Welcome to the homepage of "Vadóctanya" Youth Hostel!
Our establishment (something like "Rascal Paradise") is located in Gyenesdiás, on the northern shore of Lake Balaton, and can accommodate up to 80 guests. It is a perfect location for school trips, open-air schools, summer camps, summer camps for freshmen, training camps etc. Our youth hostel is gladly awaiting primary/grammar school classes, children groups, junior associations, sport clubs and families, companies of friends alike.
What we are proud of
- During our nearly 20 years more than 19.000 children have visited us.
- Over 1000 grammar schools, senior associations, foundations, public utility associations, sports clubs have brought groups to us.
- We take pride in having a large number of returnig groups, which choose us again and again due to their positive experiences.
Why to choose us?
Below you find the short description of our hostel - the reasons why you should choose us. But this is only a "sample", as on the following pages of our website you'll find detailed information on the establishment, on the different camps and other packages, and also on the programmes and places of interest in the surroundings.
Our youth hostel offers comfortable accommodation at reasonable prices; our customers are perfectly cared for: we run a good cuisine, and await our guests in a friendly familiy atmosphere. Our hostel provides an excellent site for both indoor and outdoor programmes.
With diversified professional and free-time programmes we make sure that children visiting us really enjoy themselves; they collect memorable experiences and useful knowledge, their personality develops and their creativity evolves.
Over and above the opportunities provided by the lake and the beach the surroundings also offer a wide range of possibilities: natural, historical and cultural sights, like lookout towers, remnant hills of volcanic origin, caves, petrified lava columns, ancient castles and palaces, monuments, museums await our guests.
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Dear "Rascal candidate"!
As we are a youth hostel it is appropriate that we also tell you, why you should visit us with friends, classmates or even with your family. If you like what you read here, you have nothing else to do than recommend our site to your parents or to your teachers, so that you can make a decision togehter.
We see to it: you can't be bored with us! In our establishent with varied and cheerful programmes we make sure that you really enjoy yourself. Games, competitions, handicraft afternoons, sport, music, dance, parties...
You can not imagine what abundance of interesting places you can find in the surroundings: discover together mountains, rocks, forest paths, domestic and wild animals, deserted quarries, caves, castle ruins etc. As we are located at the shore of Lake Balaton bathing joy is of course included.
Characteristics of our hostel »
About Gyenesdiás, programme ideas »
Places of interests in the surroundings »