Offering a unique courtyard with a glass roof and simple accommodation, this hostel is in the Gaarten district of Kiel. In leafy surroundings, it is just half a mile from the Kiel Fjord. The compact dormitories at the Jugendherberge Kiel feature simple solid wood furniture and neutral décor. Guests share one bathroom between 2 dormitories, and these are in the hallway. A varied breakfast buffet is served in the lively breakfast room. Guests will also find a range of traditional German and international restaurants along the harbor. Attractions include the Old Botanical Garden and Kiel Castle, which are both less than 3 miles from the hostel. Visitors can also take a relaxing walk around the harbor and watch the boats sail by. The A215 highway is just 7 minutes from the hostel. Kiel Central Train Station offers a direct connection to Hamburg and is one mile away.