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Youth Hostel Tönning

431 Ratings

North Sea Coast Environmental Study Centre

Youth Hostel
Tönning

North Sea Coast Environmental Study Centre

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NORTH SEA AND WADDEN SEA   If you love the North Sea and the changing tides of the Wadden Sea, then come to Tönning! The sandy beach of St. Peter-Ording is within easy reach.

IDEAL FOR FAMILIES  As a youth hostel with the profile "especially suitable for families", we offer excellent facilities for families with small children.

YOUR HOSTS  Fabienne and Thomas Kamphausen and their team love the North Sea and the Wadden Sea. The Youth Hostel Tönning plays a very special role in this, as it is the only environmental study center on the North Sea coast.

YOUR NORTH SEA PROGRAM  Mudflat hiking, Eider Barrage, boat trips on the Eider, live North Sea experience in the Multimar Wattforum, Westerhever lighthouse, St. Peter-Ording beach

BIO  We cook with many regional products and, where possible, in organic quality.

OUR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATOR  Ulrike Lamp and her team of young volunteers provide holistic and dedicated support for all Wadden Sea programs for your group. Such support is only available in Tönning. We will take you on a mudflat hike, examine mud samples under the binocular microscope and experience the unique natural space with all our senses.

WATER LABORATORY  Our Youth Hostel Tönning has a well-equipped water laboratory and a North Sea aquarium. You can already start marveling there.

YOUR YOUTH HOSTEL is your top location if you want to discover the North Sea with all your senses. The sandy beach of St. Peter-Ording is about 21 km away.

Highlights
  • North Sea near St. Peter-Ording
  • boat trips
  • mudflat excursions

Equipment

standard
certified as Environmental|Youth Hostel Environmental|Youth Hostel
certified as Environmental|Youth Hostel
certified for meetings certified for meetings
certified for families certified for families
certified for music groups certified for music groups
bicycle-friendly accommodation Bett+Bike
bicycle-friendly accommodation
awarded with the organic seal according to EU legislation organic seal
awarded with the organic seal according to EU legislation
Youth Hostels - 100 % certified quality Youth Hostels - 100 % certified quality
Youth Hostels - 100 % certified quality
Guest services
  • board game rental
  • Spoken languages:
    english, german, spanish
  • free parking on premises: 30
  • kicker
  • luggage storage
  • pool table
  • WiFi access in the meeting rooms for free
  • WiFi access throughout the building for free
Food & Drinks
  • breakfast buffet from 7.30 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
  • packed lunch
  • dinner from 5.30 p.m. to 7.30 p.m.
  • organic quality
  • vegan dishes on request
  • gluten free food on request
  • barbecue evening
  • food / dining events on request
For cyclists
  • drying room
  • E-bike charging station
  • maps
  • places in lockable bike room: 30
For families
  • (baby) bottle warmer
  • baby changing
  • high chair for children
  • play room / play corner
  • toddler beds
For cyclists
  • drying room
  • E-bike charging station
  • maps
  • places in lockable bike room: 30
For families
  • (baby) bottle warmer
  • baby changing
  • high chair for children
  • play room / play corner
  • toddler beds
For wheelchair users
  • stepless access to the building
  • wheelchair friendly rooms with suitable shower/WC on the floor: 4
Outdoor
  • BBQ area roofed
  • beach- or volleyball court
  • football ground
  • outdoor table tennis
  • playground and lawn
For wheelchair users
  • stepless access to the building
  • wheelchair friendly rooms with suitable shower/WC on the floor: 4
Outdoor
  • BBQ area roofed
  • beach- or volleyball court
  • football ground
  • outdoor table tennis
  • playground and lawn

Prices

Room equipment

Meetings

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 off
Leuchtturm 41 sqm 44 24 16 22 28 GF upon request
Dock 6 76 sqm 70 40 36 28 36 GF upon request
Dock 7 76 sqm 70 40 36 26 36 GF upon request
Wattwurm 37 sqm 30 18 16 14 20 GF upon request
Dock 6+7 kombiniert 150 sqm 140 80 56 48 72 GF upon request

Conference equipment

blackboard, CD player, DVD player, flip chart, microphone system, pin board, presentation case, projector, screen, speaker's desk, TV set

Rehearsals

Room Floor space Height
Max. number of participants
  • Choir
  • Orchestra
Floor Daylight Rent per day off
Dock 6+7 kombiniert 150 sqm 5.0 m 130 100 GF yes upon request
Dock 6 76 sqm 5.0 m 50 25 GF yes upon request
Dock 7 76 sqm 5.0 m 50 25 GF yes upon request

Rehearsal room equipment

grand piano, piano, stereo / PA equipment

Activities

  • The water laboratory of the youth hostel in Tönning
    Water laboratory for groups (on-site)

  • soccer field
    Soccer field (on-site)

  • Barbecue pavilion
    Barbecue pavilion (on-site)

  • Volleyball court
    Volleyball court (on-site)

  • Billiard
    Billiard (on-site)

  • table football
    Table football (on-site)

  • Tönning's harbor
    Tönning's harbor (1,8 km)

  • Katinger Watt
    Katinger Marsh

  • Guided mudflat hikes
    Guided mudflat hikes

    Guided mudflat hikes for groups with the environmental education staff of the youth hostel.

  • Multimar Wattforum
    Multimar Wattforum (2,5 km)

    Interactive exhibition with aquariums and films about the Wadden Sea.

  • Eidersperrwerk
    Eidersperrwerk (14 km)

    The Eidersperrwerk is a large barrier built to protect the surrounding area from flooding caused by storm surges.

  • Packhaus Tönning
    Packhaus Tönning (1,4 km)

    The beautiful Packhaus building is a museum dedicated to the region, fishing and fish farming.

  • St. Peter-Ording Beach
    St. Peter-Ording Beach

    One of the most beautiful and widest sandy beaches on the North Sea.

  • Spa Dünentherme
    Spa Dünentherme (25 km)

    Indulge in pure wellness at the Dünentherme in St. Peter-Ording.

  • Zoo Westküstenpark
    Zoo Westküstenpark (21 km)

    At the Zoo and Seal Habitat "Westküstenpark" in St. Peter-Ording, you can visit seals and many other species of animals.

  • Westerhever Sand lighthouse
    Westerhever Sand lighthouse (28 km)

    The Westerhever Sand lighthouse is a popular destination known for its stunning views and iconic architecture.

  • seal banks
    Boat tours to the seal banks

Location and arrival

Town centre: 1.2 km
Railway station: Tönning (0.8 km)

The reception is open 8.00 a.m. - 11.00 a.m. , 4.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m.

Check-in 4.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m.

Different check-in times are possible by arrangement.

Open all year except 17/12/2023 - 14/01/2024 and 16/12/2024 - 19/01/2025

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

contact

Youth Hostel Tönning

North Sea Coast Environmental Study Centre

Badallee 28 · 25832 Toenning / north sea

Tel. +49 4861 1280 · toenning@jugendherberge.de

Management: Fabienne Kamphausen and Thomas Kamphausen

Agency: LVB Nordmark

Ratings from our guests

Superb 4.5 of 5
based on
431 Customer ratings
Reviews of the last 12 months in the DJH online feedback system: Guests are able to rate the youth hostel 4 days after departure.
Service
4.6
Catering
4.5
Facilities
4.5
Tidiness
4.5

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