All Hostels in Chefchaouen

Welcome to your detailed guide for Chefchaouen hostels. We share all the juicy information you need to know to discover safe, fun and memorable hostels! All that's left for you to do is choose your favourite hostel in Chefchaouen, Morocco. Compare prices for Chefchaouen hostels in one easy click - simple. Add your travel dates and watch as all hostel booking sites, including Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and, highlight their best price and room availability during your stay.

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

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Cheapest hostel in Chefchaouen


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Hostels in Chefchaouen 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.

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

Guess what? Chefchaouen is also named and spelled Chaouen - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.

Chefchaouen is one of those places that gets under your skin; you'll find yourself thinking about it years after you've left. Full of winding narrow alleyways and steep stairways leading up the hillside, Chefchaouen is full of character and has an atmosphere that's unique and unforgettable. Located in the hills in Morocco's spectacular north, about two hours from Tangier, this town is famous for its relaxed, hippie vibe and beautifully painted blue streets and houses.

Hostels in Chefchaouen are usually located inside the walled old town (Medina) area further up the hill from the bus station but still within easy walking distance and in the centre of all the action! Chefchaouen hostels offer dormitory beds and private rooms -- some even have hammock options! Most hostels in Chefchaouen have free Wi-Fi and great common areas where you can chill out and relax with fellow travelers, plus some even have rooftop terraces to enjoy the great views of the old town area.

Chefchaouen is a popular tourist destination and has many great dining options, no matter what your budget. You can pick up some tasty local treats from a street cart vendor, try a local or international dish in an open air restaurant, or even head to a fancy, fine-dining restaurant if you feel like something more extravagant.

Chefchaouen is a photographer's delight; the pretty blue houses and doorways make for some spectacular shots, especially when locals walk by in the brightly coloured traditional clothes of the area. Walking up the hillside from the centre of town to enjoy the beautiful colours is a must for every visitor to Chefchaouen; don't miss watching the sun set on this gem of a town!

Written by local enthusiast for Chefchaouen hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Chefchaouen hostels michael cowgill

Other Nearby Cities
Tétouan Tétouan (47 Km / 29 mi.)
Assilah Assilah (77 Km / 48 mi.)
Asilah Asilah (77 Km / 48 mi.)
Ceuta Ceuta (80 Km / 50 mi.)
Tangier Tangier (82 Km / 51 mi.)
Tarifa Tarifa (99 Km / 61 mi.)
Gibraltar Gibraltar (109 Km / 68 mi.)

FAQ about Chefchaouen Hostels

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

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Travel Tips for Chefchaouen - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Chefchaouen

Hostel? Check! Now le0t's have at your hostel packing list for Chefchaouen and Morocco.

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 Chefchaouen