Here you can sense the irresistible attraction that Lucerne exerts on many travellers from all over the world. The hostel lies nearby the town centre in the nearby recreation area alongside the Rotsee lake.
In summer, the hostel is the starting point for Alpine walks. In winter, cross-country ski trails and winter hiking trails pass by the door; the ski slopes and toboggan runs are close at hand.
The youht hostel, between the lake and the "Herti" sports complex, is ideal for sports camps intended for track and field athletes, curling or hockey teams, or divers.