43 Hostels in Mexico, Mexique

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Mexico, Mexique. You can choose from 43 Mexico hostels. In total, there are 68 cheap places to stay in Mexico such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $8 for a dorm.

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

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Average dorm price


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Cheapest hostel in Mexico


(Roomies Hostel Condesa is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Mexico


(Casa Pepe is the best rated)

Most Mexico hostels are located in

Colonia Centro, Centro Histórico, Centro

Average rating of all hostels


Hostels in Mexico 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 Mexico for Solo Travellers

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

Guess what? Mexico is also named and spelled Cuidad de México - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.

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

Other Nearby Cities
Tlalnepantla de Baz Tlalnepantla de Baz (14 Km / 9 mi.)
Tepotzotlan Tepotzotlan (34 Km / 21 mi.)
San Juan Teotihuacán San Juan Teotihuacán (40 Km / 25 mi.)
San Martin de las Piramides San Martin de las Piramides (43 Km / 27 mi.)
Tepoztlan Tepoztlan (49 Km / 31 mi.)
Toluca Toluca (57 Km / 36 mi.)
Cuernavaca Cuernavaca (57 Km / 35 mi.)

FAQ about Mexico Hostels

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

Find your quick answer here
FAQ about Mexico Hostels

A hostel in Mexico costs on average $10 for a dorm. A hostel in Mexico with private rooms costs on average $36.

Hostelz.com shows all 43 Hostels in Mexico. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

Anys Hostal is the best hostel in Mexico for families.

Downtown Beds is the best hostel in Mexico for groups.

Casa Roa is the best rated hostel in Mexico for female solo travellers.

Hostelz.com compares prices for 43 hostels in Mexico, Mexique. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Mexico such as

  • 10 hotels
  • 13 guesthouses
  • 2 apartments

This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Mexico.

Casa Pepe is the best rated hostel for partying in Mexico.
It offers: Bar.

Travel Tips for Mexico - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Mexico

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

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 Mexico