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Auberge de jeunesse Hi Pontarlier

21. rue Marpaud, A.J., Pontarlier, 25300, France

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Overall Rating 82%

From 2 Reviews

Hostel rating (2)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 90%
Cleanliness 80%
Location 80%
Security 90%
Service 80%
Comfort 70%
Green rating 70%

  • Dorm
    From $29.01
  • Private
    From $58.02
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Pontarlier Hostel

Hostel Pontarlier

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Welcome to Pontarlier - city center & altitude.In the city center of Pontarlier, this refurbished hostel is well equipped for families. It is a pleasant place to stay with comfortable rooms (all with shower and washbasin and some with WC). The warm atmosphere of the hostel combines authenticity and gastronomy (please tell us what you think of the cheese Mont Gold and hot sausage Morteau ... ).SkiingThere are so many of of cross country skiing in the High River Doubs, that you will only be able to leave for a long trek to skiing. 32 Loops of all levels allow everyone to discover the region and to refine their style, ski or in shoes. The Great crossing of the Jura Mountains (175 km) past also very close. You can not resist its charms! With 40 km of tracks, the station of metabief france on the slopes of Mount of gold (the highest summit of the Doubs) has something for everyone: tracks for all tastes and all levels, a snowpark, a luge track, and a ski area fully equipped and secure, for the whole family.The tracks1 000 m / 1,470 mAlpine Skiing - The hostel is located at 15 km of tracks (shuttles available on request).Ski Resort of metabief france, 26 tracks (20 km) : 2 black, 11 red, 8 blue and 5 green.Cross-country Skiing - The hostel is located 3 km from the slopes (vehicle necessary to access it).210 Km of marked trails on the sites of the Malmaison and The Larmont (connections to Switzerland), the stained-de-Joux and the Big Top.The Great crossing of the Jura Mountains (175 km of slopes).The cityhas 837 m of altitude, nestled in the greenery, between Larmont (1,323 m) and the floodplain Arlier (who is in reality a plateau of high altitude), Pontarlier is the 2nd highest city in France after Briancon.Mountains and nature are everywhere, but it is also a city rich in culture and history. Located at 830 m of altitude, the good air, Pontarlier offers all the benefits of the average mountain. The Youth Hostel, you can jump in your walking shoes: hiking trails spend a few meters away and Switzerland is only 10 km! To return, tasting of regional products for sports enthusiasts.


Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Check-in is available between 09:00 and 12:00
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • 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.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Games room
  • Garden
  • Playground
  • TV room


  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Cafe/Bistro
  • Licenced Bar/Pub
  • Self-catering kitchen

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Basic Shop
  • Car Parking at Hostel
  • Conference Facilities
  • Currency Exchange
  • Cycle Rental
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 04 Jan to 16 Dec

From 09:00 to 12:00
From 17:30 to 20:30

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +33-381390657

Fax. +33-381390657



+++ room was clean, water was hot, - - - room was small, only 1 sheet for 2 persons was on the bed, breakfast was poor, (bread with jam)


Avatar for R.


Sun 15 Oct 2017

Saubere und Schöne Zimmer. Nette Rezeption. Gutes Frühstück. Leider gab es kurzfristig kein Abendessen mehr wegen einer Reisegruppe...


Avatar for Laszlo


Sun 27 Aug 2017

La amabilidad, el edificio y la ubicación. Lo que es mejorable respecto a la habitación: -luz sobre el espejo, mayor espacio en la ducha, menos tiempo para que el agua se caliente, mejor disposición del mobiliario y de los enchufes eléctricos. Y mejorar un poco el desayuno y el wifi; y sobretodo: que se puedan alquilar toallas!


Avatar for Josep Maria

Josep Maria,

Sun 04 Dec 2016

Kein warmes Wasser bei den Duschen. Kein Frühstück.


Avatar for Gernot


Thu 29 Sep 2016

Die JH liegt am Rande des historischen Stadtzentrums. Das 2-Bett Zimmer mit eigenem Sanitärbereich war sauber. Das Frühstück hat noch Verbesserungpotential sowohl bei der Präsntation als auch beim Angebot, mir fehlte z.B. etwas frisches Obst.


Avatar for Klaus


Mon 29 Aug 2016


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • City Centre
  • Hiking / Walking trails
  • Mountainous Area
  • Museums / Art Galleries
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping area / Mall
  • Swimming pool
Getting to us

Getting to us

Nearest airport is Geneva.
Bus everyday from Besancon.
Alternate Transport
Train station located 300m from the YH.

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