Hostels in Ipoh, Malaysia

7 hostels available. Prices start from $3 for a dorm bed.

Hostels in Ipoh

Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…2. Check in from 15:00 to 22:00. 3. Check out before 12:00 (noon). 4. Payment upon arrival by cash or credit card. 5. Taxes: not included. **With effective from 1st September 2017, a tourist … More
Digital Nomads Party Hostel
"Beds In Garden Hostel Ipoh is a quirky and spacious small town hostel. The Location Beds In Garden Hostel is two kilometers away from Ipoh Railway Station, to which you can walk in under … More
Youth Hostel
"…The famous Guan Heong biscuit shop winning the top 50 best street food in the World Congress is just around the corner. At night definitely you won't miss the 'must-try' bean sprout chicken and … More
Family-Friendly Hostel Youth Hostel
97, Jalan Raja Musa Aziz Perak More
Youth Hostel
"…Heritage and mural art trail are within walking distance. It is also easily accessible with public transport too. As a local here,we will definitely give you advice on what to do or eat in Ipoh … More
Family-Friendly Hostel
"…Rooms and Bathrooms We have to use our key card (for which we paid a deposit) to open the bedroom door and then insert that key card into a slot to provide electricity in the room. The bedroom … More

Hotels in Ipoh

"…24 hours reception is available to serve you, from check-in to check-out, or any assistance you need. 8. Air conditioning operate from 7pm - 7am only. 9.Taxes not included ** 6% Sales … More
"…7. Age restriction: 18+. 8. Reception working hours 24 hours." …"Airport name : Kuala Lumpur International Airport 1 (KLIA 1) take a taxi from Airport, about 4 hours from KLIA 1, cost about RM … More

Hotel 18

Free Breakfast
"…A well-kempt environment and its proximity to Aeon Shopping Mall, Tesco Hypermarket, Kellie's Castle, Gua Tempurung, Papan Drama Town, The Last Tin Dredge, Temple Caves, Sultan Azlan Shah Airport … More

Hostels in Ipoh, Malaysia

7 hostels available. Prices start from $6 for a dorm bed.

Get to know Ipoh (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 Ipoh.

 Ipoh Clock Tower

Once the centre of the world's tin industry, Ipoh became one of the world's booming cities in Malaysia. The golden years of the tin industry may be gone, but Ipoh is slowly taking their time as a top tourist destination. Though there are other popular holiday destinations in the country like the capital city of Kuala Lumpur or Penang, Ipoh also has a fair share of visiting tourists.

The city of Ipoh is a lovely place to get engaged with Malaysia's local culture. Ipoh is a good place to wander around, taste local cuisine, and just enjoy the company of locals. Walking around, you will be delighted with its outstanding architecture like the railway station, and town hall and its High Court. There are temples throughout the city, caves to enjoy, and relaxing walks. Ipoh is a short drive from Malaysia's top destination like Cameron Highlands.

As in the rest of Malaysia, looking for budget-friendly accommodation is very easy. You'll find hostels in Ipoh that offer services and amenities above basic standards. Hostels in Ipoh are not just for young travelers, but in general cater to those who want affordable place to stay. Ipoh hostels are great for those on DIY trips.

The hostels are clean and safe -- there's no need to think twice when staying at hostels in Ipoh. The rooms are presentable and equipped with modern, in-room facilities. Hostels in the city are also located in good neighbourhood; many are located along the famous River Kinta, as well as those situated near restaurants, hawker stalls, and shops. Staying in a hostel in Ipoh is a great way to meet fellow travelers and have a closer look into the daily lives of the locals. As there are not so many Ipoh hostels in the city, call them in advance to reserve your room. Feel free to ask about anything from credit card payments to curfew to ensure the best stays while in Ipoh.

Written by local enthusiast for Ipoh hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Ipoh hostels vcaulin

Ipoh 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 Ipoh, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
Total number of hostels 7
Average dorm price $15
Average private room price $47
Cheapest hostel in Ipoh Abby Hotel By The River with $6
Party hostels in Ipoh Beds In Garden Hostel (2 in total)
Average rating of all hostels 6.6

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