Welcome to your detailed guide for Weimar hostels. We share all the juicy information you need to know to discover safe, fun and memorable hostels! All that's left for you to do is choose your favourite hostel in Weimar, Germany. Compare prices for Weimar hostels in one easy click - simple. Add your travel dates and watch as all hostel booking sites, including Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and Booking.com, highlight their best price and room availability during your stay.
Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Weimar, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
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Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.
Travelling on your own to Weimar? Fabulous!
Pick a great hostel designed with solo travellers in mind, and you're bound to meet plenty of like-minded people who have also dared to venture to Weimar alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Weimar. We've also highlighted which hostel offers special perks you, as a solo traveller, will love. Each hostel offers great social spaces to meet fellow backpackers and wonderful opportunities for making new friends. You'll soon realise that travelling on your own definitely does not mean travelling alone.
This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you are better prepared for what to expect, what not to expect and can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Weimar. To help you make friends with Weimar before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!
The cultural heritage of Weimar includes the dominant cultural and literary movement, Weimar Classicism of Wieland, Goethe, Herder, and Schiller; the Bauhaus; and the establishment of the first republic on German soil, the Weimar Republic, in the early twentieth century.
The Classical Weimar, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in the late twentieth century, includes Goethe's house, Schiller's house, the Herder venues, the Weimar City Castle, the Wittumspalais, the Duchess Anna Amalia Library, the Park on the Ilm with the Roman House, the Palace and Park Belvedere Orangery, the Palace and Park Ettersburg, the Palace and Park Tiefurt and the Historical Cemetery of Weimar with the royal crypt. Other monuments worth your attention are the Liszt House Museum Weimar, dedicated to the famous composer, and the Monument of Goethe and Schiller.
In the early twentieth century, the Weimar Republic was established in Weimar in the German National Theatre and the Republic existed for about fourteen years in the time between the world wars. The German National Theatre has become a major attraction, but it still serves its initial purpose as well. In fact, Weimar has been a cultural center for the last two-and-a-half centuries, and even today, it continues to contribute to world culture.
It can be expected that a city with such rich cultural heritage and that attracts many tourists would offer many accommodation options to its visitors, but hostels in Weimar are scarce. Weimar hostels that do exist have good conditions and are located in the very center of the city, allowing access to the main attractions on foot; Weimar hostels have prices that are quite low for Germany. All that makes it very hard to book a hostel in Weimar, especially if you are trying to book when there are a few bigger groups coming to visit the city. So, booking your Weimar hostel in advance can save you a lot of trouble.
Written by local enthusiast for Weimar hostels George Traveller
There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Weimar. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Weimar. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?
A hostel in Weimar costs on average $29 for a dorm. A hostel in Weimar with private rooms costs on average $75.
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Pack smart, not hard
Hostel? Check! Now le0t's have at your hostel packing list for Weimar and Germany.
You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:
These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.