Modernity and hospitality

  • A modern touch and hospitality are the hallmarks of the beautiful High Westerwald Youth Hostel, which is located in the countryside and yet to close to the town centre. The town of Bad Marienberg is the centre of the High Westerwald, an unrivalled natural landscape. This region will leave nature lovers, hikers and explorers all spoilt for choice .
  • Bad Marienberg Youth Hostel has 128 beds in rooms with 1, 2, and 4 beds. Each room is equipped with an en-suite shower/WC.
  • Spacious foyer area with reception, dining room, bistro, café/bar, snack area, play area.
  • 6 common rooms and function rooms of varying sizes for 12 to 65 people; these may be combined to hold up to 120 people and are fully equipped for events, conferences, workshops, project days and music camps.
  • Leisure programmes for a thrilling family holiday.
  • Activity programmes for exciting school trips.
  • table tennis, pinball, table football, board games, playing field, campfire area, barbecue area with shelter, children's playground, large lawn. Use of gymnastics room and sports hall nearby.
  • Accessible rooms are available for wheelchair users.
  • At Bad Marienberg Youth Hostel we welcome families, groups of schoolchildren, seminar and conference participants, choirs and music groups, holidaymakers, cyclists, ramblers and, of course, individual guests.
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Closing time

Hostel is open all year round except Christmas.

Prices 2021

B&B from Half board from Full board from
€ 24.40 € 33.90 € 36.90

The town of Bad Marienberg is the centre of the High Westerwald, an unrivalled natural landscape. The High Westerwald Youth Hostel is located in the countryside and yet so close to the town centre.

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

Room Floor space
Max. number of participants
  • cinema
  • parliament
  • block
  • U-shaped block
    U-shaped block
  • circle
Floor Rent per day
Unnau 37 sqm 30 24 20 20 - B € 66.60
Daaden 30 sqm 30 24 20 20 - B € 54.00
Norken 22 sqm 15 12 14 12 - B € 39.60
Hahn 60 sqm 65 40 30 35 - 1 € 108.00
Hof 60 sqm 65 40 30 35 - 1 € 108.00
Rennerod 45 sqm 40 30 24 25 - 2 € 81.00
Hahn + Hof 120 sqm 120 100 60 60 - 1 € 216.00
Unnau + Daaden (L-Form) 66 sqm 60 44 40 35 - B € 118.80
Conference equipment

CD player, copier, DVD player, DVD recorder, fax, flip chart, free wifi, pin board, presentation case, projector, screen, stereo system, TV set

Activities for guests of Bad Marienberg Youth Hostel

Bad Marienberg, the only Kneipp (hydrotherapy) spa in the Westerwald, doesn't just offer fantastic scenery that is ideal for walks; at the Basalt Park - a redeveloped quarry - visitors can also gain an insight into past volcanic activity and learn about how the Westerwald basalt mining industry developed. Plenty of other leisure activities, such as the "Sauna Village" and the "Nordic Walking Fitness Park", ensure visitors will have a varied stay in Bad Marienberg.

Sightseeing and excursions

  • lake District
  • Kneipp (hydrotherapy) spa in the Westerwald area
  • beautiful forest landscape and lakes
  • basalt rocks and path around the Basalt Lake
  • clearly signposted cycle, Nordic Walking and hiking routes
  • Westerwald Trail (stages 7 and 8)
  • unspoiled nature parks
  • Fuchskaute (highest mountain in the Westerwald area)
  • Bad Marienberg woodland climbing centre
  • MarienBad leisure pool and "Sauna Village")
  • tennis, golf and squash
  • cross-country skiing
  • wildlife park with adventure playground, pony rides and mini-motorway
  • Basalt Park with power house
  • apothecary's garden in the style of the priest Sebastian Kneipp
  • Wiesensee Lake, offering boat trips and water sports
  • Steinebach: Bindweide mine, open to guests and complete with mine railway
  • Siershahn: "Gute Hoffnung" ("Good Hope") operational mine, clay mine in the Westerwald area
  • Hachenburg: Landscape Museum and Museum Village, live brewery
  • Höhr-Grenzhausen: Museums of Ceramics and Pottery as well as the "Kannebäcker Route"
  • Marienstadt Abbey: Basilica und abbey church in the Kroppacher Schweiz area ("Kroppach Switzerland")
  • Herdorf-Sassenroth: Mining Museum with visitors' mine and special programmes for children
  • Greifenstein Castle: Unique architecture and fascinating history, incudes Bell Museum
  • Enspel: "Stöffel Tertiary Geology and Industry Park"