Welcome to your detailed guide for Busan 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 Busan, South Korea. Compare prices for Busan hostels in one easy click - simple. Add your travel dates and watch as all hostel booking sites, including Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and Booking.com, highlight their best price and room availability during your stay.
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 Busan, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
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Most Busan hostels are located in
Haeundae-gu, Jung-Gu, Seo-gu
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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.
Travelling on your own to Busan? 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 Busan alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Busan. 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.
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 Busan. To help you make friends with Busan before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!
Mount Abu is one of the few cities located in the state of Rajasthan, India. It can be found near the Sirohi District, which is nearly 1.2 kilometers above sea level. It is one of the most popular cities in the area due to its cooler climate, as compared to the desert that is Rajasthan. From the temples to the markets, Mount Abu is definitely a great place to stay.
Hostels are not very common in Mount Abu, but the few you do find are bound to be affordable. Hostel owners are friendly and welcoming, especially if you are a tourist. Be sure to taste the local cuisine in and around the hostels to have the best experience in the city. While at your hostel in Mount Abu, you should also visit the local market to interact with the locals and walk away with some souvenirs or mementos.
While staying in Mount Abu, take a trip down to the Dilwara Jain Temples. These are ancient religious sites first built sometime during the 12th Century. They feature marble architecture with stone carvings and statues. There are five temples in total, all of which are dedicated to historic figures in the Hindu religion.
After your trip to the temples, you should certainly go visit the sacred Nakki Lake. According to the local myths, the lake was dug by the hands of the gods. It is a great place to go picnicking or boating. Another famous feature of this lake is the Gandhi Ghat, a monument dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi, whose ashes were scattered into the lake.
If you want more ancient ruins, you should visit the Achalgarh Fort, the final remnant of a fortress built in the 1400s. The fortress has lived up to its name, which means immovable. You can check out the footprint of Lord Shiva in one of the temples on the ground, and look at the view from the top of the fort.
Written by local enthusiast for Busan hostels Jakob Lombardi
There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Busan. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Busan. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?
A hostel in Busan costs on average $14 for a dorm. A hostel in Busan with private rooms costs on average $75.
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Pack smart, not hard
Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Busan and South Korea.
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:
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.