The hostel is located in the small town on Colditz Castle Colditz Castle in the beautiful Muldetal, 50 km south of Leipzig between Grimma and Rochlitz. The youth hostel, the HI-network of hostels in Germany belongs, is one of the most beautifully located hostels Europe, surrounded by forests and a lake near. Here there is always something to do - perfect for school classes, the unadventurous. For a complete list of the activities offered at the reception you get.The small town on Colditz Castle is located in the scenic Muldetal, 50 km south of Leipzig between Grimma and Rochlitz. At the heart of the town is the market square with its Renaissance town hall, the Stadtkirche St. Egidien and piled them into the St. Nicolai. The Colditz Castle is the town's most famous landmark. In the II World War II, it served as a prisoner of war camp for Allied officers. Historical tour of the escape tunnel is always a special experience for visitors.Guests from 27 years pay an extra charge of 3,00 Euro per night;charges for single room or double room per person and per night (prerequisite sufficient free capacity):Einbettbelegung: 10.00 Euros,Zweibettbelegung: EUR 4.00(group leaders are exempt from this Regulation);childrenup to the age of 2 years free,children up to the age of 13. From 3 years of age receive a 30% discount.;Group discount:per 20 paying guests is a group of stay each 21 person free (accommodation, bed linen, meals in the JH)

What travellers think...

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  • Culture
  • Sightseeing
  • Unique atmosphere

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Superb hostel with bright and spacious rooms. Staff were excellent and the breakfast was good. Incredible building - the guided tour is a must! Will definitely return.

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Scott,

Fri 11 Apr 2014

Staff were fantastic and very helpful. Accommodation was fantastic and looking forward to revisiting colditz next year and would love to stay in hostel on our return

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Paul,

Fri 28 Feb 2014

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Nightlife & Entertainment tip

Not much going on at night..but colditz town is very nice.

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robin,

Sat 20 Apr 2013

Attraction tip

Tour of colditz is excellant.

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robin,

Sat 20 Apr 2013