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Best Vienna hostels

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Do Step Inn - Vienna - Bedroom
Do Step Inn
7.5 Good
Rudolfsheim-FünfhausR1 772+
R1 772+
Free Wi-Fi
a&t Holiday Hostel - Vienna - Lobby
a&t Holiday Hostel
7.3 Good
Free Wi-Fi
St Christopher's Vienna
8.4 Very Good
FavoritenR2 027+
R2 027+
Free Wi-Fi
Westend City Hostel
7.3 Good
MariahilfR3 287+
R3 287+
Free Wi-Fi
Palace Hostel Vienna
7.6 Good
OttakringR1 765+
R1 765+
Free Wi-Fi
Wombat's The Base
Rudolfsheim-FünfhausR2 401+
R2 401+
Free Wi-Fi
Vienna Hostel Ruthensteiner
9 Wonderful
Rudolfsheim-FünfhausR1 854+
R1 854+
Free Wi-Fi
Elisabeth Hostel
5.9 Fair
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
«Go West» guest rooms
8.6 Very Good
Rudolfsheim-FünfhausR1 595+
R1 595+
Free Wi-Fi
Workbase Hostel
8.3 Very Good
LiesingR1 546+
R1 546+
Free Wi-Fi

Vienna hostels near the city centre

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Wombat's City Hostel Vienna Naschmarkt - Vienna - Bedroom
Wombat's City Hostel Vienna Naschmarkt
8.6 Very Good
WiedenR2 173+
R2 173+
Ch-Hostel - Vienna
7.8 Good
Innere StadtR735+
Elegance Studio Hotel Wien
8.6 Very Good
Innere StadtR3 984+
R3 984+

How much is a Vienna hostel?

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When to book a hostel in Vienna

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Top tips for finding Vienna hostel deals

  • Vienna hostels have a reputation for being clean and friendly. They are also renowned for being conveniently located near wonderful tourist attractions. As such, if you choose to stay at one of the lovely hostels in this city, you'll enjoy clean facilities, superb customer care, and easy access to various attraction sites. If you'd like to enjoy the benefits mentioned above, you should consider staying at the remarkable a&t Holiday Hostel Vienna. A modern hostel located at the heart of the city, this hostel is one you should consider staying in as it has adequate free parking spots, a superbly furnished and comfortable shared lounge, state-of-the-art laundry facilities, and round-the-clock security professionals.
  • Westend City Hostel is another hostel present in the list of top Vienna hostels worth staying at. Housed in a historic building built in 1876, this hostel is regarded by many locals as one of the most elegant Vienna hostels. While staying here, you'll have unlimited access to a stellar library, a game room, well-equipped, and functional shared kitchens, and an on-site ATM. From your room, you'll be able to admire the quiet Vienna streets which pass near the hostel. Thus, if you enjoy staying in peaceful environments, this hostel is perfect.
  • Suppose you plan on traveling to Vienna with your spouse, children, or friends. In that case, you should consider booking rooms at the wondrous Vienna Hostel Ruthensteiner, situated near attractions such as Raimund Theater and Hofmobiliendepot Möbel Museum. If you decide to stay with your loved ones at this hostel, you'll have access to vending machines, a picnic area, a garden, numerous private and shared bathrooms, and affordable family rooms. It's fair to state that here, you'll get value for your money.
  • Lastly, you should check out the astounding Jugendgästehaus Brigittenau if you plan on visiting Vienna for business purposes. Conveniently located in the 20 Brigittenau District, this hostel is perfect for business travelers as it is located near the Vienna business district. It is also ideal for business travelers because it has impressive meeting facilities. Given that it features a beautiful patio, shared TV area, and on-site water sports facilities, you'll have a fun business trip at this hostel.
  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Vienna, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Vienna in March and May.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Vienna if you stay on a Friday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Sunday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 74 days before your stay to get the best price for a Vienna hostel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hostel in Vienna found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was R1 598, while the most expensive was R1 598.
  • Don’t know how much time you need to see all the sights? KAYAK users usually book their hostel in Vienna for 1 day.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Vienna

  • What are the best hostels near Vienna Central Station?

    Vienna Central Station is a popular area in Vienna and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Nice Central City Room or St Christopher's Vienna for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Vienna Central Station.

  • How much does a hostel cost in Vienna?

    Hostel prices in Vienna can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Vienna is R143 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as R24 in the last 3 days.

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

    The average price for a night in a hostel in Vienna is R143 compared to R203 for a night in a hotel.

Where to find the best hostels in Vienna?

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