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Sleep for Peace week in Swiss Youth Hostels Sep 21, 2017

21 September is the International Day of Peace and 27 September is World Tourism Day. Together with Hostelling International, we are using this opportunity to make a statement for peace. In today’s international, political and social ... More

Les Auberges de Jeunesse Suisses prévoient une nouvelle auberge de jeunesse à Trin, en partenariat avec la Stiftung Bergwaldprojekt Jul 03, 2017

Les Auberges de Jeunesse Suisses (AJS) poursuivent le développement de leur réseau: une nouvelle auberge de jeunesse de 48 lits verra bientôt le jour à Trin, dans le canton des Grisons. Elle sera exploitée comm... More

Membership is now even more worthwhile Nov 16, 2016

It is always worth being a member of Swiss Youth Hostels, as it guarantees you a comfortable bed at an advantageous price. In addition, members with current membership benefit from numerous exclusive benefits that are reserved for members only.... More

Swiss Youth Hostels pursue their way to renewal May 24, 2016

A sound financial situation and a broad response to the market environment enable Swiss Youth Hostels to carry on with their sustainability strategy and to pursue the renewal of their network: The reconstruction of the youth hostel Berne and of... More

Interlaken Youth Hostel is the best hostel in Switzerland Feb 02, 2016

The Hoscar is to the hostel sector what the Oscar is to the film industry. Each year, the online booking platform picks out the best youth hostels in the world. Unlike the famous film prize, however, the award is decided not by ... More

Despite the challenging operating environment, Swiss Youth Hostels produces a positive year-end balance sheet Jan 13, 2016

Swiss Youth Hostels (SYH) can look back on the past financial year with satisfaction. In 2015, with 746,988 overnight stays and sales of CHF 46.6 million in its own 46 hostels, it achieved the second-best sales result in the association’s... More

The way is clear for the new youth hostel in Burgdorf Castle Nov 17, 2015

Yesterday, the Canton of Bern Parliament followed the lead of Burgdorf Town Council by giving its unanimous approval to a state loan for the conversion of Burgdorf Castle. Thanks to these two positive decisions, the way has now been cleared for... More

wellnessHostel4000 honoured with “Prix Lignum Wood Award 2015” Sep 29, 2015

On Friday, the Swiss Youth Hostels received the "Prix Lignum Wood Award 2015" in the "centre west" region for the sophisticated, trendsetting use of wood in the construction of their latest property, the wellnessHostel4000 i... More

Business Report 2014 available Jun 14, 2015

The Swiss Youth Hostels Business Report 2014 has just been published. Among other things it contains details of the association’s commitment in the area of sustainability as well as the positive year-end statement for 2014: compared to th... More

Successful first season in Saas-Fee Jun 12, 2015

At the end of the first eight months of business at the wellnessHostel4000 and its publically accessible Aqua Allalin wellness and fitness centre, Swiss Youth Hostels, the operator, is pleased with progress. Since opening in September 2014, the... More