5 Hostels in Santos, Brazil

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Santos, Brazil. You can choose from 5 Santos hostels. In total, there are 5 cheap places to stay in Santos such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $9 for a dorm.

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Santos 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 Santos, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Cheapest hostel in Santos


(Rolds Hostel is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Santos


(HI Santos Hostel is the best rated)

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Hostels in Santos for all Traveller Types

Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.

Best Hostels in Santos for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Santos? Fabulous!

Pick a great hostel designed with solo travellers in mind, and you're bound to meet plenty of like-minded people who have also dared to venture to Santos alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Santos. We've also highlighted which hostel offers special perks you, as a solo traveller, will love. Each hostel offers great social spaces to meet fellow backpackers and wonderful opportunities for making new friends. You'll soon realise that travelling on your own definitely does not mean travelling alone.

Get to know Santos (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 are better prepared for what to expect, what not to expect and 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 Santos. To help you make friends with Santos before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!

Santos, Brazil, is a coastal city founded in the sixteenth century in the state of Sao Paulo in Brazil. It is around sixty-five kilometres from the city centre of Sao Paulo, the economically most important city of the country. Santos is well known for its port -- the Port of Santos is the biggest sea port in Latin America, so trading and logistics are big economic factors for the local economy. Especially petroleum, coffee, and raw sugar are exported from the Port of Santos. The local football club FC Santos is internationally well known; its most famous player, Pelé, was one of the greatest football players in history and he played in Santos for two decades in the mid-twentieth century.

The climate in Santos is tropical. The daily maximum temperature ranges from twenty-two to twenty-nine degrees Celsius throughout the year. You get eight to thirteen days of rain every month; the coastal city does not have a real dry season.

The city offers numerous hotels and guesthouses. Most accommodations are located nearby the beachfront. You can choose from two- to four-star hotels. If you prefer hostels and the typical backpackers' style, you have some options, as well. There are some Santos, Brazil hostels in the city. However, compared to the supply of the hotels, the number of Santos, Brazil hostels is rather low. Nevertheless, the quality of the hostels in Santos, Brazil, is good and therefore recommendable.

The city offers a large beachfront garden, which is over five kilometres long. It is very popular for a walk, doing some sports or just relaxing nearby the ocean. It is even listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the largest beachfront garden worldwide. The Museum of Coffee is the most popular museum in Santos. There you can see and read more about the history of coffee in the country. Check out Monte Serrat Hill. It is perfect for an amazing view of Santos, the ocean, and the adjacent cities.

Written by local enthusiast for Santos hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Santos hostels Flo

Other Nearby Cities
Guarujá Guarujá (9 Km / 5 mi.)
Praia Grande Praia Grande (9 Km / 5 mi.)
Bertioga Bertioga (23 Km / 14 mi.)
Sao Caetano do Sul Sao Caetano do Sul (44 Km / 27 mi.)
Itanhaem Itanhaem (52 Km / 33 mi.)
São Paulo São Paulo (55 Km / 34 mi.)
São Lourenço da Serra São Lourenço da Serra (63 Km / 39 mi.)

FAQ about Santos Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Santos. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Santos. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

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FAQ about Santos Hostels

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Rolds Hostel is the best hostel in Santos for families.

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Travel Tips for Santos - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Santos

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Santos and Brazil.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

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

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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Your Packing List for Santos