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Auberge de jeunesse Hi Carcassonne

Rue Vicomte de Trencavel, Cité Médiévale, Carcassonne, 11000, France

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Overall Rating 91%

From 45 Reviews

Hostel rating (45)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 98%
Cleanliness 88%
Location 98%
Security 88%
Service 92%
Comfort 83%
Green rating 83%

The youth hostel is located in the heart of the medieval UNESCO World Heritage City.

  • Dorm
    From €19.00
  • Private
    From €52.60
10 or more people?

Carcassonne Hostel

Hostel Carcassonne

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Hostel Carcassonne is in an amazing location within the Cité Médiévale, a fine walled city which is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The streets surrounding the hostel are lined with shops and provide a fantastic atmosphere, animated with impromptu performances and concerts by modern troubadours.

At the hostel you will find free Wi-Fi, computers with internet access, a well-equipped kitchen, entertainment room, and a bar which is open for dinner and drinks in the evening where you can easily get to talk to other travellers.

Hostel Carcassonne offers a pleasant stay from which you can discover the impressive Cathar castles, indulge in the charming southern squares or take part in the many activities organised in and around the city throughout the year.


Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • Government-issued photo ID is required to 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 3 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Children under the age of 16 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • 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.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Additional tax of 0.30 EUR is payable at check-in.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Games room
  • Garden
  • TV room
  • Table tennis / ping pong
  • Terrace / patio


  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Vending machine
  • Restaurant onsite

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Charges Apply
  • Wifi - Free
  • Internet Cafe Nearby - 1 to 2km

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car parking nearby
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Conference Facilities
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - In Room
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
  • Smoking Area
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 03/02/2016 to 31/10/2016
Open from 02/12/2016 to 08/12/2016

From 09:00 to 12:00
From 13:00 to 23:00
From 09:00 to 12:00
From 13:00 to 23:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +33 (0)

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • La Cité Médiévale (At or next to the hostel)
  • Le canal du Midi (1 to 2km)
  • Le lac de la Cavayère (3 to 5km)

See the full list of attractions



Is this the best located Youth Hostel in Europe? Surely it is.


Avatar for Glenys


Wed 19 Oct 2016

The location was wonderful--inside the medieval city. The breakfast was very good. The bunk beds were a challenge for old people. It would have been nice to have towels available to rent. The disposable sheets were far from ideal.


Avatar for George


Tue 11 Oct 2016

Die Lage ist toll. Das Personal sehr freundlich und hilfsbereit, auch schon So.morgens um 7 h!


Avatar for Christa


Tue 04 Oct 2016


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

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

Getting to us

5Km SALVAZA Daily Ryanair flights to/from London, Charleroi, and Dublin > Airport shuttles for every flight
Bus No. 4 - Stop: The Medieval City
TREBES: 5 km - NARBONNE: 70 km - SETE: 120 km
Free Parking "customer parking hotel" to the outside of the medieval city, located 250 m approximately of the Youth Hostel
2Km - regular shuttles to/from the Medieval City

Sustainability initiatives


  • Low carbon activities
  • Public transportation is promoted
  • Environmental cleaning


  • Energy saving lights
  • Double-glazing windows


  • Recycling areas
  • Composting
  • Local and seasonal food


  • Water-wise garden

Sustainability labels

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