All Hostels in Helsinki

Welcome to your detailed guide for Helsinki 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 Helsinki, Finlande. Compare prices for Helsinki 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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Helsinki 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 Helsinki, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Cheapest hostel in Helsinki


(CheapSleep Hostel Helsinki is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Helsinki


(Eurohostel - Helsinki is the best rated)

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Hostels in Helsinki 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 Helsinki for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Helsinki? 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 Helsinki alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Helsinki. 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 Helsinki (no more "I wish I knew this before")

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

Other Nearby Cities
Vantaa Vantaa (15 Km / 9 mi.)
Porvoo Porvoo (47 Km / 29 mi.)
Maardu Maardu (77 Km / 48 mi.)
Vårdö Vårdö (77 Km / 48 mi.)
Hara Kula Hara Kula (80 Km / 50 mi.)
Tallinn Tallinn (82 Km / 51 mi.)
Lapinjarvi Lapinjarvi (86 Km / 53 mi.)

FAQ about Helsinki Hostels

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

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FAQ about Helsinki Hostels

A hostel in Helsinki costs on average $35 for a dorm. A hostel in Helsinki with private rooms costs on average $90. shows all 10 Hostels in Helsinki. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

Myö Hostel is the best hostel in Helsinki for families. compares prices for 10 hostels in Helsinki, Finlande. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Helsinki such as

  • 1 hotels
  • 1 guesthouses
  • 1 apartments
This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Helsinki.

Travel Tips for Helsinki - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Helsinki

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

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.

Get your full Packing List here

Your Packing List for Helsinki