What is a Youth Hostel ?
A Youth Hostel is a building which offers inexpensive travel and budget
accommodation to young people exploring their country or the world, it
also provides a meeting place in which young people of different social
back ground, opinion and nationality can meet and come to know each
Its function is educational in the widest sense of the world. Youth
Hostels provide friendly, inexpensive overnight budget accommodations to
budget travellers. Hostelling International the parent body of all
National Youth Hostels Associations assure travellers the utmost in
quality standards including cleanliness, security, comfort and service.
Youth Hostels and Camping sites offer dormitory-style rooms with
separate quarters for men and women. Some youth hostels & Camping
sites also have private family and couples rooms. All youth hostels
provide a blanket and pillow. Linens are often included in the price, or
available for rental in some youth hostels & safari camps .
Most hostels & camp sites offer fully equipped self- catering
kitchens or cafeterias, dining areas, secure storage and common rooms
for relaxing and socializing with other travellers. Some youth hostels
& safari camps have laundry facilities, travel libraries and
concierge service. There are a few that even have swimming pools, Youth
Hostels Our mission is "to help all, especially the young, gain a
greater understanding of the world and its people through hostelling."
The mission is accomplished through our extensive network of youth
hostels, Camps, Safari tented camps offering budget accommodations and a
wide-range of cheap travel adventure tour programs and activities.
A founder of the Youth Hostels Network Richard Shirmann said:
"Every forest, every valley, every flower, every mountain, every
village and every city are separate pages of your Motherland.” You should read these pages in your own experience and not in books.
The Earth is huge. When you travel, you see the details, and this is the biggest joy on the planet.
For this purpose we are now opening Youth Hostels and Safari Camping
sites to cater for the demand for cheap accommodations and adventure
However, you also need to travel outside your country, to meet your
neighbours, to know them better and to appreciate those who speak other
language and have different history. To do this, I am now calling upon
you, our friends and neighbours, to open Youth Hostels & Camping
sites and to do it for all young people on the Earth. They must become
places of peace and comfort for the good of all humanity.
Trade mark "Youth Tourism & Youth Hostels in Kenya" create own
youth hostels or a camp sites to connect with the chain of hostels and
in-cooperate them with youth hostels in Kenya like tour operator,
marketing adviser and activities coordinator. We offer to our hostel
clients with Adventure activities and safari tours , volunteer travel
programs which are based on budget accommodation in youth hostels or
safari tented camping sites in Kenya.
Whatever your travel interests are, you will find plenty of adventure activities to do in Kenya. click on this link www.africahomeadventure.com
This link will show you some of the many adventure travel suggestions
with a wide choice of Things to see and do in Kenya.This information
will also help you plan a fantastic holiday in Kenya "Karibu ---
Welcome”. Since 1909, when hostelling was born out of the excursions of
German School teacher the late Richard Shirrmann and his pupils, it has
become one of the world's biggest international membership
organizations for youth, with over 3 million members and a mission that
has never been more relevant.
For over 100 years, youth hostels have been providing budget travellers
with more than just affordable lodgings to adventure
activities,volunteering programs and a better network of cheap
accommodations in the world.
Youth Hostels give welcoming smiles to its visitor travellers unknown
place – they host new friends to make old friends to greet – they’re the
best way to travel. And our key youth hostels and Tented safari
camping sites offer local programs for foreign and domestic travellers a
chance to present an unparalleled introduction to a community.
These opportunities provide us and our foreign guests a way to explore
our country learn about our culture and traditions. They celebrate our
differences and honor our commonalities.
Youth Hostels & Tented Camping sites in Kenya are giving back to our great nation.
It is all about enjoying the outdoor life in Kenya. Getting closer to Nature never means roughing it.
We offer a wide range of comfortable, clean, safe and stylish budget
accommodations, thereby allowing you to decide exactly how much of
luxury you want to add.
Our motto is to ensure that everyone enjoys the comforts of modern life and the beauty of the great outdoors
And today, when the benefits of hostelling are greater than ever,
Hostelling International in Kenya is conducting a major campaign for
significant support to Voluntourism http://www.kvcdp.org/volunTravel.php
to help youth hostel members plan their cheap safaris , kenya budget safari packages and to promote Hostelling international
Our greatest source of energy and commitment comes from those who have
stayed in our youth hostels and tented camping sites in Kenya thereby
knowing the importance of maintaining and strengthening the youth
hostels & Safari camping tents in Kenya for more budget travel.
Just as the youth hostels are there for you when you need them, we hope
you will be there for the hostels and camping sites when our potential
is so exciting.
If you can give your time to live for some overnight stays while you
adventure and explore our beautiful country Kenya, we’ll be grateful to
have your support. If your abilities are even greater than that, please
consider us at an International level by being our good abassodor tell
the stories or write articles about us on the good things hostelling in
kenya and yha-kenya travel offers to travellers . hostelling and travel
in Kenya will grow secure our future success. If you have questions
about Hostelling or need assistance with making a reservation on our
safaris travel, please contact James M Gichohi at +254722655321 or
To find out more about local giving and volunteer opportunities, click here