All Hostels in Oamaru

Welcome to your detailed guide for Oamaru 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 Oamaru, Nova Zelândia. Compare prices for Oamaru 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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Oamaru 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 Oamaru, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

Total number of hostels

5

Average dorm price

$18

Average private room price

$68

Cheapest hostel in Oamaru

$19

(Empire Hotel Backpackers is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Oamaru

Oh no, zero party hostels here!

Average rating of all hostels

8.7

Hostels in Oamaru 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 Oamaru for Solo Travellers

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

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

Other Nearby Cities
Ranfurly Ranfurly (68 Km / 42 mi.)
Timaru Timaru (81 Km / 50 mi.)
Oturehua Oturehua (83 Km / 52 mi.)
Dunedin Dunedin (94 Km / 58 mi.)
Albury Albury (96 Km / 60 mi.)
Omarama Omarama (104 Km / 65 mi.)
Geraldine Geraldine (114 Km / 71 mi.)

FAQ about Oamaru Hostels

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

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FAQ about Oamaru Hostels

A hostel in Oamaru costs on average $18 for a dorm. A hostel in Oamaru with private rooms costs on average $68.

Hostelz.com shows all 5 Hostels in Oamaru. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

Oamaru Backpackers is the best hostel in Oamaru for families.

Hostelz.com compares prices for 5 hostels in Oamaru, Nova Zelândia.

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    Travel Tips for Oamaru - from the Community

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    Your Packing List for Oamaru

    Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Oamaru and Nova Zelândia.

    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 Oamaru