Hostels in Piedmont Hostels in Piedmont

You are looking for hostels in Piedmont? 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 Piedmont 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 Piedmont.

All Cities in Piedmont

We list every single hostel in Piedmont and the world. In total, we have 23 cities in Piedmont 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 Piedmont 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 Piedmont. 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 Piedmont

Piedmont is in the northwest of Italy, bordered by Switzerland, France, and the Alps. Surrounded by mountains, the name of the region in Italian means foot of the mountains, and it holds the highest peaks in Italy. As such, the area is naturally filled with stunning landscapes and ski-resorts, and is a top destination for visitors who love winter sports.

The most popular part of Piedmont is Lake Maggiore, as it has a certain beauty that many people travel far to see. Accommodation here is a little more expensive than in other areas of Italy, because of the landscape. But the scenery is just one of the many attractions that the region has to offer. It is the second-largest region in Italy, and is typically Italian not only in its delicious cuisine and love of football, but also for its links to the royal family and rural villages.

If you are looking for a destination that ticks all the boxes for an Italian holiday, without the usual price tag, then stay in one of Piedmont's many charming hostels. Prices vary, but you can pay the price of a cheap hotel for a much more pleasant hostel experience. The more popular place for hostels is in the town of Turin, where the famous Fiat car factory resides, but this town is also full of cultural heritage. For example, Turin is where the world’s first hard chocolate was sold.

As great as it is, if the city isn't your style then head to the slopes and enjoy the mountains of Piedmont, or to Alba, famous for its wine and its cheese. Near the mountains, ancient villas and vineyards litter the hills with their quaint architecture and pretty cultivated gardens, left over from the royalty that used to reside in this region. Everything in Piedmont screams relaxation, indulgence and enjoyment, so enjoy the rustic charm of the hostels that you will find throughout the region.

There are many different seasons to visit Piedmont - if you are a skier, go in the Spring, and if you are visiting for the truffles and the wine, then go in the fall. This way, you will miss the crowds, and will still be able to secure a hostel bed for a good price, and focus on what the gorgeous Italian region can bring you.

expert for Piedmont hostels

Handwritten by local expert for Piedmont hostels Jakob Lombardi

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Travel Tips for Piedmont - 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 Piedmont. Have a closer look - the Hostelz community share real hidden gems, insider knowledge and overall impressions of Piedmont. 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 Piedmont

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 Piedmont?

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 Piedmont 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 Piedmont 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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