Sustainability Level 1
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Experience Gokarna with HostelExp

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17 Total Reviews
Perfect Location
Superb Staff
Fantastic Cleanliness

Property Description

HostelExp, Gokarna, is strategically located 300 meters away from Gokarna Main Beach. We are a vibrant, diverse, and responsible travelers' community in Gokarna, running a backpackers hostel by collaborating with locals, volunteers, and artists. If you want to know and experience the true Gokarna, this is the place.

HostelExp, Gokarna, offers different local experiences, yoga classes, a community kitchen, and much more. We have private rooms with patios and a few dormitory beds.

You will experience a relaxing (but not luxurious) stay by sharing farm space with cows, chickens, dogs, and other animals around the farm. Please do not complain to us about dogs or chickens disturbing you.

We do not have car parking facilities.
We have laundry facilities.
We offer homely local food like Masala Dosa, Thali, etc.
We have an in-house hand-poked tattoo studio.
We also run workshops and skill-sharing sessions. You are welcome to join our workshops and learn or offer one yourself if you have a skill you would like to share with others.

Property Policies
No groups larger than 3 people allowed.
No noise/music after 11 pm.
Be kind to the Experience Gokarna team.
Be kind to volunteers and locals.
Don't ask silly questions; look at the blackboard at the reception.
Do not disturb or harm animals around the farm.
Hang your wet clothes in the laundry drying area.
Cancellation policy: 3 days before arrival. In case of late cancellation or no show, you will be charged for the first night of your stay.
Check-in from 12:00 noon to 23:00.
Check-out before 10:00 AM.
Payment upon arrival by cash.
Taxes not included - 12%.
Breakfast not included.
We do not accept customers younger than 18 years of age.
Non-smoking in the rooms but have a smoking area.
Reception working period: 08:00~22:00.

Reviews & Ratings

17 Total Reviews
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Sustainability Level 1

This hostel has begun to introduce practices that result in a positive social and environmental impact, grasping the fundamentals of the Staircase to Sustainability.
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Latest Reviews

Apr 02, 2024
Best experience in gokarna Amazing vibes
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Couple, 31-40
Dec 24, 2023
Wonderful stay and place.
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Female, 25-30
Nov 21, 2023
Had an amazing experience staying here. The property is located in a calm locality and walkable from the beach. The rooms, bathrooms, etc. were clean. The staff was friendly and hospitable. Special mention to the property manager, Mr. Sunil for taking good care of all the guests. Overall, a good experience.
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Male, 25-30


  • Free

    • Linen Included
    • Free WiFi
  • General

    • Bicycle Parking
    • Breakfast Not Included
    • Fitness Centre
    • Adaptors
    • Fridge/Freezer
    • Ceiling fan
  • Services

    • Towels for hire
    • Luggage Storage
    • 24 Hour Reception
    • Housekeeping
    • Late check-out
  • Food & Drink

    • Meals Available
    • Cafe
    • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Entertainment

    • Board Games
    • Wi-Fi

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