Over night stay in Altena

Altena zur Blauen Stunde. Foto: Carsten Krämer

A quick visit to the castle and that's it? In that way you will miss the castle by moonlight, fireflies in summer and bright wire trees in winter. Those, who wish to stay longer, can make use of the following overnight accommodations:

Hotels and Inns

Arrive and relax, breakfast will be served and cleaning will be taken care of as well. Altena's hotels and inns look forward to welcoming you.

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Youth Hostels

The first youth hostel in the world was built in Altena. The original beds are not suitable anymore for an overnight stay,  but the beds at these accommodations are:

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Visitors, who would like to stay for a longer period of time in Altena, can stay at one of the private holiday apartments.

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Campervan site

In a quiet location between the river and the Saarland hall is where you will find our cost free campervan site. Nature lovers might appreciate the forest tracks on our doorstep. The forest tracks lead through  nature reserve Pragpaul to the Wixberg. The town's centre can be reached on foot or by bus.

Number of pitches 12, reservations cannot be made
Usage fee  free
Electricity 1 Euro
Water 1 Euro
Waste treatment area 1 Euro
dogs allowed
Trailers not allowed
Floor access road and 6 pitches asphalted, the rest is gravelled
Distance to town centre 15-20 minutes on foot
Public transportation

bus stop just before the road up to the sports ground.
Linie 33 and Linie 32 directions town`s centre (Innenstadt /Markaner ZOB)


accessible, illuminated at night, sports ground, information plaque, hiking trails                                                                                                

Here you will find the campervan site