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a&o Hostels - Cheap Accommodation in Germany and Europe

If you like to travel and explore Europe's most beautiful cities, you're sure to find suitable accommodation in our cheap hostels. When visiting unique cities such as Amsterdam, Prague, Vienna, Berlin, Hamburg, Leipzig, Munich or Venice, there is usually always a cheap overnight stay near you. Whether you're an interested backpacker, an adventurous globetrotter, a thrifty businessman or a fun-loving travel group, a&o hostels always offer affordable and comfortable rooms at hotel standard. The very central location of most of our hostels combined with extensive facilities such as guest kitchens, laundry rooms, free Wi-Fi and a varied range of meals create a wonderful atmosphere during your stay. Our guests also have access to our staff at the reception and bar around the clock. When booking in our hostels, you only have to pay for the services you actually use - so you can save money, which you can invest in great activities.
Enjoy your stay individually - at a&o hostels you will find everything you need, and usually only a few minutes' walk from numerous sights and experiences. Discover our cosmopolitan atmosphere, meet new people from all over the world and experience Europe's greatest cities for yourself!







  • High-speed Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Tickets (events, museums, etc.)
  • Public transport tickets
  • Cosmetics and hygiene store (e.g. shower gel, shampoo, etc.)
  • Information (For public transports, recommendations)
  • Mail acceptance
  • Rental of extras such as baby crib, children's stool
  • Parking spaces/bus parking (exceptions: a&o Dortmund Hbf and Köln Dom)

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All room categories at a glance

In the cheapest hostels in Europe, a&o offers single rooms and dorms - depending on whether you want to relax in a private room as a business traveller or if you prefer to be in society as a backpacker. Our shared rooms are also ideal for travel groups. There is no need to worry about your valuables: During the day, all belongings can be stored in our luggage room or in the safes provided for this purpose. The standard of our various rooms is always the same. A private bathroom, a TV and often clothing storage spaces are standard. In addition, there are numerous entertainment facilities in the lobby, washrooms and a guest kitchen in case you get hungry. Meeting rooms with high-speed internet access are also available for business travelers. So at a&o Hostels, all your needs are covered - let the journey begin!


  • one bed in a dorm of one of the following sizes: 4, 6, 8-bed dorms
  • free high-speed Wi-Fi
  • private bathroom with shower, WC, incl. 2-in-1 shower gel, a hairdryer, and facial tissues
  • bookable at the reception or online: Bring your own bed linen allowed
  • Bed in dorms from 12,-€

Female Dorms

  • A bed in the dorms for women only
  • free high-speed Wi-Fi
  • private bathroom with shower, WC, incl. 2-in-1 shower gel, a hairdryer, and facial tissues
  • bookable at the reception or online: Bed linen 3,50€; towel 1,50€
  • Bring your own bed linen allowed
  • Bed in dorm from 12,-€

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