Absolute insider tip

  • Weiskirchen Hochwald Youth Hostel is an absolute must when it comes to leisure and hospitality in Saar-Hunsrück Nature Park. The wooded hills of the Schwarzwälder Hochwald make for a beautiful, varied holiday region. This is a place for hikers and sports lovers. Weiskirchen is situated right on the Saar-Hunsrück Trail.
  • Weiskirchen Youth Hostel has 124 beds in rooms with 1, 2, 4 and multiple beds, each of which is equipped with washing facilities; some have an en-suite shower/WC.
  • Single and twin rooms for group leaders are equipped with an en-suite shower/WC.
  • Bistro, café/bar, dining room, snack area, play area.
  • 6 common rooms and function rooms of varying sizes for 20 to 60 people; these may be combined to hold up to 110 people and are fully equipped for events, conferences, workshops, project days and music camps.
  • Leisure programmes for a thrilling family holiday.
  • Activity programmes for exciting school trips.
  • Table tennis, pinball, table football, billiards, board games, children's playground, area for ball games, barbecue area.
  • Training facilities for sports clubs in the "Hochwaldhalle" hall, at the Vitalis leisure centre and at the football ground.
  • A big family games afternoon is held from 3 o'clock on every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month.
  • At Weiskirchen 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
€ 21.50 € 29.00 € 31.50

Prices 2019

B&B from Half board from Full board from
€ 21.50 € 29.00 € 31.50

Weiskirchen is situated right on the Saar-Hunsrück Trail. Weiskirchen Hochwald Youth Hostel can be found in Saar-Hunsrück Nature Park, on the edge of the woodland known as the Schwarzwälder Hochwald.

  • 124 beds in rooms with 1, 2, 4 and multiple beds, equipped with washing facilities and, in some cases, with an en-suite shower/WC.
  • Single and twin rooms for group leaders 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
Habicht 54 sqm 60 54 40 32 - GF € 81.00
Iltisfels 48 sqm 70 50 38 30 - B € 72.00
Bärenfels 48 sqm 70 50 38 30 - B € 72.00
Holzbach 38 sqm 45 40 40 35 - B € 57.00
Schimmelkopf (Spitzboden) 44 sqm 45 24 24 20 - AF € 66.00
Kiebitz 65 sqm 60 50 34 32 - GF € 97.50
Iltisfels + Bärenfels 96 sqm 140 100 76 54 - B € 144.00
Conference equipment

blackboard, CD player, DVD player, flip chart, internet access (WiFi), 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 Weiskirchen Youth Hostel

Weiskirchen is located in one of Germany's most diverse holiday regions. Go hiking to your heart's content in the woodland of the Schwarzwälder Hochwald, try one of the many water sports on Losheim Lake, or take in the famous Saar river bend near Orscholz. Day trips to Saar-Hunsrück Nature Park, which is home to a wildlife park, or even to the nearby French towns of Metz and Verdun, are definitely worth considering.

Sightseeing and excursions

  • Saar-Hunsrück Nature Park Information Centre
  • Weiskirchen-Rappweiler Wildlife Park
  • walks in the Schwarzwälder Hochwald
  • cycle tours
  • Saar-Hunsrück Trail
  • "Dream loops:" "Two Valley Way", "Hochwald" Path, "Weiskirchener Peaks Tour"
  • natural swimming pool, "Vitalis" indoor pool, sports ground and sports hall
  • "Kneipp" facilities and "Waldhölzbach" barefoot trail
  • crazy golf, boules and giant chess
  • tennis, horse riding and beach volleyball
  • water sports at Losheim Lake
  • 3-day "FreizeitCARD" ("Leisure Card") incl. free entry to many attractions, such as Gondwana - prehistory recreational park in Schiffweiler
  • sightseeing in Trier, including the Amphitheatre, Imperial Baths, Basilica of Constantine, Cathedral, Porta Nigra and a range of museums
  • Luxembourg City, with a visit to the Casemates and the Grand Ducal Palace
  • sightseeing in Metz, including St. Etienne Cathedral and Marc Chagall's famous stained-glass windows
  • sightseeing in Saarbrücken, including Castle, St. Johann old town, various museums, zoo and the German-French Garden
  • discover Verdun, with its old town, Cathedral and World Peace Centre, the "Fort de Douaumont" First World War site and ossuary
  • sightseeing in Merzig, including the Wolf Park of renowned wolf expert Werner Freund and the Merzig fruit juice factory
  • Saarburg, with its lovely town centre and waterfall, castle and old town
  • Hermeskeil, including a trip to the largest private aeroplane museum in Europe
  • sightseeing in Idar-Oberstein, including the "Crag Church" and gemstone-grinding shop
  • Mettlach, with its Ceramics Museum, Villeroy & Boch's Keravision and the "World Map of Life"
  • Völklingen Ironworks UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Dagstuhl Castle with chapel
  • Saar bend at Orscholz and "Hammer bend" at Serrig