12 Hostels in Dunedin, ニュージーランド

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Dunedin, ニュージーランド. You can choose from 12 Dunedin hostels. In total, there are 15 cheap places to stay in Dunedin such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $17 for a dorm.

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Dunedin 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 Dunedin, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

Total number of hostels


Average dorm price


Average private room price


Cheapest hostel in Dunedin


(Chalet Backpackers is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Dunedin


(On Top Backpackers is the best rated)

Most Dunedin hostels are located in

Corner Moary Place and Filleul Street

Average rating of all hostels


Hostels in Dunedin 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 Dunedin for Solo Travellers

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

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

Other Nearby Cities
Milton Milton (50 Km / 31 mi.)
Ranfurly Ranfurly (88 Km / 55 mi.)
Catlins Catlins (90 Km / 56 mi.)
Owaka Owaka (91 Km / 56 mi.)
オマルー オマルー (94 Km / 58 mi.)
Oturehua Oturehua (107 Km / 67 mi.)
Alexandra Alexandra (112 Km / 70 mi.)

FAQ about Dunedin Hostels

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

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FAQ about Dunedin Hostels

A hostel in Dunedin costs on average $17 for a dorm. A hostel in Dunedin with private rooms costs on average $43.

Hostelz.com shows all 12 Hostels in Dunedin. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

Chalet Backpackers is the best hostel in Dunedin for families.

Hostelz.com compares prices for 12 hostel in Dunedin, ニュージーランド. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Dunedin such as

  • 1 hotel
  • 1 guesthouse
  • 1 apartment

This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Dunedin.

Travel Tips for Dunedin - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Dunedin

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Dunedin and ニュージーランド.

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 Dunedin