Backpacker Hostels in Darwin, Australia

6 Hostels for Backpackers available. Prices start from $12 for a dorm bed.

Hostels in Darwin

Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…They also contain large mirrors and several sinks below, which allow you can shave comfortably. The shower cubicles are of a good size with a hook on the back of the door for hanging items and a … More
Digital Nomads Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…We offer a range of share and private accommodation with and without an ensuite all air-conditioned with fans as well. We also know how important having access to power is to charge your devices, … More
Adventure Hostels Party Hostel Solo Traveller
"…Prepayment required, failing to prepay, we will contact you to sort it out. However if you do not, we will cancel the booking and you might lose your HW deposit. Strictly NO REFUND so please … More
Adventure Hostels Female Solo Traveller Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…18 years old to 35 years old - no kids allowed. Passeport required Proof of vaccination required Sports groups - contact us for group bookings Checkout 10am Checkin 2pm, but feel … More
Solo Traveller
"…This hostel offers free laundry (after 2 p.m.)! There is also a room with book exchange and public PC you can pay to use. You can use their printer for a per-page charge. The Wi-Fi is provided by … More
Solo Traveller
"…Excellent place. A very good atmosphere! Real fresh filter coffee in the mornings with thin baked pancakes from the barbie. Good on ya mate! I stayed at several hostels durring my travels, but … More

Hotels in Darwin

"…Did not feel safe, had a terrible time, would not stay here again or recommend it to anyone I know. I stayed at this hostel on October 2006. My room did not have bathroom. So, I had to go outside … More

Backpacker Hostels in Darwin, Australia

6 Hostels for Backpackers available. Prices start from $25 for a dorm bed.

Get to know Darwin (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Darwin.

Here you will find a list of all Darwin backpackers hostels. Darwin is the capital of Northern Territory in Australia. It is a multicultural and laid back city which resides on the north coast of Australia, with a population of 11000. The city was called Palmerston until the name was changed to Darwin in 1911.

Most of the hostels in Darwin are situated on the main street or very close to it. The price range is about the same compared to other places in Australia.

The main street hosts a shopping mall and a wide range of different dining options. As the city has these days become known as a backpacker location also, the activity options have become more comprehensive as well.

Darwin can be soaringly hot in the summer months, and the humidity can make it feel sometimes almost unbearable. Remember to drink a lot of water and to slap on the sunblock if spending a long time in the sun.

Darwin is also pretty close (171km) to one of the greatest national parks in the world, Kakadu. Almost 5 million acres, the massive park is located within the Alligator Rivers of Northern Territory. If you visit Darwin, it is highly recommended that you would spend some time visiting Kakadu, although the tickets can be a bit on the expensive side depending on the season.

Darwin has its own airport, and is also serviced by some bus operators (Greyhound for example).

Written by local enthusiast for Darwin hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Darwin hostels Miika

Darwin Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Darwin, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
Total number of hostels 6
Average dorm price $27
Average private room price $104
Cheapest Hostel in Darwin The Cozy Hostel with $27.5
Party hostels in Darwin Youth Shack Backpackers (4 in total)
Average rating of all hostels 6.6

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