Eschwege in the Werra valley

Eschwege Youth Hostel in Hesse is a modern Hostel, centrally located only about 300 metres from the lively city centre and directly on the edge of the city's large recreational area. From here, it is only a 10-minute walk to the Werratalsee lake.
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Prices 2018

B&B from Half board from Full board from
€ 24.00 € 28.50 € 30.00

Prices 2019

B&B from Half board from Full board from
€ 24.00 € 29.00 € 30.50

The Youth Hostel is located about 0.3 km from the city centre on the river bank of the Werra, about 1 km from the Werratalsee lake.

The modern Youth Hostel accommodates its guests in a total of 176 in 34 homely rooms of varying sizes with 2, 4, 6 or 8 beds. Some rooms have en-suite showers and toilets. The 21 rooms with "gallery beds" taste of adventure, and are particularly popular among families with children.

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
TG B10 84 sqm 100 46 42 26 - - € 80.00
TG A01 72 sqm 90 40 36 22 - - € 70.00
TG B09 43 sqm 48 24 24 18 - - € 45.00
TG A02 43 sqm 48 24 24 18 - - € 45.00
TG A06 43 sqm 48 24 24 18 - - € 45.00
TG B08 43 sqm 48 24 24 18 - - € 45.00
TG A03 37 sqm 32 18 18 16 - - € 35.00
Conference equipment

blackboard, CD player, DVD player, flip chart, microphone system, multi-function board, overhead projector, pin board, presentation case, projector, screen, slide projector, speaker's desk, stereo system, TV set, video recorder, whiteboard

Room Floor space Height
Max. number of participants
  • Choir
  • Orchestra
Floor Daylight Rent per day
PR B10 84 sqm 2.8 m 100 42 - yes € 80.00
PR A01 72 sqm 2.8 m 90 40 - yes € 70.00
PR B09 44 sqm 2.8 m 48 24 - yes € 45.00
PR A02 43 sqm 2.8 m 48 24 - yes € 45.00
PR A06 43 sqm 2.8 m 48 24 - yes € 45.00
PR B08 43 sqm 2.8 m 48 24 - yes € 45.00
PR A03 37 sqm 2.8 m 32 18 - yes € 35.00
Rehearsal room equipment

digital piano, piano, stereo / PA equipment

Leisure activities

Sports facilities immediately by the Hostel.
Werratalsee lake with boat tours and rowing course.
Barbecue area by the Hostel, disco room, and fireplace room for relaxed evenings together.
Visit to Eschwege and its sights.
Canoe or boat tours on the Werra.
Network of well-maintained cycling routes without great differences in altitude.
Walks through Werratal valley or into the "Blaue Kuppe" nature reserve (2 premium hiking routes, 2 nordic walking parks).
Outings to Meissner mountain massif (Mother Holle's home) or to Wartburg castle in Eisenach.
In addition, the Youth Hostel management has put together pre-arranged programmes with trained supervisors for its guests.
Tin figure meusum.
Schifflersgrund border museum near Bad Sooden-Allendorf.