Peace and quiet in natural surroundings

  • Peace and quiet in natural surroundings. The lovely Steinbach Celtic Village Youth Hostel is located at the foot of the impressive Donnersberg, right next to a Celtic village. As soon as you arrive, from miles away you can see the legendary Donnersberg rising high into the sky; it is the highest peak in the Western Palatinate. Old Celtic settlements are brought to life in the Celtic village.
  • Steinbach Youth Hostel has 104 beds in rooms with 1, 2, 4 and multiple beds, some of which are equipped with a shower/WC.
  • Bistro, café/bar, snack area, dining room, play area.
  • 4 common rooms and function rooms of varying sizes for 12 to 50 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, board games, area for ball games, children's playground, table tennis, volleyball and basketball court, sheltered barbecue area.
  • Celtic village right next to the Youth Hostel.
  • At Steinbach 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
€ 19.50 € 27.00 € 29.50

Prices 2019

B&B from Half board from Full board from
€ 19.50 € 27.00 € 29.50

As soon as you arrive, from miles away you can see the legendary Donnersberg rising high into the sky; it is the highest peak in the Western Palatinate. The Steinbach Celtic Village Youth Hostel is located at the foot of the impressive Donnersberg, right next to a Celtic village.

  • 104 beds in rooms with 1, 2, 4 and multiple beds, some of which are 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
Epona (Bistro) 45 sqm 45 20 20 16 - B € 67.50
Abraxas 28 sqm 28 14 14 12 - B € 42.00
Taranis 36 sqm 36 16 16 14 - B € 54.00
Sirona 50 sqm 50 24 24 20 - GF € 75.00
Conference equipment

blackboard, CD player, DVD player, flip chart, internet access (WiFi), overhead projector, pin board, presentation case, projector, screen, 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

piano, stereo / PA equipment

Activities for guests of Steinbach Youth Hostel

Steinbach am Donnersberg is an ideal starting point for walkers interested in exploring a geologically diverse natural landscape. Charming side valleys and the peak of the Donnersberg itself make for a truly unique experience. Visitors can quite literally get to grips with local history - beginning with the Celts but also including the mining industry of more recent centuries. Sporty types, too, will find they're spoilt for choice, with a wide range of sports and leisure activities available, great cycle routes and mountain biking tracks; there are also many interesting tourist attractions nearby.

Sightseeing and excursions

  • Donnersberg
  • archaeological/historical "Celtic Trail"
  • Celtic village
  • Celtic garden
  • Imsbach visitor mine
  • museums
  • "Mines" walking route
  • nature and geology trails
  • "Pfälzer Höhenweg" walking route
  • cycle tours and mountain bike routes
  • Rockenhausen, with the Palatinate Tower Clock Museum
  • Imsbach, including the "Bergmannshaus" mining museum and visitors' mine
  • Dannenfels, including the "Donnersberghaus" information centre, "Park of Senses" and the "Café Anno dazumal"
  • Kirchheimbolanden, with its Local History Museum
  • Schweisweiler, with "Leo's Tenne" village museum
  • city tour of Mainz, including a visit to the Gutenberg Museum and ZDF broadcasting centre
  • sightseeing in Worms
  • Speyer, with a visit to the Technology Museum
  • sightseeing in Kaiserslautern
  • visit the ruins of Rosenthal Abbey
  • visit the castle ruins of Falkenstein, with an open-air stage
  • visit the Dolls' House Museum in Jakobsweiler
  • historic "Stumpfwaldbahn" railway in Ramsen near Eiswoog
  • visit the holiday park in Haßloch