Garmisch-Partenkirchen is not only the most renowned holiday destination in the Bavarian Alps but also Germany´s foremost winter sport metropolis. The twon lies at the foot of the zugspitze ( at almost 3,000 meters Germany highest peak) and the Wetterstein mountains (one of the mightiest ranges in the nothern Alps). The youth hostel is located in the Burgrain district, about 3 km north of the twon centre.
Our Youth Hostels are open to everyone, with no age limit: school classes, individuals and families, sports clubs or youth groups. But you need to be a member of a Youth Hostel Association.
If you do not live in Germany, you can become a member of the Youth Hostel Association in your home country.
Germans and foreigners with a permanent residence in Germany can become members of the German Youth Hostel Association DJH. Regardless of when or how much you wish to travel: the membership fee is only due once a year.
• Junior (up to 26 years): 12,50 €
• Families/27 plus: 21 €
• An international guest who does not hold a membership card can purchase an International Guest Card in place of membership. He is required to buy a Welcome Stamp for each night of his stay at the cost of 3,10 €. When he or she has collected 6 Welcome Stamps, the Guest Card becomes valid in all Hostels worldwide or entitles the holder to reduced rates for his stay. Validity is 12 months from the date of issue.
Alternatively, a Guest Card with immediate international validity can be obtained at 15,50 €.