Rooms with a view of the Baltic Sea

Eckernförde is located on the Baltic Sea coast. The charming coastal village has a four kilometre long beach. You can enjoy lovely strolls through the vibrant town centre, and even watch how sweets are made in the Bonbonkocherei sweet factory. Eckernförde Youth Hostel is situated in a beautiful location above Eckernförde Bay. Many of the rooms offer a sweeping view of the Baltic Sea. Only 5 minutes away by foot is the sandy beach. Here you can really relax or go on the hunt for fossils and pieces of amber.
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Opening hours
The reception is open

8.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m.

3.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m.


3.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m.

Closing time

Open all year except from 19/12/2022 - 02/01/2023 and 18/12/2023 - 02/01/2024 (during this time we are available by phone Mon-Fri from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

Please arrive between November and March with advance notice, as the reception is not manned all the time.

Prices 2023

B&B from Half board from Full board from
€ 30.50 - € 38.00

The hostel is located on Eckernförde Bay. The towns of Kiel, Schleswig and Rendsburg are all around 25 km away. The hostel is only about 2 km from the town centre and Eckernförde train station.

A magnificent view of the Baltic Sea - that's what many of the rooms have The hostel has 164 beds, mostly in 4-bed and 6-bed rooms, all rooms with sinks, showers/toilets located centrally in the corridors, rooms for group leaders with separate showers, a common room for carers, 5 common rooms, TV room, coin-operated washing machines, W-LAN, large grounds with area for playing football, lawn with playground equipment, volleyball court, basketball court, table tennis and table football. In the evening, you can sit comfortably at the barbecue and campfire site.

Room Floor space
Max. number of participants
  • cinema
  • parliament
  • block
  • U-shaped block
    U-shaped block
  • circle
Floor Rent per day off
Tagesraum 1 120 sqm 60 40 40 60 50 GF upon request
Tagesraum 2 35 sqm 30 20 20 30 25 GF upon request
Tagesraum 3 30 sqm 25 15 15 25 20 GF upon request
Tagesraum 4+5 80 sqm 55 35 35 55 45 GF upon request
Tagesraum 6 30 sqm 16 16 16 16 16 1 upon request
Tagesraum 7 30 sqm 20 20 20 20 20 B upon request
Conference equipment

CD player, DVD player, flip chart, free wifi, multi-function board, overhead projector, pin board, projector, screen, TV set

Room Floor space Height
Max. number of participants
  • Choir
  • Orchestra
Floor Daylight Rent per day off
Tagesraum 1 120 sqm 3.5 m 60 30 GF yes upon request
Tagesraum 4+5 80 sqm 3.0 m 60 30 GF yes upon request
Raum 7 30 sqm 3.0 m 15 - GF yes upon request
Rehearsal room equipment

conductor's desk, digital piano, piano

Eckernförde - enjoy the Baltic Sea experience

The Baltic Sea can offer you a real wealth of experiences. Swim on the beach or explore the coast by bicycle. With a bit of luck you may find fossils and pieces of amber on the beach. In the nearby Ostsee-Info-Center visitors can explore the underwater world of the Baltic Sea. What do flatfish or starfish feel like? You can get right up close to the native plants and animals in the touch tank, the large aquarium. The natural high ropes course promises fun and adventure thanks to its challenging climbing elements. It offers 11 different courses in a beautifully located beech forest.

Trips and excursions

  • St Nicolai Kirche (St Nicholas Church)
  • A stroll around the shops
  • Water sports on the Baltic Sea coast
  • Schleswig (cathedral, castle, Viking Museum)
  • Regional capital of Kiel
  • Boat trip to Denmark