A Hostel of superlatives

  • A Hostel of superlatives. The highly modern Speyer Kurpfalz Youth Hostel has a central location on the banks of the Rhine, close to the swimming pool/leisure centre, Cathedral, Technology Museum and IMAX cinema, the Museum of Palatinate History and the "Sea Life" centre. Speyer's history spans 2000 years - this imperial cathedral city on the Rhine is closely linked to German and European history.
  • Speyer Youth Hostel has 236 beds in rooms with 1, 2 and 4 beds. Each room is equipped with an en-suite shower/WC.
  • Spacious entrance area with reception, bistro, café/bar, snack area, play area, dining room.
  • 6 common rooms and function rooms of varying sizes for to 40 people and 1 large congress hall for up to 190 people, fully equipped for events, conferences, workshops, project days and music camps.
  • Leisure programmes for a thrilling family holiday.
  • Activity programmes for exciting school trips.
  • pinball, table football, electronic Ludo-style game, board games, children's playground, playing field for ball games, table tennis, barbecue area, bicycle hire.
  • Accessible rooms are available for wheelchair users.
  • At Speyer 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 2019

B&B from Half board from Full board from
€ 25.00 € 34.50 € 37.50

Prices 2020

B&B from Half board from Full board from
€ 25.00 € 34.50 € 37.50

Speyer Kurpfalz Youth Hostel has a central location on the banks of the Rhine, close to the swimming pool/leisure centre, Cathedral, Technology Museum and IMAX cinema, the Museum of Palatinate History and the "Sea Life" centre.

  • 236 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
    cinema
  • parliament
    parliament
  • block
    block
  • U-shaped block
    U-shaped block
  • circle
    circle
Floor Rent per day
Kaiserdom 30 sqm 32 16 20 20 - B € 54.00
Salier 26 sqm 16 8 12 12 - B € 46.80
Römer 51 sqm 40 32 20 30 - B € 91.80
Kaisertafel 150 sqm 90 70 60 50 - 1 € 270.00
Rheinblick 51 sqm 40 32 20 30 - 1 € 91.80
Altpörtel (Spitzboden) 60 sqm 40 - 15 - - 2 € 109.80
Conference equipment

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

Activities for guests of Speyer Youth Hostel

Speyer is a modern city on the Rhine; in addition to its charming old town, it boasts a range of artistic and cultural attractions as well as leisure activities. Speyer is famous for its Romanesque cathedral, whose foundation stone was laid all the way back in 1030. The Technology Museum, IMAX cinema, "Sea Life" centre and "Bademaxx" leisure pool ensure plenty of variety, as do the many interesting tourist attractions in the surrounding area.

Sightseeing and excursions

  • imperial cathedral city
  • Speyer Cathedral
  • Trinity Church, Old Gate and Jewish Bath
  • Technology Museum and Imax cinema
  • the Museum of Palatinate History
  • Speyer "Sea Life" Centre
  • (All DJH members can receive a €5 discount on entry when booking online.)
  • Feuerbach House and Purrmann House
  • cycle tours such as the "Kurpfalz" Route from Speyer to Heidelberg
  • heated outdoor pool and indoor pool
  • Speyer woodland climbing centre
  • adventure playground with half-pipe in Dudenhofen
  • park with crazy golf
  • hiking along the Palatinate Way of St. James
  • sightseeing in Heidelberg, including the castle
  • sightseeing in Mannheim, including a trip to the palace, Planetarium, State Museum for Technology and Labour and the Luisenpark
  • Neustadt an der Weinstraße, including a tour of the town centre and/or a walk to Hambach Castle
  • Sinsheim, with its Technology Museum
  • sightseeing in Strasbourg
  • travel along the German Wine Route to the "Deutsches Weintor" - the southern start of the German Wine Route - in Schweigen
  • Palatinate castle tour including a trip to Trifels Castle near Annweiler and Berwartstein Castle at Erlenbach
  • visit Haßloch holiday park
  • travel with the Südpfalz-Draisinenbahn (Southern Palatinate Railway Trolley) at Bornheim/Landau