Rooms and amenities

Welcome to the state capital of Schleswig-Holstein. The hostel is within walking distance of Kiel main station. Buses also run from here to the Baltic beach. The centre of Kiel is just 10 minutes away. One special highlight of the hostel is its light-filled courtyard and great view of the maritime town of Kiel on the eastern shore of Kiel Fjord.

Rooms for dreaming

  • 261 beds, modern single, double and 4-bed rooms
  • One sanitary area for every two rooms
  • Rooms for leaders, some with en suite shower/toilet
  • 9 dining and common rooms, hall
  • Covered inner courtyard
Fun and games
  • Table tennis, table football, large sized games, board games for hire
  • Internet terminal
  • Explore Kiel Fjord by bike or on inline skates
  • Town centre and "Sophienhof" shopping mall with a bowling alley and cinema
  • Nearby sailing and surfing school on Kiel Fjord

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Kiel Youth Hostel has 4 wheelchair-accessible rooms; the dining room and the TV room are at ground level. For detailed information, please contact us.
Kiel Youth Hostel has been certified by the ADFC (Allgemeiner Deutscher Fahrrad-Club - General German Bicycle Club) as being bike-friendly accommodation. It offers a generous breakfast buffet. We can provide you with packed lunches for your journey. You can let wet clothes and equipment dry overnight in a drying room. Reception staff can provide you with information and advice on the attractive destinations in the surrounding area.
Sports and the city. In Kiel, you can be as sporty as you like. Right next to the hostel, there's a 25 m long swimming pool and, in the summer, swimming clubs can also do 25 m long laps in the nearby outdoor swimming pool. Several sports halls in all sizes are available throughout the city for people wanting to play handball, football etc. We can help you find the right place to train in. Kiel Fjord is also a great place for sailing and windsurfing. The nearby parks offer excellent opportunities to get some exercise.