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Interlaken Youth Hostel

Am Bahnhof Ost Untere Bönigstrasse 3a, Interlaken, 3800, Switzerland

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Overall Rating 96%

Hostel Interlaken in the Bernese Oberland with its own restaurant, 3a, is one of the newest hostels in Switzerland.


Interlaken Hostel

Hostel Interlaken

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

This brand spanking new hostel has a location to die for, a restaurant serving first class food and facilities that are second to none for all types of groups.

With an activity programme on offer which includes Alpine Trekking; Beginners Snowboarding; Private ski lessons or a ride in a helicopter over the glaciers, this really is a hostel for the active! Book up your programme in advance or decide when you get there. The staff at the hostel will be pleased to help.

The unique location of the youth hostel next door to Interlaken-Ost Railway Station and at the foot of the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau mountains offers boundless pleasure for adventurous guests.

The small town of Interlaken is easily accessible from the hostel and there are a number of bars and restaurants here and souvenir shops in case you need a little retail therapy. Or why not rent a bike from reception so that you can travel a little further afield?

If you are visiting Interlaken in the summer, then try a dip in the lakes of Brienz and Thun. Or if you want a little more adrenalin, there’s the chance to try out some white water rafting or bungee jumping too. Walkers are well catered for with pleasant rambles along the River Aare, or if you are after something a little more strenuous then there is a mountain route through Harder Mountain, which starts just five minutes away from the hostel.

With free WiFi throughout the hostel and a breakfast included as part of the price this really does offer groups great value accommodation in an exclusive location. Why not make an enquiry now?

Group facilities & services

Group facilities & services
  • Suitable for Special Occasions
  • 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
  • TV room
  • Pool table / snooker table
  • Terrace / patio


  • Elevator / Lift
  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Cafe/Bistro
  • Restaurant onsite

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers
  • Computer Charges - Charges Apply
  • Wifi
  • WIFI Charges - Free
  • Internet Cafe Nearby

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel
  • Car Parking at Hostel Type - At a cost
  • Car parking nearby
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Conference Facilities
  • Currency Exchange
  • 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
  • Sports Equipment Storage
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

From 07:00 to 00:00
From 15:00 to 00:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +41 33 826 10 90

Fax. +41 33 826 10 95

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Jungfraujoch ()
  • Thuner- und Brienzersee ()
  • Harder Kulm ()

See the full list of attractions


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (1 to 2km)
  • Cinema (1 to 2km)
  • City Centre (Less than 500 m)
  • Cycle trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Golf course (3 to 5km)
  • Gym (Less than 500 m)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Mountainous Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (Less than 500 m)
  • Nightlife (At or next to the hostel)
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Restaurants (At or next to the hostel)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (Less than 500m)
  • Shopping area / Mall (Less than 500 m)
  • Ski area (More than 10km)
  • Swimming pool (1 to 2km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (At or next to the hostel)
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Wooded Area (Less than 500m)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Alternate Transport
Free parking in 5-minute walking distance. The hostel has a limited number of parking spaces, so we recommend you to reserve a spot in advance.
200m from the hostel. Daily TGV-connection.
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Dance
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Ski / Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Walking / Hiking
  • Windsurfing

Sustainability initiatives


  • Public transportation is promoted


  • Double-glazed windows
  • Energy efficient appliances
  • Energy saving lights
  • Insulation and ventilation systems


  • Working with local community


  • Growing own vegetables
  • Fairtrade food served
  • Local and seasonal food


  • Water savers in showers
  • Water savers in taps

Sustainability labels