Querfeldein 1/2019 Travel Magazine

QUERFELDEIN, the travel magazine for our members, will be realeased shortly as edition 1/2019 end of May.


  • Venice: In the footsteps of Commissario Brunetti – Travel report by Stefan Veigl
  • Krems and the Wachau: From wine to culture and student city – Travel report by Stefan Veigl
  • With the bike through the Salzkammergut: Guest article by Maximilian Lichtenberger
  • News/Stories from Carinthia: New lobby in Klagenfurt with café, new playground in Cap Wörth
  • Art project: with children and young people in the youth hostel Neu Nagelberg
  • Culinary journey: in the kitchens of this world in the 1200 Vienna Brigittenau

Imagefilm Cap Wörth ERC Standbild

You are Welcome: ERC 2020 in Velden Cap Wörth, Austria

We are pleased to announce that Austria will host the ERC 2020 (European Regional Conference) and that our venue will be the beautiful Youth Hostel Velden Cap Wörth.

Yesterday we presented our venue in Stockholm at the ERC 2019 as a video with our slogan “In the Heart of Europe, Europe in the Heart” and we would like to share that with you. You are welcome to watch. 🙂

Jugendgästehaus Klagenfurt Café Lobby

The new lobby in the Youth Hostel Klagenfurt is finished

After many diligent working hours, it´s is now ready: the new lobby in the Youth Hostel Klagenfurt! A new ambience, modern yet cozy atmosphere and a café to relax await the guests of the Youth Hostel. We look forward to your visit! 🙂

Jugendgästehaus Velden Cap Wörth Privatstrand Sonnenaufgang Winter - © Christoph Sammer

Fresh impressions from Cap Wörth in February 2019

We proudly present new impressions of Cap Wörth in winter and especially our new comfort rooms! 🙂 More information about the Youth Hostel Velden Cap Wörth here

Querfeldein 2 2018 News

Querfeldein 2/2018 Travel Magazine published

QUERFELDEIN, the travel magazine for our members, has been released as edition 2/2018 in October.

Content (in German only):

  • Bilbao: A city reinvents itself – travel report by Stefan Veigl
  • Bolzano: Strolling as in the Middle Ages – travel report by Stefan Veigl
  • News / Stories: New climbing hall in Klagenfurt, BFI Apprentice Games Cap Wörth
  • Postalm: My Winter Magic at Yout Hostel St. Gilgen
  • A new baby in Upper Austria: the Youth Hostel Braunau

Cover Photo: Stefan Veigl

Eröffnung der Boulderhalle im Jugendgästehaus Klagenfurt

Climbing hall in Klagenfurt opened

Our Youth Hostel in Klagenfurt offers now one more attraction. On Friday, September 14, 2018, we were able to open our new climbing hall, which we have built directly next to the youth hostel.

In our house in Klagenfurt, we register approximately 20,000 overnights a year. The house is directly in the university district near the lake Wörthersee. We are very pleased that we can offer a new great attraction to our guests in the future.

News Jugendherbergskatalog 2018

Youth Hostel Catalog Austria 2018 (in German)

Finally: The new Youth Hostel catalog for Austria will be published soon …

The catalog offers detailed information and prices about the Youth Hostels of the Austrian Youth Hostel Association in Carinthia, Lower Austria, Upper Austria, Salzburg, Tyrol and Vienna at a glance. Scope: 40 pages

Tip: If you would like to have a copy, you can easily and conveniently order it by e-mail at office@oejhv.at or browse our catalog overview and order several brochures from us.