The Youth Hostel generally offers four to six-bed rooms with a total of 161 beds. All rooms are equipped with a shower and WC. Alongside a dining room, outdoor patio and barbeque area, a children’s playroom, disco and TV room as well as a reading room provide plenty of space for leisure activities in the hostel. 

Facilities for Families

The family rooms are furnished with a double bed and separate children’s room (bunk beds), as well as a shower and WC. Cots and high chairs can also be hired.

Facilities for Wheelchair Users

The four disabled rooms have lowerable beds, wheelchair accessible bathrooms and lower door handles. The rooms can be reached easily by lift.

Facilities for Cyclists

The European Youth Hostel is located directly on the Mulde Valley bike path and offers space to store bikes, also providing details of a local bike workshop and bike hire if required.

Facilities for Sport Groups

For sport enthusiasts, there are numerous nearby activities. Starting with swimming pools such as Colditz forest poolRiff Bad Lausick leisure pool and Grimma indoor pool through to bowling, skittles and boat trips on the Mulde. A modern sports hall and sports field can be booked through the town council. We also pleased to provide details of other sport activities (e.g. climbing forest, ice rink, etc.)


European Youth Hostel Colditz Castle

Hostel manager: Stefan Steinbach

Schlossgasse 1 | 04680 Colditz

Property of State Palaces, Castles and Gardens of Saxony, non profit

+49 34381 45010