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Youth Hostel Furth im Wald

Information on accessibility

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Some information on accessibility are listed below. For detailed information please see the evaluation report.

  • There are no marked parking spaces for people with disabilities.
  • The object is only accessible via a step.
  • Almost all evaluated passageways/doors available to the guests are at least 80 cm wide.
  • Exception: Doors of bathrooms an toilets are sind 69 cm or 56 cm wide.
  • The reception desk is at its lowest point 104 cm high.
  • External paths are
    at least WERT m wideand in most cases easy to walk on and drive on and have a maximum longitudinal gradient of up to 15 %.
  • There are wheelchair accessible tables available in the dining room (maximum height 80 cm, wheelchair accessible at a height of 67 cm and a depth of 30 cm).

Room 001 (ground level)

  • The manoeuvring spaces are:
    in front of essential stationary furnishings (e.g. wardrobe) 107 cm x 173 cm;
    right of the bed 122 cm x 200 cm;
    on the left is the bed on the wall.
  • The bed is 46 cm high.
  • A nursing bed is not available.
  • The bathroom is not designed for people with disabilities (very small manoeuvring spaces, no grab rails, etc.).

Room 004 (ground level)

  • The manoeuvring spaces are:
    in front of essential stationary furnishings (e.g. wardrobe) at least 200 cm x 200 cm;
    right of the bed 130 cm x 158 cm;
    on the left is the bed on the wall.
  • The bed is 44 cm high.
  • A nursing bed is not available.
  • The bathroom is not designed for people with disabilities (very small manoeuvring spaces, no grab rails, etc.).

Some information on accessibility are listed below. For detailed information please see the evaluation report.

  • Assistance dogs may not be brought to the establishment.
  • External paths usually have visually contrasting and tactilely detectable sidewalk boundaries.
  • The entrances are visually rich in contrast and recognizable by a tactile change of floor covering.
  • Almost all evaluated and usable areas for the guest are well illuminated, i.e. bright and glare-free.
  • There are no visually contrasting or tactilely detectable floor indicators available.
  • The signage is not designed in clearly legible and contrasting font.
  • Steps are not visually rich in contrast.
  • Stairs have at least a handrail on one side.
  • The menu font is straightforward and visually rich in contrast.
  • There is a menu in large print, but none in braille.
  • Information is not available in Braille or prismatic font.

Some information on accessibility are listed below. For detailed information please see the evaluation report.

  • The alarm is clearly visible in the following rooms:Disco
  • There is no audio induction loop system.
  • In the dining room there are tables with bright and glare-free lighting, on which there are no lamps standing or hanging that interfere with the field of vision or eye contact.
  • There is no seating area with low background noises (e.g. corner seating, separate room).

Rooms 001 and 004

  • There is no electrical outlet available near the bed.
  • The ringing or knocking on the door is not indicated by a flashing signal which can be detected in all rooms.
  • W-LAN is offered.

Some information on accessibility are listed below. For detailed information please see the evaluation report.

  • The name or logo of the facility is clearly recognizable from the outside.
  • There is no colored or pictorial guidance system available.
  • Information for orientation is partly available with pictorial symbols (pictograms, photorealistic representation).
  • The dishes are visibly presented (buffet, bar).
  • There is no information in easy language.
Certified in the period: September 2019 – August 2022

Address & contact

Jugendherberge Furth im Wald

Daberger Str. 50
93437 Furth im Wald
Phone number: +49 9973 9254
E-mail address: furth@jugendherberge.de
Website: https://furth.jugendherberge.de/jugendherbergen/furth-im-wald-219/portraet/

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