Hostels in Gran Canaria, Spain

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

Hostels in Gran Canaria

#1 Top Rated
$ Cheapest
Family-Friendly Hostel Solo Traveller
"…We created a warm, welcoming place for those who want to escape from the crowded cites for a couple of days. This is a place to find beauty outside (nature, traditional architecture, art) and … More
Youth Hostel
"…You will feel like home! Let us know what are you in the mood for and we will recommend you many different things to do around. You won't have enough days! There are two private rooms and one … More

Compass House

Las Palmas
Beach Lovers Retreat Female Solo Traveller Party Hostel Solo Traveller
"…Nestled in the heart of the lively Triana neighborhood, Compass House is where the modern-day backpacker's journey begins. Our hostel features a cozy rooftop, perfect for unwinding and soaking in … More
Adventure Hostels Family-Friendly Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…Mountain Hostel Finca La Isa offers a shared lounge and guestrooms with free WiFi. A hot tub is available for guests. Guests can enjoy mountain views. The rooms are equipped with shared outdoor … More
Digital Nomads Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…General: Reception on demand No curfew Pets are not allowed Over 18 years old" …"…Just on the right hand side after the bridge you see the restaurant Soledad Big Waves, up to the cross road … More

Albergue La Hoyilla-La Aldea

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Free Breakfast
Beach Lovers Retreat Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…Flexible Check in time. Please advise in case of later arrival. Check out: From 8:00 to 21:00. Breakfast included. Taxes included." …"From Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, on the north by the overall … More

CIW Hostel

Family-Friendly Hostel Quiet Rest Solo Traveller
"…There are, all told, 8 rooms with about 8 beds each. There is internet for 3 euro/hour and no kitchen facilities. The hostel is obviously also a windsurfing base, with equipment for rental and … More

Hotels in Gran Canaria

"El Refugio Hotel , is located opposite the tourism Parador of Gran Canaria. It is surrounded by nature more than 1500 meters of altitude, in the center of the island of Gran Canaria, in the “ Cruz … More

Guest Houses in Gran Canaria

Villa Nestor

Free Breakfast
"…00 to 23.00 Check out before 11.00 Payment upon arrival by cash and card Taxes included Breakfast is included General: 24 hours reception. No curfew No special conditions" …"Villa … More

Apartments in Gran Canaria

Apartments Casa Lila

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
"…Check in at 14:00pm Check out at 10:00am Cancellation Policy 3 days Only cash as payment upon arrival Paypal accepted Breakfast not included" …"…From airport, there are some possibilties … More
"…Surrounded by nature that can be enjoyed hiking or cycling along the trails and routes prepared for that purpose. We have the best views of El Teide. The nights at the farm are magical, you can … More
"…00 (with special Assistance 24 hours by emergency phone) No curfew Pet are not allowed Do not smoke in apartment Prohibited for alone persons under 18 years old" …"When leaving the airport, … More

Hostels in Gran Canaria, Spain

7 hostels available. Prices start from $15 for a dorm bed.

Get to know Gran Canaria (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 Gran Canaria.

The island town of Gran Canaria is equipped with over eighty beaches all over the island. Some of these are located right next to large resorts, while others are way more secluded. Hidden sandy beaches and water activities abound in Gran Canaria. If you plan on visiting the island, remember to look for a hostel near the beaches, as these are the biggest attraction the place has to offer.

Hostels in the island are very affordable indeed, and many are located near major landmarks.

Try looking for a Gran Canaria hostel with additional features, like cycles for rent so you can explore the island better. A good place to start exploring is the Roque Nublo, a volcanic rock formation that is about eighty meters in height. Recognized by UNESCO as a natural heritage site, it is about five million years old.

For beach lovers, Maspalomas beach is a hot destination. It is famous for being the second longest on the island and contains many huge sand dunes that are open to walk through. Remember not to stray away from the designated walking paths – they are protected by the city council. You can also ride a camel through the desert in Gran Canaria.

While the majority of the island may seem like a sandy desert, the Botanical Gardens in Tafira Alta is a great place to experience the other side of the island. This is an area featuring rare, local, and imported plant life. Built by the famous Spanish botanist Jose de Viera y Clavijo, these gardens feature over 500 species of plants.

A small township on the island called Vegueta is also a great place to visit. Built in the 15th century, this town is full of old Spanish architecture in the buildings and the streets. While it is not a part of the main city, it is full of churches, museums, art galleries, and monuments.

Good to know: Most Gran Canaria Hostels are located in the capital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Please use the map to filter for those specifically. In this listing you find all cheap hostels around Gran Canaria Island.

North of Granaria, Hoya de Pineda

Hoya de Pineda, Canary Islands, Spain, belongs to the municipality of Gáldar in the north of Gran Canaria and is part of the archipelago located just about one hundred fifty kilometres off the northwestern African coast.

Gran Canaria is well known as an excellent holiday destination with a mild climate all year round. Beach holidays are possible even in the European winter. Gran Canaria boasts numerous micro climates. Galdár has a desert climate, rain is very rare in summer; between October and March, you can expect some precipitation (on average during this time it rains for three to four days a month). Hoya de Pineda is located on the northwest hills of Gran Canaria. It is a mountainous region, which is very suitable for hiking, biking, and relaxing in the unspoiled nature.

You can find several hiking and biking tracks near Hoya de Pineda.

It is perfect for some relaxation and it is a great experience to discover the nature of Gran Canara, far away from the usual tourist places by the beach. Around seven kilometres north of Hoya den Pineda is Gáldar, the main town of the municipality. Around twenty-four thousand people live in the town, which boasts a worth-seeing historic centre as well as the archaeological museum Museo y Parque Arqueológico Cueva Pintada, which focuses on the history and the cultural heritage of the island and includes some ancient cave paintings, which are a highlight.

In the area of Hoya de Pineda, you can find several hotels and guesthouses. If you like the rural charm and the peace of this mountainous region, be sure to check out a hostel in Hoya de Pineda, Canary Islands, Spain. To be more flexible, a car is the best way to get around, especially if you want to book a hotel or hostel in Hoya de Pineda, Canary Islands, Spain. Car rentals are available in Las Palmas, the capital of the island. If you are into a vibrating nightlife, Las Palmas is an option for you, too. The capital of the island is only twenty-two kilometres away and offers numerous hotels, guesthouses and hostels.

Written by local enthusiast for Gran Canaria hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Gran Canaria hostels Jakob Lombardi

Gran Canaria 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 Gran Canaria, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
Total number of hostels 7
Average dorm price $26
Average private room price $68
Cheapest hostel in Gran Canaria Camino Art Hostel with $15
Party hostels in Gran Canaria Compass House (2 in total)
Most Gran Canaria hostels are located in Vecindario, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas
Average rating of all hostels 8.6

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Other Nearby Cities

Vega de San Mateo (7 Km / 4 mi.)
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (22 Km / 14 mi.)
Santa Cruz de Tenerife (86 Km / 53 mi.)
Tenerife (86 Km / 53 mi.)
Las Palmas (88 Km / 55 mi.)
San Cristobal de La Laguna (92 Km / 57 mi.)
El Médano (94 Km / 58 mi.)

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