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In this section you will find all relevant information on A&O's publications and product line. Feel free to the material for promotion purposes of A&O HOTELS and HOSTELS.

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Logos / Promotion

Logos / Corporat Design

•   Logo as jpg , png , eps
•   General video material 
•   CI Style Guide (coming soon)
⇒  Click here for A&O styles

Catalogues / Flyers

Kataloge und Broschüren

•   Sales Guide for resellers
•   Group travel catalogue for retailing
•   Broschures for advertising efforts
⇒  View download section

Pictures / Videos

Bilder und Videos

•   Photo galleries of all A&O's
•   Videos of each A&O 
•   Details on copyright
⇒  See links here

Hotel information


•   House descriptions
•   Adresses and walking distances 
•   City highlights
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Free time activities

Freizeitangebote für Gruppen

•   Guides city tours, boat trips, etc.
•   Evening events
•   One-day excursions
⇒  Click here for offers

Culture tax

Informationen zu Übernachtungssteuern

•   Information on taxation
•   Exceptions for business travellers
•   Exceptions for study trips
⇒  Click for more info

A&O Spot Logos and Corporate Design

You can choose between various formats and graphic files.

AO Logo normal |           | AO Logo lang Querformat

400 x 165 px                      | | 1775 x 171 px          
jpg eps png || | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | jpg


A&O Family Room (Stand 2010): VideoAO Logo normal Hochformat|           | |           ||           |

737 x 1150 px  |           ||      |354 x 2209 px
jpgAPPsolut Geil!: Video|           ||      ||           |||           | ||   | jpg

You can watch general video material of A&O Hotels and Hostels here or use it for advertising purposes. Please bear in mind to use the correct copyright: © A&O HOTELS and HOSTELS Holding AG

  • A&O Spot "LUST AUF STADT" (German only): Video
  • A&O Family Room (from 2010): Video
  • APPsolut Geil! (German only): Video

Catalogues, flyers and brochures

In these four boxes you find materials used to market A&O'S product line. Simply click on the the links and download it for free.


Our Sales Guide is available in different languages and is the most extensive catalogue of all information materials.

Readers benefit from detailed house descriptions, service elucidations and recommendations for their leisure time, such as sightseeing, museum visits or evening entertainment and restaurant advice.

A&O Group Travel - Catalogue for guests

    In keeping with the motto "We accommodate school classes because we WANT to" A&O has become a specialist in youth travel providing catalouges in numerous languages.

    Read about the A&O basics in every hostel and hostel and get informed about groups bonuses: e.g. 1 free stay for every 21st person, special rates during the season from Nov - Feb or trained night gueards.

    Suitable for all kind of group travel, such as sports or music associations, clubs, universitites or language schools.



A&O Brochures for advertising efforts

The A&O brochures tell you briefly about all there is to know when staying at an A&O hotel and hostel. We bust with pride when it comes to our family-friendliness and are keen to inform you about our group services. Our flyers are multilingual.

a) Flyers for individual target groups

The A&O budget chain matches its offer to its core markets. Find exciting info materials regarding A&O's target groups and product line.

b) INHOUSE magazine

Since 2008 guests find a free hotel magazine in their rooms. It contains valuable tipps for the city they are in and informs them about latest A&O news. It is published semiannually in German and English.

Photos and videos

A&O offers its own photo platform and video channel to journalists, partners and tourism providers.

Feel free to use all online materials for distribution and cooperation purposes. Please respect our copyright and state the following:


Hotel information with addresses and walking distances

Find the latest, alphabetically ordered house descriptions showing you the highlights and services of each A&O hotel and hostel. It provides a first look and lists some of each city's highlights.


A&O Aachen Hauptbahnhof

Hackländerstr. 5, 52064 Aachen

close to main station
90 meters by foot to our A&O
(short cut via Hackländerstr. possible)

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A&O Berlin Mitte

Köpenicker Str. 127-129, 10179 Berlin

close to S Ostbahnhof or
U Heinrich-Heine-Straße

each 10 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O Berlin Friedrichshain

Boxhagener Str. 73, 10245 Berlin

close to S Ostkreuz
5 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O Berlin HBF

Lehrter Straße 12, 10557 Berlin

close to main station
10 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O Dortmund HBF

Königswall 2, 44137 Dortmund

close to main station
5 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O Dresden HBF

Strehlener Str. 10, 01069 Dresden

close to main station
8 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O Düsseldorf HBF

Corneliusstr. 9, 40215 Düsseldorf

close to main station
10 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O Frankfurt Galluswarte

Mainzer Landstraße 226-230, 60327 Frankfurt a.M.

at S Galluswarte
1 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O Graz HBF

Eggenberger Straße 7, 8020 Graz

close to main station
5 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O Hamburg HBF

Amsinckstr. 2-10, 20097 Hamburg

near main station
10 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O Hamburg Reeperbahn

Reeperbahn 154, 20359 Hamburg

at S1/S3 Reeperbahn
1 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O Hamburg City

Spaldingstraße 160, 20097 Hamburg

near main station / S+U Berliner Tor
15 min or 7 min by foot to A&O

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A&O Hamburg Hammer Kirche

Hammer Landstr. 170, 20537 Hamburg

clsoe to U2 Hammer Kirche
300 m by foot to our A&O

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A&O Karlsruhe HBF

Bahnhofplatz 14-16, 76137 Karlsruhe

close to main station
1 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O Köln Neumarkt

Mauritiuswall 64/66, 50676 Köln

close to U1/7 Rudolfplatz
5 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O Köln HBF

Komödienstraße 19-21, 50667 Köln

close to main station
5 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O Leipzig HBF

Brandenburger Str. 2, 04103 Leipzig

close to main station
5 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O München HBF

Bayerstr. 75, 80335 München

close to main station
5 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O München Hackerbrücke

Arnulfstr. 102, 80636 München

close to S Hackerbrücke
10 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O Nürnberg HBF

Bahnhofstraße 13-15, 90402 Nürnberg

close to main station
3 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O Prag Metro Strizkov

Decínská 1, 180 00 Prag

close to U Strizkov (Line c)
7min by foot to our A&O

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A&O Stuttgart City Rosensteinstraße 14/16 close to U Milchhof
2min by foot to our A&O
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A&O Wien Stadthalle

Lerchenfelder Gürtel 9-11, 1160 Wien

close to Westbahnhof
10 min by foot to our A&O

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A&O Wien HBF

Sonnwendgasse 11, 1100 Wien

close to main station
3 min by foot to A&O (Google's map is out-dated; please use street on-site)

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A&O Weimar

Buttelstedter Straße 27c, 99427 Weimar

close to main station
15 min by foot to our A&O

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Leisure activities for groups

The whole spectrum of sightseeing providers, musicals, entertainment and fun for groups can be found at www.aohostels.com/freizeit (English version coming soon).

We list the latest free time tips for the best city trip in a group. Our topsellers can be easily requested via our ticket service.

For a PDF version of the latest group offers click on the city of your choice below.

Leisure time tips for cities in:
Germany (A-W)

Aachen · Berlin · Cologne · Dortmund · Dresden · Dusseldorf · Frankfurt · Hamburg · Karlsruhe · Leipzig · Munich · Nuremberg · Stuttgart · Weimar

Leisure time tips for cities in:
Austria, Netherlands and the Czech Republic (G-W)

Amsterdam ·Graz · Prague · Vienna



Culture tax

Important downloads for your stay

In cities like Amsterdam, Berlin, Hamburg, Graz and Weimar tourists pay an accommodation fee. The tax is either based on the net sum paid by each person per night or is simply a sum added to your overnight stay. For your comfort, the tax is never included in your accommodation - as it is possible that you are excluded from it.

"City Tax" in Amsterdam |  "Overnight Stay Tax" in Berlin  | "Accommodation Levy Tax" in Dortmund |  "Cultural Subsity" in Cologne | 
"Culture and Tourism Tax Law" in Hamburg |  "Overnight Stay Levy" in Graz | "Beherbergungssteuer" in Dresden

Note: If you are travelling as a group with an educational background or if you are a business traveller you are exempted from this tax. In order to take prompt advantage, please see the blue boxes below, download the appropiate file, fill it out and bring it with you upon arrival.

Attention- Special case:

All guests pay 5,5% on the net accommodation rate. You can read about the official regulation here (in original language only).


Information on taxation in general
(in Original Language)

Documents for groups (school trips) travelling with an educational purpose/ for further education:



Business travellers (Employer stating):

Business travellers (Self-confirmation for freelancers):