This hostel lies at the foot of Willibaldsburg Castle, a 10-minute walk from Eichstätt’s historic town centre. HI Hostel offers several indoor and outdoor leisure facilities and free Wi-Fi in public areas. The simple rooms at HI Hostel Eichstätt feature light wooden furniture. Shared toilets and bathrooms are available for dormitory guests, while Twin Rooms offer a desk and a private bathroom with wash basin and shower. Guests are welcome to use the outdoor games area with volleyball pitch, basketball court and barbecue facilities. Indoor leisure facilities include table football, and air hockey and table tennis. The hostel is an ideal base for exploring the Altmühltal Nature Park or cycling along the well-known Altmühltalradweg (Altmühl Valley Cycle Trail). Canoes and bicycles can be hired in Eichstätt town centre. HI Hostel is a 10-minute walk from Eichstätt Cathedral and a 15-minute walk from Eichstätt University. On-site parking is free, and Ingolstadt is a 25-minute drive away.