Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Kuta, Indonesia. You can choose from 42 Kuta hostels. In total, there are 95 cheap places to stay in Kuta such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $4 for a dorm.
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 Kuta, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
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Most Kuta hostels are located in
Legian, Seminyak, Tuban
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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.
Travelling on your own to Kuta? 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 Kuta alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Kuta. 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.
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 Kuta. To help you make friends with Kuta before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!
Kuta is the main tourist centre of Bali, set on a wide beach, just twenty minutes away from Denpasaar Airport. In the last few years, Kuta has developed into one of the most dynamic areas in South East Asia. While staying at Kuta hostels, you can find everything you need right nearby, from cheap shops to big malls, restaurants, beach sports (especially surfing), and massage centers. Wandering around the city is quite easy -- almost everything is within walking distance. If you need to move a little further, the best way is to hire a motorbike or bargain for a taxi. Prime tourist centers are linked by Perama Buses.
Kuta is a dream for shopping lovers -- you can find clothing, pirated DVDs, and handicrafts; prices can vary depending on the quality of items and your bargaining skills. Some salespeople can be very insistent, so try to be tolerant or go away.
There are plenty of cheap accommodations, especially along Poppies 1 and Poppies 2 Lanes. At your Kuta hostel, always remember to bargain for the price and ask the person in charge to show you the room -- some are better than others.
The nightlife scene offers many kind of entertainment with different atmospheres. Remember that everything start late, so don't get your dinner too early. The centre can be very noisy, especially during the night, so it's better to choose a Kuta hostel further out it if you are a light sleeper. Kuta attracts a diverse mix of people, but most of them are young people looking for action and night partying.
There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Kuta. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Kuta. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?
A hostel in Kuta costs on average $15 for a dorm. A hostel in Kuta with private rooms costs on average $30.
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Pack smart, not hard
Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Kuta and Indonesia.
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.