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5 Reasons for a&o hostels

Reasons for a&o hostels

What makes a&o hostels special? People starting a new job or changing employers want to make the right decision.


We are an exciting budget hostel chain!

Our vision is to enable 'affordable accommodation for anyone in Europe's most exciting major cities' where guests will quickly make contact with like-minded travellers. To do this, we add at least two new hostels each year. Our fair price model makes city trips possible on any budget. Become a part of this vision and help a&o grow.


Our positions are long term!

We want to recruit loyal employees and are keen to ensure that our regular guests always see the same faces. A motivational working atmosphere, supportive teams and a secure, modern workplace help to make this happen. An open-ended work contract is everyday practice and not an unrealistic dream.


Countless development opportunities

We offer the proverbial chance to rise from a dishwasher to a millionaire, or at least a hotel manager. We promote our staff in every conceivable way and are determined to help people with outstanding qualifications to attain top positions with a bright and long-lasting future. To do this, our a&o Academy provides training in the relevant areas to acquire certificates in the hotel chain business. We can also quickly accommodate any staff wishes to move abroad or switch jobs. We will find just the right solution for any personal interest or area in which our team members feel qualified!


The human touch – the Alpha and Omega of the hostel business!

First impressions last for our guests. A smiling receptionist, a smooth booking process: all of these things count. Everyone learns to read other people in the hostel business! We pay more attention to particular personalities than perfect CVs. Guests from all over the world find accommodation in our hostels! And our staff structures reflect this cosmopolitan style. We are on first name terms and respect cultural diversity.


We foster a popular appeal!

The term 'budget' has a real meaning for us. Students on school trips breathe big city air for the first time at a&o. Later on as backpackers they set off on their first solo adventures and spend their nights with us. As younger adults they visit us for city trips or stag nights. And further down the line they book our family rooms or check in as business guests. No matter how: we are their constant companions, whatever their needs may be. While the room categories adapt to the ages and life circumstances, one thing stays the same: Central accommodation at an affordable price.