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Auberge de jeunesse Hi Cahors

52 Avenue Breton 46000 Cahors, France

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Overall Rating 88%

From 5 Reviews

Hostel rating (5)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 83%
Cleanliness 95%
Location 98%
Security 98%
Service 78%
Comfort 80%
Green rating 80%

Au cœur du quartier vert de Cahors, ville de tous les jardins secrets, sur les berges du Lot, les baies vitrées de l'auberge de jeunesse Hi donnent sur le pont Valentré. Une vue exceptionnelle : il classé au titre des Monuments Historiques et inscrit au patrimoine mondial de l'UNESCO dans le cadre des Chemins de Saint-Jacques-de-Compostelle. L’auberge de jeunesse, par son architecture -un volume simple et minéral- laisse partout entrer la lumière : elle fait le lien entre le patrimoine historique de Cahors et du Lot, la pierre, et le quartier contemporain et verdoyant où elle est située. Tout en transparence, elle abrite un jardin secret au cœur du bâtiment, une "guinguette". L'auberge de jeunesse Hi Cahors est située à quelques minutes de la gare, dans le centre-ville. Célèbre pour son Vignoble de Cahors, la vallée du Lot l'est aussi pour ses nombreux "Plus beaux Villages" de France parmi lesquels : Saint-Cirq Lapopie. Les visites de Figeac, de Gourdon, de Rocamadour et du gouffre de Padirac, du Quercy Blanc avec Montcuq, ou encore à moins de 2h de route de Sarlat dans le Périgord Noir en Dordogne sont aussi des incontournables depuis Cahors.

  • Dorm
    From $25.28
10 or more people?



Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

L'auberge de jeunesse Hi Cahors laisse partout entrer la lumière et offre une vue extraordinaire sur le célèbre pont de Valentré : il est classé Monuments Historiques et inscrit au patrimoine mondial de l'UNESCO dans le cadre des Chemins de Saint-Jacques-de-Compostelle. Cahors, terre de vignobles, est au cœur des des plus beaux villages de France, dont Saint-Cir Lapopie,


Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • Additional tax is payable at check-in.
  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Unaccompanied children under the age of 18 can be accommodated only with a letter from a parent or legal guardian providing permission for the child's unsupervised stay.
  • Children under the age of 16 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Children under the age of 3 stay free.
  • Children under the age of 12 qualify for a discount on the advertised price at check-in.
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • Non-members are required to purchase full membership on arrival at hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Loisirs & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Garden
  • TV room
  • Terrace / patio


  • Elevator / Lift
  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Restauration et boissons

  • Cafe/Bistro
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Vending machine
  • Restaurant onsite

Installations - Accès Internet

  • Computers
  • Computer Charges - Free
  • Wifi
  • WIFI Charges - Free

Installations - Services à l'auberge

  • Basic Shop
  • Car Parking at Hostel
  • Car Parking at Hostel Type - Free
  • Car parking nearby
  • Car Parking Nearby Distance - At or next to the hostel
  • Conference Facilities
  • Cycle Rental
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available
  • Locker Type - In Room
  • Luggage Room
  • Luggage Room Availability - Available during hostel reception times
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 25 Jan to 18 Dec

From 09:00 to 11:00
From 15:00 to 21:00
From 15:00 to 21:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. (33)(0)5 36 04 00 80

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Pont Valentré (At or next to the hostel)
  • Vignoble de Cahors (1 to 2km)
  • Saint-Cirq Lapopie (More than 10km)

See the full list of attractions



The reception area is uninviting, with bare walls and hardly anywhere to sit. One gets the impression that the building is vacant or that a company has just moved out. The rooms also have bare cement walls. But from the top floor there are wonderful views of the C14th Pont Valentre (bridge) and the hostel is handy for the railway station.


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Sun 29 Sep 2019

muddled management. Lack of English speakiing staff, and a lift permanently out of order when one is no longer young and handling heavy baggage, all served to disappoint.


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Sat 28 Sep 2019

Many essential features were nonfunctional when I stayed in late August, and the manager seemed to be absent. The staff had no power to fix them. Elevator, guest washing machine, call button at front desk, window shade in my room. The shade issue enabled great views of me from roof deck, For any privacy I needed to be in the bathroom. Also the Accueil Velo label needs some scrutiny. The bike storage area required a staff person to dispense the key, but their desk hours are incredibly short. There is no camera trained on the underground parking cage and it has clearly been broken into recently. I could see no pump or tools. The building itself is gorgeous and the staff are very kind. However unusual number of problems marred my experience there.


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Fri 30 Aug 2019


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (More than 10km)
  • Cinema (Less than 500m)
  • City Centre (Less than 500m)
  • Cycle trails (Less than 500m)
  • Golf course (2 to 3km)
  • Gym (2 to 3km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (Less than 500m)
  • Local market (Less than 500m)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (500m to 1km)
  • National / State Park (5 to 10km)
  • Nightlife (500m to 1km)
  • Parks / Green Area (500m to 1km)
  • Restaurants (500m to 1km)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (Less than 500m)
  • Shopping area / Mall (500m to 1km)
  • Swimming pool (500m to 1km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500m)
  • Theatre (500m to 1km)
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site (At or next to the hostel)
  • Water park (2 to 3km)
  • Wooded Area (3 to 5km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Blagnac-Toulouse 120 km
5 / 10 min walk from the train station
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Athletics
  • Basketball
  • Birdwatching
  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Dance
  • Fishing
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Handball
  • Horse riding
  • Life Saving
  • Motorsports
  • Mountain Biking
  • Orienteering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Rugby
  • Skateboarding
  • Swimming
  • Team-Building
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Walking / Hiking

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