All Hostels in Big Island

Welcome to your detailed guide for Big Island 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 Big Island, Stati Uniti. Compare prices for Big Island hostels in one easy click - simple. Add your travel dates and watch as all hostel booking sites, including Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and Booking.com, highlight their best price and room availability during your stay.

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Big Island 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 Big Island, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

Total number of hostels

14

Average dorm price

$50

Average private room price

$125

Cheapest hostel in Big Island

$23

(Volcano Rainforest Hostel is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Big Island

Oh no, zero party hostels here!

Most Big Island hostels are located in

Hilo, Pahoa, Kailua-Kona

Average rating of all hostels

7.6

Hostels in Big Island 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 Big Island for Solo Travellers

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

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

Other Nearby Cities
Maui Maui (154 Km / 96 mi.)

FAQ about Big Island Hostels

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

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FAQ about Big Island Hostels

A hostel in Big Island costs on average $50 for a dorm. A hostel in Big Island with private rooms costs on average $125.

Hostelz.com shows all 14 Hostels in Big Island. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

Hostelz.com compares prices for 14 hostels in Big Island, Stati Uniti.

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    Travel Tips for Big Island - from the Community

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    Pack smart, not hard

    Your Packing List for Big Island

    Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Big Island and Stati Uniti.

    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 Big Island