Hostels in Ipoh, Malaysia

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

Hostels in Ipoh

Solo Traveller
"…Reception Working Hours: from 09:00 to 22:00. 10. '3 Bed Family Room (Shared Bathroom)' has 1 queen bed and 1 single bed inside. 11. '4 Bed Family Room (Shared Bathroom)' has 2 queen size beds … More
Digital Nomads Party Hostel
"…There are cards and board games available and an artificial fireplace, which gives it a nice touch. There is also seating outside where you can take your own food and drinks and mingle with other … More
"…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
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"Homey Hostel is strategically located at the city center of Ipoh surrounded by market, night bazaar and local delicacies. Heritage and mural art trail are within walking distance. It is also easily … More
Family-Friendly Hostel
"…Summary Our stay was not good and we couldn't check out fast enough. The place looks like it hasn't been cleaned for a while. We wouldn't recommend this hotel until they make some serious … More

Hotels in Ipoh

"…2. NO SMOKING / VAPING allowed in the property. 3. No pets are allowed in the property. 4. Payment method: Cash, Debit/Credit Card & Qr Pay 5. 5 minutes walk from Amanjaya Bus Terminal to … More
"…With a 24-hour front desk, the hotel provides safes and baggage storage facilities. ***Property Policies & Conditions: 1. The guest can cancel free of charge until 1 day before arrival. The … 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.

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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 $14
Average private room price $53
Cheapest hostel in Ipoh Abby Hotel By The River with $5.5
Party hostels in Ipoh Beds In Garden Hostel (1 in total)
Average rating of all hostels 6.6

FAQ about Ipoh Hostels

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3 Cheapest Hostels in Ipoh

3 Cheapest Hostels in Ipoh

3 Hostels in Ipoh with Private Rooms

3 Hostels in Ipoh with Private Rooms

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