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Hostels in Europe

We have 5319 hostels in 925 cities in Europe with an average rating of 7.9 based on 3,219,702 reviews.

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8.8 Fabulous Astor Museum Inn From US$22.33
8.7 Fabulous Palmers Lodge - Swiss Cottage From US$16.74
8.7 Fabulous Astor Hyde Park From US$22.33
8.6 Fabulous St Christopher's Hammersmith From US$15.21
8.4 Fabulous The Walrus Hostel From US$22.33


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9.1 Superb Cocomama From US$30.73
8.9 Fabulous Flying Pig Downtown From US$29.00
8.8 Fabulous Flying Pig Uptown From US$18.87
8.7 Fabulous St Christopher's at The Winston From US$31.53
8.7 Fabulous Shelter City From US$24.58


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9.7 Superb Hostel One Sants From US$19.79
9.4 Superb Sant Jordi Alberg From US$18.31
9.3 Superb 360 Hostel Barcelona From US$15.86
9.3 Superb Itaca Hostel From US$18.31
9.8 Superb Hostel One Paralelo From US$22.62


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9.4 Superb Jetpak Alternative From US$27.04
9.4 Superb EastSeven Berlin Hostel From US$18.81
9.2 Superb PLUS Berlin From US$11.06
9.1 Superb Wombats City Hostel Berlin From US$14.75
9.2 Superb Circus Hostel From US$24.52


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Europe is home to more than 450 UNESCO World Heritage sites, from seaside landscapes to national parks, caves, mines and architectural wonders. There is enough history and culture in Europe to keep you entertained for a lifetime!

No matter where you want to stay on the continent, there are thousands of youth hostels in Europe to choose from, be it in capital cities or smaller ones. And if you want to explore several places in Europe during your stay, you should consider interrailing. Hostels are centrally located and it shouldn’t be a problem for you to find a bed close to the stations of the cities you plan to visit.

Whether you’re backpacking with your tribe, enjoying a long weekend with your significant other, or travelling solo, we have accommodation in Europe for everybody. You can choose to book a bed in a dorm with fellow travellers or have your own private room. Look for Hoscar winner hostels to stay in one of the best hostels in Europe or if you want to travel in style, check our guide to luxury youth hostels in Europe. And for the Epicureans, we also have gastro-hostels and party hostels!

Nowadays, you don’t have to break the bank to travel abroad. In our directory, you will find several amazingly cheap hostels. Read hostel descriptions carefully, some of them offer freebies from breakfast to walking tours and yoga lessons. If you don’t want to spend much on activities either, here are 50 things to do for free in Europe.

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