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Hostels in Europe

We have 5402 hostels in 929 cities in Europe with an average rating of 7.9 based on 3,469,193 reviews.

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9.1 Superb Astor Museum Inn From US$20.37
8.7 Fabulous Palmers Lodge - Swiss Cottage From US$15.28
8.7 Fabulous St Christopher's Oasis-Female Only From US$15.15
8.7 Fabulous Astor Kensington From US$15.91
8.7 Fabulous The Walrus Hostel From US$21.50


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9.2 Superb Cocomama From US$44.48
9.0 Superb Flying Pig Downtown From US$26.90
8.8 Fabulous Shelter Jordan From US$28.51
8.8 Fabulous Shelter City From US$28.51
8.7 Fabulous Flying Pig Uptown From US$23.38


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9.4 Superb EastSeven Berlin Hostel From US$17.45
9.1 Superb PLUS Berlin From US$12.54
9.0 Superb Wombats City Hostel Berlin From US$14.83
8.8 Fabulous Heart of Gold Hostel From US$12.58
9.3 Superb Circus Hostel From US$14.79


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9.7 Superb Hostel One Sants From US$19.16
9.4 Superb Sant Jordi Alberg From US$18.13
9.4 Superb Itaca Hostel From US$17.33
9.7 Superb Hostel One Paralelo From US$21.17
9.3 Superb Pars Teatro hostel From US$6.16


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8.5 Fabulous St Christopher's Inn Canal From US$18.13
8.4 Fabulous Absolute Paris Boutique Hostel From US$28.51
8.4 Fabulous Plug Inn Montmartre by Hiphophostels From US$28.08
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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!

Whether you’re backpacking with your crew, 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! 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.

Nowadays, you don’t have to break the bank to travel abroad. In our directory, you will find several amazingly cheap hostels in Europe. 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.

Hostel prices in Europe vary, but If you are travelling on a budget, you might consider visiting Eastern Europe. Countries like Hungary, Czech Republic or Poland will provide you with entertainment and culture like any other country in Europe but you will be able to book cheap accommodation as you can find youth hostels in these countries for less than 10£ a night. Portugal, a trendy destination for backpackers, is another cheap option if you want to travel West. If your budget is more flexible, you can visit Europe’s most popular destinations like England, France, Spain or Italy.

Europe has a lot to offer: amazing landscapes, culturally rich countries, different types of food and numerous places to keep you entertained. You can choose to visit the most popular European sites, but you can also get a more authentic feeling of the different European countries by wandering of the beaten tracks.

If you want to explore several places in Europe during your stay, you should consider interrailing. Hostels are usually 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.

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