7 Hostels in Haifa, Israel

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Haifa, Israel. You can choose from 7 Haifa hostels. In total, there are 23 cheap places to stay in Haifa such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $18 for a dorm.

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Haifa 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 Haifa, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Party hostels in Haifa


(Al Yakhour Hostel is the best rated)

Most Haifa hostels are located in

Hof Hacarmel

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Hostels in Haifa for all Traveller Types

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.

Best Hostels in Haifa for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Haifa? 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 Haifa alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Haifa. 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.

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

Haifa, a beautiful port city on the northern coast of Israel, is the third-largest city in the country. Haifa's the largest city in the north of Israel and a perfect introduction to this great region; it's also a great place to base yourself to explore Israel's north and surrounding towns such as Akko, which has a lovely walled old town and some nice beaches surrounding it.

It's a great city to visit; there's a wide variety of places to stay including dormitories, private rooms with and without bathrooms, plus larger upscale hotels. Haifa hostels have all the usual amenities, such as Wi-Fi access; some have kitchen facilities and they usually provide towels for free. Several Haifa hostels and other accommodation options are located in the German District, close to the main train station and surrounded by an excellent choice of cafes, restaurants, pubs, and nightlife. You can even stay on the grounds of a German convent! There are also other Haifa hostel options outside of the centre, they are but easily accessed by public transport with train stations within walking distance and cheap local buses operating routes to and from the town centre.

Haifa is home to a large Bahai population -- one of the highlights of a trip to Haifa is a visit to the beautiful Bahai Gardens running down the hillside of the city. The gardens offer spectacular views across the city and port area as well as being extremely pretty with intricate hedges and flower landscaping. Strolling through the German District is another highlight; you can pop into one of the many cafes or restaurants for some great local food and a drink too.

Written by local enthusiast for Haifa hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Haifa hostels michael cowgill

Other Nearby Cities
Daliyat el carmel Daliyat el carmel (15 Km / 9 mi.)
Akko Akko (15 Km / 9 mi.)
Hilf Tabash Hilf Tabash (19 Km / 12 mi.)
Nahariya Nahariya (24 Km / 15 mi.)
Clil Clil (27 Km / 17 mi.)
Shlomi Shlomi (32 Km / 20 mi.)
Jisr az-Zarqa Jisr az-Zarqa (32 Km / 20 mi.)

FAQ about Haifa Hostels

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

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FAQ about Haifa Hostels

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Port Inn is the best hostel in Haifa for families.

Hostelz.com compares prices for 7 hostels in Haifa, Israel. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Haifa such as

  • 5 hotels
  • 6 guesthouses
  • 5 apartments

This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Haifa.

Al Yakhour Hostel is the best rated hostel for partying in Haifa.
It offers: Bar, Nightclub.

Travel Tips for Haifa - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Haifa

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Haifa and Israel.

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:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

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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Your Packing List for Haifa