Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Dalat, Vietnam. You can choose from 73 Dalat hostels. In total, there are 121 cheap places to stay in Dalat such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $2 for a dorm.
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 Dalat, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
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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 Dalat? 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 Dalat alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Dalat. 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 Dalat. To help you make friends with Dalat before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!
Guess what? Dalat is also named and spelled Da Lat - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.
Da Lat is perfect mountain getaway to escape the heat of Vietnam or the chaos of the big city. The air feels fresh and crisp in the mountains, the city is beautiful with a vintage French design, and the surrounding natural beauty offers endless adventures. There are plenty of Da Lat hostels -- most are close to a variety of restaurants, bars, and cafes. For a more local experience, you can venture a little further up into the hills for one of the most authentic homestay hostel experiences around; a true homestay where you will feel welcomed into a multi-generational home and help your hosts cook some of the most delicious meals in Vietnam.
The peace and quiet from being in the hills feels so relaxing and the main part of town is only a fifteen-minute walk away. Da Lat is known for its natural beauty, with many waterfalls and hiking trails. You can rent a motorbike and explore on your own or you can avoid the worry of getting lost and join the popular Easy Rider tours, where a local guide will bring you to waterfalls, temples, coffee farms, silk factories, and other places of interest. The epic waterfalls are worth visiting and the friendly locals in the surrounding villages will give you a glimpse of mountain life.
If you are up for even more of an adventure, there are opportunities to go canyoning down the waterfalls. There are a few places of interest in town as well if you decided to spend the afternoon drinking coffee and wandering. You can take a gondola over the treetops to a monastery on the hill or spend a few hours winding through the maze of the Crazy House, a strange and fascinating hotel with rooms built into a massive, handmade tree. The beautiful mountain town of Da Lat is a perfect break from the heat and offers plenty of opportunities for adventure and relaxation.
Written by local enthusiast for Dalat hostels Amanda Haehl
There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Dalat. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Dalat. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?
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Pack smart, not hard
Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Dalat and Vietnam.
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.