Overview of Hostel
The grand house, formerly a silk factory, offers its guests comfortable rooms with a view of the lake, seminar and meeting rooms, and a charming terrace. The green-blue waters of Lake Zurich are the jewel in the crown for any event or active sports holiday. There are also numerous attractions in the
Take suburban railway (S-Bahn) No. 2 or 8 from Zurich to Richterswil (every 30 minutes). From Richterswil station/boat landing stage it's a three-minute walk along the lakeside path to the youth hostel.
From Zurich airport, it's 50 minutes on suburban railway No. 2 to Richterswil (direct train connection).
Take the Richterswil motorway exit and drive to the village. Turn left at Seestrasse and straight ahead until you see the signpost Horn/Jugendherberge. The youth hostel has a limited number of chargeable car parking spaces.
(from Richterswil Railway Station approx. 400m)
From Richterswil Railway Station continue along the lake for approx. 400m, in a north-westerly direction. At the yacht harbour turn right along to follow the edge of the lake. After about 50m you will find the Youth Hostel on the left-hand side. Access to the building is provided by the ramp that leads to the terrace to the side of the main entrance..
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
Cancellation Policy: You can cancel up to 14 days before arrival date. In case of a late cancellation or no show, property will charge the entire outstanding amount. Method of Payment upon the arrival: Cash, Credit Cards When booking for more than 10 persons, different policies and additional supplements may apply. Pets are not allowed. Check-in: 05 pm – 10 pm Check-out: 07 am – 10 am