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Auberge de jeunesse Hi Pontarlier

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

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  • Dorm
    From $27.84
  • Private
    From $83.53
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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 17:00 and 20:00
  • Please contact hostel if arriving after 20:00
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to 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.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout




  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Self-catering kitchen

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

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

Opening times

Open from 01 Dec to 24 Dec

From 08:30 to 12:00
From 17:30 to 19:30

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +33-381390657

Fax. +33-381390657

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Grande Traversée du Jura - Randonnée (At or next to the hostel)
  • Via Francigena - Chemin de Pélérinage (At or next to the hostel)
  • Station de Ski/VTT Descente Métabief (More than 10km)

See the full list of attractions



Différence entre nos réservation et nos besoin par rapport à votre site que nous avons corrigé en arrivant sur Pontarlier où la directrice nous a très très bien accueillit.


Avatar for Cecile


Sun 22 Dec 2019

Bonjour, Nous vous remercions pour votre commentaire et votre confiance. Au plaisir de vous accueillir de nouveau à l'auberge de jeunesse HI de Pontarlier, L'équipe vous souhaite de belles fêtes de fin d'année

Manager avatar

Pontarlier Hostel, Manager

Tue 24 Dec 2019

Ich war lediglich auf der Durchreise. Die Bar könnte länger geöffnet sein und es könnte etwas sauberer sein. Ansonsten ist die Lage sehr zentral, der Parkplatz zwar nicht abgesperrt, aber doch etwas versteckt hinter dem Haus.


Avatar for Susanne


Mon 16 Jul 2018

Excellent value for money. The one thing as a non-French guest (not just here but at many locations in France) would be: could there be a little extra at breakfast? Even if just a bit of cheese or pate, instead of just the butter and jam...


Avatar for Marlene


Tue 29 May 2018

:-) We would choose this Auberge again, but... :-( Breakfast should have fruits... at least apples.


Avatar for Klaus


Sun 01 Apr 2018


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Cinema (500m to 1km)
  • City Centre (At or next to the hostel)
  • Cycle trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Golf course (5 to 10km)
  • Gym (500m to 1km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (500m to 1km)
  • Local market (At or next to the hostel)
  • Mountainous Area (5 to 10km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (At or next to the hostel)
  • Nightlife (500m to 1km)
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Restaurants (At or next to the hostel)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (500m to 1km)
  • Ski area (More than 10km)
  • Swimming pool (1 to 2km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (500m to 1km)
  • Wooded Area (500m to 1km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

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

Sports & activities

  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Rugby
  • Ski / Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Walking / Hiking

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