7 Cheapest Hostels in Shanghai

7 Cheapest Hostels in Shanghai

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Shanghai is one of the world's leading cities, renowned for its long history, vibrant cultural life, and vast commercial opportunities. Because of its popularity, however, the cost of accommodation can be quite high, especially if you're in search of a place to stay for a longer period. But never fear; there are still lots of affordable and quality hostels available in Shanghai.

Here are some of the cheapest hostels in Shanghai, offering great amenities and value for money.

Sorted by Price: The Cheapest Hostels in Shanghai

  1. Shanghai Meego Qingwen Hotel - from $8.12
  2. WeFlow Hostel (Shanghai Hongkou) - from $7.36
  3. Ma Cherie Homestay - from $7.84
  4. Shanghai Meego Yes Hotel - from $7.97
  5. Shanghai Hidden Garden International Youth Hostel - from $10.33
  6. Dayin International Youth Hostel - from $13.38
  7. Dayin International Youth Hostel East Nanjing Road & The Bund - from $17.28

Full List of Affordable Hostels in Shanghai

On the map: Hostel Locations in Shanghai

We've got your back when it comes to finding a great hostel location in Shanghai. 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

🤑 Cheapest Hostel:

WeFlow Hostel (Shanghai Hongkou)

🤩 Best Cheap Hostel:

Dayin International Youth Hostel

🎉 Party Hostel:

Dayin International Youth Hostel

🤹 Solo-Traveler:

Dayin International Youth Hostel

How much are hostels in Shanghai?

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 Shanghai

Average Dorm Price Graph

Average Private Room Price per Month in Shanghai

Average Private Price Graph

When to book a hostel in Shanghai?

Let us have a closer look on some statistics and graphics.

  • The cheapest months to travel to Shanghai is November. Hostels in Shanghai cost $20 in November.
  • The most expensive month is March with $28.
  • Total number of hostels in Shanghai: 12
  • Total number of Party Hostels in Shanghai: 5
  • Total number of hostels in Shanghai with a +8.5 top-rating: 3
  • Most hostels are located in the neighborhoods of Huangpu District, Jingan District, Lujiazui District.

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Shanghai Meego Qingwen Hotel, Shanghai

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