Youth Hostel St. Gilgen / Lake Wolfgangsee

St. Gilgen / Lake Wolfgangsee

Youth Hostel St. Gilgen
Mondseestrasse 7
5340 St. Gilgen

Phone +43 6227 2365
Fax +43 6227 2365 - 75

Welcome to the Youth Hostel St. Gilgen!

Situated at lake Wolfgangsee, next to the beach, this house is a paradise for watersports fans. Moreover, the unique lake and mountain scenery offers a wide range of leasuretime activities for all age groups. Sports, nature, culture and watersports at the lake - the holiday region Wolfgangsee offers the full holiday fun-package.


40 rooms, all with private shower and toilet. You can choose between single-, two- or more-bedded rooms.

Food and Beverage:

Breakfast buffet is included. You can also order in advance half- and full board as well as vegetarian meals or packed lunch.

Facilities in and around the house:

Common rooms with TV, seminar rooms with technical equipment, a rustic cellar for group evenings, table soccer, table tennis, garden with benches, WIFI, board games rental, sauna during winter, heated ski depot, parking


Family holiday, sports week, nature experience week, teambuilding days... More


  • Single rooms: possible
  • 2 bed rooms: 14 rooms
  • 3 bed rooms: 2 rooms
  • 4-6 bed rooms: 24 rooms
  • Total: 142 beds, all rooms with shower / WC



all year round

Opening hours reception:

Mon-Sun 8 a.m.-1 p.m. and 5-7 p.m.

Rates 2024:

per person and night, incl. breakfast and bed linen*
(excl. local tax, valid until 26.12.2024)

Standard short stay 1-2 nights

Groups in more bedded rooms: 33,50 Euro
4-bedded-room: 34,50 Euro
2-bedded room: 39,50 Euro
Single room: 46,00 Euro

Surcharge half board: 10,50 Euro
Surcharge full board: 20,00 Euro

Short stay with add-ons 1-2 nights

(incl. soap, shower gel/shampoo, towel, beds made), 1-2 nights

4-bedded-room: 39,00 Euro
2-bedded-room: 44,00 Euro
Single room: 50,50 Euro

Surcharge half board: 10,50 Euro
Surcharge full board: 20,00 Euro

Standard 3 or more nights

Groups in more bedded rooms: 31,00 Euro
4-bedded-room: 32,00 Euro
2-bedded-room: 37,00 Euro
Single room: 43,50 Euro

Surcharge half board: 10,50 Euro
Surcharge full board: 20,00 Euro

3 or more nights with add-ons

(incl. soap, shower gel/shampoo, towel, beds made), from 3 nights

4-bedded-room: 36,50 Euro
2-bedded-room: 41,50 Euro
Single room: 48,00 Euro

Surcharge half board: 10,50 Euro
Surcharge full board: 20,00 Euro

Discount for children in their parents' room: 0-2,9 years free, 3-5,9 years -50%, 6-14,9 years -30%. No discount for children when special group rate is paid.

Rates are for members of the youth hostelling association, per person and night. Local taxes are not included. There is no age limit. Errors and omissions excepted.

* Bed linen is provided in all categories. If you choose standard category please bring your own towels and bath & shower products and put on the provided bed linen yourself.

We also accept following cards:

Bankomat Maestro Visa MasterCard

Photo Gallery:

Leisure time activities:

swimming, surfing, sailing, water-skiing, rowing, diving, bump-riding, para-sailing, board tripps, tennis, mountainbiking, hiking, climbing, minigolf

Winter Sports:
Cross-country skiing on Lake Wolfgang, touring, winter hiking, skiing in the Postalm Winter Park

museum of music instruments, Mozart memorial, museum of local history


  • Salzburg (Hohensalzburg fortress, Mozart's birthplace, trick fountains at Hellbrunn Castle, natural history museum)
  • Bad Ischl (summerpalace, thermal bath)
  • Hallstatt (world heritage museum, bone house, salt mines)
  • St. Wolfgang (Schafberg mountain railway, boat trips)
  • Strobl (summer mountain coaster, museum of local heritage)

Our Tip:
With your youth hostel membership card you´ll receive discounts at the Museum of Musical Instruments and for the ride with the Zwoelferhorn cable car. More...


Wolfgangsee shipping


By car:

A1 Westautobahn, exit Mondsee, B154 to St. Gilgen

Parking: at the hostel

Location: opposite the bathing area St. Gilgen


Public Transport:

Train Station: Salzburg main station, from there by postbus via Hof - Fuschl to St. Gilgen

From Germany: via Munich to Salzburg, then by bus to St. Gilgen

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