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Youth Hostel Westensee

78 Ratings

Youth Hostel
Westensee

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NATURE PARK AT THE LAKE  Your youth hostel is located in the beautiful Westensee Nature Park, near Kiel. The lake of the same name lies at your feet. Here you can feel really comfortable and enjoy a relaxed view of the lake. Your youth hostel Westensee is cozy, with a barbecue pavilion, beach volleyball court, children's playground, and thousands of play options for children on the nature park grounds.

IDEAL FOR FAMILIES  With the profile "especially suitable for families", the youth hostel Westensee offers excellent amenities for families. Pack your bicycles, enjoy the many play options. The children will quickly make new friends.

MUSIC & CONFERENCES  A centerpiece of the youth hostel is the rehearsal room built specifically for musicians and seminar guests, with an acoustic ceiling and a view of nature.

YOUR HOSTS are the friendly team led by hostel manager Daniela Weigel. Let her give you the best tips, as she knows the area like the back of her hand.

YOUR PROGRAM  Lake with swimming area on the opposite shore, canoe rental, 200 km hiking trails, bike tours, Warder Zoo, team training with raft building for groups.

YOUR YOUTH HOSTEL  It is simply beautifully located in the nature park. It has one of our absolute most beautiful youth hostel sites in Schleswig-Holstein and is therefore a real recommendation.

Highlights
  • located by the lake (100m)
  • huge natural park
  • panorama room for music & seminars

Equipment

standard
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
Youth Hostels - 100 % certified quality Youth Hostels - 100 % certified quality
Youth Hostels - 100 % certified quality
Guest services
  • (open) fireplace
  • board game rental
  • community-TV
  • Spoken languages:
    english, german
  • free parking on premises: 25
  • indoor table tennis
  • kicker
  • luggage storage
  • pool table
  • washing machine
  • WiFi access in public spaces for free
Food & Drinks
  • breakfast buffet from 7.45 a.m. to 9.00 a.m.
  • packed lunch
  • dinner from 6.00 p.m. to 7.00 p.m.
  • gluten free food on request
  • bistro / cafeteria
For cyclists
  • drying room
  • E-bike charging station
  • maps
  • places in lockable bike room: 25
For families
  • (baby) bottle warmer
  • baby changing
  • babyphone
  • high chair for children
  • play room / play corner
  • playground
  • toddler beds
For cyclists
  • drying room
  • E-bike charging station
  • maps
  • places in lockable bike room: 25
For families
  • (baby) bottle warmer
  • baby changing
  • babyphone
  • high chair for children
  • play room / play corner
  • playground
  • toddler beds
For wheelchair users
  • disabled parking space: 1
  • lift
  • stepless access to the building
  • wheelchair friendly meeting rooms
  • wheelchair friendly rooms with suitable shower/WC on the floor: 2
Outdoor
  • BBQ area roofed
  • beach- or volleyball court
  • campfire site
  • outdoor table tennis
  • patio
  • playground and lawn
  • soccer field
For wheelchair users
  • disabled parking space: 1
  • lift
  • stepless access to the building
  • wheelchair friendly meeting rooms
  • wheelchair friendly rooms with suitable shower/WC on the floor: 2
Outdoor
  • BBQ area roofed
  • beach- or volleyball court
  • campfire site
  • outdoor table tennis
  • patio
  • playground and lawn
  • soccer field

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
Tagesraum 1 60 sqm 50 40 24 40 40 GF upon request
Tagesraum 2 40 sqm 10 20 14 - 10 GF upon request
Tagesraum 3 39 sqm 25 28 14 16 30 GF upon request
Tagesraum 4 50 sqm 40 24 24 22 35 GF upon request
Tagesraum 5 40 sqm 30 12 16 15 28 GF upon request
Musik-/Seminarraum 100 sqm 80 40 32 30 55 GF upon request

Conference equipment

blackboard, CD player, DVD player, flip chart, free wifi, metaplan board, overhead projector, pin board, projector, screen, TV set

Rehearsals

Room Floor space Height
Max. number of participants
  • Choir
  • Orchestra
Floor Daylight Rent per day off
Akustikraum 100 sqm 3.2 m 80 40 GF yes upon request
Raum 2 + 3 kombiniert (mobile Trennwand) 87 sqm 2.6 m 60 40 GF no upon request

Rehearsal room equipment

piano

Activities

  • Westensee
    Westensee (0,1 km)

    The beautiful lake is located 100 m from the youth hostel.

  • Beachvolleyball
    Beachvolleyball (on-site)

  • barbecue pavilion
    Barbecue pavilion (on-site)

  • Table tennis
    Table tennis (on-site)

  • basketball hoop
    basketball hoop (on-site)

  • Swimming area at Westensee lake
    Swimming area at Westensee lake (0,7 km)

    Access to the lake is approximately 700m away from the youth hostel.

  • hiking trails
    hiking trails (on-site)

    In the nature park Westensee, there are 200 km of hiking trails through scenic nature.

  • Zoo and countryside animal park
    Zoo Arche Warder (9,2 km)

    Zoo and countryside animal park.

  • equestrian center
    Equestrian center (1 km)

  • Kanu
    Boat rental (10 km)

  • Molfsee Open Air Museum
    Molfsee Open Air Museum (15 km)

    Here you can experience what life looked like in Schleswig-Holstein in earlier times.

  • City of Kiel
    Daytrip to Kiel (20 km)

  • High Rope Course Kiel
    High Rope Course Kiel

    The beautiful forest high ropes course is located at Falckensteiner Strand.

  • Submarine/Naval Memorial Laboe
    Submarine/Naval Memorial Laboe (38 km)

    Visit to a real submarine and view from the Laboe Naval Memorial.

  • Eckernförde Beach
    Eckernförde sandy Beach

    Beautiful sandy beach at Eckernförder Bucht with beach chairs and shallow water.

  • Free Fall Tower HANSA-PARK
    Amusement Park HANSA-PARK (73 km)

    Roller coasters and action at the amusement park in Sierksdorf.

Location and arrival

Town centre: 0 km
Bus: Westensee (0.5 km)
Railway station: Felde (8 km)

The reception is open 8.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. , 5.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m.

Check-in 5.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m.

Open all year except 21/12/2024 - 05/01/2025

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

contact

Youth Hostel Westensee

Am See 24 · 24259 Westensee

Tel. +49 4305 542 · westensee@jugendherberge.de

Management: Daniela Weigel

Agency: LVB Nordmark

Ratings from our guests

Very good 4.3 of 5
based on
78 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
4.2
Facilities
4.3
Tidiness
4.3

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