The insider tip - Welcome to the listed Old Spital and the most popular hostel in Balingen, which was completely renovated in 2023.

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Our hostel Altes Spital is a cozy, small hostel in the middle of Balingen. Located in the trendy Südstadt district, we are surrounded by cafes, restaurants, parks and an puplic outdoor swimming pool and of course the colorful Balingen nightlife. The town center of Balingen around the market square can be easily reached within 5 minutes on foot. A good place to experience the beautiful town of Balingen in a relaxed manner.


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Check-in: 3:00 p.m
Check out: 11:00 a.m

You can also use the kitchen, the bathrooms and the lounge all day free of charge on arrival and departure.
With the door code you have 24 hour access. The kitchens are also open at night.

- Free WiFi
- Beds with reading lamps and storage space under the bed to lock (with your own padlock)
- warm heating and hot showers 24 hours a day
- cozy little kitchen, lounge, relaxed atmosphere, cocktail bar

IMPORTANT: We have no reception or elevator!

The "Hostel Altes Spital" in Balingen offers the unique opportunity to stay overnight in a historic building. 
It was built in the years after the devastating city fire of 1809, which destroyed the that stood here previously. After the catastrophe, the current building was constructed to serve as a combination of a retirement home and a poorhouse. The residents were popularly called "Spittelmucken". 

With nice facilities and an excellent location perfectly nestled between the popular restaurant Bären, the district court, the Eberthalle, the school center of the vocational schools and some important German companies, the hostel offers a convenient location to guests.The pedestrian zone and center of Balingen can be reached on foot in a few minutes. Likewise, the outdoor pool, town hall and exhibition center with the Volksbank exhibition hall and the Sparkassen Arena are all close. Guests will have convenient access to popular venues for trade shows, sporting events, 
Concerts such as the Bang Your Head Festival and the traditional Balingen folk festival. With Balingen’s extensive public transportation network and Hostel Balingen’s convenient location, you will be able to reach anywhere in Balingen with ease.    
We look forward to your visit! 

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