Nyon’s new hostel was officially inaugurated on 23rd January and will be open to the public from February 2017.
The hostel has a capacity of 128 beds comprising of 6 bed dormitories with WC and sinks (and showers on each floor), a ground floor room with disabled access, single rooms, double rooms with WC and shower and a family suite with six beds. The hostel is in a completely renovated, environmentally sustainable building and the rooms are bright and very modern.
Photos above and below – C. Nelson-Pollard
Prices start at CHF 32 for a bunk bed in the dormitory, (each bunk bed has a lamp, USB, Swiss and EU style outlets integrated in the headboard of the bed), linen and a towel are also included in the price. There is free WiFi and computers available for use in the common room. All dormitories are equipped with lockers and there are also lockers in the basement for storing luggage.
Photo above – USB outlets in the headboards of the bunks!
Photos above – Lockers in the rooms
There are bike storage facilities in the basement of the hostel and you can even charge up an e-bike. There is a washing machine, and a tumble dryer in the hostel (additional charge for use), a common room and a chill out room, free use of the kitchen and a self-service breakfast included in the room rate price. The hostel has balconies situated off the dormitories and bedrooms.
The hostel operates an online booking system (live from February onwards) and is in English, German and French. For more details, click here
The hostel can be found at Chemin des Plantaz 47 in Nyon which is approximately a 10 minute walk from Nyon railway station or a four minute bus ride.
Illustration below – courtesy Nyon hostel. The ground floor plan of the hostel.
Want to know more about hostels in other parts of Switzerland? Check the Swiss Hostels site out here