We offer comfortable accommodations and many interesting options for school trips and class camps. No matter what you would like your excursion to entail, we have the right hostel for you at an unbeatable price-performance ratio.
Be inspired by our fringe programs around our approximately 50 youth hostels and create an individual, educational and interactive school camp. Whether the focus is on nature, Swiss history or politics, each of our hostels offers ideal excursion opportunities for school classes. We will be pleased to assist you in setting up the program and organizing the details.
Planning aids for teachers
Flexible cancellation policy until the end of 2022
Should a school camp have to cancel due to official measures or rules regarding COVID-19, (implemented by either the school or host site), a cancellation is possible free of charge until 4 weeks prior to the arrival date. In addition, school camps may be rescheduled for a new date free of charge until 14 days prior to arrival (also with a new class or with another teacher from the same school). The organization of your school camp could not be easier!
Unforgettable school camps
Good reasons for a school camp in a Swiss youth hostel
Planning made easy thanks to flat rates
School children and accompanying adults stay for affordable fixed prices: from CHF 45.– per night incl. breakfast buffet and dinner.
Category Simple Classic Top Incl. breakfast CHF 35.– CHF 40.– CHF 45.– Incl. half-board CHF 45.– CHF 50.– CHF 55.– Incl. full-board CHF 55.– CHF 60.– CHF 65.–
The prices apply to members of Swiss Youth Hostel, subject to availability.
Entry to the museum at Burgdorf Castle Youth Hostel and to the swimming pools at the wellnessHostel3000 in Laax and the wellnessHostel4000 in Saas-Fee are not included in the prices.
- Room category
School children stay in shared rooms (4–8 beds), accompanying adults in a private room (double room for 2 people). Single rooms are available on request and subject to availability, but at the corresponding daily rate.
Packed lunch CHF 8.50 per person without a drink.
Variety of leisure activities
Find lots of ideas and activities near youth hostels as inspiration for your class camp.
Fun and games
Fun and games are guaranteed in our hostels: from outdoor games to board games, we are well equipped.
Many places offer separate group rooms, playrooms and dining rooms to be used as needed.
Trial overnight stay
Come and visit the hostel on a site-inspection so you can get a detailed idea of our hostels.
Benefit from many regional and national advantages with our membership card. Did you know that when buying a transferable group membership card, the entire school profits?
- Hire ski clothing at reasonable prices
You can hire sports gear for your whole school group at special rates via our partner Outdoor Service:
Ski jacket: CHF 5 per day
Ski trousers: CHF 4 per day
Gloves: CHF 2 per day
Ski helmet: CHF 3 per day
Ski goggles: CHF 2 per day