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Finding the right place to stay when traveling can play a big part in helping you feel secure and get the most from the experience. Cheap beds can be found all across the globe in B&Bs and economy hotels, but staying in a hostel can offer travelers more than just a place to sleep for the night. Hostelbookers.com offers over 20,000 budget properties, hostels, cheap hotels, across the world which we bring to you. Click here to view and book budget accommodation with our Partners (Hostelbookers.com )
Staying in a Hostel
The shared accommodation makes hostels sociable; a great way to meet new friends and share tips for the road ahead. What’s more, with relaxed rules and self-catering facilities, they provide gap year travelers with freedom and independence. While the concept behind hostels remains the same, the days of basic, scruffy bunkhouses have long passed. Today’s hostels are increasingly chic and comfortable, responding to the high demand for affordable but quality backpacking accommodation around the world! Interiors are often decorated to a high, contemporary standard and ensure a good night’s sleep. With our Partners Hostelbookers.com, you can browse thousands of images, to find the right hostel for you, plus compare ratings and reviews from previous guests – which give you a clear idea of the other things you can’t see in photographs!
London, UK Book London, England with Hostelbookers.com
The city has a great transport network so you’re never too far from the action. Meander with the river Thames along the Southbank to visit the British Film Institute, National Theatre and Royal Festival Hall. You can shop along the famous Portobello Road market in trendy Notting Hill or stroll through Hyde Park and the Serpentine, the city’s largest green space. Stay in one of London’s former courthouses the ClinkHostel or the traditional Palmers Lodge which retains much of its Victorian charm and elegance. If you fancy being in the heart of the London’s bustling West End, try the YHA London Central just moments from Oxford Street.
Paris, France Book Paris, France with Hostelbookers.com
Explore the city that inspired so many artists, philosophers and writers of the bohemia. Once you have tackled the Musée du Louvre and the 35,000 works of art on display, continue on your artistic trail to the Musée d’Orsay or Centre Pompidou. Picnic on the grassy banks in the shadow of the 300m high Eiffel Tower or discover Les Catacombes, the morbidly fascinating tunnel of tombs beneath the city. For the trendy student life try Oops!Hostel in the Latin Quarter, surrounded by picturesque bars and cafes. Winner of a HostelBookers Award for Excellence in 2010, St Christopher’s Inn Paris boasts its own bar, internet cafe and nightclub. Le Régente Montmartre offers self-contained and nicely decorated rooms, a number of which have views of the Sacré Coeur.
Sydney, Australia Book Sydney, Australia with Hostelbookers.com
This city promises to be an action packed holiday destination. Boat tours round the famous Sydney Harbour with upward glances towards the Harbour Bridge – if you can’t manage the climb to the top. Beat the backpacking throng and head north up Bondi beach to watch the surfers from Mermaid Rocks or if you are feeling brave, grab your board and join in the fun. A winner of HostelBookers Awards for Excellence 2010, Base Sydney offers all the comforts of a top hostel. Nomads Westend Backpackers is centrally located close to the main station and major tourist attractions.
Auckland, New Zealand Book Auckland, New Zealand with Hostelbookers.com
Kick start your love affair with extreme sports in New Zealand and try a Sky Jump from the Skytower. Otherwise, there is pleasant ambling to be had through the fashionable areas of Ponsonby, Parnell and Devonport. The Auckland Museum is a great spot to explore Maori and Pacific Island culture and Rangitoto Island makes for a great day-trip out of town. BASE offers dorms and private rooms in its lively and social hostel. They host nightlife entertainment from the on-site bar, 2 Sky TV lounges and an internet café.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Book Rio de Janeiro, Brazil with Hostelbookers.com
Magnificent geography makes this city a phenomenal destination. In a single panoramic vista, you can feast your eyes on the iconic Corcovado Mountain with Christ the Redeemer at its summit, the cable car making its way to the top of Sugar Loaf and the sweeping curve of Copacabana and Ipanema beaches where the beautiful people meet. Spend the evening savoring Samba rhythms in Lapa, Rio’s buzzing nightlife district. Walk on the Beach Hostel is, as the name suggests, a short stroll from the beach. And not any old beach, the one and only Copacabana! El Misti Hostel offers a free airport or bus station pick-up service and also a complimentary breakfast. Transport is nearby so you have easy access to the rest of the city.
Buenos Aires, Argentina Book Buenos Aires, Argentina with Hostelbookers.com
Living, breathing and dreaming the sport, Buenos Aires does football with a difference. You will be caught up in the laughing, bouncing, cheering and dancing along with the rest of the crowd at the Bombonera stadium. Discover the world’s first religious theme park at Tierra Santa or turn your feet to tango at a traditional Milongas. The Malba-Fundaciόn Constantini has a wonderful collection of works by contemporary Argentinean masters including Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and Tarsila do Amaral. Buenos Aires has a fantastic range of hostels. The Art Factory promises a colorful stay in a huge antique mansion with a host of graphic designers, street artists and architects contributing to the unique décor. Puerto Limon Hostel is within 10 minutes of the major tourist attractions and Reina Madre Hostel offers both dorm and private rooms from as little as $15 a night.
Tokyo, Japan Book Tokyo, Japan with Hostelbookers.com
Seek out the traditional as well as the ultra-modern in this technological mega city. Once you have had your fill of gadgets and gizmos at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation try Oedo Onsen Monogatari, a hot-spring theme park that recreates the bath houses of the Edo-period. In true Japanese fashion, Tokyo Hostel offers the latest in DVD and Playstation entertainment with free Wi-Fi in the lobby. Sakura Hostel Asakusa is in the centre of Tokyo’s historic center, close to temples, pagodas, and shrines.
Bangkok, Thailand Book Bangkok, Thailand with Hostelbookers.com
Travelers will be drawn to the areas of PhraNakorn and Dusi for the main tourist attractions. The wonderful Grand Palace includes the most dazzling Wat Phra Kaeo temple. As the home of Red Bull, expect nothing less than excitable night owls who party hard. Puppet performances, ladyboy cabaret and boxing at the national stadium are popular Thai pastimes. The homely Udee Bangkok has air-conditioning in both its private rooms and dormitories. The Refill Now! Hostel lives up to its ‘high-style, low-cost’ promise. The contemporary décor, swimming pool and lush garden will banish those budget blues.