The hostel is located in the small town on Colditz Castle Colditz Castle in the beautiful Muldetal, 50 km south of Leipzig between Grimma and Rochlitz. The youth hostel, the HI-network of hostels in Germany belongs, is one of the most beautifully located hostels Europe, surrounded by forests and a lake near. Here there is always something to do - perfect for school classes, the unadventurous. For a complete list of the activities offered at the reception you get.The small town on Colditz Castle is located in the scenic Muldetal, 50 km south of Leipzig between Grimma and Rochlitz. At the heart of the town is the market square with its Renaissance town hall, the Stadtkirche St. Egidien and piled them into the St. Nicolai. The Colditz Castle is the town's most famous landmark. In the II World War II, it served as a prisoner of war camp for Allied officers. Historical tour of the escape tunnel is always a special experience for visitors.Guests from 27 years pay an extra charge of 3,00 Euro per night;charges for single room or double room per person and per night (prerequisite sufficient free capacity):Einbettbelegung: 10.00 Euros,Zweibettbelegung: EUR 4.00(group leaders are exempt from this Regulation);childrenup to the age of 2 years free,children up to the age of 13. From 3 years of age receive a 30% discount.;Group discount:per 20 paying guests is a group of stay each 21 person free (accommodation, bed linen, meals in the JH)

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Best for

  • Sightseeing
  • Unique atmosphere
  • Culture
  • Nature-lovers

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To arrive on a Sunday means that from the railway staion to the castle you have to use a taxi . No busses on a Sunday . Once there strongly recommend castle tour .


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Fri 25 Sep 2015

Very satisfied with all facilities Staff extremely efficient and nothing was too much trouble Highly recommended


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Tue 18 Aug 2015