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a&o Aachen Hauptbahnhof

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In-room safe, desk, free WiFi
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In-room safe, desk, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, free WiFi

Overview of a&o Aachen Hauptbahnhof

a&o Aachen Hauptbahnhof

2 out of 5

3.7/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Breakfast available
  • Parking available
  • Bar
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationTheater Aachen9 min walk
  • Popular LocationAachen Cathedral14 min walk
  • Popular LocationAachen Town Hall15 min walk
  • AirportMaastricht (MST-Maastricht - Aachen)40 min drive

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About this area


Near a train station, a&o Aachen Hauptbahnhof is in an area with good shopping. Aachen Cathedral and Carolus Thermen Bad Aachen are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Dreilaendereck and High Fens – Eifel Nature Park. Aachener Zoo and Vaals Labyrinth are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Marschiertor - 6 min walk
  • Theater Aachen - 9 min walk
  • Suermondt Ludwig Museum - 9 min walk
  • Aachen Cathedral - 14 min walk
  • Aachen Town Hall - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • Aachen (XHJ-Aachen Central Rail Station) - 2 min walk
  • Cologne - Bonn Airport (CGN) - 47 min drive


  • Bar — 1 min walk
  • Ristorante Da Salvatore — 3 min walk
  • Kolpinghaus — 7 min walk
  • Viet — 7 min walk
  • Madame Tâm — 7 min walk

About this property

a&o Aachen Hauptbahnhof

Aachen hostel in Aachen-Mitte, near Aachen Cathedral
This smoke-free hostel features a bar/lounge, a snack bar/deli, and self parking. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and free newspapers are onsite. All 118 rooms offer free WiFi, LED TVs with cable channels, and hair dryers. Safes, showers, and desks are among the other amenities that guests will find.
A&o Aachen Hauptbahnhof offers 118 accommodations with safes and hair dryers. 20-inch LED televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. This Aachen hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (EUR 12 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Limited onsite parking

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–11:00 AM: EUR 7.9 for adults and EUR 3.95 for children
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli


  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German


  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower


  • 20-inch LED TV
  • Cable channels


  • Desk
  • Safe

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: EUR 10.00

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 10 per pet, per night
Dogs welcome

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A 5 percent city/local tax will be charged

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 7.9 for adults and EUR 3.95 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 12 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: EUR 10 per pet, per night
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 10.00 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and cash

Property is also known as

A O Aachen Hauptbahnhof Backpacker
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A&O Hauptbahnhof Aachen
A&O Hauptbahnhof Hostel Backpacker
Aachen A&O
Aachen Hauptbahnhof
A&O Aachen Hauptbahnhof Hostel
A O Aachen Hauptbahnhof Hostel/Backpacker
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Rating 5 - Excellent. 61 out of 284 reviews
5 - Excellent 21%
Rating 4 - Good. 129 out of 284 reviews
4 - Good 45%
Rating 3 - Okay. 59 out of 284 reviews
3 - Okay 21%
Rating 2 - Poor. 22 out of 284 reviews
2 - Poor 8%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 13 out of 284 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with group
Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Convenient and affordable
Not bad really, got my own dorm room to myself
Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness
Got an amazing price at last minute and sharing a room with strangers,so can’t really complain.Location was convenient for walking i to town centre but parking nearby expensive and meters until 2100 hrs. However room was really noisy as no sound proofing so could hear station announcements and I think there were three groups of Schoolchildren staying there.luckily I was leaving early but would have been Impossible to sleep after 0600 when the railway station came to life Young gentleman acting as Barman/receptionist seemed very put out if people asked fir anything other than a drink -not friendly. Lu
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019