All Hostels in Mossel Bay

Welcome to your detailed guide for Mossel Bay 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 Mossel Bay, Sudafrica. Compare prices for Mossel Bay 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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Mossel Bay 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 Mossel Bay, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Cheapest hostel in Mossel Bay


(Santos Express Train Lodge is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Mossel Bay


(Mile Crunchers Backpackers is the best rated)

Most Mossel Bay hostels are located in

Santos Beach

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Hostels in Mossel Bay 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 Mossel Bay for Solo Travellers

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

Guess what? Mossel Bay is also named and spelled Mosselbaai - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.

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

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Sedgefield Sedgefield (63 Km / 39 mi.)
Oudtshoorn Oudtshoorn (65 Km / 40 mi.)
Garden Route Garden Route (82 Km / 51 mi.)
Knysna Knysna (85 Km / 53 mi.)

FAQ about Mossel Bay Hostels

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

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FAQ about Mossel Bay Hostels

A hostel in Mossel Bay costs on average $9 for a dorm. A hostel in Mossel Bay with private rooms costs on average $38. shows all 6 Hostels in Mossel Bay. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay. compares prices for 6 hostels in Mossel Bay, Sudafrica.

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    Mile Crunchers Backpackers is the best rated hostel for partying in Mossel Bay.
    It offers: Pub Crawls, Bar.

    Travel Tips for Mossel Bay - from the Community

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    Your Packing List for Mossel Bay

    Hostel? Check! Now le0t's have at your hostel packing list for Mossel Bay and Sudafrica.

    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 Mossel Bay