6 Hostels Around The World That Feel Like Five-Star Accomodation

Staying in a hostel is a real high-risk, high-reward game. Some are amazing, with loads of people to meet, strong Wi-Fi and a killer breakfast buffet. But some are a little scummy, loud or just not comfortable. Here are some of the best top-rated places by city or country if you’ve got a specific destination in mind.

1. The Roadhouse, Prague.

Best for: Solo travellers who want to meet other people without staying in a party hostel. Less than two years old, this hostel is modern and – most importantly – clean. It’s got a 9.9 average rating which is practically unheard of.

2. Soul Kitchen, St Petersburg.

This hostel, located right on the river, is close to all the attractions and places you’ll want to visit in St. Petersburg. They’ve got a TV room AND a reading room, and also offer free international calls so you can let your mum know that you’re still alive. Best for: People travelling alone, or couples who want to stay in a private room for a low cost.

3. We Love F. Tourists, Lisbon.

Housed in a refurbished building that dates back 250 years, this hostel is the best in the area. It’s got views of the nearby castle, and has free breakfast, bike hire and a bar. Best for: Female travellers, who rated it the best in the world.

4. Stamps Backpackers, Chang Mai.

There are a LOT of hostels in Chang Mai, but this one really stands out. It’s got private bed areas in each dorm room, plus a chef who whips up some amazing recipes and offers classes. Best for: People who like having their own space while travelling.

5. Travellers Oasis, Cairns.

If you’ve ever been to Cairns, you’ll know how important it is to stay near a body of water at all times. This hostel has an outdoor pool, and is also located right next to the train station for maximum convenience. Best for: Travellers who want to spend some time lounging at the hostel.

6. Adventure Q2, Queenstown.

If you’ve ever been to Cairns, you’ll know how important it is to stay near a body of water at all times. This hostel has an outdoor pool, and is also located right next to the train station for maximum convenience. Best for: Travellers who want to spend some time lounging at the hostel.

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