Youth Hostel Klagenfurt

Klagenfurt Universitätsviertel

Youth Hostel Klagenfurt
Neckheimgasse 6
9020 Klagenfurt am Wörthersee

Phone +43 463 23 0020, Fax -20

Welcome to the Youth and Family Hostel Klagenfurt!

Our youth and family hostel with 150 beds is situated in the immediate vicinity of the Alpen-Adria-University, in the middle of the recreation area Wörthersee and the Europa Park, in the west of the sunny city of Klagenfurt. The short distance to downtown, the neighborhood to Minimundus, Planetarium and reptile zoo and lots of sports, leisure and cultural opportunities in the environment emphasize the attractiveness of the location.


All our rooms consist of bedroom, anteroom, bathroom with shower and toilet and are mostly equipped with 5 or 6 beds. We also offer 8 double rooms, which are equipped with flat screen TV and little extras. Depending on your needs and our capacity you can book dormitories for up to 6 persons. The rooms can also be booked as single or double rooms. There are also two wheelchair-accessible rooms on the ground floor.

Furthermore, the youth and family hostel offers a large auditorium, several seminar rooms and lounges with conference equipment, a cozy café in the lobby, a gallery, a multi-functional dining room and TV room with satellite TV. There are also enough rooms for your evening activities available. Benches and a pavilion invite you to spend time outside. Free WIFI access in the hole building is available to our guests.

Charging station for electric cars:

A charging station for electric cars is now available to our guests. Thanks to the installed wall box, two electric cars can be charged at the same time (for a fee). You can get more information at our reception.

Food and Beverage:

Our hostel offers a rich breakfast buffet and three course lunches and dinners on demand. We also offer big or small packed lunches to go and seminar catering on request. Three vending machines provide our guests with snacks, hot and cold drinks around the clock.

Special Advice:

We have our own park place with enough space for buses. We also offer a bike shelter. By bus you will be in 5 minutes in the center of Klagenfurt.

Our complete hostel is a "Non-Smoking area", smoking is only allowed outdoors.

Facilities in and around the house:

Family rooms, common room, wheelchair-accessible rooms, bus parking, TV room, private rooms, seminar rooms, parking, cable TV, free WIFI, café, Climbing hall near the hostel (for a fee), charging station for electric cars (for a fee)

Leisure time activities:

Lake Wörthersee, sailing, sauna, riding, tennis, ice skating, outdoor swimming pool, fishing, surfing, solarium, sports field, cycling and bowling are only some from all the activities you can enjoy. Our team will be glad to help you organize your leisure time.


  • Single rooms: possible
  • 2 bed rooms: 8 rooms
  • 3 bed rooms: possible
  • 5-6 bed rooms: 29 rooms
  • Total: 150 beds, all with with shower / WC


open all year

Opening hours reception:

Monday-Friday 07:00 - 23:00,
Saturday, Sunday & holiday 07:00 - 11:00 & 16:00-23:00


Trips in Carinthia:

Excl. overnight fee. Accommodation in our hostel requires your membership in 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 Hostel Federation (IYHF) during your stay with us (membership cards with 6 welcome stamps are worldwide valid for 12 months).

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

Photo Gallery:

Our region:

The direct location at Lake Wörthersee and the Mediterranean climate provide southern flair. In the eastern bay of the lake (drinking water quality), sun-seekers can enjoy themselves at the largest lakeside lido in Europe with three large wooden piers for sunbathing, water slides and large sunbathing lawns. Passenger and sailing boats cruise on the turquoise water...

Highlights of our region:

Lake Wörthersee, Minimundus, Europapark, Lindwurm fountain, Landhaus, Klagenfurt lido, Happ reptile zoo and much more.


Breakfast included (Buffet) - between 07:00 a.m. und 09:00 a.m.
Lunch and dinner: reservation on advance
Packed Lunch large/small: reservation on advance

We also accept following cards:

Bankomat Maestro Visa MasterCard American Express Diners


By car:

Address: Neckheimgasse 6, 9020 Klagenfurt
A2-Südautobahn until exit Klagenfurt-West, Minimundus, and further following the signage.

Parking: at the hostel

Location: 3 km west of the city center, near Europapark and campus university


Public Transport:

Train Station: Klagenfurt main train station, 3 km

Public Transport: By Bus to Heiligengeistplatz and further with the bus line 10 to Neckheimgasse.

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