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Youthhostel Schaffhausen

Randenstrasse 65, Schaffhausen, Switzerland

84%Rating

  • 67%Value For Money
  • 87%Security
  • 87%Location
  • 100%Staff
  • 83%Atmosphere
  • 83%Cleanliness
  • 83%Facilities

Property Information:

Schaffhausen is just a small town, but what a town! Between Munot, Rhine Falls, Randen and Klettgau lies a medieval little place with an irresistible attraction. And, ten minutes away, a youth hostel in a small castle. At one time the meeting point for writers and painters, today it is open to all connoisseurs of the art of living.

'A dilapidated old manor house, with unkept garden paths, moss-covered bench seats, crumbling steps and an impenetrably overgrown park'. That was how in 1914 Hermann Hesse described the small castle Belair in his novel 'Rosshalde'. His friend and owner of the castle, Hans Sturzenegger, a painter, provided the main character Johann Veraguth.
Fifty years later, the 16th-century manor house became the youth hostel. And today, freely adapting Hesse's words, it looks like this: A magnificently decked-out, striking small castle, with large meadows, romantic bench seats under mighty plane trees, narrow and winding stairs to plush rooms and an extensive, well-tended park.

Reception hours
08.00-10.00am / 05.00-09.00pm

Accommodation
1 single room
1 double room
1 room with 3 beds and washbasin
1 room with 4 beds
1 room with 5 beds
1 room with 5 beds and washbasin
2 rooms with 6 beds
4 rooms with 8 beds
1 room with 10 beds

Free car parking 100 metres from the youth hostel.

*PLEASE NOTE: The published prices include the daily membership of Swiss Youth Hostels and Hostelling International.

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  • Latest Review

    We loved the place and thought it was cute. Also liked the activities available, bord games and table tennis ect. Best of all we thought the staff were really helpful and friendly! Espically Simon, he was always more than happy to answer our questions no matter how odd, even looking things up on line if he didn't know the answer. We would defiantly stay here again! The location was lovely, in a nice, quite part of town surrounded by trees! Loved it!!!!!!! ☺☺☺
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      Anonymous, New Zealand, Couple, 25-30
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Facilities

  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Included
  • Common Room
  • Free Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage


Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

Things to Note

**PLEASE NOTE: The published prices include the daily membership of Swiss Youth Hostels and Hostelling International.





Youthhostel Schaffhausen Located at Randenstrasse 65, , Schaffhausen.
Youthhostel Schaffhausen
Switzerland
Schaffhausen Schaffhausen 8200 Randenstrasse 65
84% 53
47.7021951 8.6226475
Youthhostel Schaffhausen
    Rooms available     Basic 6 Bed Private Shared Bathroom     Basic 10 Bed Mixed Dorm     Basic 6 Bed Mixed Dorm     Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom
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