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Swiss Solar Prize 2011

The Swiss Youth Hostels association has been chosen to receive the 2011 Swiss Solar Prize in the category A Personalities/Institutions for its comprehensive environmental management in construction...

Go to the news Canada study trip with the Management and Board of the Swiss Youth Hostels

Canada study trip with the Management and Board of the Swiss Youth Hostels

A nine-man delegation, consisting of the Board and CEO of Swiss Youth Hostels, travelled to Canada on a study trip from 25 August to 4 September 2011. The exciting journey took them from Calgary, v...

Go to the news Topping-out ceremony for the Youth Hostel in Interlaken

Topping-out ceremony for the Youth Hostel in Interlaken

On Thursday Raiffeisenbank Jungfrau and Swiss Youth Hostels held a topping out ceremony for their new building in Interlaken. The event at Bahnhof Ost was also attended by the architect as well as ...

Go to the news Sustainability strategy is paying off

Sustainability strategy is paying off

Despite the difficult underlying conditions, the Swiss Youth Hostels organisation is able to look back on a successful year in its just published 2010 annual report. With 945,828 overnight stays, i...

Go to the news New Youth Hostel in Fiesch

New Youth Hostel in Fiesch

The new Youth Hostel will be officially opened in the “Sport- und Feriencenter Fiesch” on 30 April 2011. The former military hospital in Fiesch has been converted into a modern Youth Ho...

Go to the news Facebook Competition

Facebook Competition

Win a weekend for two at a Youth Hostel! Take an original photo of your stay at any Youth Hostel in Switzerland. Post the photo with a few comments on www.facebook.com/youthhostel.ch and share it...

Go to the news Free WiFi in the majority of Youth Hostels

Free WiFi in the majority of Youth Hostels

Since the beginning of March 2011, wireless Internet access for laptops, handhelds and other devices has been available to guests at the majority of Youth Hostels. This service complements the Inte...

Go to the news Swiss Youth Hostels wins ZKB Sustainability Award

Swiss Youth Hostels wins ZKB Sustainability Award

On 17th January Zürcher Kantonalbank (ZKB) announced the winners of the ZKB Sustainability Award. The Swiss Youth Hostels are proud to have received the ZKB Sustainability Award with a prize v...

Go to the news Interlaken is taking bookings!

Interlaken is taking bookings!

Our new Interlaken Youth Hostel, which is set to open in the spring of 2012 at Interlaken Ost Railway Station, is already taking bookings. However bookings received up to the end of 2012 are curren...

Go to the news Winter fun in the hostel

Winter fun in the hostel

In February, you can profit of a 15% discount on the complete arrangement - for example in our renovated St. Moritz Youth Hostel (see image). Overview of free beds in winter hostels