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Best Chiang Mai hostels

Most recommended Chiang Mai hostels

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Trekker Camp - Chiang Mai - Building
Trekker Camp
7.9 Good
Chang KhlanR147+
R147+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Baan Ploy In - Chiang Mai - Dining room
Baan Ploy In
8.6 Very Good
Chiang Mai Old CityR289+
R289+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
OYO 928 Leaf Hostel
7.4 Good
R169+
R169+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Sylvis Hostel Chiangmai
8.3 Very Good
R395+
R395+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
i-smile & U2 Hostel
8.3 Very Good
R301+
R301+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Sherloft Home & Hostel
9.1 Wonderful
Chiang Mai Old CityR603+
R603+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Lanna Hostel
7.5 Good
Chiang Mai Old CityR207+
R207+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Starnong Café & Hostel
6.4 Okay
Chiang Mai Old CityR226+
R226+
Free Wi-Fi
B Samcook Home16
9.6 Wonderful
R1 805+
R1 805+
Parking
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
J Giant Hostel
7.9 Good
Chiang Mai Old CityR188+
R188+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Kayan Hostel
8.2 Very Good
Chiang Mai Old CityR338+
R338+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Green Sleep Hostel
9.2 Wonderful
Chiang Mai Old CityR264+
R264+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
The Siri House
Chiang Mai Old CityR1 091+
R1 091+
Free Wi-Fi
U2 & i-smile Hostel
8.2 Very Good
R282+
R282+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Nearthepark Backpack Hostel 2
7.3 Good
Chiang Mai Old CityR150+
R150+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning

Chiang Mai hostels near the city centre

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The Common Hostel - Chiang Mai - Lobby
The Common Hostel
9 Wonderful
Chiang Mai Old CityR282+
R282+
Le Light House & Hostel - Chiang Mai
Le Light House & Hostel
9 Wonderful
Chiang Mai Old CityR207+
R207+

How much is a Chiang Mai hostel?

Here are our most popular & best value hostels

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3 stars

Good to know

Low season

February

High season

December

Average price (weeknight)

R159

Average price (weekend night)

R258
Cheapest month to stay with an average 46% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 84% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hostel in Chiang Mai

Price per night / 3-star hostel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
Average nightly price per month
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Top tips for finding Chiang Mai hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Chiang Mai, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Chiang Mai in February and July.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Chiang Mai if you stay on a Monday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Thursday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 43 days before your stay to get the best price for a Chiang Mai hostel.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Chiang Mai

  • What are the best hostels near Sunday Walking Street Market?

    Sunday Walking Street Market is a popular area in Chiang Mai and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Shapel Hostel and Cafe or Pinghostel for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Sunday Walking Street Market.

  • How much does a hostel cost in Chiang Mai?

    Hostel prices in Chiang Mai can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Chiang Mai is R25 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as R5 in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hostel in Chiang Mai for tonight?

    The best price a KAYAK user has found for a 3-star hostel in Chiang Mai in the last 3 hours was R5 and the lowest priced 4-star hostel was R8. The cheapest hostel found on KAYAK for tonight is R5.

  • How much is a hostel in Chiang Mai for this weekend?

    In the last 72 hours, KAYAK users have booked Chiang Mai hostel for this weekend for as low as R5. Users have also found 3 star hotels from R5 and 4-star plus hotels from R8.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a hostel than in a hotel in Chiang Mai?

    The average price for a night in a hostel in Chiang Mai is R25 compared to R61 for a night in a hotel.

Where to find the best hostels in Chiang Mai?

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