Hostels in Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma)

7 hostels available. Prices start from $5 for a dorm bed.

Hostels in Mandalay

Adventure Hostels Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…Summary As always with this chain of hostel, this is the place to go if you want to party. Expect a young crowd and a lot of hipsters. The rooms are comfy and secure and the hostel has a huge … More

Downtown @ Mandalay

Free Breakfast
"…Within the station, go up the stairs to the higher floor, where you should see a large car park. Walk west as if you are crossing the tracks and you will see a small road that goes from the car … More

Celia Hostel

Free Breakfast
Family-Friendly Hostel Female Solo Traveller Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…Staff at the 18-hour front desk can help guests with any queries that they may have. Inclusive facilities in the price; *Free breakfast *Free high-speed WiFi *Free maps *Free … More

APLUS Hostel

Free Breakfast
Party Hostel Solo Traveller
"…The bathroom offers showers with hot & cold water. Housekeeping is offered daily and hair dryers can be requested. All of our beds with privacy curtains, a huge locker, night light, and sockets … More

Kaung Hostel

Free Breakfast
Digital Nomads Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…Rooms and Bathrooms The beds here are huge, comfy, and well fitted; they come with under-bed lockers, reading lights, and plug sockets. They almost resemble pods. However, the rooms are so … More
Solo Traveller
"…Ace Star offers dorms with eight and ten beds and there are male, female, and mixed dorms available. All rooms have air conditioning, which is on during the late evening and night. At daytime, … More
Family-Friendly Hostel Solo Traveller
"…Check in Time: from 1:00 pm. Early check in is subject to availability. 2. Chek out TimeL till 12:00 noon 3. Cash payment only upon check in at the property. 4. At least 2 days advance notice … More

Hotels in Mandalay

Kaung Myint Hotel

Free Breakfast
"…Some units have a seating area where you can relax. You will find a kettle in the room. All rooms include a private bathroom fitted with a shower. For your comfort, you will find slippers, free … More
"…8. Breakfast not included. 9. No pets." …"Pick up Service: Please contact us with your arrival details, so that we can arrange pick up service to you ,and it costs around 2000MMK; or you can ask … More

Hostels in Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma)

7 hostels available. Prices start from $11 for a dorm bed.

Get to know Mandalay (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 Mandalay.

Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma), is a city in central Myanmar and it is a travel gateway and connection points for tourists. Most tourists will pass through Mandalay at least once, and with the slow transportation in Myanmar, it is also likely you will have to stay here at least one night.

Mandalay is the second-largest city in the country, and there are a few hostels in Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma). As Myanmar is constantly developing, the amount of hostels in Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma) will probably increase in the coming years, which will give more choices to backpackers. The current hostels in Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma), are of very good quality. There are a few backpacker hostels in Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma), but in addition, some hotels or homestays also offer dorm rooms. The hostels in Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma) usually include free breakfast and Wi-Fi.

When looking for a hostel in Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma), location can be important. It is nice to be within walking distance of the Royal Palace, because that is where the city centre is. Other things you might find important is whether or not there is air conditioning (usually there is) and if they can organize onward transport for you. The hotels/homestays that offer dorms don’t always have a common area, so if you are looking to meet people, it might be better to choose a backpacker hostel in Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma). The bus station is located seven kilometers outside of the city, but it is not common for Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma) hostels to offer a pick-up service, so you have to organize a taxi when you arrive.

Mandalay itself is not the most exciting city in Myanmar, but it makes a nice day trip to rent a motorbike and explore the surrounding villages. Some Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma) hostels can organize the motorbike rental for you. Other things worth doing in Mandalay are visiting the Royal Palace, visiting the handicrafts factories around town, and climbing the hill -- from where you will have a nice view over the city.

Written by local enthusiast for Mandalay hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Mandalay hostels Paulien

Mandalay 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 Mandalay, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
Total number of hostels 7
Average dorm price $12
Average private room price $42
Cheapest hostel in Mandalay Downtown @ Mandalay with $10
Party hostels in Mandalay Ostello Bello Mandalay (2 in total)
Average rating of all hostels 7.3

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