The newly renovated and extended youth hostel, designed by the architects Buchner & Bründler, is a pearl on any list of youth hostels. Features include 234 beds in rooms for two to six people, reception room, lounge and dining area, meeting room, kiosk, Internet corner, free WIFI and inclusive breakfast buffet. A tasteful mix between tradition and modern, with central position in the St. Alban area. Every guest receives a Mobility-Ticket entitling them to free use of Basel’s public transport.
The former farmhouse dating back to 1931 was lovingly modernized and extended in 1977. Warm & friendly ambiance directly by the Hallwilersee lake,close to a bathing facility. Total 82 beds, evening dinner on request and available cooking facilities for guests. 3 lounges, 1 recreation room and lovely inner-courtyard with grill place. A sports facility is also close by, the use of which is free for hostel guests. Castles and interesting hikes in and around the area.
Large choice of room types: from double rooms to large dormitories, so there's something for all tastes. A large park with games field, garden chess and fireplace surrounds this tradition-rich hostel. Additional features include bike stands, restaurant, kiosk and large room with stage, inclusive breakfast buffet and a variety of possible evening meals, lunches and packed lunches on request. The cosy garden terrace is a popular meeting place by fine weather. Limited number of parking places.