All Hostels in Sofia

Welcome to your detailed guide for Sofia 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 Sofia, Bulgarie. Compare prices for Sofia hostels in one easy click - simple. Add your travel dates and watch as all hostel booking sites, including Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and, highlight their best price and room availability during your stay.

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Sofia 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 Sofia, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Cheapest hostel in Sofia


(H2O Hostel is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Sofia


(Moreto & Caffeto Hostel is the best rated)

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Hostels in Sofia for all Traveller Types

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.

Best Hostels in Sofia for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Sofia? 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 Sofia alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Sofia. 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.

Get to know Sofia (no more "I wish I knew this before")

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Sofia here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

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Samokov Samokov (44 Km / 27 mi.)
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Kyustendil Kyustendil (69 Km / 43 mi.)
Panagyurishte Panagyurishte (74 Km / 46 mi.)
Blagoevgrad Blagoevgrad (78 Km / 48 mi.)
Pirot Pirot (79 Km / 49 mi.)

FAQ about Sofia Hostels

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

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FAQ about Sofia Hostels

A hostel in Sofia costs on average $11 for a dorm. A hostel in Sofia with private rooms costs on average $38. shows all 25 Hostels in Sofia. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay. compares prices for 25 hostels in Sofia, Bulgarie. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Sofia such as

  • 27 hotels
  • 14 guesthouses
  • 19 apartments
This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Sofia.

Moreto & Caffeto Hostel is the best rated hostel for partying in Sofia.
It offers: Bar.

Travel Tips for Sofia - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Sofia

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Sofia and Bulgarie.

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 Sofia