For groups

Accommodation for groups

Our 51 youth hostels offer suitable accommodation for all sorts of group trips.

From company events to training camps, workshops or club outings – we have group hostels in the most popular winter sports resorts in the Alps, in the most vibrant and beautiful cities, right next to lakes or rivers, or in idyllic countryside.

Our inexpensive hostels in prime locations are ideal base camps for a wide range of activities.

Moreover, our facilities and services are designed with large groups in mind.

Thanks to our decades of experience, your group outing is guaranteed to be a success.

  • Conferences and seminars

    Our youth hostels provide not only affordable accommodation but also the perfect conditions for seminars, conferences, meetings and workshops.

    On site, our competent and experienced contact persons will gladly assist you in planning your activities.

  • Weddings and wedding parties

    A princely wedding in a castle, a romantic wedding in a spruced-up little castle, a stylish wedding on a lakeside estate?

    These and other fantastic locations will make your wedding a very special event. As well as ideal facilities, we offer unbeatable catering services.

  • Sports groups

    Our hostels offer a first-rate base for your training, sports or Youth & Sport camp.

    We have good relationships with local sports facilities.

    We will gladly assist you in organising your camp.

Group advantages

  • Affordable group prices
  • Accommodation is provided in comfortable dormitories (4 to 8 beds per room). Wherever possible, double or single rooms are available for group leaders, accompanying persons and bus drivers.
  • Breakfast is included in the price of an overnight stay. We offer half or full-board as well as packed lunch at attractive prices.
  • We provide duvets at SYH; the bed linen is included in the price.
  • Checked-in guests can come and go as they please, 24 hours a day.
  • There are no age restrictions at SYH.
  • To find out about our attractive group rates, please check directly with the youth hostel of your choice.
  • Many youth hostels offer additional premises for workshops, seminars, etc.
  • Friendly and helpful staff

Group membership

  • Group membership of Swiss Youth Hostels (personal or non-personal) gives you more than just a comfortable bed at an attractive price.
  • In addition to the 51 youth hostels in Switzerland, you gain access to over 4,000 hostels worldwide.
  • In addition, you benefit from leisure and travel discounts.
Schulgruppe während Lernwoche in einer Jugendherberge.

Our seminar hostels at one glance


Exclusive group hostels

Offers from SBB

Group luggage for Youth+Sport groups

We offer transfer services for schools and Youth+Sport groups. For skiing trips or summer camps you can transfer up to 30 items of luggage for a flat-rate charge of 100 CHF each way.

Group tickets

With a group ticket, groups of 10 or more people can travel cheaper on public transport: with 20% discount on the train journey. Every 10th person travels free.

Offers for groups

«Climate» theme trip 3 days

For schools and groups from 10 persons.

Glacier Express

The world’s slowest express train from Engadine to the Matterhorn.

Mountain railways inclusive

Regional Mountain railways ticket and free public transport.