Al-Madinah Youth Hostel lies on the Southwest of Al-Madinah Al-Munawarah, next to the main football stadium, inside Prince Mohammad bin Abdul Aziz Sports City and Sports Hall. All sports events such as local and national championships, as well as tournaments, are usually held here.

The hostel is situated near the main road that leads to the Holy Prophet's Mosque (Al-Salam Rd.) It is about 8 kilometres from the Prophet's Mosque. There are many restaurants, laundries and shopping centres available near the hostel.