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Parkgata 14, Ålesund, 6003, Norway

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Overall Rating 90%

From 31 Reviews

Hostel rating (31)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 93%
Cleanliness 87%
Location 93%
Security 90%
Service 92%
Comfort 84%
Green rating 84%

Ålesund hostel is set in a charming Art Nouveau building from 1907 & located in food of Aksla Viewpoint!

  • Dorm
    From $39.24
  • Private
    From $153.26
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Ålesund Hostel

Hostel Ålesund

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Ålesund Hostel is located in the heart of the city centre, and offers comfortable accomodation to a reasonable price. Breakfast is included in the price. Come to Ålesund and experience the famous Jugendstil architecture of the city.

Einar Aasestrand

Einar Aasestrand


Prices are non-member prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Check-in is available between 16:00 and 20:00
  • Please contact hostel if arriving after 18:00
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 16 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are not members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association
  • A discount of 10 % of rates quoted is available to members on arrival.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • TV room


  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Self-catering kitchen

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Free
  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car parking nearby - Less than 500 m
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - At Reception
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

From 08:00 to 10:00
From 16:00 to 20:00
From 16:00 to 20:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +47 70115830

Fax. +47 70115859

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Aksla Viewpoint (At or next to the hostel)
  • city center (At or next to the hostel)
  • Art Nouveau Museum (500m to 1km)

See the full list of attractions



War im 12er Mädchenzimmer. Eine Nacht hatte ich es ganz allein für mich, dannach kamen noch sieben Andere. War aber nicht unbequem, aber ich musste ja auch nicht oben im 3er Stockbett schlafen. Überzeugt jedoch hat mich der geräuerte Lachs zum Frühstück. Und ich durfte mein Gepäck nach dem Auschecken noch ein paar Stunden dort lassen, da mein Bus erst einige Zeit später kam. Mir hat es gefallen


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Wed 11 Jul 2018

Of was a very nice sta with very friendly staff. It was a short walk to the centre of the city. On the kaay we dat at Diner XXL, extra ordinairy good.


Avatar for Clemens


Thu 05 Jul 2018

kurzfristige, unkomplizierte Buchung via Internet. Sehr freundliches Personal, sehr sauber und nett eingerichtet. Frühstücksbuffett mit großer, leckerer Auswahl.


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Wed 04 Jul 2018

Great hostel in a central location. Very clean, friendly staff and the best Norwegian breakfast one could ask for.


Avatar for Lena


Tue 03 Jul 2018


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Beach (2 to 3km)
  • Cinema (Less than 500 m)
  • City Centre (At or next to the hostel)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Mountainous Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (500m to 1km)
  • Nightlife (500m to 1km)
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Restaurants (500m to 1km)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (Less than 500 m)
  • Shopping area / Mall (Less than 500 m)
  • Ski area (More than 10km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500 m)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Ålesund Airport Vigra is 15km from the centre
There are several daily departures to/from Ålesund from the largest cities in Norway. 10 min walking distance from bus stop
Hurtigruten calls daily on Ålesund by a southern- and northern route. 15 min walking distance from port.
Alternate Transport
All roads lead to Ålesund and the trip itself can be a beautiful and adventurous journey. If you travel from Oslo the shortest route will be to follow E6 to Dombås and then change to E136 that will take you through Ørskog and Skodje on your way to Ålesund. If you are travelling from Trondheim you can take the E39 route south and maybe take at detour to the Atlantic Ocean road between Kristiansund and Molde. From Bergen there are several exciting routes to follow and the E39 route will take you along the coastline. Follow E136 or RV658 to the centre of Ålesund. The hostel is located on the street "Parkgaten" which runs parallel to the street "Keiser Wilhelmsgate". Ålesund Vandrerhjem does not have their own parking space but it is possible to park close by about 50 - 100 meters distance from the hostel.
Offsite parking 100m from hostel
Åndalsnes is 120km from Ålesund. Daily departures to Åndalsnes from Ålesund

Sustainability initiatives


  • Public transportation is promoted
  • Environmental cleaning


  • Energy saving lights
  • Insulation and ventilation systems
  • Energy efficiency appliances


  • Recycling areas
  • Local and seasonal food


  • Water savers in showers

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