All Hostels in Kansas City

Welcome to your detailed guide for Kansas City 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 Kansas City, USA. Compare prices for Kansas City 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.

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

Kansas City, Kansas, USA, is actually made up of two cities spanning the border of two states -- Missouri and Kansas. While most of the attractions and things to do are located in Missouri, Kansas offers plenty of fun as well and is an economic place to spend the night at a hostel in Kansas City, Kansas, USA.

Kansas City is home to several professional sports teams. For football fans, there are the Kansas City Chiefs. For baseball, there are the Royals. There's also professional ice hockey, soccer, and women's football.

As far as eating, be sure to hit up some of the BBQ joints for which Kansas City is known. Gates Bar-B-Q is a popular local chain that can be found in both Missouri and Kansas. There's even a nonprofit organization known as the Kansas City Barbeque Society, so you know the city must take its BBQ seriously!

Kansas City has Worlds of Fun -- literally! Worlds of Fun is a nearby amusement park from the same company that owns Cedar Point and Knott's Berry Farm. The rides and attractions are all themed after different parts of the world. The adjacent Oceans of Fun is a large water park included with Worlds of Fun admission.

If you're interested in history, Kansas City has it! Probably the best historical site is the National World War I Museum. There are plenty of museums on a variety of subjects, and some are even free! That means you'll be doubling up on a good deal -- you'll enjoy a reasonably priced admission to a Kansas City museum, then spend the night at a reasonably priced Kansas City, Kansas, USA hostel!

After spending a couple nights at a hostel in Kansas City, Kansas, USA, you are in the ideal spot to extend your trip. Conveniently located in the center of the United States of America, you can drive or fly anywhere in the country for a good price. Although the rest of the Midwest is sparse on hostels, you will find more to the east, west, and south.

Written by local enthusiast for Kansas City hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Kansas City hostels Jessica Lippe

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FAQ about Kansas City Hostels

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

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FAQ about Kansas City Hostels

There is exactly 1 Hostel in Kansas City, USA. Hostelz.com compares the prices for this hostel so you can get the best price on any major booking site.

Honeycomb Hostel KC is the best hostel in Kansas City for families.

Hostelz.com compares prices for 1 hostels in Kansas City, USA.This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Kansas City.

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Your Packing List for Kansas City

Hostel? Check! Now le0t's have at your hostel packing list for Kansas City and USA.

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 Kansas City