Immerse yourself in the old town of La Rochelle

Nestled in one of the most picturesque neighbourhoods of the city, Central Hostel La Rochelle is perfectly located to explore the city and its historical monuments. Just a few steps away from the Old Port and the towers, the Hostel offers a complete immersion in the local life of La Rochelle.

Stroll through the cobblestone streets of the city for a journey back in time, go for a boat ride to admire the coastal landscapes, or explore the city by bike for a sporty experience. Your stay in La Rochelle promises to be full of discoveries.

  • In the heart of the center city ​​history

  • Very close to the Old Port and tourist sites

  • A place open to travelers and
    to the locals

Central Hostel La Rochelle

The comfort of a hostel in La Rochelle

Dortoirs Central Hostel La Rochelle

Comfortable dorms


Experience social interaction during your trip to La Rochelle by staying in one of our dorms. The Youth Hostel offers 18 dorms ranging from 2 to 12 people, mixed or exclusively for women, which you can share or privatise according to your preferences. The custom-made beds are equipped with individual curtains, USB outlets, secured lockers, and shared bathrooms, ensuring optimal comfort during your stay at Central Hostel La Rochelle.

Luxurious rooms


Central Hostel La Rochelle offers spacious and comfortable double rooms. With a large double bed, a relaxation area, and a sofa corner for your family stay, our rooms have been designed to provide an unforgettable experience in our Youth Hostel in the heart of the old town.

Chambre Central Hostel La Rochelle
Our bar-restaurant
Central kitchen restaurant gastronomique

Within our Youth Hostel, immerse yourself in local life at our bar-restaurant open to travellers and residents of the neighbourhood. Gather and socialise over a drink on the terrace or enjoy a delicious meal in the historic centre of La Rochelle.


central kitchen restaurant
The comfort of a hostel
Immerse yourself in local life
A social experience

And when you’re not sleeping ?

Central Hostel offers a schedule of activities including concerts, DJ sets, happy hour, film screenings, music quiz nights, painting classes, sports events and so on. There’s something to suit everyone’s preferences.

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What is the check-in and check-out policy for dorms/rooms at Central Hostel La Rochelle ?

Arrival: from 3:00 p.m.
Departure: 11:00 a.m.
Late check-out time: 1:00 p.m.
Late check-outs (after 11:00 a.m. and before 1:00 p.m.) may incur additional charges.
Early check-in and late check-out fee: €5.00

Does Central Hostel La Rochelle have a luggage storage service ?

A luggage service is at your disposal to allow you to walk around the city while waiting for your room to be available or for your flight/train to arrive.

Luggage service: €5/token.

What are the breakfast times at the La Rochelle Hostel ?

We offer a breakfast formula at €5.50 with hot drinks, fruit juice, pastries or hot bread and white cheese muesli.

Breakfast is served every day from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the dining room of our Restaurant.

Breakfast cannot be served in the room.

Does the Hostel in La Rochelle have a laundry service ?

Central Hostel La Rochelle offers a laundry service.

Laundry service: €5/token

Does Central Hostel La Rochelle have lockers ?

Lockers, always more lockers! In the dorms, each bed has a lockable locker. If you haven’t brought your padlock, you can buy one at reception.