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Standard Quadruple Room, Shared Bathroom
161 square feet
2 Twin Bunk Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Other room types
Standard Single Room, Shared Bathroom
129 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Standard Shared Dormitory, Shared Bathroom (1 bed in 4 bed dorm)
161 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Standard Twin Room, Shared Bathroom
161 square feet
2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Beachfront hostel for sun and fun

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Smoke-free property

With a stay at Youth Hostel Richterswil in Richterswil (Horgen District), you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Ticino Theater and Kaepfnach Mine. This beach hostel is 4.9 mi (7.9 km) from Swiss Casinos Pfaeffikon-Zurichsee and 5.1 mi (8.2 km) from Alpamare Water Park.

Make yourself at home in one of the 27 guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms with showers are provided.

Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Additional features at this hostel include tour/ticket assistance and a picnic area.

At Youth Hostel Richterswil, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 9 AM.

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby and luggage storage. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Youth Hostel Richterswil

Hornstrasse 5, Richterswil, 8805

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hostel offers a restaurant. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This beach hostel also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and a garden. Limited onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis (surcharge).

Youth Hostel Richterswil is a smoke-free property.

  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Wheelchair accessible – no
  • Free breakfast
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Restaurant
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Total number of rooms - 27
  • One meeting room
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Free WiFi
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Smoke-free property
  • Garden
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Playground on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

Youth Hostel Richterswil offers 27 accommodations. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers.

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Desk
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free WiFi
  • No housekeeping
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Bed sheets not available

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 9 AM.

Youth Hostel Richterswil has a restaurant serving lunch and light fare.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 5:00 PM

Check-in time ends at 10:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and onsite parking

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Please note that the total price includes a Youth Hostel Membership per day.

Children younger than age 7 may not stay in dormitories. Children age 2 and younger are included in private room rates when using existing bedding.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and onsite parking. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available.

Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff does not wear personal protective equipment

Debit cards not accepted

Protective clothing is not available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are not available

No gap period between guest stays

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 2.50 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: CHF 7.00 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Youth Richterswil
  • Youth Hostel Richterswil Richterswil
  • Youth Hostel Richterswil Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

We should mention

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

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