Our annual HOSCAR awards recognise the most amazing hostels around the world based on a whopping one million reviews from you, the people who went out to #MeetTheWorld in 2017! We want to say a massive thank you for taking the time to contribute to our community. ❤

So, next time you're wondering where to stay in Porto or looking for the perfect hostel for your backpacking trip through Colombia, why not take a look at this year's winning hostels for inspiration? ✈

Why Hostels Are Great For Couples

If you think hostels are no longer an option once you’ve found your perfect match, think again! All the reasons you love staying in hostels on solo trips or with your friends

Go French Yourself: The Best Hostels in Paris

Wondering where to find the best hostels in Paris? From the heights of Montmartre to the good vibes of the Quartier Latin or the beautiful streets of  Le Marais, we picked the 12 b

The Best Clubs in Amsterdam for a 24/7 Party

Beautiful, sloping architecture, cosy bars and canal-lined streets are all central to Amsterdam’s enduring appeal. But once the sun goes down, the city comes into its own.