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Youth Hostel Wittdün

346 Ratings

Youth Hostel
Wittdün

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THE SMALLEST NORTHERN FRIESIAN ISLAND  At only 10 km long and 3 km wide, the island of Amrum is the smallest in the North Frisian chain. Our modern Amrum Youth Hostel in Wittdün is located right by the sea, with a wide and beautiful sandy beach stretching out before you when you step out onto the terrace. You can reach the guarded swimming beach in just 3 minutes. Discover your love for this little island!

IDEAL FOR FAMILIES As a youth hostel with a focus on families, the Amrum Youth Hostel in Wittdün offers excellent facilities for families with small children. Parents can let their kids play on the beautiful sandy beach.

YOUR HOSTS  are the hostel parents and Amrum locals Ineke and Ulf Jürgensen, along with their dedicated team.

MUDFLAT WORKSHOP  Hostel father Ulf is a mudflat guide, and both hostel parents are excited that since 2021 the hostel has a modern mudflat workshop for groups, where students can learn everything about the fascinating UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Wadden Sea up close.

YOUR ISLAND PROGRAM  Beach and swimming, mudflat hikes, dune hikes, boat trips to the seal banks, to Hallig Hooge, to Sylt and to the island of Amrum, BBQ evenings on the sea terrace, mudflat workshop for groups.

PROGRAMS FOR TEENS During the summer and fall vacations, you can participate in a 1 or 2-week English language camp with native speakers.

YOUR YOUTH HOSTEL  is located at the southern tip of the island, right by the sea and only 300 m from the ferry terminal. Plan for about 2 hours for the ferry ride.

Highlights
  • breathtaking sea terrace
  • directly located at the beach (100m)
  • many rooms have en-suite bathrooms

Equipment

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Guest services
  • (open) fireplace
  • board game rental
  • dryer
  • Spoken languages:
    english, german
  • free parking on premises: 4
  • indoor table tennis
  • kicker
  • luggage storage
  • pool table
  • washing machine
  • 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 9.00 a.m.
  • packed lunch
  • dinner
  • half board
  • vegetarian dishes daily
  • gluten free food on request
  • barbecue evening
For cyclists
  • E-bike charging station
For families
  • high chair for children
  • toddler beds
For cyclists
  • E-bike charging station
For families
  • high chair for children
  • toddler beds
For wheelchair users
  • wheelchair friendly rooms with suitable shower/WC on the floor: 8
Outdoor
  • direct access to the beach
  • patio
For wheelchair users
  • wheelchair friendly rooms with suitable shower/WC on the floor: 8
Outdoor
  • direct access to the beach
  • patio

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+1a kombiniert 88 sqm 100 70 30 40 40 1 upon request
Tagesraum 2 21 sqm 16 - 16 16 15 1 upon request
Tagesraum 3 26 sqm 32 24 16 16 15 1 upon request
Tagesraum 4+5 kombiniert 62 sqm 80 60 30 50 50 1 upon request

Conference equipment

blackboard, CD player, DVD player, overhead projector, projector, screen, stereo system, TV set

Rehearsals

Room Floor space Height
Max. number of participants
  • Choir
  • Orchestra
Floor Daylight Rent per day off
Raum 1 + 1A kombiniert 88 sqm 2.8 m 50 30 1 yes upon request
Raum 2 + 3 kombiniert 47 sqm 2.8 m 30 20 1 yes upon request

Activities

  • Terrace with sea view
    Terrace with sea view

  • Beach shovels
    Beach shovels available for rent

  • The Wadden Workshop of the Youth Hostel
    The Wadden Workshop of the Youth Hostel

    Groups can observe the Wadden Sea under the binoculars here.

  • Table tennis
    Table tennis (on-site)

  • Table football
    Table football (on-site)

  • Billiard
    Billiard (on-site)

  • Amrum beach
    Amrum beach

  • lighthouse of the island Amrum
    Climbing the lighthouse (2,8 km)

    Climb 172 steps up the lighthouse to a beautiful view over the island

  • Village of Nebel
    Village of Nebel (5,2 km)

    Small village known for its traditional thatched-roof houses and historic church.

  • SUP rental
    SUP rental (0,5 km)

  • Mudflat hikes
    Mudflat hikes

    Wadden sea walks to the island of Föhr.

  • Boat trips to see the seals.
    Boat trips to see the seals.

    Explore the world of seals by boat.

  • The old mill
    The old mill (4,6 km)

    The old mill hosts a museum of local history and changing exhibitions of paintings

  • Harbor area
    Harbor area (1,6 km)

    Harbor area with floating sea markers.

  • The island of Föhr
    Boat tour to the island of Föhr (60 minu

    By ferry to the beautiful island Föhr.

  • Amrum swimming pool
    Amrum swimming pool (1,4 km)

    Swimming pool with wave pool, children's pool, and sauna.

  • Bike Rental
    Bike Rental (0,3 km)

  • seal banks
    Boat trip to the seal banks

  • Island of Heligoland
    Deep-sea voyage to Heligoland

  • Hallig Hooge
    Boat tour to the Hallig Hooge

    Boat tour to the 6 qkm large Hallig Hooge

Location and arrival

Town centre: 0.4 km
Ferry terminal: Wittdün (3 km)

The reception is open 8.00 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. , 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m.

Check-in 8.00 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. , 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m.

Open all year except 05/11/2023 - 18/02/2024 and 05/11/2024 - 20/02/2025

contact

Youth Hostel Wittdün

Mittelstr. 1 · 25946 Wittduen/Amrum

Tel. +49 4682 2010 · wittduen@jugendherberge.de

Management: Ulf Jürgensen and Ineke Jürgensen

Agency: LVB Nordmark

Ratings from our guests

Superb 4.5 of 5
based on
346 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
4.4
Tidiness
4.7

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