional toilets are located on the ground floor of all three buildings. If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact with us. You can reach us during regular office hours By phone on: +49 (0241) 711 010 By fax to: +49 (0241) 711 0120

Bicycle-friendly guesthouse
bicycle-friendly accommodation
A long stay or a short stopover - cyclists are always welcome at Aachen Youth Hostel. The hostel has been certified by the ADFC (Allgemeiner Deutscher Fahrrad-Club - General German Bicycle Club) as being bike-friendly accommodation. This means that the hostel meets all the requirements of accommodation for cyclists: tools for small repairs, drying facilities for wet clothes and the safe storage of bicycles in the hostel's own bicycle storage facility guarantee a relaxing and carefree stay.
  • "Bed & Bike" accommodation
  • Next bicycle rental: 10 km
  • Next bike shop: 2 km
  • Extras: Fahrradsommer ("Cycling Summer") in Aachen, cycling tours for groups with the organiser "Weinradel"