Wangerooge Youth Hostel is located on the seven floors of the famous island landmark, the old Western Tower, as well in a new building. Our car-free island offers buckets of secluded adventure and sea air, and is ideal for school trips, groups and families.
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Opening hours
The house is open

8.00 a.m. - 10.00 p.m.

The reception is open

8.00 a.m. - 7.00 p.m.

Guests are required to pay a visitor's tax.

Closing time

Prices 2023

B&B from Half board from Full board from
- - € 48.00

Prices 2024

B&B from Half board from Full board from
- - € 50.40

The Western Tower is some 20 minutes on foot from the boat jetty and a 45-minute walk from Wangerooge's village.

168 beds in rooms with between two and six beds each, all of them equipped with an en-suite shower/WC. In the new house, guests also have access to a comfortable dining hall, a bistro and 4 group and seminar rooms.

Room Floor space
Max. number of participants
  • cinema
  • parliament
  • block
  • U-shaped block
    U-shaped block
  • circle
Floor Rent per day off
T1 46 sqm 42 - 22 30 - - € 50.00
T2 30 sqm 25 - 14 - - - € 25.00
T3 28 sqm 16 - 12 - - - € 20.00
T4 40 sqm 36 - 20 28 - - € 30.00
Conference equipment

blackboard, DVD player, flip chart, internet access (WiFi), pin board, projector, screen, slide projector, TV set, whiteboard

Do what you like!

Do you like it sporty, or do you take a rather more relaxed approach to holidays? Whatever you prefer, those who are ready for our island will not be disappointed: There are a thousand ways to enjoy a relaxing - and exciting - holiday!

Sightseeing and excursions

  • Boat excursions to the seal banks
  • Travel by boat to the neighbouring islands
  • Tours all across East Frisia, to discover the Hanseatic City of Bremen and its fascinating past, the port of Bremerhaven and the university city of Oldenburg's boulevards