Hostels offer budget lodging options for travel-savvy backpackers, solo travelers and tourists looking for a chance to explore the world’s top value destinations. Most hostels provide dorm-style accommodations and communal areas where travelers can truly meet and collaborate with other travelers. Experience a new city from one of these top hostels in the world.


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Gallery Hostel - Porto, Portugal Gallery Hostel
Gallery Hostel

Gallery Hostel - Porto, Portugal (Prices & Photos)

One of the most loved hostels in the world is the Gallery Hostel in Porto, Portugal. This luxury hostel operates out of an early 20th-century villa and features local artwork on its walls, hence the name Gallery Hostel. Guests here rave about the facilities and free amenities, from a cinema room to free guided walks around the top attractions in Porto. Don’t let the “luxury” title fool you. Guests still enjoy a communal hostel feel here with nightly dinners and shared dorm rooms.

B.I.G. Backpackers - Cape Town, South Africa B.I.G. Backpackers
B.I.G. Backpackers

B.I.G. Backpackers - Cape Town, South Africa (Prices & Photos)

If you’re traveling to South Africa, you’ll want to stay at one of the best hostels in the country, B.I.G. Backpackers. This hostel is great for a wide variety of travelers since it offers both dorm-style accommodations and family rooms too. You’ll want to take advantage of the pizza oven and free breakfasts offered here as well. Located in Green Point, guests will have access to plenty of things to do in South Africa, including top restaurants, beaches and bars when they stay here.

Home Lisbon Hostel - Lisbon, Portugal Home Lisbon Hostel
Home Lisbon Hostel

Home Lisbon Hostel - Lisbon, Portugal (Prices & Photos)

Located in Lisbon, Portugal is Home Lisbon Hostel, a hostel that is known for its homemade dinners and unbeatable location. This relaxing Lisbon hostel is home to mahogany bunk beds and a functional workspace perfect for digital nomads. Guests at Home Lisbon Hostel enjoying the cozy environment and the great location that is near Lisbon’s historic city center.

5 Terre Backpackers - Corvara, Italy 5 Terre Backpackers
5 Terre Backpackers

5 Terre Backpackers - Corvara, Italy (Prices & Photos)

If you’re looking for a hostel with a view, consider staying at 5 Terre Backpackers in Italy. This backpacker hostel features breathtaking, panoramic views of Cinque Terre National Park. Guests here can enjoy shared rooms or even private rooms. Guests will be happy to know that 5 Terre Backpackers offers free breakfasts, free Wi-Fi, and transportation services.

Soul Kitchen Hostel - St. Petersburg, Russia Soul Kitchen Hostel
Soul Kitchen Hostel

Soul Kitchen Hostel - St. Petersburg, Russia (Prices & Photos)

Soul Kitchen Hostel in St. Petersburg, Russia is a great place to stay for travelers visiting this popular Russian city. Even if you don’t opt for the private room with a bathroom, you can still enjoy some privacy in the door rooms as the bunk beds feature privacy curtains. Soul Kitchen has a number of amenities for guests, such as a music lounge, guest computers and of course a well-stocked kitchen.

Hostel One Paralelo - Barcelona, Spain Hostel One Paralelo
Hostel One Paralelo

Hostel One Paralelo - Barcelona, Spain (Prices & Photos)

This Barcelona hostel is great for solo travelers, partiers and extroverts alike. Hostel One Paralelo features some impressive amenities, such as a jacuzzi and guaranteed hot showers. Located near Paralelo metro station and Barcelona city center, the hostel’s location couldn’t be more convenient for first-time travelers to this iconic Spanish city.

Travellers Oasis - Cairns, Australia Travellers Oasis
Travellers Oasis

Travellers Oasis - Cairns, Australia (Prices & Photos)

Travellers Oasis is an ideal home base for travelers hoping to experience all the things that Cairns, Australia has to offer. Guests who have stayed at this friendly hostel rave about its outdoor pool, barbecue area, and well-stocked film library. You won’t find bunk beds at this hostel but single twin beds, which make for easier entry for exhausted travelers.

Lub D Hostels - Phuket, Thailand Lub D Hostels
Lub D Hostels

Lub D Hostels - Phuket, Thailand (Prices & Photos)

This Thailand hostel actually has a few locations in both Phuket and Bangkok. No matter what Lub D Hostel location you choose to stay at, it won’t disappoint. These cool hostels are perfect for travelers, as Lub D offers free Wi-Fi, laundry, and a great atmosphere. If you’re looking for a place for an extended stay, Lub D Hostel actually offers free luggage storage for up to two months.

The Flying Pig - Amsterdam, Netherlands The Flying Pig
The Flying Pig

The Flying Pig - Amsterdam, Netherlands (Prices & Photos)

The Flying Pig is perfect for travelers wanting a social experience in Amsterdam. This hostel is more than just a lodging option; The Flying Pig also features a late night lounge and bar. There are three Flying Pig locations in the city of Amsterdam but you should expect a welcoming and chill vibe at all of them. With a great atmosphere and top notch customer service, there is no wonder why travelers flock to The Flying Pig while in Amsterdam.

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