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Stanglhofweg 3
A-4020 Linz
Tel. +43 (0) 732 / 664434
Fax. +43 (0) 732 / 664434 75
E-Mail jgh.linz(at)


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Our hostel:
In a quiet, green area, yet centrally located, next to stadium and sports arena, the hostel is the ideal starting point for excursions to Linz.

All rooms with private shower and toilet. Thrre rooms are wheelchair accessible
3 seminar rooms, common room with media corner, table tennis, table soccer, darts, gym, internet station, board game rental, TV room, terrace, garden, sportsground, bike shelter, safes, car and coach park

Food and beverage:
Breakfast is included, half- and fullboard available.

Leasuretime activities:
Ars Electronic Center (museum of the future, unique in Europe and home for the festival for electronic arts)
Lentos Kunstmuseum (museum of contemporary art)
Old Town quarter (Linz Castle, St. Martin's church - oldest church in Austria, Landhaus - seat of provincial government, main square, churches, residential houses form Renaissance, Baroque and Rokoko)
Pöstlingberg (railway of the Pöstlingberg - the steepest adhesion railway in the world, the grotto railway and its fairytale world, zoo, pilgrims' church, panoramic view)
Posthof (youth culture, rock- and popmusic, comedy shows)
Botanical Gardens (near the hostel with plants form all over the world)

Pflasterspektakel (street arts festival), Linzer Klangwolke (multimedia presentation of visual and acoustic compositions throughout the Danube park), Urfahraner fair, Christmas markets (Hauptplatz, Volksgarten, Pöstlingberg)

boat trips on the Danube (Passau, Schlögener Schlinge, Wachau)
Abbeys (Wilhering, St. Florian, Kremsmünster)
Historical towns (Wels, Enns, Steyr, Freistadt)
Memorials for the victims of fascism (Hartheim, Gusen, Mauthausen)


number of beds
264  maximum 264 
  available in every room  
available in every room
63 rooms  


Our pricelist for 2018 can be found HERE!


Accommodation in our youth hostel requires membership with the International Youth Hostel Association. We have no age limitations.

If you don't have a valid youth hostel membership card, you can buy at our reception "welcome stamps" for € 3,50 per night/person (only for max. 6 nights) and become a member of the International Youth Hostel Federation (IYHF) during your stay with us  (membership cards with 6 welcome stamps are worldwide valid for 12 months)


Errors and omissions excepted, prices are subject to change without notice.


opening hours 2017:

opening hours (reception):
Mon - Fri 07:30 - 20:30
Sat, Sun 16.00 - 20:30 

breakfast included (buffet)
surcharge halfboard: 7,00 Euro
surcharge fullboard: 13,00 Euro

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How to get there

By car: A1 Westautobahn, exit Linz center, direction stadium (yellow route).


Parking: at the hostel

By train: Linz central station, with the bus (17, 19, 27) from the main station direction stadion to the bus stop "Froschberg"