Hostels in IndiaHostels in India

You are looking for hostels in India? 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 India 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 India.

All Cities in India

We list every single hostel in India and the world. In total, we have 200 cities in India 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.

Agra
52
Ahmedabad
14
Ajanta
1
Ajmer
1
Alappuzha
33
Aldona
1
Alibag
1
Allahabad
3
Almora
2
Alvaro
2
Ambala
2
Amritsar
26
Anjuna
16
Assagao
2
Aurangabad
14
Auranganad
1
Auroville
2
Badez
1
Banda
1
Bandhavgarh
2
Bandhavgarh National Park
1
Bangalore
61
Banjar
1
Bardez
3
Bera
1
Bhimtal
1
Bhopal
4
Bhubaneshwar
2
Bikaner
10
Bir
9
Bodh Gaya
5
Bundi
5
Calangute
5
Calicut
1
Canacona
1
Canacona
1
Candolim
4
Cavelossim
1
Chamba
1
Chandigarh
4
Chandigarh
2
Chennai
23
Chikmagalur
3
Chitkul
2
Chitrakoot
1
Coimbatore
2
Coonoor
2
Coorg
3
Corbett Park
1
Curtorim
1
Dalhousie
6
Dandeli
1
Darjeeling
4
Dehradun
10
Deogarh
1
Dharamsala
34
Dindigul
2
Diu
1
Ernakulam
2
Fatehpur Sikri
1
Fort Kochi
1
Gandhinagar
2
Gangtok
9
Gaya
1
Gir National Park
1
Goa
83
Goa Velha
2
Gokarna
4
Greater Noida
1
Gurgaon
9
Guwahati
5
Gwalior
1
Hampi
8
Haridwar
7
Himachal Pradesh
5
Hospet
1
Hubli
1
Hyderabad
11
Indore
1
Jaipur
140
Jaisalmer
89
Jalandhar
1
Jammu
1
Jamnagar
1
Jamshedpur
1
Jhārsuguda
1
Jibhi
3
Parco nazionale di Jim Corbett
1
Jodhpur
54
Kalimpong
1
Kalpa
2
Kalpatta
1
Kanadukathan
1
Kangra
2
Kanha National Park
3
Kannur
3
Kanthalloor
1
Kanyakumari
1
Karauli
1
Kasauli
2
Kasol
10
Kaudia Range
1
Khajurāho
14
Kochi
62
Kodaikānāl
7
Kodanad
1
Calcutta
18
Kollam
4
Kotagiri
1
Kottayam
2
Kovalam
5
Kumarakom
3
Leh
20
Lucknow
3
Madurai
8
Mahabaleshwar
1
Mahabalipuram
5
Maharashtra
1
Majorda
2
Malana
1
Manali
53
Mandawa
1
Mangalore
5
Mararikulam
2
Matheran
1
Mathura
2
McLeod Ganj
2
Morjim
1
Mount Abu
4
Mukteshwar
1
Mukteswar
1
Mumbai
88
Munnar
15
Mussoorie
2
Mylliem
1
Mysore
16
Nagaon
1
Naggar
2
Nainital
5
Nashik
2
Nathdwara
1
Nuova Delhi
170
New Delhi
1
Noida
1
North Sikkim
1
Ootacamund
8
Orchha
1
Pachmarhi
1
Pahalgam
2
Palakkad
2
Palolem
4
Panaji
6
Panchgani
2
Patnem Beach
1
Pelling
1
Perambalur
1
Pernem
1
Pondicherry
15
Port Blair
3
poona
14
Puri
2
Pushkar
44
Rajasthan
4
Ramakaklmedu
1
Ramnagar
1
Ranakpur
1
Rishikesh
48
Rohtak
1
Sadri
1
Satara
1
Satpura National Park
1
Sawai Madhopur
11
Shillong
2
Shimla
9
Somnath
1
Sorantho
1
Spiti
5
Srinagar
35
Sriperumbudur
1
Surat
2
Thane
1
Thanjavur
1
Thekkady
2
Tiruchchirāppalli
1
Tiruchirappalli
1
Tirupati
1
Tiruvannamalai
2
Trivandrum
8
Udaipur
57
Uttarakhand
1
Vadodara
1
Vagamon
2
Vagator
7
Varanasi
64
Varkala
20
Vijayawada
1
Visakhapatnam
1
Distretto di Wayanad
8
Yelagiri
1
Yercaud
1

All India 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 India. 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 India

FAQ on Hostels in India

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 India?

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 India 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 India 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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