If you do not have your login details, contact the WYSE Travel Confederation membership team on +31 (0)20 421 2800 or email membership@wysetc.org.


Membership is open to all types of student and youth travel accommodation providers; small, big, chain, private, not-for-profit and Hostelling International as well as official tourism organisations and suppliers of goods of services to the student and youth travel accommodation industry.


 STAY WYSE offers its members the following benefits and services:

  • A global network of like-minded accommodation providers and trading partners across the youth and student travel industry.
  • Access to accurate and reliable industry intelligence, market research and best practises.
  • High profile representation of the STAY WYSE community at travel industry events worldwide.
  • Networking opportunities & discounted attendance at annual industry events such as the World Youth & Student Travel Conference.
  • Lobbying of tourism boards and government officials industry to raise recognition and develop opportunities for this sector in countries around the world.
  • Professional development seminars that support member’s ability to learn from each other and operate to high professional standards.
  • Raising the global profile of member organisations with a listing in the annual WYSE Travel Confederation Member Directory and on the STAY WYSE website.
  • Annual membership of the World Youth, Student and Educational (WYSE) Travel Confederation which provides direct access to a global community of 550+ member organisations providing travel experiences to 10 million youth and students.

All members of STAY WYSE are also members of WYSE Travel Confederation, except when joining as a member of a national Association. Only Accommodation providers & Service providers have voting rights.

All members of STAY WYSE will also be required to become members of the World Youth, Student and Educational (WYSE) Travel Confederation.


All members of STAY WYSE will also become members of WYSE Travel Confederation.

Membership fees start from € 325 euros, get in touch to find our how much your membership fees will be.


The application process is very straight forward and is aimed to making sure that our new members are reliable and trustworthy business partners in three easy steps:

Step 1:  Complete the online application form and pay the deposit fee

Step 2:  Payment of remaining membership fee

Step 3:  Submission of business documentation

For more information about the application process, requirements and member benefits please contact us at staywyse@wysetc.org or call us on +31 (0)20 421 2800.

“Since becoming a member my once small 30 sleeper hostel with only 2 staff has been transformed  into a successful growing business offering much more than I had ever expected.”

  Carla Ferreira, SaltyCrax Hostel