Hostels in Suzhou, China

2 hostels available. Prices start from $4 for a dorm bed.

Hostels in Suzhou

Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…I received a good help for booking a train ticket although they don't book themselves. The same for taxi. The room was quite a little room but it worked. Air-conditioning was right. The washing … More
Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…*Twin towers(2 mins walk) *The Master of Nets Garden(15 mins walk) *The Humble Adminstrator's Garden(20 mins walk) *Suzhou Museum(20 mins walk.) Blue Gate Hostel is located only 2mins walk … More

Hostels in Suzhou, China

2 hostels available. Prices start from $8 for a dorm bed.

Get to know Suzhou (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 Suzhou.

Located in the east of the country, Suzhou, China, has a rich history. The first settlements date back to the fifth century BC. The city has been famous for the silk of great quality, and consequently, the local economy has been flourishing for many centuries; due to the great wealth, many beautiful gardens and palaces were built. Historically speaking, the city of Suzhou has always been a major center of Wu culture. This culture developed around Lake Tai. Nowadays, the ancient heritage such as the palaces are major attractions for national as well as international tourists. The Classic Gardens have been classified as UNESCO World Heritage Site. Today, around ten million people live in the city. The city boasts an international airport -- Sunan Shuofang International Airport is around forty kilometres from the centre of the city. If you cannot find a suitable flight, check out the airports of Shanghai, Hangzhou, and Nanjing. Frequent train and bus connections are available, as well.

The climate in the region is subtropical. You can expect comparatively hot summers with average maximum temperatures ranging from twenty-seven to thirty-two degrees Celsius. In winter, maximum temperatures around eight to eleven degrees are common. However, sometimes, winds coming from Siberia can cause temperatures to fall below zero degrees Celsius at night.

You can find numerous Suzhou, China hostels, guesthouses, and hotels here. Most accommodations such as the hostels in Suzhou, China, are located right in the centre of the city offering excellent opportunities to get around quickly. The quality of the hostels in Suzhou, China, varies, so try to gather as much information as you can before you book, in order to avoid disappointments.

There are numerous beautiful gardens in the city. One of the most beautiful ones is the so-called The Garden of the Master of the Nets. The architecture and style are rather small compared to the others in Suzhou. Nevertheless, the excellent balance of stones, plants, timber, and water is considered to be extraordinarily beautiful. The garden was first built in the eleventh century. If you like temples and historic buildings, do not miss the Cold Mountain Temple; the complex was built in during the Liang Dynasty in the sixth century. The whole area used to be an important canal, and has been rebuilt as it was in former times.

Written by local enthusiast for Suzhou hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Suzhou hostels Flo

Suzhou 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 Suzhou, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
Total number of hostels 2
Average dorm price $8
Cheapest Hostel in Suzhou Suzhou Blue Gate Youth Hostel with $8
Party hostels in Suzhou Mingtown Suzhou International Youth Hostel (2 in total)
Most Suzhou hostels are located in Gusu district
Average rating of all hostels 6.8

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Travel Tips for Suzhou - from the Community

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