Award-winning hostels 2015

Award-winning hostels 2015

Free bananas, ocean views and rooftop bars

We just crowned the very best hostels in the world at the annual Hoscar awards – read on to find out where you should be laying your head this year and check out our full list of winners!

Top 3 hostels in Europe

Home Lisbon Hostel in Portugal
Yes! Lisbon Hostel in Portugal (pictured below)
Mosquito Hostel in Poland

Lisbon Hostel

Top 3 hostels in North America

M Montreal in Canada
Planet Traveler in Canada
Montreal Central in Canada

Top 3 hostels in South America
Green Haven Hostel in Brazil
Discovery Hostel in Brazil
Barra Beach Club Oceanfront Hostel in Brazil

Top 3 hostels in Africa
Atlantic Point Backpackers in South Africa
The Backpack in South Africa
Equity Point Marrakech in Morocco (pictured below)

Equity Point Marrakech Morocco

Top 3 hostels in Oceania

Adventure Queenstown Hostel in New Zealand
Travellers Oasis in Australia
Bounce Sydney in Australia

Top 3 hostels in Asia
Mojzo Inn in Vietnam
Khaosan Tokyo Kabuki in Japan
Banana Hostel in Taiwan (pictured below)

banana hostel taiwan

Top 3 extra-large hostels worldwide

PLUS Berlin in Germany
HI – Boston Hostel in USA
HI – Chicago Hostel in USA

Top 3 large hostels worldwide

Kinlay Eyre Square Hostel in Ireland
LOL hostel Siracusa in Italy (pictured below)
Pairwana Hostel Cusco in Peru

LOL hostel Siracusa

Top 3 medium hostels worldwide

Home Lisbon Hostel in Portugal
Yes! Lisbon Hostel in Portugal
Tattva Design Hostel in Portugal (pictured below)


Top 3 small hostels worldwide

Adventure Queenstown Hostel in New Zealand
Hostel Majdas in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Mosquito Hostel in Poland

Tattva Design Hostel

The awards are based on around a million reviews and ratings from travelers who have actually stayed in the hostel over the last 12 months, so we can say with some authority that these are the very best hostels in the world right now. View all of this year’s winners here and book your stay in an award-winning hostel!

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