A+O Hostels

Teachers' Area

This page is all about useful facts for teachers and their accompanying adults.

As a specialist in accommodating school classes A&O offers lots of great features that are important for your class trip because just like our CEO Oliver Winter repeatedly emphasizes: “We accommodate school classes because we WANT to.”

Note: Group trips can be booked clicking here: A&O groups

An overview of A&O's services

  • Free accommodation for every 21st student
  • Special low-priced conditions for the night of Sunday to Monday
  • Very reasonable prices from November to February
  • Beverages and WiFi free of charge for teachers and accompanying adults
  • Free use of our A&O lounge service for teachers and accompanying adults
  • Room categories in hotel and hostel area varying from single beds to 8 bed dorms
  • Trained personnel and night-time supervisors
  • Conference rooms for meetings and daily preparations in the group free of charge
  • EdYOUtain – A&O’s creative concept enhancing the community feeling
  • Assistance with programme development of your trip and ticket service in every A&O
  • Varied all-you-can-eat breakfast
  • Packed lunch and catering service upon request

Since both you as a teacher as well as parents or accompanying adults take great care in finding a suitable and qualitatively high accommodation standard for your upcoming class trip, A&O gets tested precisely in those areas by independent institutions.


A&O has been awarded the following labels:

•    4 Stars for high-class quality management in the field of Children- and Youth Travel (awarded by the Federal Forum for Children and Youth Travel)
•    the quality label ‘Travel Network Germany’ (rewarded by Association of Youth Travel)

•   the TUV quality label in the area of „Youth Hostel Quality Standard“ (awarded by TÜV Rheinland)

•  2 Stars and respectively 2 stars superior for our hotel part (classified by the official German hotel star company DEHOGA)