Always something special

Our youth hostel is open to all guests. A spontaneous arrival without a confirmed reservation through the youth hostel is currently not possible. A confirmed corona negative test that is not older than 48 hours or proof of vaccination or proof of having survived corona disease must be presented on arrival.

The surrounding

Our youth hostel is located directly at the waterfront of the Xanten Southsea. The maritime atmosphere appeals with numerous attractive aquatic-sports offers, such as sailing, surfing, diving or water-skiing especially active guests. Particularly families appreciate here the professional assistance by the sports coaches. Also the Adventure Park Xanten“ and the leisure-centre in proximity are offering varied opportunities for a framework programme full of action. In good weather you can start here cycle-tours and wanderings at the Lower Rhine. A real paradise for friends of the Roman history is the Archaeological Park Xanten with its impressive reconstructions of Roman buildings, the ruins, the Romanic museum and the multimedia exhibition. Due to the favourable location at the periphery of the climatic health-resort Xanten, the approx 3 km distant medieval urban core and the train station are easily reachable.

Our house

Due to its terrific site and the entirely 45 comfortable four-bed rooms, the youth hostel is especially fancied by groups and families. 9 bright rehearsal rooms are offering choirs and ensembles, due to the brilliant acoustic, ideal rehearsal conditions. As a host for creative meetings, our house is your partner for seminars, workshops, conferences and team-events. In the youth hostel Xanten conference attendees will self-evidently find a sublime conference equipment. Most modern conference technique and internet-access in all of the seminar rooms are guaranteeing optimal working conditions. And also bicycle holiday-makers are enjoying many benefits in the “bed&bike“ accommodation- not for nothing we were certified by the ADFC ( Allgemeiner Deutscher Fahrad-Club e.V.) as a cycle-friendly house. By the way: here you are not just staying modern and keen, but also ecofriendly. So for example the environmentally friendly heating system supplies costless solar heat for the water heating.

At a glance:
  • All rooms with private bathroom
  • located directly on the waterfront
  • 1 eight-bed room, 12 five-bed rooms, 45 four-bed rooms, 2 three-bed rooms, 16 double-bed rooms
  • 2 accessible rooms
  • 9 communal rooms
  • bistro
  • Environmentally friendly heating system and solar thermal plant
  • discotheque-room
  • laundrette
  • host for creative meetings
  • music youth hostel
  • “bed&bike“ accommodation

YH for your exclusive use Xanten's youth hostel can also be booked exclusively:
  • Between November and February as of 190 people with a minimum stay of 2 nights
  • Between March and October as of 220 people with a minimum stay of 2 nights.

The Xanten Youth Hostel in portrait

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Opening hours
The house is open

7.00 a.m. - 10.00 p.m.

The reception is open

7.00 a.m. - 10.00 p.m.