Guest House

Conveniently located on the campus, Guest House at European XFEL offers comfortable accommodation and amenities such as a lounge, laundry room or kitchenette – a dream for any beam team.

Guest House facade
Blunck+Morgen Architekten / European XFEL

Please be aware your stay may be affected by the current pandemic situation  - visit the House Rules tab for more information. It is recommended to wear a mask that covers mouth and nose when moving inside the Guest House.


Modern and comfortable rooms with en-suite bathrooms are perfectly tailored to your needs during long days on the job. Practically designed for work and relaxation, the room goes from research space to serene oasis on a moment´s notice. 

Guest House residents also benefit from an on-site laundry room, as well as kitchenette-style Pantry with a private fridge. The lounge area is perfect for those who prefer to work in a lively ambiance full of light. 

Guest House

Guest House

Reception opening times: 8:30 - 12:30, Monday through Friday

European XFEL GmbH
Holzkoppel 4
22869 Schenefeld

General Information

We are delighted to be able to welcome you to Guest House at European XFEL. Below you will find further information on the Guest House, including room rates and stay policies.

House Rules

We are committed to making your stay smooth and comfortable. We also hold ourselves to the highest standards when protecting your privacy and data, and place your security as our top priority. Please read our House Rules carefully to find out how you can contribute to general safety of yourself, your colleagues, fellow residents as well as the Guest House team.


Situated in picturesque Schenefeld, Guest House at European XFEL is perfectly positioned for beamtime but also for downtime. The campus is surrounded by parkland that lends itself to outdoor activities and city life is not far away in the historic city of Hamburg.