Hostels in Nottinghamshire Hostels in Nottinghamshire

You are looking for hostels in Nottinghamshire? Good news, you have come to the right place.

On this page we list every single city with hostels and other budget accommodations. helps you to find your Nottinghamshire hostel and compare its prices on the major booking sites such as Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and So you can sleep on a budget and save money while backpacking Nottinghamshire.

All Cities in Nottinghamshire

We list every single hostel in Nottinghamshire and the world. In total, we have 1 cities in Nottinghamshire for you. Please note that not all cities actually have a hostel to stay in. Below you can filter for cities with hostels and with no hostels-type accommodation, but guesthouses and budget hotels. This will help your planning.

All Nottinghamshire hostels on a map

Alright, you are more the visual type? Planning your trip with a map is always handy.

Therefore, this map shows you all cities with hostels in Nottinghamshire. It will help you to plan your trip. Just zoom in the map and click your destination for more details. Just so you know: If we do not have a hostel in a city, it is likely that there is no hostel in that city.

Our handwritten guide on Backpacking Nottinghamshire

Nottinghamshire is one of the most famous regions in England. The legend of Robin Hood began here. Sherwood Forest, the city of Nottingham, and every other part of the legend can be found in Nottinghamshire.

Accommodation in the region is easy enough to find. There are hostels, hotels and other places to stay to be found everywhere. Cleanliness and safety are emphasized on at the hostels for a far better experience overall. There are also campsites and bed and breakfasts located in the towns and cities of the region.

Walks are the best feature in the region. The Creswell Crags are a great area to explore. Caves once popular amongst Victorian noblewomen, the Crags are also home to artwork from the early Ice Age. This is one of the only places in England with this type of historic artwork to be found.

If a retreat is what you need, there are campsites within Sherwood forest, so you can live like Robin Hood and his merry men. Travelers can engage in activities like archery and cycling as well as horse riding. Other trails and parks include the Byron Trail, an homage to Lord Byron (the poet).

For movie buffs, a special surprise awaits in the form of Wayne Manor from the movie A Dark Knight Rises, filmed on location in Nottinghamshire at Wollaton Hall. There are many museums as well including the Galleries of Justice Museum and the City of Caves. St. Mary’s Church in Edwinstone, where Robin Hood was rumored to have married the Maid Marion, can also be visited.

Nottingham and the surrounding countryside were also the scene of the Civil War in the 1600s, where King Charles I, one of the remaining Royalists, rose in arms against the Parliamentarian forces. Today, the ruins of Newark Castle can be visited as well as the plaque on Standard Hill that commemorates the battles fought.

The region also has some great dining options and a varied cuisine. You can travel the world in food here, eating local cuisine at the public houses and restaurants or international cuisine in the cities. Every year, the Robin Hood Beer and Cider festival also takes place. With local produce being emphasized on, eating healthy is easy enough when you stay in Nottinghamshire.

expert for Nottinghamshire hostels

Handwritten by local expert for Nottinghamshire hostels Jakob Lombardi

Travel Tips for Nottinghamshire - from the Community

Hey fam! Here are a few more tips from the community, from them to you, and you to them. This space is dedicated for travellers to share their best tips on backpacking Nottinghamshire. Have a closer look - the Hostelz community share real hidden gems, insider knowledge and overall impressions of Nottinghamshire. Everyone is welcome to add something useful, funny, unexpected and the "absolutely necessary to know before you go" - share, share and then share a little more!

FAQ on Hostels in Nottinghamshire

There is a lot of travel planning to do. So let us help you once again by putting together the frequently asked questions:

Finding Hostels and Prices

What hostel booking sites are best to use?

There is several hostel booking sites, such as, and While every platform has its pros and cons, there is a universal truth you as a traveler should be aware of: Not a single booking site can always offer the best prices.

This is where comes in. You can compare all major booking portals with one click.

For you as a traveler, is the best booking site to actually save money.

How much are hostels in Nottinghamshire?

Prices always vary, depending on various factors. Weekends tend to be more expensive, same goes for special holidays. Please also take into account local vaction time.

You can search for exacty hostel prices in Nottinghamshire here on Pick your destination and pick a date. The system will track down the prices to give an idea of what budget and prices you can expect.

When to book hostels?

If you want to stay at the best hostels, it is a good idea to have your hostel booked around 1 month before you travel. For the regular hostels, booking one week before should be okay. Yet again, this always depends.

We dedicated a full article to the topic of when to book hostels.


Safety and Packing

Are hostels in Nottinghamshire safe?

Generally speaking, hostels are as safe as you make them. We highly recommend always to bring your own padlock, using the lockers and taking care of your belongings. Make sure you pick a safe hostel, offering lockers and a safe location. Please always pay attention to the reviews; they can give you a great insight on what to expect and safety tips.

What to pack when staying in hostels?

There is a few basics you should always pack when staying in hostels.

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

There is more actually. We wrote a complete guide with more details. Read our full hostel packing list.

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