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This modern hostel is located in Lucerne, 1.2 mi away from the train station and the city center. It offers a cozy lounge with TV and a library with reading corner. Guests receive a free public transport ticket for the duration of their stay upon check-in.

Wooden floors are present in all sunny accommodations at Jugendherberge Luzern. Guests can choose between private rooms or shared dormitories. Bathroom facilities are either shared or for private use. Some rooms feature access to a barrier-free shower.

A breakfast buffet is available daily in Jugendherberge Luzern’s restaurant, which overlooks the adjoining terrace. Snacks and drinks are available through the vending machines in the lobby.

Guests can play flipper, pool and billiards, or go outside for a game of table tennis. There is also a children’s room with a blackboard for drawing.

The hotel rents out bikes and has a washing service. Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas.

Luzern Youth Hostel has been welcoming guests since Jul 25, 2011

Property Highlights

Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet

Private Parking Available On Site


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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Is hostel non smoking?
    Answered on 10 September 2019
  • Hi there, Are you provide free travel pass ? Thanks Nish
    • Free bus ticket: Travel free of charge with the bus within the Zone 10 of the City Luzern. Valid on the day of your arrival including t..
    Answered on 19 August 2020
  • What is the breakfast timing ?
    Hi It is from 07:30 till 09:30
    Answered on 15 July 2022
  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    Answered on 10 September 2019
  • Hi, can i store my luggae before check in time and after check out time? Is it free? Thnks.
    Hello Yes, you can. Please note that you have to use a CHF 2.- coin for the locker ( refundable ). Best Regards
    Answered on 8 November 2022
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Area info *
1 Restaurant On Site


    Open for: Dinner

Amenities of Luzern Youth Hostel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • BBQ facilities
    Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Ping-pong
  • Pool table
    Additional charge
  • Game room
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed) and costs CHF 10 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Public transit tickets
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Baggage storage
  • Packed lunches
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English

House rules

Luzern Youth Hostel takes special requests – add in the next step!


4:00 PM - 9:00 PM


8:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 years
Crib upon request

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.


When booking for more than 10 people, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa JCB Diners Club American Express Luzern Youth Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that the parking space for disabled guests is available free of charge for holders of a blue parking permit for disabled people. Please note that only some rooms feature access to a shared barrier-free shower on the hall. Please note that a check-in after 21:00 is only possible on prior request. Please note that on the day of arrival, the booking confirmation is valid as a public transport ticket (zone 10, 2nd class - boats excluded). A ticket for the public transport is given to guests upon check-in. This ticket is valid for the entire stay.

Please inform Luzern Youth Hostel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Luzern Youth Hostel

  • The prices at Luzern Youth Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Luzern Youth Hostel has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Guests staying at Luzern Youth Hostel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet

  • Luzern Youth Hostel is 0.7 miles from the center of Lucerne.

  • Luzern Youth Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Ping-pong

  • Check-in at Luzern Youth Hostel is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.