Hostel in Almería, Spain

1 Hostel in Almería available. Prices start from $4 for a dorm bed.

Hostels in Almería

Family-Friendly Hostel Groups (10+ people) Solo Traveller
"…It is a very clean hostel, with double rooms with a bathroom inside, and we also had breakfast. We arrived here after looking for a campsite in Cabo de Gata National Park (everywhere was … More

Hotels in Almería

"…The famous Citadel and the old town of Almeria are 1.5 km from the hostel. The City College is 6 km away and Almeria airport is 20 minutes drive from Inturjoven. Please note: To enjoy the … More
Plaza Flores, 10 ... More
"…Note: - Taxes are included - Pets are not allowed - Garage: 16 Euros per day" …"…and then go to the hotel (distance 100 m walking). Airport: Almer�a (8 km) / M�laga (230 km) Railway … More
"Hotel La Perla is located downtown Almeria. Hotel La Perla is located at Purchena door, the historic and commercial center of Almeria city. You will have easy access to the old helmet, its … More
"…It has a kitchen for customer use. There is a children's playground and swimming pool next to the property. Hospedium Casa Convento Sierra de María Policy and Condition: Cancellation Policy … More

Guest Houses in Almería

"…Advice about arrival time. Check in time at 13,30pm Check out time at 11,30am Credit Card Facilities 24 hour reception Wifi Free" …"It has very good access from the motorway A7 ( … More

Hotel Embajador

Free Breakfast
"…In addition, Zapillo beach is a 15 minute walk, the monuments of the Alcazaba of Almeria and the Cathedral are a 5 minute driving and the airport 10 km away by car. It is a simple and … More

Hostel in Almería, Spain

1 Hostel in Almería available. Prices start from $9 for a dorm bed.

Get to know Almería (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 Almería.

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

Almería is a city and capital of the province of the same name in Andalusia. It is a large, bustling city off the coast, overlooking the waters of the Gulf of Almería and the Mediterranean Sea. Like any town or city in Andalusia and Southern Spain, Almería was heavily influenced by the Arabs during the Arab conquest and settlement starting from the seventh century. The name itself is Arabic in origin, Al-Mariy-yat, or the Watchtower.

With that name derivation, the beginnings of Almería centered on the establishment of the Alcazaba or the Citadel. The Alcazaba is a medieval watchtower that was constructed by Abd-al-Rahman III, an Emir and eventually the Caliph of Cordoba. Cordoba was the Islamic kingdom that ruled the large part of Iberia, including Spain and Andalusia. Abd-al-Rahman III was a famous Muslim leader who needed a finer and better defense protection from the enemies of the Kingdom. Alcazaba of Almería is the second-largest Moorish castle in all of Andalusia.

During the reign of the Caliphs, Almería was not only a strategic defense city, but it also grew and expanded as one of the largest centers of commerce and trade in the Mediterranean Sea. Through the harbors and ports of Almería, various products like silks, agricultural products, and livestock were exchanged throughout the region of Spain, Northern Africa, and the Mediterranean traffic.

Throughout the century, because of its richness and strategic location, various emirs of the kingdom, most notably of Granada and Valencia, disputed for the rule of Almería. Almería was eventually conquered by the Pope and the Christians during the Second Crusade and Reconquista.

Almería has since experienced catastrophes like earthquakes and manmade destruction like wars, including the shelling of German planes during the Spanish Civil War. Through all of these, Almería has rebuilt itself to be the beautiful city it is today.

The tourism of Almería is now the focus of its transformation. Visiting Almería is like visiting a gem by the sea polished by various experiences throughout history. Hostels in Almería cater to the numerous tourists and visitors each year. Almería hostels range from simple and small to grand and modern. There are all types of accommodations for the visitors of Almería.

Written by local enthusiast for Almería hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Almería hostels Angelica Burrage

Almería 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 Almería, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
Total number of hostels 1
Average rating of all hostels 8.4

FAQ about Almería Hostels

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