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Youth Hostel Gunzenhausen am Altmühlsee

Information on accessibility

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All test relevant areas meet the quality criteria of the label "Accessibility tested - partially barrier-free for people with walking disabilities".

Some information on accessibility are listed below. Detailed information can be found in the test report at the end of the text.

  • There is a general car park. There are two marked parking spaces for people with disabilities (parking space size: 350 cm x 500 cm; distance to the entrance approx. 200 m).
  • The path from the car park to the entrance is easy to walk and drive on and has a gradient of 8 %.
  • Access to the youth hostel is stepless (2 cm threshold).
  • The reception counter is 110 cm high. There is no alternative communication possibility while sitting.
  • The evaluated rooms on the ground floor that can be used by the guest are accessible at ground level, the areas on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd floor and in the basement are only accessible via stairs with handrails.
  • Doors and passageways are at least 90 cm wide (exceptions: sanitary room of room 2 / 3 with 82 cm, door to the family area on the 3rd floor with 88 cm).
  • There are no carousel or rotary doors.
  • There are wheelchair accessible tables in the dining room.

Room 2 (multi-bedroom)

  • The manoeuvring spaces in the bedroom are at least 150 cm x 150 cm in front of essential immobile furnishings, 200 cm x 160 cm to the right of the bed, left the bed stands next to the wall.
  • The height of the bed is 49 cm.

Room 3 (multi-bedroom)

  • The manoeuvring spaces in the bedroom are at least 150 cm x 150 cm in front of essential immobile furnishings, 200 cm x 194 cm to the right of the bed, left the bed stands next to the wall.
  • The height of the bed is 49 cm.

Shared sanitary room of room 2 and 3

  • The door opens to the side and is 82 cm wide.
  • The manoeuvring spaces in the sanitary room are as follows:
    • at the door and in front of the washbasin at least 150 cm x150 cm;
    • in front of the toilet 140 cm x 200 cm;
    • right of the toilet 82 cm x 70 cm, the toilet cannot be accessed from the left.
  • There are handles on both sides of the toilet, the right handle can be folded up.
  • The shower area at ground level is 120 cm x 120 cm. There are horizontal grab handles, but no shower chair.

Public toilets for women/men on all floors

  • There is no toilet designed for people with disabilities.

Some information on accessibility are listed below. Detailed information can be found in the test report at the end of the text.

  • Assistance dogs are allowed.
  • The entrance is visually contrasted to the surroundings and can be recognized by a tactile change of the floor covering.
  • Glass doors are not marked with safety markings.
  • Stairs do not have high-contrast step surfaces. Handrails are present.
  • There are no obstacles, e.g. objects protruding into the path/room.
  • Information is available in easily readable font, but not in Braille or prismatic writing.
  • All evaluated areas usable by the guest are brightly lit and glare-free.
  • Operating elements can be detected tactilely everywhere and are predominantly visually high in contrast.
  • Paths are rarely visually contrasted, but marked with tactile markings almost everywhere or the walls can be used as orientation guidelines.
  • There is no uninterrupted guidance system (e.g. floor indicators).

Some information on accessibility are listed below. Detailed information can be found in the test report at the end of the text.

  • There is no visual alarm in the building.
  • There is no audio induction loop.
  • Information is provided in written form.
  • There are bright and glare-free tables in the dining room where there are no lamps standing or hanging that restrict the field of vision. There are no seating areas with low background noises.
  • In the evaluated rooms 2 and 3 there is no freely available outlet near the bed.

Some information on accessibility are listed below. Detailed information can be found in the test report at the end of the text.

  • The name and logo of the company are clearly visible from the outside.
  • Business cards/brochures with address and telephone number of the host are visibly displayed in the room or at the reception.
  • There is no information in easy language. Information is not displayed with pictograms or pictures.
  • There is no menu with pictures, the dishes are not presented visibly.
  • There is no colored or pictorial guidance system.
  • The destinations of the paths are within sight.
Certified in the period: January 2019 – December 2021

Address & contact

Jugendherberge Gunzenhausen am Altmühlsee

Spitalstraße 3
91710 Gunzenhausen
Phone number: +49 9831 67020
Website: www.gunzenhausen.jugendherberge.de

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