A&O Hostels

Press Centre & Downloads


Here you find current and up-to-date information for your journalistic coverage. For investors, we have prepared the area of ‘press materials’, so you can get an impression of our company structure.

If you have questions or comments about the press and media area, please feel free to contact our representatives: presse@aohostels.com. Alternatively you can fill out our contact form and we will take care of your request.


Your contact persons:

  • Press: Dr. Astrid Nelke

Dr. Astrid Nelke has 15 years of experience in corporate communication. After a hotel management training, she studied communication studies. With her thesis and dissertation topics focusing on the internal and external communication of the Lufthansa Group she remained faithful to tourism. Since 2006, Astrid Nelke supports A&O’s PR and since 2011, she is the hostel chain’s press spokeswomen.

mail: astrid.nelke@aohostels.com
mobile: +49 (0)177 - 703 74 12

  • Graphics: Sebastian von Saldern

Sebastian von Saldern is a communication designer with many years of agency experience in on-and offline media. In 2011 he became Creative Director at A&O, and since then, is the very heart of all graphical issues. Something the Hamburg born graphic designer highly appreciates are the virtually unlimited design possibilities at A&O. From creating a single business card up to 30 meter long banners, he designs everything he gets plonked in front of his mouse button.

mail: sebastian.von.saldern@aohostels.com




Press Releases

Here you find all current press releases and archived press handouts sorted in reverse chronological order since 2007.

latest press releases
archive 2013 - 2007



Press Reviews

This area informs about the activities of A&O Holding AG from a review perspective.

latest press reviews

Media Centre / Downloads

Here you find a media pool of information available for a free download withour registration.

house description, pictures, videos
sales guides