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Zofingen Youth Hostel

General Guisan-Strasse 10
4800 Zofingen (AG)

Classic Eu-label Hiq Quality-1 Steinbock-4 Swiss_lodge

Phone: +41 62 752 23 03
Fax: +41 62 752 23 16


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The historic market town of Zofingen is a captivating place to visit, with its charming Old Town. The town became famous thanks to Ringier, the Swiss media company. Zofingen is one hour by train from Zürich, Basle, Lucerne and Berne. The youth hostel lies on the edge of the Old Town, in a beautiful park full of old trees.

A house full of history

The Old Town of Zofingen, with its prominent powder magazine, has an exciting historical background, dating back to the 11th century. Additional historical attractions: St. Urban Abbey, the historic fortress of Aarburg (now the Cantonal Children's Home), Aarburg Church with its carillon. Culture: Zofingen has a tradition of cultural diversity, including the 'Heitere Open Air Zofingen', the Mario Botta House and various exhibitions.

Getting here

by public transportTen minute walk from Zofingen Railway Station right through the old quarter.


by carThe Youth Hostel is situated on the main road between Olten and Lucerne. The youth hostel has a limited number of chargeable car parking spaces.



  • 02 Mar - 29 Nov 2015


5 - 9 pm


7 - 10 am


  • 1 single room with shower/WC
  • 2 rooms with 2 beds
  • 2 double rooms with washbasin
  • 5 rooms with 4 beds
  • 4 rooms with 6 beds

A total of 53 beds.
Shower/WC on the floor.

Good to know

All Swiss Youth Hostels can be booked on site.


  • Breakfast buffet (incl.)
  • Varied evening meal on request
  • Lunch and packed lunch for groups on request
  • Everything from a barbecue and a wedding through to a birthday party can be organized in the youth hostel’s own park


  • Divisible classroom and lounge with TV
  • Park
  • Free WiFi