39 Hostels in Koh Tao, Thailandia

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Koh Tao, Thailandia. You can choose from 39 Koh Tao hostels. In total, there are 55 cheap places to stay in Koh Tao such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $7 for a dorm.

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Koh Tao 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 Koh Tao, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Party hostels in Koh Tao


(Deishaview Jungle Hostel is the best rated)

Most Koh Tao hostels are located in

Mae Haad, sairee beach, Koh Phangan

Average rating of all hostels


Hostels in Koh Tao 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 Koh Tao for Solo Travellers

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

Guess what? Koh Tao is also named and spelled Ko Tao - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.

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

Other Nearby Cities
Koh Phangan Koh Phangan (43 Km / 27 mi.)
Koh Samui Koh Samui (68 Km / 42 mi.)
Lipa Noi Lipa Noi (68 Km / 42 mi.)
Ko Samet Ko Samet (71 Km / 44 mi.)
Chumphon Chumphon (85 Km / 53 mi.)
Don Sak Don Sak (88 Km / 55 mi.)
Khanom Khanom (99 Km / 62 mi.)

FAQ about Koh Tao Hostels

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

Find your quick answer here
FAQ about Koh Tao Hostels

A hostel in Koh Tao costs on average $11 for a dorm. A hostel in Koh Tao with private rooms costs on average $322.

Hostelz.com shows all 39 Hostels in Koh Tao. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

Assava Dive Resort is the best hostel in Koh Tao for families.

Hostelz.com compares prices for 39 hostels in Koh Tao, Thailandia. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Koh Tao such as

  • 8 hotels
  • 6 guesthouses
  • 2 apartments
This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Koh Tao.

Deishaview Jungle Hostel is the best rated hostel for partying in Koh Tao.
It offers: Bar, Nightclub.

Travel Tips for Koh Tao - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Koh Tao

Hostel? Check! Now le0t's have at your hostel packing list for Koh Tao and Thailandia.

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 Koh Tao