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Youth Hostel Gstaad Saanenland
Saanen, Bernese Oberland, Switzerland, 1050m 160 beds, from CHF 40.70
breakfast included, half-board, full-board
in the mountains
close to skiing area
Shops close by
This new youthhostel in the middle of one of the most attractive hiking-, bike- and skiing areas of Switzerland pleases families as well as single travellers. Nearly all of the rooms offer a view of the Swiss Alps. The terrace on sunny days, the warm and cosy stove bench on cool evenings or the comfortable reading corner and the included breakfast buffet each morning. In the evening, you can stay in the spacious dining room - the heart of the youthhostel - after a 3 course meal with local dishes and meet up with others.
rooms & facilities
Total 160 spaces to sleep
6 rooms with 1 double bed and bathroom with shower and WC 4 rooms with 1 double bed and bathroom with shower and WC (Wheelchair accessible (also the bathroom)) 8 rooms with 4 beds and Sink 18 rooms with 4 beds and bathroom with shower and WC 6 rooms with 6 beds and Sink
Wheelchair accessibility: many of the rooms have barrier-free access
duvets - available pillows - available bed linen - available towels - available (double rooms)
1 dining room for 120 people 1 common room 1 bar 1 play room 1 play room - kids 1 cloakroom 1 bike room
furnishings & equipment
not suitable for self-catering
10 shared toilets 10 Shared showers
telephone Internet/WLAN (in the common rooms) TV table tennis table football Outdoor playground Patio (with garden tables, deckchairs) Dog allowed
location of the house
- central - in the mountains - close to skiing area - Shops close by - Direct access by car - all year
by train to Saanen - 10 minutes walking dinstance to the house
by bus to Saanen, Oberdorf - 6 minutes walking dinstance to the house
by car/by coach
by car driving up to the house possible - 25 parking spaces (25 paid parking spaces, it is recommended to book in advance)
by private coach driving up to the house possible (Access by coach for loading and unloading possible. No parking space.)
Gstaad Mountain Rides
Gstaad is the only glacier skiing area in the Bernese Oberland.
Cosy chalets, a wide range of different ski runs and other winterly activities make your winter adventure complete.
Number of lifts:
The valley station "Eggli" is in about 1.9 km distance from the house. The skiing area has a total of 220 km slopes. Reachable by bus, bus stop appr. 400 m from the house or by car in appr. 5 min.
- Quille du Diable, Alpine hiking trail to Lake Sanetschsee, Alpine Coaster, Snow Bus (ride on the glacier), dog sledding, Via Ferrata de La Tête de Chamois, etc.
Prices given as standard price. The standard price is subject to seasonal and demand-related adjustments. Details per person and night incl. breakfast buffet, membership, bed linen and VAT, excl. visitor’s tax. We reserve the right to adjust prices.
Season from 14. December to 01. April
Season from 18. May to 28. October
groups up to 160 people
all prices including breakfast buffet, bed linen and taxes:
starting at CHF 40.70 in 6-bed-room
starting at CHF 44.70 in 4-bed-room
starting at CHF 226.80 for 4-bed-family-room with shower/WC
starting at CHF 127.40 for double room with shower/WC
starting at CHF 108.70 for single room
prices vary depending on season and room type
lunch on request CHF 17.50
packed lunch on request CHF 8.50
dinner CHF 17.50
house closed from Beginning November to Middle December
house closed from Beginning April to Middle May
visitor´s tax: excluded electricity/hot water: included final clean-up: included
HostelCardStandard (CHF 7.00 per person) is included in the accommodation price. For groups we recommend the Hostel Card Premium (CHF 55.00). We will include this directly in the offer, as well as the resulting discount (CHF 7.- reduction per person and per night, excluding children's prices). If you already have a Hostel Card from your national association, you will also benefit from discounted accommodation prices.
Stay with 26 persons in September • Published on 03/09/2019
Die Herbergseltern sind sehr freundlich wir fühlten uns sehr gut aufgehoben.
Man kann sie nur weiterempfehlen.
Stay with 32 persons in July • Published on 21/07/2019
What a pleasant stay we had with Youth Hostel Gstaad. We were helped in all our questions and needs. We were travelling with a big group and could need some support along the way. More than received by the staf.