Youth Hostel Grindelwald

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Youth Hostel Grindelwald

2.0 star property
Grindelwald ski hostel with free ski shuttle and ski storage

8.4/10 Very good

38 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Non-smoking
  • Ski facilities
The price is €160
Price available on 16/10/2022
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Geissstutzstrasse 12, Grindelwald, BE, 3818
Main amenities
  • Housekeeping once per stay
  • Restaurants
  • Free ski shuttle
  • Ski storage
  • Ski passes
  • Self parking
  • Spa tub
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Self-serve laundry
Feel at home
  • Playground on site
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Laundry facilities
  • Limited housekeeping
  • BBQ(s)

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About this area

Getting around

  • Zurich Airport (ZRH) - 118 min drive
  • Grindelwald Station - 12 min walk
  • Zweiluetschinen Station - 14 min drive
  • Grindelwald Grund Station - 20 min walk
  • Free ski shuttle

About this property

Youth Hostel Grindelwald

Hostel in the mountains
At Youth Hostel Grindelwald, you can look forward to a free breakfast buffet, a terrace and a garden. Hit the slopes at this hostel, offering a free ski shuttle, ski passes and ski storage. For some rest and relaxation, visit the hot tub. Free in-room WiFi is available to all guests, along with a playground and a library.
You'll also enjoy the following perks during your stay:
  • Self-parking (surcharge), luggage storage and smoke-free property
  • Tour/ticket information, free newspapers and meeting rooms
  • Barbecues
Room features
All guest rooms at Youth Hostel Grindelwald have amenities, such as complimentary wireless Internet access.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Limited housekeeping and desks

Languages

English, French, German

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Switzerland)
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 32 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 4 PM until 9:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open Monday - Sunday (7:30 AM - 10 AM) and Monday - Sunday (4 PM - 9:30 PM)
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • No cots (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets allowed (dogs only)*
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • On-site self-parking (CHF 10 per day)
  • On-site parking is limited

Off-site

  • Free ski shuttle

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast each morning 7 AM–9:30 AM
  • Hosted evening meals daily for a surcharge (reservations required)
  • Restaurant
  • BBQs
  • Snack bar/deli

Travelling with children

  • Playground

What to do

  • Free ski shuttle
  • Ski passes
  • Sledging nearby

Working away

  • Meeting rooms

Services

  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage

Facilities

  • 2 buildings/towers
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Hot tub

Accessibility

  • In-room accessibility
  • Grab bar near toilet

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • German

Ski

  • Free ski shuttle
  • Ski passes
  • Ski storage
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Skiing lessons nearby
  • Snow tubing nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Ski hire shops
  • Snowshoeing nearby

Room amenities

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

More

  • Housekeeping (once per stay)

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city and collected at the property. Exemptions or reductions might apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 3.90 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.

Optional extras

  • Hosted evening meal costs CHF 19.50

Children & extra beds

  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds

Pets

  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of CHF 15 per pet, per day

Parking

  • Self-parking costs CHF 10 per day

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Facility access costs CHF 20 per person, per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Switzerland) guidelines.

Policies

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

This property does not have lifts.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit on site.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards and cash.

Please note that the total price includes a Youth Hostel Membership per day.
Children younger than age 7 may not stay in dormitories. Children age 2 and younger are included in private room rates when using existing bedding.

Also known as

Youth Grindelwald
Youth Hostel Grindelwald Grindelwald
Youth Hostel Grindelwald Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

Frequently asked questions

Does Youth Hostel Grindelwald offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Youth Hostel Grindelwald does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Youth Hostel Grindelwald?
As of 30 September 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Youth Hostel Grindelwald on 16 October 2022 start from €160, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Youth Hostel Grindelwald?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Youth Hostel Grindelwald?
Yes, dogs are welcome. There's a charge of CHF 15 per pet, per day. Service animals are exempt from fees.
Is parking offered on site at Youth Hostel Grindelwald?
Yes. Self-parking costs CHF 10 per day. Parking spaces may be limited.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Youth Hostel Grindelwald?
You can check in from 4 PM - 9:30 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
Is there an on-site casino at Youth Hostel Grindelwald?
No, this hostel doesn't have a casino, but Interlaken Casino (9 mi) is nearby.
What is there to do at Youth Hostel Grindelwald and nearby?
Have fun with nearby winter activities such as cross-country skiing, snowboarding and sledging. Relax in the hot tub or enjoy the use of other amenities, which include a picnic area and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Youth Hostel Grindelwald?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Café 3692 (11-min walk), Eiger+ cafe lounge (13-min walk) and Hotel Wetterhorn (2.4 mi).
What's the area around Youth Hostel Grindelwald like?
Youth Hostel Grindelwald is a short 6-minute walk from Grindelwald - Wengen Ski Area and 14 minutes' walk from Sportzentrum Grindelwald.

Overall score and ratings

8.4

Very good

8.9/10

Cleanliness

8.6/10

Staff & service

9.3/10

Amenities

8.7/10

Property conditions & facilities

9.0/10

Eco-friendliness

8/10 Very good

Lin, 3-night trip
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8/10 Very good

1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

this youth hostel was very good. everything was nice and clean and in good condition. nice view with overlooking a mountain. highly recommend to everyone.
Marilyn, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

5-night trip
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8/10 Very good

2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

ON CHING ANN, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great hostel!
First time I stayed at a hostel and was pleasantly surprised! Amazing views and amazing breakfast! Mountain can be seen from the rooms. Loved it was the original building!
1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Modern Hostel with Clean Room
Bus only runs till 7pm but going uphill is not fun but an experience. 15-20mins walk from station.
Pedro Li, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Christoph, 1-night trip
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