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Youth Hostel Waldhäuser

63 Ratings

Youth Hostel
Waldhäuser

Environmental Hostel

Portrait

Below the Lusen mountain, colourful forests, rushing streams and numerous rock formations await you. There you will also find the highest mountain village in the Bavarian Forest National Park. Just the right place for our Environment|Youth Hostel Neuschönau-Waldhäuser, the ideal accommodation for nature lovers and environmental explorers.

Mountains, wolves and the world from above
Marvel at the national park. Climb the Rachel and Lusen mountains and observe the many native animal species in the open-air area.
For cyclists there are over 200 kilometres of well-marked, cross-border cycle paths, enjoy the magnificent landscape of the national park.
Experience the world from above on the treetop walk!

Fun in the snow
When the snow covers the landscape, the fun begins for snow kings big and small. The ski lift is only 100 metres from our house.

Suitable for school trips
Our programmes also promise fun, adventure and action:
You can go alpine skiing, cross-country skiing, tobogganing or on snowshoe hikes.
Head up to the Lusen: there are mountains of experiences waiting for you and your class.
Between heaven, earth and wild animals, you can walk through the animal enclosure and along the treetop path.

For families and nature lovers
Our youth hostel is the ideal starting point for your days off. Spend the night in the historic Ameishof or the Lindenhof. As a family|youth hostel, we also offer everything you need for a successful family holiday.

With us you will learn to understand nature. Our hostel with its educational forest programmes is certified as an environmental youth hostel.
Our seminar rooms invite you to meet and rehearse.

The Waldhäuser Youth Hostel team looks forward to welcoming you.

We use pictures from Rainer Pöhlmann and the Finsterau Open Air Museum.

Highlights
  • Located in the core of the national park
  • In-house sauna
  • Modernly equipped conference rooms

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
Accessible Germany Accessibility certified
Accessible Germany
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
quality management - service with ideas and and passion smile - certified quality
quality management - service with ideas and and passion
travel eco-friendly Viabono
travel eco-friendly
Guest services
  • board game rental
  • community-TV
  • dryer
  • Spoken languages:
    english, german, korean
  • free parking on premises: 15
  • indoor table tennis
  • kicker
  • luggage storage
  • sauna
  • sledge rental
  • washing machine
  • WiFi access in public spaces for free
  • WiFi access in the meeting rooms for free
Food & Drinks
  • breakfast buffet from 8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
  • packed lunch
  • dinner from 6.00 p.m. to 7.00 p.m.
  • veggieday Monday
  • regional cuisine
  • vegetarian dishes daily
  • vegan dishes on request
  • gluten free food on request
  • other catering requests on request
  • water free
  • barbecue evening
  • BBQ package to grill yourself
  • refrigerator
For cyclists
  • bike rental (11 km)
  • drying room
  • maps
  • places in lockable bike room: 10
  • repair service
For families
  • (baby) bottle warmer
  • baby changing
  • babyphone
  • high chair for children
  • outdoor playground equipment
  • play room / play corner
  • playground
  • toddler beds
For cyclists
  • bike rental (11 km)
  • drying room
  • maps
  • places in lockable bike room: 10
  • repair service
For families
  • (baby) bottle warmer
  • baby changing
  • babyphone
  • high chair for children
  • outdoor playground equipment
  • play room / play corner
  • playground
  • toddler beds
Outdoor
  • basketball court or hoop
  • BBQ area
  • beach- or volleyball court
  • campfire site
  • patio
  • playground and lawn
  • soccer field
  • sports ground
Outdoor
  • basketball court or hoop
  • BBQ area
  • beach- or volleyball court
  • campfire site
  • patio
  • playground and lawn
  • soccer field
  • sports ground

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
Köppel-Stube 42 sqm 32 22 63 18 - GF € 31.00
Theuerjahr-Stube 25 sqm 18 13 36 10 - GF € 19.00
Lindenhof klein 37 sqm 20 20 55 15 - 1 € 27.00
Lindenhof groß 47 sqm 36 26 70 20 - 1 € 34.00
Großer Tagungsraum 120 sqm 100 60 30 36 80 2 € 69.00

Conference equipment

blackboard, bluray player, CD player, copier, DVD player, DVD recorder, Fax, flip chart, free wifi, internet access (WiFi), magnetic board, metaplan board, microphone system, multi-function board, overhead projector, pin board, presentation case, projector, screen, slide projector, speaker's desk, table desk, TV set, whiteboard

Rehearsals

Room Floor space Height
Max. number of participants
  • Choir
  • Orchestra
Floor Daylight Rent per day off
Köppel-Stube 42 sqm - 32 25 GF yes € 31.00
Lindenhof klein 37 sqm 2.5 m 20 12 1 yes € 27.00
Lindenhof groß 47 sqm 2.5 m 36 25 1 yes € 34.00
Großer Proberaum 120 sqm 3.0 m 100 60 2 yes € 69.00
Theuerjahr-Stube 25 sqm 2.5 m 18 10 GF yes € 19.00
Discoraum 36 sqm - - - - no upon request

Rehearsal room equipment

conductor's desk, stereo / PA equipment, Keyboard, guitar.

Staging options

staging options in the vicinity (10.0 km), recording studio in the vicinity (12.0 km)

Activities

  • Wood-fired oven at the youth hostel with fresh home-baked loafs of bread
    Bread from the wood-fired oven

    You can have lots of fun baking bread in a real wood-fired oven at Waldhäuser Youth Hostel.

  • Table tennis table outdoors
    Table tennis outdoors

    The table tennis tables at the youth hostel are waiting for you. Fun and physical activity are the order of the day here

  • Children's playground with various play equipment outdoor in front of the youth hostel.
    Playground

    You can swing, slide and run around on the playground right in front of the youth hostel.

  • 3 teenagers running through the snow, carrying their sledges and bobsleighs.
    Tobogganing

    Winter fun in the snow for all generations at Waldhäuser Youth Hostel.

  • Indoor table tennis tables in the youth hostel
    Indoor table tennis

    The table tennis tables in the youth hostel are waiting for you. Fun and physical activity are the order of the day here

  • A spiral path leads to the top, above the treetops and offers a fantastic view over the Bavarian Forest.
    Treetop walk

    You will get the perfect view over the Bavarian Forest National Park here on the treetop walk.

  • Outdoor pool area with large swimming pool and leisure pool next to sunbathing facilities
    Outdoor adventure pool

    Summer, sun and fun can be found here at the Bärenwelle outdoor adventure pool.

  • Bowl with small pieces of gold is lying tilted in the water.
    Gold panning

    You can find everything about the popular gold panning tour here.

  • Swimming pool and slides in the middle of nature
    Karoli water park

    Experience fun in the water with diving, swimming, jumping and sliding in the Karoli water park.

  • A bear walking over low rocks by the water in the national park.
    Animal open-air enclosure

    Observe animals up close in the great outdoors in the Bavarian Forest National Park.

  • Panoramic view over the Bavarian Forest
    The Lusen mountain

    Panoramic view over the Bavarian Forest

  • Replicated elements of nature such as trees, heights and ground vegetation are imitated in the educational forest centre.
    Forest centre "Waldwerkstatt"

    Experience the miniature replica of the Lusen in the "Waldwerkstatt".

  • View of the Danube and the historic centre of Passau
    Passau

    Sightseeing, strolling through the alleyways, a boat trip, culture and much more can be experienced in Passau.

  • Christmas market in the town of Krumlov. The stalls and houses are festively illuminated and covered in snow.
    Town of Český Krumlov/Krumau

    It's wonderful to stroll through the city or over a christmas market in this little Czech town.

Location and arrival

Town centre: 0.8 km
Bus: from Grafenau or Spiegelau station by bus to Waldhäuser (near hostel)
Railway station: Grafenau or Spiegelau (12 km)
Airport: Munich (169 km)

The house is open 7.00 a.m. - 10.00 p.m.

The reception is open 8.00 a.m. - 9.30 a.m. , 3.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.

Check-in 3.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.

Please note: The bus stop at the hostel is open from 15.5. - 31.10.. Outside this period, the nearest bus stop is at the church, approx. 500 meters from the youth hostel.

contact

Youth Hostel Waldhäuser

Environmental Hostel

Herbergsweg 2 · 94556 Neuschoenau

Tel. +49 8553 6000 · waldhaeuser@jugendherberge.de

Management: Martin Herbinger

Agency: Landesverband Bayern

Service-Center

Service & Booking Center der Jugendherbergen in Bayern

Mauerkircherstr. 5

81679 Munich

Ratings from our guests

Superb 4.5 of 5
based on
63 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
4.5
Catering
4.4
Facilities
4.5
Tidiness
4.6

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