Hostels in Salvador, Brasil

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

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

FAQ about Salvador Hostels

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

A hostel in Salvador costs on average $11 for a dorm. A hostel in Salvador with private rooms costs on average $36. shows all 39 Hostels in Salvador. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.
Albergue o Principe is the best hostel in Salvador for families. compares prices for 39 hostel in Salvador, Brasil. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Salvador such as
  • 8 hotel
  • 15 guesthouse
  • 1 apartment

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

Red River Hostel is the best rated hostel for partying in Salvador.

It offers: Bar.

Your Packing List for Salvador

Your Packing List for Salvador

Pack smart, not hard

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

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

Salvador 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 Salvador, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
39 Total number of hostels
$11 Average dorm price
$36 Average private room price
$5 Cheapest hostel in Salvador
Hostel Itapua is the cheapest
19 Party hostels in Salvador
Red River Hostel is the best rated
Most Salvador hostels are located in
Barra, Pelourinho, Santo Antonio
5.5 Average rating of all hostels

Other Nearby Cities

Itaparica (20 Km / 13 mi.)
Ilha de Itaparica (20 Km / 12 mi.)
Lauro de Freitas (22 Km / 13 mi.)
Camaçari (37 Km / 23 mi.)
Morro de São Paulo (63 Km / 39 mi.)
Praia do Forte (70 Km / 43 mi.)
Cairu (81 Km / 51 mi.)

Travel Tips for Salvador - from the Community

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