Hostels in León, Nicaragua

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

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

FAQ about León Hostels

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

A hostel in León costs on average $9 for a dorm. A hostel in León with private rooms costs on average $28. shows all 22 Hostels in León. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.
ViaVia Leon is the best rated hostel in León for female solo travellers. compares prices for 22 hostels in León, Nicaragua. We list for you other cheap places to stay in León such as
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Poco a Poco Hostel is the best rated hostel for partying in León.

It offers: Bar.

Your Packing List for León

Your Packing List for León

Pack smart, not hard

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

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:

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

León 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 León, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
22 Total number of hostels
$9 Average dorm price
$28 Average private room price
$8 Cheapest hostel in León
Hostal El Jardin is the cheapest
10 Party hostels in León
Poco a Poco Hostel is the best rated
Most León hostels are located in
Barrio San Juan
6.7 Average rating of all hostels

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Playa San Diego (66 Km / 41 mi.)
Jiquilillo (71 Km / 44 mi.)

Travel Tips for León - from the Community

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