Youth Hostel Lautenbach


Halfway between the refuge and the Lautenbach youth hostel, “Dynamo” is a rustic chalet with a breathtaking view of the Black Forest and the Alps.

Robert SIES - AJ Dynamo 33 avenue Kennedy 68200 Mulhouse
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Opening of the youth hostel:

Temporary closure

In the heart of the Ballons des Vosges regional nature park, the Lautenbach youth hostel is nestled at an altitude of 1100 m. Its ideal location offers you a breathtaking view of the Black Forest, from the Alsace plain to the Alps. With its mountain chalet style, this youth hostel is an authentic, accessible and friendly accommodation. The Dynamo chalet is made entirely of wood, giving the Lautenbach youth hostel an undeniable rustic charm. Meet travelers from all over the world to discover the pleasures of winter sports and mountain hiking.

Access information about the youth hostel :

services of the youth hostel of Lautenbach


29 beds
3 dormitories
Rooms of +7 beds


Independent kitchen

Available services

Not communicated


Restaurant: 1.4 km

services of the youth hostel for groups


Not communicated

Available room(s)

No meeting room


No single/double rooms for escorts and drivers

You like
  • Take a break from the hustle and bustle of the city thanks to the youth hostel’s ideal location.
  • Enjoy the surrounding landscape and the exceptional views of the Black Forest.
  • Discover the local gastronomy and the comforting dishes of the farm inns.
  • Easy access to mountain activities, winter sports and hiking trails.

the activities of the youth hostel of Lautenbach

Summer or winter, the mountain is a timeless place, ideal for travelers eager to explore and nature lovers. From the Lautenbach youth hostel, hike, snowshoe or even ride a donkey on the mountain trails! As soon as the first snowflakes fall, the snowy slopes will awaken your childlike soul. Take advantage of this opportunity to put on your skis, snowboard or go sledding on the powder snow just a few steps from the Inn. In the evening, meet your friends and backpackers around delicious mountain dishes for a warm and friendly moment.

  • Hiking
  • Snowshoeing
  • Cross country / Nordic skiing
  • Mountain bike / VTC
  • Bike

Map & access


Kunegel line > Stop La Scierie (5 km)


Mulhouse (30 km)

Access by road

RN83 > Guebwiller- Lautenbach.
Then drive to the Boenlesgrab pass, or via Munster – Sondernach > “Petit Ballon”.
D430 From Wassenbourg, Ried – Petit Ballon > pass of Boenlesgad (or 30 min walk).
Youth hostel accessible only by foot.

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Auberge de jeunesse Colmar
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Jugendherberge Saint-Dié-des-Vosges
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Jugendherberge Besançon
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