Hostels in Chongqing, China

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Get to know Chongqing (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 Chongqing. To help you make friends with Chongqing before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!

 Modernised part of Old Town

Chongqing is a nice place located in the Chongqing municipality, near Sichuan province, in the center of China. Chongqing is a place full of contrasts –- you can feel yourself in a well-developed city with all the great facilities, but you can also visit small ancient villages and learn a little bit more about the town's past and rich culture. You can easily reach this city by bus, train, and plane (the airport is twenty-five kilometers from the city center); all modes of transportation have daily connections to nearly anywhere in China and you can book your tickets in your hostel, travel agency, or directly in the train and bus stations.

Chongqing is well known among tourists as the departure place for the Three Gorges Cruise -- one of the most popular tours here, that should be on your to-do list). There are a lot of tour agencies for every taste and budget, and you only need to choose the date you want to go and make your booking.

This city has a lot to offer -- Luohan Si Temple, Chongqing Exhibition Gallery, Huguang Guild Hall, Ciqikou Ancient Town, Red Cliff Village, the Pipa Montain Park (after climbing, this is the biggest point on the Chongqing peninsula and gives you amazing panoramic landscapes), Stilwell Museum, and the cable cars tours to Yangzi River and Jialing River (there are amazing views from the rivers). There are also river cruises that depart before dark -- these are the best way to visit the city -- and it's probably the best time to see Chongqing city, when it's full of neon lights and amazing life.

There are not so many hostels in Chongqing, so it's better to make your booking in advance to assure vacancies, and better rates. The hostels in Chongqing are in a typical Chinese architecture, with great staff that will help you organize your trip.

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Written by local enthusiast for Chongqing hostels Grace

FAQ about Chongqing Hostels

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A hostel in Chongqing costs on average $10 for a dorm. A hostel in Chongqing with private rooms costs on average $37. shows all 12 Hostels in Chongqing. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay. compares prices for 12 hostels in Chongqing, China. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Chongqing such as
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Fangorn International Hostel is the best rated hostel for partying in Chongqing.

It offers: Bar.

Chongqing 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 Chongqing, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
12 Total number of hostels
$10 Average dorm price
$37 Average private room price
$9 Cheapest hostel in Chongqing
Only Cafe & Backpacker is the cheapest
7 Party hostels in Chongqing
Fangorn International Hostel is the best rated
Most Chongqing hostels are located in
Yuzhong District, Yu Zhong District, Fuling District
5.3 Average rating of all hostels

Other Nearby Cities

Longsheng (180 Km / 112 mi.)

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