Hostels in Bremen, Germany

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

Bremen is a German city with a population of a bit over half a million people. It is also a port city and the capital of the state of Bremen. The city is divided into 23 districts. The city, which once belonged to the Hanseatic League, has over 1200 years of history.

Bremen is served by all forms of transport, including planes, buses, trains, and ferries. The cheapest flight option is Ryanair, which operates a comprehensive flight network to and from Bremen. The city is a very good connection point to other areas in Germany and to other European cities such as Amsterdam in the Netherlands (via train). Public transportation of various kinds is well operated in the city, of your options, the main tram is the most useful and cost-efficient way to go.

The Bremen hostel selection is very good. Germany can be considered average value based on normal Mid-European price range, and you should expect to pay about 20€ and upwards for a dorm room. Bremen hostels aren't very concentrated in any particular city area; they tend to be scattered a bit more evenly throughout the city.

The main attraction area and place to see when you visit Bremen hostels is the central city area. There is plenty of old and impressive architecture to be seen, and the central city area is small enough to easily walk around. The Bremen Kunsthalle (Museum of Art) is a great place to get some culture. Soccer or football fans might want to try to catch one of the Werder Bremen games in their home stadium.

The Bremen University (with 23,000 students) helps make this city student friendly and give it a youthful vibe. You'll have a good time visiting Bremen hostels.

Written by local enthusiast for Bremen hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Bremen hostels Miika

FAQ about Bremen Hostels

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

A hostel in Bremen costs on average $26 for a dorm. A hostel in Bremen with private rooms costs on average $91. shows all 6 Hostels in Bremen. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay. compares prices for 6 hostels in Bremen, Germany. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Bremen such as
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Your Packing List for Bremen

Your Packing List for Bremen

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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:

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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Bremen 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 Bremen, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
6 Total number of hostels
$26 Average dorm price
$91 Average private room price
$27 Cheapest hostel in Bremen
Townside Hostel Bremen is the cheapest
2 Party hostels in Bremen
Southend Hostel Bremen is the best rated
7.8 Average rating of all hostels

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