Reichsburg Castle - nearby

  • A highly modern Youth Hostel and certainly one of the most beautiful. The Cochem Moselle Valley Youth Hostel is situated above the banks of the Moselle, offering incredible views across the river, the town of Cochem and Reichsburg Castle. The Moselle Valley is one of Germany's most popular holiday regions, and Cochem is a real hub for tourists along the Moselle. Almost like a string of pearls, you'll find one romantic little wine-producing town after another.
  • Cochem Youth Hostel has 156 beds in rooms with 1, 2, 4 and multiple beds. Each room is equipped with an en-suite shower/WC.
  • Spacious entrance area with attractive foyer, dining room, bistro, café/bar, snack area, outdoor terrace, play area.
  • 7 common rooms and function rooms of varying sizes for 10 to 130 people; these may be combined to hold up to 180 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.
  • Internet terminal, billiards, pinball, table football, table tennis, board games, playing field for ball games, barbecue area and children's playground.
  • Accessible rooms are available for wheelchair users.
  • At Cochem 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 2018

B&B from Half board from Full board from
€ 23.50 € 32.50 € 35.50

Prices 2019

B&B from Half board from Full board from
€ 23.50 € 32.50 € 35.50

Prices 2020

B&B from Half board from Full board from
€ 24.00 € 33.50 € 36.50

The Moselle Valley is one of Germany's most popular holiday regions, and Cochem is a real hub for tourists along the Moselle. Almost like a string of pearls, you'll find one romantic little wine-producing town after another. Cochem Moselle Valley Youth Hostel is situated above the banks of the Moselle, offering an incredible view across the river, the town of Cochem and Reichsburg Castle.

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

Room Floor space
Max. number of participants
  • cinema
    cinema
  • parliament
    parliament
  • block
    block
  • U-shaped block
    U-shaped block
  • circle
    circle
Floor Rent per day
Marienburg 111 sqm 130 60 45 40 - B € 166.50
Burg Arras 58 sqm 70 40 30 24 - B € 87.00
Burg Metternich 22 sqm 20 15 12 10 - B € 33.00
Burg Thurant 30 sqm 30 20 15 12 - B € 45.00
Burg Pyrmont 102 sqm 80 40 30 24 - GF € 153.00
Burg Eltz 53 sqm 60 20 20 15 - GF € 79.50
Reichsburg 75 sqm 80 40 30 24 - GF € 112.50
Eltz + Pyrmont 155 sqm 180 55 45 40 - GF € 232.50
Conference equipment

CD player, DVD player, flip chart, internet access (WiFi), overhead projector, pin board, presentation case, projector, screen, slide projector, speaker's desk, stereo system, TV set

Room Floor space Height
Max. number of participants
  • Choir
  • Orchestra
Floor Daylight Rent per day
- - - - - - no free of charge
Rehearsal room equipment

digital piano, piano, stereo / PA equipment

Activities for guests of Cochem Youth Hostel

Cochem's half-timbered houses, winding alleys and beautiful Moselle promenade make it a wonderful destination. Not to be missed are the fairy-tale Reichsburg Castle towering high above the town as well as the many wineries in the surrounding area. For walkers and cyclists alike, Cochem represents an ideal starting point for fascinating tours and excursions.

Sightseeing and excursions

  • Reichsburg Castle
  • Kaiser Wilhelm Tunnel
  • winding streets, half-timbered houses and Moselle promenade
  • historic mustard mill in Cochem-Cond
  • wineries in the town and surrounding area
  • water sport and cycle tours
  • Cochem leisure centre, with an indoor wave pool, kids' zone and outpour pool
  • outdoor pool in Ellenz-Poltersdorf
  • cycle tours along the Moselle
  • bicycle hire
  • "Moselle Peaks" trail
  • walks on the "Carolingian Trail"
  • ruin of Winneburg Castle
  • chairlift
  • elevated rope course
  • Pinnerkreuz hill, offering unrivalled views across Cochem
  • 9 and 18-hole golf courses
  • walk to Eltz Castle from Karden or Moselkern
  • sightseeing in Trier, including a visit to the Amphitheatre, the Imperial Baths, the Cathedral, the Basilica of Constantine, the Porta Nigra as well as various museums
  • extensive tour of the Eifel, including the Eifel crater lakes
  • Klotten Wildlife and Leisure Park
  • Wine Museum in Senheim
  • boat trips on the Moselle, including passage through the locks
  • Kastellaun, with its lower castle and barefoot path
  • canoeing on the Moselle
  • Nürburgring with "ringwerk" motorsport leisure park
  • Martberg archaeological park in Pommern an der Mosel, transporting you back to the days of the Romans and Celts
  • Calmont climbing track
  • "Mühlenwanderweg" trail in the valley of the wild Endert river
  • Rope bridge near Mörsdorf