We're the world's leading travel app & trip planner for budget backpackers looking for the best hostels, fun adventures, and like-minded travellers. You can now make friends before you leave on your flight thanks to new features.
With our super social features, you can make new travel friends:
- As soon as you book, you can chat and connect with fellow hostel guests.
- Join local chat groups based on your interests to share experiences that are right up your alley.
- Travelers' profiles from around the world can be viewed here so you can see where they have been.
- You can see who will be staying at your hostel at any given time.
- Expand your travel network & build your own traveler profile.
- Find top tips for your next adventure by joining our online community and sharing memes.
Discover unmissable locations for affordable accommodation:
- More than 16,500 hostels in 180 countries are available to search.
- Hostels in Southeast Asia and Europe range from cheap to eco-friendly.
- Book a private room or a shared dormitory room (all or mixed gender options are available).
- On our booking app, you can filter rooms based on location, price, type, and amenities.
- Hostels that suit all budgets. Everyone should be able to travel.
Trusted, tried, and tested travel app:
- For over 20 years, we have helped backpackers and solo travelers "Meet the World"
- More than 13 million genuine reviews from passionate travelers
- The value of the property, the location, the atmosphere, etc. was rated by previous guests.
Experiences and events can be found by visiting:
- Find out what's happening in the hostel and around the area.
- Meeting like-minded travelers is easy when you find FREE activities.
- There are fun backpacker and solo travel experiences to suit everyone. A variety of activities are available, including walking tours, yoga, and pub crawls
- Travel with Roamies and stay in hostels around the world while exploring iconic destinations.
The following are just a few of the perks:
- All hostel reservations are subject to a FREE cancellation policy (we realize plans may change).
- Using 'Hostel Speak', you can translate 43 languages.
- Make finding the right hostel near you easier by using your location.
- View your future room by browsing accommodation photos.
- Access your booking information 24/7, whether you're connected to the internet or not.
- The interactive 'My Map' feature lets you see where you've been.
Featured in our 'Top Destinations' section, our hostels in London, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Bangkok and more are perfect for backpacking or gap year adventures
We have hostels all over the world for everyone!
In other words, anyone can:
- Whatever your budget, whether you're a veteran backpacker or just starting out
- Your first backpacking trip as a gap year student
- In every corner of the world, I make friends as a solo traveler
- An adventure tour with a group of friends
- Want to go backpacking or take a cheap vacation?
It doesn't matter where you are:
- Featuring exclusive travel deals, our app gives you access to the biggest choice of accommodation at the lowest prices
- Explore 180 countries and find accommodation
- Beach, city, and jungle hostels
- In a few clicks, you can book accommodations around the globe
- Book anytime, anywhere. The best hostels in the world are at your fingertips, no matter where you are in the world!
It is best to stay in hostels and find them on Hostelworld." - Elite Daily
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