Hostels in Aarhus, Denmark

5 hostels available. Prices start from $18 for a dorm bed.

Hostels in Aarhus

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Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…You stay in either shared bunk dorms or pod dorms, known from luxury capsule hotels in Japan, or in private doubles or private hostel suites. BOOK1 Design Hostel is a place to be ‘private together … More
Digital Nomads Family-Friendly Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…You will have to prepay the stay and DKK 60,00 per person will be charged for the mandatory bed linen package. A door code will be sent to you by e-mail. Check in from 15:00 to 08.00 (you get … More
Beach Lovers Retreat Family-Friendly Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…The kitchen is well stocked, there is a pool table and TV room, and plenty of outdoor spaces if the weather is good. Some covered outdoor seating is provided in front of the old house if you … More
Family-Friendly Hostel Youth Hostel
"Welcome to Danhostel Aarhus City! Our urban hostel located in the heart of Aarhus. Our cozy and well-designed hostel boasts a rooftop terrace, where you can enjoy a stunning panoramic view of the … More

Hostel City Sleep-In

C -- City Centre
"…75% for using a credit card. The reception is advertised as being open 24 hours but it would be wise not to risk it in case the staff have something more important to do. The rooms have four … More

Hotels in Aarhus

Hotel Atlantic

Free Breakfast
"…The hotel is within walking distance of the train station, bus terminal, ferries and shopping. Hotel facilities include en suite rooms, mini bar, safety deposit box, satellite TV, tea/coffee … More

Hostels in Aarhus, Denmark

5 hostels available. Prices start from $37 for a dorm bed.

Get to know Aarhus (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 Aarhus.

Guess what? Aarhus is also named and spelled Ã…rhus - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.

Arhus is the second largest city in Denmark and is also a very important port city for its country. Home to approx. 240,000 Danes (over a million in the metropolitan area), the city is situated in central Denmark and is a common place for backpackers to go while traveling the Nordic countries.

The hostels in Arhus are of good quality. The prices vary, with dorm beds starting from about 25 euros and double / twin bed rooms from a bit higher. Arhus hostels are by far the most inexpensive option of lodging in the city. Remember to ask Arhus hostel staff for tips & tricks when planning your daily activities around the city.

Arhus is served by most forms of transport (buses, trains and so on), and there is an airport that serves the city, although it is about 40 kilometers away from the main city proper. There is also a ferry service that runs from Copenhagen to Arhus, check their website for schedules and details. The main city area is not that large, so walking around from your Arhus hostel is a great option too. There are free city bikes you can borrow (you just need 20 DKK, which you get back when returning the bike).

When you stay in an Arhus hostel, we recommend that you visit the Arhus Art Museum which is one of the largest museums in Denmark. There are also other museums and a very nice renovated Old Town area, which was actually moved to form a museum-village of sorts. Some nice parks and a church over 800 years old (Arhus Domkirke, or Arhus Cathedral) complete the selection. All in all, Arhus is a city teeming with culture and vibes of an old, historical Scandinavian city.

Written by local enthusiast for Aarhus hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Aarhus hostels Miika

Aarhus 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 Aarhus, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
Total number of hostels 5
Average dorm price $34
Average private room price $195
Cheapest hostel in Aarhus BOOK1 by Brøchner Hotels with $37
Party hostels in Aarhus BOOK1 by Brøchner Hotels (1 in total)
Most Aarhus hostels are located in C -- City Centre, Risskov
Average rating of all hostels 7.9

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