The hostel is worth visiting just to look within the historic customs house. In the evening, the old town just round the corner draws you into cosy pubs.
The youth hostel stands outside the village of Fällanden on the shore of Lake Greifen, a largely environmentally-protected area. For groups only!
The castle has loomed majestically above the Rhine waterfall for over a thousand years. Today it is a picture-book hostel with 91 beds in rustic rooms.