Youth and Family Hostel Heiligenblut

Heiligenblut on the Grossglockner

Heiligenblut on the Grossglockner

Youth Hostel Heiligenblut
Hof 36
9844 Heiligenblut

Phone +43 4824 22 59, Fax -19

Welcome to the Youth and Family Hostel Heiligenblut!

Our hostel welcomes you to Hohe Tauern National Park. It offers 94 beds and is situated directly on the ski slopes at the feet of the 3797 m high Mount Großglockner, right next to the village´s famous church at a height of 1300 m.


We offer spacious, comfortable rooms, also for families, and most of them are equipped with shower and toilet. Two large common rooms with sunbathing balcony, family corners, satellite TV and an internet-terminal are available for our guests. We also offer a bike shelter and in winter a heated room for your skis and ski shoes. We have our own parking.

Free WIFI Internet is available to our guests in the entire Youth Hostel.

Food and Beverage:

Our hostel offers a rich breakfast buffet and three course lunches and dinners on demand. We also offer big or small packed lunch to go on request. Vending machines provide our guests with hot and cold drinks around the clock.

Special Advice:

We have our own park place. Our team will be glad to help you organize your leisure time. Furthermore, there is a close cooperation with the National Park Service which offers special project weeks for school and youth groups. Mountain climbing, hiking, experiencing nature in an enchanting alpine mountain region, observing animals, trekking tours and daily or weekly programs are just some of the appealing activities from spring to autumn.

Our complete hostel is a "Non-Smoking area", smoking is only allowed outdoors.

Facilities in and around the house:

Family rooms, common room with satellite TV, bus & car parking, free WIFI, internet terminal, lawn, sports field

Leisure time activities:

Indoor swimming pool, sauna, tennis, ice skating, outdoor swimming pool, solarium, sports meadow, cycling, tobogganing, climbing wall, surface lifts, gondolas, chairlifts, climbing garden etc.


  • Single rooms: 1 room
  • 2 bed rooms: 1 room
  • 4 bed rooms: 8 rooms
  • 5 bed rooms: 2 rooms
  • 6+ bed rooms: 8 rooms
  • Total: 94 beds


December 1 - October 15

Opening hours reception:

Monday-Sunday 08:00 - 10:00, 17:00 - 22:00


Trips in Carinthia:

Excl. overnight fee - Accomodation in our youth hostel requires your membership in the International Youth Hostel Association. We have no age limitation. If you don´t have a valid youth hostel membership card, you can buy at our reception "welcome stamps" for € 3,50 per night / person (only for max. 6 nights) and become a member of the International Youth Hostel Federation during your stay with us (membership cards with 6 welcome stamps are valid worldwide for 12 months).

Errors and omissions accepted, prices are subject to change without notice.

Photo Gallery:

Our region:

The Winter‘s Tale: Guarded by the mighty peak of the Großglockner (3797 m), Austria‘s highest mountain, the snow-covered houses of Heiligenblut cuddle around the slender tower of the famous gothic pilgrimage church. In springtime, when nature awakens in the Hohe Tauern National Park in the region of Carinthia, summer meets winter in a fascinating embrace. From skiing fun on and off-piste to hiking and cycling, this is what makes spring special in Hohe Tauern...


  • Breakfast included (Buffet) - between 07:00 a.m. und 09:00 a.m.
  • Lunch and dinner: reservation on advance
  • Packed Lunch large/small: reservation on advance


By car:

Address: Hof 36, 9844 Heiligenblut

  • From South - A10 Tauernhighway to exit Lendorf, than following the Drautalbundesstrasse to Möllbrücke, than to Winkler / Grossglockner on the Mölltalbundesstrasse to Heiligenblut.
  • From North - Over the Grossglockner Hochalpenstrasse to Heiligenblut.

Parking: at the hostel


Public Transport:

By train: to Mallnitz, Spittal / Drau or Lienz and further by bus to Heiligenblut.

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