20 Hostels in Pokhara, Nepal

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Pokhara, Nepal. You can choose from 20 Pokhara hostels. In total, there are 76 cheap places to stay in Pokhara such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $3 for a dorm.

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

Total number of hostels


Average dorm price


Average private room price


Cheapest hostel in Pokhara


(Pokhara Youth Hostel is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Pokhara


(Hostel The Billabong Garden is the best rated)

Most Pokhara hostels are located in


Average rating of all hostels


Hostels in Pokhara 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 Pokhara for Solo Travellers

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

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

Other Nearby Cities
Tansen Tansen (61 Km / 38 mi.)
Gorkha Gorkha (70 Km / 44 mi.)
Sauraha Sauraha (92 Km / 57 mi.)
Chitwan Chitwan (92 Km / 57 mi.)
Catmandu Catmandu (147 Km / 91 mi.)
Patan Patan (148 Km / 92 mi.)
Changunarayan Changunarayan (155 Km / 97 mi.)

FAQ about Pokhara Hostels

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

Find your quick answer here
FAQ about Pokhara Hostels

A hostel in Pokhara costs on average $6 for a dorm. A hostel in Pokhara with private rooms costs on average $21.

Hostelz.com shows all 20 Hostels in Pokhara. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

Aroma Tourist Hostel and Nepalaya Eco Hostel are the best rated hostels in Pokhara for female solo travellers.

Hostelz.com compares prices for 20 hostel in Pokhara, Nepal. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Pokhara such as

  • 31 hotel
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This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Pokhara.

Gauri Shankar Backpackers Hostel is the best rated hostel for partying in Pokhara.
It offers: Bar.

Travel Tips for Pokhara - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Pokhara

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

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 Pokhara