We love this hostel! It gets our thumbs up for consistently high customer ratings and excellent quality scores.
When do you want to stay in New Orleans?
Enter dates to check availability
- Search for availability & prices
- 27 Aug 2019, 3 nights
- 2 Guests
- Change Search
Best Price Guarantee
If you find a booking cheaper on any other website, we'll refund you the difference.
Hostels you'll love
10 Million reviews from our community of travelers.
Your booking is guaranteed and we don't charge any booking fees.
Closest hostel to jazz fest, voodoo fest, city park, the museum and the cemeteries, all within easy walking distance.... More...
At The Quisby, you'll be treated to the cleanest and most comfortable hostel in the city plus fun social activities throughout the week and a 24 hour bar in the lobby.... More...
Auberge is on Euterpe stop on 24 hour St.Charles Streetcar. 8 minutes to Bourbon & Frenchmen. Free Breakfast, Free Linens, Free Wifi, Great Security.... More...
Located across the street from the French Quarter- our hostel is truly centrally located with quick access to must see attractions.... More...
Located in the French Quarter just 3 blocks from Bourbon street. Our Hostel is in a famous Historic 200 year old building with lots of character and charm... More...
Atlas House is New Orleans premiere guest house! Our location cannot be beat as we are the closest hostel to the French Quarter, the Amtrack Station, the St. Charles street car and St. Charles parade!... More...
Welcome to City House Hostels: New Orleans, our great hostel in the French Quarter.... More...
Originally built in 1831, Madame Isabelle's House in New Orleans is located close to the French Quarter offering hands-on experience on a traditional New Orleans' house and its settings.... More...
The Closest hostel to The Famous Jazz Festival and just minutes from the French Quarter on the famous street car line.... More...
The Original New Orleans Hostel. Experience the 'real' New Orleans with its cafes, 24 hour bars, coffee houses, great music... More...
Imagine landing in a place with Spanish architecture, where jazz music is played on every street corner and you can eat as much creole food as you can handle. With its rich cultural heritage, New Orleans, the largest city of Louisiana, looks like no other city in the US, which is exactly what makes it so appealing as a backpacking destination. Throw in the festive atmosphere for Mardi Gras and numerous festivals throughout the year and you’re in for a very entertaining holiday!
Our New Orleans hostels are all situated north of the Mississippi River, in the heart of the city. If you don’t want to break the bank for accommodation, note that most of the hostels in New Orleans are cheap and include breakfast. The best hostels in New Orleans also offer nightly social events. If you’re in New Orleans for the carnival spirit, look out for the hostel with nightly parties and drinking games in the garden. For insider tips, check whether your hostel offers free walking tours led by an expert local!
Book a New Orleans hostel in the French Quarter if you want to stay in the most famous neighbourhood in the city. Live jazz, colourful buildings, Cajun restaurants and completely wild nightlife are what you should expect here. Opt for the Garden District if you like elegant surroundings and want to try some of the finest restaurants in Nola, plus a fantastic selection of youth hostels. Treme, the city’s oldest African American neighbourhood, is known for its soulful vibe and incredible museums.
The famous French Quarter is a must-see – especially during Mardi Gras – and Preservation Hall is one of the best and most iconic music venues in the world. For more music venues, go to Frenchmen street in the Faubourg Marigny. In need of more adventure? How about kayaking with alligators?
Renting a car is a good option to visit New Orleans and Louisiana at you pace. However, note that parking can be a bit expensive and that free parking spaces are sometimes hard to find. If you stay right in the city centre, walking and streetcars are the most typical public transport of New Orleans.
Top rated hostels in New Orleans
- HI New Orleans New Orleans
- Auberge NOLA Hostel New Orleans
- Madame Isabelle's House in New Orleans New Orleans
- The Quisby New Orleans
- India House Backpackers Hostel New Orleans
- City House Hostel New Orleans New Orleans
- Atlas House New Orleans
- IHSP French Quarter House New Orleans
- Site 61 Hostel New Orleans
- Nola Jazz House New Orleans