Steinheid skiing and hiking hut

For those seeking relaxation and for small student groups, Studierendenwerk Thüringen offers stays in the Steinheld skiing and hiking hut.

The village of Steinheid is located on the Rennsteig and is approximately 4km away from Siegmundsburg.

Building description

  • Hut:
    Accommodates 12 persons. Two sleeping rooms, each with three bunk beds and a shower and WC, are available for overnight stays.
  • Catering:
    In the skiing and hiking hut, self-catering is required. A rustic lounge with satellite TV and practical kitchen facilities are available. A grilling area is situated next to the hut.
  • Instructions for your stay and for the usage of the heating can be found in the hut.
  • Key collection is available at 'Haus Rosenbaum' in Siegmundsberg or at Philosophenweg 5 in Jena.


Leisure activities

  • close by: modern skittle alley in the Petersberg sports facility, asphalt inline skating and roller ski track, football pitch, artificial track and health center on the Rennsteig.
Prices and terms of usage (as of January 2018)


Basis charge per night (up to 6 persons) 60,00  €
for each additonal person per night Adults 12,00  €
Institute staff 10,00  €
Children up to 7 years 5,00  €
charge for bed sheets per person 4,00  €
Cleaning after departure (one off charge) 30,00  €

(as of January 2818)

Conditions of payment and participation for the Steinheld hiking hut

The hiking hut in Steinheld accommodates up to 12 persons. Two bedrooms are available, each with three bunk beds and a shower and WC. A rustic lounge (with satellite TV available) offers everything needed for self-catering.

Please pay careful attention to the facility and heating instructions displayed in the hut.

According to prior agreement, the key can be picked up at Studierendenwerk Thüringen, Philosophenweg 5, 07743 Jena, or at the 'Haus Rosenbaum' meeting house in Siegmundsburg (approx. 4km away from the hiking hut, towards Suhl).

Payment will take place upon return of the key, either through invoice or in cash at the cashier.

Cancellations up to 31 days before arrival will be charged at 50% of the price of stay, and up to 7 days will be charged at 80%. A complete or partial cancellation less than 7 days prior to arrival will result in an 100% charge. Cancellations must be submitted in writing. Guests are at liberty to provide proof that the requested booking was not able to take place, either completely or partially. A later arrival date or earlier departure date will not result in any kind of reimbursement.

The hiking hut is available from 14:00 on the day of arrival.

Please vacate the hut by 10:00 on the day of departure.

Any changes to this must be arranged in advance with us.

Please bring your own towels!

We wish you a safe arrival and a pleasant stay.

Contract Steinheid Hiking Hut (in German)

Contact & booking

Availabilty of the hut can be found on our online booking calendar:


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