14 Best Hostels in Rome

14 Best Hostels in Rome

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Looking for the best hostels to stay in Rome without breaking the bank? Look no further! Rome is full of beautiful monuments, galleries, and museums, and seeing them all can get expensive.

But fear not! A list of the best hostels in Rome has been compiled here for you to choose from. These accommodations cater to all types of travelers, from budget to luxurious, and provide an authentic cultural experience of the city. 

Short and crisp: The Best Hostels in Rome

  1. La Controra Hostel - best for Couples, Quiet Rest
  2. The RomeHello Hostel - best for Couples, Digital Nomads, Family-Friendly Hostel, Solo Traveller
  3. MEININGER Roma Termini - best for Couples, Solo Traveller
  4. Ostello Bello Roma Colosseo - best for Digital Nomads, Party Hostel, Solo Traveller, Youth Hostel
  5. The Beehive - best for Couples, Family-Friendly Hostel, Female Solo Traveller, Older travelers (+50), Quiet Rest, Solo Traveller
  6. Free Hostels Roma - best for Quiet Rest
  7. Comics Guesthouse - best for Family-Friendly Hostel, Solo Traveller, Youth Hostel
  8. Yellowsquare - best for Female Solo Traveller, Party Hostel
  9. Roma Scout Center - best for Solo Traveller
  10. Hostel Lodi - best for Couples, Family-Friendly Hostel, Quiet Rest
  11. Alessandro Palace & Bar - best for Party Hostel, Solo Traveller
  12. Palladini Hostel - best for Digital Nomads, Female Solo Traveller, Solo Traveller
  13. New Generation Hostel Rome Center - best for Family-Friendly Hostel, Female Solo Traveller
  14. Generator - best for Party Hostel, Youth Hostel

Best Hostels in Rome for Solo-Traveller

Tips for Finding Your Perfect Hostel in Rome:

1. Look for hostels with rooftop terraces:

Rome is a beautiful city, and what better way to take it all in than from a rooftop terrace? Many hostels in Rome have rooftop terraces where you can enjoy a drink, socialize with other travelers, and take in the breathtaking views of the city.

2. Book early:

To ensure you score a spot in your favorite hostel in the crowded streets of Rome, it's best to book early. The hostels fill up quickly, especially during peak season. 

3. Consider hostels with air conditioning:

Beat the heat in Rome by picking a hostel with air conditioning! Don't sweat it out, make sure you stay in a hostel that offers AC in the rooms or common areas. You'll be glad you did, especially during those hot summer months.

4. Take advantage of hostel events:

Many hostels in Rome offer interesting activities like pub crawls, cooking classes, and walking tours, which not only allows travelers to socialize but also provides a more authentic travel experience.

5. Look for hostels with unique features:

Rome has plenty of hostels with unique features that make them remarkable. Some are housed in historic buildings with original artwork and architecture, while others offer fun activities such as yoga classes and movie nights.

Full List of best Hostels in Rome

On the map: Hostel Locations in Rome

We've got your back when it comes to finding a great hostel location in Rome. We've gone ahead and mapped out all the hostels for you so you can get a good idea of where they're all at. This map will make your life so much easier!

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Hostel Haven: Choose Your Character

🏆 Overall Best Hostel:

La Controra Hostel

🙋‍♀️ Female Solo-Traveler:

The Beehive

🤹 Solo-Traveler:

The RomeHello Hostel

👨‍👩‍👦 Family Hostel with Kids:

The RomeHello Hostel

👩‍❤️‍👨 for Couples:

La Controra Hostel

🎉 Party Hostel:

Ostello Bello Roma Colosseo

How much are hostels in Rome?

Let us talk about prices. Here is a graph showing you average prices for a bed in a dorm and for a private room. Simply mouse-over to see rates for each month.

Prices can vary a lot, especially on high-season, weekends, and special holidays such as New Years Eve.

Average Dorm Price per Month in Rome

Average Dorm Price Graph

Average Private Room Price per Month in Rome

Average Private Price Graph

Still not sure? Pick this!

#1 Top Hostel in Rome: La Controra Hostel

This is the overall best rated hostel in La Controra Hostel. The overall rating is 9.5. You cannot go wrong here.

It is your safest bet in case you are not sure which hostel to pick.

The price for a dorm at La Controra Hostel starts from $53.06.

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#1 Best Hostel in Rome
La Controra Hostel

FAQ about Rome Hostels

We've collected the most common questions for hostels in Rome. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

Looking for youth hostels in particular? Here are the youth hostels in Rome.

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