Hostels in FranceHostels in France

You are looking for hostels in France? Good news, you have come to the right place.

On this page we list every single city with hostels and other budget accommodations. Hostelz.com helps you to find your France hostel and compare its prices on the major booking sites such as Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and Booking.com. So you can sleep on a budget and save money while backpacking France.

All Cities in France

We list every single hostel in France and the world. In total, we have 294 cities in France for you. Please note that not all cities actually have a hostel to stay in. Below you can filter for cities with hostels and with no hostels-type accommodation, but guesthouses and budget hotels. This will help your planning.

Agde
1
Aire-sur-la-Lys
1
Aix-en-Provence
12
Al Kharga
3
Albi
2
Aleria
1
Alpe d'Huez - Villard Reculas
1
Alpes d'Huez
1
Ambert
1
Amboise
2
Angers
2
Anglet
1
Annecy
4
Antibes
5
Apt
1
Aramon
1
Ardilleux
1
Arles
10
Arques
1
Aubenas
1
Autignac
1
Auxerre
1
Avignon
14
Ax les Thermes
1
Azay le Rideau
2
Bandol
2
Bastia
1
Bayonne
2
Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne
1
Beaune
1
Beauvais
3
Bellegarde-sur-Valserine
1
Besse et Saint Anastaise
1
Béthune
1
Béziers
5
Biarritz
10
Bidart
1
Blois
4
Blotzheim
1
Bobigny
1
Bordeaux
14
Borgo
1
Bormes les Mimosas
1
Bourg Saint Maurice
1
Bourges
1
Brantome
1
Brest
4
Briare
1
Brive-la-Gaillarde
1
Caen
3
Cagnes-sur-Mer
2
Cahors
1
Calais
1
Calvi
1
Camaret-sur-Mer
1
Cancale
1
Cannes
19
Cap-d'Ail
1
Capbreton
3
Carcassonne
18
Carqueiranne
1
Carry-le-Rouet
1
Cassen
1
Cassis
2
Céaux
1
Cergy
2
Chalon Sur Saone
1
Chambéry
2
Chambray-lès-Tours
2
Chambretaud
1
Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
19
Châteauroux
1
Chérac
1
Chevilly-Larue
1
Chilly-Mazarin
1
Chinon
1
Clermont-Ferrand
1
Colmar
2
Colomiers
1
Compiègne
1
Concarneau
1
Coti-Chiavari
1
Cressanges
1
Crozon
1
Deauville
1
Digne-les-Bains
2
Dijon
2
Dinan
1
Draguignan
1
Draveil
1
Dreux
1
Entraygues sur Truyere
1
Étampes
1
Évian-les-Bains
1
Ferney-Voltaire
1
Flers
1
Foix
1
Font-Romeu
1
Fontainebleau
1
Frontignan
1
Gap
3
Gisors
1
Goussainville
1
Grandcamp-Maisy
1
Grans
1
Grasse
1
Gravelines
1
Grenoble
6
Guemene sur Scorff
1
Guingamp
1
Hennebont
1
Hossegor
4
Hures-la-Parade
1
Hyères
3
Hyères Les Palmiers
1
Île de Batz
1
Isola
1
Istres
1
Juan-les-Pins
1
La Baule-Escoublac
1
La Bourboule
1
La Clusaz
2
La Croix Valmer
1
La Gaude
1
La Guiche
1
La Plagne
1
La Redorte
1
La Rochelle
2
La Salles les Alpes
1
La Seyne-sur-Mer
1
La Valette-du-Var
1
Lacanau
2
Lagrasse
1
Lahonce
1
Lannion
1
Le Boulou
1
Le Bourg - Champcerie
1
Le Havre
1
Le Lauzet Ubaye
1
Le Mans
2
Le Monetier les Bains
1
Le Mont-Saint-Michel
1
Lens
1
Les angles
1
Les Angles Gard
1
Les Arcs
1
Les Déserts
1
Les Deux Alpes
3
Les Menuires
1
Les Sables-d'Olonne
1
Lille
6
Limas
1
Limoges
2
Longwy
1
Lorient
1
Lourdes
13
Lucciana
1
Lucon
1
Lunel
1
Lyon
17
Aéroport de Lyon-Bron
1
Magstatt le Bas
1
Marne-la-Vallée
1
Marseille
27
Megève
1
Menton
4
Mer
1
Messanges
1
Metz
1
Meylan
1
Millau
1
Mimizan
1
Miribel
1
Moliets-et-Maa
2
Molines-en-Queyras
1
Monflanquin
1
Mont Saint Michel
1
Le Mont-Saint-Michel
1
Montlouis-sur-Loire
1
Montpellier
8
Morlaix
1
Morlaix-Plougasnou
1
Morzine
3
Mulhouse
4
Mutzig
1
Nancy
2
Nantes
4
Narbonne
3
Nemours
1
Nérac
1
Neuilly-sur-Seine
1
Nevers
1
Nice
57
Nîmes
4
Nuits Saint Georges
1
Olivese
1
Orléans
3
Orly
2
Ostwald
1
Ouistreham
1
Palavas-les-Flots
1
Paris
237
Pau
1
Région Pays de la Loire
1
Pelvoux
1
Penthièvre
1
Pernes-Les-Fontaines
1
Perpignan
3
Perros-Guirec
1
Pertuis
1
Piau-Engaly
1
Plaisance
1
Poitiers
1
Pontarlier
1
Pornichet
1
Port-Vendres
1
Porticcio
1
Porto Pollo
1
Pouligny-Notre-Dame
1
Quillan
1
Quimper
1
Reims
5
Rennes
4
Richelieu
2
Rochechouart
2
Rochefort
1
Rogliano
1
Rosières Prés Troyes
1
Rouen
7
Saint André de Roquepertuis
1
Saint Avertin
2
Saint Etienne de Saint Geoirs
1
Saint Leger
1
Saint Louis
1
Saint Martin de Bromes
1
Saint Pierre la Mer
1
Saint-Brice-et-Courcelles
1
Saint-Florent
2
Saint-Herblain
1
Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port
1
Saint-Julien-en-Genevois
1
Saint-Malo
6
Saint-Marcan
1
Saint-Maur-des-Fossés
1
Saint-Nazaire
1
Saint-Ouen
1
Saint-Priest
1
Saint-Tropez
1
Saintes
1
Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer
1
Salles D'Aude
1
Salon-de-Provence
1
Sanary sur Mer
1
Sangatte
1
Saran
2
Saumur
3
Savigneux
1
Seix
1
Selonnet
1
Sète
2
Six-Fours-les-Plages
1
Sommières
1
Soorts-Hossegor
1
Souillac
1
Strasbourg
11
Sully-sur-Loire
1
Sumene
1
Talence - Bordeaux
1
Tarbes
2
Tercé
1
Thonon les bains
1
Tignes
1
Toulon
5
Toulouse
16
Tourrettes
1
Tours
5
Trouville-sur-Mer
1
Unieux
1
Valberg
1
Valence
2
Valensole
1
Vannes
2
Veigy-Foncenex
1
Vernou sur Brenne
1
Versailles
1
Vichy
2
Ville-la-Grand
1
Villedieu-les-Poeles
1
Villeneuve Loubet
2
Villeneuve-d'Ascq
1
Villeneuve-de-Marc
1
Villersexel
1
Vinassan
1
Zevaco
1

All France hostels on a map

Alright, you are more the visual type? Planning your trip with a map is always handy.

Therefore, this map shows you all cities with hostels in France. It will help you to plan your trip. Just zoom in the map and click your destination for more details. Just so you know: If we do not have a hostel in a city, it is likely that there is no hostel in that city.

Our handwritten guide on Backpacking France

FAQ on Hostels in France

There is a lot of travel planning to do. So let us help you once again by putting together the frequently asked questions:

Finding Hostels and Prices

What hostel booking sites are best to use?

There is several hostel booking sites, such as Hostelworld.com, Hostelsclub.com and Booking.com. While every platform has its pros and cons, there is a universal truth you as a traveler should be aware of: Not a single booking site can always offer the best prices.

This is where Hostelz.com comes in. You can compare all major booking portals with one click.

For you as a traveler, Hostelz.com is the best booking site to actually save money.

How much are hostels in France?

Prices always vary, depending on various factors. Weekends tend to be more expensive, same goes for special holidays. Please also take into account local vaction time.

You can search for exacty hostel prices in France here on Hostelz.com. Pick your destination and pick a date. The system will track down the prices to give an idea of what budget and prices you can expect.

When to book hostels?

If you want to stay at the best hostels, it is a good idea to have your hostel booked around 1 month before you travel. For the regular hostels, booking one week before should be okay. Yet again, this always depends.

We dedicated a full article to the topic of when to book hostels.

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Safety and Packing

Are hostels in France safe?

Generally speaking, hostels are as safe as you make them. We highly recommend always to bring your own padlock, using the lockers and taking care of your belongings. Make sure you pick a safe hostel, offering lockers and a safe location. Please always pay attention to the reviews; they can give you a great insight on what to expect and safety tips.

What to pack when staying in hostels?

There is a few basics you should always pack when staying in hostels.

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

There is more actually. We wrote a complete guide with more details. Read our full hostel packing list.

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