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Davos Youthpalace

Horlaubenstr. 27, Davos, 7260, Switzerland

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Overall Rating 98%

The Youth Hostel Davos is situated 1600 metres above sea level, with a fascinating past.


Davos Hostel

Hostel Davos

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Location, location, location. This is a gem of a youth hostel in one of the most spectacular locations in Switzerland. Once a sanatorium, the building then became a spa hotel before being transformed into the youth hostel it is today.

At the foot of the Parsennbahn funicular which gives guests access to the vast skiing and hiking areas of the Alps, the hostel is also directly in front of the ski runs and a high-altitude hiking trail.

But it doesn’t matter what time of year you visit Davos because in the summer there is still plenty for groups to do. Biking groups will be spoilt for choice with more than 1500km of trails on the doorstep and if you enjoy sailing, then why not get out onto Lake Davos to practice? Or if you want to discover the mountains, then make sure you pack your hiking boots because there are 700km of trails in the area.

For families take a trip out to Madrisa-land – the areas first ever alpine themed amusement park. Or if you fancy something with a bit more of an adrenalin-rush then get your group to the Adventure Park Färich, where you can have some high-wire fun amongst the trees. There is also a bike park here too.

The Davos Youthpalace is a popular destination year round for groups visiting Switzerland. And what is unique here is that dinner is included in the price at certain time of the year.
Why not make an enquiry at this hostel today?

Group facilities & services

Group facilities & services
  • Parking for coaches (on or near site)
  • Linen and towels
  • Rooms for leaders and drivers
  • Catering/meal service
  • Meeting room/communal area for group use

Hostel Suitable For

  • Friends/Family
  • Interest Group
  • Other
  • School Group
  • Sports Group
  • University/College Group
  • Tour Operator
  • ESN



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Games room
  • Playground
  • TV room
  • Table tennis / ping pong
  • Pool table / snooker table
  • Terrace / patio


  • Elevator / Lift
  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Vending machine
  • Restaurant onsite

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi
  • WIFI Charges - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel
  • Car Parking at Hostel Type - At a cost
  • Conference Facilities
  • Cycle Rental
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available
  • Locker Type - At Reception
  • Luggage Room
  • Luggage Room Availability - Available during hostel reception times
  • Smoking Area
  • Sports Equipment Storage
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

From 07:00 to 10:00
From 15:00 to 23:00
From 15:00 to 23:00
From 15:00 to 21:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +41 81 410 19 20

Fax. +41 81 410 19 21

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Wellness- und Erlebnisbad Eau là là (500m to 1km)
  • Kirchner Museum (1 to 2km)
  • Vaillant Arena (500m to 1km)

See the full list of attractions


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Cinema (1 to 2km)
  • City Centre (500m to 1km)
  • Cycle trails (Less than 500 m)
  • Golf course (2 to 3km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (Less than 500 m)
  • Local market (Less than 500m)
  • Mountainous Area (Less than 500 m)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (1 to 2km)
  • National / State Park (More than 10km)
  • Nightlife (500m to 1km)
  • Distance to Parks / Green area (Less than 500m)
  • Restaurants (Less than 500m)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (500m - 1km)
  • Shopping area / Mall (2 to 3km)
  • Ski area (Less than 500m)
  • Swimming pool (500m to 1km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500m)
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site (More than 10km)
  • Wooded Area (Less than 500m)
Getting to us

Getting to us

1 or bus no. 7 to 10 min walk to hostel " then
Alternate Transport
There is a limited number of chargeable car parking spaces - advance reservation is recommended
Davos village train station 400m
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Athletics
  • Birdwatching
  • Boating
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Hockey
  • Horse riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Ski / Snowboarding
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Walking / Hiking
  • Windsurfing

Sustainability initiatives


  • Public transportation is promoted


  • Double-glazed windows
  • Energy efficient appliances
  • Energy saving lights


  • Working with local community


  • Recycling areas
  • Local and seasonal food


  • Water savers in showers
  • Water savers in taps

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