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Rapperswil-Jona Youth Hostel

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Myself and four friends stayed for a night during a motorbike trip round Europe. We spent most of our day in Zurich, thinking the hostel would have the bare minimum of facilities, how wrong we were! First impressions of Rapperswil-Jona were god, and we wished we'd spent some more time in this area. The hostel itself appears to be a... More 

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

The fact that we were on a road tour and had 4 nights under our belts spent in very nice 3 star pensions probably added to our sense of doom as we arrived at the YH! It looks gloomy and the atmosphere IS gloomy! The room was a basic YH type - 2 sets of bunk beds and a sink... More 

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Reviewed 29 May 2015

The Hostel is a little hard to find (using the in-car navigation, as it lead us to the nearest cross street), but once there the setting is wonderful with breathtaking views across Lake Zurich and the hills beyond. We had a 4 bed room (2 sets of single bunks), for 2 adults and 2 teenage boys. The room also contained... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Jona youth hostel lies in a rural setting, close to the Lake of Zurich and yet is only 20 minutes' walk from the small, historic town of Rapperswil. The former old people's home in the Busskirch part of town was converted to a youth hostel in 1991. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rapperswil-Jona Youth Hostel

Address: Hessenhofweg 10 | 8645 Jona, Jona 8645, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of St. Gallen > Jona
Price Range: RM387 - RM818 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rapperswil-Jona Youth Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 22
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